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Annual Governance & Accountability Return

The annual audit of the Annual Governance & Accountability Return for Boughton Parish Council for the year ended 31st March 2018 has now been completed and the accounts have been published. The accounts are available for inspection by any local government elector of the area of Boughton Parish Council on application to the Clerk, […]

By |September 6th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

New PCSO for Boughton

Boughton Parish Council has recently agreed to share the cost of a Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) with four other Spratton Ward parishes (Church and Chapel Brampton, Harlestone, Pitsford and Spratton). This means that one PCSO will be concentrating on just five villages instead of the current 44 villages in the Daventry area that […]

By |August 13th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Democracy in Daventry – Question Time on 14th July

A special Question Time event will be held in Daventry on Saturday 14th July, designed to give local residents a chance to find out more about local government reorganisation across Northamptonshire.

Speakers include Chris Heaton Harris MP, Cllr Ken Ritchie and Professor Colin Copus.

The Eventbrite link is https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/democracy-in-daventry-question-time-tickets-47769723529

The event will give local people the opportunity […]

By |July 9th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Rural communities encouraged to use online crime reporting facility

Rural residents and workers are being encouraged to use an online reporting form to alert police to any suspicious or criminal activity in their area.

Northamptonshire Police’s rural crime team, whose remit includes wildlife and heritage crime, wants to hear from people about anything which strikes them as out of the ordinary.

PC Abbey Anstead said: […]

By |July 1st, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Public Spaces Protection Order Consultation – Enhanced Dog Control Powers

Daventry District Council is considering amending a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO), giving its enforcement officers broader powers to deal with dog owners who fail to properly control their pets in public open spaces across the district. As well as testing those laws already in place, the Council is keen to take advantage of […]

By |June 20th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Moulton Lane Road Closure

NCC Highways will be closing Moulton Lane, Boughton for Micro Asphalt works on Thursday, Friday and Monday (21st,22nd,25th). This will between approx. 9:00 and 15:00 to allow for school access.

By |June 19th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Local Government Reform in Northamptonshire

Important consultation – have your say to help us design the future of local government

Consultation on a re-structure of local government in Northamptonshire starts today, with opportunities for all residents, businesses and other stakeholders in the county to have their say.

All eight authorities in Northamptonshire are working on a proposal for the Secretary of […]

By |June 19th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Gladman Developments – Land off Holly Lodge Drive

At the Hearing in the High Court last Tuesday 12th June 2018 the Court ordered that Gladman Developments application for permission to challenge the Secretary of State’s appeal decision be refused.

However, Gladman Developments still have the right to appeal that decision to the Court of Appeal.


By |June 19th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Daventry District Neighbourhood Policing Review and Highlights

Dear Sir/Madam
In response to requests across our district for information about local/neighbourhood policing, please find attached a couple of documents below this statement in response to feedback last year that this kind of communication is well-received and regarded. One document is my overview of policing in Daventry and the other one is a snapshot […]

By |May 29th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments

Publication of Parish Council Accounting Statements 2017-2018

Boughton Parish Council’s Accounting Statements for the financial year ending 31st March 2018 have now been published and are available for public inspection commencing Monday 4th June and ending on Friday 13th July 2018. Application to inspect the accounting records can be made to the Clerk to the Council on 01604 882527 or email […]

By |May 29th, 2018|Local News|0 Comments