Latest News From Boughton

Winter Driving Tips

As the darker nights draw in and the mornings start to become frosty, Northants Police would like to remind all drivers to take an extra few minutes, each journey, to ensure their vehicles are fully road worthy before you set off.

- Never leave your vehicle running and unattended whilst it defrosts.

- Regularly check the […]

By |October 28th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Christmas 2019 waste and recycling collections

Households are encouraged to find out more about arrangements for waste and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year.

All collections

Collections will continue to take place as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
If your collection is due on Christmas Day (Wednesday, 25 December) […]

By |October 25th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Free Tree offer to combat climate change

Around 300 trees are set to be planted across Daventry District as part of a national campaign to help combat climate change.

Daventry District Council is offering community groups the opportunity to apply for up to 15 free saplings to plant in public spaces during National Tree Week, which runs from 23 November to 1 […]

By |October 15th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

October 2019 Newsletter

VILLAGE BONFIRE & FIREWORKS – HELP NEEDED
“The annual village bonfire is taking place in the Pocket Park on Saturday November 2nd,” writes Karen Fletcher. “The event can only be run safely with sufficient volunteers. If you can spare a couple of hours on the evening, please contact the Pocket Park Committee via its Facebook […]

Stay Safe Through Winter Nights

When the longer winter nights arrive, take a fresh look at your home security and remind yourself of how to stay as safe as possible when out and about.
At Home
Keep front and back doors locked at all times and keep keys and valuables out of sight and reach from cat flaps, letterboxes, and downstairs […]

By |September 25th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

New Websites Will Outline Journey to Unitary

Two new websites have been launched offering a reliable source of information about the move toward unitary governance in Northamptonshire.
Named ‘Future Northants North’ and ‘Future Northants West’ they carry the same core information while outlining the separate processes being followed in the north and west of the county.
These dedicated sites describe the process so […]

By |September 17th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Good Neighbour Scheme

The first meeting of the Good Neighbours Scheme is taking place this week on Thursday 19th September at 7.30 in the Church Rooms, Church Street, Boughton. All are welcome.

By |September 16th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

A Helping Hand To Keep District Homes Warm

Vulnerable households across Daventry District are being offered a helping hand to reduce their energy bills from the Warm Homes Fund.

The Northants Warm Homes partnership has secured nearly £4 million to provide fully-funded gas central heating for fuel poor homes across Northamptonshire that do not already have it.

The money will be matched by other […]

By |September 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Road Closure Humfrey Lane, Boughton

A new sewer connection outside Quietways on Humfrey Lane in Boughton is to be installed. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 18th September 2019.

A plan showing the closure and diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=114488744

By |September 9th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

WNSP Consultation Events

Have your say on the future strategy for West Northamptonshire
People can learn more about a new plan to shape the future growth of West Northamptonshire at a series of exhibitions during September.
 The events, which are taking place in Northampton, Daventry District, Brackley and Towcester, will give people an opportunity to ask questions about the […]

By |September 3rd, 2019|Village Newsletter|0 Comments