Latest News From Boughton

September 2019 Newsletter

The Parish Council has enlisted the advice of a planning barrister and transport consultant in order to respond to the planning application for the North West Relief Road. It is conceded in the application’s Transport Assessment that the road would have severe impacts on Boughton. […]

By |September 1st, 2019|Village Newsletter|0 Comments


Daventry District Council has formed a cross-party task panel to examine what more the Council can do to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases.
“Global warming is perhaps the most serious threat we are facing. It’s not just about record temperatures and severe storms – unless we can drastically reduce our emissions, our food supply will […]

By |August 19th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

DDC Media Release: Plans Progress for New Leisure Centre

Plans are moving forward to develop a new leisure centre to serve communities in the east of Daventry District.

Daventry District Council (DDC) and Moulton College have agreed that DDC will buy the Chris Moody Centre, an existing sports facility on the College’s campus and convert it into a public leisure centre. Providing a new […]

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

Road Closure – Humfrey Lane, Boughton

Raybell and Sons are intending to install a new sewer connection outside Quietways on Humfrey Lane in Boughton. 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

By |August 7th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Northampton & Lamport Railway Latest News

Hello Jane, all Parish Councillors, Villagers and Parishioners,
I just thought you might like to know the latest developments concerning the line extension.
The waterproofing works on Bridge 11, which involved complete excavation of all the old infill down to the brickwork, concreting of a new bridge deck (upon which was cold painting of bitumen) has […]

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

Check Your Voter Details Ahead of Next Year’s Elections

Residents are being urged to look out for letters dropping onto doormats from this week reminding them to check their voter details are up-to-date.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is sending the forms to every household in the district as part of its annual individual voter registration canvass.

The aim of the form is to ensure that […]

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

New Defibrillator for Boughton Village

A fully automated defibrillator has been installed in a secure cabinet, on the outside of the Village Hall in Butchers Lane, Boughton and is for use by any person needing it. It is registered and recorded on the East Midlands Ambulance Service’s computer, and access to the defibrillator is by a code given to […]

By |July 4th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

July 2019 Newsletter

Residents have until 2nd August to comment on the planning application for the NWRR, which was submitted in late June. Boughton is one of the areas that NCC Highways now concedes will be negatively impacted by the scheme and is proposing mitigation including speed humps and chicanes. NCC […]

Land off A5199 Northampton Road (North West Relief Road)

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT: The construction of new roads (Northampton North West Relief Road) on land South of the A5199 Northampton Road between the Brampton Health Golf Centre and the River Nene, including two new roundabouts and links bridging over the River Nene to Brampton Land and over the Northampton loop of the West Coast mainline […]

By |July 4th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Boughton Book Exchange

Boughton’s Free Book Exchange now open for business in the old red phone box in Church Street.
Please bring along your unwanted books and stack them neatly.
And browse among the rest for anything you fancy.

By |June 24th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments