Roade Parish Council

Serving the people of Roade

Clerk: Miss Fiona Young
PO BOX 847, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN7 9AB

Tel: 01604 861976

Latest News

Two new bus services to begin in July.

Dear all

Britannia Bus have registered the following bus services :

BUS SERVICE 86 Deanshanger (Old Stratford Road) – Northampton (The Drapery)

This commercially operated bus service is due to commence on Thursday 4th July.

BUS SERVICE 90 Deanshanger (Old Stratford Road) – Towcester (Market Square)

This commercially operated bus service is due to commence on Tuesday 2nd July.

Please contact me... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 11:57 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Community

New Parish Council Chairman Elected!

New Parish Council Chairman Elected!

We are pleased to announce that at the Annual Roade Parish Council meeting a new Chairman and a new Vice Chair were elected for the coming year.

Cllr Lorne Murray was elected as Chairman having served as Vice Chairman for the past 3 years. Cllr Marie Reilly was elected as Vice Chair.

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 09:48 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Councillors

New temporary 40mph Speed Restriction - A508

Due to the number of collisions that have happened recently on the A508 approaching Roade NCC have agreed to put a temporary 40mph speed limit on the section of road from the Blisworth turn to include both the bends either side of Woodleys Nursery.

The road will be resurfaced later this year and when that has been completed the speed limit will increase to 50mph again.

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:28 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

New streetlights!

Roade Parish Council are aware that there are some gaps in our street lighting network which make some areas of the village darker than we would like.

We would like you to tell us where you would like new lights to be put. Please could you email us on;

or telephone us on 01604 861976 with your suggestions.

All the suggested locations will then be collated and discussed by... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 10:33 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Services

Footpath Closure extended






NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the above Order made by Northamptonshire County Council on 26th January 2017 and which came into effect on 31st January 2017 has been extended until the works to which it relates have been... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:55 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Land & Property

Crime in Roade & surrounding villages

We have had a spate of crimes in the parish, the Police have issued the following -

We are looking into the crimes that have been report in Roade, It seem that Wootton, Grange Park, and Roade over the last month or so have been targeted with Burglaries and Thefts of and from motor vehicles.

Patrols plans have been organised and other intelligence led operations which are ongoing.

Please can you share... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:00 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Services

Parish Council meeting November 12th 2018

The next parish council meeting is November 12th 2018, starting at 7pm.

The agenda includes Budget & Precept discussions, Highways and staffing to name a few.

All welcome, public forum for 15 minutes at the start of the meeting.

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:16 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Planning, Agendas, Meeting Papers, Staffing, Councillors

Roade Roll of Honour Exhibition- Sunday 11th November, Roade Methodist Church.

Visitors will be able to learn about men from Roade who died in the service of their country in the two World Wars including some who do not appear on the village war memorial and six Canadian airmen who were killed when their plane was struck by lightning over Roade in 1944. There will also be information about villagers who served in World War I, interesting artefacts and the history of the local... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:52 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

High St - Road Closure

There appears to be a closure order on the High Street in Roade, it has been reported to NCC Highways and we are trying to establish if it is an emergency closure or not. Please bare with us while we try and sort it out, in the short term please avoid the area.

Posted: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 10:43 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

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