Roade Parish Council

Serving the people of Roade

Clerk: Alison Reynolds
PO BOX 847, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN7 9AB

Tel: 01604 861976

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Census 2021

Census 2021

The next Census will take place on 21 March.

You'll soon see advertisements on the TV and in newspapers and towards the end of February a postcard will be delivered to your home to remind you that the Census is happening.

At the beginning of March, you will receive an Information Pack in the post which will tell you all you need to know about completing the Census form. Remember, you complete one form... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 13:20 by Parish Clerk

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Free Temporary Membership for NHS COVID Vaccine Appointments

Free Temporary Membership for NHS COVID Vaccine Appointments

Towcester are door 2 door (TADD) are offering free temporary TADD membership to residents who have difficulty arranging transport to their NHS COVID vaccine programme appointments. The passenger will only have to pay the driver the cost of the journey at the HMRC rate of 45p per mile.

Should you know of anybody in the community who may need to make use of this service please contact TADD using the online... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 09:14 by Parish Clerk

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Covid Support bubbles

Covid Support bubbles

What a support bubble is:

A support bubble is a support network which links 2 households. You have to meet certain eligibility rules to form a support bubble. This means not everyone will be able to form a support bubble.

Once you're in a support bubble, you can think of yourself as being in one 'household'. It means you can have close contact with the other household in your bubble as if they were members... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 10:16 by Parish Clerk

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White van men pestering residents offering gardening services

White van men pestering residents offering gardening services

We have been made aware than a resident was pestered on her doorstep by some men offering garden services this morning in Hoe Way. Despite her repeatedly advising them said she didn't want to use their services they didn't want to take no for an answer.

Luckily, her son heard them and came downstairs and chased them off. He followed the van on foot up Grafton Rd towards the school and then back up towards... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 11:29 by Parish Clerk

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Removal of Christmas Decorations from Cemetery

Removal of Christmas Decorations from Cemetery

There are still quite a few Christmas Decorations on graves at the cemetery. We would like to remind anyone that may have forgotten to remove decorations from love ones graves, that it's traditional to remove Christmas decorations on the twelfth night, which was 6th January.

Could we please request that all decorations are removed by Sunday 31st January 2021. Any Christmas decorations left on graves... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 09:36 by Parish Clerk

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Are You Concerned about A Person Vulnerable To Radicalisation?

Are You Concerned about A Person Vulnerable To Radicalisation?

Message sent on behalf of Northamptonshire Police Special Branch

During the COVID19 pandemic and the latest nationwide lockdown, members of the public are going to be inside their houses most of the time and as a result may be online more frequently, and subsequently more vulnerable to radicalisation and extremists. Youths in particular are often targeted by extremist groups so if you are concerned... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 11:28 by Parish Clerk

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Abandoned car

Abandoned car

Edit: We have been advised that the car has been removed today.

We have received an update from the E.L.V.I.S team at Northamptonshire Police. They have advised that the abandoned car has been investigated by a warden who has authorised the removal of the car this morning. It has been passed to their recovery operator to collect, so it should hopefully be removed within 24 hours.

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 14:09 by Parish Clerk

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Alert - Coronavirus Vaccination Scams

Alert - Coronavirus Vaccination Scams

As of 7 January 2021, Action Fraud had received 57 reports from members of the public who have been sent text messages claiming to be from the NHS, offering them the opportunity to sign up for coronavirus vaccinations. The texts ask the recipient to click on a link which takes them to an online form where they are prompted to input personal and financial details. In some cases the online form has looked... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:04 by Parish Clerk

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Covid guidelines - Outdoor play areas and gyms

Covid guidelines - Outdoor play areas and gyms

Following the government advising of a national lockdown. The Parish Council can confirm that outdoor play areas such as the Rec and the park at Churchcroft open space can remain open. We would like to remind residents to adhere to social distancing guidelines when using the play equipment and to ensure that hands are washed/sanitised before and after using the equipment.

Government advice does however... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 13:42 by Parish Clerk

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Parish office closed for visitors until 1st February 2021

Parish office closed for visitors until 1st February 2021

Following the move to tier 4 the Parish office will be closed to visitors until 1st February 2021.

It is however business as usual, you can contact the Clerk by telephone 01604 861976 or by email clerk@roadeparishcouncil.gov.uk

Thank you for your understanding.

Posted: Sun, 03 Jan 2021 16:33 by Parish Clerk

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