Serving the people of Roade

  • The next F&GP Meeting will be held on Tuesday 22nd November at 7.30pm in the Parish Office.
  • The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday 8th November at 7pm in St Mary's Church Hall
  • The next Community Safety Committee Meeting will be held at 7pm on 7th December at the Parish Office

Latest News

Parish Office Closed - Friday 16th July

The Parish Office will be closed on Friday 16th July for staff holidays and will reopen again on Monday 19th July at 10am.

If you require assistance please either email the clerk on or telephone 01604 861976 and leave a message. Your email/call will be returned upon our return.

Thank you.

Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 15:18 by Parish Clerk

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Police survey

Police survey

In order to tackle local policing concerns, Northamptonshire Police want to know what matters most to you in the area where you live and work.

The purpose of the survey is to collect information to better understand the policing priorities of communities across Northamptonshire. The results will be shared with Northamptonshire Police's Neighbourhood teams and will be used to shape elements of their... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 13:06 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, Services, community

M1 closures week commencing 12th July 2021

M1 Junction 13 to 16 closures week commencing 12th July 2021

The Parish Council have received the below from Highways England advising of road works on the M1 and disruption that this may cause:

M1 Northbound:

Monday 12th July - 9pm to 6am - M1 junction 12 to 13 Lane 3 and 2 closures (Marker Post 70/6 – 72-6).

Monday 12th July - 9pm to 6am - M1 junction 13 to 14 northbound full carriageway closures... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 12:34 by Parish Clerk

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Ashton Road Closures 19th - 30th July

West Northamptonshire Council have advised us that Midlands Traffic Management have requested a road closure to allow kerbing, resurfacing, anti-skid and line marking works to be undertaken safely.

It is proposed that Ashton road will be closed from the 19th to 30th July 2021.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here

They have confirmed that residents will be able... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:44 by Parish Clerk

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Mowing Contract Tender

Due to changes in circumstances, the Parish Council is retendering for a new grass mowing contractor.

Tender packs have been sent out to all companies who previously tendered for this years contract.

Any other company wishing to tender please contact Alison Reynolds, Parish Clerk to arrange for a tender pack to be sent out to them. Closing date for tenders is 12pm on Monday 12th July 2021.

Posted: Fri, 02 Jul 2021 12:24 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, finance

Grass Cutting Contract letter to residents

The Parish Council will be delivering letters to all homes in the village over the next week or so, regarding the grass cutting contract.

Please be advised that the grass contract that we are referring to is the main village contract, and not for the maintenance of the Stone Cutter Development, Walkers Way, The Ridings or the Persimmon Development. Grass cutting in these areas are carried out by different... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:10 by Parish Clerk

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Roade History Society AGM & Down Memory Roade meeting postponed until 28th July

Roade History Society's AGM and Down Memory Roade meeting has been postponed due to Covid restrictions.

The AGM and Down Memory Roade will now be held at 7pm at St Mary's Church Hall on Wednesday 28th July.

Further details can be found on Roade History Society's website:

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 10:47 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Summer Reading Challenge - Adults

Summer Reading Challenge - Adults

Summer reading challenges aren't just for children!

Northamptonshire Libraries are also running an adult reading challenge this year, called Fully Booked, which will run for 6 months, from the 10th July. Full information about this, and the companion podcast, can be found at

Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 09:48 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Summer Reading Challenge - Children

Summer Reading Challenge - Children

Every year Northamptonshire Libraries deliver the Summer Reading Challenge, which challenges children to read 6 books during the summer holidays. It has been proven that children who don't continue reading during the summer have a lower reading age when they return to school in September than that before the summer. You can find out more about the challenge on their webpage: Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 09:45 by Parish Clerk

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