Roade Parish Council

Serving the people of Roade

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

Tel: 01604 861976

Author: Parish Clerk

Installation of Motorbike inhibitor - Saturday 25th July at the Rec

We are having a motorbike inhibitor installed at the bottom entrance of the Rec (by the new Persimmon Homes estate) on Saturday morning.

We appreciate that this isn't ideal timing especially with the Rec recently re-opening. This installation was originally scheduled for 31st March but due to lockdown was postponed. This work was unable to be completed by the supplier whilst the Rec was closed as they... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 09:28 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Road Closure - Blisworth Road - 10th August to 2nd September

The Parish Council have been advised by Northamptonshire Highways that Western Power are intending on installing 150m of HV electricity cable outside Hyde Farm on Blisworth Road in Roade.

To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed from the 10th August until the 2nd September 2020.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here:

Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 09:13 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Northants Police Survey to identify local concerns

Daventry and South Northants Neighbourhood Teams would appreciate your time in completing a survey which will help them understand the types of issues in our area. They review the areas priorities every three months, often these don't change but by providing them with your latest feedback they can ensure that they are addressing the key issues raised.

Currently for Daventry Town and Rural Daventry the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:21 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Roade Library is Reopening

Roade Library is Reopening


Opening schedule

Services available from 15th July:

Select and collect book service

Home delivery book service

Information & enquiry desk

Return books

The services below will start on Wednesday 5th August:

Public use computers

Printing & Photocopying.

What will be available:

Select & Collect

Books must be pre-ordered... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 11:39 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Parish Office Closed - Tuesday 14th July 2020

The Parish office will be closed for one day on Tuesday 14th July 2020.

Anyone needing urgent support with Food deliveries or medication whilst the office is closed are asked to contact Northampton County Council on 0300 126 1000 (option 5).

Alternatively please either email or telephone 01604 861976 and leave a message on our answerphone. We will respond to your email/call... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 09:50 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Motorway Junction 14 slip road closure weekend of 17-19th July

Part of the Smart motorway programme we have been advised that widening works will be taking place on the M1 junction 14 slip roads.

These works will involve a weekend closure to two of the slip roads at junction 14.

J14 Northbound entry slip road will be closed from 9pm on 17th July until 9pm on 19th July, please allow an extra 20 minutes for your journey.

J14 Southbound entry slip road will be closed... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:20 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Planning Application S/2020/1092/FUL - Land West of 26 Hartwell Road - New detached dwelling including new dropped kerb and new 1.2m front/side wall

Town and Country Planning Act 1990 Standard Consultation Application No. S/2020/1092/FUL

Proposal New detached dwelling including new dropped kerb and new 1.2m front/side wall

Location Land West Of 26 Hartwell Road Roade

If you have any comments to make, please make them by 29 July 2020.

Posted: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 12:02 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, Planning

Summer reading challenge

Summer reading challenge

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, 07 Jul 2020 14:17 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community

Northamptonshire’s Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner is recruiting young people to be part of the Northamptonshire 2020/21 OPFCC Youth Commission.

The OPFCC Youth Commission has been set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard, and help change services for the better.

They are now looking to recruit around 20 young people from across Northamptonshire to form the 2020/21 Youth Commission. We are eager to encourage young people to apply whose voices might struggle sometimes to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 10:24 by Parish Clerk

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South Northamptonshire Part 2 Local Plan

South Northamptonshire Part 2 Local Plan

Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as amended) and the Town and Country Planning (Local Plans) (England) Regulations 2012

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:15 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, Planning