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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Download the NHS Covid-19 App

Download the NHS Covid-19 App

The new NHS COVID-19 app is now available to download for free in England and Wales, it is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community.

The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 09:50 by Parish Clerk

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Virtual Carers Drop-in Support Group

Virtual Carers Drop-in Support Group

Before covid19 Northamptonshire Carers were running Carer support groups, as things have changed they are having to revert to online groups which seem very popular in other areas.

They would like to encourage Carers to join their meetings via zoom. They are aware that not all Carers will be confident using technology, but they don't want this to become a barrier for them not to attend, they would like... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:41 by Parish Clerk

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No dogs in the Rec'

No dogs in the Rec'

This is a polite reminder to all residents that no dogs should be entering the rec', this includes walking or being carried through.

Thanking you in advance for your cooperation.

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:56 by Parish Clerk

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Parish Office is now Open

The Parish Office is now open again for visitors.

Our opening hours are:

Monday - Thursday 10am - 12pm and 1pm - 2pm

Friday 10am - 12pm

Visitors outside of these hours are by appointment only.

We ask that anyone showing any symptoms of Covid-19 do not visit the office, but contact us by phone 01604 861976 or email clerk@roadeparishcouncil.gov.uk instead.

Thank you

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 13:56 by Parish Clerk

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Tackling Hare Coursing in Northamptonshire - Crimestoppers Guidance

Northamptonshire Police and Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, in partnership with independent charity Crimestoppers, are raising awareness of Hare Coursing in and across rural areas of Northamptonshire.

Hare Coursing is where dogs are used to chase, catch and kill hares, often for the purposes of betting. It takes place on areas of flat, open land where the dogs can easily and visibly... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 13:00 by Parish Clerk

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Covid-19 - Northamptonshire teetering on the verge of having a local lockdown

Covid-19 - Northamptonshire teetering on the verge of having a local lockdown

Parts of Northamptonshire are teetering on the verges of having a local lockdown, and there was a big outbreak of infections last week on Moulton park Industrial Estate.

We are not out of the woods yet and the County Council has asked that we all remain vigilant.

Posted: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 09:39 by Parish Clerk

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Vandalism at the Rec

Vandalism at the Rec

It has been brought to our attention that on more than one occasion one of the bins at the Rec by the MUGA (Basketball court) has been kicked off of it's post. The last occasion was witnessed by a family who advised that a boy of about 10 years old kicked the bin off whilst being encouraged by a group of friends about the same age.

Today we have been advised that the water fountain has been kicked over... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 11:30 by Parish Clerk

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Our Office is Closed until Monday 24th August

Due to holidays the Parish office will be closed from 12.30pm on Friday 14th August until Monday 24th August.

If you need help with food deliveries or medication please contact Northampton County Council on 0300 126 1000 (option 5).

If you require URGENT help/advice please phone the Parish mobile on 07484 922868 and leave a message with your name, number and reason for calling and one of our Councillor's... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 09:28 by Parish Clerk

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Towcester Foodbank

Towcester Foodbank

Are you struggling to buy food due to money problems?

Many people are facing a serious drop in income during the covid 19 crisis. Others have financial issues not related to covid. Perhaps there has been an unexpected expense or a delay in benefits payments. If you are having any form of financial trouble Towcester Foodbank can help.

Their service varies the free food given to meet your family needs.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:37 by Parish Clerk

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Photo found in the cemetery

Photo found in the cemetery

We have found this photo in the cemetery of James Arthur signing something for a girl. Although the girl's face was mainly covered by her hair, we have still blocked out her face for security reasons.

We are unsure if the photo has blown off of a grave or if someone has dropped it.

Please contact Alison, our Clerk on either 01604 861976 or email clerk@roadeparishcouncil.gov.uk so we can arrange for it... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 08:55 by Parish Clerk

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