Roade Parish Council

Serving the people of Roade

Clerk: Position Vacant
PO BOX 847, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN7 9AB

Tel: 01604 861976

Tags: Services

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

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

Faulty Streetlights - How to report them

As we head towards the Autumn we start to receive an increase in reports of faulty streetlights, please could parishioners note the following information -

All streetlights in the parish belong to Roade Parish Council and are maintained by us, therefore all faults should be reported directly to the parish council.

In order to instruct our maintenance contractor to repair the correct lamp please could... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:40 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Services

Highways England - A5 Old Stratford Roundabout Road Closure confirmation

RE: A5 Old Stratford roundabout, located in South Northamptonshire and North of Milton Keynes. Grid references 477570, 241514

Please accept this Notice as confirmation of Highways England's planned part- weekend closure (day & night) of the A5 exit arm into Milton Keynes and the A508 Southbound approach from direction of the M1

From 8 PM Saturday 2nd June 2018 through to 6 AM Monday 4th June 2018... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 May 2018 10:47 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Consultation, Services, News

Streetlight Faults

Roade Parish Council are responsible for the upkeep of all the streetlights within the parish. We use a lighting contractor who will attend and repair any faulty lights but we rely on members of the public to notify us when they spot a faulty light.

If you spot a streetlight that is faulty please contact us either on email or give us a call on 01604 861976. We need the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:23 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, community, Services

Future of Roade Library

Northants County Council have announced large proposed budget cuts, one of the services threatened with cuts is the library service with Roade Library being one of the local libraries threatened with closure.

There is a meeting at St Mary's Church Hall, Roade on

Thursday 23rd November, 7-8 pm to discuss the options open to the community including community led management.

The Library will be open on the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:42 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Consultation, Services, Land & Property, community