Roade Parish Council

Serving the people of Roade

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

Tel: 01604 861976

Tags: Services

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Community Larder

There's an article about the Community Larder in the Northampton Chronicle and Echo. Featuring a photo of Paul Crosbie who delivers the food parcels to the hub here at Grand Union Sheltered Housing in Roade.

Roade Parish Council would like to thank Miranda Wixon for setting this up, the supermarkets for donating food, Grand Union Sheltered Housing for providing the village Hub, Brenda Woolf for coordinating... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 09:12 by Parish Clerk

Tags: News, Services, community

Quit for Covid with Public Health Northamptonshire’s Stop Smoking Service

Public Health Northamptonshire is encouraging smokers to #QuitforCovid, not only to protect themselves but to reduce demand on NHS services. The coronavirus pandemic is putting an unprecedented strain on the NHS, and England's Chief Medical Officer is urging smokers to give up smoking to lower their risk, so there has never been a better time to quit.

The #QuitforCovid campaign, Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 11:25 by Parish Clerk

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Volunteer card/Voucher Scheme

The Co-op, ASDA, Sainsbury's and M&S are offering a volunteer card/voucher scheme. These can be purchased online by residents who are self-isolating and given to their family, friends or volunteers who are helping them with shopping. These are available to purchase online so won't be an option for all our residents. However, it's a good way to safeguard both residents and volunteers where possible... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 10:41 by Parish Clerk

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Parish Office Closed for Easter

The Parish Office will be closed from 3pm on Wednesday 8th April and will not reopen again until 9am on Tuesday 14th April 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... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 12:23 by Parish Clerk

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Locations of Defibrillators in the village

A defibrillator is a device that gives a high energy electric shock to the heart of someone who is in cardiac arrest. This high energy shock is called defibrillation, and it's an essential part in trying to save the life of someone who's in cardiac arrest.

4 steps to take if someone is having a cardiac arest:

1. Call 999

2. Start CPR

3. Ask someone to bring a defibrillator (if there's one nearby) see below... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 13:11 by Parish Clerk

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Online Safety For Young People

As the vast majority of young people are being schooled online, they are spending a significant amount of time on the internet. The internet is amazing tool but it does expose young people to some risk.

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Agency's (CEOP) education team have designed some amazing resources, designed at helping parents and carers have conversation about internet safety, suitable... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:37 by Parish Clerk

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Home Support App To Help Victims of Crime During Social Distancing

Voice for Victims and Witnesses - the free, confidential support service for victims and witnesses of crime in Northamptonshire - has released the Voice Home Support Hub app, to help people cope and recover from the effects of crime during social distancing.

The app is available for download now, for free, here…

The lockdown measures imposed to help stop the spread of Covid-19 have, for many,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:35 by Parish Clerk

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Stagecoach changes to bus services from Saturday 22nd/Sunday 23rd February

Stagecoach have advised the Council that they are proposing to make changes to their bus services from Saturday 22nd / Sunday 23rd February.

Their summary of changes in the Northampton area is as follows :

1 - Additional running time introduced in the peak. The 2302 and 2332 Monday to Friday journeys from Rectory Farm to Town Centre withdrawn – minimal usage. An additional journey departing Rectory... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 14:02 by Parish Clerk

Tags: Services, community

Parish Council Office Christmas Hours

Parish Council Office Christmas Hours

Roade Parish Council office will be closed for Christmas from 12pm on Tuesday 24th December and will reopen on Thursday 2nd January at 10am.

For Urgent enquiries please call the Parish mobile on 07484 922868 and leave a message with your name and number, and a member of staff will be in touch.

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Posted: Tue, 24 Dec 2019 10:35 by Parish Clerk

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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

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