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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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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Courier Fraud increase in South Northamptonshire

Courier Fraud  increase in South Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police report a peak in courier fraud crimes taking place across South Northants with offenders targeting one village at a time in clusters.

They appear to be working their way through phone books and Police are finding they are calling 5-10 residents from one village at a time with a similar story. They are advising residents that they are Police Officers and use various stories to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:02 by Parish Clerk

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Trees along footpath from Ashton Road to the new Persimmon Homes Development (KZ8 Footpath)

Trees along footpath from Ashton Road to the new Persimmon Homes Development (KZ8 Footpath)

Chartwell Estates have arranged for their contractors to cut back the overhanging trees/hedges along the KZ8 footpath (the footpath from Ashton Road that runs down passed the bowls club and comes out towards the bottom of the new Persimmon development).

They have advised that some of the trees have been cut back by unknown parties. The contractor was very concerned as to the state of this 'trimming'... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:51 by Parish Clerk

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Parish Office Closed - Monday 27th July 2020

The Parish office will be closed for one day on Monday 27th 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 clerk@roadeparishcouncil.gov.uk or telephone 01604 861976 and leave a message on our answerphone. We will respond to your email/call... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 10:05 by Parish Clerk

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Rubbish at the Rec

Rubbish at the Rec

We have received a report of three teenage boys leaving a lot of rubbish around the Rec yesterday.

Could we please ask that parents speak to their children/young people and remind them to either put rubbish in the bins or bring it home with them.

Thanking you in advance for your co-operation in helping to keep our play areas clean and enjoyable for all.

Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 09:20 by Parish Clerk

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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

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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: https://one.network/?tm=117904118

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

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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

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