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A Time To Innovate, Create and Experiment

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a beautiful butterfly.

Perhaps it is the power of positive thinking that is the only thing to cling on to at the moment as the state of public services gets worse and worse.

On 19 October 2017 Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) announced a raft of proposed cuts to public-facing services such as libraries, trading standards, children's centres and.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:01 by Administrator

Tags: News, Consultation, Community, Services

Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert

Is a free message alert system, to help people living and working in Northamptonshire be much better informed about crime and police activity in your local area, helping the police to keep their communities safe and protect you from harm.

The messaging service is run by Northamptonshire Police and was formerly known as Community Connect. It has been re-launched under the name Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert and now has.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:47 by Administrator

Tags: News, Police, Consultation, News Police, Community, Services

Desborough Swimming Pool Fund

In January this year, The Swimming Pool Fund Committee decided to close the Fund and distribute the money amongst worthwhile Desborough causes. After taking legal advice, and giving prior notification, a Public Meeting was held on November 23rd 2017.

For those who do not know how the fund came into being, let me add some background context:

The fund started in about 1979 to raise funds to build a swimming pool in.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:02 by Administrator

Tags: News, Consultation, Services, Community

Northamptonshire Safety Matters

Autumn Newsletter from The Safer Roads team together with Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire Highways

Posted: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:41 by Administrator

Tags: Police, News, News Police, Services

Northants Police and Crime Commissioner Consultation Outcome

A media release regarding the outcome of a recent public consultation by the Northants Police and Crime Commissioner relating to proposed changes to the governance of Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service can be viewed below.

The commissioner has announced that he has now submitted a business case to the Home Office to transfer governance from the County Council to his office.

Posted: Sat, 02 Sep 2017 09:04 by James McKechnie

Tags: News, Police, Consultation, Services

Register Private Fostering Arrangements

Northamptonshire County Council is encouraging people who have a child living with them who is not their own to register it as a private fostering arrangement.

Private fostering is when children up to the age of 16 living with someone other than a close relative, guardian or person with parental responsibility for 30 days or more and the county council has a statutory duty to record it.

Private.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:45 by James McKechnie

Tags: Services