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Glebe Field Update

Isham Playing Fields Association is delighted to confirm that as a result of grants received from Waste Recycling Environment Ltd (WREN) for £28,170 and Wellingborough Borough Council Community Fund for £14,780, Wicksteed Leisure will commence installation of new children's play equipment on The Glebe Field on 28th May.Work is expected to last just over two weeks. People using the Glebe... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 12:52 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Glebe

Judicial Review update

We have now received the Barristers opinion and whilst she has identified a couple of areas where she considers KBC should have have acted differently these are not of sufficient weight to consider we would be successful with a Judicial Review. The conclusion of the report is that our chances of success would be slight and in the event of not winning not only would our costs be heavy but also we would... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 09:59 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

Judicial Review

Dear Parishioner, Following on from the recent disappointment of the DB Symmetry application being approved the Parish Council have been giving further consideration as to whether any other options are available. As you are most probably aware we were most unhappy with how Kettering Borough Council have dealt with the appeal and the latest application. So after discussion with our Consultant we have... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 11:55 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Street Watch meeting 9th May 7pm in the village hall

There will be a meeting regarding the setting up of Street Watch, for all residents. If you are considering signing up to this you will need to bring photo id and recent proof of address and you can sign up at the meeting.

Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 11:18 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

Request for support calling in DB Symmetry planning application

The Parish Council would appreciate it if as many residents as possible supported our request to 'call in' this application. We have attached a letter and documents relating to this. Please email support for this to and

Posted: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:47 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

19th March Possible meeting date - KBC/DB Symmetry

It has come to our attention that KBC may decide to hold a planning committee meeting on Tuesday 19th March however this would not be announced until 5 days beforehand. Please therefore mark this provisionally in your diary and I will confirm as soon as we know. Usually their meetings start circa 7pm and are held at their offices off Bowling Green Road.

Also in a previous post one of the email addresses... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:16 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

christopher brazely - email correction- DB symmetry request for help

Just to advise that the email address for CHristoper Brazely should have a .uk at the end, meaning the correct address is

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:11 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

DB Symmetry - request for further help

Just a short update and a further request for your support.

You may be aware that the Borough Council of Wellingborough recently discussed the latest planning application submitted by DB Symmetry and three of us were permitted the opportunity to speak against the development. Whilst we realised that it was most unlikely that BCW would ask KBC to refuse the application we were hopeful that they would... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 10:22 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Street lighting

Work will begin on 9th February to change all lights to energy efficient lights

Posted: Sat, 09 Feb 2019 11:33 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

Star Count

The Campaign for rural England 2019 Star Count event kicks off next week, and we'd love you to take part!

Getting involved is simple – all you have to do is look up at the night sky and tell us how many stars you can see within the constellation of Orion. You can do this from anywhere in England between Saturday 2 February and Saturday 23 February, but your best opportunity is the week of 2-9... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:18 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Star Count

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