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Mobile Library update

Northamptonshire County Council is not longer operating a molibe library around the villages For further information or if you wish to be considered for the 'Home Delivery Service' should contact Kettering Library, or telephone Customer Services 0300 126 1000 or via their website

Posted: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:42 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Library

Waste Collection Cancelled for Friday 2nd March

The waste collection service has been suspended today due to the adverse weather conditions.

Although some of the main roads are clear, the residential streets that we collect from are covered in ice and snow. Maneuvering 26 tonne vehicles in these conditions is dangerous and there is a significant increased risk of accident. The decision to suspend collections has not been taken lightly, but health... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 15:11 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

LibraryPlus Mobile Library Service – immediate withdrawal of service

As you will no doubt be aware, the public consultation around the future of the Library Service has included the deletion of the Mobile Library Service and the service has been running as normal pending the final Council decision.

However, due to the age and the condition of the vehicle, there is a risk of incurring expensive repair work each time it goes out and the recent spending controls imposed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Feb 2018 11:07 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

Station Road closure

Network Rail are requiring to close either side of the railway bridge structure on Station Road in Isham to carry out vegetation clearance works. It is expected that this short section of road will be closed for one night on the 10th February 2018 between 22.00 and 06.00.

A plan showing the closure can be viewed here

if you require more information about the works please... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:02 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Road Closure

Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert

The have relaunched our police message alert system Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert . This system will help people living and working in Northamptonshire be much better informed about crime and police activity in their local area, and keep their communities safe.

The messaging service, called Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Alert (formerly known as Community Connect), now has greater functionality... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Jan 2018 11:26 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Crime, News

Appeal for planning application at the Lilacs- dismissed

Appeal for planning application at the Lilacs- dismissed

This appeal has been dismissed


Site address: Land to the rear of The Lilacs, 39 Church Street, Isham, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14 1HD

Description of development: Erection of one pair of semi-detached three bedroom houses together with boundary walls, cycle parking, refuse storage and alterations to car park served by improved access from... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:52 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Planning

The Rickyard Suite, The Elms, Isham Road, Pytchley - KET/2017/0901

The above planning application has been submitted to KBC for a tipi wedding venue located between Pytchley and Isham circa 3/4 of a mile from the nearest houses in Isham.If you would like to make comment to KBC planning department it must be by no later than 30th January 2018

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:12 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Lilacs - under new management - food coming soon

The Lilacs is now being run by Paul and Amy, who have moved from a pub in Eaton Socon with their daughter, Millie. They are keeping the same hours as Darryl in the run up to Christmas and are serving light snacks. They plan to introduce more food options in the New Year if there is a demand for it, as well as theme nights.

Posted: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 10:08 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

Northamptonshire Association for the Blind

Northamptonshire Association for the Blind

We are pleased to confirm that the NAB Mobile Unit will be operating in December, located at WELLINGBOROUGH Town Centre, opposite the Hind Hotel

On Thursday December 14th 2017 between 10.00am and 1.00p

Posted: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:00 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Services

Scouts - Christmas Post

Post early for Christmas

Scouts deliver your local cards

Post your cards from November 27th

to December 13th

Cost 30p per card

Scoutpost collection points in: Bosworths Garden Centre


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Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:51 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News

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