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Resubmission of planning application at Kettering south

We have received notification from KBC that DB Symmetry Ltd have submitted an amended outline planning application for warehousing to land at Kettering South (adjacent A509/A14 roundabout).

KBC have stated that comment on the application should be submitted by the 12th September 2017, in reality they will accept comments after that date and on their website they state an expiry date of the 22nd September... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 26 Aug 2017 08:59 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Planning

New planning application 5 Kettering Road, Bear & Beignet

A new planning application has been received regarding the Bear & Beignet, originally the Red Lion

Comments should be sent to Wellingborough Borough Council,

The Parish Council response is attached

Posted: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:53 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Planning

Glebe Field renovations starting 11th September

All users of Isham Glebe Field please note that work to renovate play equipment and the skateboard ramp is due to commence on Monday September 11th for two weeks until Friday September 21st. The apparatus will be out of use during this period and access may be restricted but we look forward to having clean and bright play area.

Posted: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:49 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, entertainment

Green Lane Road Closure 4th September

Mervyn Lambert Plant have requested a road closure to allow for a new domestic gas connection to a property on the above street in Isham. It is expected that the section of road between Manor Close and Green Lane will be closed for up to four days from the 4th September 2017.

A plan showing the closure can be viewed here

If you require more information about the works... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:24 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Road Closure

Isham Cemetery Wall

The front wall has been damaged. It looks as though the wall has been hit by a car. If anyone has any information on this please contact the Clerk or 01536 722640

Posted: Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:22 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Crime

The Ruts

The answers to questions from Laurie Edwards of Bruton Knowles regarding plans for the Ruts

Q1. I understand from speaking with Mr Prowse that the land known as The Rutts is to be used as an access route for equipment and vehicles involved in the construction of the Isham Bypass with a bridge across it at the top of The Rutts. Why does the land need to be purchased for this purpose. The Highway Authority's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Aug 2017 08:16 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Planning

Special General Meeting of Friends of the Lilacs Inn


As you know, we have been registered as an ACV and this, amongst other things, allows us to apply for grants .As discussed at our last meeting that in order to hold funds we need to amend our constitution. To this end we have received some pro bono (free) legal advice as to how we should be constituted.A draft of our proposed constitution is attached.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:29 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Friends of the Lilacs

Middle Street Closed 14th August for 3 days

Clancy Docwra are requiring to relay an Anglian Water pipe outside 23 Middle Street in Isham. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 14th August 2017.

A plan showing the closure and diversion can be viewed here

If you require more information about the works please contact Kayleigh Barratt on 07811 679092.

Regards... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:41 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Road Closure

Bypass Signs

The Borough Council have asked for the signs to come down. The correspondence regarding this is attached, it starts at the bottom of the page. Attached as well is our response to the Borough Council.

Posted: Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:38 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Street Party at the Lilacs 17th June 2-4.30pm for Friends of the Lilacs and Great Get Together

Friends of

The Lilacs Inn


'The Great Get-Together'

Bringing communities together in memory of Jo Cox MP

Street Party at The Lilacs

Saturday 17th June 2pm – 4.30

Getting our village community together to have fun and support the pub.

Including 'Bring & Share' picnic – bring food to share, bring your own plates and cutlery and help yourself to food. Squash will be provided for children... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Jun 2017 12:00 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, entertainment

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