Upton Parish Council

Serving the people of Upton

St Michael's Church

Clerk: Nina Villa
PO Box 1564, Northampton
NN7 9DD

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Upton Lodge Development - Public Consultation Events

Upton Lodge Development - Public Consultation Events

Public Consultation Event for Upton Lodge Development
There are two events taking place on the residential development of land at Upton Lodge, Northampton:

Event 1 – Thursday 13th October, 6:15pm-8:45pm
St Luke's Primary School, St Crispin Drive, Northampton, NN5 4BL

Event 2 – Saturday 15th October, 2:30pm-6:30pm
The Elgar Centre, 1 High Street, Upton, Northampton, NN5 4EN

WYG are engaged by... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:44 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Public Consultation Events, Upton, October 2016, Homes & Communities Agency

EVENT: Nene Valley Festival

EVENT: Nene Valley Festival

The launch of the Nene Valley Festival at Chester Farm on Saturday 17 September at 10.30am.

The event will include an official opening ceremony, refreshments and there will be opportunities to take part in guided walks and craft activities.

Please RSVP to Karen Williams on

01832 742064 or kwilliams@east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

• Specialist tour on Romans in Irchester with archaeologist Ian Meadows... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:29 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Nene, Valley, Festival

Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

NOTICE OF VACANCY in the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Upton

1. Under section 87(2) of the Local Govemment Act 1972, notice is hereby given, that a casual vacancy now exists for a Parish Councillor in the North Ward of the Parish of Upton arising from the resignation from office of Councillor Alan Bottwood.

2. If within 14* days (27 September 2016) of publication of this notice, an election... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 21:14 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Notice, Vacancy, Upton Parish, September, 2016

New Chairman of Upton Parish Council

New Chairman of Upton Parish Council

Upton Parish Council would like to announce that on Monday 5th September 2016, Councillor Wendy Lawrence was elected as Chairman.

Wendy was the first resident on Upton Grange in 1995, and has lived here for over 20 years.

Wendy has previously been an active participant in community issues as a founding member of the Upton Grange Neighbourhood Watch and Co-ordinator for over 10 years. She is delighted... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 13:20 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Chairman, elected, Wendy, Lawrence

LOCAL VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY - NORTHAMPTONSHIRE ASSOCIATION FOR THE BLIND

LOCAL VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY - NORTHAMPTONSHIRE ASSOCIATION FOR THE BLIND

Do you have a couple of hours free once a fortnight to become a home visitor/befriender for NAB in your local area of Little Houghton.

This small time commitment will make a huge difference to a visually impaired person's life. People with a sight impairment often become isolated and lose confidence.

A volunteer role within our visiting service will help them regain and retain their independence and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 08:26 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Local, Volunteering, Northamptonshire Association For The Blind

August Update from Northamptonshire County Council

August Update from Northamptonshire County Council

AUGUST NEWS FROM NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

Visit Northamptonshire County Council's website for a roundup of events and news from across the county.

A few highlights are as follows:

The Summer Reading Challenge

There is still time to sign up at your local Library if you haven't already done so for this FREE reading challenge. Children aged 4 to 11 are invited to take part in this Roald Dahl inspired... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:39 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: August

Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

NOTICE OF VACANCY
In the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Upton

1. Under section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, notice is hereby given, that a casual vacancy now exists for a Parish Councillor in the North Ward of the Parish of Upton arising from the resignation from office of Councillor Tony Earle .

2. If within 14* days (8 September 2016) of publication of this notice, an election... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:43 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Notice, Vacancy, Upton Parish

Northampton Volunteer Car Scheme - could you help?

Northampton Volunteer Car Scheme - could you help?

Northampton Volunteer Car Scheme

Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire are seeking car owners who live in the Duston area to help take people who cannot manage on public transport to their medical appointments.

Can you volunteer? All expenses are paid.

For more information call: 01604 628234

http://www.voluntaryimpact.org.uk/volunteer-car-scheme/

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:02 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Volunteer, Car, Scheme, Duston, Northampton

Take A Stand Against Scams

Take A Stand Against Scams

Did you know that consumers lose £5-10 billion pounds each year to scammers! Don't add to this staggering figure, take a stand against scams.

There are a number of different methods scammers use: Doorstep, Mail, Internet and Mail. Scams are often very realistic and appear to be legitimate, but don't be afraid to check credentials of a company or individual, and always keep personal details safe.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:41 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Scams, Fraud

Northampton Leisure & Culture Newsletter Summer 2016

Northampton Leisure & Culture Newsletter Summer 2016

The latest Leisure and Culture Newsletter is now available to download. This summer edition features a roundup of the events taking place across Northampton at the four Trilogy Leisure Centres.

There are activities for all ages including sports clubs, cinema showings and information on the FREE National Playday on 3rd August at Abington Park. There is plenty on offer at the local Duston Trilogy and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:24 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Summer Newsletter, Trilogy

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