West Hunsbury Parish Council

Serving the people of West Hunsbury

West Hunsbury Parish Council

Clerk: Mrs Fiona Young
32 Holdenby Road, Spratton
Northamptonshire NN6 8JD

Tel: 07729 608062

Author: Fiona Young

Suuport group update for West Hunsbury

Good afternoon to all our residents,

The parish council, together with the West Hunsbury Coronavirus Support Group have been working hard to produce leaflets for every resident which will provide you all with contact details should you need some support from our team of volunteers.

The leaflets should be dropping through your door over the coming few days, please keep them for future reference.

We would... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 11:58 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Support line for relatives with loved ones in hospital now active

We have listened to the concerns of family members over the past few weeks and understand their worries when it comes to having a relative or loved one in hospital, while visiting is restricted. We have set up a relative support line so you can check in on the current condition of a family member or loved one.

In order to use this service, you will need to know the patients full name, ward location,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 17:27 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Urgent- Changes to blood taking unit phone numbers

Good morning,

Due to some technical issues with the phone numbers in our previous e-mail, these have now changed.

Too get in contact with the Three Shires blood taking unit booking line, please call:

01604 885022

01604 885027

Apologies for any inconvenience.

Kind Regards,

Kieran Jones

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:59 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Free parking in Northampton for key workers

Northampton Borough Council is making parking free for key workers throughout April in response to the Coronavirus outbreak.

Mayorhold Car Park will close to consolidate staff and all other car parks will be made free of charge from Monday (30 March).

St John's and St Michael's multi-storey car parks will be set aside solely for key workers who need only show their work pass or appropriate identification... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 16:17 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Working together to protect rough sleepers from Coronavirus

Northampton Borough Council is working with Northampton Hope Centre and Churches Together in Northampton to protect rough sleepers during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

The three organisations have been assisted by housing and support providers, including hotels and members of the town's Single Homelessness Forum, to identify appropriate accommodation for everyone who is sleeping rough in Northampton... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 13:52 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Changes to the blood taking unit at NGH

Good Afternoon,

From Tuesday the 31st of March there are changes to the Blood Taking Unit at NGH. In order to keep patients safe at this time we are redirecting parts of this service to The Three Shires Hospital.

If you require a blood test you will need to contact the hospital to make an appointment on these numbers:

01604 690027

01604 690035

Three Shires will offer appointments Monday to Friday during... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:38 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News, Staff

Support during the Covid-19 Crisis

Good morning.

West Hunsbury Parish Council working together with West Hunsbury Coronavirus Support Group have produced a leaflet that will soon be landing on everyones doorstep. We hope to be delivering it to every house within the next week.
The leaflet contains information about how to volunteer to help your neighbours during this crisis and also contains contact information for the parish council... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:01 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Help and advice from NBC about the Coronavirus


Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:53 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community

Northampton General Hospital - Cancellation of Childrens Outpatient Appointments

In order to protect our patients, parents and staff as far as we can from the risk of Coronavirus, as of today, 23 March 2020, we have cancelled all children's outpatient appointments. We will be contacting you in due course to make alternative arrangements. As you will appreciate, we are very busy so please don't attempt to contact us as we don't have the capacity to deal with incoming calls. If you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:35 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Northamton General Hospital Visitor restrictions

Further restrictions on visiting from 25.03.2020

We are further restricting visiting to our hospital to help to protect our patients and our staff and stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

With immediate effect we will not allow any visitors into our hospital. By not visiting the hospital you will help to keep our patients and staff safe and save lives.

The following departments have some exceptions:... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:31 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News