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

Tags: News

New Mayor for Northampton

Northampton Borough Council held its annual Full Council and Mayormaking meeting today via video conference.

The role of First Citizen of Northampton has now passed from Councillor Nazim Choudary to Councillor Brian Sargeant, who became the 780th Mayor of Northampton during the historic ceremony. His wife, Ray Kelly-Sargeant, will he his Mayoress.

Cllr Sargeant has served Northampton Borough Council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 15:52 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

LRF Newsletter May 20 2020

Local Resilience Forum Newsletter May 20th 2020

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 15:26 by Fiona Young

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Northampton Museum and Art Gallery invites public to collect items during coronavirus crisis for digital exhibition

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery is looking to document the pandemic for a digital exhibition to be shown once the museum reopens and is asking members of the public to record their own experiences of Covid-19 and collect objects, stories and information during lockdown.

These items could include stories of lockdown, for example a lockdown video diary, or photographs of rainbows and messages of thanks... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 15:34 by Fiona Young

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Pride in Northampton parade and events postponed

Pride in Northampton parade and associated events set to take place on Saturday, 18 July 2020 have been postponed due to the current and emerging situation around coronavirus and a new date will be announced in due course.

The decision has been taken in light to the UK government's advice to limit the number of large-scale gatherings to help avoid the spread of coronavirus.

Pride in Northampton is committed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 11:21 by Fiona Young

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Health and safety in workplaces open during coronavirus pandemic

Northampton Borough Council's Environmental Health and Licensing team offer advice and guidance to businesses helping them understand how the new health and safetyregulations apply to their business.

Following the introduction of wide-ranging restrictions aiming to prevent the spread of the coronavirus there are a number of businesses who are now allowed to reopen including factories, offices, construction... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 17:56 by Fiona Young

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Car parks reopen in Northampton Borough Council parks

Car parks at Northampton Borough Council parks will reopen from today (Wednesday, May 13), in line with latest Government guidance.

Car parks now open to the public, include Lingswood park, Hunsbury Hill park, Ladybridge park, Delapre park and Eagle Drive.

Toilets will remain closed until additional hygiene and social distancing arrangements have been put in place and visitors are advised to plan accordingly.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 16:25 by Fiona Young

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Community Resilience Update - April 28th 2020

Local Resilience Forum April 28th 2020

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 12:20 by Fiona Young

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Northampton's VE Day 2020 goes virtual

Northampton is set to mark VE Day 2020 in a unique way this year, with a virtual programme of events taking place on the 8 May, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the end of war in Europe.

The celebrations, coordinated by Northampton Borough Council, will be streamed throughout the day, and can be viewed on the Mayor of Northampton's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/MayorOfNorthampton

An action-packed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 12:08 by Fiona Young

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Northampton's VE Day 2020 goes virtual

Northampton is set to mark VE Day 2020 in a unique way this year, with a virtual programme of events taking place on the 8 May, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the end of war in Europe.

The celebrations, coordinated by Northampton Borough Council, will be streamed throughout the day, and can be viewed on the Mayor of Northampton's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/MayorOfNorthampton

An action-packed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 12:08 by Fiona Young

Tags: Community, News

Quit for Covid with Public Health Northamptonshire’s Stop Smoking Service

Public Health Northamptonshire is encouraging smokers to #QuitforCovid, not only to protect themselves but to reduce demand on NHS services. The coronavirus pandemic is putting an unprecedented strain on the NHS, and England's Chief Medical Officer is urging smokers to give up smoking to lower their risk, so there has never been a better time to quit.

The #QuitforCovid campaign, www.todayistheday.co.uk... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 12:06 by Fiona Young

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