Northamptonshire Highways are requiring to carry out urgent repairs to Brixworth Road, Spratton. To carry out these works safely will mean that the section of road between School Road and Manor Road will be closed from the 29th April for up to four days between 9.30am and 3pm.
A plan showing the closure and the diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=113331068
People living in Daventry District have until Tuesday, 7 May to register to vote in the European Parliamentary election scheduled to take place next month.
A Youth Commission is being set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard and help change services for the better.
You can check out information about the commission at www.northantspcc.org.uk/northamptonshire-youth-commission where you will find an information sheet that can be downloaded, and an online application form for young people to complete.
Applications from young people to whose voices might struggle sometimes to be heard and who have had experience of the criminal justice system are especially welcome.
Applications need to be in by 5th April.
The Brixworth Parish Council has set its budget for 2019/2020. The total expenditure for the year is £183,680 with £163,620 of this coming from the ‘precept’.
The Parish Council has the right to raise this money via the Council Tax process and the ‘Brixworth Precept’ is shown on your itemised Council Tax Bill.
The Parish Council uses it money to maintain its parks & recreation grounds, grass cutting, community grants, some street lighting and litter picking as well as playing its part in the structure of local democracy. In addition to the precept the Parish Council also has money set aside for special projects.
The new precept has increased this year by approximately 4 pence per week on band D properties.