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Refugee week

Refugee week

West Northants will celebrate Refugee Week from Monday with a number of events to raise awareness of issues affecting asylum seekers and the local support available to them.

Throughout the week of 20 to 26 June, events will take place at the University of Northampton, Delapre Abbey and online, with a full programme of speakers and presentations also planned at the Guildhall on Thursday, 23 June.

The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 10:40 by Web Team

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Public asked to have their say on modifications to Northampton’s Local Plan

Public asked to have their say on modifications to Northampton’s Local Plan

Examination of the Northampton Local Plan Part 2 continues as West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) prepares for a six-week public consultation on proposed modifications.

The Local Plan Part 2 is a major planning policy document that will help guide planning decisions throughout Northampton up to 2029.

Following public hearings in November 2021, the Government appointed Planning Inspectors have recommended... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 09:02 by Web Team

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Council publishes 'specification' for new special needs school in West Northamptonshire

Council publishes 'specification' for new special needs school in West Northamptonshire

Proposals for a 250-place special needs school took a step forward this week after West Northants Council (WNC) published more details for academies who might bid to run it.

The new school will be an 'all-through SEND' school, meaning it will cater for children of all ages with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Specifically, it will cater for pupils with autistic spectrum condition (ASC),... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 08:59 by Web Team

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Refuge Sought for 2 Ukrainian refugees

Two ladies, a mother and her 30 yr old daughter, are seeking refuge following their recent arrival in the UK.
Please contact Rev Stephen Trott by email or phone.

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Posted: Sun, 19 Jun 2022 13:11 by Web Team

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Northampton Music Festival (NMF)

Northampton Music Festival (NMF)

This looks really fun: This year's Northampton Music Festival (NMF) will open with a special performance of two well-known songs with a twist – they will be performed in sign language.Children from across the county have been invited to take part in the signing of Firework by Katy Perry and Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World, which has been organised by Greenfields Specialist School for Communication.The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 17:06 by Web Team

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Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

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Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 11:50 by Web Team

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If your child is being drawn into gangs

We have several sessions for parents during the knife angel visit - please feel free to circulate to anyone you know who might be interested - through your job or friends/family.

What to look out for if your child is being drawn into gangs - delivered by Youth Offending Service

Lodge Road, Daventry session - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/parent-education-session-daventry-tickets-310483162497

Guildhall,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 00:49 by Web Team

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Tricky Friends Animation (NSAB)

Northamptonshire Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB) announce the launch of the Tricky Friends Animation

The animation has been developed with the aim to help vulnerable adults understand what good friendships are and when they might be harmful.

It is important that adults with learning disabilities and autism, those who have cognitive difficulties, or young adults, have positive opportunities to make and... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 19 Mar 2022 09:41 by Web Team

Tags: WNC

Review of Parliamentary constituencies

BOUNDARY COMMISSION FOR ENGLAND is redrawing the map of parliamentary constituencies in England, to make sure each one has roughly the same number of electors. They have published the proposed new constituencies on the consultation website, https://www.bcereviews.org.uk and they want you to tell them what you think.

During the six-week secondary consultation on the proposals, which runs until 4 April,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 07:07 by Web Team

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