I am writing to update you on progress on the M1 junctions 13 to 16 upgrade. Since opening the first section of the upgrade between junction 13 (Milton Keynes south) and Newport Pagnell Services in March, we've continued to work to improve the rest of the scheme between Newport Pagnell and junction 16 (Upper Heyford Interchange).
Four lanes on the M1 between Newport Pagnell Services and junction 15... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 12:09 by Deputy Clerk
This evening there is a brief vigil on the eve of the funeral of Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
In a few moments we will join with people across the United
Kingdom in a Moment of Silent Reflection. During the Minute
we will have an opportunity, in silence, to reflect on the lifetime of
service which Her late Majesty devoted to the United Kingdom, the Realms and Territories and to the Commonwealth.... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 19:55 by Deputy Clerk
West Northamptonshire Council is aware that most people will wish to make arrangements to be with friends and family to watch the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday 19 September.
The council is also aware of two cinemas in the area offering tickets for people to come together and watch the event for free:
Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2022 10:34 by Deputy Clerk
Services in memory of Queen Elizabeth II are set to take place in Northampton and Kettering on Sunday, 18 September.
Those wishing to attend the Service of Remembrance at All Saints Church in Northampton are advised that they can arrive at any time after 10am and must be seated by 10.40am at the latest.
A ceremonial procession will progress from the Judge's Lodgings in George Row, arriving at the church... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 15:46 by Deputy Clerk
A one-minute silence is being held at 2000 on Sunday 18 September 2022, the day before the Queen's Funeral. The Prime Minister's office said "The silence can be marked privately at home on your own or with friends and neighbours, out on your doorstep or street with neighbours, or at any locally arranged community events and vigils. We encourage local community groups, clubs, and other... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Sep 2022 19:17 by Deputy Clerk
St John the Baptist Church are holding a Service of Remembrance for HM the Queen on Sunday 18th September, please see attached document with details on this and the Book of Condolence available in the Church.
Cllr Andrew Bodman signing the book after the Proclamation of the Sovereign
Posted: Mon, 12 Sep 2022 10:37 by Deputy Clerk
Today at 2:30pm Cllr Andrew Bodman, Chair of Hartwell Parish Council read the Proclamation of The Sovereign King Charles III.
Please see attached the Proclamation and video.
Posted: Sun, 11 Sep 2022 15:38 by Deputy Clerk
When: Sunday, 11 September from 12.45pm
Where: Outside All Saints Church, Northampton – starting with a formal procession from Judge's Lodgings, George Row, Northampton at 12.45.
Details: Northamptonshire's official proclamation of the reign of King Charles III
Media liaison contact details: Becky Hutson – 07714 577049 email@example.com
Everyone is invited to gather outside... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 11 Sep 2022 10:58 by Deputy Clerk
Hartwell Parish Councillor's gathered this morning at Hartwell's War Memorial to lay a floral tribute for HM the Queen.
The Council invites the community to lay tributes at the War Memorial located on Forest Road.
Posted: Sat, 10 Sep 2022 12:23 by Deputy Clerk
On this very sad day, please find below my statement on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and a link (https://youtu.be/g-Nd1sJ0TnI) to my remarks in the House of Commons Chamber this afternoon during the Tributes to HM Queen Elizabeth II. Please do share this with any in your parish who you feel may be interested.
Our great nation, the Commonwealth and people... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 10 Sep 2022 08:32 by Deputy Clerk