Author: Roger Harrington

'VOTER REGISTRATION IS QUICK AND EASY'

Since mid-July, SNC has been contacting households and asking people to confirm or update their details on the Electoral Register via a so-called Household Enquiry Form.

Every household is legally required to respond even if there are no changes to the details of the voters at the address and can do so by text message, online, telephone or using the provided self-addressed envelope.

People are asked... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 12:39 by Roger Harrington

Tags: News

GOOD NEIGHBOUR SCHEME FETE 14TH SEPTEMBER 2019

The Whittlebury Good Neighbour Scheme will be holding a fete on Saturday 14th September 2019, 2.00pm to 5.00pm, on the Reading Room Playing Field. The aim is not only to raise funds for the Scheme but also to enable the village to come together in a late summer communal event.

Refreshments, cream teas, a cake stall, raffle, tombola, skittles, face painting, white elephant stall, a book stall etc. etc.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Aug 2019 17:13 by Roger Harrington

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VILLAGER OF THE YEAR

At the recent annual village meeting, Cheryl Evans was voted Whittlebury's villager of the year for her longstanding work with the Royal British Legion and the village's annual Poppy Appeal.

A richly deserved award and as Cheryl and her husband have now moved to Towcester, the village thanks her for all her work over many years and sends her and Richard every good wish for the future.

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 14:45 by Roger Harrington

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New bus service for Whittlebury launched on Wednesday 24th April 209

The attached press release from ABILITY (Northants) cic describes the new bus service for the village that was launched on Wednesday 24th April 2019. Two villagers availed themselves of a lift to Towcester and back that day and it is hoped that more will use the service over the coming weeks.

Whittlebury Parish Council has provided £500.00 to initiate this community transport scheme and it is... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 18:00 by Roger Harrington

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PLANS FOR THE NEW WHITTLEBURY READING ROOM

For those villagers who were unable to attend either of the two recent drop-in sessions at the Reading Room or The HUG Cafe on Friday 22nd March 2019 to view the plans for the new building and to offer their comments, there are a number of documents here which will give a lot of information about the existing Reading Room, its history and recent usage, the outline plans for the new building and a questionnaire.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Mar 2019 18:03 by Roger Harrington

Tags: News, Planning

A NEW BUS SERVICE FOR WHITTLEBURY

ABILITY (Northants) cic is coming to Whittlebury. After months of frustration about the lack of a public bus service in the village, this Community Interest Company has now agreed to operate a service on Wednesday mornings that will take residents to Towcester and back.

A contribution of £500 from the Parish Council will be required before the service can start and it is intended that a resolution... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Mar 2019 13:20 by Roger Harrington

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THE WHITTLEBURY MAGAZINE JUNE 2018

The Whittlebury Magazine June 2018 published online.

Posted: Sat, 14 Jul 2018 19:19 by Roger Harrington

Tags: News, Newsletters

THE WHITTLEBURY MAGAZINE

The Whittlebury Magazine is now published on line in addition to the paper copies which are provided for, and delivered to, all villagers free of charge.

This will enable former residents and those who are just simply interested in Whittlebury to keep up to date with what has been going on in the village.

The editors and designer of the magazine are indebted to the Ferrari Owners Club of Whittlebury... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:28 by Roger Harrington

Tags: News, Newsletters