Updated: 16th August 2022
(latest news and imminent events are shown first and older, but still current, news follows).
Upcoming events for your diaries (see the event calendar for more information)
- Every Tuesday in term time: Children’s Play Group 9:30am to 11:30am, Litchborough Village Hall
- Youth club summer camp sessions: 10:00am-2:00pm every Tuesday until 30th August. Please see details here
- Friday 26th August: 3:00-5:00pm Community Cuppa, Litchborough Village Hall
- Friday 26th – 28th August: Silverstone Classic volunteering opportunity. Would you like to help collect money for Alzheimers? Here are more details, please do help if you can.
- Sunday 4th September: Gardening club visit to Rousham House and Gardens
Isla and Teresa did an amazing job of organising another table top sale and wished to post the following:
You may be aware that Age UK Northamptonshire regularly produce a magazine containing news and information about the services and support they provide in the county. You can read a flippy version of Engage online here.
NEW Citizen’s Advice Bureau drop in sessions at the Towcester Food Bank every Tuesday 12:00noon to 2:00pm.
For those not local, you can read our fun local newsletter here.
We have a new community bus service provided by Ability, picking up from Litchborough and going to Sixfields/Sainsbury’s, Tesco Clannel Road (Mereway) and Northampton town centre. More information can be found on their website, but here is our timetable.
If you’re interested in local and Litchborough Planning Applications, a link can be found on the Parish Council page. You may be interested to know that the application to convert the Chapel into a 3 bedroom dwelling has been approved.
Read the latest news from the Gardening Club here.
If you would like to check closures, roadworks, weight or other the restrictions on the roads the one.network site can be used. Just input the area of interest (e.g. Litchborough, Towcester), or allow it to use your current location and then select ‘today’ or another future time period as required.
Here are details of our Neighbourhood Police Team. Please note the Twitter and Facebook links should you wish to follow them.
Litchborough Walkers and walking in Northamptonshire. Lindsey (01327 830318) and Val (01327 831162) continue to walk on a Wednesday morning at 9:30am and everyone is welcome but please call in advance. Also, the walking in England website has a recently revised section for Northants, so do take a look.
Did you know, private landowners who are the victims of fly-tipping can apply for grants of up to £1500 to help cover the cost of removing it. Here are the full details.
Towcester Community Food (TowFood) is a community larder network that partner with local supermarkets, businesses and food surplus providers to reduce food waste and distribute affordable food throughout the community.
South Northants Council are very keen to help residents with housing or money concerns. Are you worried about paying your rent, or losing your home? If so …
Are you looking after someone, as an unpaid carer? If so, you may be interested in the support provided by Northampton Carers. Details here.
Val Mahoney continues to take orders for bread of various types, rolls, sausage rolls and sweeter items from the Whittlebury Bakery. Collection details will be agreed when you order.