SpanglefishHannington Parish Council | sitemap | log in

OCTOBER 2017

CHURCH SERVICES

8 Oct    10.00   Benefice Harvest Festival                    15 Oct              No Service

22 Oct  09.00   Family Communion                             29 Oct              No Service

5 Nov  09.00   Family Communion                             12 Nov                        No Service

19 Nov            10.00   Morning Prayer                                                26 Nov            11.00   Family Service - Baptism

 

CHURCH GRASS

The areas left un-mown this summer allowed the natural plants and grasses to flower giving texture, colour and diversity to the church yard grass. A list of the 29 plant species recorded will be placed in the church. Any comments or suggestions to Kate Wilson Tel: 01604 781961.

 

HANNINGTON QUIZ NIGHT – 7.30pm FRIDAY 13 OCTOBER

Back by popular demand, the successful Hannington Quiz Night will be held in the Village Hall, in aid of Church funds.  Don’t be put off by the date (Friday 13th) and come and join us for a relaxing and enjoyable evening.

Light refreshments will be supplied, but bring your own drinks/glasses.  Ticket price £10.  Book your place by contacting Andrew or Elaine Greatrex on 01604 781969 or email elainegreatrex2@gmail.com Cheques to “Hannington PCC”.  We look forward to seeing you.

A DATE FOR YOUR DIARY!!

FRIDAY 17 NOVEMBER

Tickets are already selling well for this year’s Whalebone gig.
It starts at 7 30pm and tickets are £10.
If you haven't booked yet call Chris on 781850 or 07904 329342.
Live, amazing music on your doorstep. Don't miss it!!
 

 

VILLAGE HALL

The Village Hall is available to hire.  The charge is £6.50 per hour (subject to a minimum charge of £13.50).  For further details and bookings please contact Maureen Souter (781486).

 

VILLAGE HALL TOTE

 

The Tote winner for September is – No. 17 S. Austin. Congratulations.

 

STREET DOCTOR

All villagers are reminded that any problems with pot holes, overgrown verges, empty salt bin etc can be reported directly to the Street Doctor – NCC would prefer contact to be made online and have advised that “If the problem is categorised as an emergency then the phone number will appear for people to ring instead.”

www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/streetdoctor

 Problems with the street lights however must be reported to the Clerk as these need to be directed to E.on.

 

FOOTPATH CT12 – SCHOOL LANE

Mr B Piercewright, who has recently purchased Wakelins Close, attended the Parish Council meeting on 2 October and advised those present that he was seeking to have the footpath CT12 that currently runs straight across his back garden diverted around the perimeter of his property.  To this end, he is intending to advise the village via a leaflet drop and hold two consultation events in the Village Hall - provisionally booked for 19 October at 7pm and 21 October at 10am (PLEASE check the leaflet for the ACTUAL dates & times as the Hall had not been booked when HL was printed).  

 

 

 

HANNINGTON PARISH COUNCIL NEWS

 

TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF CT8

The Temporary Diversion Order on CT8 is due to expire on 13 October 2017.  The PC has been advised by the Assistant Definitive Map Officer at Northamptonshire Highways that “I believe the closure will put the route back onto its old alignment for now but there are plans for it to be diverted onto a new route similar to the one on the Temporary Traffic Regulations Order. The Parish Council will be formally consulted when an officer is available.

 

POLICE LIAISON REPRESENTATIVE

The Parish Council is seeking to appoint a Police Liaison Representative to act as a single point of contact with Northants Police. The role includes – monitoring crime statistics/receiving news & information from the Neighbourhood Policing team/attend the annual meeting/liaise with other groups.  Time commitment is envisaged at 2-5 hours per month and the individual needs to be comfortable working electronically.  If you are interested in this role or require the full job description, please contact the Clerk.

 

PLANNING APPLICATIONS UPDATE

The following planning applications have been received by the Parish Council and any decisions by Daventry District Council:

DA/2017/0574 Development of a leisure park to contain lodges & glamping holiday accommodation.  Mere Farm Business Complex, Red House Lane.

DA/2017/0744 Construction of new vehicular access. Pastures Farm, Red House Lane.

DA/2016/0797 Construction of six detached dwellings.  Former Henry’s of Hannington site, Red House Lane.

 

Any comments should be directed to The Planning Department, Daventry District Council, Lodge Road,

Daventry, Northants NN11 4FP quoting the application number or email comments@daventrydc.gov.uk

 

PARISH COUNCILLOR – CO-OPTION &VACANCIES

The Parish Council is pleased to announce that at the meeting held on Monday 2 October, Mr Nick “Wes” Wesley of Bridle Road has been co-opted as a Parish Councillor.

 

Following the sale of his property, Councillor Allan Ross has resigned from the Parish Council as he no longer meets the eligibility criteria. The Parish Council would like to thank Mr Ross for all his hard work, dedication and valuable insight he brought to the process.  Once due process has taken place the PC will be able to advise how this position can be filled.

 

Currently, the Parish Council currently has one vacancy that can be filled by co-option.   To qualify, a person must be a Commonwealth citizen or EU national, over 18 years of age and an elector, must reside within the parish of Hannington, or within 3 miles of it, or occupy as owner or tenant any land or premises therein, or have their principal or only place of work there, and must not be disqualified from holding office as a Councillor.  Please contact the Clerk if you are interested in filling these positions.

 

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

The next Parish Council meeting will be held on MONDAY 6 NOVEMBER at 7.15pm in the Village Hall.  All villagers are welcome to attend.

Page Last Updated - 09/10/2017
Click for Map

See Council News

Sponsored by
Historical MinutesNew page for 1950-59 added
Hannington LifeOctober issue now available.
Church ServicesSept - Nov Church Services updated.
Agenda & MinutesDraft minutes for 2 Oct uploaded.
HPC Annual Report2016/17 Annual Report now available
PlanningDA/2017/0574 Mere Farm Business Complex & DA/2017/0744 Pastures Farm.
NWH Alerts4 April - phishing e-mails
2016/17 AccountsDetails of 2016/17 accounts etc uploaded