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Clerk: Mrs Vivienne Prodger
Rushden Hall, Hall Park
Rushden, Northamptonshire
NN10 9NG

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UPDATE ON ADVANCE IMPROVEMENT WORKS – A45 / A6 CHOWNS MILL ROUNDABOUT PROGRAMME AMENDMENT

UPDATE ON ADVANCE IMPROVEMENT WORKS – A45 / A6 CHOWNS MILL ROUNDABOUT PROGRAMME AMENDMENT

Highways England have today announced the following:-

Over the last few weeks we have been monitoring the impact of Network Rail's roadworks on the A45 at Higham Road Bridge. We understand that delivering advance works at the Chowns Mill Roundabout will put added pressure on the local road network, as well as businesses and communities. We have therefore made the decision to reduce our current programme... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:09 by Admin

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Washbrook Road Tunnel Competition

Washbrook Road Tunnel Competition

Only 1 week to go, entries will close on Friday 15 February 2019.

To download an entry form or more information visit: www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/washbrookrdtunnel or email lhawes@east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 12:08 by Admin

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Update - Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision
Night time temperatures are due to increase above zero. As a result the Council has de-activated it's Severe Weather Scheme for rough sleepers.

Despite the closure of East Northamptonshire's provision. If you, or someone you are aware of, are facing the prospect of rough sleeping please call the council's housing options... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 10:05 by Admin

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Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision.

Sent on behalf of East Northamptonshire Council.

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision.This facility is only for rough sleepers currently in the East Northamptonshire District. All Local Authoritites are required to operate a rough sleeper provision therefore rough sleepers in other areas should contact their local council for assistance.

Due to the current severe weather, the Council has activated... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:29 by Admin

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Section of A45 between Rushden and Wellingborough to close for EIGHT MONTHS

Section of A45 between Rushden and Wellingborough to close for EIGHT MONTHS

A stretch of one of Northamptonshire's busiest roads will close for eight months for major rail works. The westbound section of the A45 Higham Road, between Rushden and Wellingborough, will close to traffic on February 4.


All traffic will use the eastbound section in a contraflow system until the A45 fully re-opens on October 16. The railway bridge on the westbound section - which is lower than the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 09:44 by Admin

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Advance works on the A45 at Chowns Mill

Advance works on the A45 at Chowns Mill

NOTIFICATION OF ADVANCE IMPROVEMENT WORKS-A45 / A6 CHOWNS MILL ROUNDABOUT

Advance work to the existing carriageway on the A45 / AS Chowns Mill roundabout. This is essential preparatory work for our main Chowns Mill roundabout improvement scheme, scheduled for early 2020. The work will involve the installation of new duct crossings under the carriageway for utility and telecom providers. site clearance... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:43 by Admin

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Out of Water into History Event 9th March 2019

Out of Water into History Event 9th March 2019

Come along to the Greenway between Crown Park and Asda and help litter pick the route, 'seed bomb' the verges and place bird/bee boxes on some of the trees on Saturday 9th March 2019. More information to follow. So save the date!

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:42 by Admin

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NN10 Get Together Rushden to Higham Ferrers

NN10 Get Together Rushden to Higham Ferrers

NN10 Get Together Rushden to Higham Ferrers 5k on Sunday 24th March 2019

Rushden and Higham Ferrers Town Councils are pleased to launch a 5k social run across Rushden and Higham Ferrers on Sunday 24th March at 9am. The NN10 Rushden to Higham Ferrers 5k starts and finishes at Rushden Station and Transport Museum and its aims are to create a strong sense of community by attracting a cross section of local... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:40 by Admin

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Where will you be sleeping on Friday 25 January 2019?

Where will you be sleeping on Friday 25 January 2019?

Where will you be sleeping on Friday 25 January 2019?

According to the latest figures (collected in the autumn of 2017 and published in January 2018), 4,751 people were sleeping rough in England. The figure has been rising for the past 7 years.

The East Midlands region has seen an increase of 23% in rough sleeping since 2016 compared with a national increase of 15%.

All the signs are that the figures... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:06 by Admin

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Severe weather emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Sent on behalf of East Northamptonshire Council

Subject: Severe weather emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision... Night time temperatures are due to increase above zero. As a result the Council has de-activated it's Severe Weather Scheme for rough sleepers.

Despite the closure of East Northamptonshire's provision. If you, or someone you are aware of, are facing the prospect of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 13:29 by Admin

Tags: News