Preston Capes Parish Council

Serving the people of Preston Capes

The village phone box

Clerk: Mr Gary Denby
10A Lime Avenue, Eydon
Daventry, Northamptonshire
NN11 3PG

Tel: 01327 264002

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Parish Councillor Vacancy

Parish Councillor Vacancy

Public Notice of a Parish Councillor vacancy. Details and a request for election form attached.

For those interested in becoming a Parish Councillor but are not sure what it entails, the attached guide is a plain English summary of what we do (11 sides).

Posted: Sat, 23 Apr 2022 13:21 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

Village Litter Pick on Sun 3rd April

Village Litter Pick on Sun 3rd April

Bill Dearns has arranged to borrow the Daventry litter picking kits on Sunday 3rd April. Meeting at the village hall for bacon butties at 9.30; with complimentary drinks available afterwards from 12 noon. All are welcome to help tidy the village and its approaches.

Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 14:27 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

Upgraded Zoll Defibrillator on the Village Hall

Upgraded Zoll Defibrillator on the Village Hall

The Parish Council has used £1,000 of its CIL monies to upgrade the Defibrillator mounted upon the Preston Capes village hall.

This Zoll unit (Dutch) is fully automatic, in that once the pads are applied it automatically tests the heart's waveform, to see if its arrhythmia is suitable for shocking, and if so it proceeds to shock. This unit includes child pads for those below 25 kg or 8 years of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 09:53 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

Banbury Lane, Lower Thorpe Mandeville closed 9 March

Banbury Lane, Lower Thorpe Mandeville closed 9 March

Following our utility trial hole surveys in December 2021, we now have confirmed dates for the Banbury Lane closure to complete our highway crossing.

In the area where our internal access road crosses Banbury Lane, we will create a strengthened surface using concrete, to ensure that we protect the road and any utilities underneath. The site access road will reduce HS2 traffic on local highways by providing... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 19 Feb 2022 16:57 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

The Link - February 2022

The Link - February 2022

Kindly supplied by Penny Cory.

Posted: Mon, 31 Jan 2022 18:24 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

HS/2 delays on A361 for 6 weeks

HS/2 delays on A361 for 6 weeks

There will be a traffic management scheme on the A361 on the Byfield Road in Chipping Warden for approximately 6 weeks from Monday January 24th.

There will be a two way traffic light operation throughout this period operating 24/5 with additional weekend working as required. Drivers using this road are advised to allow extra time for their journey.

Peter Gaydon, Moreton Pinkney

Posted: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 14:24 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, HS/2, Notice

AgeUK services

AgeUK services

AgeUK services available in Northants.

Posted: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 13:26 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2022, Notice

Christmas Prize Bingo at Cherwelton

Christmas Prize Bingo at Cherwelton

Kindly supplied by Penny Cory.

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 13:37 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2021, Notice

Autum Litter Pick

Autum Litter Pick

For those inspired to littler pick a verge or two this Autumn (sensibly isolated in small groups of up to three persons), the Parish Council has equipment ready for your use!

Alternatively, we have a Group Litter Pick arranged for Sunday 17th October... meeting at the village hall for bacon butties at 9.30; with complimentary drinks available afterwards from 12 noon.

This includes high-visibility jackets,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Oct 2021 17:02 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2021, Notice

HS/2 disruption near Thorpe Mandeville late Oct+

HS/2 disruption near Thorpe Mandeville late Oct+

Peter Gaydon, the HS/2 liaison for Moreton Pinkney has reported the following local disruption:-

There will be a closure between Bulls Lane and Magpie Junction for 4 weeks and 24 hours per day with a start date of 25th October and completion on 1st December - though the notice allows for an extension beyond this date as required. The work will create a concrete section on this road to allow heavy plant... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Oct 2021 14:26 by Gary Denby

Tags: 2021, Notice