Northamptonshire now in Tier 4
Northamptonshire has now moved into Tier 4 following a growth in new cases.
Please see the guidelines.
Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 10:05 by Hanneke Soans
Council Offices Christmas Closure
Irthlingborough Town Council will close for Christmas on Friday 18th December 2020 until Monday 4th January 2021.
We wish you all a happy and healthy Christmas.
Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 13:22 by Hanneke Soans
Northamptonshire remains in Tier 2
Northamptonshire remains in Tier 2, but surrounding areas including Bedfordshire and Peterborough have moved up to Tier 3.
MEETING FRIENDS AND FAMILY No mixing of households indoors, apart from support bubbles. Maximum of six outdoors.
RESTAURANTS Pubs and bars must close, unless operating as restaurants. Hospitality venues can only serve alcohol with substantial meals. Venues must stop taking orders... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 14:34 by Hanneke Soans
Opening of Rushden Lakes Recovery Hub
East Northamptonshire Council, in partnership with The Crown Estate and others, have today on 11th December opened a business hub at Rushden Lakes to continue and extend the reach of the Recovery Through Enterprise scheme, offering support for businesses and residents alike.
Together, the partnership plans to offer 1-to-1 business advice, as well as access to a wide range of support webinars and resources,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 15:17 by Hanneke Soans
Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Revised road closure notification
Notice from Highways England
Please find below details of our revised and reduced road closure information for the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction.
Our previously advertised road closure plans between 14 – 17 December are now cancelled
The reduced schedule is below:
Fri 18 December
A45 Eastbound closed between Rushden Lakes & Stanwick roundabout
11pm to 6am
NOTE: Signed diversion routes will be in... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 14:10 by Hanneke Soans
East Northamptonshire Council's Residents' Survey 2020
East Northamptonshire Council's Residents' Survey for 2020 is now open. This is an opportunity for residents to give their feedback on public services within the district and where they feel improvements could be made.
It would be great if we could reach as many residents as possible therefore, if you could kindly 'advertise' this survey to residents within your ward we'd be most grateful.
The survey... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 16:52 by Hanneke Soans
Northamptonshire Placed in Tier 2 from 2nd December
From the 2nd December Northamptonshire is placed in Tier 2.
This chart will allow you to see what this means.
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 14:35 by Hanneke Soans
Council and police hold joint patrols to support pandemic restrictions
Patrols by officers from East Northamptonshire Council and Northamptonshire Constabulary have shown that most people and businesses are complying with coronavirus restrictions.
Teams of officers have been giving out advice on how to comply with the emergency regulations, answering questions from businesses and reminding people about wearing face coverings and keeping social distances.
The vast majority... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 14:53 by Hanneke Soans
Help for East Northamptonshire businesses during COVID
East Northamptonshire Council has announced a further business support funding package to support businesses that have had to close or have been severely impacted due to the recent lockdown measures.
These grants differ from those offered earlier in the year, in amounts available and eligibility criteria. Previous schemes are now closed.
The new Local Restrictions Support Grant scheme supports businesses... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 10:04 by Hanneke Soans
Covid 19 cases in Northamptonshire
Message from Lucy Wrightman - Director of Public Health for Northamptonshire.
We are currently seeing the largest rise in cases in Northamptonshire since the first national lockdown. Positive cases range across all age groups, but significantly are largest in the age groups from 10-59. We know that these age groups are amongst the most sociable, go to school, university or work, and may be involved... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 09:43 by Hanneke Soans