Approximately 13 tonnes of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) have been collected across East Northamptonshire in just 6 weeks since a new collection was launched.
Following a successful pilot in Raunds, the Waste team at East Northamptonshire Council rolled out a weekly WEEE collection scheme in mid-December and have already seen a brilliant response.
Cllr Steven North, Leader of East... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 11:20 by Hanneke Soans
Northamptonshire Highways are intending to carry out signing and lining works on a section of Station Road which runs alongside the A6.
The road will be closed for 1 day on Monday 20th January 2020 from 9am until 4.30pm.
Posted: Fri, 10 Jan 2020 11:15 by Hanneke Soans
East Northamptonshire Council's Residents Survey for 2019 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.
The survey can be accessed through
Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 13:42 by Hanneke Soans
Irthlingborough Town Council continue to progress the management of the Public Open Space off Finedon Road with the creation of a pathway using wood chip cleared from other areas of the site.
Posted: Thu, 02 Jan 2020 10:06 by Hanneke Soans
Irthlingborough Town Council Offices will be closed from 1pm Friday 20th December until 9am Thursday 2nd January 2020.
Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 12:01 by Hanneke Soans
At the end of November a group of youngsters had a party on the Skate Park at the Recreation Ground. The Council's CCTV showed two youngsters cleaning up the Skate Park the following day and we would like to say Thank You for cleaning up.
Posted: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:21 by Hanneke Soans
Irthlingborough Christmas Light Switch on Saturday 7th December 14:00 - 18:00
Stalls, Entertainment, Santa's Grotto and lots of festive fun!
Light Switch on at 5pm.
Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:46 by Hanneke Soans
Work will start in early February 2020 and the scheme is scheduled to last approximately 22 months.
The works will;
Widen all approaches and exits to the roundabout
Build an 'outer' circulatory to separate traffic movements and improve capacity
Install traffic signals, upgrade street lighting and install new signing
To maintain a safe environment sections of the A45/A6 will be closed and narrow lanes will... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:46 by Hanneke Soans
On Sunday 10th November 2019 there is the Annual Remembrance Service in St Peters Church at 10am followed by a procession up to the war memorial for wreath laying at 11am.
On Monday 11th November at 11am we ask people to step outside onto the High Street for 2 minutes silence.
Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 14:45 by Hanneke Soans
East Northamptonshire Council has welcomed the prosecution of three individuals after they pleaded guilty to selling dogs without a licence in Lilford. On Monday 14 October, Nigel Hockey, Maxine Thornton and Evangeline Proctor were sentenced to:
A twelve month community order and ordered to perform 80 hours unpaid work.
A disqualification order for 5 years from dealing in dogs (both selling and breeding)... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:36 by Hanneke Soans