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Stoke Bruerne Parish Council

Serving the people of Stoke Bruerne

Bridge

Clerk: Mrs Alison Benson
3 Quinton Green Cottages
Quinton, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN7 2EF

Tel: 07724 682819

Latest News

Roade Library Threatened with Closure

In the County Council budget consultation there is a threat to close libraries including Roade. Please see attached flyer from the Friends of Roade library inviting anybody who can help to a drop in information session on Saturday 9th December.

Posted: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:08 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

Traffic Survey

As you are probably aware the Parish Council commissioned an independent traffic survey in September at two locations in the Village. The first location after the canal bridge and before Mill Lane confirmed a significant number of speeding drivers with an average speed of 25.7 mph in the 20-mph zone. The 85th percentile speed average was 30.4 mph (this is the speed at which 85% of drivers travel and is considered to be the "safe speed" by the Safer Roads Team as 85% of drivers.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:58 by Alison Benson

Tags: Speed

Northamptonshire County Council Budget Cuts

Bus service 86, Roade library, winter gritting, white line repainting and road repairs, children's service and much more are under threat from budget cuts. Please get involved and have your say. Go to the Northamptonshire County Council website and follow the links to the budget proposals.

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:20 by Alison Benson

Tags: Consultations

Rail Freight Terminals

There are currently two potentially large rail freight terminals proposed in this area. Northampton Gateway at Junction 15 on the M1 and Rail Central at Milton Malsor. The Parish Council will be objecting to both applications on the grounds of traffic volume and pollution.

Public consultation will begin on 9th October and last until Friday 24th November for the Northampton Gateway proposal. (We do not currently have.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 09:29 by Alison Benson

Tags: Planning

New Parish Councillor

We are delighted to confirm that Trevor Morley has been co-opted onto the Parish Council. He will serve with his fellow members until the next elections in May 2019. In May 2019 existing members and all new candidates can stand for election by residents.

Posted: Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:18 by Alison Benson

Tags: Councillors

Share the Space Drop your Pace

The Parish Council is fully supporting the Canal & River Trust's "Share the Space drop your Pace Campaign". We are aware of many incidents on the towpaths involving speeding cyclists and runners and we ask them all to remember that pedestrians have priority on all towpaths. Full details can be found on the Canal & River Trust website.

Posted: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:00 by Alison Benson

Tags: Canal

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