Stoke Bruerne Parish Council

Serving the people of Stoke Bruerne


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

Tel: 07724 682819

Latest News

Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Parish Councillor

Following the resignation of Linda Karklis there is a vacancy on the Parish Council. Please see attached notice. If any resident would like more information please contact Alison Benson Clerk to the Council.

Posted: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 12:13 by Alison Benson

Tags: Councillors

Is there community support for speed cushions outside Stoke Bruerne Primary School?

The Parish Council is eager to gauge support for the installation of speed cushions outside the primary school. If you do support this proposal please complete the template letter attached and return to the Clerk

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:23 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

Annual Parish Assembly 12th March 7pm

Annual Parish Assembly Tuesday 12th March 7pm

All Stoke Bruerne Residents are encouraged to attend the Annual Parish Assembly which will take place in the Village Hall. As well as reviewing the year just gone we will be discussing priorities for 2019 and beyond. We also hope to have a representative from NCC Highways present to discuss the issue of traffic in the Village and representatives from ABILITY... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:40 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

Rail Central

If you wish to object to the above proposal you have until 15th January to register with the Planning Inspectorate. See here for full details

Posted: Wed, 02 Jan 2019 10:38 by Alison Benson

Tags: Planning

Speeding in Stoke Bruerne

The Parish Council is still in discussion with NCC Highways as to what can be realistically achieved to slow traffic down through the Village and particularly in the 20-mph zone outside the School. In order to make sure that NCC Highways fully understand how serious this matter is and to try and get traffic calmed before a serious accident occurs residents are being asked to lodge requests for speed... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:15 by Alison Benson

Tags: Speed

Please report ALL incidents involving vehicles to the Police

Speeding and volume of traffic is a big problem in Stoke Bruerne and the Parish Council has been putting a great deal of pressure on NCC Highways to try and get more traffic calming measures put in place. At the moment the Safer Roads Team at Northamptonshire Police have no incidents reported from Stoke Bruerne. Please report all incidents however small (clipped wing mirror, small coming together)... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:35 by Alison Benson

Tags: Speed

Ash Tree on Village Green Opposite School

Unfortunately the Ash tree on the Village Green opposite the School has honey fungus which has decayed key buttresses of the tree. A specialist tree consultant has confirmed that there is a real risk of the tree being up-rooted in adverse weather. The parish council is therefore arranging for its removal during October. A new tree (of a variety which is not susceptible to honey fungus) will be planted... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 10:31 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

Residents urged to object to Roxhill's Northampton Gateway

Please object to the above by 5th August 2018 by clicking here

We do not want to see further mass warehousing blighting our landscape and the noise and pollution of a further 16,500 vehicle movements including 4,000 diesel HGV's. For full details go to

Posted: Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:32 by Alison Benson

Tags: Consultations, Planning

Proposals to Change the Structure of Northamptonshire's Councils

You will have heard about the very difficult financial situation at Northamptonshire County Council. There are currently eight local authorities across Northamptonshire providing council services including housing, planning, social care and protecting the vulnerable; and they also collect rubbish, maintain roads and run libraries. Councils are currently organised in a two-tier structure, with some... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:02 by Alison Benson

Tags: Consultations

Steve Barber from Northamptonshire Highways will be at the next Parish Council Meeting on 12th June 2018

Steve Barber will be speaking and taking questions from residents regarding traffic calming in Stoke Bruerne at the next Parish Council meeting on 12th June 2018 at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. Please come along and hear proposals for a school related double sided speed sign in the vicinity of the school.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:56 by Alison Benson

Tags: Speed

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