Stoke Bruerne Parish Council

Serving the people of Stoke Bruerne

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

Tel: 07724 682819

Latest News

Welcome to our New Parish Councillor Matt Loynd

The Parish Council is delighted to welcome Matt as a Parish Council. We are sure that he will represent residents and make a positive contribution.

Don't forget that we do still have a vacancy for a Parish Clerk.

Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:53 by Alison Benson

Tags: Councillors

Vacancy for Clerk to the Parish Council

Do you have administrative, book keeping and inter-personal skills? Are you interested in promoting the well being of the village, and in communicating the purpose of the parish council? Would you like to work from home? If so, you could be the person the Parish Council is seeking.

The Council is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed person to work for an average of approximately 5 hours... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:01 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

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

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 www.stoproxhill.co.uk

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

Roade Library

Stoke Bruerne Parish Council has been approached by Roade Community Library Project asking for a donation to help keep Roade library open. The Parish Council is very concerned that the library may be forced to close particularly as it understands that 120+ Stoke Bruerne residents are registered regular users of it. Whilst wishing to support the library the Parish Council would like to hear from residents... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 15:50 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

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