Entries by Samantha Haywood

Volunteers needed to listen to children read in local primary schools

Our reading volunteers are going to be desperately needed due to Coronavirus.  Thousands of children won’t have had enough reading practice during lockdown. In a normal year, one in four children leave primary school unable to read well.  Most children will have missed a term of school, so the reading gap is now wider.  Children […]

Grants available

 Yelvertoft has been awarded a 20% share of the Lilbourne Windfarm community fund which amounts to £2,000 p.a. from 2015 to 2040.  The Parish Council are welcoming applications from organisations within Yelvertoft for the 2020 fund. Deadlines for applications annually is 31st January. Please click here for further details and an application form: Lilbourne windfarm […]

NEW – NORTHAMPTONSHIRE HEALTH & CARE DIRECTORY

Please see below for latest updates from Healthwatch Northamptonshire, including the launch of a brand new smartphone app from Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership:- People across Northamptonshire can now benefit from quick and easy access to the latest information about local health and care services – thanks to the launch of a brand new smartphone […]

NEW BIN COLLECTIONS

Look out for your new bin collections calendar. Residents are being encouraged to keep an eye out for their new bin calendars early next week as some will see changes to their collections from the end of this month. The four-page leaflet gives details of waste and recycling dates for the year ahead, including changes […]

Footpath Closure

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14 THE NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY FP3 (PART) – PARISH OF YELVERTOFT) (TEMPORARY CLOSURE) ORDER 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Northamptonshire County Council have made an Order the effect of which is to prohibit pedestrians, equestrians and cyclists from proceeding along that length […]

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY

I herewith give notice of a vacancy for a Parish Councillor arising from the resignation of Councillor Clare Valentine Unless ten electors of the Parish give written notice to the *Proper Officer of the District Council within 14 days# after the date of this notice requesting an election to fill this vacancy, the Parish Council […]

CYCLING & WALKWAYS IN NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

“We want to hear your ideas on how we can make Northamptonshire a better place for walking and cycling while maintaining social distancing. If you’ve got a great idea, we want to hear from you! You might have a suggestion on how we can improve our current cycling routes, walkways and roads to make them […]

Free Learning

Lots of free virtual learning courses available. * Art / Painting * Painting * Cookery * Reflexology / Aromatherapy * Photography * Emotional support Plus more Visit the Adult Learning website for more info.  

VACANCIES / TENDERS

We are looking for:   1) Quotes for someone to install a dog bin in Yelvertoft (post already in situ so just attaching to post).   2) People to tender for the village maintenance contract – self-employed. The duties are ad hoc and can consist of work such as installing dog bins, clearing alleys of […]

Notices of Casual Vacancies

YELVERTOFT PARISH COUNCIL YELVERTOFT PARISH WARD NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY I herewith give notice of a vacancy for a Parish Councillor arising from the resignation of Councillor Jayne Wheat …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Unless ten electors of the Parish give written notice to the *Proper Officer of the District Council within 14 days# after the date of this […]