Entries by Samantha Haywood

Yelvertoft Solar Farm

As some of you may know a planning application has recently been submitted for a 200 acre Solar Farm on fields 700m from the village on the Crick Road. The Parish Council wants to hear your views on this development before we respond on your behalf to Daventry District Council which will decide the application […]

Anglian Water Priority Register – Support for residents

Anglian Water (AW) have asked that we advertise the fact that some residents, including those people who are self-isolating due to Coronavirus can register for free, additional practical support from AW’s Priority Services. Some of the ways being on the Priority Services Register could help include help with reading the water meter, a knock and […]


YELVERTOFT PARISH COUNCIL NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY I herewith give notice of a vacancy for a Parish Councillor arising from the resignation of Councillor ……………….Nichols……………………………………………………………………………………..   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 […]

New campaign – NorthantsTogether – launched to help share local information and advice about COVID-19

#NorthantsTogether campaign A new campaign called #NorthantsTogether has been launched 02 April to help share local information and advice about COVID-19. Across Northamptonshire, a wide range of organisations and individuals are working really hard to help our communities during the outbreak and keep people safe. Many of these organisations are now beginning to use the […]

Do you have a dashcam?

Office of Northamptonshire, Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Motorists snapping dangerous driving sees results Drivers and cyclists are being encouraged to submit dash-cam footage of driving offences to Northamptonshire Police, as part of a recent operation set up to help to keep our county’s roads safe. Vehicle dash-cam Operation Snap allows members of the public with a […]

Funding for Groups – Coronavirus

The Northamptonshire Community Foundation (NCF) has launched a Coronavirus Response and Recovery Fund. It is open now for applications up to £3,000. NCF aims to make BACS payments quickly once the application is approved without recourse to a contract, although it will expect some basic due diligence from new and emerging groups. Please visit the […]

Rural Response Emergency Grants Programme

Rural Response Emergency Grants Programme Our grants aim to sustain rural communities, improve the prospects of viability for farm and rural businesses, and support aid delivery in an emergency and build resilience. https://www.princescountrysidefund.org.uk/downloads/grant-e-g-document/eligibility-and-guidance-document-covid19-march-2020.pdf Key areas the Fund seeks to address To be eligible for a grant you will need to demonstrate that your project is […]

Need support during the Coronavirus crisis?

The County Council have now opened their emergency response line 0300 126 1000 option 5, anyone that calls the line needing help with groceries or prescriptions will be directed to a local group of volunteers to help and support them. If you haven’t registered your group yet, you can do that on the County Council […]

Village Contractors

Please can we ask that people do not approach any of the village maintenance contractors during the coronavirus crisis.  If you have any questions please contact the Parish Council and we will be more than happy to answer them.

Support during the coronavirus pandemic

Are you in need of extra support during the coronavirus pandemic? Or do you know someone in your local community who might need some help? Daventry District Council is working with a range of partner organisations to co-ordinate local efforts to get people the help they need during these difficult times. An army of volunteers […]