See below the latest WNC news items selected by East Farndon Parish Council. You can also access the WNC website directly by clicking this link: https://www.westnorthants.gov.uk/

18th Nov 2022 – WNC Cost of Living Support

Financial and practical Cost-of-Living help for households across West Northamptonshire is available now

WNC has worked with partners across the authority to offer a package of financial and practical support to help residents with rising costs of food, fuel and essential daily items over the winter months. WNC have announced:

  • Financial help for low wage workers, households with children, and those most needing help towards rent, council tax, household bills including gas and electricity, childcare costs and important daily essentials. Funded by the third tranche of the Household Support Fund. 
  • West Northamptonshire Council Online Cost of Living Support Hub    
  • Cost-of-Living Support Line 0300 126 7000  
  • Network and directory of 67 Warm Spaces across the whole county  
  • Directory of food larders run by Northampton’s Hope Centre 
16th Nov 2022 – Christmas Waste & Recycling Arrangements

With the festive season fast approaching, West Northamptonshire Council is advising residents of the arrangements for waste and recycling collections over the Christmas and New Year period. Waste and recycling collection crews will be working throughout the festive season to make sure services are delivered on time and with no delays. Downloadable Christmas and New Year bin calendars will be available from the Council’s website at www.westnorthants.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-waste by the end of November.

15th Nov 2022 – Schools Admission Arrangements

Have your say on the 2024-25 school admission arrangements

The West Northants community is being asked for its opinion on the admission arrangements for schools run by academies and trusts which are planning changes. To view the list of schools consulting this year and to respond to the consultation, please visit the WNC Citizenspace – https://westnorthants.citizenspace.com/school-admissions/school-admission-arrangements-for-sept-2024/.

14th Nov 2022 – Small Business Showcase

Calling all West Northants businesses! Help us showcase your small business this year

10th Nov 2022 – Traffic Offences Enforcement

Residents invited to have their say on new powers to enforce moving traffic offences in West Northamptonshire

The consultation will run from Thursday, 10 November to midnight on Wednesday 21 December. Anyone who would like to take part in the consultation should visit the WNC Citizenspace.

9th Nov 2022 – Adult Social Care

Adult Social Care: Residents invited to have their say on a one-off proposed arrangement fee for those who self-fund their own care

7th Nov 2022 – WNC Nov 2022 Monthly Magazine

West Northamptonshire Council has issued it’s monthly magazine for November 2022. You can access this via their website or from this link: WNC Nov 22 Parish Briefing