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The Byword - April 2021

April's edition of The Byword is available to view / download here.

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 20:37 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community, Newsletters

West Northants Council, town, parish candidates briefing

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People thinking of standing as a candidate in the West Northamptonshire Council or town and parish elections are encouraged to join in a briefing taking place soon.

On Thursday, 6 May residents across Daventry, Northampton and South Northants will vote to elect councillors to the new unitary authority, which will go live on 1 April this year, replacing their existing district, borough and county councils.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 21:20 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community, Elections, Local Government

Census 2021

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Every ten years the census takes place in England and Wales, providing insight into the people who live across the country and what their lives are like. This year, census day is on Sunday 21 March. You may already have seen advertisements on the TV, in newspapers and social media.

What is the census?

The census is a series of questions that gives a data picture of British society and this year it will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 21:01 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community

Northants Police - neighbourhood policing blueprint

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We have received the following two documents from Northants Police highlighting their strategy for protecting local communities.

Posted: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 20:59 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community

Response to revised OUTLINE Planning Application DA/2017/0826 and DA/2017/0826

Please see the attached documents which detail Byfield Parish Council's response to the following:

1) Revised OUTLINE Planning Application DA/2017/0826 for 78 (now 80) houses and a Medical Centre

2) Revised OUTLINE Planning Application DA/2017/0826 for additional two properties

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 23:04 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community, Land & Property, planning

**Help prevent blocked drains**

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Thames Water would like us to send a polite reminder that any type of wipes – baby, wet or disinfecting - should not be flushed down toilets.

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 22:06 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community

The Byword - February 2020

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February's edition of 'The Byword' is now available.

Posted: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 21:02 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community, Newsletters

Access to Planning meeting to discuss housing estate and medical centre 21/01/21

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Please can anyone wishing to join the Zoom meeting tomorrow send an email to michael.taylor@byfield-pc.gov.uk so that the login details can be shared?

Apologies for the extra vigilience on this but this is necessary to help ensure legitimate particpants only can join (we had an incident recently where our meeting was hacked).

The meeting is to review and discuss the recent amendments to the application... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 15:44 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Agenda, Community, Land & Property, Planning Agenda, planning

Agenda - Planning - 2021 01 21

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The meeting to review planning application DA/2017/0826 amended – outline application for residential development of c.78 houses with new Medical Centre, will be held via Zoom call.

The recent amendments are mainly to management of traffic issues and highways works. We welcome any participation from members of the public who would like to comment on the amendments.

Those wishing to join the Zoom... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 07:21 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Agenda, Community, Land & Property, planning

Byfield Fiveways Junction Signalisation Proposals

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We thought it would be useful to share the documents from Create Consulting Engineers Ltd recommending a 4 stage traffic light system at the Byfield Fiveways roundabout as part of the application for the Housing Estate and Medical Centre.

This traffic light recommendation will be the subject of the Byfield Council Planning Meeting to be held via Zoom on 21/01/21 (details of which can be found on the... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:29 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Community, Highways, Land & Property