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Strong Roots - Defibrillator Training **FREE**

Posted by Webmaster on March 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)


We work countrywide but at heart we are a local company (our employees live locally), and we love to get involved with local events and projects.

Following the success of our last CPR and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) overview we are excited to offer another opportunity to members of the local community;

To support our "Local Heart",  Strong Roots would like to offer FREE defibrillator training at our office on

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DDC - Community Grants

Posted by Webmaster on March 20, 2017 at 12:40 PM Comments comments (0)


According to DDC's records, community groups from our Parish have not been applying for their community grants. Therefore, we’d like to see the balance redressed and ask that you pass this message on to community groups that are looking for funding.

DDC's community project grants are worth up to £1,000 and can be used for the purchase of small items of equipment or to cover training or volunteer expenses. Examples of what they have funded in the past include:...

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Long Buckby School Wrap - Job Vacancy

Posted by Webmaster on March 20, 2017 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)


Position: One to One: SEND Playworker

 

School Wrap is looking for an enthusiastic and flexible One to One Playworker to join its team.

 

Hours: four hours per week plus ad-hoc cover and holiday club

 

Salary: Dependent on experience.

 

Applicants: Some experience of working with children with SEND is desirable but not essential. Ideally you will enjoy working with children of mixed a...

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Clarecroft Day Nursery - Job Vacancies

Posted by Webmaster on March 17, 2017 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)

 

NURSERY NURSE/NURSERY ASSISTANT

Monday to Friday for 40 hours per week

Applicants must have an understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage and how to implement this

Work effectively as part of a team

A qualification in Early Years and at least a year experience working in early years in preferred

We are committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For more...

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Table Top Sale - Saturday 22nd April

Posted by Webmaster on March 17, 2017 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)


Long Buckby Stay and Play group are holding a Table Top Sale at Long Buckby Community Centre

Saturday 22nd April 10 am-12 midday.

50p entry.

Refreshments available.

Tables are available at £6 each - please contact Emily Fletcher on 07880 543927 to reserve a table.

Road Closure - Foxhill Road (Long Buckby to West Haddon)

Posted by Webmaster on March 7, 2017 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Northamptonshire highways are requiring to carry out works to a bridge structure on a section of Foxhill Road. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed from the 12th to the 14th April 2017.


Road Closure - Station Road (Market Square to South Close)

Posted by Webmaster on March 1, 2017 at 12:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Northamptonshire Highways are requiring to carry out carriageway repairs to a section of Station Road between King Street and South Close. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to five days from the 27th March 2017 between 9am and 3pm.

Road Closure - Daventry Golf Club to Norton

Posted by Webmaster on March 1, 2017 at 12:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Northamptonshire Highways are requiring to carry out carriageway patching works on the road through Norton to Daventry Golf Club To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed from 20th March until the 24th March 2017 between 08.30 and 16.30.

Long Buckby Cricket Club

Posted by Webmaster on February 6, 2017 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Long Buckby Cricket Club


Indoor nets start on Tuesday 14th  February 2017 for 6 weeks at Moulton School, Moulton NN3 7SD. 7.30 pm for 1 hour.


Old and New Members welcome

Catering Facilities - Long Buckby Railway Station

Posted by Webmaster on February 6, 2017 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)


Catering is now at  Long Buckby Train Station!

 

Bella, the yellow Renault, will be found at the station from Monday 27th February. She’ll be open from 06.00 - 11.00 every day serving delicious, ethically sourced sourced coffee, tea and hot chocolates, soft drinks etc and on-the-go snacks, including packaged sandwiches, pastries, crisps, cakes..

 

We are open for a breakfast and...

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Raising funds for the Church of St Peter & St Paul

Posted by Webmaster on February 2, 2017 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Please click here to visit their website. Many of the items are connected to Long Buckby.


All Profits of Items sold on their page are donated to the Church of St Peter & St Paul, Watford Village, for the benefit of both its restoration and new development projects.


Please support them if you can.

 




Robert 'Bob' Pring

Posted by Webmaster on January 30, 2017 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Ian Buster Mottram has kindly given us permission to use his post from Facebook.


In memory of my friend Robert 'Bob' Pring who sadly passed away yesterday 29 January 2017.

 

Most people knew Bob as the Harmonica Man, sitting on the bus stop seat playing the harmonica for ages, easily talking to people on a range of subjects; his favourites were sport and music.


He was a very intelligent man with a fantastic memory of everything he ever...

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Long Buckby & District Gardening Club

Posted by Webmaster on January 17, 2017 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Tuesday 14th March

7.45 - 9.30pm

Speaker, Paul Williams

DIGGING DEEPER - PLANT AND GARDEN SCIENCE

Community Centre, Station Road, Visitors welcome £4.00


Tuesday 11th April

7.45 - 9.30pm

Speaker, Adam Pasco

GLORIOUS PLANTS THAT REALLY PERFORM

Community Centre, Station Road, Visitors welcome £4.00


Theft from Church - Ashby St Ledgers

Posted by Webmaster on January 9, 2017 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

**Please make churches in your local area aware**

The Police are aware of a male believed to be responsible for a number of thefts from the donation tube at Ashby St Ledgers Church.

Six times in the last six months the church has been targeted and on each occasion the MO has been the same, differing only after cctv was installed as the MO now includes knocking the cameras out so they do not record.

The ip thinks the male may be linked to a silver VX Astra as one has be...

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DAVENTRY COMMUNITY POLICING MESSAGE

Posted by Webmaster on December 23, 2016 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (0)

DAVENTRY COMMUNITY POLICING MESSAGE


from Sgt Sam Dobbs – Daventry Police | 22 December 2016


Further to my Christmas message sent out last week, I now report to local communities that since then, Daventry District suffered 17 non-dwelling burglaries – the highest we’ve seen this year. These crimes, targeting sheds, garages and farms, have been evenly spread across seven of wards including four crimes in Flore, and three each in Yelvertoft, ...

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Teenager followed by stranger

Posted by Webmaster on December 14, 2016 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl reported being followed by a stranger in Long Buckby, last Thursday (8 December).

 

Between 7.45am and 8am, when the 13-year-old girl was on her way to school, a man followed her from near her home towards the bus stop in Station Road.

 

When she returned from school at about 3.45pm, the girl saw who she believed to be the same man in a small white van. He followed her for a short distance before drivin...

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Council's proposals to safeguard iconic red telephone boxes

Posted by Webmaster on November 17, 2016 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)



Daventry District Council (DDC) looks set to oppose plans to remove iconic red telephone boxes in villages across the District.

 

 

BT has contacted the Council with proposals to remove 49 phone boxes in total from around Daventry District, 16 of which are the traditional red ‘K6’ telephone boxes.

 

 

After initially consulting parishes and other interested individuals, the Council has ...

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Online Resident Welcome Pack

Posted by Webmaster on October 24, 2016 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Please clcik HERE for a link to a new ‘Resident Welcome Pack’ on the DDC website:


 

Co-Op Funding for Long Buckby Community Centre

Posted by Webmaster on September 26, 2016 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (1)

Those of you who have Co-op membership will have received, or shortly will receive, your new blue Co-op membership card.

If you have received it you can now set up and access your account at www.coop.co.uk/membership and NOMINATE the Long Buckby Community Centre as the recipient of 1% of your local Co-op purchases.

You can also telephone them on 0800 023 4708 to nominate the community centre.

Please support the Long Buckby Community Centre, and ask all ...

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Press Release from Northants Police - Stolen Vehicles

Posted by Webmaster on September 16, 2016 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Advice to motorists after more than 1,000 vehicles reported stolen in a year

More than 1,000 vehicles in Northamptonshire have been reported stolen within the last year, prompting a reminder to the public about how they can take steps to protect their belongings.

The joint Prevention and Community Protection Department (Northamptonshire Police and Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service) would like to warn people that their vehicles and contents can be vulnerable to the...

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