Long Buckby Parish Council is concerned with the general welfare of the village and has responsibilities in the following areas:
- street lighting (Policy Adopted 11/09/2017 and can be viewed here)
- roadside verges and seats
- the cemetery (Regulations Adopted on 13/08/2018 can be viewed here)
- litter collection, litter bins and dog bins
- public conveniences
- footpaths and bridleways
- the recreation ground ( Grass cutting only - This is run by a seperate management committee )
- children's play area ( Grass cutting only - This is run by a seperate management committee )
- planning matters
- CCTV (Policy adopted 11/02/2019 and can be viewed here)
The Full Council meets at 7.30 pm on the second Monday in the month in the Library.
The public are welcome to attend and can take the opportunity to speak to the council during public time.
There is an additional meeting on the fourth Monday of each month which mostly concerns planning applications. This also starts at 7.30 pm.
Plans which are coming up for consideration for approval can been seen online, at the District Council Offices or by arrangement with the Clerk to the Parish Council.
They can be viewed online in the Library.
Matters concerning allotment rental, street lights not working, blocked rights of way, seat damage or any other Parish responsibilities should be referred to the Clerk
2018-19 Planning Minutes
2019-20 Planning Minutes
2020-21 Planning Minutes
Parish Clerk - Sue Porter
Mrs Sue Porter
3 Packwood Close
Sue has been the Parish Clerk in Long Buckby for over 13 years. She is married with 4 children and 1 grandchild. She is also Clerk for Charwelton, Watford, Whilton and Staverton Parish Councils and is also Secretary for the Long Buckby Scouts Committee and Treasurer on the Daventry Town FC Committee.
Council Members - As of June 2020
Parish Council Chairman - Steve Osborne
14 High Street,
Steve Osborne is the Chairman of the Parish Council. He is widowed with two children and is also both a County Councillor and a District Councillor.
His additional responsibilities within the Parish Council are for Roads and Pavements and Public Toilets.
Steve runs a local Television Sales and Repair business.
Parish Councillors -
9 Market Place,
14 High Street,
Northants, NN6 7RH
Mark is the Parish Council Representative for the Mill Park Reserve.
49 William Road,
3 Wright Road,
Margaret is responsible for matters relating to the Elderly in the village, and is the Parish Council Representative on the Community Centre Committee and Sportsfield Committee
40 Station Road,
Geoff is the Parish Council Vice Chairman. He is also the Footpath Warden and the representative on the Cotton End Park Committee and Sportsfield Committee
40 Station Road,
Sue is the Footpath Warden along with her husband Geoff.
16 Market Place,
David is responsible for Street Lighting.
8 King Street,
Phil is responsible for Grass Cutting, Cemetery and Allotments.
2A Stenhouse Close,
Rick is the Parish Council Representative for the Recreation Ground and also helps with the looking after of the street lights and the CCTV project
4 The Mounts,
1 Salem Close,
John is responsible for Street Furniture.
Alan Webb - Long Buckby Wharf
1 Lime Kiln Cottages,
Long Buckby Wharf
Alan is responsible for Long Buckby Wharf