Croughton Parish Council

Serving the people of Croughton

Clerk: Mrs Ann Le Druillenec
Croughton Village Hall
Wheelers Rise, Croughton
Northamptonshire NN13 5ND

Tel: 01869 819905

Latest News

Proposal for double yellow lines along the High Street to the east of the School

The Parish Council invites feedback from residents

The Parish Council has been advised that the request for time limited waiting restrictions along part of the north side of the carriageway east of the School was a non-starter.

Northants Highways would be willing to consider an alternative: double yellow lines.

If introduced, parking would be disallowed at all times.

The Parish Council considered this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 11:25 by Ann Le Druillenec

Tags: Communications

Vacancy on the Parish Council

oFollowing the resignation of Cllr Pamela Gelder there is vacancy on the Parish Council. Local elections will be held in May 2020 when all 9 seats will be up for election.

If you would be interested in serving on the Parish Council for the rest of this current term of office please contact the Clerk to the Parish Council. clerk@croughtonparishcouncil.org.uk

One of the qualifications to serving as a Parish... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 May 2019 15:15 by Ann Le Druillenec

Tags: Communications

New Chairman elected at the Annual Parish Council Meeting

3At the Annual Parish Council Meeting held on 13th May 2019, Councillor Chris Fox was elected Chairman for the 2019-2020 Council year. Cllr Fox was previously Vice Chairman to Cllr Penny Forbes who had served as Chairman for the previous 3 years.

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 09:26 by Ann Le Druillenec

Tags: Communications, Website

Annual Parish Assembly

7.30 p.m. on Monday 15th April 2019. In Croughton Village Hall

Cllr Penny Forbes, Chairman, Croughton Parish Council invites all electors of the parish to the Annual Parish Assembly.

An opportunity to meet and hear from your local elected representatives on the Parish Council -

Chairman Cllr Penny Forbes; Vice Chairman Cllr Chris Fox; Cllrs Jean Coles, Trevor Davies, Pamela Gelder, Vee Griffiths, Rodger... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 10:00 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Parish Assembly

Footway Light No 50 at junction of High Street and Brackley Road:

The Parish Council decided in favour of the Blade lamp as a permanent replacement for its defunct predecessor. The new fitting, which had been trialled since mid-February was considered to emit an adequate spread of white light. As existing footway lights come to be replaced the orange lighting will gradually disappear from the night sky to be replaced by the more environmentally friendly white beam,... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 09:59 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Budget, finance

Parish Council Meetings in 2019:

These are held at 7.30 p.m. on the second Monday of the month, excluding Bank Holidays, at 7.30 p.m. in Croughton Village Hall.

Agendas are published one week ahead of the meeting on the Parish Council Noticeboards hung outside the Village Hall and the Co-Op as well as on the website www.croughtonparishcouncil.org.uk

Meetings are open to members of the public. A public participation item provides the... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 09:58 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Administration, meetings

Community Website:

www.croughton.org.uk In February 2007 a proposal to create a website was accepted and the village website came into existence. It underwent fundamental improvements in 2010 but, sadly, has now broken down and is no longer accessible. It is hoped that select content will be able to be retrieved and migrated over to www.croughtonparishcouncil.org.uk

Posted: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 09:40 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Website, Communications

Dog Waste:

Having been made aware of dog waste on the footway and grass verge at Blenheim the Parish Council discussed whether to provide a dog waste bin in that location. Issues of where best to site it, the cost of the actual bin and pole (£260) and its installation (£60), as well as the weekly service charge (£2.80), led to the decision not to proceed. Thank you to all responsible dog walkers... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 09:39 by Trevor Davies

Tags: dog waste, Administration

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