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

Budget 2019/2020:

As indicated in last month's Croughton News the Parish Council would need to increase the Budget for 2019/2020. This would have implications for the Precept especially as the Council Tax Base figure for next year was only estimated to be 0.3% greater than for 2018/2019. At its meeting on 14th January 2019 the Council resolved to draw upon £1,600 of its reserves in order to finance the Budget... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:59 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Budget, finance

Footway Lighting

Thank you to residents for reporting that the footway light (No. 50) near the seat on the High Street at the junction of Brackley Road, was out of order. Efforts by our Lighting Contractor to remedy the fault have proved unsuccessful and the light will need to be replaced. Production of like for like replacements will cease in the summer and the Parish Council has commenced budgeting for the time when... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:40 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Lighting, highways

Proposed Re-organisation of local government in Northamptonshire:

The Government's consultation on the proposed replacement of not only the County Council but also the seven existing District Councils (including South Northamptonshire Council) with two new unitary councils has ended. A decision is expected at the beginning of April. One effect of this process has been for the Government to bring an Order before Parliament to defer local elections to May 2020

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:39 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Governance, Administration

Community Speed Watch 2019:

Volunteers are once again warmly invited to take part in Community Speed Watch next year. We do not yet know the schedule for Croughton but if you would like to indicate your interest in this road safety campaign please contact Bill Morris, the Co-Ordinator. Bill can be contacted on 07913 679620 or via email

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:00 by Trevor Davies

Tags: highways, Traffic Calming

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

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

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 12:58 by Trevor Davies

Tags: Administration, meetings

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