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Mental Health Awareness Week

I am encouraging people to come together for Mental Health Awareness Week, to listen to others and to highlight the support that is available to those who need it most. 

Local Schools have the Chance to win £20,000

Asda are committed to doing their bit to tackle the huge issue of plastic waste in the UK. Doing the right thing means inspiring the next generation by leaving the planet in the best shape possible.

Barby Schoolgirl Reaches Final of Voice Box Comedy Awards

Since last autumn, over 5,000 children have taken part in Voice Box – the joke-telling competition for schools in England and Scotland. Eighteen made it through to the final at Portcullis House, Westminster in London on 30 April 2019, with Nick Smith MP acting as Master of Ceremonies.

Long Buckby Post Office is set to re-open

Long Buckby Post Office will be re-opening the on Friday 24 May 2019. This will be in a new location – Cooperative Food Group Limited, High Street, Long Buckby, NN6 7RE.

Update on Crime in Brixworth

As many of you will be aware, recently there has been an increasing concern with crime in Brixworth. I have previously written an open letter on this which you can find below. I have also previously assured that I will continue to update constituents on this matter.

National Offer Day for Reception and Year 3 Junior Schools

As you may be aware it was National Offer Day for parents/carers who have applied for a place to start in Reception at Infant and Primary schools and in Year 3 at Junior Schools in Northamptonshire in September 2019. 

National Carbon Monoxide Awareness Competition

Primary schools across Daventry are being encouraged to take part in a national competition to raise awareness of the dangers of Carbon Monoxide (CO) poisoning. I am encouraging all local schools to take part.