Local News

New chief executive appointed to NCC

A new chief executive has been appointed at Northamptonshire County Council.

Theresa Grant has been offered and has accepted the role at the authority on a fixed term two-year contract following a long and distinguished career in local government and health.

Northamptonshire Police on the recent traveller issues

After receiving a response from Daventry District Council (DDC) regarding travellers in Daventy Town, I have recently received a further response from Emily Evans, Governance Assistant at Northamptonshire Police.

Problems with waste services

I have recently received a great deal of correspondence about the waste services being provided by Daventry District Council (DDC). I share many of your concerns about this matter. With this in mind, I have asked for an update on the matter and asked what DDC is doing to resolve the situation.

Travellers in Daventry Town

It has recently come to my attention that many constituents in the Daventry Town area have become concerned by a group of travellers.

Update on changes to Northamptonshire Library Service

Northamptonshire County Council approved proposals in February to decommission 21 libraries in the county and offer these libraries to community groups to take on and run as independent libraries outside of statutory control.

The Great British High Street Awards 2018

I am excited to be able to share with my constituents that the Rt Hon. James Brokenshire, the Communities Secretary, has announced the launch of the Great British High Street Awards. 

The Great British High Street Awards began in 2014. The Awards are back for 2018.

Eye health into focus

I had the pleasure of visiting a Daventry opticians last week to help highlight the importance of visiting an opticians as part of the community's ongoing eye health awareness.