Category Archives: Collyweston

Harvesting the skies for nature

by Adrian Thomas of the RSPB Sometimes in making a garden better for wildlife, you have to challenge yourself, and for me that comes whenever the DIY toolkit is called for. After all, I’m the kind of person who gets confused … Continue reading

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Password expert regrets past advice

The author of an influential guide to computer passwords says he now regrets several of the tips he gave. Bill Burr had advised users to change their password every 90 days and to muddle up words by adding capital letters, … Continue reading

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Do you look after a child for someone?

Northamptonshire County Council is encouraging people who have a child living with them who is not their own to register it as a private fostering arrangement. Private fostering is when children up to the age of 16 living with someone … Continue reading

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Crime figures for Collyweston

You can find accurate and detailed information on crime in our area via these links: Street Check https://www.streetcheck.co.uk/ Northamptonshire Police https://www.police.uk/northamptonshire/ UK Crime Statistics http://www.ukcrimestats.com/ Analysis of all Northants statistics https://www.northamptonshireanalysis.co.uk/ UK Crash Map http://www.crashmap.co.uk/ Inspector Daryl Lyon is also asking members … Continue reading

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Are you looking after a child for someone?

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The Future of Easton Garford School

As you will know, the future of our village Primary School is in doubt. For information, here is the letter sent to all parents and carers recently from the Peterborough Diocese Education Trust. There is a Facebook Group available with … Continue reading

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Exhibition at the Priests’ House, Easton on the Hill, this summer

This summer the Priest’s House contains an exhibition: “Our local nature reserves – a Wildlife Trusts exhibition”. Three Wildlife Trusts have joined together to showcase their work and describe nature reserves local to Collyweston. These include Collyweston Quarries (aka ‘The … Continue reading

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