Category Archives: Pets & animals

Feeding leftovers to wild birds

Whilst you’re making your Christmas list, don’t forget to put something in for your garden birds. Whilst some leftovers, such as unsalted nuts and dried fruit can be good for birds, others such as turkey fat can be very harmful. It … Continue reading

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RAF Wittering activity this week

Starting on Sunday 2nd December, air transport aircraft (including A400M Atlas, C130 Hercules and C17 Globemasters) and possibly helicopters will be using the airfield for exercises and training.

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Feed the wild birds suet – and here’s how

The unseasonably mild autumn weather may have kept the birds away from your garden, but as the temperature drops they will soon be returning. If the weather is very cold and the ground freezes or is covered in snow, birds that typically … Continue reading

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Night flying from RAF Wittering this month

Royal Air Force Wittering is reaching out to its neighbours and the nearby equestrian establishments to inform them of a change to the usual pattern of flying activity. Night flying is expected at Royal Air Force Wittering in the week … Continue reading

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How much would you be willing to pay for police and fire services in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a consultation to ask people how much they would be willing to pay in council tax to support policing and fire services in the county. The Commissioner sets the Force budget and determines … Continue reading

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New on-call firefighters needed

Just in case you know someone who lives or works in Oundle! At a recent meeting of some of our Town and Parish Councils in the Oundle Area, the Chief Fire Officer made a plea for more people to become On … Continue reading

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Residents Survey

East Northamptonshire Council’s Residents’ Survey for 2018 will be open between 5 November and 16 December 2018. This will be an opportunity for residents to give their feedback on public services in the district and where they feel improvements could … Continue reading

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