Category Archives: Roads

Planning to be out & about this weekend?

Anyone planning to be out and about this weekend: The A607 at Kirby Bellars will be CLOSED all day this Sunday 11th. 6 am to 6 pm. Also…  at Fineshade Wood… ***SEVERE WEATHER WARNING!*** Unfortunately due to the warning in place … Continue reading

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A47 planned closure next month

Northamptonshire Highways are requiring to carry out carriageway retexturing works on the A43/A47 roundabout and section of the A47 between the Duddington roundabout and the Rutland county boundary.  To undertake these works safely will require that the roads are closed … Continue reading


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Yet more Stamford disruption to continue as building is improved

Stamford town centre faces further disruption with a road closure set to last at least another week. Work started last weekend, Saturday May 4, on a project to improve the external appearance of the Goodwins building on St John’s Street. … Continue reading

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Road closed in Stamford till Friday

Friday 10th 4pm: A collision on the A1 at Wansford is causing delays this afternoon (May 10). It has happened on the northbound carriageway and there are delays back to Water Newton. Traffic is also slow on the surrounding A47.   Also these … Continue reading

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Why cycling is so good for you

Dust off your saddle and get on your bike for an easy and low impact activity, while improving your fitness and reducing stress levels… A cycle ride of 15 minutes to work or the shop and back meets the recommendation … Continue reading

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Bank holiday travels? Tips to get there safely

A vehicle recovery service is predicting 22 breakdowns a minute over the Bank Holiday weekend. Green Flag is urging drivers to check their cars to avoid issues. They have also put together some advice to make breaking down less stressful.

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Come and find out/talk/rant about your village!

Once a year, we each have the chance to talk directly to the people who’re doing something for Collyweston. Maybe you’d like to change/add/stop/start some of that? Or just say Thank You? This is for you. Please come! 

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Road closure at Harringworth

Shift Traffic Events have requested the closure of Wakerley Road, close to Harringworth to allow for the safe completion of telecom works outside the Water Treatment Plant. It is expected that the closure will commence on the 20th March and … Continue reading

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Local road closure on February 1st

The road between the A47 and Wittering Village (The Old Oundle Road) will be closed for 8 weeks from 1 February, 2019, during the hours of 0930-1530. The road will be closed to repair potholes.

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Be careful when walking your dog – and keep your doors locked

Lunchtime today, two young men separately cold-called at a house on Main Road, caught on camera (see below). And a couple of days ago, a dog-walker at Ketton Bridge came across something nasty – and was very lucky the dog … Continue reading

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