Category Archives: Volunteering

AgeUk/Macmillan Village Ambassador

Could you be the link between your village and Macmillan? Please register your interest and find out more by contacting Elaine or Barbara on 01572 821392 A meeting will then be held in September, date to be confirmed, to discuss … Continue reading

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There’s a weed in my lawn, what should I do about it?

There is no disputing that some plants are not a welcome sight among a manicured lawn, a productive veg patch, or your favourite sports pitch. In growing and gardening, when it comes down to it sometimes there are plants that you … Continue reading

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Invitation to a defibrillator refresh session

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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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Does your community project need money?

  Alternative sources of funding workshop Date: Wednesday 15th May 2019 Time: 10am-midday Venue: NCF Offices, 18 Albion Place, Northampton NN1 1UD This workshop is designed to raise community groups’ awareness that Northamptonshire Community Foundation is just one of a large number of … Continue reading

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Funding opportunities for community projects

Su Davies, who has helped several Collyweeston groups and charities to find funding for much-needed projects, has this update for anyone interested… New funds: 1.       East Northamptonshire Council will soon be launching one final round of the Community Facilities Fund.  It … Continue reading

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Could this be you?

                  Here’s the Application Pack. Good luck!

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Dave Wilkinson

It is with great sadness that the Parish Council learned of the sudden death on 16th March of Mr Dave Wilkinson. 

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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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Rural Wellbeing Service

‘Would you like us to visit your village?’ Funded by the Big Lottery, we are happy to visit your village to give FREE ADVICE & INFORMATION on a wide range of topics such as:- • Health & Wellbeing • Energy efficiency … Continue reading

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