King’s Cliffe duck race!

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Oundle Food Festival road restrictions

There will be a one-way system in place in Oundle on Saturday 23rd June (next Saturday) for the Oundle Food Festival. 

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Funeral of Mr Des Knapp

Those who wish to pay their final respects to Des attended his Service on Friday 22nd June at St Andrews Church, Collyweston at. Thank you to everyone who came.

Sleep well, old friend.

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Enjoying the 2018 FIFA World Cup safely

Now that the 2018 FIFA World Cup is upon us, police officers in Northamptonshire are gearing up to ensure football fans in the county enjoy a safe tournament.

Chief Inspector James Willis, said: “As the tournament gets closer and the excitement builds, I want to take this opportunity to remind people that penalties are not the only thing we’d like to avoid.  Continue reading

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Tell us what you’d like in your playing field

Keeping the discussion going, we are keen to find out even more of your thoughts on what the CPFA should be investing in, for you and your family. Do we keep on seeking grants for building a clubhouse? Or would you prefer to put that on the back-burner and throw our efforts behind a skate park first? Or are there other sports and activities we haven’t thought of? Download our online survey and you can either print it off and hand it in, or Save it and then email it. 

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Watch out for yellow dogs!

Dog BandanaWhen you’re out with the dog, if you see another dog wearing a yellow ribbon, bandana or similar on his lead, it means he needs some space. Do not approach the dog or his people with your dog.

The yellow indicates that their dog cannot be close to other dogs. Continue reading

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Women’s Tour 2018

Women’s Tour 2018                                       STAGE 2
GRAND DEPART                                            THURSDAY 14 JUNE


Approximately 120 of the best female riders will start the race but this could be reduced by stage 2. They include past and current Olympic medallists and World Champions from across the world and will be representing 17+ trade and national teams.

The event is in its 5th year having started at Oundle a few years ago & a stage that came through a part of Thrapston last year.

TV Coverage ITV4 / Eurosport

East Northants PCSOs will be involved in the event which will operate on a rolling road closure of thirty two motorcycles from the National Escort group.

There will be road closures in central Rushden between 10 & 11 am to ensure the safety of the public & the women’s tour cyclists.

10.00          Procession of team cars & official vehicles
10.30          Grand Depart

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