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Kingswood Ward By-Election Result

Kingswood Ward By-Election Result

Corby Town Council Kingswood Ward By-Election, held Feb 22, Result:

Forster, Lee (Green) 130

Pavitt, Clare (Labour) 867

Smith, Mark John (Conservative) 246

Stanbra, Chris (Liberal Democrat) 154

9 ballot papers were rejected.

Clare Pavitt (Labour) is duly elected.

Leader of Corby Town Council, Cllr Mark Pengelly, said: "Clare has great community spirit and will be a great asset to the council."

Cllr Clare Pavitt... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Feb 2024 13:36 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, Elections, councillors

Corby Pride 2024

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Corby Town Council will be holding their 2nd Corby Pride event on Saturday 22nd June 2024 and are hoping to go even bigger this year.

Last year's event was a resounding success and saw the town come together as only Corby knows how, by showing a huge support for their LGBT+ community.

This year's event will be held at Coronation Park again which was originally gifted to the people of Corby by the Stewarts... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 6 Feb 2024 15:56 by McDaid

Tags: CorbyPride, Events, PRIDE202, community

Terracycle at Beanfield

Terracycle at Beanfield

A Terracycle box has been set up at Beanfield Community Centre in a trial initative funded by Corby Town Council.

Making more use of hard-to-recycle items is the aim - and in the case of the box at the Beanfield Centre people from across town are able to leave crisp packets, snack packaging and sweet wrappers that will be eventually collected for recycling.

Chair of the Environment Committee, Cllr Alison... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 1 Feb 2024 10:36 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby Environment, Environment, community

Holocaust Memorial Day 2024

Holocaust Memorial Day 2024

An event organised by Corby Town Council was held on Saturday January 27, to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

The international day of commemoration remembers the 6 million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, alongside the millions of people murdered under Nazi persecution of other groups and genocides since World War Two in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

This year the theme of "Fragility of Freedom"... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 11:56 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, community

Kingswood Ward By-Election: Statement of Persons Nominated

Kingswood Ward By-Election: Statement of Persons Nominated

Date of election: Thursday 22 February 2024

Candidates:

Forster, Lee - Green Party

Pavitt, Clare - Labour Party

Smith, Mark John - The Conservative Party Candidate

Stanbra, Chris - Liberal Democrat

Posted: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 10:37 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, Elections

Kingswood Ward By-Election Notice

Kingswood Ward By-Election Notice

NOTICE OF ELECTION

CORBY TOWN COUNCIL, KINGSWOOD WARD - Election of Councillors

Number of councillors to be elected: One

1. An election is to be held for a Councillor for Corby Town Council, Kingswood Ward.

2. Nomination papers may be obtained from the offices of the Returning Officer, Municipal Offices, Bowling Green Road, Kettering, NN15 7QX, or online at www.electoralcommission.org.uk or by emailing... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 10:37 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, Elections, councillors

Mayor Buckingham to take part in the Big Winter Sleepout this weekend

Nicola Buckingham, Mayor Leanne Buckingham, Karen Govier from Wincanton

Mayor of Corby Leanne Buckingham, is set to take part in the Big Winter Sleepout event this weekend with her sister Nicola being held at Wicksteed Park. The Big Winter Sleepout is being held in aid of Accomodation Concern.

Nicola Buckingham is no stranger to helping the homeless. Throughout 2016, she supported the homeless shelter in Corby by making tea, meals and befriending those who had no safe place... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Jan 2024 11:36 by Clerk

Tags: Mayor, community, fundraising

Budget Consultation continues with public events

Budget Consultation continues with public events

Public events on Corby Town Council's budget will be taking place at locations across the town this week.

It will offer an extra chance for people to have their say on the town council's priorities for the next financial year and beyond.

Corby Town Council was formed in 2021 and has to date organised and funded community events, maintained the Mayoral office, represented Corby locally and nationally... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 8 Jan 2024 10:20 by S McNeill

Tags: Events, community, councillors

Mayor sees Pole Fair history handover

Mayor sees Pole Fair history handover

The Mayor of Corby was present to oversee the presentation of a time capsule about one of the town's most iconic events.

The Pole Fair was held in June 2022. The traditional celebration created by Royal Charter only takes place once every twenty years.

In recent years the Pole Fair's Steering Group has researched all of Corby's Royal Charters and Pole Fairs dating back to the year 1585.

The time capsule... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Dec 2023 13:16 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, Mayor, community

Budget Consultation 2024-25

Budget Consultation 2024-25

Corby Town Council is asking residents to participate in setting the spending priorities for the town into 2024-5 and beyond. We want Corby to be the top town council in the UK and this in turn will make Corby a great place to live.

The Town Council to date has:-

· Provided free to attend events in the town such as Corby's first ever Pride and Christmas market as well as the Spirit of Corby.

·... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 11:15 by S McNeill

Tags: Corby, community

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