Kingswood School visit
Councillor Rob Newby was invited to give a talk to students at Kingswood School by the Unit Commander of the Emergency Service Cadets.
He reports : 'The intention was to introduce an active group of Cadets to the woodland areas adjacent to their school. After a brief background introduction and some questions we ventured off for a stroll and a litter pick. The first area we came... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:30 by Clerk
Corby Town Council would like to pass on its sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West. We were deeply saddened and shocked by the terrible events of 15th October and pay tribute to Sir David, who was a highly regarded MP by colleagues from all sides of the political spectrum. He devoted himself to the people of Southend West and was a strong advocate... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 11:44 by Clerk
Corby wins prestigious Green Flag award for 9th year in a row
Corby has scooped the prestigious Green Flag award for the much loved Thoroughsale and Hazelwood having won this award every year since 2014. Congratulations to all of the volunteers and Friends of Thoroughsale and Hazelwood, who strive to keep the woods clean, tidy and accessible for all Corby residents to enjoy. Our urban woodland is the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 10:14 by Clerk
An appeal for donations to support refugees from Afghanistan and Corby's food bank has had an overwhelming response.
The initiative, coordinated by members of Corby Town Council, will support projects across the area including Corby Foodbank and local refugee charities. The collection took place from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September.
Corby Town Deputy Major, Taffy Chikoto, said: "We have been so grateful... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:36 by Clerk
Volunteers from the Town Council will be collecting donations for Afghan refugees and Corby Foodbank on Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September from 11 am to 2 pm. Donations of good quality clothing, toiletries and non-perishable food items will be gratefully received. All items donated will be distributed to local refugee charities and to Corby Trussell Foodbank. Items can be dropped off... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Aug 2021 20:32 by Clerk
Corby's inaugural Town Council Mayor, Cllr Lawrence Ferguson, attended the welcome reception at Adrenaline Alley on Wednesday 18th August to celebrate the fantastic success of our two Olympic medallists – Charlotte Worthington who won a gold medal and Declan Brooks who won a bronze, both in the BMX cycling events. The medallists were greeted with cheers and applause for their fantastic efforts... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 21 Aug 2021 14:19 by Clerk
At the full town council meeting on 9th August, Corby Town Council unanimously declared a climate emergency. The council fully supports measures to combat climate change, and are setting up a committee to look at what positive action the Town Council can take, to ensure our future generations have a sustainable planet and to minimise climate catastrophes that we have seen recently – flooding,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 12:00 by Clerk
At the full Town Council meeting on 9th August, councillors observed a minutes silence and paid tribute to Alderman George Crawley, who sadly passed away recently. Alderman Crawley was a long serving Labour councillor and leader of the council, and was later granted the honorary title of Alderman. Alderman Crawley's family were present at the Town Council meeting for the tributes and minute silence.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 11:58 by Clerk
Update regarding Corby Pole Fair Film.
On the 25th of June I shared a report on the Corby Pole Fair Film Premiere that I was privileged to attend on behalf of the Town Council. Today, on Made With Many's media pages, there is a link available to watch the film for Free. This Link has been shared with permission;
Please find the film at the above address. It... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 17:37 by Clerk
Corby Town Council is recruiting to fill the position of Town Clerk which is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help shape the style and direction of the new Town Council. The role will require a pro-active person with outstanding leadership and communication skills. If you have demonstrable expertise in managing a large Town Council or similar public sector body, an application pack can be... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 06:44 by Clerk