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Author: Clerk

Corby Town Council agrees 15p per week increase to precept

Corby Town Council agree a 15p a week increase to precept

Corby Town Council agreed to increase its precept for the coming year, which will see residents pay an extra 15 pence a week.

The decision was approved at last night's meeting of Full Council on Tuesday 17th January. It means that from April the average Band D property will pay £27.41 a year, an extra £7.78 than last year, or 15 pence... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Jan 2023 16:12 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, community

Budget consultation 23-24

Budget consultation 23-24

Our budget consultation can be accessed here : https://forms.office.com/e/9gqVfUePEa
Please have your say and help us shape your town.

Posted: Tue, 03 Jan 2023 15:17 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, community

PRIDE WORKING GROUP

PRIDE WORKING GROUP

Our next Pride Working Group Meeting is to be held at Stephenson Community Centre, Stephenson Way, Corby NN17 1DR on Monday 9th January 2023 6pm - 7pm.

All are welcome to attend this meeting and get involved bring ideas and their knowledge/talent to the group and if you are happy to help on the day volunteer your time or services to help the make the event a great success we would love to meet you.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Jan 2023 12:38 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, PRIDE2023

Holocaust Memorial Evening Friday 27th January 2023

Holocaust Memorial Evening Friday 27th January 2023

On Friday 27th January 2023 from 5.30pm members of the public are invited to join Corby Town Council to promote and support Holocaust Memorial Day, this international day is dedicated to remembering the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust.

This event will take place at The Core theatre, Corby's Cube with guest speakers and a short film based on the this years theme of Ordinary People.

To book... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Dec 2022 12:07 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, community

Food Bank Collection

Food Bank Collection

Corby Town Council will be manning a market stall in the Town Centre on Friday 16th December between 10am and 3pm to collect for the local food bank. The items the food bank are currently most short of are -

  • Tinned Meat
  • Tinned Fish
  • Tinned Fruit
  • Rice Pudding & Custard
  • Coffee
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Shower Gel

Plus, any festive treats are also most welcome.

Thank you to Willow Place Town Centre Managment Company... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 11:06 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, community

PRIDE Public Meeting Monday 5th December 2022

PRIDE Public Meeting Monday 5th December 2022

PRIDE working group are meeting at Hazel Leys Neighborhood Centre, Gainsborough Road, Corby, on Monday 5th December 2022 6 - 7pm to discuss and firm up plans for Corby's first Pride Event to be held in the summer 2023.

All welcome to attend or if you are unable to make it but would like to share any ideas or thoughts, please email Corby Town Councils Community Engagement and Events Officers on events@corbytowncouncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 13:31 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, PRIDE2023, community

St Andrews night at The Grampian

St Andrews night at The Grampian

The Grampian Club extended a warm Scottish invitation to our Deputy Mayor Leanne Buckingham and her consort Kathleen on Friday 25th November at their annual St Andrews Night event.

This was a ticketed event which included a two course meal, starting with a traditional steak pie and in addition a buffet breakfast which was served at 12.00am.

There were also displays by their own highland dancers and pipe... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:33 by Clerk

Tags: Community, Corby, Grampion, St Andrews

Warm Spaces - Corby

North Northamptonshire Council is looking to coordinate a network of warm spaces this winter to provide support to anyone who is struggling with the cost of living.
We would like to work with community groups, voluntary organisations or any other organisation that would be able to provide a warm space within their community.

Please see below a link for you to provide information about any warm spaces... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Nov 2022 16:29 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, community

Green Jumper Day - Friday 14th October 2022

Green Jumper Day - Friday 14th October 2022

Corby Town Councillors and officers have signed up to this year's Green Jumper Day and will be wearing a green jumper to work on Friday 14th October.

Green Jumper Day promotes awareness of climate change and was launched in 2021 by the Green Jumper charity. Businesses across the globe and schools across the UK took part in the event and this year plans to be even bigger.

Corby Town Council's Environment... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 15:50 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Environment, Events, Greenjumperday

Technical glitch - Community Spirit Award - Voting re-opens

Technical glitch - Community Spirit Award - Voting re-opens

After verifying the votes, we discovered a technical glitch that has affected the votes for the Community Spirit Award category.

Obviously, it's very unfortunate and we are all disappointed but after careful consideration, we feel the fairest way to rectify this is to run the vote again in this one category only. Please note that no other categories were affected.

Please be advised that voting will re-open... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Oct 2022 10:04 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby