Glapthorn

A civil parish in East Northamptonshire

Clerk: Jill Sardeson
Northview, 15 Main Street
Yarwell, Northamptonshire
PE8 6PR

Tags: Best Village

BBC Radio Northampton comes from Glapthorn

Tomorrow, Thursday 18th July the BBC Radio Northampton Breakfast Show will come from Glapthorn Village Hall.

This is in the wake of the ACRE Northamptonshire Village Awards 2019 presentations yesterday when Glapthorn swept the board by winning the Newcomers Cup, the Best Small Village and the Overall Winner 2019.

Please come along to meet Tom. He will be interviewing some of the key people who made this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:28 by Jill Sardeson

Tags: Best Village

Glapthorn win THREE Northamptnshire Village Awards

Glapthorn win THREE Northamptnshire Village Awards

At the Northamptonshire headquarters of ACRE last night, Glapthorn was presented with THREE Northamptonshire Village Awards 2019.

At the start of the evening the David Laing, Lord Lieutenant Northamptonshire, presented to Glapthorn the 'Newcomers Cup'.

Feeling very pleased with this prize your representatives on the night were both overwhelmed and excited to hear that the judges had also awarded Glapthorn... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:57 by Jill Sardeson

Tags: Best Village

Community Litter Pick weekend coming up ...

The Annual Community Litter Pick will take place in Glapthorn on 5th, 6th and 7th April.

As you will know we have entered Glapthorn in the Northants Best Village competition and we expect the judges to descend on the village very soon. Whilst it is not a 'best kept village competition', nonetheless first impressions often count!

If you would like to take part in Community Litter Pick, and you are not... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 11:44 by Jill Sardeson

Tags: Best Village

Smart railing!

Smart railing!

Thanks to a team of volunteers, and a small cash donation from the Parish Council for materials, and the support of the Highways Authority - look what can be done!

After many years of weather beating, the bridge and fence railings in Glapthorn have been given a new lease of life and smartened up our village. Well done all.

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 09:53 by Jill Sardeson

Tags: Best Village, Parish Council