Wilbarston Parish Council

Serving the people of Wilbarston

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Clerk: Mrs Becky Jones
1 Castle Road, Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN8 1LL

Tel: 01933 273028

Tags: Local Government Reorganisation

All Change for Councils in Northamptonshire

Local government in Northamptonshire is changing. The existing system, which has been in place since the 1970s, is like a three-tier cake. The bottom layer is parish and town councils which typically cover one village or town. The middle layer is borough and district councils, which are responsible for things like planning applications, collecting the bins, tourism, and dealing with benefits. The top... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 03 Jan 2021 20:02 by Becky Jones

Tags: Local Government Reorganisation

Help us understand your priorities

The next 18 months represent a critical stage for the future of public services in Northamptonshire.

During this time work Northamptonshire County Council will be completed to transform services and replace the county's existing eight councils with two new unitary authorities.

In order for this to be a success it is essential that those services currently provided by Northamptonshire County Council are... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Sep 2019 10:47 by Becky Jones

Tags: Consultation, News, Services, community, local government reorganisation, unity authorities