On behalf of Burton Latimer Town Council we wish you
A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY HEALTHY NEW YEAR!!
Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 13:54 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Monday 23rd December at 6pm in the Millennium Gardens
Carols Round the Tree All welcome
Link to download carol sheet https://bit.ly/2DP2v3t
Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 08:53 by Helen Denton-Stacey
BURTON LATIMER XMAS LIGHTS SWITCH-ON - Join us in the Millennium Garden on Friday 29th November for this year's festive extravaganza. The entertainment starts at 5pm and includes a funfair, stalls selling gifts, food & drink, late-night shopping – plus St Mary's School Xmas Fayre and Santa's Grotto! The lights will be switched on at 7.30pm. More details at https://bit.ly/2DP2v3t
Posted: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 19:56 by Helen Denton-Stacey
LIBRARY LATEST Burton Latimer Town Council (BLTC) is aiming to complete the legal and financial processes involved in purchasing the town's library by the end of January 2020 – but the exact date will be determined by the speed at which the legal work progresses. Meanwhile, volunteers from The Friends of Burton Latimer Library are working hard to keep the library open at lunchtimes and on Saturday... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 19:58 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Bullet Points of meeting held 5th November 2019
The Town Council are looking at options of memorials in memory of Harold Mason, they feel it is very important for this hero to be remembered.
Following the resignation of Fergus Macdonald, Cllr Jenny Davies is now appointed Mayor, with Cllr John Currall as Deputy Mayor.
The Vacancy Notice will be published by KBC shortly.
Following the consultation of the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 11:21 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Burton Latimer Town Council would like to thank Fergus Macdonald for his service to Burton Latimer as both a Councillor & Mayor to the town for the last 12 years. His devotion is evident to all who know him, his support & dedication to the needs of the community & tireless commitment to hard work as a Councillor is very much appreciated by both the Town Council & residents. His perseverance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 11:20 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Bullet points from BLTC meeting 01/10/2019
. Library update, the legal teams are now dealing with the sale and purchase of the library. Staff issues have been addressed. To minimise Saturday closures BLTC are paying for some extra hours. Additional cover is being provided by volunteers organised by the Friends of the Library.
. A public consultation is due to take place for the telephone box on Cranford... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 16:42 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Anglian Water are carrying out some works and have CLOSED the High Street between Churchill Way and Duke Street
Parents of St Mary's children access to collect children is not affected by this.
Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 10:07 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Following a number of complaints & concerns raised on the appearance of the Pocket Park.
Burton Latimer Town council invited quotations from three organisations
Burton Latimer Town Council have awarded the contract to
Warnes Garden Services
This will include Feb - Nov 22 cuts
Fortnightly visits to address the footways, picnic areas, seating areas & bin areas.
Wildflower meadow & grass areas.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:14 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Firstly, we would like to reassure everyone that the Library is not closing.The business plan put forward by BLTC to NCC has been accepted and we are now going through legal channels to finalise the purchase of the Library, but this is likely to take some months.
In the meantime NCC still owns and runs the Library and we face staff shortages, causing some ad hoc closures. Volunteers from... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 17:42 by Helen Denton-Stacey