Deanshanger Parish Council

Serving the people of Deanshanger

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Clerk: Mrs Teresa Floyd
3 Hayes Road, Deanshanger
Northamptonshire MK19 6HP

Tel: 01908 566373

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    Deanshanger History

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    A list of what Deanshanger Parish Council is responsible for.

Deanshanger Parish Council provides your local services (see attached document).

VISION

To make the village the best it can be, for all residents, to live and work

MISSION

- Strive to understand the needs of the residents and organisations within the parish, respect their views, seek to address these needs within the resources and powers available, always for the majority.

- Communicate in a positive, transparent and cordial manner through all media available, encouraging residents to engage with life in the village and the decisions that affect it

Strive to provide best value for money and high-quality services and facilities where they are within our remit and fight for the village to receive them when they are provided by others.

- Preserve, develop and support leisure and community activities and facilities, including open spaces and natural environments which are practical, affordable and desirable

- To build a sense of community, village spirit, togetherness and inclusiveness through all our actions

- Be committed to sustainable and environmentally friendly policies and actions including minimising waste, saving energy and promoting recycling.

Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us: email: clerk@deanshangerpc.com or telephone on 01908 566373

You can also reach us on Facebook by using the buttons on the right hand side of our home page.

Deanshanger Parish Council is not responsible for street repairs and these should be reported to Northamptonshire Highways via Fix me Street. You can use the button on the right hand side.

For a list of Useful Telephone numbers please click here.

Latest News

Parish Council Elections

Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 10:31 by Teresa Floyd

Elections for seats on Deanshanger Parish Council take place every 4-5 years.

The next election will be on the 7th May 2020.

It's time to think about who you want to represent your views and work on your behalf for the benefit of our community. More »

As a councillor representing your community you will help keep it a great place to live and work. You will be supported in your role and will be expected to undertake training. You should be comfortable working electronically. You should have a positive outlook and a can-do attitude and be willing to work as part of a team. » Less

Police Liaison Representative

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 10:09 by Teresa Floyd

Police Liaison RepresentativeNorthamptonshire Police want to establish a new approach of liaison between parish and town councils and the police, the idea being that each parish appoints a person to act as a single point of contact for the police.It is entirely up to the council who is appointed… it could be the clerk, a councillor or a member of the public. It is envisaged that the Police Liaison Reps will receive regular updates from the police and an invitation to an annual briefing.The Parish Council would like to know if any member of the public would be interested in this role?For more information on the role please see:https://www.northantscalc.com/uploads/police-liaison-representative-role-description-vdec20.pdfIf you are interested, please email the Clerk on clerk@deanshnagerpc.com

2022 Precept

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 11:59 by Teresa Floyd

The Precept is the element of your Council Tax that is paid to Deanshanger Parish Council.

Every year, the Parish Council draws up budgets and calculates how much money is required for Deanshanger Parish Council for the next Financial Year. The Parish Council precept request is then submitted to South Northants District Council. More »

For the Parish of Deanshanger the precept has been set at £95k for the financial year 2021/22. This is the same as last year.

DPC felt that due to the restrictions put in place because of the Covid Crisis, creating financial hardship and job losses, we could best serve the Parish of Deanshanger by not adding to any financial burdens the people of this Pariah may already be facing. » Less