Duston Parish Council

Connecting the Community

Bloom 2020

Clerk: Mr Justin Gleich
Duston Community Centre
Pendle Road, Duston
Northamptonshire NN5 6DT

Tel: 01604 583626

Tags: Highways

Community Speed Watch Volunteers

More than 770 volunteers across Northamptonshire have been helping to improve road safety after taking part in the 2019 Community Speed Watch programme.

The volunteers from 62 Community Speed Watch groups gave up their spare time to work alongside the Northamptonshire Safer Roads Alliance to reduce speeding across the county.

Community Speed Watch is an initiative which sees fully trained residents use... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:13 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Highways, News, Police, Safety

Vehicle Activated Signs

Vehicle Activated Signs

Duston Parish Council has purchased 2 Vehicle Activated Signs to help reduce speeding and improve road safety in the area.

The signs have initially been placed at the junction of Main Road/Berrywood Road and Main Road/Eastfield Road. The signs will be rotated between 20 locations in the parish that have been identified as speeding hotspots by the Highways Authority

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 11:20 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Highways, News, Safety

Road Closures due to AWA works

Anglian Water are requiring to carry out major works along Harlestone Road which will require a closure of the approach to the Bants Lane, Mill Lane, Harlestone Road roundabout from Bants Lane and also the section of Harlestone Road north westerly. Due to the impact of the road works it has been agreed that this will take place over the Easter Holidays. The works are due to commence on the 30th March... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:03 by Parish Office

Tags: Highways, News, Road Closure

Closure of Park Avenue

Closure of Park Avenue

To undertake carriageway patching works, Northamptonshire Highways will be requiring to close Park Avenue, between Ryeland Road and Rawley Crescent from the 27th January. The works will be carried out on the 27th, 30th and 31st January. The road will be closed between 08.00 and 15.30 on each day.

A plan showing the closure and diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=85216

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:30 by Andreea Vlad

Tags: Highways, News, Road Closure

Weedon Road Smart Corridor - Work starts 9 January 2017

Weedon Road Smart Corridor - Work starts 9 January 2017

The St James Square area has been chosen as the first of three routes in Northampton to be upgraded to improve public transport provision, reduce congestion and improve air quality as part of the Smart Corridor Initiative. The St James Square area is one of three corridors being developed in Northampton with central government funding available until 2019. The other corridors which will be developed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:41 by Andreea Vlad

Tags: Highways, News, Road Closure