Connecting the Community

Parish Council Services

Duston Parish Council operates both Duston Community Centre and St Luke's Centre. There are a combination of room hire for the general public and commercial tenants. They are managed directly by Parish Council staff.

Duston Parish Council owns the freehold of Duston Sports Centre. This operated by NLT (Trilogy) on our behalf.

Duston Parish Council organises various events and initiatives throughout the year such as Duston Fun Day and the Christmas Market at St Luke's Centre.

Duston Parish Council has two Speed Activated Signs that are moved around the parish reminding motorists of their speed.

Duston Parish Council has three community defibrillators (Chiltern Avenue, Weggs Farm Road, Harlestone Road).

Duston Parish Council owns Errington Park, Mendip Park, Grafton Way and Melbourne Lane Open Space. These are currently maintained by West Northamptonshire Council on our behalf.

Duston Parish Council owns the Public Open Space adjacent to Telstar Way. This is currently maintained by the developer.

Duston Parish Council has two litter bins which we empty. These are situated at Main Road / Eastfield Road junction (NN5 6RE) and other is Wrenbury Road (NN5 6XS). We also own and empty the bin outside Duston Library.

Duston Parish Council have two flag poles. One located at St Luke's Centre and other at the local Library.

Duston Parish Council has installed various street furniture over the years such as commemorative benches.

Duston Parish Council have installed various play equipment over the years such as Triumph Gardens.

Duston Parish Council owns and maintains the Timken Artwork.

Duston Parish Council doesn't own the War Memorial but we are allowed in law to maintain and look after it.

Duston Parish Council has a Neighbourhood Plan to help guide local planning decisions from 2015 to 2029.

Other Local Services

Duston Cemetery and Allotments (Berrywood Road and Bants Lane) are owned and maintained by West Northamptonshire Council.

Street lights on the public highway are owned and maintained by West Northamptonshire Council.

Duston Library is owned and maintained by West Northamptonshire Council.

Last updated: Thu, 24 Mar 2022 20:09