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Council Dispute Leads to Resignations

Just over a month after the Oundle Town Council was described as having the ability and capacity to be ‘a beacon council nationally’, the council fell apart in mid-February, leaving…

Profiling the Council

Councils are deceptively complex organisations to run, providing services that are vital to the wellbeing of individuals and communities. When they are run well, no one notices the hard work…

Election Called for July 28

The Oundle Town Council is currently undergoing another election cycle. During the last full election, which coincided with the 2015 general election, 11 candidates undertook the nomination process and all…

The Queen’s Birthday Celebrations

The Queen’s Birthday Celebrations

The residents of Abbott House joined the Queen in celebrating her 90th birthday on April 21 at a special party to mark the occasion, where they gathered together to raise…

Spicing Up England’s Squad

Spicing Up England’s Squad

Oundle School has every reason to be very proud after two members of the Sixth Form, brothers Ben and Tom Curry, recently received call-ups to the Elite England U18 squad.…

‘Merwe is Back!’ The Coach at the Heart of Oundle Town Cricket

At the heart of Oundle cricket lies the ever-popular and ever-present Merwe Genis. His commitment to nurturing young cricketers of all ages and ability has led to Merwe becoming somewhat…

New Head of Cricket at Oundle

In September 2015 John Crawley began his tenure as head of cricket at Oundle School. A very successful county cricketer and holder of 37 test caps, there is no doubting…

English Harbour Yachts Wins Award for New Boat

English Harbour Yachts Wins Award for New Boat

In February, Oundle based English Harbour Yachts won an award at the Motor Boat Awards Ceremony held in London with its Wheelhouse and Cockpit Cruiser, with the new and acclaimed…

Fairline Yachts is Buoyant Once Again

After entering into administration in December, Oundle based Fairline Boats has been rescued by two Russian investors in a deal said to be worth £4m. Since Fairline’s future was secured…

Britain’s Best Bakery Opens at the Oundle Wharf

On 21st March 2016, Hambleton Bakery returned to Oundle town. It is newly located at the Oundle Wharf on Station Road. The spacious new shop is the sixth branch of…

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