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A Hankering for 26 Different Pizza Toppings and More

A Hankering for 26 Different Pizza Toppings and More

It hits me the moment I set foot through the front door; the lingering aroma of fragrant spices and savoury chicken. It was coming to the end of a busy…

AGA Shop Opens at The Wharf

AGA Shop Opens at The Wharf

The Great British Bake Off winner, Francis Quinn was in Oundle in late November to officially open Oundle’s AGA shop at The Wharf on Station Road. The new shop in…

New-look Bazaar Offers all the Variety of a Department Store

New-look Bazaar Offers all the Variety of a Department Store

Asha’s is a well-known destination for sourcing inspiring interiors furnishings and accessories, but it has now joined Oundle’s community of cafés, with a new redevelopment and expansion, and business is…

Town Council Stuck in Perpetual Election Cycle

Following the nine resignations from the Oundle Town Council in February 2016, three places remain vacant. Initially an election was called for early April, and twelve applications were submitted. But…

BT Proposes to Remove Phone Kiosks in East Northamptonshire

BT is planning to remove 29 payphones within East Northamptonshire, one of which is in Oundle, and they have asked local councils to comment on the proposal. The original deadline…

Oundle School Sports Masterplan Gets Green Light

Oundle School is beginning to roll out its Sports Masterplan, with ambitious plans to improve sporting facilities for the school and the local community. With an overall budget of £40…

Schoolblazer Relocates to Oundle Business Park, Bringing 50 Jobs

The school clothing outfitter, Schoolblazer, has relocated their offices to Nene Valley Business Park Oundle due to their rapid expansion. Schoolblazer is the largest uniform and sportswear retailer to independent…

Invasion of the ‘Smombies’

How often do you walk down the street whilst using a mobile phone? How unaware of your surroundings do you think this makes you? According to the Washington Post, roughly…

The Neighbourhood Plan is Re-booted for Delivery of Draft by March

Following many delays, the drafting of the Oundle Neighbourhood Plan has begun to make significant progress. A Neighbourhood Plan referendum planned for January 2016 was postponed, as were plans to…

Is East Northamptonshire the Most Miserable Place to live?

According to a 2016 government survey by the Office of National Statistics, the residents of Oundle live in the most miserable area in the country. The survey measured four factors:…

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