Grange Park Parish Council

Serving the people of Grange Park

Clerk: Mrs Tracy Sampson
Grange Park Parish Office
Community Centre School Lane
Grange Park, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN4 5FZ

Tel: 01604 702938

This is the official website of Grange Park Parish Council, run by your local parish council with the aim of keeping you up-to-date on all things Grange Park.

Here you will find information about what is happening in our area, local facilities, historical information, and all the official matters such as council meeting details and minutes. We would also love to hear from you about what you would like to appear on this site - we want to make this "the" place to find out what's happening in your area.

If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

Flu Clinics - (On behalf of Parks Medical Practice)

Posted: Thu, 03 Oct 2019 13:59 by Pete Sansom

Flu Clinics - (On behalf of Parks Medical Practice)

Our clinics are based around the delivery dates given by the vaccine manufacturers.

Each Surgery will have a variety of clinics available and our Saturday clinics are open to any of our patients; More »

Saturday 5th October – ROADE (over 65s only)

Saturday 12th October – BLISWORTH (over 65s & at risk under 65s only)

Saturday 19th October – GRANGE PARK (over 65s & at risk under 65s only)

Saturday 26th October – HANSLOPE (over 65s & at risk under 65s only)

Please contact your usual Surgery to book an appointment. Additional clinics will be added as vaccines are delivered.

Flu Facts

  • · The main UK flu season is December to February and you can be vaccinated any time from October to December
  • · Flu symptoms come on suddenly and sometimes severely. They include fever, chills, headaches and aching muscles, as well as a cough and sore throat.
  • · You're likely to spend 2 or 3 days in bed and antibiotics cannot cure flu.
  • · 3157 patients were admitted to intensive care units with flu in 2018/19
  • · 312 patients died of flu in 2018/19

Flu vaccine, who is eligible?

Your Surgery has a vaccine reserved for you have a history of;

  • · Asthma (using preventer inhaler)
  • · Cancer (ongoing treatment)
  • · Chronic Heart Disease
  • · Chronic Kidney Deisease
  • · Chronic neurological conditions (MS, MN, Parkinsons etc)
  • · COPD, bronchitis or Emphysema
  • · Diabetes (type 1 or 2)
  • · Treatment with high dose steroids
  • · Immunosupression
  • · Spleen disfunction
  • · Sickle Cell Disease
  • · Stroke

You are also entitled to a free vaccine of you are

  • · a carer,
  • · live with an immunosuppressed patient,
  • · have a BMI over 40
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Lark Lane Tree Planting

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 17:27 by Pete Sansom

Saturday 9th November : 11 - 4pm

We have 200 tree and hedging saplings including rowan, silver birch, wild cherry, common oak, field maple and grey willow that are being planted on an area of land along Lark Lane opposite the entrance to the allotments. These tree saplings have been kindly provided by The Woodland Trust. More »

We need lots of help planting and protecting these saplings, please come along, have fun and help contribute to the wonderful area you live in.

This even takes place in November - a time of unpredictable weather. As such, suitable clothing and footwear including coats, wellies, and umbrellas are all recommended. You're welcome to bring you own spade (no forks please) and a smile.

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Foxfield gym trail - working group meeting 7th October

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 17:22 by Pete Sansom

The Parish Council are considering a design for an outdoor gym trail to be installed in Foxfield Park. There is an open meeting to be held on Monday 7th October 7:30pm in the Cafe Bar where councillors and residents who would like to be involved can work together to help deliver this project. More »

Please come along if you think this is a project that you would like to be involved with for the benefit of your community. » Less