Welcome to Guilsborough Parish Council’s Website

Over the coming months this site will be developed  with more pages being added containing all the relevant information about us and what we are doing, so please do come back and visit us regularly.

Eventually you will find information not only regarding the Parish Council but also activities, organisations and who to contact regarding them. There is access to agendas, meeting minutes and planning applications plus there will be other information made public under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

News Items

When we have an item of significant interest it will be accessible here. Click the item for full details.

Daventry District Council have put together a welcome pack full of useful information for people moving into the area. Just follow this link ….

is looking for a new coordinator. Our scheme is now all set up and is ticking over with alerts being sent out on a regular basis.

What is Neighbourhood Watch?   Click here to find out more details and how you can be a part of it.

neighbourhood watch

Would you like to be a Parish Councillor?

Guilsborough Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Councillor.

Anyone interested in this position is invited to nominate themselves by providing their full contact details and a brief resume (preferably by email) as to why they are interested in becoming a Councillor to the Parish Clerk by 31 August 2018.

If you would like further information as to what is involved in becoming a Parish Councillor, please contact the Parish Clerk (details below) in the first instance.

Please note that prospective candidates must permanently live or work within a 3 mile radius of Guilsborough and have done so for the preceding 12 month period.


Parish Clerk

Mrs Carol Holifield

62 Watford Road




01788 824425


June 2018

However, our immediate focus is on the development of a Neighbourhood Plan. We need our parishioners to become involved with this important document by attending public meetings and participating in our surveys. Please look out for notices and leaflets with more information and take the time to help us with this. Ultimately it will enable us to have more of a say on what happens to our village. There’s more information on the Neighbourhood Plan page.

If you would like to receive an email notification of our meetings, meetings of the GNP steering committee or when we receive any new alerts please sign up by completing the on-line form which can be here.

No.60 Bus Service

Daventry District Council have confirmed that they ………..


The new infant swings have been installed and hopefully will provide ……….


HGV Traffic

Instances of vehicles clearly exceeding ……….

news 3a

DDC is consulting on the future local government structure for Northamptonshire. The current 8 District and Borough Councils are going to be replaced by far fewer Unitary Bodies, probably 2 or 3. The current debt of £14 billion will be carried over and have to be repaid so although there will be savings from economy of scale and reduction of senior officers it’s almost a certainty that Council Tax will increase considerably. Have your say by clicking here but be quick, it closes on 22nd July 2018.