Unveiling old village names on new street signs

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Tuesday 6th October 2015 saw the formal reintroduction of reinstated road signs in the village.

Sheila Holland performed the official unveiling in front of a group of about 30. The ceremony took place in Plum Pudding Lane and was followed by tea, cakes and socialising in the church.

Radio Northampton’s coverage of the background of these old street names can be heard here.

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History Association reinstates old village names

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Ian Curtis helps with the installing lost village name signs.

East Northamptonshire Council have acknowledged these lost names and have given their permission for road signs to be installed.    Four road names have been reinstated, they are:-

High Road Hill       Lynch Lane        Plum Pudding Road      The Leys

The History Association has arranged a ceremony to inaugurate the re-introduction of old village street names, on Tuesday 6th October at 3pm.    Meet on the grassed area at the bottom of Islington for the unveiling, and then move into the church for tea, cakes and socialising.    Everyone welcome.