News contacts

Cottingham and Middleton News (newsletter and website)
Editor: Jane Smith
01536 770821

Down Your Way – Evening Telegraph
Del Robertson, Cottingham and Middleton correspondent
07811 681351,

Village amenities

Village Store and Cafe  View map
2a Corby Road, Cottingham LE16 8XH
01536 770097, 

Cottingham C of E Primary School   View map
Berryfield Road, Cottingham LE16 8XY
01536 771391,

Village Hall Annex  View map
Berryfield Road, Cottingham LE16 8XY (next to the school) 
Bookings (£8 to £14 an hour)
Clive & Audrey Ashworth, 01536 771084

Methodist Church and Hall   View map  I  Church services  I  More
Corby Road, Cottingham LE16 8XH
Bookings (£5.50 an hour)
Lynette Muir, 01536 770094

St Mary Magdalene Church  View map  I  Church services  I  More
Church Street, Cottingham LE16 8XG
Rev Sian Reading, 01536 770237

Leisure facilities

Royal George View map
4 Blind Lane, Cottingham LE16 8XE, Accommodation available
Kevin and Debbie Gibson, 01536 660505

Spread Eagle   View map
1 High Street, Cottingham LE16 8XL

Red Lion  View map
7 The Hill, Middleton LE16 8YX
Paul and Michael Morgan, 01536 771034

Willow Cottage B&B   View map
11 Main Street, Middleton 
Paula and John Orton, 01536 771223

Rockingham CL Caravan Site  View map
Rockingham Road, Cottingham LE16 8XS, 01536 411299

Blackthorn Wood Golf Complex   View map
Corby Road, near Cottingham LE16 8XJ, 01536 403119

Local MP and councillors

Tom Pursglove MP (Corby)


Councillor Bob Rutt
Corby Borough Council
07801 945948

Councillor Sandra Naden-Horley
Northamptonshire County Council
07944 213860


Cottingham Parish Council
Parish Clerk: Peter Taylor, 5 Headlands, Desborough NN14 2QA, 01536 761752,
Chairman: Owen Davison, Wood Hollow, Church Street, 01536 771333,

Middleton Parish Council
Parish Clerk: Justina Medwell, 5 Main Street, Middleton, LE16 8YU, 01536 771232,
Chair: Sarah Brant, 01536 772447,

Council services

Street Lighting
Ian Tattershall
Corby Borough Council
01536 402551

The Street Doctor (Northants County Council)
To report blocked road drains, pot holes or damage to pavements
0300 126 3000 (Main number)

Corby Borough Council Rural Pride Officer
Suzanne Preston, Corby Borough Council
01536 463177

Northants ACRE (Actions with Communities in Rural England)
01604 765888


Northants Police
Local PCSO Joe Devlin and Neighbourhood wardens
National non-emergency number 101 or

The Corby Rural SCT (Safer Community Team), based at the Elizabeth Street police station covers Cottingham and Middleton.