A new masterplan setting a vision for the transformation of the town centre has been published. It's creation and development has been overseen by Northampton Forward and is set to go to Northampton Borough Council's Cabinet for consideration tomorrow (Wednesday 16 October).
The document is an evolution on the high-level proposals consulted on earlier this year for five areas across the town –... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:47 by Parish Administrator
Northampton Borough Council is consulting with the public over proposals for a Town Council to cover some parts or all of the existing borough.
Three options were put forward in spring this year and these have been shortlisted to two as a result of feedback received from an earlier phase of engagement.
The two options are laid out in a supporting document which anyone wishing to respond should read first.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:47 by Parish Administrator
A special week of action focusing on burglary is being held across Northampton at the end of this month, to coincide with the clocks going back on Sunday, October 27.
The Northampton Neighbourhood Policing Team will be joining colleagues from the town's community safety partnership to help raise awareness of how residents can protect themselves from burglary.
Between October 21 and 25, the community... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:38 by Parish Administrator
Northampton Racecourse is once again hosting a spectacular fireworks display and family entertainment on Sunday, 3 November between 2pm and 7pm.
The free event, organised by Northampton Borough Council, will open with fairground rides and food stalls at 2pm, with the evening's entertainment beginning at 4pm when popular local covers band Pure Genius will take to the stage.
This performance will then... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 08:48 by Parish Administrator
Northamptonshire County Council and the Northamptonshire's Clinical Commissioning Groups are once again urging people to get their flu vaccines booked in as winter approaches.
Flu is a highly infectious viral illness which can lead to complications, hospital admissions and even death. Symptoms of flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, headaches, body aches and tiredness. Those... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 08:46 by Parish Administrator
The search for Northampton's most inspiring male role model began today (Tuesday 8 October) as the nomination period for the 2019 Award opens.
Tying in with the annual International Men's Day celebrations, the Male Role Model of the Year Award 2019 aims to recognise the important contributions local men and boys make in their communities, families, schools and workplace.
Northampton Borough Council is... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:31 by Parish Administrator
his October Northampton Community Safety Partnership is working together to help residents protect themselves against burglaries.
The partnership week of action will take place across five areas of the town that have previously been affected by burglaries, between 21 and 25 October.
Starting in St Crispins on 21 October, the partnership activities will include Northamptonshire Police vehicles and officers... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:30 by Parish Administrator
M1 Closure information - Week commencing Monday 07 october2019 Traffic Management update
Posted: Sun, 06 Oct 2019 13:18 by Parish Administrator
The spooky past of Abington Park Museum is set to be uncovered during Halloween themed ghost walks between 29 October and 2 November.
The theatrical ghost walks are being led by the Looking Glass Theatre with support from Northampton Borough Council, to help reawaken the interesting history of the 16th century manor house, which now houses the museum.
Two ghost walks will take place each day in the museum,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 09:12 by Parish Administrator
Family entertainment, delicious food and the annual lantern procession are set to light up Northampton town centre on Saturday 19 October.
The annual Festival of Lights celebrations are organised by the Indian Hindu Welfare Organisation with support from Northampton Borough Council and will open with food and information stalls on the Market Square from 10am.
Family-friendly activities such as henna... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 08:31 by Parish Administrator