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Share your views as part of sites consultation

Share your views as part of sites consultation

Members of the public are being asked to contribute their views on a host of sites put forward for potential development as part of the Local Plan Part 2.

The Local Plan is a statutory document that sets out the long-term strategy for how and where development should happen in the town, and how it will be delivered. The Plan will provide detailed planning policies and identify areas for development,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:54 by Parish Administrator

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Diwali celebrations to light up the town centre

Diwali celebrations to light up the town centre

This year's family-friendly Diwali celebrations are set to light up the town centre on Saturday, 14 October.

Organised by the Indian Hindu Welfare Organisation and supported by Northampton Borough Council, this year's celebrations will take place on the Market Square and will include food and information stalls, fun activities, entertainment and the annual lantern procession.

Beginning at 10am, this... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:53 by Parish Administrator

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Wedding venue previews to showcase Abington Park Museum

Wedding venue previews to showcase Abington Park Museum

Couples are being invited to take a look at Abington Park Museum as a prospective wedding venue at a series of preview events.

The beautiful Grade I listed building, set in the heart of Abington Park, is now accepting enquiries for weddings taking place from 2018 onwards. The former manor house, once home to Shakespeare's granddaughter, has recently undergone refurbishment to improve the Great Hall... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:24 by Parish Administrator

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Coffee and advice for National Customer Service Week

Coffee and advice for National Customer Service Week

To celebrate both National Customer Service Week and National Get Online week, 2 October – 6 October, Northampton Borough Council is hosting a public coffee morning to promote the broad range of services on offer in the town.

The borough council will be joined by 10 partner agencies which deliver specialist advice and support for people living in Northampton. The advice on offer will range from... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:23 by Parish Administrator

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Share your views on culture and tourism in the town

Share your views on culture and tourism in the town

Residents and businesses are being invited to share their views on culture and tourism in Northampton, this September and October.

The call for public input comes just a few weeks after the overview and scrutiny committee identified culture and tourism as a key topic for investigation, from a number of suggestions put forward by residents.

A Council scrutiny panel is now taking the investigation forward... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:14 by Parish Administrator

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Northampton Market to be refreshed this autumn

Northampton Market to be refreshed this autumn

Works to refresh the look and feel of Northampton Market has begun!

The improvement works, which started on Sunday, 17 September, include widening the east aisle of the market and replacing the current stall coverings.

The changes have come following suggestions and consultations with traders and a National Association of British Market Authorities review, which supported ideas to brighten the area.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:13 by Parish Administrator

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New initiative to bring sports to Northampton schools

New initiative to bring sports to Northampton schools

Northampton's top professional sports clubs are joining forces for the first time in over a decade to encourage more children to participate in sport.

The Saints, the Cobblers and the Steelbacks will be collaborating with Barclaycard and Northampton Borough Council to deliver a schools-based programme that combines three sporting disciplines and digital development into a single project.

From September,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:12 by Parish Administrator

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Northampton gets gold in East Midlands in Bloom competition

Northampton gets gold in East Midlands in Bloom competition

Northampton has achieved the Gold award in this year's East Midlands in Bloom competition.

As part of the 'all things bright and beautiful' theme, more than 250 hanging baskets and 120 barrier baskets, showcasing approximately 8,000 plants, brought a burst of colour to the heart of town. The centrepiece was a vibrant tribute to Lieutenant Colonel Edgar Mobbs who famously went on to form his own company... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:11 by Parish Administrator

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Work set to start on new Delapré car park

Work set to start on new Delapré car park

Contractors will be on site next week to start work on a new car park to support the opening of Delapré Abbey as a visitor destination.

The project will see the removal of turf, then installation of the new surface, along with new lighting and CCTV coverage to ensure appropriate security.

Rachael Boyd, Delapré Abbey Preservation Trust director, said: "The works to the car park represent... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:11 by Parish Administrator

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Northampton’s Youth Forum raising awareness of gambling-related harm

Northampton’s Youth Forum raising awareness of gambling-related harm

Northampton Youth Forum's gambling-related harm awareness raising has drawn interest from industry leaders and education institutions, following their presentation at a London symposium.

An audience of students, teachers and education and public health experts were interested to hear at a symposium on Thursday, 7 September, how the Borough Council's Youth Forum implemented the Young Gamblers Education... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:10 by Parish Administrator

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