• The Next Parish Council Meeting will be on the Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 at Pineham Barns School at 7.15pm.
  • To contact the Council please email : Clerk@ Hunsburymeadows.org.uk

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National Hate Crime Awareness Week

National Hate Crime Awareness Week

Become an equality ally to celebrate diversity

Celebrate Northampton's diversity this Hate Crime Awareness Week (13 to 20 October) by signing up to become an equality ally.

The equality ally scheme is being launched at the Guildhall by Northampton Borough Council and partners on Tuesday, 16 October. The scheme aims to promote equality for everyone, uniting our communities and creating a culture of acceptance... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:06 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News, Crime, Equality

Northampton awarded Gold in East Midlands in Bloom competition

Northampton awarded Gold in East Midlands in Bloom competition

Northampton has achieved a Gold Award in the East Midlands in Bloom competition for the second year in a row, with two community groups receiving Judges Merit Awards for their efforts.

Judges visited the town in July to view floral displays created by some of the community groups, schools, businesses, residents and allotments who participated this year's competition, which centred on the theme of remembrance.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:03 by Parish Administrator

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Changes to your waste and recycling collections are coming soon!

Changes to your waste and recycling collections are coming soon!

From 17 September, residents in Northampton may see changes to their waste and recycling collection, as Northampton Borough Council and Veolia further improve the services.

Waste and recycling collection days are reducing down from six days a week to five, after Saturdays were highlighted by residents as being an unpopular collection day. The new collection rounds will take place from Monday to Friday,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:49 by Parish Administrator

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What's on at Northampton Museums September to December 2018

What's on at Northampton Museums September to December 2018

Abington Park Museum

There is lots to appeal to all ages in the programme of events and exhibitions at Abington Park Museum during September to December.

As part of the national Heritage Open Days, the Northampton Heritage Fair will be held at Abington Park Museum for the first time on Saturday 8 September. The event will bring together many varied local groups each with a common interest in Northampton's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:14 by Parish Administrator

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Discover Northampton’s history during open days

Discover Northampton’s history during open days

Over 30 historic buildings, churches and venues across Northampton will be open to the public for free from Thursday 6 to Sunday 9 September, as part of the national Heritage Open Days event.

The four-day event, coordinated locally by Northampton Borough Council and run by volunteers, is a once-a-year opportunity to explore some of the town's unique historic buildings, many of which are usually restricted... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:03 by Parish Administrator

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Kinky Boots in the Park

Kinky Boots in the Park

A free event celebrating Northampton's shoe heritage and Kinky Boots The Musical coming home will be taking place in Becket's Park on Sunday 12 August.

During the day, people can book to watch one of three free screenings of the Kinky Boots film inside a dome cinema, at 10.30am, 1pm or 3.30pm.

Steve Pateman, the Northampton shoe factory owner whose story inspired the film and musical, will be on hand... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Aug 2018 09:14 by Parish Administrator

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Council working hard to tackle fly tipping and littering in the town

Council working hard to tackle fly tipping and littering in the town

Enforcement activities have been ramped up this spring and summer to help tackle fly tipping and improve the town environment.

Between 1 April and 31 July 2018, Northampton Borough Council's Neighbourhood Warden Team issued 94 fixed penalty notices for litter, waste and fly tipping related offences.

The offences, which largely occurred in in The Mounts, Thorplands, Briar Hill, Lings and Abington, include... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:24 by Parish Administrator

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Edwardian Extravaganza at Abington Park Museum

Edwardian Extravaganza at Abington Park Museum

Families will be able to step back in time at an Edwardian themed family fun day at 1pm on Saturday, 11 August, at Abington Park Museum.

The Edwardian Extravaganza, organised by Northampton Museums and Art Gallery, will feature music and activities from the period 1901-1910, supported by a whole host of characters from the History Needs You group and the Looking Glass Theatre.

Visitors can meet Photographer... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:19 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Borough News

International Youth Day celebrations at Becket’s Park this August

International Youth Day celebrations at Becket’s Park this August

Northampton's Youth Forum are inviting local young people to a free event in Becket's Park on Saturday, 11 August, in celebration of International Youth Day.

A range of information and advice, entertainment and activities will be available throughout the day, as the Youth Forum promote this year's theme of 'Safe spaces for youth'.

The day, which will take place between 11am and 4pm, will give attendees... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Aug 2018 11:24 by Parish Administrator

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Delivery of all-in-one recycling bin to begin next week

Delivery of all-in-one recycling bin to begin next week

The roll out of the new all-in-one recycling wheelie bins will begin next week from Monday, 6 August.

Residents who are currently on a wheelie bin collection rounds will receive their new bin, which aims to make dry recycling much easier for residents, over the next few weeks.

The roll out will begin in a week, and will continue on a weekly basis, round by round, until Friday, 14 September. Distribution... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 14:26 by Parish Administrator

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