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Local residents invited to stand for parish by-election in the Grange Ward of Wootton & East Hunsbury parish
Published on Tuesday, 30 September 2014
People who live in Wootton & East Hunsbury will soon have their say on who represents the Grange parish ward as they get ready for a by-election on Thursday 30 October.
Published on Tuesday, 12 August 2014
Members of Northampton’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) People’s Forum will be taking a stand at the Umbrella Fair to recruit Straight Allies who believe in equality.
Published on Thursday, 24 April 2014
School children from Hunsbury Park Primary School have voiced their thanks to Northampton Borough Council for helping them get to perform at Wembley Arena’s ‘Voice in a Million’ event last month.
Published on Monday, 15 October 2012
The Northampton Youth Forum and other community forums will be visiting the Guildhall on 17 October to meet the borough council leader and tour the One Stop Shop to find out more about local services.
Published on Wednesday, 09 May 2012
Over the next few weeks teams of Councillors will start their work to investigate some of the issues that matter most to people in Northampton.
Published on Friday, 02 December 2011
Next week Councillors at the Guildhall will be looking at awarding the title of Honorary Alderman to a number of former councillors in recognition of their hard work, dedication and long service.
Published on Monday, 31 October 2011
Councillor David Mackintosh, leader elect of Northampton Borough Council, has unveiled his new cabinet today (Monday 31 October).
Published on Thursday, 26 May 2011
People in Northampton are being asked to suggest issues that should be investigated by Northampton Borough Council.
Published on Wednesday, 20 April 2011
Election officials at the Guildhall are urging postal voters to make sure they read the instructions carefully to make sure their vote counts in May's local elections and referendum.
Published on Tuesday, 05 April 2011
People in Northampton have less than two weeks left to secure their right to vote in May's local elections.
Published on Wednesday, 13 October 2010
People in Northampton are being given the chance to say how they think Northampton Borough Council should be run.
Published on Wednesday, 21 April 2010
Almost 1,200 new voters will be able to vote in the upcomming General Election after a last minute surge in applications before yesterday's (Tuesday 20 April) deadline.
Published on Wednesday, 03 March 2010
While the date for this yearâ€™s general election is not yet known, Northampton Borough Council is urging residents not to wait until the date has been announced before they secure their right to vote.
Published on Thursday, 11 February 2010
Northampton Borough Council's chief executive responds to the debate about whether there should be an election night count.
Published on Tuesday, 26 January 2010
People in Northampton are being asked what issues affecting the town they would like investigated.
Published on Friday, 18 December 2009
The Mayor and Mayoress of Northampton, Cllr Michael Hill and his wife Margaret, will welcome Geoff Herbert to the Mayorâ€™s Parlour to thank him for the photograph he submitted for their Christmas card.
Published on Tuesday, 08 December 2009
More people than ever are registered to vote in Northampton on the new electoral register that has been published this week.
Published on Monday, 23 November 2009
If you are one of the 13,800 households to still register, you only have until Friday, 27 November to return the form, telephone the automated system or confirm your details online.
Published on Tuesday, 23 June 2009
Tributes for Councillor John Gardner
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