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  • Top town suggestions to be scrutinised this year

    Published on Tuesday, 15 August 2017

    Culture and tourism, cemeteries and a dementia friendly town topped the list of suggestions made for the Council’s scrutiny panels to investigate during 2017.

  • Council committee looking for new members

    Published on Monday, 07 August 2017

    An opportunity has arisen for a proactive individual to join Northampton Borough Council's Standards Committee.

  • Call for co-opted Members to join Council Standards Committee

    Published on Monday, 15 May 2017

    Northampton Borough Council is calling for local people with an interest in local issues to join its Standards Committee.

  • Take a minute to update your electoral register details

    Published on Monday, 15 August 2016

    Each year we have to check who is living at each property in the borough for the purpose of updating the electoral register – this process is known as the Annual Canvass.

  • Borough Council Leader Announces New Cabinet Roles

    Published on Tuesday, 17 May 2016

    Councillor Mary Markham, Leader of Northampton Borough Council, has announced a number of changes to her Cabinet, with three Cabinet members taking on new roles.

  • Highlighting the issues that matter to you

    Published on Monday, 04 January 2016

    Over the next year councillors from Northampton Borough Council will be conducting detailed investigations of a range of issues suggested by residents.

  • Deputy Mayor shortlisted for national role model award

    Christopher Malpas and Verity

    Published on Thursday, 23 July 2015

    Councillor Christopher Malpas has been shortlisted for the Positive Role Model Award for Disability at the National Diversity Awards 2015.

  • 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.

  • Taking a stand to recruit Straight Allies

    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.

  • School pupils voice their thanks

    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.

  • Community forum members tour One Stop Shop

    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.

  • Investigating the issues that matter to residents

    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.

  • Honouring long service and dedication to our town

    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.

  • What issues would you like us to investigate?

    Published on Thursday, 26 May 2011

    People in Northampton are being asked to suggest issues that should be investigated by Northampton Borough Council.

  • Make sure your your vote counts

    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.

  • Time running out to secure your vote

    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.

  • How should your Borough Council be run?

    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.

  • Electorate for Northampton North and Northampton South

    Published on Wednesday, 21 April 2010

    Almost 1,200 new voters will be able to vote in the upcoming General Election after a last minute surge in applications before yesterday's (Tuesday 20 April) deadline.

  • Are you ready for this year’s general election?

    Published on Wednesday, 03 March 2010

    While the date for this year’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.

  • Timing of the General Election count

    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.

  • What would you like us to look into?

    Published on Tuesday, 26 January 2010

    People in Northampton are being asked what issues affecting the town they would like investigated.

  • What a picture!

    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 Mayor’s Parlour to thank him for the photograph he submitted for their Christmas card.

  • More people than ever register to vote in Northampton

    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.

  • Nearly 14,000 households are still not registered to vote

    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.

  • Tributes paid to former Mayor of Northampton

    John Gardner

    Published on Tuesday, 23 June 2009

    Tributes for Councillor John Gardner

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