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  • Seven Northampton taxis failed borough council safety checks

    Published on Monday, 07 March 2016

    Northampton Borough Council’s latest round of spot safety checks on private hire vehicles (PHVs) and hackney carriages found seven vehicles did not meet the required standards.

  • UPDATED: Licensing hearing reviews conditions

    Published on Friday, 09 January 2015

    Following a serious incident in the early hours of Friday 12 December, the council's Licensing Sub-Committee met this evening (Friday 9 January) to consider the licences of NU Bar and Faces Bar.

  • Committee asked to agree fees for street traders

    Published on Tuesday, 23 April 2013

    Northampton Borough Council licensing committee will next week (30 April) decide whether to increase fees for street traders.

  • Views on possible restrictions for alcohol licensing sought

    Published on Monday, 04 March 2013

    Businesses and residents are being asked for their general thoughts on whether to adopt Early Morning Restriction Orders for licensed premises to help tackle problems associated with drinking.

  • Committee meets to decide fees for street traders and taxi firms

    Published on Friday, 01 February 2013

    Northampton Borough Council licensing committee will next week (11 February) decide whether to up fees for taxi firms and street traders.

  • Licensing conditions and fees for car boot sales under review

    Published on Friday, 01 February 2013

    Northampton Borough Council’s licensing committee is being asked to review the fees and conditions for holding car boot sales in the town at its meeting on 11 February.

  • Changes to taxi licensing policy to unify rules

    Published on Wednesday, 09 May 2012

    Northampton Borough Council's licensing committee has opted to unify its taxi licensing policy for both Hackney Carriages and Private Hire Vehicles as long as they meet a new condition policy.

  • Two weeks left to have a say on taxi consultation

    Published on Friday, 17 February 2012

    Northampton residents and businesses are being reminded that they have two more weeks to have a say on whether the town should introduce an age limit for taxis.

  • Lava and Ignite licence suspended

    Published on Thursday, 20 October 2011

    Northampton Borough Council's Licensing Sub-Committee has granted a request to suspend the licence of the Northampton nightclub Lava and Ignite.

  • One-month suspension for local store

    Published on Friday, 22 May 2009

    Malvern Grove Post Office and Store in Duston, Northampton has had its Premises licence suspended, for the sale of alcohol, for one Calendar month.

  • Getting you home safely


    Published on Thursday, 30 April 2009

    Last week six cars were taken off the road as a result of a surprise safety check on taxis and private hire vehicles.

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