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  • Abington Street reopens to traffic

    Published on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

    Yesterday, Monday 8 December, the top of Abington Street reopened to traffic for the first time in decades.

  • Northampton Borough Council to buy land in key town location

    Published on Wednesday, 05 November 2014

    St John’s car park could be extended to create hundreds of new spaces, if plans to buy an adjacent building and land are approved by Northampton Borough Council’s Cabinet next week (November 12).

  • Contractor appointed for next phase of Greyfriars demolition

    Published on Thursday, 21 August 2014

    Northampton Borough Council has appointed a contractor to take forward the next phase of the demolition of Greyfriars, DSM Ltd.

  • Development agreement for Greyfriars to be terminated

    Published on Monday, 14 July 2014

    Northampton Borough Council and Legal & General have agreed to terminate the development agreement that commits them to jointly redevelop the Greyfriars site.

  • Northampton benefits from even more Government infrastructure funding

    Published on Monday, 07 July 2014

    Northampton is set to benefit from even more Government investment it was announced today.

  • Creative transformation plan for former Vulcan Works

    Published on Tuesday, 10 June 2014

    Northampton could soon have a new £6.5 million creative hub, creating 240 jobs, if the plan is agreed tomorrow evening (June 11).

  • Timetable for Greyfriars demolition released

    Published on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

    A timetable for the demolition of the Greyfriars building has been announced.

  • Expansion of Church’s Shoes takes a big step forward

    Published on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

    Prestige shoe firm Church’s is set to press ahead with its expansion plans after Northampton Borough Council helped secure all relevant pieces of land.

  • Closing the ‘Mouth of Hell’

    Greyfriars bus station Northampton

    Published on Friday, 28 February 2014

    As North Gate Bus Station opens and bus users will finally feel welcomed into the heart of our town centre the work to demolish Greyfriars will start to pick up pace.

  • New Northampton North Gate Bus Station marks a moment in time

    New Northampton North Gate Bus Station marks a moment in time

    Published on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

    Youngsters from Spring Lane School in Northampton will install a time capsule at the new North Gate Bus Station this Thursday.

  • Date set for Greyfriars demolition

    Published on Thursday, 10 October 2013

    Work to demolish Greyfriars bus station is to begin on March 31 2014, it has been announced today.

  • New Northampton Bus Interchange hits a new high

    Published on Tuesday, 17 September 2013

    A topping out ceremony was held at the new Northampton Bus Interchange today (Tuesday, 17 September).

  • Nationwide confirms its commitment to Northampton

    Published on Tuesday, 25 June 2013

    Northampton Borough Council has welcomed comments this week from Nationwide Building Society, confirming the company’s commitment to the town.

  • Minister helps Northampton celebrate its success

    Minister visits Northampton

    Published on Monday, 13 May 2013

    Local growth minister, Mark Prisk, visited the Northampton Waterside Enterprise Zone today (Monday, 13 May) to find out about progress and celebrate its latest success story.

  • Take a peek at progress

    Published on Tuesday, 12 March 2013

    Members of the public are now able to keep an eye on real-time progress with the new Northampton Bus Interchange.

  • Work on the Guildhall starts

    Published on Tuesday, 15 January 2013

    A recent routine inspection of the Guildhall identified that some repairs to the stonework were required to safeguard this important architectural asset.

  • Support for Project Angel plans

    Published on Monday, 01 October 2012

    The proposed Project Angel development, announced by Northamptonshire County Council, is a key part of the wider regeneration of Northampton, says Cllr David Mackintosh, Leader of the Borough Council

  • Six of the best in Northampton

    Published on Monday, 03 September 2012

    Next week Councillors at the Guildhall will be discussing the progress of six of the most important regeneration projects in Northampton.

  • Landmark first year for enterprise zone

    Published on Wednesday, 15 August 2012

    Northampton Waterside Enterprise Zone is celebrating a landmark first year which has laid the foundations for a future as regional hub for innovation, business and technology.

  • New skatepark set to open on Saturday

    Published on Monday, 16 July 2012

    A brand new quarter-of–a-million pound skatepark is set to open this weekend, giving action sports lovers from Northampton and across the region a fantastic new home to perfect their skills.

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