News published April 2016
Funding announced for local agencies, charities and community groups 2016
Northampton Borough Council has allocated £550,000 to support local agencies, charities and community groups that help people in Northampton.
Have your say on Northampton’s Local Plan
Members of the public are being asked to have their say on Northampton’s next Local Plan – the long-term strategy for what, where, when and how development will be managed in the borough.
"LOOKING IN WONDERLAND" - A Special Exhibition at Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Some of the most famous illustrations in the world will be brought to Northampton Museum & Art Gallery from Saturday 30 April – 13 June 2016.
John Clare Statue is New Addition to Guildhall Courtyard
Northampton Borough Council will be adding a statue of local poet John Clare to the Guildhall courtyard on Wednesday 27 April.
Celebration for Heart of the Community award winners
Four people working hard in their communities to make Northampton a better place for everyone are set to be celebrated at a ceremony at The Guildhall next week.
Minister’s visit to mark Great British High Street award
The Northampton road crowned as the Best British High Street in a city will be visited by Marcus Jones MP, Minister for Local Government, next week.
New community facility for St Crispin’s
Work is set to start next week on a new community centre serving the St Crispin estate in Northampton.
Council welcomes announcement of progress at St Edmund's
Northampton Borough Council has welcomed the announcement today that the owners of the St Edmund’s Hospital site are to begin work to clear it and make it safe. Work will begin on Tuesday 19 April.
New Enforcement Officers Begin their Roles in the Town Centre
Enforcement Officers have now started to patrol the town centre to provide a uniformed presence and tackle people who drop litter or leave dog mess.
Northampton Alive – going from strength to strength
Today a number of major new announcements have been made about future regeneration projects being led by Northampton Borough Council that will help Northampton grow and prosper.