News published December 2016
Chinese New Year celebrations in Northampton
A public celebration of Chinese New Year 2017 will return to Northampton’s Market Square in February.
Behaviour Order issued to Northampton Man
A man has been issued with a Criminal Behaviour Order by Northampton Magistrates’ Court this week [Wednesday 21 December] following allegations of persistent begging.
Budget proposals for 2017/18 announced
Northampton Borough Council is proposing a small increase in council tax, the first increase in the Borough’s element of the tax for five years, in its draft budget proposals for 2017/18, published today (December 6).
People asked for views to help shape new contract
Northampton residents are being given the opportunity to help shape the new environmental service contract as part of a review and procurement of a new contract.
Northampton Museum expansion set to start in new year
Northampton Museum and Art Gallery is gearing up for its major revamp which will get under way at the beginning of next year.
Safe travel in Northampton
Northampton Borough Council has joined forces with local cab drivers to help people understand the differences between a hackney or private hire cab, to help keep passengers safe.
Bookings for private hire and wedding packages now available at Abington Park Museum
Historic Abington Park Museum will soon be available as an event and wedding venue.
Trackside graffiti clear-up
Northampton Borough Council has teamed up with Network Rail to clear graffiti from buildings on the trackside approaching Northampton.
Have your say on Northampton Borough Council’s proposed 2017/18 budget
Northampton Borough Council is asking people to share their views on the proposed budget for 2017/18.
Popular children’s train to return to Abington Park
The once iconic Abington Park train will be making a return next year as part of Northampton Borough Council’s commitment to improve play equipment across the Borough.