News published April 2018
Community groups join forces for Northampton in Bloom entry
Two community groups are joining forces to create a planted shoe trail around the town centre for this year’s Northampton in Bloom competition.
A tale of two Northampton Pride events
Local people and organisations will be coming together in a rainbow of activities to celebrate Northampton Pride, in the UK and USA.
Plans for Northampton Castle revealed at Fanfare Event
Plans to bring Northampton Castle to life will be revealed at a special event on Monday, 30 April at the castle site off the Chalk Lane car park.
Funding announced for local agencies, charities and community groups 2018
This year, 17 local support organisations will benefit from the support provided by Northampton Borough Council’s Partnership Grant Fund.
Racecourse Week of Action
Frequent park goers are being invited to get involved in a week of action at Northampton Racecourse, starting on Monday, 30 April.
New HMO policy on the cards in Northampton
Northampton Borough Council is set to update its houses in multiple occupation (HMO) policy as part of the Local Plan Part 2.
Enthusiasts wanted for Transport Day
Northampton Museums and Art Gallery are calling for transport enthusiasts to display their collections at a Transport Day on Saturday, 2 June, between 1pm and 5pm at Abington Park Museum.
Spring Food Fair at Abington Park Museum
Over 25 artisan food and drink producers from across the county will be showcasing their goods at the Spring Food Fair this Saturday, 21 April.
2018 Heart of the Community Awards winners announced
Ten local residents and a charity have been selected as the winners of Northampton’s 2018 Heart of the Community Awards, after being shortlisted from 34 nominations.
Damage to Abington Park’s bird aviary to cost £1,000
Up to £1,000 worth of damage has been caused to Abington Park’s popular bird aviary after a hole was cut in the side of one of the cages.