News published October 2018
Recycling’s no trick; in fact it’s a real treat for the environment!
Northampton Borough Council and their recycling and waste collections partner Veolia are reminding residents that there’s no need to put a curse on the environment this Halloween.
Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service 2018
Northampton will honour members of the armed forces who have lost their lives in the line of duty with a Remembrance Day parade, service and activities on Sunday, 11 November.
Recycling banks upgrade to help improve town environment
Upgrades to on-street recycling banks and their collections are beginning this week in a bid to improve the town environment and encourage residents to recycle more.
Poppy Crosses ceremony in Abington Square Memorial Garden
A ceremony to lay poppy crosses in the Abington Square Memorial Garden will take place on Friday, 26 October at 11am.
Pioneer of Medical Imaging to become Freeman of Northampton
A Northampton-born professor who led a team of scientists responsible for inventing the MRI scanner, is to be made a Hereditary Freeman of the Borough of Northampton, at a Guildhall ceremony.
Specialists recommend spring start for Eleanor Cross work
Specialist advisors have recommended a spring start for repair and conservation work to Northampton’s Eleanor Cross.
18th Annual Diwali Lights celebrations to light up Northampton Market Square
New models for the procession and live entertainment are set to take centre stage at the annual Diwali celebrations on Northampton Market Square this November.
Bringing Nasty Northampton alive this half-term
Looking Glass Theatre will bring alive a series of tales from Northampton Museum’s summer exhibition at the Grosvenor Centre to keep families entertained this half term.
Dallington Grange Planning application briefing to take place this week
A pre-committee technical briefing session about the Dallington Grange planning application will take place at 5pm on Wednesday, 17 October 2018.
Enjoy fireworks on Northampton Racecourse
Northampton Racecourse will once again host a spectacular fireworks display and entertainment on Sunday, 4 November between 2pm and 7.30pm.