News published May 2019
Northampton town centre flies the Purple Flag for the second year
May 2019: Northampton town centre is flying a Purple Flag for the second year – winning this sought-after accreditation for what the judges described as an ‘entertaining’, ‘diverse’, ‘safe’ and ‘enjoyable’ nightlife.
Help Northampton Bloom this summer
Aspiring gardeners and community groups are being encouraged to celebrate Northampton by taking part in Northampton in Bloom this summer.
Northamptonians offered chance to take part in museum exhibition
Local people are being offered the opportunity to feature in the first exhibition in the newly expanded Northampton Museum & Art Gallery when it opens next spring.
A chance to meet the experts repairing Eleanor Cross
Experts commissioned to repair the Eleanor Cross will speak during a presentation at the London Road site on Thursday, 30 May, to discuss the works taking place and demonstrate the materials being use
Public consultation on Northampton Town Centre Masterplan now open
Members of the public are invited to comment on the development of a new masterplan for the town, which identifies how five priority areas could be improved to transform the centre of Northampton.
A New Mayor for Northampton
The Guildhall is hosting a ceremony to mark the new Mayor of Northampton taking office on Thursday 16 May.
Northampton residents encouraged to recycle their food waste
Residents are being encouraged to use up or recycle their leftover food to help reduce the amount of waste being sent to landfill.
Make some noise for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia
Local residents and businesses are invited to come together at The Guildhall on Friday 17 May to show their support for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT).
One hundred local artists to be showcased at Art in the Park exhibition
One hundred artists from across Northamptonshire will have their work on display at Abington Park Museum when the annual Art in the Park exhibition opens this Saturday.
Northampton Forward seeks views from the public over future of the town centre
Northampton Forward is set to consult later this month on how the town centre should change in order to meet the needs of the town.