News published September 2019
Review of single person council tax discounts
Northampton Borough Council is reviewing council tax discounts currently being claimed by those who have stated they live alone at a property.
Ghost walks to uncover Abington Park Museum’s spooky past
The spooky past of Abington Park Museum is set to be uncovered during Halloween themed ghost walks between 29 October and 2 November.
Borough Council approves works to the former Angel Hotel
Work to redevelop the site of the fire-damaged former Angel Hotel in Bridge Street can now start after Northampton Borough Council approved wide-ranging work on the building.
Diwali celebrations to light up Northampton town centre
Family entertainment, delicious food and the annual lantern procession are set to light up Northampton town centre on Saturday 19 October.
Residents thanked as town’s recycling rate increases
Northampton Borough Council and their recycling and waste contractor Veolia, are thanking residents for their recycling efforts as both dry and food recycling rates increase in the town.
Views being sought on the town’s environmental services
This September, Northampton residents are being encouraged to share their views on the town’s environmental services by completing an online survey.
Floral displays get gold
Judges from the Royal Horticultural Society have given Northampton Borough Council a gold award for the town’s entry into this year’s East Midlands in Bloom competition.
Traders wanted for annual Christmas market
Traders are currently being sought for Northampton Market’s Frost Fair on Sunday 1 December.
Don’t miss the first Northampton Lottery draw
The first Northampton Lottery draw is fast approaching on Saturday 28 September.
Street artists come together to celebrate Northampton
More than 100 street artists came together in Northampton on Sunday 1 September to celebrate the town’s diverse culture with a range of colourful murals.