News published March 2021
Art in the Park exhibition goes online
The annual Art in the Park exhibition hosted at Abington Park Museum is set to return this year – and for the first time in its 60-year history it will be held online.
New measures to protect sheep introduced at Upton Country Park
A variation to the Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) that will prohibit dogs from being off leads in the new section of the Upton Country Park has been introduced last week.
The alleyway between Dunster Street and St Michaels Road gated
The public highway between Dunster Street and St Michael’s Road in Northampton has been gated last week.
Silverstone gears up for West Northamptonshire’s historic election count
The Home of British Motor Racing will stage a race of a different kind this year as it hosts the first-ever West Northamptonshire local elections count.
Spring start for new Northampton arts facility
Work is set to start on building the new home for NN Contemporary Art - an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation Contemporary Art Space - at 24 Guildhall Road this spring,
Northampton Museums and Art Gallery website now live
A brand-new website dedicated to the redeveloped Northampton Museum and Art Gallery and Abington Park Museum is now live.
Interior fit out plans for Vulcan Works outlined in Cabinet report
The costings and timescales for the interior fit out of the Vulcan Works Creative Hub, required to ensure the building is fully lettable, will be presented to the Borough Council’s Cabinet on 24 March
Eggsplore Northampton parks this Easter
Children are invited to Discover Easter in Northampton through interactive digital egg hunt trails available from 1 April through the augmented reality app Explore Northampton.
Further lockdown grants available for businesses
Further funding is now available for businesses affected by the lockdown restrictions,
West Northamptonshire Council launches public beta website
The new West Northamptonshire Council today launched an initial version of its new website and would like residents to explore it and provide feedback.