Higham Ferrers Town Council

Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

CllrReavey

Clerk: Mrs Sandra Mitcham
The Town Hall, Market Square
Higham Ferrers
Northamptonshire NN10 8BT

Tel: 01933 312075

Latest News

Have Your Say - The Charters

Have Your Say - The Charters

Do you have 2 minutes to give to help by completing a public perception survey on the Higham Ferrers Charters. If so, we would be most grateful and ask you to click on the link below to complete the survey.

https://forms.office.com/r/1W2KfXnje7

Thank you.

Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:30 by Alicia Scholfield

Tags: Charters, Heritage, Survey

Flag Raising for Merchant Navy Day - 3rd September

Flag Raising for Merchant Navy Day - 3rd September

On Friday 3rd September at 10am the Red Ensign flag will be raised by the Deputy Mayor - Cllr Tina Reavey to mark Merchant Navy Day. Everyone is welcome to join her by the War Memorial.

3rd September 1939 marks the first major British maritime casualty, the merchant vessel SS Athenia, torpedoed just a few hours after hostilities were declared, with the loss of 128 passengers and crew.

Although many hundreds... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 14:18 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Mayor, News

Heritage Day 19th September 2021

Heritage Day 19th September 2021

Nene Valley Festival returns this September

People from across the district, and further afield, are invited to celebrate the rich heritage, wildlife and culture of the Nene Valley as the annual Nene Valley Festival returns this September.

The festival will take place from Saturday 11 September - Sunday 19 September. As with previous years, the festival will offer a variety of activities for the whole... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 13:05 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Nene Valley

Higham Ferrers Town Council launch a new way for you to report issues within our Green Spaces

Higham Ferrers Town Council launch a new way for you to report issues within our Green Spaces

Higham Ferrers Town Council have launched a new way for you to report an issue with one of the Green Spaces within the town. Is there a problem with weeds, grass cutting, graffiti, vandalism, bins, litter, overgrown shrubs or anything else? Just follow this link to send a report directly to the town council: Higham Ferrers Green Spaces Form

Information about which areas are owned by the town council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 14:15 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Green Spaces, Local, Open Spaces, Parks, Recreation

UPDATE ON REPAIRS TO CHICHELE COLLEGE WALL

UPDATE ON REPAIRS TO CHICHELE COLLEGE WALL

The Town Council have chased English Heritage for an update on the repairs to Chichele College wall due to the length of time the traffic lights have been in place on College Street. The Council is now able to share the following response from English Heritage.

"I am writing to you in connection with English Heritage's ongoing conservation of Chichele College. As are aware, as a result of a significant... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 15:38 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Chichele College, News

Stagecoach bus fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden

Stagecoach bus fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden

Stagecoach will be making changes to fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden and we wanted to keep you updated with what's happening.

You're probably now in the process of taking a big breath and preparing yourself to ask, "how much are fares going up by"?

But it's good news! People will be paying up to 45% less for travel from Higham Ferrers and Rushden. We want a simple and easy to use bus network for... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:07 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Bus, Local

Summer Tennis Camps - Booking Open

Summer Tennis Camps - Booking Open

Less than a month to go now until the Nigel Willard children's summer holiday tennis camps!

Easter was full, May half term was full and we are sure the summer holidays will be no different!

Spaces are now available to book for children's summer holiday camps at Olney, Ferrers & Rushden and Newport Pagnell camps at £25 per day. There are discounts for coming for the week. 16 days at Olney, 12... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:02 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Activities, Sport, Summer, Tennis

A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

Please see a message from Highways England about the Chowns Mill project below and have your say in the linked survey:

Customers are at the heart of what we do and we want to hear your views about how you think we're communicating with you about A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme.

To give us your views, please complete our online survey. The survey should only take 5mins to complete. Your views are important... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 13:11 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill

Northants Police Survey - Have Your Say

Northants Police Survey - Have Your Say

Northants Police are asking for your input into the issues that matter to YOU - please fill out the survey linked below to help them identify the priority areas in Higham Ferrers.

Please tell us about the issues that matter most to you in the area where you live and work by completing a short survey.

The information you give us will help identify the local neighbourhood policing priorities for your area.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 12:23 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Police

Discover the Treasures of Higham Ferrers with the New Audio Tour

Discover the Treasures of Higham Ferrers with the New Audio Tour

An exciting new audio described walking tour has been launched that provides a fascinating glimpse into the history and main treasures of our beautiful medieval town.

The tour is available for your mobile phones by downloading the Higham Ferrers Audio Tour from Google Play or the Apple App Store. As you listen you will be skilfully guided on your walk around the town by our 3 local narrators.

The audio... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 09:22 by Alicia Scholfield

Tags: Charters, Heritage, News, Tourism

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