Carnell are the principal contractor carrying out the A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme on behalf of Highways England.
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Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 12:17 by Emily Arrow
Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam
Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.
Over the past few weeks, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to gain the trust... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 10:22 by Donna Anderson
The Town Council are launching a campaign this week to say a big thank you to all those essential workers that have kept Higham Ferrers going throughout the lockdown so far, and to welcome back our newly reopening shops to the high street and surrounding areas.
The Mayor Cllr Christina Reavey will be visiting businesses to personally pass on her thanks, on behalf of the Town Council and the people of... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 11:17 by Emily Arrow
It was with great sadness that the Town Council and staff received the news of the death of former Mayor Paul Gadsby on 11th June following a short illness. He had served as a Borough Councillor from 1969 and then as a Town Councillor until May 2011. He was Mayor in 1998- 1999.
Cllr Pam Whiting, Leader of Higham Ferrers Town Council said "Higham Ferrers has just lost a true gentleman. If you met Paul... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 12:26 by Sandra Mitcham
East Northants Council drives economic recovery across district
As part of its continued support to local businesses, East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) has been working closely with partner organisations and stakeholders to ensure they are supported during the coronavirus pandemic.
Teams from across the Council have been working hard to ensure that all businesses who are entitled to support receive... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 10:57 by Emily Arrow
A45 Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus: Face Coverings required from 15 June
Highways England's priority is to play its part in keeping the country safe and supporting the movement of essential supplies, services and people who cannot work from home.
We're following the government's policy and for the safety of all, we're asking that any customers wishing to use the free shuttle bus service at the Chowns Mill... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 14:01 by Emily Arrow
Please see below a message from Northants Highways:
We want to hear YOUR ideas for making Northants a better place for cycling, walking & maintaining social distancing.
Use our interactive map to log your suggestions for cycle routes, cycle parking, improved footway space and quieter streets
As Government Covid-19 lockdown procedures... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 13:22 by Emily Arrow
To celebrate the work that so many volunteers are doing during this pandemic to help their neighbours, Northamptonshire ACRE is launching Northamptonshire's COVID-19 Community Champions. Groups across the county are invited to share details of the many ways they are supporting the more vulnerable in their community. Examples of support can be in whatever way a group chooses, whether through stories,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 13:08 by Emily Arrow
Work on a jam-busting 'half hamburger island' which will tackle queues at a busy A45/A6 junction is starting to take shape – as these new images released by Highways England show.
Whilst complying with strict safeguarding measures due to the coronavirus pandemic, workers have been able to successfully complete the first phase of work on the Chowns Mill improvement scheme in the East Midlands.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 13:15 by Emily Arrow
Former Mayor Cllr Chris O'Rourke can today announce that he raised an incredible £7,500 in fundraising money throughout his Mayoral year of 2019-20.
Cllr O'Rourke will be donating a generous portion of these funds to local groups and organisations in the community, ensuring that the money will directly benefit the residents of Higham Ferrers. The other portion of the funds will go to the Encephalitis... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 12:17 by Emily Arrow