Higham Town app is free to download and promotes Higham shops and businesses, traders, as well as community groups, tourism and the visitor economy, and enables users for find all the local businesses, contact details, offers and promotions, opening times and lots more. Other features soon to be added include a Heritage Trail.
If you want your Higham Ferrers based business or community group to appear... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 09:41 by Sandra Mitcham
A new era for Northamptonshire is coming as preparation for the upcoming May 2021 elections is well underway.
On 1 April 2021, the eight district and borough councils across Northamptonshire merged to create two brand new unitary authorities. The change means that North Northamptonshire Council will take over all responsibilities for the elections formerly held by Corby Borough Council, East Northamptonshire... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Apr 2021 08:30 by Sandra Mitcham
Residents of North Northamptonshire can look forward to a seamless customer experience when they visit the new unitary Council's website, which launched in its full form today.
Following a successful public test (called a beta) – an extensive testing phase allowing the Council to implement any necessary improvements ahead of launch – the public is being encouraged to visit the new site:... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 08:23 by Sandra Mitcham
Elections are due to take place on 6th May 2021 for all seats on Higham Ferrers Town Council, North Northants Unitary Authority and the Police and Crime Commissioner.
For more information click on the links below.
All nomination... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:16 by Sandra Mitcham
Time capsule buried to commemorate the end of East Northants Council
A time capsule has been buried in the gardens at East Northamptonshire Council to commemorate the end of the Council on 31 March 2021.
Cllr Helen Howell, ENC's final Chairman, alongside ENC's Chief Executive David Oliver officially buried the capsule during a ceremony on Wednesday 17 March.
Staff at ENC were invited to suggest items... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 12:41 by Donna Anderson
New apps launched for East Northants town centres
Four apps have been launched to help revitalise high streets, drive recovery in light of the coronavirus pandemic and encourage more people to shop local across East Northants.
East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) has worked with the Town Councils in Rushden, Higham Ferrers, Thrapston and Irthlingborough on four individual apps which provide a central... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 17:43 by Sandra Mitcham
East Northamptonshire Council holds final and historic civic council meeting
After 47 years, East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) met for the final time on Monday, 22 March before ENC ceases to exist on 31 March and is replaced by the new North Northamptonshire Council.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the meeting was held virtually and alongside the usual council business, there were tributes to the... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 14:29 by Donna Anderson
The short section of footpath from Bury Close towards the path (VC1) that links to Midland Road, is temporarily closed whilst the surface is upgraded to tarmac.
The works are expected to take 2 weeks and the Council apologises for the inconvenience whilst these works take place.
Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 18:29 by Sandra Mitcham
With the recent Government roadmap announcement we are hopeful that Sparkle 2021 will be able to go ahead on Saturday 20th November 2021.
WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PITCH SPACES!
To request an application form please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 23rd July 2021.
All applications will be considered and selected using an agreed criteria and traders/charities... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 12:00 by Emily Arrow
Elections are due to take place on 6th May 2021 for all seats on Higham Ferrers Town Council.
To find out more about standing to be a Town Councillor click on the link below.
Northants CALC is holding an Elections Q&A on Monday 22 March 2021, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. aimed at prospective candidates who wish to learn more about the role... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 14:55 by Sandra Mitcham