Higham Ferrers Town Council

Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

Mayor 2018/19

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

Tel: 01933 312075

Latest News

Remembrance Poppy Display - It is up!

Remembrance Poppy Display - It is up!

We have been busy up a tree this morning getting these amazing poppies displayed next to the memorial. We have had so many lovely comment from the public already and think the people of Higham Ferrers should be very proud of their handy work.

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 11:50 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community, Heritage, Events

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Christmas Sparkle 2018

The Christmas Sparkle Programme and Higham Times are ready for distribution so watch out for your copy coming through the door soon. There are more available at the Town Hall, Market Square.

Not long now until this wonderful festive event!

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:23 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Christmas, Family Fun, Events, News, Community

Remembrance display nearly ready thanks to amazing community participation.

Remembrance display nearly ready thanks to amazing community participation.

We have exceeded our target of 1918 handmade poppies for our Remembrance display thanks to the amazing work of the local community. We have also had a wonderful response for people helping to sew this huge number of poppies onto netting ready to be displayed from this weekend in the Market Square. Why not come along to the Farmers Market on Saturday and take a look.

There are some outstanding centenary... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:02 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Events, News, Community, Heritage

Official opening of the new play equipment

Official opening of the new play equipment

Please join us at our official opening of the recently installed cableway, rope swing and flymobile at Saffron Road Recreation Ground at 3.30pm on Monday 29th October.

The Mayor and Town Councillors will be in attendance and will be joined by Wendy Brackenbury, Chair of East Northamptonshire Council, and Steven North, Leader of East Northamotonshire Council. The play equipment suppliers, Wicksteed,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:39 by Alicia Scholfield

Tags: News, Mayor, Events, Family Fun, Community

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Preparations are well underway for this years annual Christmas event. The Christmas Sparkle is a wonderful local event and a great way to come together and celebrate the festive season.

A fabulous range of stalls, crafts, food & drink, activities, fair rides and entertainment for all the family in the heart of Higham Ferrers.

Posted: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:30 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Events, Family Fun, Community, News, Christmas

Mayor's Charity Snail Race

Mayor's Charity Snail Race

Fundraising event for the Air Ambulance on 1st December in Higham Ferrers.

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 12:33 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Mayor, Events, Community, Family Fun, News

SPATE OF ARSONS IN HIGHAM FERRERS

SPATE OF ARSONS IN HIGHAM FERRERS

The town is suffering a spate of arsons at the moment. The picture is of damage at the Bowls Club that occurred in August. The Town Council is working with the Police and East Northamptonshire Council to catch the offender. The Town Council ask that you are vigilant and contact the Police if you see anything suspicious. Your help is needed to catch the offender and stop this crime.

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:03 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News

We Need your Help - 17th November 2018

We Need your Help - 17th November 2018

With the date for our annual Christmas Sparkle rapidly approaching, we are trying to put together a list of people who can volunteer as stewards on the day. This event is not possible without the help we get from volunteers.

If you can help for an hour or 2 between 8am and 7pm please can you contact us on 01933 312075 or email donna@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

We greatly value help for these events and look... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 16:51 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Events

SPOTTED – BLUE HERITAGE PLAQUES!

SPOTTED – BLUE HERITAGE PLAQUES!

Have you seen these blue plaques appearing on buildings with an interesting fact about the building or its history? There are now 14 on various buildings which link up with the recently updated Heritage Trail. This is part of a larger project to promote the heritage of Higham Ferrers and encourage more visitors to the town. In addition it will enable residents to learn more about their local area

The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 17:00 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News

COMMUNITY CHALLENGE FOR HIGHAM FERRERS LIBRARY

COMMUNITY CHALLENGE FOR HIGHAM FERRERS LIBRARY

In a surprise and welcome move the future of Higham Ferrers library could be assured, at least for some months, after a plan involving volunteer staff was proposed at a meeting hosted by Higham Ferrers Town Council in early October.

Representatives of Northamptonshire County Council met local councillors and committee members from the recently formed Higham Ferrers Community Library Group and confirmed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:58 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Library

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