It was with great sadness that the Town Council and staff received the news of the death of Cllr Anna Sauntson. Anna was one of our longest serving Councillors with over 35 years service. Anna was Mayor of the town on three occasions and she always carried out her duties with immense pride and respect for others.
Having been an active part of the birth of the Tourism Group she has supported it for many... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 May 2021 11:56 by Alicia Schofield
The deadline for nominations for the Town Council closed on 8th April. Due to the number of candidates there will be no poll in either ward and the candidates are duly elected from 6th May 2021.
The successful candidates are listed in the following notices. There is still 1 vacancy in Chichele Ward which the Town Council will look to fill by co-option in due course.
Elections will still be taking place... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 15:18 by Alicia Schofield
In Memory of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh
Higham Ferrers Town Council join with people across the country and the globe in sharing their sadness at the passing of the Duke of Edinburgh. We remember with affection and gratitude the service and devotion given by the Duke to this Country.
As a mark of respect both the Higham Ferrers Town Council flag and the Union flag outside the Town Hall... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 16:59 by Lauren Houlihan
Nigel Willard Tennis Coaching are back with their sessions on Friday evenings:
Ferrers & Rushden Tennis Club
We love travelling to Ferrers & Rushden tennis club. We always get a super welcome. This summer we are back with tennis on a Friday evening from 16th April.
4.00pm see our mini club for children from 4 years of age. a 7 week half term for £63. To book your place
5.00pm and its the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 12:19 by Lauren Houlihan
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 Alicia Schofield
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 Alicia Schofield
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 Alicia Schofield
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 Alicia Schofield
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 Alicia Schofield