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

Author: Sandra Mitcham

Mayor Elected for second term of Office

Mayor Elected for second term of Office

At its Annual Meeting on 17th May, Higham Ferrers Town Council elected Cllr Christina Reavey for her second term of office as Mayor. At the socially distanced meeting held in the Bede Hose, Cllr Angela Gardner was elected as her Deputy.

On thanking her fellow Councillors for the nomination, Cllr Reavey said

" My Mayorship will go down in history. Firstly, because I have been asked to do two consecutive... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 01:29 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Mayor

Vacancy on the Town Council (Chichele Ward)

Vacancy on the Town Council  (Chichele Ward)

Higham Ferrers Town Council has a vacancy for a town councillor.

Expressions of interest are welcomed from anyone who is over 18 years old and has an interest in the community.

As a councillor representing your community you will help keep it a great place to live and work. You will be supported in your role and will be expected to undertake training. You should be comfortable working electronically.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 06:36 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Elections

JOB VACANCY - Parks and Open Spaces Warden

JOB VACANCY - Parks and Open Spaces Warden

The Council is seeking a temporary part-time PARKS AND OPEN SPACES WARDEN.(To start immediately)


The main purpose of the role is to ensure that all Parks and Open spaces in Higham Ferrers are maintained to a high standard. It is a varied post which includes litter picking, assisting at the Farmers' Market and events, inspecting play areas and carrying out minor maintenance. The successful candidate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 May 2021 07:19 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Job Vacancy

ANNA SAUNTSON - 1944 to 2021

ANNA SAUNTSON  - 1944 to 2021

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 Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News

Town Council Elections 2021

Town Council Elections 2021

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 Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Elections

HIGHAM TOWN APP AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD NOW

HIGHAM TOWN APP AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD NOW

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

Tags: News, Shops

Have your say on who is elected for brand new North Northants Council

Have your say on who is elected for brand new North Northants Council

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

Tags: Elections

North Northamptonshire Council website officially launches today

North Northamptonshire Council website officially launches today

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

Tags: North Northants

Notice of Elections

Notice of Elections

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.

Elections 2021 | Higham Ferrers Town Council (highamferrers-tc.gov.uk)

Town and parish council elections | Elections 2021 | East Northamptonshire Council (east-northamptonshire.gov.uk)

All nomination... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:16 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Elections

New apps launched for East Northants town centres

New apps launched for East Northants town centres

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

Tags: News