Higham Ferrers Town Council

Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

Mayor 2019 - 2020

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

Tel: 01933 312075

Author: Emily Arrow

Higham Ferrers Walking Tour - Wednesday 18th September

Would you like to learn more about the rich history of Higham Ferrers? This is a fantastic opportunity to learn all about the heritage of our lovely market town, tickets only cost £2.50pp and the weather is forecast to be sunny and perfect for a walk around the town! Meet at the Market Square at 10.30am, tour expected to last up to 2 hours.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/higham-ferrers-town-tour-tickets-57405585652... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:55 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Events, Heritage, Nene Valley, Local

New Town Guide

A new Town Guide has been published - take a look at the updated copy here to find out everything you need to know about Higham Ferrers. If you would like a hard copy of the guide they are available to be picked up from the Town Hall between 9.30-2.30pm every weekday.

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:11 by Emily Arrow

Tags: News, Town Guide

Tennis Autumn Term Coaching Programme - Open for Booking

Tennis Autumn Term Coaching Programme - Open for Booking

Come and join Nigel Willard Tennis this Summer for tennis with an LTA registered, insured and DBS checked coach at Ferrers & Rushden Tennis Club.

It's great fun, sociable and keeps you fit.

Autumn Term 2019 Coaching Programme

All sessions are on Fridays from 13th September for 7 weeks and at the price of £52.50. The children aged 4-9 session is from 4.30pm-5.30pm and the children aged 10+ session... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:41 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Tennis; Activities; Sport

Get your FREE Shop Local voucher booklet

Get your FREE Shop Local voucher booklet

The new Shop Local voucher booklet is being launched at the Heritage Family Fun Day at Rushden Lakes on September 15th.

This booklet is filled with 48 shopping vouchers that can be spent throughout Rushden and Higham Ferrers. Some of the great bargains you'll be able to grab are 50% off a gym membership fee, £50 off holiday bookings, free drinks and loads more discounts for local shops and services.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 11:00 by Emily Arrow

Tags: News, Events, Family Fun, Heritage, Rushden Lakes

New website to showcase the Nene Valley and annual festival

New website to showcase the Nene Valley and annual festival

New website to showcase the Nene Valley and annual festival - www.nenevalley.net

The Destination Nene Valley partnership has officially launched a new website promoting the delights of the valley ahead of the 6th Nene Valley Festival which runs from 14 - 22 September.

Funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund via Nenescape Landscape Partnership Scheme and delivered by the Environment Agency, Nene... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 11:02 by Emily Arrow

Tags: News, Events, Heritage, Nene Valley

'All Aboard for Rushden' App Re-launch and Competition

'All Aboard for Rushden' App Re-launch and Competition

Win £100 voucher with new and updated digital history trail

Complete a digital history trail in Rushden to win £100 voucher for Italian restaurant

'All Aboard for Rushden' is a new app that originally launched last year, but from 28 August, will present new and updated information. If visitors find all five points along the trail during the Nene Valley Festival, they can enter a prize draw... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 10:03 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Events, News Rushden Lakes, Family Fun, Heritage, Nene

Police and Council Surgery - New Schedule

Police and Council Surgery - New Schedule

The Police and Council Surgery has a new schedule with more accessible times for all - so if you have an issue or want to raise a concern about your local area please join PCSO Simon Arthur and Councillor Angela Gardner on Wednesday 4th September from 7.15pm-8.15pm and at the further surgeries at the same time on Monday 30th September and Monday 28th October.

The surgery takes place at the Town Hall... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 14:27 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Police

Freedom Leisure: Summer Turn Up and Play Programme

Freedom Leisure: Summer Turn Up and Play Programme

Turn Up and Play!

Come and join sports and crafting activities for children between 8-13 years old. A 2 hour session is only £2 per child!

NO BOOKING NECESSARY

Higham Ferrers dates: Wednesday 7th August, Wednesday 14th August, Wednesday 21st August. Located at the MUGA on Saffron Road between 10am-12noon

Other dates and locations available, please see www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/tup for all... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:05 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Events, Summer, Activities, Crafting

Nene - An Exclusive Screening at Northampton Film House

Nene -  An Exclusive Screening at Northampton Film House

Screen Northants are holding a fundraising screening of their feature film Nene at Northampton Filmhouse on Saturday 13 July at 11.30am. This is an exclusive preview - the first time anyone will ever see the film. A £25 ticket helps the onward journey of Nene to film festivals around the country and supports their work more generally.If you can spread the word, or buy a ticket yourself your support... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 13:19 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Events, Film, Nene, Local

Nigel Willard Tennis Summer Camps 2019

Nigel Willard Tennis Summer Camps 2019

Join Nigel Willard Tennis 2019 Summer Camps during the holidays to play some tennis with fun and games for all at Ferrers & Rushden Tennis Club.

Learn to serve, rally, score and play matches whilst enjoying the fresh air with your friends and siblings.

Suitable for children from 4 to 12 years of age and all abilities.

Visit www.nigelwillardtennis.co.uk for all information or email camps@nigelwillardtennis.co.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:50 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Tennis, Summer, Family Fun