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: Emily Arrow

East Northamptonshire Council looking to re-open doors next week

East Northamptonshire Council looking to re-open doors next week

East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) is set to re-open its doors to the residents and businesses of the district following the coronavirus pandemic. It is anticipated that from Monday, 6 July, visitors who require a face-to-face appointment at ENC's Thrapston offices will be asked to book via an appointment system.

Anyone requesting a face-to-face service will be asked a series of questions to identify... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:06 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, ENC

Chowns Mill Project Survey

Chowns Mill Project Survey

Carnell are the principal contractor carrying out the A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme on behalf of Highways England.

We are undertaking a short survey to improve our understanding of how we are perceived and how we can enhance our communications.

We would be very grateful if you would complete the short online survey by clicking here.

Or by using the URL below:

https://tinyurl.com/yd67j3b5

The outcomes... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 12:17 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Consultation, Highways

Higham Ferrers Town Council to launch 'Thank You' campaign

Higham Ferrers Town Council to launch 'Thank You' campaign

The Town Council are launching a campaign this week to say a big thank you to all those essential workers that have kept Higham Ferrers going throughout the lockdown so far, and to welcome back our newly reopening shops to the high street and surrounding areas.

The Mayor Cllr Christina Reavey will be visiting businesses to personally pass on her thanks, on behalf of the Town Council and the people of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 11:17 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Local, Mayor

ENC drives economic recovery across district

ENC drives economic recovery across district

East Northants Council drives economic recovery across district

As part of its continued support to local businesses, East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) has been working closely with partner organisations and stakeholders to ensure they are supported during the coronavirus pandemic.

Teams from across the Council have been working hard to ensure that all businesses who are entitled to support receive... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 10:57 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Business Support, Coronavirus, Covid-19, ENC, Local

Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus - Face Coverings Required from 15th June

Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus - Face Coverings Required from 15th June

A45 Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus: Face Coverings required from 15 June

Highways England's priority is to play its part in keeping the country safe and supporting the movement of essential supplies, services and people who cannot work from home.

We're following the government's policy and for the safety of all, we're asking that any customers wishing to use the free shuttle bus service at the Chowns Mill... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 14:01 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Highways, Local

Making Northants a better place for cycling, walking and maintaining social distancing

Making Northants a better place for cycling, walking and maintaining social distancing

Please see below a message from Northants Highways:

We want to hear YOUR ideas for making Northants a better place for cycling, walking & maintaining social distancing.

Use our interactive map to log your suggestions for cycle routes, cycle parking, improved footway space and quieter streets

Click here to make cycling and walking safer in Northamptonshire

As Government Covid-19 lockdown procedures... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 13:22 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Consultation, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Highways, Local

Celebrating Northamptonshire’s COVID-19 Community Champions

Celebrating Northamptonshire’s COVID-19 Community Champions

To celebrate the work that so many volunteers are doing during this pandemic to help their neighbours, Northamptonshire ACRE is launching Northamptonshire's COVID-19 Community Champions. Groups across the county are invited to share details of the many ways they are supporting the more vulnerable in their community. Examples of support can be in whatever way a group chooses, whether through stories,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 13:08 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Local

Chowns Mill update: bird’s eye views of progress on Highways England roundabout improvements

Chowns Mill update: bird’s eye views of progress on Highways England roundabout improvements

Work on a jam-busting 'half hamburger island' which will tackle queues at a busy A45/A6 junction is starting to take shape – as these new images released by Highways England show.

Whilst complying with strict safeguarding measures due to the coronavirus pandemic, workers have been able to successfully complete the first phase of work on the Chowns Mill improvement scheme in the East Midlands.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 13:15 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Highways, Local, News

2019-20 Mayor Cllr Chris O'Rourke raises £7,500

2019-20 Mayor Cllr Chris O'Rourke raises £7,500

Former Mayor Cllr Chris O'Rourke can today announce that he raised an incredible £7,500 in fundraising money throughout his Mayoral year of 2019-20.

Cllr O'Rourke will be donating a generous portion of these funds to local groups and organisations in the community, ensuring that the money will directly benefit the residents of Higham Ferrers. The other portion of the funds will go to the Encephalitis... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 12:17 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Local, Mayor, News

Active Northants launch free classes for teenagers throughout June

Active Northants launch free classes for teenagers throughout June

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something.

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 15:05 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Activities