Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

Author: Lauren Houlihan

Christmas Competitions

Christmas Competitions

Our Christmas Competitions are now OPEN!

Higham Ferrers Best Dressed Shop Window

Vote for your favourite window display to receive the 'People's Choice Award' by picking up a paper voting slip from the Town Hall or by clicking here to vote online (one vote per person) - don't forget to get out into the High Street and surrounding areas if you can to see the displays in person, there are some fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 10:39 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Sparkle, Competition, Shop Windows

Christmas Sparkle

Christmas Sparkle

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Sparkle on Saturday! We had a fantastic day of festive fun and thousands of attendees came out to enjoy the day and kick off our countdown to Christmas.

With a fun fair, live entertainment, Christmas market, Santa's Grotto, wreath displays, stalls and refreshments there were activities for everyone to enjoy. A special thank you to the community groups... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 14:29 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Sparkle

Christmas Sparkle - THIS SATURDAY!

Christmas Sparkle - THIS SATURDAY!

Come and join us at this year's Christmas Sparkle - back and better than ever!
Click here to view the event map and programme. There will be Fun Fair Rides, a Christmas Market, Trade and Charity stalls, Santa's Grotto, Delicious food and drinks and Live Entertainment on the Market Square. The local businesses also get involved on the day with many offering activities and refreshments to join the fun.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 12:18 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Christmas Sparkle

Remembrance Service 2021

Remembrance Service 2021

We will be holding a Service of Remembrance at the War Memorial on the Market Square on Sunday 14th November at 10.50am.

All are welcome. If you are in a local organisation and would like to lay a wreath please enquire via info@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

Posted: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 13:17 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Events, Remembrance

Higham Ferrers Town Council launch a new way for you to report issues within our Green Spaces

Higham Ferrers Town Council launch a new way for you to report issues within our Green Spaces

Higham Ferrers Town Council have launched a new way for you to report an issue with one of the Green Spaces within the town. Is there a problem with weeds, grass cutting, graffiti, vandalism, bins, litter, overgrown shrubs or anything else? Just follow this link to send a report directly to the town council: Higham Ferrers Green Spaces Form

Information about which areas are owned by the town council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 14:15 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Green Spaces, Local, Open Spaces, Parks, Recreation

Stagecoach bus fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden

Stagecoach bus fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden

Stagecoach will be making changes to fares in Higham Ferrers and Rushden and we wanted to keep you updated with what's happening.

You're probably now in the process of taking a big breath and preparing yourself to ask, "how much are fares going up by"?

But it's good news! People will be paying up to 45% less for travel from Higham Ferrers and Rushden. We want a simple and easy to use bus network for... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:07 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Bus, Local

Summer Tennis Camps - Booking Open

Summer Tennis Camps - Booking Open

Less than a month to go now until the Nigel Willard children's summer holiday tennis camps!

Easter was full, May half term was full and we are sure the summer holidays will be no different!

Spaces are now available to book for children's summer holiday camps at Olney, Ferrers & Rushden and Newport Pagnell camps at £25 per day. There are discounts for coming for the week. 16 days at Olney, 12... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:02 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Activities, Sport, Summer, Tennis

A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

Please see a message from Highways England about the Chowns Mill project below and have your say in the linked survey:

Customers are at the heart of what we do and we want to hear your views about how you think we're communicating with you about A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme.

To give us your views, please complete our online survey. The survey should only take 5mins to complete. Your views are important... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 13:11 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Chowns Mill

Northants Police Survey - Have Your Say

Northants Police Survey - Have Your Say

Northants Police are asking for your input into the issues that matter to YOU - please fill out the survey linked below to help them identify the priority areas in Higham Ferrers.

Please tell us about the issues that matter most to you in the area where you live and work by completing a short survey.

The information you give us will help identify the local neighbourhood policing priorities for your area.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 12:23 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Community, Police

East Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch

East Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch

Why Neighbourhood Watch?

The main aims are to prevent crime and encourage neighbourliness and a supportive spirit across our communities. We promote good citizenship and greater public awareness, increase public participation in the prevention and detection of crime and anti-social behaviour, reduce the fear of crime, improve police/community liaison and increase public and community safety. NHW helps... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 11:43 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Watch