Higham Ferrers Town Council

Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

Mayor 2018/19

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

Tel: 01933 312075

Author: Donna Anderson

Advance works on the A45 at Chowns Mill

Advance works on the A45 at Chowns Mill

NOTIFICATION OF ADVANCE IMPROVEMENT WORKS-A45 / A6 CHOWNS MILL ROUNDABOUT

Advance work to the existing carriageway on the A45 / AS Chowns Mill roundabout.
This is essential preparatory work for our main Chowns Mill roundabout improvement scheme, scheduled for early 2020.
The work will involve the installation of new duct crossings under the carriageway for utility and telecom providers. site clearance... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:59 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community

Section of A45 between Rushden and Wellingborough to close for eight months.

Section of A45 between Rushden and Wellingborough to close for eight months.

Link to Northants Telegraph article:

https://www.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/section-of-a45-between-rushden-and-wellingborough-to-close-for-eight-months-1-8773181

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:51 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community

Alert - Fake Tv Licensing Emails

Alert - Fake Tv Licensing Emails

For more information about how to stay safe online, visit cyberaware.gov.uk

Posted: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:40 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community

FARMERS MARKET DATES 2019

FARMERS MARKET DATES 2019

The dates for Higham Ferrers Farmers Markets.

We now have a space for a new stall to join this monthly event so please contact Donna (donna@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk) if you are interested in trading here.

Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:38 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Events, Community, Farmers' Market

Higham Ferrers Christmas competitions

Higham Ferrers Christmas competitions

Higham Ferrers Christmas competitions

Thank you to the following local businesses and schools that took part in the Town's Best Dressed Christmas Shop Window competition this year.

Higham Eyecare, J&P Fresh Fruit and Veg,

Savour the Flavour Cafe

Coffee Barne Little Steps (Higham Ferrers Ltd)

John Lee Motorcycles, Momma V Clothing Alterations

Sidey Design Architecture, Stevenson Property Management Ltd... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 12:10 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Events, Mayor, Community, Family Fun, Christmas, Farmers' Market

Parliamentary Order laid to postpone Northamptonshire elections

Parliamentary Order laid to postpone Northamptonshire elections

Date: 13 December 2018

Parliamentary Order laid to postpone Northamptonshire elections

The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire, today lay before Parliament an Order under the Local Government Act 2000 to postpone district and parish elections in Northamptonshire due to be held in May 2019. Following potential changes to local government in Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:54 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News

Rushden Sleepout

Rushden Sleepout

Rushden Sleep Out 2019

Where will you be sleeping on Friday 25 January 2019?

According to the latest figures (collected in the autumn of 2017 and published in January 2018), 4,751 people were sleeping rough in England. The figure has been rising for the past 7 years.

The East Midlands region saw an increase of 23% in rough sleeping since 2016 compared with a national increase of 15%.

All the signs are... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:59 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Events, Community

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and announces postponement of elections

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and announces postponement of elections

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and announces postponement of elections

Consultation by the Secretary of State (SoS) over plans to restructure local government in Northamptonshire which could include two unitary authorities has started today.

The Government consultation has launched following proposals submitted by Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:00 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community, Consultation

Public Consulation Events on East Northmptonshire Plan

Public Consulation Events on East Northmptonshire Plan

Public consultation events on East Northamptonshire Local Plan

Members of the public are invited to public consultation events in Oundle and Rushden on the East Northamptonshire Local Plan, which sets out the vision for the future of the district in terms of planning, policy and growth.

The consultation runs until 17 December and, as well as offering an online response form at www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/localplan2... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:52 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan, Community, Consultation

Royal Mail Competition for Small Businesses.

Royal Mail Competition for Small Businesses.

Get involved with Royal Mail's Christmas Competition.

Royal Mail has today launched a festive competition with four prizes on offer for UK small businesses. There are two ways you can get involved, each with the chance to win £1000: Share a photo of your festive shop window display or tell Royal Mail about the special festive communications you have planned for your customers. There will also... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:42 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Community