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

Tags: Community

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

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

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

VE Day Online Video Commemoration

VE Day 75 logo

Over on our YouTube channel you can watch a video commemoration for the 75th anniversary of VE Day with special appearances by local bugler William Mantle, Reverend Michelle Dalliston and Mayor Chris O'Rourke.

Copy and paste this text or click the link below to get to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDsepMUdMY1F2A3nU7T6Dtw/

#VEDay75 #neverforget

Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 14:00 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Film, Mayor, VE Day, YouTube

Higham Times - May 2020 Issue 27, Online now!

Higham Times - May 2020 Issue 27, Online now!

Issue 27 of the Higham Times is now available to view online in our newsletter section of the website.

Due to the current governement guidelines we can not distribute printed copies at present but we hope to print and deliver an updated version at a later date, perhaps in June.

We hope you enjoy reading this community newsletter online in the interim.

https://www.highamferrers-tc.gov.uk/beta-higham-ferrers/documents.html?query=&tag=Newsletters&sort=latest&submit=Filter... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 18:30 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, News, News Higham Times

VE Day Online Celebration

VE Day Online Celebration

Join us on our Facebook page for our VE Day online celebration!

We will be sharing puzzles, colouring activities, videos, and making a space for people to share their memories of VE Day or the stories passed down to them.

Head over to our Facebook events page to join in...

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 11:28 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Activities, Community, Local, VE Day

Window Display Competition

Window Display Competition

Don't forget to send a picture of your lovely rainbows and window displays to info@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk so that we can put them on facebook and select a winner!

Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 14:27 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Competition, Family Fun, Local

Community Law Service - Continuing Services

Community Law Service - Continuing Services

COMMUNITY LAW SERVICE (NORTHAMPTON & COUNTY)

INFORMATION BULLETIN

OUR CONTINUING SERVICES DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Although our offices are closed to the public and we are not providing face to face advice until further notice we are still providing most of our specialist advice provision by telephone or email. Our advisors are now working from home and are set up to effectively deal with ongoing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 12:06 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Support

Northamptonshire’s Community Resilience Service launches new Coronavirus Support Line

Northamptonshire’s Community Resilience Service launches new Coronavirus Support Line

Following the incredibly successful appeal last week to find volunteers to help those in need in Northamptonshire during the coronavirus pandemic, a new support line has now been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

There are a large number of people across Northamptonshire who are currently in isolation for various reasons. These include individuals displaying symptoms... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:05 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, News

Covid-19 Update from Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly

Covid-19 Update from Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly

"Police forces in the UK have a relationship with the public that is the envy of the world and we would always rather work with the public than against them."

These are the words of a senior police officer at Northamptonshire Police as no COVID-19-related fines were issued by police officers across the county over the weekend period.

Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, said: "Firstly, I would like... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:42 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, News, Police