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2021-22 Mayor Cllr Tina Reavey Raises £2500

2021-22 Mayor Cllr Tina Reavey Raises £2500

Former Mayor Cllr Tina Reavey has raised a fantastic £2,500 in fundraising money throughout her Mayoral year of 2021-22.

£1500 has been given to the Mayors chosen charity - Nene Valley Community First Responders. This money will go towards ensuring the responders are equipped with a defibrillator each so that they can respond to emergency calls from home in their local communities, which... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jul 2022 09:38 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Community, Mayor

Farmers Market Dates 2022

Farmers Market Dates 2022

Our popular monthly Farmers Market will continue on the last Saturday of each month throughout 2022 except December when it will be the weekend before Christmas, on Saturday 17th.

Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 12:03 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Events, Farmers' Market, Heritage, Local, Shop Local

New Interactive Town Guide Launched

New Interactive Town Guide Launched

This New Year we are excited to launch our new interactive Town Guide. You can browse the pages and click on any item to find out more info. It's so quick and easy to find out all the essential info about Higham Ferrers and you'll be doing your bit to save the planet as we used no trees to publish this edition!

Click here to browse the new updated interactive Town Guide and don't forget you can always... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 13:29 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Community, News, Tourism, Town Guide

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

We are taking applications for Sparkle 2021

We are taking applications for Sparkle 2021

With the recent Government roadmap announcement we are hopeful that Sparkle 2021 will be able to go ahead on Saturday 20th November 2021.

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PITCH SPACES!

To request an application form please email: info@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

The closing date for applications is 23rd July 2021.

All applications will be considered and selected using an agreed criteria and traders/charities... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 12:00 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Sparkle, Community, Family Fun, News

Funding advice and support on offer for East Northants community groups

Funding advice and support on offer for East Northants community groups

Voluntary and community sector organisations across East Northants are reminded that they could be eligible for funding to help them with their work.

East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) helped nearly 30 community projects and groups between October and December 2020 with funding advice for a variety of projects, including building repairs, improvements to community facilities and making buildings Covid-19... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 10:21 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: Community, ENC, Funding

COMING SOON - HIGHAM FERRERS DIGITAL APP

COMING SOON - HIGHAM FERRERS DIGITAL APP

Good news - Higham Ferrers Town Council are working with East Northamptonshire Council to produce a Town App in Higham Ferrers. The Town App is due to go live in March and is set to promote Higham Ferrers for the benefit of both visitors and local businesses. The App will provide a business listing for all businesses in the town and will be an easy way for residents and visitors to access information... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 11:15 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: App, Community, News

COMMUNITY LAW SERVICE (NORTHAMPTON & COUNTY)

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COMMUNITY LAW SERVICE (NORTHAMPTON & COUNTY) INFORMATION BULLETIN OUR CONTINUING SERVICES DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Although we are not providing our usual face to face advice service until further notice, we are still providing our specialist advice services by telephone or email. Our advisors are working remotely and set up to effectively deal with ongoing referrals from agencies and members... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 18:07 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, News, Support

National lockdown from 5th January

National lockdown from 5th January

As we enter another national lockdown here is a reminder of our currently closed areas and where you can find assistance:

The MUGA, tennis courts, skateboard park and outdoor gym equipment is now CLOSED.

The play areas remain OPEN but we ask that users remain vigilant and read the guidelines on the boards at the entrance.

There is local Coronavirus advice and support at Coronavirus information - Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 12:12 by Lauren Houlihan

Tags: COVID, Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, NCC