Higham Ferrers Town Council

Serving the people of Higham Ferrers

Mayor 2019 - 2020

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

Tel: 01933 312075

Tags: Events

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Christmas Sparkle 2018

The Christmas Sparkle Programme and Higham Times are ready for distribution so watch out for your copy coming through the door soon. There are more available at the Town Hall, Market Square.

Not long now until this wonderful festive event!

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:23 by Donna Anderson

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

Remembrance display nearly ready thanks to amazing community participation.

Remembrance display nearly ready thanks to amazing community participation.

We have exceeded our target of 1918 handmade poppies for our Remembrance display thanks to the amazing work of the local community. We have also had a wonderful response for people helping to sew this huge number of poppies onto netting ready to be displayed from this weekend in the Market Square. Why not come along to the Farmers Market on Saturday and take a look.

There are some outstanding centenary... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:02 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Events, News, Community, Heritage

Official opening of the new play equipment

Official opening of the new play equipment

Please join us at our official opening of the recently installed cableway, rope swing and flymobile at Saffron Road Recreation Ground at 3.30pm on Monday 29th October.

The Mayor and Town Councillors will be in attendance and will be joined by Wendy Brackenbury, Chair of East Northamptonshire Council, and Steven North, Leader of East Northamotonshire Council. The play equipment suppliers, Wicksteed,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:39 by Alicia Scholfield

Tags: News, Mayor, Events, Family Fun, Community

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Christmas Sparkle 2018

Preparations are well underway for this years annual Christmas event. The Christmas Sparkle is a wonderful local event and a great way to come together and celebrate the festive season.

A fabulous range of stalls, crafts, food & drink, activities, fair rides and entertainment for all the family in the heart of Higham Ferrers.

Posted: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:30 by Donna Anderson

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

Mayor's Charity Snail Race

Mayor's Charity Snail Race

Fundraising event for the Air Ambulance on 1st December in Higham Ferrers.

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 12:33 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Mayor, Events, Community, Family Fun, News

We Need your Help - 17th November 2018

We Need your Help - 17th November 2018

With the date for our annual Christmas Sparkle rapidly approaching, we are trying to put together a list of people who can volunteer as stewards on the day. This event is not possible without the help we get from volunteers.

If you can help for an hour or 2 between 8am and 7pm please can you contact us on 01933 312075 or email donna@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

We greatly value help for these events and look... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 16:51 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Events

Christmas Sparkle Road Closures and Diversions 17th November 2018

Christmas Sparkle Road Closures and Diversions 17th November 2018

On Saturday 17th November, between 7am and 9pm College Street and Market Square will be closed to traffic for the Christmas Sparkle. A diversion will operate around Midland Road and Saffron Road. Some roads will be one way.

Please use alternate routes if you travelling through Higham Ferrers as there will be congestion on the day. If you are visiting the event parking is limited so please use public... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 12:14 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Events

Meet your local PCSO and discuss any community concerns you have

Meet your local PCSO and discuss any community concerns you have

Police Community Surgeries are being held:

Queensway, outside Higham Supermarket Shop, Monday 8th October 2.30-4pm

Higham Library, Midland Road, Thursday 11th October 2-3pm

Red Café, Westfield Terrace, Wednesday 24th October 10-10.45am

Come along and meet your local PCSO and discuss any issues or concerns you may have about your local community.

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:55 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, News, Library, Events, Police

Heritage Family Fun Day on Sunday 16th September

Heritage Family Fun Day on Sunday 16th September

Heritage Family Fun Day on Sunday 16th September at Rushden Lakes, this event is taking place as part of the Nene Valley Festival and the National Heritage open weekends, the day is supported by Rushden Lakes and will bring together a wide array of interesting local information about our local heritage, performances from Rushden Town Band, lots of medieval fun and entertainment, displays, activities... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 08:55 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Events, News Rushden Lakes

The official launch of Nene Valley Festival

The official launch of Nene Valley Festival

The official launch of Nene Valley Festival

When: Saturday 15 September 10am – 12pm

Where: 78 Derngate Northampton NN1 1UH and Becketts Park, 82 Derngate, Northampton NN1 1UH

About

The official launch of one of the region's best loved festivals will take place at Beckett's Park, Northampton on Saturday 15 September at 11am with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Dignitaries will come together to officially... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 13:17 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Events, Family Fun, Heritage