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: Family Fun

Nigel Willard Tennis Summer Camps 2019

Nigel Willard Tennis Summer Camps 2019

Join Nigel Willard Tennis 2019 Summer Camps during the holidays to play some tennis with fun and games for all at Ferrers & Rushden Tennis Club.

Learn to serve, rally, score and play matches whilst enjoying the fresh air with your friends and siblings.

Suitable for children from 4 to 12 years of age and all abilities.

Visit www.nigelwillardtennis.co.uk for all information or email camps@nigelwillardtennis.co.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:50 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Tennis, Summer, Family Fun

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

It is Charter Celebration Day!!!

Starting from 9am on the Market Square, join the Mayor and the May Queen to open the events and kick off this wonderful day of fun!

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 08:00 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News, Events, Community, Mayor, Family Fun, Heritage, Schools, Farmers' Market, Church

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

There will be an arena and encampment at Castle Fields with activities throughout the day as listed below;

10am - Official Opening

10.30-11am - Mythbusters

11-11.30am - Arming the Knight

11.30am-12pm - Medieval Skirmish

1.30-2pm - Medieval Fashion Show

2-2.30pm - Medieval Shire Court

2.30-3pm - Hurried History (Watch or have a go at: archery, children's games, leather working, chainmail making, spinning and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:29 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Events, Community, News, Family Fun, Heritage, Schools, Farmers' Market, Church

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

Experience life as a knight in the medieval encampment at Chichele College with re-enactments of cooking, a barber surgeon, knights and combat and a chapel tent. There will also be an archaeology exhibition and activities by Higham Ferrers Archaeology and Research Society (HiFARS).

See the display of castles which have been made by local school children.

Grab a drink from the Medieval Cocktail Bar run... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 10:15 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Events, Community, News, Family Fun, Heritage, Farmers' Market, Schools

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

St Mary's Church will be open for guided tours throughout the day and The Bedford Chamber Choir will be singing from 3pm.

Medieval Evensong at 5pm - a special service of sung evening prayers, often called Vespers, one of the most important services of the Medieval Liturgy of the Hours. Come and join in, a beautiful reflective service where candles will be lit and thanksgiving is made for the day.

Posted: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 12:48 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Church, Events, Family Fun, Heritage, News, Schools

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

The Charters will be displayed in the Bede House in just a few days. Such important historic documents for our wonderful town. Come and take a look at these and also the amazing 'Material Girls' who created the town Mapestry and panels telling the story of Henry Chichele out of fabric and thread.

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:41 by Donna Anderson

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

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

The butchers, bakers and other traders are all busy preparing for a full day at the this months Farmers Market. Come and try some of their wares during this medieval extravaganza!

Posted: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:36 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Family Fun, Events, Community, News, Heritage, Farmers' Market

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

Only a week away. Lets hope for a beautiful sunny day!

Posted: Sat, 22 Jun 2019 12:31 by Donna Anderson

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

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

COUNT DOWN TO CHARTER CELEBRATION DAY

… Why not dress up as a Medieval Knight, Maiden, Peasant or Princess for this wonderful historic event. Many of the Town Council staff, volunteers and Councillors will be in period dress so feel free to join in too!

Posted: Fri, 21 Jun 2019 12:07 by Donna Anderson

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