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TOWN HALL CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

TOWN HALL CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

THE TOWN HALL IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FUTHER NOTICE

DUE TO THE ONGOING CORONAVIRUS SITUATION

The Town Council can still be contacted on:-

Tel: 01933 312075

Email: info@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

The Council apologises for any inconvenience this may cause, but hope you will understand we have had to put these measures in place to protect the public and staff.

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 11:04 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Covid-19, News

Covid-19 Community Advice Page

Covid-19 Community Advice Page

Higham Ferrers Town Council have set up an advice page on their website detailing where you can go for help, whether you're an individual, business or someone who is willing to volunteer.

Please check it out at https://www.highamferrers-tc.gov.uk/covid-19-community-advice-page.html and send us any information you think would be a useful addition to the page at info@highamferrers-tc.gov.uk

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:24 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, Covid-19, News

DO YOU WANT THIS BUILDING IN HIGHAM FERRERS?

DO YOU WANT THIS BUILDING IN HIGHAM FERRERS?

If you don't want a huge warehouse (B8) in your neighbourhood please have your say on the Rushden East Masterplan.

East Northamptonshire Council are currently consulting on the Rushden East Masterplan. Part of this Sustainable Urban Extension (SUE) is in Higham Ferrers boundary. The Town Council have been fighting the scale and type of development that occurs within its boundary and in their view the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 08:56 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News, Planning

Applications for Sparkle 2020 now open!

Applications for Sparkle 2020 now open!

You can now apply to have a trade or charity stall at this years Christmas Sparkle event. This annual event is hugely popular and we have already had a massive amount of interest in bookings so please do not miss your chance to be involved!

The Town Council bookings are for outdoor pitches on the High Street and College Street.

The closing date for applications is 05/06/2020 after which all applications... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 12:37 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Activities, Christmas Sparkle, Community, Family Fun, Local, News, Shop Local

Police and Crime Commissioner to hold Public Meeting at Rushden Hall

Police and Crime Commissioner to hold Public Meeting at Rushden Hall

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and the Chief Constable Nick Adderley are holding a series of public meetings during March to talk about policing and hear the views of local people.

Three meetings are already organised, and they will take place at: Rushden – Wednesday 4 March, 6.30pm-8pm Rushden Hall, Hall Park, Rushden NN10 9NG

Daventry – Monday 16 March,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:29 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News

A45 Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus Service

A45 Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus Service

From March 2020, Highways England will be closing all pedestrian and cycle paths around Chowns Mill junction for safety reasons and to allow the new improved crossing to be built.

A 24/7 shuttle bus service will operate for pedestrians and cyclists for the duration of the improvements works. A cycle rack facility is provided on the board the bus.

For more information please click the link to the document.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:11 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: News

East Northamptonshire will walk 500,000 steps in aid of sport relief

East Northamptonshire will walk 500,000 steps in aid of sport relief

East Northamptonshire will walk 500,000 steps

Residents across East Northamptonshire are being urged to put their best foot forward and join East Northamptonshire Council's Active Communities and Freedom Leisure on Sunday 8 March from 9am to join in an attempt to walk 500,000 steps in aid of Sport Relief.

Starting at the entrance to the Greenway at Washbrook Rd in Rushden participants will join a guided... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:12 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Activities, Community, Events, Family Fun, Local, News, Sport, charity

Development plans in East Northants to be on show for public to have their say

Development plans in East Northants to be on show for public to have their say

Development plans in East Northants to be on show for public to have their say

Residents and stakeholders in East Northants are invited to the view the plans for proposed developments in the district at the end of February.

As part of consultations that have already started, East Northamptonshire Council will be holding events at Canoe2, Rushden Lakes on Thursday 27 February between 10:30am - 6:30pm... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:27 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Community, Consultation, News

Corby fly-tipper fined over £3,900

Corby fly-tipper fined over £3,900

Date: 12 February 2020

Corby fly-tipper fined over £3,900

On Monday (10 February) a man from Corby received a fine over £3,900 for fly-tipping in East Northamptonshire.

East Northamptonshire Council received reports of fly-tipping on Benefield Road, Deenethorpe in March 2019. The dumped waste consisted of a large skip bag filled with bathroom renovation material and related plumbing waste.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 12:24 by Donna Anderson

Tags: News

Consultation -Timber Trim Trail - Castle Fields

Consultation -Timber Trim Trail - Castle Fields

The Council is looking to improve facilities at Castle Fields by the installation of a low level timber trim trail close to the main entrance. Equipment will include items such as balance beams, log walks, clatter bridge, rope crossing bridge and walk and stretch posts.

The Council is seeking funding for the project and would like your views on the proposal. The survey can be completed online by using... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 13:42 by Sandra Mitcham

Tags: Community, News