Residents and stakeholders will be able to submit their views on three new planning documents as East Northamptonshire Council launches a public consultation on Monday 10 February.
The council is consulting on three planning documents, due to be finalised in the coming months. This is in advance of the proposed changes to councils in Northamptonshire, coming into effect on 1 April 2021, when two new... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 12:37 by Sandra Mitcham
Highways England are holding 2 Public Information events about the roundabout improvements to Chowns Mill. These are :-
Wednesday 5th February - 4pm to 8pm
Saturday 8th February 11am to 4pm
Please see poster for more details.
Posted: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:10 by Sandra Mitcham
WEEE collection scheme off to a flying start
Approximately 13 tonnes of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) have been collected across East Northamptonshire in just 6 weeks since a new collection was launched.
Following a successful pilot in Raunds, the Waste team at East Northamptonshire Council rolled out a weekly WEEE collection scheme in mid-December and have already seen a brilliant... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:09 by Donna Anderson
We have been working with Rushden Lakes to promote the amazing Higham Ferrers heritage trail. This is our latest interpretation board in prime position near the new Garden Square at Rushden Lakes, we hope the new map will encourage lots of new visitors to come and enjoy Higham Ferrers!
Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:28 by Emily Arrow
The dates for our monthly Farmers Market. Held on the last Saturday of each month except December when it is the last Saturday before Christmas.
Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 12:31 by Donna Anderson
Please read below the update we have received from Highways England in response to the movement to save the 'three oaks' tree in Higham Ferrers:
14 Jan 20
Highways England Project Manager Dean Holloway said:
"We take our environmental responsibilities very seriously and are one of the largest tree planting organisations in the UK. We only cut back or fell trees where it is essential to keep people safe... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 11:50 by Emily Arrow
East Northamptonshire Council's Residents' Survey for 2019 is now open. This is an opportunity for residents to give their feedback on public services within the district and where they feel improvements could be made.
The survey can be accessed through the council website at https://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/residentssurvey and is open to all residents of East Northamptonshire.
Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 11:49 by Donna Anderson
The first day of January sees the launch of our local campaign 'Keep Higham Ferrers Tidy'.
Each day we will be posting on the Town Council Facebook page an entry from our poster design competition. The competition was run in the Autumn at the Infant and Nursery School, the Junior School and Henry Chichele Primary School. The pupils were asked to design posters on a theme 'Keep Higham Ferrers Tidy'.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Dec 2019 10:08 by Alicia Scholfield
We are pleased to share the following update from Northamptonshire Police regarding Operation Viper and the action that is being taken to tackle drug and gang related crime in your area:
Operation Viper is the Northamptonshire Police's operation to crack down on those involved in drug and gang related crime. It tackles the supply of Class A drugs in Northamptonshire, focusing on organised crime groups,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 11:35 by Emily Arrow
Plans have been submitted to East Northamptonshire Council for 120 houses on the former Textile Bonding Site, Higham Ferrers. Full plans can be viewed and comments made using the following link:
Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 11:57 by Sandra Mitcham