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Or will be after members of Far Cotton Residents Association descend on Delapre Abbey this weekend to plant 9,000 bulbs in its grounds, reports their Chairman, Mick Ford, Borough Councillor for Delapre and Briar Hill.

Rebalancing the economy

Northampton Councillor, David Mackintosh, took part today in a panel discussion on 'Rebalancing the Economy' at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester looking at ways in which local government can work with government to boost the economy.

MP influential in Conservative Publication of the year

Brian Binley MP for Northampton South has been influential in producing the ‘Conservative publication of the year’, “The Future of Conservatism: - Restating Values,” a book designed to provoke and facilitate debate within the Conservative Party on the best future for our Country.

Brian Binley calls for a statutory code of practice for pubcos

Brian Binley MP for Northampton South and Vice Chairman of the Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee has played an instrumental role in the publication of the Committee’s report into pub companies which has recommended that the Government consults to put the code of practice on a statutory footing.

Conservatives launch manifesto

Conservatives today launched their manifesto for Northampton Borough Council elections on 5th May.The manifesto was launched and Franklins Gardens and can be read here.

50 Lib Dem failures

With 50 days to go until the elections in Northampton, here is a list of 50 things the Lib Dems hope you have forgotten.

Northampton Conservatives launch new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.