Local News

Cultural Quarter plans to showcase creative industries

The energy of Northampton’s creative and cultural businesses is to be linked more closely to the town’s growth and regeneration strategy under new plans put forward by Northampton Borough Council.

In from the cold in Northampton

As Northampton shivered during the recent icy spell of weather, the Gateway team’s outreach staff, who are part of Northampton Borough Council’s Housing Solutions service, were out and about across Northampton in search of rough sleepers in a bid to get them into somewhere safe and warm.

Heritage set to come Alive in Northampton

Visitors to Northampton could soon be greeted by a vision of the town’s past as a heritage project is set to highlight centuries of Northampton’s rich history.

Drop-in sessions to help residents reduce fuel costs

Northampton Borough Council, in partnership with the Community Law Service, is holding a series of drop-in sessions across the Borough to raise awareness about keeping warm this winter and helping residents lower their fuel bills.


As thousands of concessionary bus passes approach their expiration date, Northamptonshire County Council is asking passengers to plan ahead to avoid any delay on re-issues.