Author: NTC News

Residents invited to Annual Town Meeting

Residents invited to Annual Town Meeting

Residents of the Northampton parish area are invited to attend Northampton Town Council's Annual Town Meeting on Monday 22nd May, at 6pm in the Jeffery Room, the Guildhall, St Giles' Square, Northampton.

The meeting, also referred to as the Town Electors Meeting, is open to all those on the electoral roll in Northampton parish and provides an opportunity for the public to ask questions to the Town Council.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2023 10:41 by NTC News

Tags: Annual Council, Community, News

Northampton’s Coronation Community Festival line up announced

Northampton’s Coronation Community Festival line up announced

An exciting day of live music and entertainment is in store for the Coronation Community Festival, taking place on Guildhall Road, Northampton, on Saturday 6th May between 10am and 4pm.

The free event, organised by Northampton Town Council, in partnership with the Northampton Town Centre Business Improvement District (BID), Northampton Museum and Art Gallery, West Northamptonshire Council, The Performing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Apr 2023 10:50 by NTC News

Tags: Events, News

Community Tent at Northampton Balloon Festival

Community Tent at Northampton Balloon Festival

Northampton Town Council are delighted to support the return of Northampton Balloon Festival to the Racecourse this summer. The event is run by Show Time Events Group (Northern) Ltd and will take place over three days from 18th- 20th August 2023.

As well as an array of balloons on display and flights throughout the weekend delivered by Vista Balloon Flights, further activities will include live arena... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 19 Mar 2023 16:48 by NTC News

Tags: Community, Events, News

Northampton Town Council asks West Northants Council to reconsider its parking charges

At a specially convened Council meeting, Northampton Town Council unanimously agreed to ask West Northants Council (WNC) to reconsider their proposal to introduce a charge for those wishing to park in the town on a Sunday.

The Town Council welcomed WNC's decision to retain 2 hours free on a Saturday but have stated that now was not the time to introduce a Sunday charge. The Town Council also highlighted... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Feb 2023 13:42 by NTC News

Tags: Community, Council Meetings, News, West Northants

Northampton Town Council freeze the amount its residents pay.

Image of Northampton Town Centre with Northampton in Bloom basket in the foreground, All Saints Church in the background.

Northampton Town Council has agreed to freeze the amount residents will pay in 2023/24 for the second year running.

Northampton Town Council (NTC) has agreed to freeze the amount residents will pay for the second year running in the next financial year beginning in April. The precept funds town council services and is collected as part of West Northamptonshire's wider council tax bill.

The decision to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 09:24 by NTC News

Tags: Annual Council, Community, Council Meetings, News

Strategy Visioning Day

Strategy Visioning Day

On Saturday 14th January, Councillors and officers from Northampton Town Council took part in a Visioning Day to develop our strategy run by James Corrigan from Council HR and Governance Support.

It was a really engaging day with everyone benefitting positively from the session. We look forward to creating our strategy as a result.

Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2023 12:37 by NTC News

Tags: Council Meetings, News, Staff

Study Visit Hosted by Weymouth Town Council

Study Visit Hosted by Weymouth Town Council

On Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th January, Northampton Town Council visited Weymouth Town Council with Corby Town Council and the Northamptonshire County Association of Local Councils with the support of the Dorset Association of Parish and Town Councils to discuss the challenges and experiences of establishing a newly formed local authority.

Cllr Jane Birch, Leader of Northampton Town Council, said:... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2023 12:03 by NTC News

Tags: Council Meetings, News, Staff