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Mayor, Cllr Dennis Meredith to chair Northampton Town Council’s Annual Town Electors Meeting

Mayor, Cllr Dennis Meredith to chair Northampton Town Council’s Annual Town Electors Meeting

Northampton Town Council will be holding its annual Town Electors Meeting on Monday 23rd May, at 6pm in the Court Room of Northampton Guildhall.

The annual Town Electors Meeting is free and open to all residents of Northampton Parish who are on the electoral roll and is an opportunity for the residents of Northampton to ask questions and for the Town Council to directly engage with the community. The... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 May 2022 09:32 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: Community, News

Northampton Town Council formally moves motion of support to the people of Ukraine

Northampton Town Council formally moves motion of support to the people of Ukraine

At its full Council meeting on 28th March, Northampton Town Council unanimously passed a motion showing its support for Ukraine. The motion passed read:

"We, local and regional leaders across Europe, strongly condemn the multiple attacks and violations of the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine. We express our full support and solidarity to the Ukrainian people and our peers in local and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Mar 2022 12:47 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: News, Ukraine

Northampton Town Council Call For Urgent School Supplies for Young Ukrainian Refugees Entering Poland

Northampton Town Council Call For Urgent School Supplies for Young Ukrainian Refugees Entering Poland

With the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Ukraine, Northampton residents have responded with enormous generosity donating thousands of items. Many lorries have already made the perilous journey to Ukraine and the Polish border.

Further to this, Northampton Town Council have launched a donation drive calling for urgent school supplies. Of those that managed to escape the atrocities, some young, Ukrainian... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 10:32 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: Community, News, Ukraine

Northampton Town Council and The Northampton Irish Support Group Raise the Flag For St Patrick’s Day

Northampton Town Council and The Northampton Irish Support Group Raise the Flag For St Patrick’s Day

Together, with the Northampton Irish Support Group, Northampton Town Council raise the Irish Tricolour Flag in honour of St Patrick's Day. The Flag raising will take a place a day early, on Wednesday 16th March and remain in mast for the St Patrick's Day. This is to coincide with the launch for "Stories of Migration". A collection of published stories about how Irish families migrated to Northampton... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Mar 2022 09:00 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: Community, News

Northampton Town Council Supports Ukraine

Northampton Town Council Supports Ukraine

With the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Ukraine, Northampton residents have responded with enormous generosity donating thousands of items. Many lorries have already made the perilous journey to Ukraine and the Polish border.

A long-term solution was needed to support the volunteers and enable safe storage, sorting, packing of items and distribution of the donations and so a group of Town Councillors... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 17:00 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: Community, News, Ukraine

Northampton Town Council Welcomes Collaboration with De Montfort University and University of Northampton

Northampton Town Council Welcomes Collaboration with De Montfort University and University of Northampton

Northampton Town Council recently welcomed Prof Steven Griggs and eight students to the Guildhall as part of a collaboration that sees the town council embark on its community needs analysis.

As part of a focus on youth, students from the Department of Politics, People and Place and the Local Governance Research Centre at De Montfort University will be conducting interviews, workshops and focus groups... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 10:35 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: Community, News

Northampton Town Council Freezes Amount Residents Will Pay in 2022/23

Northampton Town Council Freezes Amount Residents Will Pay in 2022/23

At its full Council meeting on Monday 24th January, Northampton Town Council agreed to freeze the amount of Council Tax residents will pay for its element of the bill.

The freeze means that the average property in Northampton parish will still pay £48.78 per annum (just under 94p per week) in 2022/23 to the Town Council, the same as in 2021/22.
Northampton Town Council was created in April 2021... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 15:38 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: News

Northampton Town Council unanimously votes to support City Status bid

Northampton Town Council unanimously votes to support City Status bid

On Wednesday evening (24 November 2021) at a specially convened meeting of Northampton Town Council members unanimously voted to support West Northamptonshire Council's bid for city status for Northampton.

Councillor's heard of the benefits other towns have had from becoming cities, both economical and in terms of civic pride and profile. Councillor's heard how Northampton met all the criteria with... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 09:37 by Stuart Carter

Tags: Community, News

It is with great sadness that we announce that Cllr Michael Hill, former Mayor of the Borough of Northampton has passed away

It is with great sadness that we announce that Cllr Michael Hill, former Mayor of the Borough of Northampton has passed away

It is with great sadness that we are sharing the news that Cllr Michael Hill, Mayor of Bradley Stoke, former Mayor of the Borough of Northampton 2009-2010 and Honorary Alderman, has passed away. Cllr Hill served Northampton Borough Council for 18 years and the County Council for 4 years. Northampton Town Council pass on our deepest condolences to Cllr Hill's Family and friends.

If you would like detail... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 12:53 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: News

Northampton Town Council are saddened to share the news that Honorary Alderman Mr (William) Barry Massey, former Mayor of Northampton Borough Council from 2005-2006 and has passed away

Northampton Town Council are saddened to share the news that Honorary Alderman Mr (William) Barry Massey, former Mayor of Northampton Borough Council from 2005-2006 and has passed away

Northampton Town Council are saddened to share the news that Honorary Alderman Mr (William) Barry Massey, former Mayor of Northampton Borough Council from 2005-2006 and has passed away.


If you would like detail of the funeral arrangements please email mayor@northamptontowncouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Wed, 17 Nov 2021 10:00 by Rachel Thomas

Tags: News