Author: Becky Jones

Traditional Christmas Fun Day

Traditional Christmas Fun Day

Join Corby CAN for a day of FREE festive crafts and performances in Corby Library and James Ashworth VC Square. There will be traditional dancing, choir performances, lots of free craft activities to get stuck into and some hot drinks to see you through.

We'll be decorating spoons with local artists Iulia Checherita, making decorations and playing with clay with Mihaela Turcitu to enjoy Christmas traditions... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:28 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Corby, Events

Events in Corby Library throughout December 2022

Events in Corby Library throughout December 2022

Please see attached for information showing the activities planned in Corby Library this December.

Corby Library is part of the Warm Spaces initiative and is a free space that is open to all. Corby Library are very happy to have people that may wish to visit and just sit regardless of being involved in an activity. Also, Corby Library staff love a good old chat so please feel free to engage if you feel... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:04 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Corby, Events

New Flare Report app to make women and girls feel safer in Northamptonshire

A new, free smartphone app – Flare Report – has been launched to help women and girls feel and be safer on the streets of Northamptonshire.

Women and girls can use it to report incidents and behaviour that are inappropriate and make them feel unsafe, such as cat-calling, comments or touching, street harassment or other threatening behaviour.

Flare is not for reporting crimes in progress ... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Nov 2022 15:13 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

A6003 - Road Closure - Monday 21 November to Friday 2 December

We apologies but, due to emergency works required by Anglian Water, Kier Highways are having to delay the commencement of these works until Monday 21 November to Friday 2 December.

Kier Highways on behalf of North Northamptonshire Council will soon start work; cutting back Highway vegetation, lining refresh, pothole repair and gully cleaning, on the A6003. For further information see document attached.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 21:03 by Becky Jones

Tags: A6003, maintenance work, road closure

A Neighbourhood Plan for Wilbarston

A Neighbourhood Plan for Wilbarston

The Parish Council Advisory Group (local volunteers) who came together after a public meeting earlier this year to investigate a Wilbarston Neighbourhood Plan now proposes that Wilbarston goes ahead for the whole Parish area. We believe that Wilbarston people should have a say in the future of our village, how it looks, how it is developed, how it grows with changing times, what services it can provide... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 20:49 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Consultation, Neighbourhood Planning

North Northamptonshire Council owned leisure facilities Customer Feedback Surveys 2022.

Have your say!

Open now until Sunday 30th October 2022 - North Northamptonshire Council owned leisure facilities Customer Feedback Surveys 2022


Arena Sports Kettering

Corn Market Hall – Kettering

Kettering Swimming Pool

Desborough LC

Wellingborough... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Oct 2022 15:11 by Becky Jones

Tags: Survey, community

Stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

Halloween is creeping up on us we want to remind people our officers will be working to discourage anti-social behaviour and ensure a safe Halloween and Bonfire Night for all.

Operation Pumpkin is run in conjunction with Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) and aims to prevent problems and promote safety around Halloween and Bonfire Night.

Members of our Neighbourhood Policing Teams will be... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Oct 2022 14:45 by Becky Jones

Tags: Neighbourhood Watch, bonfire night, community, halloween, health & safety, ne, police

What's on at Corby Library October 22

Please view the PDF for what's on at Corby Library

Posted: Tue, 04 Oct 2022 11:44 by Becky Jones

Tags: Corby, community, events, library, what's on

Corby Library Fun Palace - September/October 2022

This October Corby library are hoping to host a 'Fun Palace' based on the theme of Culture in our community and we are looking for local organisations that might be kind enough to help.

A fun palace is a free of charge event where lots of local charity groups/community groups, businesses and individuals come together in one place and hold small space activities or stalls to showcase their work. The... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 17:26 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Corby

Floral Tributes

Floral Tributes

There are a number of official places where floral tributes can be laid if you wish to do so. North Northamptonshire Council has made the following locations available for floral tributes:

Corby: Floral tributes lawned area on the lower-level flower terrace closest to the bus shelter at George Street
• Kettering: Floral tributes may be laid on the grass in front of the flagpole on Bowling Green... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 17 Sep 2022 11:07 by Becky Jones

Tags: HRH, Queen Elizabeth, RIP, Rememberance, The Queen