Borough Council of Wellingborough


Events for 01 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017

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Wellingborough's Party Weekend

  • Date: 01 July 2017 - 02 July 2017
  • Every day
  • Location: Croyland Park, Wellingborough
  • Time: 12:00 - 18:00
  • Cost: Free

Wellingborough's Annual Party Weekend is set to return to Croyland Park on Saturday and Sunday 1st and 2nd July 2017.

crowd at party in the park
This year's event is set to include:-


Childrens Amusements and Attractions

A variety of food and drink stalls

Licensed Bar

Trade Stalls including jewellery, fashion and beauty

Community, Information and Charity Stalls

Craft Marquee

Performances live on stage from 12pm by a range of performers and acts

Something for all the family!
For details on timings for the stage, please see our Facebook page
For details on Wellingborough's Carnival Parade, please visit

Northamptonshire Club and Coach Development Roadshow 2017

  • Date: 06 July 2017
  • Location: 1
  • Time: 18:00 - 21:00
  • Cost: £10 for up to 3 members

Are you a Coach, Club Secretary, Chair Person, Marketing Officer, Club Member, Fundraiser, Website Co-ordinator or Volunteer? Then this event is for you!

Northamptonshire Club & Coach Development Roadshow
Thursday 6th July 2017 6pm - 9pm (workshops 6.30 - 8.30pm)
Duston Sports Centre, Cotswold Avenue, Northampton, NN5 6EX

Workshop Descriptions - each club representative can attend a workshop

1 Marketing Strategy - Reach out & attract with impact
With so many marketing options out there it can leave you in a muddle. This seminar will guide you through the marketing minefield and help you attract new members, raise funds or enhance your club’s profile. Launch your marketing mission today.
This workshop covers:

  • Shaping up your marketing strategy- what to consider
  • Fit to follow framework - to develop your club’s strategy
  • Methods to motivate - considering different marketing options
  • Evaluating your efforts - focus your energy effectively

2 Business Planning - Securing a brighter future
Do you have a dream for your club but struggle to make progress? This seminar will help you put together a simple yet effective business plan for your club to help you plan a brighter future and take real steps to reach your goals. Stop dreaming, start doing.
This workshop covers:

  • What a business plan can do for your club
  • Key players in developing a business plan
  • A simple framework to support your planning
  • Top tips of what to include in your plan and common pitfalls to watch out for

3 Find Funding - Securing that much needed cash
Do you need funding for a new club venture but don’t know where to look? Thi workshop will help you to understand the importance of project planning and a good club structure. You will also receive top tips for writing a strong funding application. Get funding fit for the future
This workshop covers:

  • The importance of a good club structure to attract funding
  • Project planning
  • Ways to generate funding
  • Grant funding and writing a strong application
  • Sport England’s new Community Asset Fund

Book places at:
For further information contact either:
Harvey Morgan (NLT) - - 01604 837704 or
Quintin Allen (Northamptonshire Sport) -

Wellingborough CSE Awareness Talk

  • Date: 12 July 2017
  • Location: Swanspool House
  • Time: 18:00 - 19:00
  • Cost: Free

This is an invitation to attend our Wellingborough CSE Awareness Talk on Wednesday 12 July 2017.

This is a FREE event.   The venue will be open from 5pm and coffee and tea will be provided, with specialists on hand to answer any questions you may have in relation to CSE.


The talk will take place between 6pm and 7pm and will include a presentation from DI Richard Tompkins who heads the RISE (Reducing Incidents of Sexual Exploitation) Team and Paula Swain who is a Northamptonshire CSE Specialist Nurse. Information will be provided about safety initiatives going on in your area to tackle CSE and on how you can help in your role working within the community.


The event is being organised through the Northamptonshire Safeguarding Children Board (NSCB) as a joint initiative between the Borough Council of Wellingborough, RISE and Northamptonshire County Council and will provide an understanding of what CSE is, what role community members can play in terms of tackling CSE as well as knowledge of how to report any concerns.  


There will be an opportunity after the event to talk with speakers, CSE Specialists and local members of the Council as well as to network with other people working in the community within your area.


Spaces are limited so please reserve your place at this event by clicking on the following link by 7 July:

Wellingborough Market Caribbean Event

  • Date: 15 July 2017
  • Location: Wellingborough Market Square
  • Time: 08:30 - 15:00
  • Cost: FREE

Wellingborough Market summer event- Caribbean fun in the sun!

Caribbean Fun in the Sun

Wellingborough Market will host a Caribbean themed event on Saturday, with African Caribbean stalls and fun for all the family. Activities and stalls include:

  • Limbo dancing- how low can you go?
  • Ska, Reggae and Soca music
  • Play dominoes and draughts
  • Caribbean condiments and mocktails
  • Utopia Mas Band carnival stall
  • Authentic Caribbean food
  • Wellingborough African Caribbean Association info stall
  • Competions

Come along and feel the holiday vibe!

Wellingborough Summer Programme 2017 FA Skills Football

  • Date: 25 July 2017
  • Location: Redwell Leisure Centre
  • Time: 10:00 - 3:00
  • Cost: See below

This summer we have got an exciting range of activities to keep your children active throughout the holidays.

FA Skills Football Holiday Sessions are coming to Wellingborough! Fun coaching sessions with the FA Skills Programme for children of any ability, run by professional AEFA and Youth Award FA coaches.

There are limited places available so book now at

5 years - 11 years (mixed), 10am - 12noon - £3

5 years - 11 years (girls only), 1pm - 3pm - Free of Charge.

For full details on the Summer Programme click here.

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