Borough Council of Wellingborough

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News published November 2018

  • Wellingborough pubs named some of the best

    Published 15 November 2018

    Two establishments in Wellingborough have been announced runners up at an awards ceremony in Northampton last week.

  • Improvements to be made to track north of Wellingborough

    Published 15 November 2018

    Network Rail will deliver a series of major upgrades to the route which links London St Pancras, Bedfordshire, the East Midlands and Yorkshire from 24 December – 1 January.

  • Construction of Wellingborough Prison approved

    Published 13 November 2018

    Councillors at the Borough Council of Wellingborough unanimously approved a reserved matters application [1] for the redevelopment of the former Wellingborough Prison on Wednesday 7 November 2018.

  • Fly-tipper handed hefty fine

    Published 09 November 2018

    A resident from Northampton appeared in Court last week and was ordered to pay more than £2000 for charges relating to fly-tipping after waste she had arranged to be removed was unlawfully disposed of

  • Countdown to Christmas

    Published 07 November 2018

    Residents are invited to join the Borough Council of Wellingborough to celebrate the countdown to Christmas at Market Street on Saturday 24 November.

  • Northamptonshire ‘most improved’ in national recycling index

    Published 06 November 2018

    Residents in Wellingborough have been thanked for their efforts to recycle after Northamptonshire was named England’s most improved county by an independent environmental consultancy.

  • Remembrance Sunday 2018

    Published 06 November 2018

    This year's Poppy Appeal and Remembrance Sunday service.

  • Local rugby star scores free membership

    Published 05 November 2018

    A local rugby star is aiming for glory thanks to free membership from Wellingborough Council and its leisure partners, Places Leisure.

  • Wellingborough Council commits £1m to temporary accommodation

    Published 01 November 2018

    Members at the Borough Council of Wellingborough unanimously agreed to commit £1m of capital to deliver much-needed temporary accommodation at a public meeting on Wednesday (31 October).

  • Council launches educational recycling programme

    Published 01 November 2018

    Educational recycling programme implemented to address high levels of contamination in recycling bins.