Borough Council of Wellingborough

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News published July 2012

  • Council reacts to prison closure announcement

    Published 18 July 2012

    Wellingborough Council has expressed concern about potential job losses following the announcement that Wellingborough Prison is set to close.

  • Abandoned houses to be bought by council

    Published 18 July 2012

    Wellingborough Council’s resources committee has agreed to press ahead with the compulsory purchase of three abandoned houses, as part of its continuing crackdown on empty properties in the borough.

  • Work begins to restore vandalised bandstand

    Published 09 July 2012

    Work has started this week to restore the 99-year-old-bandstand in Wellingborough’s Castle Fields park.