Borough Council of Wellingborough

Attack on Westminster

As a mark of respect for those killed in the Westminster terror attack yesterday, the Council's union flag is flying at half-mast.

News archive

News published March 2013

  • County and borough elections May 2013

    Published 25 March 2013

    Elections for the 57 seats on Northamptonshire County Council, as well as two vacant seats on the Borough Council of Wellingborough, will take place on Thursday 2 May. Wellingborough residents are being urged to make a note of important deadlines so that they don’t miss out on their chance to vote.

  • Mayor of Wellingborough 2013-14

    Published 20 March 2013

    Councillor Graham Lawman has been announced as the new Mayor of Wellingborough. Cllr Lawman, who has been an active borough councillor and Community Champion since 2006, knows what to expect from the job having been consort to his wife Lora during her time as Mayor a couple of years ago.

  • First year success for new council venture

    Published 14 March 2013

    The environmental services company set up last March by Wellingborough Council has reported a successful first year of operation.

  • Wellingborough's market could be on the move

    Published 13 March 2013

    Wellingborough Market could be moved further into the town centre as part of plans to attract more customers.

  • Two tonnes of rubbish collected from roadside

    Published 08 March 2013

    More than 400 bags of rubbish have been collected during a night-time operation to clean up a nine mile stretch of the A45 in Wellingborough.

  • Council buys land to build crematorium

    Published 05 March 2013

    Wellingborough Council has bought the plot of land needed to build a new crematorium in the borough. Contracts were exchanged on the 11-acre site near Great Doddington last week, and the council hopes to have the facility up and running in the next couple of years.