Borough Council of Wellingborough

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News published November 2018

  • Wellingborough’s Market is on the move

    Published 30 November 2018

    The town’s market stalls have adorned Market Square for decades. In a bid to make the stalls more prominent and accessible, the council will be temporarily relocating the market.

  • Secretary of State lauches consultation on unitary proposals

    Published 29 November 2018

    Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government launches consultation on unitary proposal and announces postponement of elections

  • Wellingborough Council resolves to establish town council

    Published 28 November 2018

    Councillors at the Borough Council of Wellingborough (BCW) unanimously agreed to establish a town council at a full council meeting on Tuesday (27 November).

  • Community help Wellingborough celebrate the countdown to Christmas

    Published 26 November 2018

    Families from across the borough joined the Borough Council of Wellingborough to celebrate the countdown to Christmas at Market Street on Saturday 24 November.

  • Waendel Leisure Centre set to benefit from upgrades

    Published 22 November 2018

    The council has committed £300,000 of capital funding to deliver a number of developments at Waendel Leisure Centre and will provide more opportunities for people to take part in physical activity.

  • Councillors set to gather for unitary seminars

    Published 21 November 2018

    County, district and borough councillors from across Northants will gather next week for the first of two seminars helping them to understand more about the process for creating two unitary councils.

  • 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 22 December – 2 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