2 September 2015
Help Northamptonshire walk 20 Million Steps
20 Million Steps is a challenge to everyone in Northamptonshire to go for a walk on 18th to 20th September and help the county achieve the collective total of walking 20 million steps in one weekend.
1 September 2015
Heritage Week 7th to 11th of September
Northamptonshire Heritage Week - Historic houses across the county will open their doors to showcase special moments in a 'Millennium of Monarch Making'.
25 August 2015
Back to school
Our website has all the information you need to help when your child goes back to school in September.
18 August 2015
New HQ update - Foundation stone laid
The foundation stone for Northamptonshire County Council’s new Project Angel headquarters has been put in place, signalling a landmark in the build of the £53million complex.
17 August 2015
Keep in touch
Our August e-newsletter is out now - Read it now and sign up to receive a monthly news briefing of need-to-know headlines, promotions, events, and consultations in your inbox.
11 August 2015
Have you had excellent customer service from one of our employees? Nominating them for an award is a great way to say thank you
28 July 2015
Learn new IT skills
Need help with online issues or getting started with a new device? Then come along to the Barclays Digital Eagles session at Central Library
10 July 2015
Adult learning autumn courses
The Adult Learning Autumn 2015 to Spring 2016 brochure has been published and is available to download from the Adult Learning page.
8 July 2015
Youth Ambition Awards winners 2015
The Youth Ambition Awards, held in partnership with Connexions, were presented at a special ceremony on Wednesday 8 July at Wicksteed Park.
29 June 2015
Temperatures are expected to reach over 30C this week, so take a look at our advice for coping with the warm weather
24 June 2015
Boost your bottom line – Grants of up to £3,000 are available for Northamptonshire businesses to upgrade your broadband internet connection.
21 June 2015
Women’s Tour 2015
Congratulations to Northamptonshire's Hannah Barnes on her Women's Tour stage win. Find out more about where and when you can cycle this summer.
20 June 2015
Summer of Cycling
This year’s Summer of Cycling includes a host of cycling events and activities over the coming months.
21 May 2015
We are currently moving all of the pages on this website onto our new website. See a list of services available on our new website.
27 April 2015
Could you foster a teenager?
A Northamptonshire foster carer is asking you to consider whether you have the skills required to care for a teenager.
17 March 2015
Join us and help make children safer
Our Social Work Academy aims to recruit the best newly-qualified social workers by offering a year-long intensive training and support programme and a competitive salary.
12 March 2015
Superfast broadband by end of 2017
Around 90% of Northamptonshire households should have access to superfast broadband by the end of 2015. Find out when superfast broadband may come to you on our 'When and Where' map.
19 February 2015
Budget 2015/16 approved
Councillors have voted to approve the budget for 2015/16, which outlines £68m of savings while protecting frontline services.
29 January 2015
We will keep this page updated with important information regarding winter weather and its effect on our services.
23 January 2015
The C* Word
Find out about a pioneering service for teenagers and young people affected by cancer which is being launched in Northamptonshire.
12 January 2015
Northampton railway station opens
The new Northampton station has opened its doors to the public for the first time, offering a spacious gateway into the town and beyond.
15 December 2014
New Local Offer website
Visit our new Local Offer website to find services available in Northamptonshire for children and young people (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.
8 December 2014
Broadband for Business
"With superfast broadband, we’re looking forward to building bigger, better, faster, here in Northamptonshire.” Mark Parrish, Cortexa, Great Doddington.
21 November 2014
Can you click it?
Did you know you can renew a library book, report a pothole and apply for a school place on our website?
4 November 2014
Careers in home care
Become part of a growing industry and gain an immensely rewarding career with excellent prospects.
3 November 2014
Could you give a child a loving home?
With 53 children waiting for an adoptive family, we are asking people whether they could open their home to a child to really make a difference to their life.
11 September 2014
County flag unveiled
A new county flag for Northamptonshire has been unveiled following a competition organised by The Commonwealth Flag Project.
29 August 2014
Making Children Safer
Find out what to do if you have a concern about a child's safety or wellbeing.
31 July 2014
Room for me?
Have you got room in your home and room in your life to foster?
7 July 2014
Children's services are improving
Our plan for improving children’s services in the county is making good and steady progress, according to two independent assessments.
1 July 2014
Looking after somebody else's child?
Children and young people who are being cared for by somebody other than their immediate family could be missing out on vital welfare checks.
24 January 2014
We’ve launched a new programme with British Gas to tackle fuel poverty in Northamptonshire. Around 3,000 households will be able to access funding for energy efficiency improvements. Find out if you qualify...
10 April 2013
My county council... Anywhere!
Check out our improved app and mobile site. All the information on our website is available to you 24:7, right to your phone.