19 December 2014
Sunday 21 December: Our online payments facility will be unavailable for around 45 minutes between 8am and 12 noon
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.
1 December 2014
As temperatures begin to drop, we will keep this page updated with important information regarding winter weather and its effect on our services.
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.
29 October 2014
Major roadworks schemes are underway as part of our multi-million pound investment in the town’s infrastructure to lay the foundations for further economic growth.
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...
16 December 2013
Free Wi-Fi in libraries
Free Wi-Fi is available in all 36 of our libraries, as well as Brixworth Country Park and the Record Office in Northampton.
2 December 2013
Are you bowel cancer aware?
Only about half of people sent an NHS bowel cancer screening kit use it, but spotting bowel cancer early can save your life.
18 October 2013
Be Clear on Cancer
If you notice any blood in your pee, even if it is just once, tell your doctor straight away.
14 October 2013
Greener Northants is a partnership website designed to bring together the wide range of environmental projects going on in Northamptonshire.
22 July 2013
Term time holidays
Changes to existing legislation will come into effect nationally from September which means that parents could be fined for taking children on holiday during term time.
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.