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In the Spotlight

Business support24 November 2015
Get business support at your library
Looking for some advice to help get your business idea off the ground?

Family sitting on grass20 November 2015
Children, families and education website
We've just launched a new information area for children, families and education.

Give a child the life they deserve 16 November 2015
Give a child the life they deserve
Families in Northamptonshire are being asked to consider whether they could offer a loving, safe and stable home to a child by becoming a fostering family.

School admissions consultations12 November 2015
Consultation on school admission arrangements for September 2017 intake
Northamptonshire County Council's School Admissions Team is leading a formal consultation of admission arrangements for 2017

Are you in to win?10 November 2015
Are you in to win?
Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is rewarding food waste recyclers with a new competition.

Support the bid for a new sensory canopy at Brixworth Country Park10 November 2015
Sensory garden bid at Brixworth Country Park
We are putting together a bid to carry out a complete overhaul in the sensory garden at Brixworth Country Park to give it imaginative boost.

New adult learning courses4 November 2015
New adult learning courses
The new adult learning brochure is now available.

Free childcare for two year olds4 November 2015
Free childcare for two year olds
If you are the parent or carer of a two year old child and receive certain benefits you could be entitled to free childcare and education

Be Bright, Be Seen3 November 2015
Be Bright, Be Seen: Cycling in winter
This year’s Road Safety Week focuses on getting away from cars and urges you to walk and cycle instead.

School admissions26 October 2015
School admissions applications
Admissions are open for primary school places for September 2016.

Read on!20 October 2015
Help your child to Read On, Get On!
We are supporting a national campaign to raise reading standards in pre-school children.

Browse the online shop19 October 2015
Bring Northamptonshire History Home
The Northamptonshire Archive, based at Wootton Hall Park in Northampton, has launched a range of high quality products featuring selected images from the archive collection.

stay well this winter12 October 2015
Get ready for winter
Cold weather doesn’t have to go hand in hand with illness. Find out what you can do to help you and your loved ones stay well this winter.

foster children21 September 2015
Be a foster carer!
For children in foster care, it’s the little things that mean so much, and by being a foster carer you can make a huge difference to a child’s life.

20 million steps21 September 2015
20 Million Steps
The second annual 20 Million Steps challenge has now ended! Find out the running total.

Young Northants10 September 2015
Young Northants
The new Young Northants website covers everything from health and education advice to information about staying safe and getting out and about.

Project Angel18 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.

be clear on breast cancer16 July 2015
Be clear on breast cancer
1 in 3 women who get breast cancer are over 70 so don’t assume you’re past it.

Youth Ambition Awards8 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.

New website21 May 2015
New website
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.

Superfast broadband12 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.

Winter weather29 January 2015
Winter weather
We will keep this page updated with important information regarding winter weather and its effect on our services.

Flu vaccine14 October 2014
If you're eligible, get the flu vaccine now
Check if you are eligible for a flu vaccine and how to get it.

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