19 January 2017
Emergency road closure
The A6 between Desborough and the A14 is closed in both directions for emergency investigation and repair work.
13 January 2017
Information about service disruption during winter weather.
13 December 2016
A website designed specifically to help young people aged 11-25 find local services for them and trusted sources of advice.
12 December 2016
Fostering at Christmas
Why our foster carers are encouraging you to find out more about fostering this Christmas.
17 November 2016
Stay well this winter
Stay Well This Winter aims to help people with long-term health conditions and those over 65 prepare for winter and ward off common winter illnesses.
14 November 2016
Northamptonshire Heritage website
Along with its heritage partners, Northamptonshire County Council has recently launched an exciting new website aimed at promoting the heritage of Northamptonshire.
29 September 2016
We need BME foster carers
Did you know almost a quarter of children needing loving foster families are from black and minority ethnic backgrounds?
26 September 2016
20 Million Steps 'x2'
Our 20 Million Steps weekend has now ended. Feeling inspired? Check out our walking section.
16 September 2016
Proud to foster disabled children
Lots of children coming into care have physical and mental disabilities, medical needs and learning difficulties. They need a caring, nurturing home where they can feel safe, wanted, and be given the chances they need to thrive.
9 September 2016
You could be a foster carer
We’re always looking for new foster carers, and this week our campaign focuses on fostering teenagers.
30 August 2016
Our Woods project in Corby
Corby’s "Deep Roots Tall Trees" (DRTT) are set to deliver a major new arts project inspired by Corby’s woodlands.
26 August 2016
Start your adoption story with us
There are over 1000 children in care across Northamptonshire now, and many of these are waiting for loving, permanent homes.
23 February 2016
Adult Learning summer programme now open!
We’re now taking bookings for adult learning courses with starting dates from April to July. Search our huge online catalogue and find something that’s right for you, for work, for life, and for wellbeing.
11 February 2016
Think you have the flu?
Colds and flu share some of the same symptoms but are caused by different viruses.
4 January 2016
We need foster carers!
We have launched an urgent appeal for foster carers after the number of children in care in the county has reached a record high
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.
10 November 2015
Are you in to win?
Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is rewarding food waste recyclers with a new competition.
4 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
19 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.
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.