2 April 2015
The Youth Ambition Awards are back!
This is your chance to nominate a special young person for an award in recognition of the great things they do either at school, at home or in their local community.
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.
3 March 2015
Race to the Top
We are seeking to make schools in Northamptonshire among the best in the country by 2020 through our Race To The Top strategy.
2 March 2015
Secondary school places offered
If you applied online for your child to start secondary school in September 2015, you can view your child's allocated school from Monday 2nd March.
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.
29 January 2015
Women's Tour 2015
World class cycling returns to Northamptonshire this June with a stage of the 2015 Women's Tour taking place in the county.
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.
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...
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.