Tuesday, 27 November 2012
Inspiration FM Christmas 2012 and prosperous 2013 from Jerry's Blog, ifm, Inspiration FM radio
Monday, 26 November 2012
A number of residents in Northampton have been evacuated as a precautionary measure due to the flood risk. Please see theNorthampton Borough Council website for updates.
Environment Agency flood warning updates
Reporting flooding on roads
To report road and highway issues as a result of flooding, please visit Street Doctor.
If the fault is categorised as an emergency, our telephone number will be displayed so that you can call us instead. This enables us to prioritise the most dangerous hazards in the county.
Protecting your property / Sandbags
Generally it is the responsibility of the property owner to protect their own property. Some borough or district councils may provide sandbags to aid with this.
Please see the Environment Agency website for further information on protecting your property.
For the latest weather updates, please see the Met Office website.
To find out whether your child's school is closed, please visit the Northamptonshire County Council School Closures page.
Flood advice - dealing with flooding
For advice on how to deal with a flood and how you should report flooding, please Northamptonshire County Council's Flood and Water Management section.
To see how you can protect yourself, your business and your community, visit Northamptonshire County Council's Emergencies section.
Sunday, 25 November 2012
Councillor David Mackintosh (Christmas Light Switch on & Strictly Northampton) (Part 1) Councillor David Mackintosh (Delapre Festival 2013) (Part 2)
Councillor David Mackintosh (Christmas Light Switch on & Strictly Northampton) (Part 1)
Mark Dean chats to Councillor David Mackintosh about the recent Christmas Light Switch on and what events were on including Denise Welch switching the lights on.
David also chats about how rehearsing for Saturday’s “Strictly Northampton” is going. Mark Dean starts by asking David how the Christmas Light Switch on went the other night…
Councillor David Mackintosh (Delapre Festival 2013) (Part 2)
Councillor David Mackintosh also reveals the Paul Weller has been the first act to be confirmed for next year but still remains tight lipped about the other acts so watch this space! Mark starts by asking David to tell us about the festival.
Saturday, 24 November 2012
Northamptonshire County Council have put together a list of information and services that you may find helpful this winter.
Getting out and about
- Adult Learning - check for updates
- Bus maps
- Bus timetables
- Christmas in Northampton (Love Northampton website)
- Events - country parks
- Events - libraries
- Events - Music Service
- Recycling centres - winter opening hours
- Find an approved trader - buy with confidence
- Flu vaccination (NHS Choices website)
- Heating and housing benefits - apply for grants (Gov.UK website)
Formerly located in the Fishmarket on Sheep street, to make way for the new bus station project, the contemporary art gallery has now been relocated to it's new home.
NN, Northampton’s new contemporary art gallery opens Thursday 13 December, 6pm, Number Nine, Guildhall Road, Northampton, NN1 1DEP
NN, the new name and new home for Fishmarket, Northampton’s contemporary art gallery, is opening its doors for its house warming on 13 December at 6pm.
NN house warming celebrations will begin with drinks and nibbles, followed by speeches from funders and major stakeholders. The evening will be accompanied by artist-musicians and celebrate NN’s life at Fishmarket and the transformation of Number Nine Guildhall Road.
The evening will be an opportunity to see the new space and to hear about plans to offer the best of contemporary art, as well as flexible, creative spaces for innovative arts and education projects, artists’ studios meeting rooms as well as off-site programmes.
NN hope to spark debate not only about art itself but also about the role arts and culture is playing in the growth of the town. The gallery looks forward to forging new collaborations for future work within Northampton and also regionally, nationally and internationally.
Please contact email@example.com if you would like to join their celebrations.
Friday, 23 November 2012
Are local councils standing in the way of
businesses growth? Mark Dean finds out more.
Mark starts by asking Andrew to tell us a bit about the ACCAUK organisation….
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Paddy Grady talks to Dr Sarah Schenker about the benefits of coffee can have,
the statistics to how many people drink coffee in the mornings and the healthy
options for coffee.
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Thursday, 22 November 2012
Billing Aquadrome evacuation & Changes to opening times and fitness sessions at Lings Forum, including flood advice!
Wednesday, 21 November 2012
Inspiration FM Abington Park Vets, Northampton Borough Council, What's on Northampton for December/ January 2012/13