Northampton-based energy firm wins recognition

November 13, 2017 by  

Northampton’s Opus Energy has received recognition for the strength of its brand.

Opus Energy came a creditable sixth in a brand study conducted by Kantar Millward Brown (KMB). This performance means that [Read more]

Silverstone to welcome British Fireworks Championship winners

October 20, 2017 by  

This year’s November 5th celebrations at Silverstone are set to include a demonstration from Fantastic Fireworks, winners of the British Fireworks Championships.

Silverstone will revel in watching the demonstrations light up the skies in a feast of [Read more]

Bright Horizons shines its light on Northampton refuge

September 16, 2017 by  

The Bright Horizons Foundation for Children opened its latest Bright Space at Eve’s domestic violence refuge, located in Northamptonshire, on 18th August.

The Bright Space, designed by children residing at the refuge, has given [Read more]

University opens £6.5m biomass energy hub

August 17, 2017 by  

The University of Northampton has recently opened a £6.5m biomass energy facility.

Sustainable energy firm Vital Energi designed the 1MW centre to produce fewer emissions than [Read more]

Local outreach group recognised with educational award

July 17, 2017 by  

A hospital education unit dedicated to young people and children unable to go to school as a result of health problems has [Read more]

Drink driving awareness campaign underway

June 10, 2017 by  

Northampton Police are involved in a campaign, which began on the 1st June, to reduce the number of incidents of driving while under the influence of drugs and alcohol in the UK.

Last year saw [Read more]

Northampton cultural centre gets seal of approval

May 20, 2017 by  

A conversion proposal for a Grade II listed ironworks, along with a number of derelict properties, has been granted planning permission for the development of a local cultural centre.

Vulcan Works will be converted into [Read more]

Straw-free policy for local pub chain

April 21, 2017 by  

The Navigation Inn, a pub in Thrupp Wharf near Northampton, has banned plastic drinking straws as part of an environmental initiative by owners Oakman Inns.

The ban coincides with Earth Day, which takes place on [Read more]

Students organise fundraising music event

March 24, 2017 by  

Final year students from the University of Northampton are busy organising an all-day music event to help raise funds for the Northampton Music Festival in June.

The NMFusion event is scheduled for [Read more]

New college campus for Daventry students

February 23, 2017 by  

Northampton College has opened a new facility in Daventry with hopes that it will provide a spring-board for students to [Read more]

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