Community and living news
Published 9th May 13
A new block has been added to the timeline on Market Place to commemorate the Olympic Torch's visit in 2012
Published 20th February 13
The Council is launching a public consultation on Wednesday 20th February into the proposals for the improvements of High Street and Gold Street.
Published 8th February 13
Consultation begins on Kettering Borough's first Neighbourhood Plan Area Designation
Published 2nd October 12
Choose from an International Trampolinist, Heptathlon Champion, Team GB Archer and Paralympic Tennis player!! Voting closes at Midnight on Tues 30th Oct 2012.
Published 27th September 12
Free Junior ‘come & have a go’ event being held by Kettering Hockey Club on Sunday 30th September from 10am – 12pm for anyone aged 18 & under.
Published 27th September 12
Due to essential maintenance, the Water Feature on the Kettering Market Place will close on Thursday 27th September 2012. It is estimated that the maintenance will take approximately a week.
Published 30th August 12
Kettering's Pleasure Park on Rockingham Road has just been shortlisted as only 1 of 36 in the entire country to potentially win £30,000, and YOUR FACEBOOK votes count!!
Published 20th July 12
Sun, Sea and Summer Celebrations! Kettering by the Sea returns for 4 weeks with a fantastic line up of activities.
Published 21st May 12
Meet at Desborough Leisure Centre car park at 10am on Saturday 26th May for the first of a series of nature events at Stanwick Lakes!
Published 18th May 12
Friends of Rockingham Road Pleasure Park have postponed the volunteer day planned for this Sunday 20th May 2012. Oak tree planting will now take place in late October.
Published 20th April 12
Are you 16 - 19 years old and looking for a job or training but haven’t yet found the perfect job? Are you due to finish your education and want to see the opportunities available to you?
Published 16th April 12
Tresham College has been announced as the first College in Northants to become a Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Provider, enabling young entrepreneurs in the area to realise their potential.
Published 28th March 12
Local Development Framework
Published 27th February 12
Kettering Borough Council needs your views on all community facilities in the Borough!
Published 30th January 12
Want to find some easy, healthy and affordable cooking ideas?
Published 18th January 12
The Council reveals what visitors can expect to see over the next 12 months.
Published 12th January 12
Visitors to Kettering Council's Santa's Grotto have raised a total of £415 for local charities.
Published 23rd November 11
Kettering Borough Council has allocated nearly £4,000 from its Capital Programme to renovate the dilapidated timber fencing to the main gateway of Northfield Avenue Allotments, near the railway bridge
Published 27th October 11
Christmas at Kettering is just around the corner as the Council put the finishing touches to their biggest festive line up.
Published 5th October 11
The Employment Support Fair will provide you with a place to meet agencies and employers that can assist you with getting back into work.
Published 6th September 11
A host of professional performers will be taking over the Market Place this Saturday as they look to thrill, intrigue and excite the crowds on the last day of Kettering's Summer Celebration
Published 5th May 11
Tresham will be celebrating the 20th Adult Learners' Week by holding a variety of taster sessions to highlight how you're never too old to learn!
Published 23rd March 11
Sessions will include painting like Picasso, jewellery making, sock monkey workshops and paper sculpture.
Published 7th March 11
Young people in Kettering are being given the chance to perform at Dance Challenge™ which will arrive in Kettering at the Lighthouse Theatre on Friday 18th March 2011.
Published 19th January 11
Kettering Borough Council will host a flag hoisting ceremony in front of the Municipal Offices to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.
Published 9th December 10
Looking for that special gift the Christmas? Come and browse original, independent one off stalls this Christmas at Kettering's Market Place on Sunday 12 Dec.
Published 22nd November 10
The magic of Aladdin switches on Kettering's Christmas lights
Published 28th October 08
A new community based website for Burton Latimer has been developed by a local resident.
Published 26th October 08
A £12 million redevelopment of Kettering town centre has begun, starting with a £2.2 million investment in the Market Place.
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