NORTHAMPTON COUNCIL

NORTHAMPTON: THE MUSEUM SEKHEMKA [AND AN ANONYMOUS COLLECTOR] BUILT

Historian Mike Ingram takes a look at the newly refurbished Northampton Museum and Gallery and asks if the money from the controversial sale of the statue of Sekhemka by...

NORTHAMPTON BOROUGH COUNCIL SAVED BECAUSE OF ITS RECORD ON HERITAGE

Northampton Borough Council's "Green Initiative" at the town's nationally important Eleanor Cross. In an unexpected U-Turn by the...

ELEANOR CROSS CAMPAIGNERS FEAR THEY’VE BEEN HAD [LAND] AS NBC REFUSE TO CONFIRM START DATE FOR REPAIRS

Signs of fresh flaking on the stonework of the Northampton Eleanor Cross pictured on 8 August 2018.     Even...

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE POLITICIANS AND PEOPLE OF NORTHAMPTON AND NORTHAMPTONSHIRE 

The latest heritage scandal to afflict Northampton is over Northampton Borough Council's failure to repair the town's...

E-MAIL APPEARS TO CONTRADICT CLAIM NORTHAMPTON CLLR DID NOT KNOW “INTERPRETATION” OF ELEANOR CROSS REPORT

An e-mail in the possession of thePipeLine appears to show that Northampton Borough Council's Cabinet Member for Regeneration,...

INVESTIGATION: ELEANOR CROSS E-MAILS REVEAL DELAY DITHER AND SPIN AT NORTHAMPTON BOROUGH COUNCIL

Lead Image:  Damage and cracking on the upper level of the Northampton Eleanor Cross By Andy Brockman Northampton Borough Council's already chequered reputation for its competence...

“CURSE OF SEKHEMKA” CLAIMS THIRD VICTIM AS NORTHAMPTON COUNCIL CHIEF QUITS

Egyptian people are devastated by the resignation of Chief Executive David Kennedy from Northampton Council Who can say that there is no Curse of the...

HOW THE NORTHAMPTON BATTLEFIELD SOCIETY CAMPAIGNED TO SAVE ELEANOR CROSS

On the Anniversary of the Battle of Northampton, which was fought on 10 July 1460,  Graham Evans, editor of the Northampton Battlefield Society newsletter, "the...

FEARS NORTHAMPTON SEEKING TO OFFLOAD ELEANOR CROSS AS REPAIR PROCESS GETS UNDERWAY

Nottingham Borough Council opens arboretum on Queen Eleanor Cross           Speaking on BBC Radio Northampton's Breakfast Show, Councillor Tim Hadland, Northampton Borough...

“OK IT’S [SORT OF] OURS” NORTHAMPTON COUNCIL U-TURN ON RESTORATION OF ELEANOR CROSS

Image Courtesy of  Mike Ingram/The Northampton Battlefield Society   Increasingly beleaguered senior councilors and executives at Northampton Borough Council appear to have caved in tonight in...

INDEPENDENT STONE MASON CONCERNED AT STATE OF NORTHAMPTON ELEANOR CROSS

Workers seen cutting grass around the Eleanor Cross on 26 April.   With Northampton Borough Council still refusing to acknowledge that it owns the nationally important...