About NorthAmpton

Town of Northampton

Northampton is a local government district in Northamptonshire, a large market town in the East Midlands region in central England. The district has a population of 205,000, making it the UK’s fourth largest town without official city status, after Reading, Dudley and Warrington. It is situated. Northampton, traditionally known for its shoemaking and other leather related industries, has now developed into an important regional business centre for many of Britain’s top companies, due largely to its unbeatable geographical location, (67 miles (108 km) north of London). In recent years over 200 companies, including 70 from overseas have moved into the town including National Panasonic, Wells Soft Drinks, Barclays Head Office, Avon Cosmetics, Carlsberg-Tetley and British Timken. Others that have joined them are Coca Cola Schweppes, MFI, Scholl, Tesco, Black and Decker, Nationwide.

Derngate & Royal Theatre

Northampton Entertainment

Northampton features two main theatres, the Derngate and the Royal Theatre. The Derngate has a wide range of artists performing, from National Orchestra’s, touring theatre company’s from abroad as well as productions featuring local groups. Most events tend to be just one or two night shows, except for the Pantomime which runs for an extended period over Christmas and the New Year. The Royal Theatre, on the other hand, will have a smaller number of productions that tend to run for longer. These are typically plays that are being performed by touring artists.

Northampton's Public Services

Northamptonshire is well served as far as information available on the Internet is concerned about Local Government. Northamptonshire Police also operate their own site, providing information about Policing in the community. if you’re interested in finding out a bit more about the history of Northampton there are two museums, Abington and the Central Museum you can visit.

Abington Museum

How to Move to Northampton

People from Northampton often use Hunts International services because they has been in the industry for a very long time. They provide a start to finish service to move things to and from Northampton to anywhere in the world especially removals to France.

Art and Craft's

Traditionally hand crafted family heirloom’s made locally by (UK) Rocking Horses. West Northants Artists is a group of local painters,some of whose pictures are featured.Little Angels is a local business specialising in Christening Wear, made to order.


Northampton has a number of major ‘chain’ hotels in the town, but there are also quite a few excellent single-owner Hotels and Bed & Breakfast establishments. Within very reasonable distances from the Town Centre there are also quite a number of Farmhouses offering Bed & Breakfast. Not to mention the comfort lying on riser and recliner chairs of Grosvenor Mobility company.

Clubs & Societies

Northants IVC is a non-profit making activity club, providing its members with a wide variety of social, recreational, cultural and sporting activities in a friendly, relaxed environment. You need to know PODS, home of Northamptonshire Flyball.  

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Restaurants in Northampton

When you are at North Hampton, these are a couple of spots where you could attempt great nourishment at a reasonable cost. Interested? Let’s find out the names. Amanouz Cafe. Phenomenal Moroccan sustenance, exceptionally modest. Pleasant individuals, little yet comfortable and bona fide air....

Here Is What We Know About North Hampton

Northamptonshire has constantly held solid connections with the respectability and its legacy of lovely stately homes and gardens. Offering an awesome family day out, the place is never in short of satisfaction for anybody. For the individuals who appreciate a somewhat speedier pace, the principal...

Senior Schools and Colleges

This section contains information about Senior Schools and Colleges in Northampton and the surrounding area.

The purpose of this website is to provide information about Northampton (UK) of interest to local inhabitants, and also people coming to visit the area.