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Reading of the proclamation in Kettering

The official proclamation of the new Sovereign, King Charles III, will be read out by the Mayor of Kettering, Cllr Keli Watts on Sunday 11 September.

The event will begin at 2:30pm in the town's Market Place and all members of the public are welcome to attend.

After the reading of the official proclamation, the Mayor, councillors and civic dignitaries will process to the front of the council offices... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 12:51 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: News

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 1926-2022

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 1926-2022

Statement from The Mayor of Kettering Town Council, Councillor Keli Watts

Condolence Letter On The Death Of The Sovereign

As we learn of the sad news that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has passed away, the thoughts of the people of Kettering are with the Royal Family as they grieve for their Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother.

The Queen demonstrated extraordinary dedication and commitment to duty... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 20:10 by Emma Dezelu

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Street Food Saturday 30th July 2022

There will be lots of free and fun activities this Saturday in the Market Place as part of Streetfood Saturdays! Please come down and enjoy the atmosphere – along with some amazing street food, sweets, free music, games, arts and crafts, vintage fair, face painting, stocks and sponges and so much more!

Posted: Fri, 29 Jul 2022 13:55 by Martin Hammond

Tags: Community, Events, News, Social Media

Sirens On the Square

Sirens On the Square

Join us on the afternoon of 30th July for a showcase of local female songwriters on Kettering Market Place, - part of Street Food Saturday

13.00 The Fed Sisters

13.35 Mae Stephens

14.25 Steph Ashcroft

15.20 Amii Dawes Trio

Posted: Mon, 25 Jul 2022 16:36 by Martin Hammond

Tags: Events

Covid Booster Jabs available in Kettering

Grab a Covid Jab – no booking required

The Public Health Mobile Vaccination Service will be at the following locations:

Wednesday 27-Jul-22 10am - 4pm The Crescents Community Centre, Laburnum Crescent, Kettering NN16 9PH

1st and 2nd doses for all aged 5 years upwards, and Boosters for all eligible groups

For ages 18+ your 2nd dose must be at least 8 weeks after your 1st dose. If under 18, your 2nd... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 13:54 by Martin Hammond

Tags: Health

Town projects awarded thousands in funding

Town projects awarded thousands in funding

Community grants worth £15,000 have been given out to groups and organisations running projects in Kettering.

Kettering Town Council has a pot of cash to give out to community and voluntary organisations, registered charities and to other bodies.

The first round of applications opened in the spring and ended in May, with town councillors agreeing to share the full £15,000 between: Kettering... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 09:59 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: Community, Grants, News

Are you the next Olympic champion?

Are you the next Olympic champion?

Could you be our the next Team GB skateboarding champion?

Kettering Skate Jam is a day of coaching and competition for skateboarders of all ages and abilities.

Come along to Kettering Skatepark from10am Wednesday 17 August, and show us your skills.

The day starts with coaching in the morning and in the afternoon there's a chance to showcase your talents and compete in a fun contest with prizes.

The event... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 12:05 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: News, events

Bands In The Park is back!

Bands In The Park in Kettering

MUSIC will fill the air in Kettering this summer as the town council's Bands in the Parks season gets under way.

The programme will see a live band performing on Sunday afternoons throughout the summer – and it's free for everyone to enjoy.

The first group to perform at the bandstand in Rockingham Road Pleasure Park will be the Dave Parker Jazz band on Saturday 2 July as part of Kettfest while... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 14:11 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: Events

Street Food Saturdays come to Kettering

Street Food Saturdays come to Kettering

Street Food Saturdays will be coming to Kettering town centre this summer with a series of events.

Vendors will be taking over the Market Place for the last Saturday of the month, with a range of stalls.

Each Saturday will have a theme with activities and the first one is a family-friendly day All About Fun and Games.

Food on offer will include tacos, Indian snacks, Jamaican food, vegan snacks and more... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jun 2022 14:07 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: Events

Kettering Town Lottery first draw

Kettering Town Lottery first draw

Support your town with our weekly lottery!Our community lottery is now up and running and the first draw is Friday 10 June. It costs just £1 per entry and funds will go towards health and wellbeing, help for those with housing problems and making Kettering a greener place to live, work and visit.The draw is weekly, with a possible first prize of £25,000 and second prize of £1,000.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Jun 2022 15:19 by Emma Dezelu

Tags: News, Town Lottery

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