Serving the people of Corby

Author: Clerk

Proclamation and wreath laying

Proclamation and wreath laying

Corby Town Council today held an event to read the Proclamation of King Charles III and a ceremony to mark the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. The event was well attended with around 150 people who gathered at the Cube in George Street to mark this historic event. Town Crier Anthony Dady read the Proclamation to the crowds that had gathered. The proclamation of the new Sovereign is a very old tradition... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 11 Sep 2022 17:35 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events

Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

Our thoughts are with the Royal Family following news that Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, has passed away. Tafadzwa Chikoto, Corby Town Mayor paid tribute to the Queen. "Her Majesty has been a huge part of our national identity and it is with great sadness that we heard of her passing. All of our colleagues and staff from across the council join us in passing on our condolences to Her Majesty's family... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 11:47 by Clerk

Tags: Corby

English lessons for Ukrainian refugees to be continued

Cllrs Reuby, Rielly, Armour & Dalziel

Corby Town Councillor's were delighted to join local Ukrainian families at an event on Saturday 3rd September at the Clansman pub, which was supported by Corby Town Council.

The event celebrated the end of the provision of English lessons for Ukrainian refugees who had fled the war in Ukraine and chose Corby as their temporary home. The English lessons will continue with the custodian for the lessons... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 12:38 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, Ukraine

Spirit of Corby nominations open now

Spirit of Corby nominations open now

The Spirit of Corby nominations are now open and we are urging everyone to get involved by nominating a person/team/organisation who have gone the extra mile and made a difference in our town.

Corby Town Councils Events Committee quoted "We are delighted to be able to bring back the Spirit of Corby awards for 2022. The last one was held virtually in 2020/21 by Corby Borough Council and as a newly formed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Aug 2022 15:26 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby, nominations

Spirit of Corby are seeking sponsorship

Spirit of Corby are seeking sponsorship

The Spirit of Corby awards are a celebration of the people of Corby who go above and beyond to inspire and help their community and town.

Corby Town Council are delighted to be able to bring back these awards previously hosted by Corby Borough Council. To qualify, nominees must live or work in Corby.

The Spirit of Corby Awards ceremony will take place on Friday 18th November at the Holiday Inn, Corby.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 14:17 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby, Sponsorship

Corby Town Council celebrates the Lionesses!

We are delighted to offer our huge congratulations to the Lionesses after their historic win against Germany last night.Deputy Mayor, Leanne Buckingham said 'As a sports player myself it was so uplifting to watch the Lionesses achieve the nations dreams in bringing back such a prestigious trophy. This is a perfect launchpad for us all to re-evaluate how we promote and encourage grassroots football... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 17:52 by Clerk

Tags: Events

All England Highland Dancing Championship 2022

All England Highland Dancing Championship 2022

Cllr Martyn Reuby, Cllr Alison Dalziel and Cllr Ross Armour were delighted to attend this years All England Highland Dancing Championships which was held at the Grampion Club over the 9th and 10th July, and welcomed dancers and visitors from all over the UK.

The event which was well attended, relied on sponsorships and volunteers to make it happen under the stewardship of the Amanda Gibson and Amanda... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 09:39 by Clerk

Tags: Events

Florence Fest - White Hart

Cllrs Pengally, Dalziel and Reuby at event

Cllr's Mark Pengelly, Cllr Alison Dalziel and Cllr Martyn Reuby attended The White Hart pub on Sunday 10th June to give their support to the campaign for Corby's own little Florence Bark.

The event named "Florence Fest" raised £4715.00 on the day which will be rounded up to £5000 by the White Hart and donated to the cause.

Cllr Dalziel quoted "We have all been so touched by Florence's story... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 11:12 by Clerk

Tags: Events

Corby Town Council holds its first celebration of Armed Forces Day

Serviceman laying a wreath

Corby Town Council held their very first celebration of Armed Forces Day on Saturday 25th June 2022.

Working with RBL Northants, a service was held at the War Memorial in Corby Old Village which was hosted by Cllr Alison Dalziel.

There were performances from Piper Michelle Murray Jewell, Louise May, Lynnette and Will Ballantyne with reflective words from Rev Paul Frost just before dignitaries from RBL... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 09:16 by Clerk

Tags: Events

Armed Forces Day and Falklands Memorial

Armed Forces Day and Falklands Memorial

You are invited to attend the Armed Forces Day and Falklands Memorial on Saturday 25th June from 11am at the Cenotaph.

Posted: Tue, 21 Jun 2022 12:53 by Clerk

Tags: Events