Desborough is a rapidly expanding and changing town situated in Northamptonshire, with 8045 electors (1st February 2016). An additional 700 homes are planned to be provided over the next few years as identified in the Rothwell & Desborough Area Action Plan 2009 produced by Kettering Borough Council. Key sites within the town have also been identified by the Borough Council for regeneration as detailed in the Desborough Urban Design Framework 2004. In addition Desborough "Greenspace" is 22 hectares of land designated as a public open space.Desborough is one of the founding 12 members of the Charter of European Communities and through this has links with 26 other EU members. Through the Desborough and District Twinning Association the town is twinned with Neuville de Poitou in France and with Bievre in Belgium.
Desborough Town Council has committed, on behalf of the town, to the development of aNeighbourhood Plan for Desborough (known as Desborough Town Plan). This plan will help local people shape development within their community and establish general planning policies for the development and use of land in the town.
Desborough Town Council has a small budget for the award of grants which are awarded to local groups annually in May and October.
Congratulations to all and thank you to everyone who helped to make our Community Concert a huge success.
A total of £640 was raised, to be divided equally between Pancreatic Cancer Action and Jumbulance.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 09:52 by James McKechnie
The Councillor Surgery will now take place on Saturday 15th October.
Desborough Town Council would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 10:00 by James McKechnie