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Wellingborough’s Medieval Festival set to be ‘biggest and best’ yet.

This year’s “biggest and best” Medieval Festival will transport Wellingborough back to the Middle Ages with knights on horseback, ferret racing and magic shows set to create an action-packed weekend. A collection of colourful characters, including an Executioner, a Barber Surgeon...

Continental market move described as ‘catastrophic’ by members of Wellingborough’s business community

The decision not to allow a continental market to take place in its usual spot in Wellingborough this month has been described as a ‘catastrophic’ by members of the town’s business community. John Cable, executive director of Wellingborough BID, received the...

Christmas safety campaign launched in Wellingborough

People on their Christmas parties or out for festive drinks in Wellingborough are being urged to think ‘safety’ as part of a town-wide campaign. The Stay SAFE initiative has been launched in partnership with the Wellingborough Business Improvement District (BID) and Sanjai...

Christmas spirit alive in Wellingborough as thousands flock to lights switch-on

Christmas spirit was in full flow in Wellingborough when thousands gathered to witness the start of the festive period in the town. The lights were switched on during a special party held in Market Street on Saturday, November 26, with Santa the guest of honour. Children played...

All we want for Christmas… is you to come to Wellingborough

  Wellingborough will be filled with joy and cheer when the Christmas lights get turned on later this month. Special guest Santa Claus is coming to town on Saturday, November 26 to help spread the magic of Christmas. The famous man in red will mark the start of the festive...

Winter wonderland for Wellingborough’s Christmas lights switch-on

Wellingborough will be whisked into a winter wonderland later this month as the town gears up for Christmas. Santa Claus is coming to town on Saturday, November 28, as part of Wellingborough’s festive celebrations. Father Christmas will arrive on his sleigh pulled by...