Shop local this Christmas

This Christmas it’s all about shopping local, supporting your community and the independent businesses that have been here for us throughout the year.


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About Northampton

Welcome to Northampton, a town with a rich and varied history, fascinating old buildings, ancient churches, unique locations and a wide array of attractions for all the family.


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Explore Northampton's Shoemaking heritage

Northampton is famous for its high-class shoes and boots, and although manufacturing is nowhere near on the same scale it once was, its stock remains high. The town is still home to many worldwide brands of boots and shoes, among them Church’s, Tricker’s, Jeffery-West, Crockett and Jones, and Edward Green.


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Explore Northampton

Explore Northampton like never before with Northampton Borough Council’s augmented reality app available on both iOS and Android devices and enables residents to explore the town through highly interactive digital experiences.