Wellingborough Council History:
Similar to most council institutions in England, the history of Wellingborough Council started on April 1st, 1974. It was formed under the Local Government Act 1972 followed by the amalgamation of Wellingborough Rural District and Wellingborough Urban District. The council is named after a prosperous town of Wellingborough.
Interestingly, the council is called ‘Borough Council of Wellingborough’, not ‘Wellingborough Borough Council’ and no one really know the reason why.
Wellingborough Borough Council:
The distance between Kettering and Borough Council of Wellingborough is 9.5 miles (17 mins) via the A509 route. Within the vicinity, Wellingborough is the largest significant town of Borough of Wellingborough, which could be the possible reason why the council is named after it. Some of the Settlements and parishes in Borough of Wellingborough are:
- Mears Ashby
In March 2018, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government released an independent report that proposed two new unitary authorities for amalgamation in the Northamptonshire, UK. These two authorities will overtake the existing districts and councils. These authorities will include the following areas:
- Unitary Authority 1: Daventry, Northampton and South Northamptonshire Districts
- Unitary Authority 2: Corby, Kettering, East Northamptonshire, and Wellingborough Districts
Borough Council of Wellingborough Responsibilities:
Borough Council in Wellingborough, England has responsibilities to look after the following services:
- Leisure Services and Culture
- Planning and Development
- Housing and Communities
- Business Rates
- Council Tax
- Bin Collection and Recycling
- Health, Education, and Learning
- Jobs and Careers
- Public Transportation
- Advice and Assistance
The Borough Council of Wellingborough covers approximately 62.9 sq. miles where more than 78,900 preeminent locals live happily.
How Can I Get to Borough Council of Wellingborough?
Getting to and from Borough Council of Wellingborough is cheap and safe only if the interested travellers use the following Wellingborough travel guide for travelling to and from Wellingborough Borough Council by Wellingborough local transportation.
Travel to Borough Council of Wellingborough by Train – Use the following Wellingborough train stations nearest to Borough Council of Wellingborough to travel to it by train: Wellingborough Railway Station (NN8 1NA).
Travel to Borough Council of Wellingborough by Bus/Coach – Use the following Wellingborough bus stations nearest tow Borough of Wellingborough to reach the council by bus or coach: Swanspool House (NN8 1BS), Swanspool House (NN8 1BP), Sheep St Stop H (NN8 1BL), and Castle Way Stop G.
Travel to Borough Council of Wellingborough by Taxis – Premier Taxis Kettering offers exclusive Wellingborough taxis to and from Borough Council of Wellingborough 24 hours a day. You can book a taxi to Wellingborough Council office to and from anywhere in Northamptonshire, England.
Contact Details of Borough Council of Wellingborough:
- Borough Council of Wellingborough Address – Swanspool House, Doddington Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, UK
- Borough Council of Wellingborough Postcode – NN8 1BP
- Borough Council of Wellingborough Contact Number – +44 1933 229777
- Borough Council of Wellingborough Opening Hours – 8 AM to 6 PM (Monday to Friday), closed on Saturday & Sunday