Northampton is the county town of Northamptonshire, located in the East Midlands of England, with an estimated population of 225,000.
Northampton has one of the largest and most historic market squares in England, dating back as far as 1235. With 2 further shopping centres in the town centre, you can’t fail to find a great purchase, with all the major department stores and a selection of individual speciality shops too.
There are over 170 parks and open spaces surrounding the area and a selection of events that happen throughout the year; these include the Northampton Carnival, the Beer Festival, the Dragonboat Race, the Umbrella Fair, Diswalis celebrations and St Crispins Fair. It’s fair to say there’s something for everyone happening all year round!