Northampton is a large county town, (Northamptonshire) in the East Midlands region of the UK. It lies on the River Nene, situated about 67 miles (108 km) north-west of London and around 50 miles (80 km) south-east of Birmingham.


With a population of 212,100 recorded in the 2011 census, Northampton is one of the largest urban centres in the United Kingdom without city status and is the most popular non-metropolitan district of England.

  • Northampton has a thriving town centre and is famous for its high quality shoe manufacturers and now has a New University.

  • Sol Central is also benefiting from the redevelopment works at the Train Station following a multi million pound investment.

Other businesses in the town centre include Primark, Nando’sHouse of Fraser and Toys R Us.

The town is famous for its strong entertainment offer and has great clubs and entertainment businesses including The Picture DromeNB’s and Fever.

Northampton also is home to the Saints, a world class Rugby team!