Leisure and entertainment

Check out Northamptonshire County Council’s Events Calendar to see what is happening at your local library​

Travel resources

Air timetable

​Airlines, airports and air information.

Bus timetables: Northamptonshire

​Bus timetables for Brackley, Corby, Daventry, Kettering, Northampton, Oundle, Thrapston, Towcester, Wellingborough and surrounding villages.

European rail timetables

​National timetables for European countries.

Eurostar

​Plan and book your trip on the Eurostar.

National Express

​Book tickets and get times for coach travel in UK and to Europe.

National Rail: enquiries

​Get train times, book tickets and check that your train is running on time.

The AA

​Get directions, traffic updates, as well as find and book accommodation online.

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Tourism resources

Campsites Europe

​Guide to nearly 10,000 campsites in Europe.

Foreign and Commonwealth office: travel advice

​The Government's advice service for British citizens visiting countries abroad.

Inland waterways

​A-Z listing of the main navigable waterways in Great Britain.

Lonely Planet

​Online version of these popular travel guides.

Northamptonshire: Britain's best surprise

​Guide to attractions in Northamptonshire.

This is Kettering

Guide to the borough of Kettering.

Visit Britain

​Official tourist guide to Britain.

Visit England

​Official tourist guide to England.

Visit Northamptonshire

​Your guide to visiting, exploring and staying in Northamptonshire.

Weather: Northamptonshire

​Daily forecast from Pitsford Hall Weather Station. The website also contains climatological records for Northamptonshire dating from 1998.

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