Resources

Below you will find a list of key organisations, campaigns and events in Northamptonshire. Do you think we have missed one? Please email us on hello@nnbn.co.uk

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

NNBN

NNBN

Proven support for businesses, charities and organisations across Northamptonshire.

Northamptonshire Chamber

Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce

The Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce sits at the heart of a unique network of businesses stretching across the whole county. Collectively our members employ in the region of one third of the entire county’s workforce which makes us one of the largest business support organisations in the region.

BIPC Northamptonshire

Business & IP Centre Northamptonshire

As part of the British Library National Network the Business & IP Centre Northamptonshire is leading a revolution by inspiring a thriving community of new and existing business owners. It is free to join and open to everyone. And it is transforming the way ideas grow into successful businesses.

Digital Northants

Digital Northants

Digital Northants is a collaboration between local digital businesses, the University of Northampton and local councils designed to support digital innovation in Northamptonshire.

Discover Northamptonshire

Discover Northamptonshire

We are a sustainable and engaging culture, tourism and heritage organisation. Our goal is to shine a light on the outstanding assets we have within Northamptonshire, whilst protecting and preserving our heritage and culture for future generations.

NORTH NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

Love Corby

Love Corby

Love Corby is an online portal supported by a not for profit consortium of Corby businesses to promote Corby and the surrounding areas.

North Northamptonshire Council

North Northamptonshire Council Business Support

Business support from North Northamptonshire Council.

NNSEN

North Northants Social Enterprise Network

We are here to CONNECT, SUPPORT and PROMOTE social enterprises across North Northamptonshire – Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough, East Northants and the surrounding area.

NN Business Support

NN Business Support

North Northamptonshire Council’s business support programme for all businesses and entrepreneurs based in North Northamptonshire.

Hi Street

North Northamptonshire’s Hi Street! Campaign

North Northamptonshire is home to many small towns which make great destinations for shopping, socialising, eating out and treating yourself.

Oundle Business Association

Oundle Business Association

Our vision is that the Association shall strive to care for the interests of the community and the commercial wellbeing of the Town of Oundle and its surrounding villages. We aim to do this by looking after the interests of our members, encouraging trade between member businesses and seeking inward investment to The Town.

WENCC

Wellingborough & East Northants Chamber of Commerce

The Wellingborough & East Northants Chamber of Commerce was founded over 75 years ago and was formed to represent the interests and aspirations of local businesses. In 2019 the Chamber expanded to include East Northamptonshire, including Higham Ferrers, Irthlingborough, Oundle, Raunds, Rushden and Thrapston.

WEST NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

West Northamptonshire Council

West Northamptonshire Council Business Support

Business support from West Northamptonshire Council.

WNSET

West Northamptonshire Social Enterprise Towns

Our Vision is to be a centre of excellence in social enterprise, to be a voice for the growth of West Northamptonshire’s vibrant, existing social enterprise sector and an advocate of the positive social, economic, environmental and cultural impact it makes.

Brackmills BID

Brackmills BID (Business Improvement District)

Brackmills Industrial Estate is the premier business and logistics park in the country.

Northampton BID

Northampton BID (Business Improvement District)

In March 2021, businesses voted YES to renewing the BID for five more years until 2026.

Northampton Town Centre businesses voted YES to becoming a Business Improvement District (BID) in 2011, and in October 2015 and March 2021 businesses voted YES to renewing the BID.

Northampton Forward

Northampton Forward

Formed in 2019 Northampton Forward is a public and private sector partnership established with two aims:

  • to co-ordinate and drive forward the regeneration and economic growth within Northampton
  • establish and deliver the strategic vision for Northampton Town Centre

It is made up of key partners across the town who all share the same vision.

Silverstone Technology Cluster

Silverstone Technology Cluster

The Silverstone Technology Cluster (STC) was founded to help companies in and around Silverstone make money, increase their profits and grow. We are not-for-profit, industry and technology agnostic and – through our members – we increase the value of the local economy.

BUSINESS AWARDS

NNBN Awards

NNBN Awards

Recognising and celebrating the innovative, hard working and enterprising businesses, charities and organisations within Northamptonshire.

Northamptonshire Business Awards

Northamptonshire Business Awards

The Northamptonshire Business Awards recognise and celebrate the very best in Northamptonshire business.

These prestigious awards are open to all businesses across the region and are presented to businesses that have clearly demonstrated all-round business excellence in a range of areas.

Northamptonshire Business Excellence Awards

Northamptonshire Business Excellence Awards

The Northamptonshire Business Excellence Awards recognise exceptional businesses and business people, from global companies based locally to exciting new ventures on the up.

Food and Drink Awards

Northamptonshire Food and Drink Awards

A celebration and recognition of excellence within Northamptonshire’s food and drink sector.

Northamptonshire Logistics Awards

Northamptonshire Logistics Awards

The Northamptonshire Logistics Awards were created to celebrate the success of everyone, at every level working in a key sector in the county, and bringing together that celebration into one event.

NATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation exists to shortcut your route to trusted business support.

fsb

Federation of Small Businesses

We offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice heard in government.