The Beckets Park Partnership has been formed with River Nene Regional Park, Northampton Borough Council, Environment Agency, Northamptonshire Enterprise Limited, Northamptonshire County Council and West Northamptonshire Development Corporation.
Northampton's multi-million pound marina officially launched by Environment Agency Chairman. Northampton's flagship marina officially launched Friday 30th March by Environment Agency Chairman Lord Chris Smith.
The Rotary Clubs of Northampton staged their annual Dragon Boat Festival on 17th July 2011 at Midsummer Meadow. The event was being held by Northampton Rotary in support of the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance and other local charities.
This exciting new facility will be at the heart of the Northampton River Festival that will take place in Becket's Park on Sunday the 7th August 2011 to celebrate the River Nene having been navigable for 250 years.