The seaside has arrived in Northampton today (Thursday) with the opening of a beach in the town centre.
Enjoy all the fun of the seaside with sand, deckchairs, children’s rides and attractions in the Market Square.
The beach will be open seven days a week from 10.30am to 5.30pm weather permitting from today until August 31.
On Saturday there will be a variety of entertainment in the town centre as part of the borough council’s annual summer entertainment programme.
A bandstand has also been installed in the middle of Abington Street outside the Grosvenor Centre that will host a number of perfromances of live music by local bands throughout the next six weeks.
Visit www.northampton.gov.uk/summer-events for more information about what’s on.