Discover Northamptonshire - About
Northamptonshire will raise your expectations and lift your spirit
Only an hour away from London and close to international airports. Northamptonshire is a place with beautiful countryside, a rich tradition and heritage and charming stone villages. Our vast rural landscape is quintessentially English and brimming with character.
Situated in the middle of England, Northamptonshire is by no means average
Enjoy Motoring Heaven and the thrill of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone or simple relaxation at Althorp, Ancestral home to Diana Princess of Wales.
Visit for a week with the family or a long weekend without them Northamptonshire's relaxed, friendly charm can soothe even the most furrowed of brows - your short break will relax and refresh you.
And there's plenty for you to sink your teeth into - try some of our county's culinary delights.