Life in Northampton
Northampton is in the very heart of England and is surrounded by some of the most popular tourist attractions in the whole country. You’ll never run out of things to do!
A number of world-leading brands are based in Northampton, including Avon, Barclaycard and Carlsberg. It may be possible to apply for a part-time job at these companies to boost your CV and increase your employability after graduation.
Bicester Village, the world famous shopping outlet, is just a short distance away. Get up to 60% off on Prada, Gucci, Jimmy Choo and hundreds of other luxury brands.
Northampton is home to Silverstone, the racing track of the Formula 1 British Grand Prix. There are also some of the UK’s champion rugby and cricket teams in Northampton.
The best of British
Check out the 1000-year-old castles nearby and some of the most beautiful countryside and lakes in the whole of the UK. Northamptonshire is also home to the childhood estate of Princess Diana.
Northampton is in the very centre of the country, less than an hour from London, Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge. You will never be short of places to go and things to see.