Wellingborough (/ˈwɛlɪŋbərə/ WEL-ing-bər-ə) is a large shout from the rooftops town in the Wellingborough district of Northamptonshire, England, 11 miles (18 km) from Northampton on the north side of the River Nene.
Originally named “Wendelingburgh” (the stronghold of Wændel’s people), the Anglo-Saxon treaty is mentioned in the Domesday Book as “Wendelburie”. The town was approved a royal publicize charter in 1201 by King John.
At the 2011 census, the town had a population of 49,128. The Borough Council of Wellingborough has its offices in the town centre. The town is twinned later than Niort in France, and later than Wittlich in Germany.
The town is predicted to accumulate by 30 per cent below the Milton Keynes South Midlands (MKSM) study, and the doling out has identified Wellingborough as one of several towns in Northamptonshire where deposit in jobs and housing will be directed. The area will see an auxiliary of around 10,000 homes by 2031, mainly to the east of the town. Wellingborough, along taking into account Corby and Kettering together comprise the core of the North Northamptonshire mass area, coordinated by the North Northamptonshire Joint Planning and Delivery. The town as well as has a growing commuter population as it is upon the Midland Main Line railway, operated by East Midlands Railway, with trains to London St Pancras International taking below an hour, and an interchange next Eurostar services.