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Northampton marmalade maker celebrates success after winning award in global competition

A Northampton preserves company is toasting their success after receiving the bronze food award at the 12th World’s Original Marmalade Awards in Cumbria.

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Special report: Children tucking into lunchboxes with double their daily sugar intake

Special report: Children tucking into lunchboxes with double their daily sugar intake

Children are tucking into lunchboxes containing more than double their daily sugar intake, a study has found.

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Dairy Milk is top of the Easter chocs in Northamptonshire - but do you agree?

Dairy Milk is top of the Easter chocs in Northamptonshire - but do you agree?

As the Easter eggs roll onto the shelves, old favourite Cadbury’s Dairy Milk has been named as Northamptonshire most popular chocolate bar, beating Ferrero Rocher into second place and soaring away from Snickers, Galaxy and Caramac which make up the top five.

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Jonathan Ross presents award to Peter Borg-Neal, CEO Oakman Inns

Company in charge of popular Northamptonshire pub adds to list of accolades at industry “Oscars”

Oakman Inns, the operators of The Navigation at Thrupp Wharf, Cosgrove, has scooped another pair of gongs at the Publican Awards 2017.

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A Northampton pub has launched a free app so customers can avoid the bar and order food and drink straight to their table. Google Maps

Northampton pub launches free app so customers can avoid the bar and order food and drink straight to their table

Forget queuing at the bar, a Northampton pub has launched a free 'Order & Pay' iPhone and android app, so food can be now be delivered directly to customer's tables.
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The Moon on the Square pub will close in less than two weeks time, owners have announced.

Northampton Market Square pub will close in less than two weeks

A pub in the Northampton Market Square will close in less than two weeks, owners have said.
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Brits tuck into 100 million takeaways and ready meals every week

Brits tuck into 100 million takeaways and ready meals every week

At least 79 million ready meals and 22 million takeaways and fast-food and meals are eaten weekly by adults in the UK, according to a new report.

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Officers found a sticky trap with cockroaches on it, some of which were still alive

Daventry restaurant fined after cockroaches found on premises

A Daventry restaurant was handed a large fine after health inspectors found an infestation of cockroaches on its premises last year.

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VIDEO: New York style pizza bar to open doors to Northampton residents this month... but the location is a top secret

A Brooklyn-inspired restaurant dedicated to pizza and lager is set to open in Northampton town centre.
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Big news for Nandos fans

Nando’s launch their hottest sauce ever

Chicken chain Nando’s are to test the tastebuds of their local clientele, with their hottest sauce yet.

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How will you eat your pancakes today?

12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Get the lemons, sugar and chocolate sauce in - because pancake day is here!

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Oakman Inns Best Improvers and Shakers

Popular pub restaurant firm named in top 10 best companies to work for in UK

Oakman Inns & Restaurants has had its exceptional staff policies and HR record recognised in the influential Sunday Times 100 Best Companies Awards 2017.

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Do you know someone who drinks more than 7 pints a week?

Men who sup more than seven pints of beer a week for several years ‘raise heart disease risk’

Men who drink more than a pint of beer a day over several years may increase their risk of heart disease by prematurely ageing their arteries, new research suggests.

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The Plough receiving their award

Northamptonshire pub celebrates increased trade

With the dark winter nights and post-Christmas bills to pay, the first couple of months of a New Year can be a tough time for eateries looking to tempt diners off their comfy sofas to spend a few pennies!

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Bella the MYO Streetfood van

Refreshments now arriving at Long Buckby Station

Long Buckby Station is finally set to get an upgrade – with a hot food and drink service set to start.

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The Baker's Arms will go on freehold sale, meaning it could be developed and no longer be a pub.

Villagers fear they will lose 'identity' as Northampton pub put up for sale

A Northamptonshire village is worried it is losing its identity as one of its pubs goes on sale.
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The King William IV, often called the King Billy, closed down shortly after Christmas.

Councillor laments closure of Northampton watering hole as 'a village pub like you don't see anymore.'

A Northampton pub has closed its doors for the last time.
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Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet toothed latte or flat white drinkers drink the same amount of calories as three-and-a half cans of Coke, nutritionists said.

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Would you and your mates go on a Great British Bake Off stag do?

Would you and your mates go on a ‘Great British Bake Off’ stag do?

Grooms-to-be have started going on alternative stag-dos - where they are taught how to BAKE CAKES by stars from the Great British Bake Off.

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A former derelict pub is set to become a new retail unit

Former derelict pub to become new retail unit in Northampton

The demolition of a former Northampton pub will make way for a new shop area and flats, proposals reveal.
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