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Travel: Walking the latest UNESCO World Heritage destination

Britain's stunning Lake District gained UNESCO World Heritage status just a couple of weeks ago which positions it with other ‘must see’ iconic outdoor destinations such as the Grand Canyon and Great Barrier Reef. So why not actively seek out the joys of its lakes, mountains and fells on a Chapters Experience Holiday?

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Franklin's Gardens are trying to extend their opening hours for non-rugby days.

Northampton Saints applies to serve booze until 2am - but only when there's no rugby

The home of Northampton Saints is trying to permanently extend its opening hours - but only for non-club events.

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Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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Mr Abdul Ali and Mr Mohammod Ali with their award.

Balti Central's named as Northampton's best curry house by Chronicle readers

The Chronicle & Echo's readers have crowned a Northampton town centre restaurant as their Curry House of the Year 2017.

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SMIDS Peter Borg-Neal, CEO Oakman Inns with some of his team

Oakman Inns pub operator gets Royal seal of approval

What do Oakman Inns, Waitrose, Barclays, BAe and the Co-Op all have in common?

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Brand choices such as Coke or Pepsi ‘can break up relationships’

Brand choices such as Coke or Pepsi ‘can break up relationships’

Preferring Pepsi to Coke or McDonald’s to Burger King could doom your relationship, according to new research.

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Meg a Man Legacy 2 features the series from 7 through to 10

Console Corner: Mega Man Legacy 2 review

It’s Mega Man, just not so... mega

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50 nuggets of wisdom every parent should pass on to their kids

50 nuggets of wisdom every parent should pass on to their kids

Parents hand down the same 29 nuggets of wisdom to their children that their own parents did - including ‘get an education’ and ‘always try your best’.

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A glass of wine or pint of beer a day ‘can help people to live longer’

A glass of wine or pint of beer a day ‘can help people to live longer’

A glass of wine or pint of beer a day can help people to live longer, according to new research.

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Councillor Heather Smith.

Bake-Off's Deborah chooses best Northamptonshire tearooms

Four finalists have been chosen to compete at a Northamptonshire bake-off challenge at Northampton College.
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One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

More than one in ten UK holidaymakers have misplaced an electronic device in their luggage, resulting in them being stopped by airport security, according to a new report.

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Firejacks has now opened its doors to the public - and the early reviews are largely positive.

Northampton's new Firejacks restaurant receives an initial thumbs up from punters

A highly anticipated "concept" restaurant on the site of Northampton's former Coast to Coast has opened its doors to customers.
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The pub's dessert burger

Buns on sweets: Northamptonshire pub’s National Burger Day charity dish guaranteed to hit the sweet spot

A Northamptonshire pub is hoping to hit customers’ sweet spots this National Burger Day this month with a delicious dessert burger on offer as part of the annual celebration of the bunned beauty.

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Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Restaurant chain, Nando’s, is giving away free chicken to A-level students across the UK this week.

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UK’s longest sausage roll coming to Morrisons

UK’s longest sausage roll coming to Morrisons

Morrisons is to sell the UK’s longest sausage roll – for just £1.

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12 Take Me Out facts

Take Me Out looking for singletons for new series

Ever fancied being on TV? Well if you’re single and looking for love, now’s your chance!

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Destiny 2 is just one of a host of big releases coming out in September

Console Corner: Exciting September looms large

What’s the best thing about August?... It’s nearly September. And what’s the best thing about September? How long have you got?

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Turtle Bay is set to open next month following a 800,000 investment.

Caribbean-themed restaurant reveals Northampton opening date

The wait is finally over for Northamptonians as news has emerged that a popular Caribbean restaurant will be bringing their trademark jerk spices, sunshine-inspired cocktails, and tropical spirit to the town centre in September.
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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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