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New bollards put up around Northampton's parks to stop travellers setting up camp

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Andrea Leadsom's Jane Austen slip up today has been doing the rounds on social media.

WATCH: The moment Northamptonshire MP called Jane Austen one of our greatest 'living' authors

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David Kennedy at his last civic event.

COMMENT: Why Northampton Borough Council's £135k-a-year chief executive had to go

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The big weed debate: hundreds in Northampton are believed to be risking prosecution to get hold of cannabis for pain relief. Our source, a man who uses the drug for his fibromyalgia, gave an exclusive interview to the Chron this week.

SPECIAL REPORT: 'Hundreds' of seriously ill people in Northampton are risking jail to get hold of cannabis

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Children fight off men-at-arms hold in foam sword melee for Battle of Northampton re-enactment

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Travellers fail to stop 'tea and tidy up' at popular Northampton park

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Northamptonshire-based vodka firm funds expansion through 'message in a bottle'

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Brixworth-based vodka company’s fruity offer

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Fitzy says hardstanding stalls are the way to keep Northampton's market alive.

Fitzy: 'Give us better stalls' on Northampton's Market Square

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Carol Butt with son Richard

Northampton cyclist’s 100-mile charity bike ride to fundraise for Brain Tumour Research

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Flasher ran into the trees after exposing himself to woman in Northamptonshire village

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The image released by Northamptonshire Police

Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him about an assault in a Northampton restaurant

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Gang of four embark on car tyre slashing spree in Northampton

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Police want to speak to the two men pictured.

CCTV images released of men in relation to handbag and bank card theft in Northampton

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The new artwork

Corby officers support school ‘walking bus’

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Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

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Emergency services are on the scene after a major crash in Lumbertubs Way.

Firefighters cut woman out of car in Northampton after serious crash

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‘Truly missed’: Family tribute to motorist killed in M45 crash

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The Green Party in Northamptonshire is reminding councillors that the roads will be used by cyclists and pedestrians, not just drivers.

Green Party calls on councillors to consider cyclists and pedestrians in Northampton relief road plans

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WATCH: The moment Northamptonshire MP called Jane Austen one of our greatest 'living' authors

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David Kennedy at his last civic event.

COMMENT: Why Northampton Borough Council's £135k-a-year chief executive had to go

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The bosses of the Swan and Helmet are hoping to launch a street party in Grove Road, the Mounts, next spring. But they already face opposition from police and council officials.

Pub owner believes Northampton street party noise concerns can be worked through

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David Kennedy has handed in his notice at Northampton Borough Council.

BREAKING NEWS: Northampton Borough Council's £135k-a-year chief quits

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The large military plane seen was flying over the town at around 12.30pm.

Large jet that flew over Northamptonshire was Ukrainian carrier plane with fighter escort

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The new artwork

Corby officers support school ‘walking bus’

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An artist's impression of the new academy

Why Northampton's new academy needs another £10m...and why the council would never have built it there in the first place

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Jealousy affects the sexes differently

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Alfie Thomas lost his battle with a rare brain condition when he was six.

Family fun day in Northampton park this weekend in memory of six-year-old Alfie

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The Friends of Northampton General Hospital charity will close its service on August 31.

'It's sad that it's come to this': Northampton hospital charity group announces closure over parking troubles

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The A&E car park in Cliftonville has been restricted to emergency vehicles and drop-offs only.

Traffic wardens deployed to direct cars away from A&E as construction begins on new NGH building

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Number of kids getting physical activity drops by 40 per cent

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Ben Jelley is offering vodka lovers the chance to have their name displayed inside his latest product.

Northamptonshire-based vodka firm funds expansion through 'message in a bottle'

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Fitzy says hardstanding stalls are the way to keep Northampton's market alive.

Fitzy: 'Give us better stalls' on Northampton's Market Square

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Northampton business leaders gathered to discuss their digital future

Jobs at risk in Northamptonshire if county does not invest in broadband speeds, business leaders warn

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Hazeldene Open Farm

FARMING MATTERS: Enjoy a summer day at rare breed farm

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Making haywhile the sun shines. Copyright Heather Jan Brunt

FARMING MATTERS: Making hay while the sun shines down

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FARMING MATTERS: Visitors from New Zealand

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Sheep farmer Richard Belgrove giving a sheep demonstration at Buckinghamshire Young Farmers Rally in 2014. Picture copyright Heather Jan Brunt

FARMING MATTERS: All hands on deck for sheep shearing

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