Business

Business

Former parcel depot reopens as massive adventure trampoline centre in Northampton

A 30,000 sq ft trampoling centre in Northampton, complete with slam dunk nets and an extreme dodgeball court, has opened to the public - just in time for the summer holidays.

News 3
Argos recall

Children’s scooter recalled over injury fears

Retail giant Argos has recalled a children’s scooter following the discovery that fingers could become trapped by the mechanism.

News
DVLA report massive drop in revenue

DVLA reports £93m lost revenue following ditching of tax disks

The RAC has raised concerns over the reduction in revenue to the DVLA following the abolition of paper tax disks last year.

News 17
BTP would like to speak to these people.

Do you recognise these Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on line near Wellingborough?

British Transport Police are appealing for help in identifying Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on the line near Wellingborough when it visited the county last month.

News 9
Andrea Leadsom has been blocked from speaking on behalf of her constituents in a House of Lords inquiry over HS2.

Northamptonshire MP Leadsom barred from taking part in HS2 Inquiry

Northamptonshire South MP Andrea Leadsom has been blocked from speaking on the HS2 rail scheme in the House of Lords - even though her constituents would be among the most affected by the line.

News 8
The current location for the Post Office services in West Haddon

Post Office proposing to re-locate services in West Haddon

The Post Office is proposing to move its services in a Daventry village.

News
Which restaurants, wine bars and cafes would you like to see open on the Greyfriars site in Northampton?

Which restaurants, wine bars and cafes would you like to see open on the Greyfriars site in Northampton?

Top restaurants, wine bars and cafes would be among the highlights of Scheme 2 at the former Northampton bus station site.

Food and Drink 16
Property auctioneers in Northampton: ‘Annual results not hampered by Brexit’

Property auctioneers in Northampton: ‘Annual results not hampered by Brexit’

Property auctioneers Auction House says the uncertainty surrounding the EU referendum had very little impact on sales, and is reporting a performance level close to last year.

News
The cheese has been released in line with Parma Violets 70th birthday. NNL-160720-161905001

Would you try Parma Violets cheese? It’s a thing...

In a time of weird food fads, we just have to ask - would you try this?

News
Weedon crossroads

Delays on A5 at Weedon after collision between car and motorbike

The A5 is experiencing delays after a crash between a motorbike and car.

Transport
One of the new bridges

Work set to start on new bridges for Wellingborough’s Stanton Cross development

Work is due to start next month on two new bridges as part of a major housing development for Wellingborough.

News 2
The traffic lights where Cheyne Walk and Bedford Road meet are currently out of order.

Traffic light failure on busy Northampton junction was caused by nearby building contractors

A set of traffic lights at one of Northampton’s busiest junctions failed yesterday because contractors building the new university campus damaged the mains.

News 1
The Puff Inn serves MOD staff based on Hirta, the largest island in the St Kilda archipelago - 112 miles west of the Scottish mainland. Picture: Ian Rutherford/TSPL NNL-160720-160037001

Wanted: Bar staff for UK’s most remote pub

IT IS the most remote pub in the British Isles, with a clientele of no more than 20.

News 7
Kellogg’s rapped by watchdog over Special K nutrition claims

Kellogg’s rapped by watchdog over Special K nutrition claims

Cereal giant Kellogg’s has been rapped by watchdogs over “full of goodness” and “nutritious” claims made in two ads for its Special K range.

News 3
Monsoon, Northampton, has now closed.

Top high street retailer closes in Northampton’s Grosvenor Centre

A women’s fashion store has closed in Northampton town centre.

News 6
Asda

Supermarket recalls Rocky Road brownie over allergy fears

Asda is pulling thousands of Mini Rocky Road bites off the shelves because the label failed to mention they contain egg.

News 1
Aldo Gallone at his ice cream parlour in Welford Road, Kingsthorpe. The owner is offering Pokemon Go players free ice cream scoops for catching one of the virtual characters in store.

Free ice cream on offer at popular Pokemon parlours in Northampton

A Northampton ice cream parlour and Pokemon hotspot has been so inundated with players of a new app, it is offering free scoops to its customers.

News 1
Watford Gap Services

Lorry crash causing ‘severe’ delays on the M1 in Northamptonshire

Drivers are facing long delays on the M1 in Northamptonshire this afternoon.

Transport
The air ambulance coming into land at Great Billing Way.

BREAKING NEWS: Main road into Northampton shut following serious accident

A main route into Northampton was closed by emergency services this morning after a girl was hit by a car.

News 2
Load more