All smiles at veterinary practice in Northampton after scooping top award

A veterinary practice in Northampton has won a top industry award for keeping its team remain happy, healthy and fulfilled in their work.

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House price boost from being home of Northampton Saints, new report reveals

The fortunes of Northampton Saints are not always guaranteed...but one thing appears for certain in a new survey, house prices in the town are above average because of Franklin's Gardens.

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The road outside the building site on Adnitt Street has been closed off.

Anglian Water extend Northampton roadworks after condemning house builder's 'unsafe and dangerous' excavation

Roadworks have been extended in Northampton after reports of an 'unsafe and dangerous' road excavation.'
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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.

The new Nokia 3310. Photo: PA

Iconic Nokia 3310 officially relaunched: Everything you need to know

Nokia has relaunched its classic 3310 mobile phone as the tech firm revealed a new line-up in an attempted revamp of the company.

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TOWIE tans really do make men more attractive to women, suggests new research

TOWIE tans really do make men more attractive to women, suggests new research

A TOWIE-style fake tan really does make men much more attractive, according to scientific research.


B&Q injury warning over light fittings

B&Q has issued a safety warning following concerns being raised over a range of light fittings.

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The King William IV pub

Landlords reveal the reasons they believe so many pubs have closed across Northamptonshire

“Your readers have locals. Ask them how many landlords they’ve had in the past ten years.”

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The "racist" t-shirt and Negan from The Walking Dead.

“Holy cr*p, people are stupid:” Walking Dead actor blasts minister who got Primark to ban “racist” t-shirt

An actor whose catchphrase is at the centre of a “racist” t-shirt row has blasted the Methodist minister who got Primark to ban the garment after he complained.

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Transport minister John Hayes addresses the public meeting

Transport minister assures Towcester residents that town will get A5 relief road

A busy public meeting in Towcester was told construction on a much-needed relief road on the A5 will begin in the next three to five years.

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Storm Doris has disrupted train journeys throughout the day across the country.

Train lines reopen for Northampton's evening commuters after 'bins and trampolines' cleared from tracks

Main train lines around Northampton have been reopened after debris such as bins, trampolines and greenhouses were cleared from the tracks.

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Cars hit as branches fall from tree in Northamptonshire village

Vehicles were damaged and access to a primary school affected after Storm Doris brought down branches in a village.

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BREAKING NEWS: London Midland advises passengers not to travel "if possible" as Storm Doris ramps up

London Midland is warning rail passengers not to travel today after a number of incidents due to Storm Doris.

Fire caused by a faulty tumble dryer.

ALERT: Northamptonshire residents urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

Residents across Northamptonshire are being urged to unplug a range of faulty tumble dryers - after some of them started to EXPLODE.

Students solve how this farmyard quad bike "accident" happened and how it can be prevented in the future.

Northampton students solve farmyard 'accidents' in hands-on safety course

A Northampton farm was transformed into a CSI-style forensics scene as part of a new safety course.

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Full rail service expected on London Midland on Thursday, despite Storm Doris

Full rail service expected on London Midland on Thursday, despite Storm Doris

London Midland plans to run a full service tomorrow (Thursday, February 23), despite winds of up to 70mph predicted courtesy of Storm Doris.

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The t-shirt has now been pulled from sale.

Petition launched to return “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt to Primark stores after complaint sparks ban

A petition has been launched to return a “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt to Primark stores after a Methodist minister’s complaint saw the garment pulled from shelves.

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Weedon’s historic Depot wins Lottery support

Weedon’s historic Depot wins Lottery support

Weedon’s historic depot looks set to get a permanent visitor centre thanks to a Lottery grant.

The "racist" t-shirt and Negan from The Walking Dead.

Primark pulls “shocking” and “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt from stores after angry complaint

Primark has removed a t-shirt promoting hit US TV show The Walking Dead from its stores after it was branded “fantastically offensive” and “racist” by an angry shopper.

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Two taxis operating in Northampton deemed unsafe in crackdown

A Hackney carriage and a private hire vehicle were taken off the road after spot checks in Northampton.

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