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Man throws drink over woman in Northampton nightspot and proceeds to kick her car

A man threw a drink over a woman in a Northampton pub before following her outside and damaging her car.
A man was left needing hospital treatment after an assault in Gold Street.

Man taken to hospital after attack in Gold Street, Northampton

A man was left needing hospital treatment after being assaulted in Northampton in the early hours of the morning.

The Staverton Road underpass

Man hit over the head in Daventry underpass

A man was left with an injured forehead after being hit over the head with an object as he walked in an underpass in Daventry.

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.

Police news

Windscreen smashed and mirrors ripped from car in Corby

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed a parked car being damaged in Corby at the weekend.

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Police have seized a samurai blade from a Northampton home

Police seize samurai blade from Northampton home

Officers have arrested a man in Northampton after he was found in possession of a large knife.
Liam Hunt, 17, suffered fatal injuries to his neck on February 14.

Sixteen-year-old boy appears in court charged with murder of Northampton teen Liam Hunt

A seventh person has now been charged as part of the Liam Hunt murder investigation.


Woman taken to hospital after hit-and-run in Corby

An 18-year-old woman was taken to hospital after being hit by a car which drove off without stopping.

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Michael Ellis, MP for Northampton North, met with staff at The Lowdown earlier this month

Northampton-based support group for young people calls for certainty over future funding

A counselling group concerned about its future funding levels has called on one of the town's MPs for support.

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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.

Northampton Magistrates' Court

IN COURT: Full list of people sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court

The following people were sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court:

Men living eight years longer and women almost four more years than 25 years ago

Men living eight years longer and women almost four more years than 25 years ago

Men are living an average of eight years longer and women almost four years more than just 25 years ago, according to official figures.

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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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Liam Hunt suffered fatal injuries during an assault at around 5pm on Tuesday, 14 February.

BREAKING NEWS: Police charge 16-year-old boy with murder of Northampton teenager Liam Hunt

A 16-year-old boy has become the seventh person to be charged with the murder of Northampton teenager Liam Hunt.
The brand new Legend of Zelda game is the big launch title

Nintendo Switch launches this week: 8 things to know

New console launches are always exciting even if we have seen a fair share of complete flops over the years, mentioning no names (Mega CD, Atari Jaguar, Sega Dreamcast.... need I go on).

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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A seventh person has been arrested on suspicion of murdering teenager Liam Hunt in Northampton.

BREAKING NEWS: Seventh person arrested in Liam Hunt murder investigation

Detectives investigating the murder of 17-year-old Liam Hunt have arrested a seventh person in connection with his death.


FARMING MATTERS: Educating youngsters

Visiting farms is a popular pastime for families, which is why there is such an abundance of farm attractions and open farms these days.

PC Declan Gabriel denies all the charges against him.

Alleged victim told 'demonstrable lies' claims defence for Northampton police officer accused of rape

The defence for a Northampton police officer charged on trial for raping a teenager has argued the alleged victim told a "number of demonstrable lies" in his closing speech.

Northampton residents have questioned why development works for 1400 homes are set to go ahead on farmland and not other unused sites

Northampton residents question why development works for 1,400 homes will go ahead on farmland and not unused sites

Plans for a residential development of up to 1,400 homes as well as shops, healthcare facilities and a new primary school are waiting for approval from Northampton Borough Council.

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