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Iconic Northamptonshire motorsport circuit gets £9m grants towards heritage centre

Silverstone has received a £9.1m Lottery grant to help towards building its own heritage centre.

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The audience watches the race at the Silverstone Wing

Mixed emotions for fans watching Formula One championship decider from Silverstone

There were mixed emotions for the fans who gathered at Silverstone to watch the final F1 race of the 2016 season.

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The A422 close to the scene of the collision

Two drivers seriously injured after three car crash near Brackley

Two drivers were taken to hospital with serious injuries after a three-car crash.

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Warning after distraction burglars strike at two Northamptonshire homes today

Warning after distraction burglars strike at two Northamptonshire homes today

Distraction burglars struck two Northamptonshire homes on the same day, taking cash and other items.

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Ken Pritchard (left) being congratulated by Cllr Ian McCord

Conservatives retain seat in South Northants by-election

The Conservatives retained the seat on South Northants Council in yesterday’s by-election prompted by the resignation of Cllr Stephen Mold.

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Angie Crompton

Woman whose life was saved by air ambulance urges the people of Northamptonshire to support the charity

A woman who almost died in a traffic collision is appealing to the people of Northamptonshire to support their air ambulance.

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‘Best ever’ progress made by GCSE students at Brackley’s Magdalen College School

‘Best ever’ progress made by GCSE students at Brackley’s Magdalen College School

Students at Magdalen College School in Brackley made their best ever progress leading up to today’s GCSE results.

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A group of delighted A level students

Chenderit School celebrates another year of strong A-level results

Chenderit students are again celebrating very many successes in today’s A-level results, marking another year of strong academic and personal achievements for students at the school.

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Crowds turn out for this year’s Brackley Motorcycling Festival

Crowds turn out for this year’s Brackley Motorcycling Festival

Thousands of people turned out on Sunday for the UK’s largest motorcycling festival of its kind.

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Takeaway container lids featuring some of the campaign's messages.

Campaign highlighting food waste sees 20 per cent rise in recycling

A £25,000 publicity campaign has seen food recycling in part of Northamptonshire jump by 20 per cent.

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Three men involved in attempted burglary in Brackley

Three men attempted to force their way into a property in Brackley

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Two men injured after serious assault in Brackley

Two men injured after serious assault in Brackley

Two men are in hospital and a third has been arrested after a serious assault in Brackley.

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Helmdon - Overall 2016 Best Village Competition winner and winner of the medium sized villages cup. Photo shows villagers Ross Vicars, Sarah Adhemar & John Coatsworth  receiving the cup from Annette & Paul Hollowell, sponsors of the competition.

Northamptonshire’s best villages named at awards night

It was a good night for South Northamptonshire after its villages scooped all the top three places in this year’s best village competition.

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Andrew Jenkins

Man to carry wheelie bin full of rubbish up Mount Snowdon

A Northants recycling officer will be walking up Mount Snowdon with a full wheelie bin strapped to his back for charity.

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Andrea Leadsom MP at a rally. Photo by Andrew Murrison @murrisonMP

South Northants MP in run-off with May to become next prime minister

Andrea Leadsom, MP for South Northamptonshire, will face off with Theresa May to become the next leader of the Tories and the Prime Minister.

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Man arrested after 67-year-old woman was allegedly robbed at knife point in Brackley

Man arrested after 67-year-old woman was allegedly robbed at knife point in Brackley

A man from Brackley has been arrested after a woman was allegedly robbed at knife point.

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Milton Keynes Hospital

Taxi drivers warned after they refuse to carry blind man and guide dog

Taxi drivers who refused to pick up a blind passenger accompanied by a guide dog have been given formal warnings and points on their taxi licence.

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RAF Croughton

South Northamptonshire air force base gets permission for new buildings

A Northamptonshire air force base gets planning permission for new buildings.

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Unexploded device found in field near Brackley

Unexploded device found in field near Brackley

Police and bomb disposal experts have been called to farmland near Brackley after an unexploded device was found.

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Woman given suspended jail term for burglary, theft and fraud

Woman given suspended jail term for burglary, theft and fraud

A 37-year-old woman from Aynho, near Brackley, has been given a 20-week suspended prison sentence for burglary, theft and fraud..

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