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Northampton town centre could house six new flats if plans get approval

A Northampton town centre street could have six new flats should plans for the conversion of the mixed use building be given the green light.

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The accident happened in Eastern Avenue North, Kingsthorpe, close to the junction with Eastern Close.

BREAKING NEWS: Two men held on suspicion of murder after fatal crash in Northampton

Two men have been arrested on following the death of a 22-year-old Northampton man after a collision involving a motorbike and a car.
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Angela Verden

Northamptonshire Police appeal for help to find missing woman

A 39-year-old woman from Weedon has been declared missing.

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Sir Roger Moore at The Red Lion pub in East Haddon in 2014

Northamptonshire pub landlord pays tribute to former punter Sir Roger Moore

The landlord of a Northamptonshire pub once frequented by Sir Roger Moore has paid tribute to the actor best known for playing James Bond following his death aged 89.

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Women’s Tour: “Let’s really show our support for these elite cyclists and make the most of this wonderful event”

Women’s Tour: “Let’s really show our support for these elite cyclists and make the most of this wonderful event”

With just under three weeks to go before the riders saddle up for the Women’s Tour, Northamptonshire residents are being urged by Daventry District Council to turn out and show their support at the race’s Grand Depart.

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Police have released a series of images

Pensioner has purse stolen as she was being distracted in a Daventry supermarket

Police want to speak to these men in connection with the alleged theft of a purse from a pensioner in Daventry.
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Ken Barton, centre, is Drayton Grange FC's honorary president

Daventry football hero honoured for 50 years of tireless work

A Daventry man who has done it all in grassroots football was recognised for his 50 years of service to the beautiful game at a Northamptonshire Football Association ceremony last week.

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Sean has a go on the club's main track

The Daventry miniature racing car club with big plans for the future

Just off the A425, outside of Staverton, is a club where one of Britain’s lesser known subcultures can thrive.

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Who will you vote for on June 8? Take a look at all the runners and riders in Northampotnshire here.

GENERAL ELECTION 2017: All the Northamptonshire candidates revealed

The full list of election candidates has been published for Northamptonshire - so take a look at the final list of runners and riders here.

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Fresh allegations about the the head of the Jesus Army, Noel Stanton, have emerged.

EXCLUSIVE: Sexual and financial abuse claims made against founder of the Jesus Army in Northampton

The founder of the Jesus Army in Northampton, who was accused of running the organisation like a cult during his lifetime, may have abused some members “sexually and financially”, according to claims by his successor.

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Four arrested during operation to tackle anti-social behaviour in Daventry

Four arrested during operation to tackle anti-social behaviour in Daventry

A six-month operation launched in March to tackle anti-social behaviour in Daventry has yielded positive results, say Northamptonshire Police.

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The CCTV image of the thief shows the outline of the stolen tortoises in his pockets.

Tortoises smuggled out of Daventry garden centre in thief’s trouser pockets

Two tortoises were stolen from a Daventry garden centre last month after a man broke into their enclosure and shoved them into his trouser pockets.

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Jack Pointon is not to be approached

Daventry man wanted for string of offences including assaulting a police officer and dangerous driving

A 28-year-old man from the Daventry area is wanted in connection with a number of offences including a racially aggravated public order, vehicle interference, drugs possession, assaulting a police officer, and dangerous driving.

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Men arrested after discovery of illegal “chop shop” on Northamptonshire farm

Men arrested after discovery of illegal “chop shop” on Northamptonshire farm

Two men have been arrested after a tip-off from a member of the public led to the discovery of an illegal car breaking operation on a Northamptonshire farm.

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The staff and children of the Brixworth Centre Pre-School with their new banner.

'Warm and affectionate staff' bring Northampton pre-school up to 'outstanding', say Ofsted

A 'superb' Northampton pre-school has been rated 'outstanding' in all areas by Ofsted.

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The Binty Bint chicken bus stop has now been painted over by parish councillors.

Councillors slammed for painting over artist's chicken picture at popular Northamptonshire bus stop

Residents are up in arms about a parish council's decision to paint over a popular bus stop, which was graffitied by anonymous artist, 'Binty' otherwise known as the Banksy of Northamptonshire.
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Territorial chihuahua halts postal deliveries to Daventry mum’s home

A Daventry mum was left without post for over a week due to her postman’s fear her chihuahua would attack.

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The BMW was 'parked' in lane three of the M1.

Woman with sick husband 'parks' her car in the M1 Northamptonshire fast lane

A woman stopped in lane three of the M1 in Northamptonshire to let her husband be sick in the roadworks.
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The new Motion service launches today

Passengers on trains through Northampton to get free entertainment package of movies, TV programmes and more

London Midland has launched a free entertainment service on its trains through Northamptonshire.

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More than 20 illegal vehicles taken off Daventry district roads during police crackdown

More than 20 illegal vehicles taken off Daventry district roads during police crackdown

More than 20 vehicles were seized by police in a single day across the Daventry area.

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