Daventry council leader just yards away when police opened fire on Westminster attacker

The leader of Daventry District Council has told how he was just yards away when police opened fire at Parliament.

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A shop is looking for old bras to help raise money for charity.

Northamptonshire lingerie shop is back and wants your old bras

A lingerie shop is relaunching by holding a Bra Amnesty in Northamptonshire.

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Accident on M1 near Watford Gap

Accident on M1 near Watford Gap

Traffic on the M1 northbound in Northamptonshire has been delayed after a van was involved in an accident at lunchtime.

Councillor Andre Gonzalez De Savage

Northamptonshire homeowners warned about cold-calling rogue traders

Northamptonshire homeowners are being encouraged not to buy goods or services from cold-callers after a spate of complaints about suspected rogue traders.

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Simon Bovey, Matthew Golby, Alan Hills and Alice Barnes

Women’s Tour launches in Daventry

The Women’s Tour was officially launched on Monday as Daventry prepares to play host as the event’s starting line.

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Daniel Darkes

Doctors now '80 per cent certain' Daventry man is the first person ever to cure himself of type 1 diabetes

Tests show a man from Northamptonshire may well hold the secret to a cure for an illness that kills 1.5 million people every year.
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Man seriously assaulted while walking through Daventry

A man was attacked while walking through Daventry on Sunday morning

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A5 to shut temporarily next week near Daventry

The A5 will be closed for more than a mile in both directions next week to carry out urgent temporary line markings.

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Daventry academy classed as ‘Good’ after Ofsted inspection

Ofsted has ranked Danetre and Southbrook Learning Village E-ACT Academy as ‘Good’ following an inspection.

William Tomlinson has been sentenced to a year in prison for causing the death of project manager Jessica Wallace in May, 2015.

Careless Northamptonshire driver caused death of bride-to-be by aggressive overtaking move

A Northamptonshire man whose "aggressive and impatient" overtaking manoeuvre caused the death of a bride-to-be just weeks before her big day has been sent to jail.

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Northamptonshire tradesmen fined over illegally dumped waste

Northamptonshire tradesmen fined over illegally dumped waste

A pair of tradesmen who disposed of building waste ‘on the cheap’ have been ordered to pay a total of £2,784 in fines, costs and victim surcharges after it was later found dumped near a South Northamptonshire beauty spot.

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Man suffers serious injuries in traffic collision on A428

Man suffers serious injuries in traffic collision on A428

Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision on the A428 near to West Haddon this week.

Last year's Women's Tour final stage finishing in Kettering town centre.

Women’s Tour sponsorship packages available from Daventry District Council

Sponsorship packages are now available for those interested in benefitting from Daventry’s nomination as the start of this summer’s Women’s Tour.

Officers found a sticky trap with cockroaches on it, some of which were still alive

Daventry restaurant fined after cockroaches found on premises

A Daventry restaurant was handed a large fine after health inspectors found an infestation of cockroaches on its premises last year.

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Shane Powell

Daventry man wanted in connection with theft and violence

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man wanted in connection with a number of offences in Daventry.

Dr Mike Gore

Daventry Tesco customer outraged as store refuses to sell him cooking wine because partner had no ID

A Tesco customer has criticised​ the supermarket for showing a “complete lack of common sense” after they refused to complete​ t​he sale of £150 ​of goods because his partner could not provide any ​identification​.

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CCTV image released by Northamptonshire Police

CCTV images released after a theft at Daventry district shop

Two CCTV images have been released by police after people took items from the shop without paying

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Delays on M1 in Northamptonshire after car left pointing in wrong direction following crash

Motorists are being warned to expect delays on the M1 in Northamptonshire after a crash.
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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.

The fouled path on Hood Road

Daventry path littered with dog poo, council appeals for suspects

A Daventry path was covered in dog poo on Wednesday prompting the council to appeal for help in finding the culprit or culprits.

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