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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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PICTURES: Daventry’s Easter Walk of Witness

PICTURES: Daventry’s Easter Walk of Witness

Good Friday saw Daventry churches come together to take part in the annual Walk of Witness.

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Easter egg hunt and Easter bonnet parade at Daventry Country Park NNL-170418-100731005

PICTURES: Daventry’s Easter Egg Hunt and Bonnet Parade

There were plenty of bonnets on display in Daventry this weekend as youngsters turned up to the Country Park for the annual Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Bonnet Parade.

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NOSTALGIA: Right Royal welcome for Queen Jane

NOSTALGIA: Right Royal welcome for Queen Jane

Flore House was the setting for the crowning of the village’s 74th May queen, more than 40 years ago.

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Try our Easter quiz of Northamptonshire nostalgia pictures

Try our Easter quiz of Northamptonshire nostalgia pictures

We have dived into our archive and unearthed eight Easter-themed photos taken all over Northamptonshire.

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The stolen calf is similar in appearance to this one

Calf stolen from field near Daventry

A calf was stolen from a field between two Daventry district villages.

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Arsonists set fire to parked car in Daventry

Arsonists set fire to parked car in Daventry

A car was set on fire on the Southbrook estate in Daventry on Sunday.

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The West Haddon roundabout on the A428

WARNING: Gang of drivers deliberately causing crashes with women drivers in Northamptonshire as part of insurance scam

A group of men appear to be targeting lone women drivers in Northamptonshire in order to make fraudulent insurance claims.

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Daventry-raised footballer lifts the cup at Wembley

Daventry-raised footballer lifts the cup at Wembley

A footballer from Daventry lived every young boy’s dream on Sunday when he not only played in, but won a cup final at Wembley.

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Ian McClements

Son speaks of 'devastating' loss after losing his mum in Northamptonshire crash as she was travelling to Mother's Day lunch

The son of a Northamptonshire woman who tragically lost her life while she was on the way to Mother's Day lunch has said "she was clearly taken to soon."
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Penny Dreadful!

Chilling family show in Daventry

There will be plenty of chills, chuckles and grotesque characters aplenty when a free theatre show comes to Daventry Museum.

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The Pinfold Green junction off the A361 in Badby

Main Northamptonshire road closed after crash - one person taken to hospital

A main road in the county was closed for several hours after a crash in a village.
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This photo taken at Everdon Hall was given to John by his aunt Anne Hawkins

Film maker appeals for help to prove Carrie Fisher and Jimmy Hill DID visit Northamptonshire village for a Star Wars party

A long time ago in a galaxy... not so far away.

A Canadian man with ties to Northamptonshire hopes to create a documentary film about a Star Wars-themed cross country team event at Everdon Hall from the 1970s.

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Recovery work is now underway on a stretch of a Northamptonshire motorway after reports of a lorry engine failure.

Recovery work is now underway on stretch of Northamptonshire motorway after lorry engine failure

Severe delays of half-an-hour have been reported this morning after one lane has been closed on a Northamptonshire motorway following a lorry with a over-heated engine.
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Man steals items from Daventry building site then drives off while being chased

Man steals items from Daventry building site then drives off while being chased

A man stole a number of items from a Daventry compound before being chased by a security officer.

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision

Witnesses are being sought by police following fatal collision in Northamptonshire

Two people, including a motorcyclist and a motorist, have died in a road traffic collision that took place in Northamptonshire.
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Watford Gap Services

Thousands of pounds worth of tyres stolen from lorry at Watford Gap services

Around £78,000 worth of tyres were stolen from a parked lorry at the M1 Watford Gap services near Daventry this week.

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Victoria Malin and her dolls

Victoria’s little shop of horrors in Daventry has become a monster success

Not many people have the courage to leave behind a secure job to focus on achieving their ambitions, but that is exactly what this Daventry-based artist did.

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Cllr Chris Millar

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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