Northampton

Northampton

Dangerous driver sped along pavement in Northampton town centre police pursuit

A man who mounted a curb and drove along the pavement to speed past traffic in a dramatic police chase through Northampton will be sentenced by a judge in January.
News
Police launch Christmas drink drive campaign with 202 roadside breath tests in Northampton

Police launch Christmas drink drive campaign with 202 roadside breath tests in Northampton

A Christmas campaign to target drink and drug driving has been launched and will run throughout December.

News 3
Some of the business owners who oppose the BID levy

Unpaid levy case involving 106 Northampton businesses adjourned as there were too many defendants to deal with

Business owners from across Northampton were left disappointed when their case against the Business Improvement District charge was put back until next year.

News 1
Millennium Pizza and Kebab house in Abington Square will have to stay closed for four weeks after breaching its licence.

Late night pizza and kebab house in Northampton has licence suspended for staying open until 6am

A pizza and kebab takeaway in Northampton threatened with closure by police for staying open well past its serving hours will have to shut for four weeks as punishment.

News 2
Fr Oliver Coss of All Saints Church, Northampton NNL-160112-162809001

Angry Northampton vicar claims new town centre bus bays will make town centre “far less safe”

A concerned vicar has taken to social media to announce that his church will “vigorously oppose” extra bus bays in Northampton town centre.

News 14

Britain’s Got Talent star on his way up Northampton beanstalk

A semi-finalist from the reality show Britain’s Got Talent will be in the cast at the pantomime coming to Northampton’s Royal and Derngate.

Theatre 1
Roxanne with the County Council's legal letter demanding 8,000

Council takes disabled Northampton woman to court to get back £8,000 it overpaid her... 10 years ago

A disabled woman from Northampton is being underfunded by County Hall to the tune of £160 a week.

News 10
Duston Players in rehearsals for their pantomime

Get your teeth into Duston panto

Duston Players are off to Granny’s cottage in their brand new pantomime.

Theatre 2

Kim makes return to Northampton

Bad Girls actress Kim Taylforth makes a return to The Deco Theatre in Northampton and she has brought a family member into the cast.

Theatre
Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood

Pantomime fun for all in Northampton

Northampton based Looking Glass Theatre will be celebrating 10 years on tour with pantomime and will be visiting more than 50 venues across the county.

Theatre
James Scott

Northampton man jailed for 16 years following rapes of children

A Northampton man has been jailed for a total of 16 years for a  campaign of sexual abuse against children, including the rape of a child under the age of 13.

News 1
The Weston Favell Centre

New Burger King set to open at Weston Favell Shopping Centre

A new branch of the fast food chain Burger King is set to open at Weston Favell Shopping Centre.

News 10
Claire Pell's cat Penny was shot point blank an air rifle, leaving her needing surgery to remove her left eye.

Award for Northampton cat who survived bullet to the brain when she was deliberately shot through the eye

Penny, a lucky black cat from Northampton, has won an award for her bravery after surviving gunshot at close range.

News 2
‘Severe disruption’ expected for rush hour trains between Northampton and London

‘Severe disruption’ expected for rush hour trains between Northampton and London

Commuters have been warned to expect severe disruptions on trains between London and Northampton this evening.

News
Car and jewellery stolen after burglars removed door panel of Northamptonshire home

Car and jewellery stolen after burglars removed door panel of Northamptonshire home

Burglars removed a door panel to break into a house in a village near Northampton.

News
Daniel Reynolds

Northampton schools' cook is nominated for chef of the year award

A cook who works out of a Northampton school will attempt to impress national judges with his signature tagine dish.

News 1
Dr Sonia Swart

Northampton General Hospital aims to defuse A&E timebomb and reduce the number of beds it needs by more than 100

Significant reductions in NGH admissions will be seen by March, its chief has said, in what would be the first slackening of pressure on Northampton's ailing A&E services in five years
News 4
Derry Felton

VIDEO: Paralysed Northampton Town fan needs help to fund charity skiing trip

A paralysed Cobblers supporter is asking people in Northampton to help him go on a trip of a lifetime.

News 1
Bike stolen from outside Northampton gym

Bike stolen from outside Northampton gym

A bike was stolen from outside a gym in Northampton.

News 1
Group of men distracted a woman in Northampton so they could steal her bank card

Group of men distracted a woman in Northampton so they could steal her bank card

Thieves stole money from a woman’s account after taking her bank card in a Northampton robbery.

News 3
Load more