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Can you host a charity box for Northampton's mayor?

The mayor of Northampton is calling on townsfolk to help fund brain tumour research locally by hosting a set of charity boxes.
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Emergency services are on the scene after a major crash in Lumbertubs Way.

Firefighters cut woman out of car in Northampton after serious crash

Firefighters had to cut a woman out of her car after a rush-hour collision in the east of Northampton.

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The dumped terrier was found by a member of the public near to Barley Hill Road, in Southfields.

Cruel owners left a dog to die in a Northampton street with claws so long they had 'curled under themslves'

A badly neglected dog that was abandoned “like rubbish” in a Northampton street died from heart failure despite vets best attempts to save her.

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Peter Strachan, of the Growing Together group, carrying out the neighbourhood plan consultation in the East of Northampton. The plan has now been approved by a public vote.

Green spaces in the east of Northampton to get maximum protection after resounding referendum result

A planning blueprint aimed at protecting green spaces in the east of Northampton over the next 20 years has been approved in an overwhelming referendum victory.

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The staff and children of Blackthorn good Neighbours Nursery say they are thrilled by their 'outstanding' Ofsted rating.

Pub turned-nursery in Northampton receives 'outstanding' first Ofsted report

A Northampton nursery that took over a former pub just two years ago has been given an "outstanding" rating in its first Ofsted report.
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A new 12-month health drive has kick-started in Northampton to target female inactiveness

New 12-month health drive kick starts in east of Northampton to target female inactiveness

The Active Billing Community (ABC) project has been given the green light to provide a low cost programme of sport for people in Bellinge, Billing and Ecton Brook.
A spree of knife attacks have been reported in the east of Northampton. Police say an 18-year-old woman was stabbed in the leg in Lings Way, above.

BREAKING NEWS: Hunt for gang launched after Northampton stabbing spree that left three with knife wounds

Detectives are hunting a gang of "teenagers" after five linked robberies in the east of Northampton early yesterday evening.
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More than 1,500 properties were let without power in Weston Favell.

More than 1,500 homes were left without power in the east of Northampton this morning after a cable fault

A power cut, which left 1,500 properties in Northampton without electricity this morning was not thought to have been caused by the snow.

A huge tree by Colin Gordon's house in Southfields has grown so tall - he and wife Anita cannot get a television reception.

'We just want it pruned so we can watch TV' say Northampton couple sick of monster tree by their house

A couple who were among the first to move into Northampton's Eastern District says trees planted as saplings on their estate more than 40 years ago are now so massive they block out the television signal.

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‘Stunned’ headteacher rails against Ofsted report as inspectors put Northampton school in special measures

A Northampton secondary school has been downgraded to ‘inadequate’ and the Governors criticised for 'badly letting down the school'
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The cordon this morning

Police cordon in Northampton is aftermath of drug-related violence raid, force reveals

Police on guard around a Northampton house are protecting the cordon near a suspected drug dealer's house.
A four-metre tall edible grotto is coming to Weston Favell Shopping Centre this Christmas.

Northampton shopping centre to install Hansel and Gretel style ‘edible’ Santa’s grotto

A Northampton shopping centre says an “edible” gingerbread grotto set to take residence in the mall this Christmas is a “world first.”

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The Lidl store in Weston Favell is set to reopen next week following a lengthy re-fit.

Budget brand Lidl reopens revamped supermarket in Weston Favell today

A new cut-price supermarket is set to reopen a store in Northampton following a re-fit.

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Woman freed from car by firefighters after crash in Northampton

A woman was cut out of her car and taken to hospital on a spinal board following a collision in Northampton.


VIDEO: House in Northampton evacuated this morning after large fire

Firefighters were called to a fire outside a property in Northampton at about 6am today.


'Glamping' family bin £500 of goods after bed bug infestation at Northampton holiday park

A family will take further action against a Northampton holiday park after a bed bug infestation.

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VIDEO: Air ambulance called out after girl falls off lamppost in Northampton

A young girl was taken to hospital after she climbed a lamppost near a primary school in Northampton and fell off.

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More students getting higher A-level grades at Weston Favell Academy

Two thirds of students in the sixth form at Weston Favell Academy have achieved at least three A-levels - a 10 per cent increase on 2015.

No youth clubs until at least September after Northampton community centre closes down

No youth clubs until at least September after Northampton community centre closes down

A community centre in Northampton has been forced to close while its committee tries to attract new members.

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