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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.
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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.

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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.
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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.

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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.

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'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.

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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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Pedestrian, 56, hit by a car following argument in Northampton street

A woman was taken to Northampton General Hospital after being hit by a car early yesterday morning.

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Police want to trace a teenager who exposed himself to a girl in Rectory Farm.

Teen flasher exposed himself to 11-year-old in Northampton

A teenager is being sought by police after he indecently exposed himself to an 11-year-old girl in Northampton.

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Harefield Road where the attack took place. Via Google maps.

Eight teenagers bailed as woman with ‘life-changing injuries remains in critical condition following Northampton attack

Eight teenagers have been bailed by police following an violent attack on a couple in Blackthorn earlier this week.

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A woman and a man were left with serious injuries after being attacked with weapons in Harefield Road. Google image.

Woman left with ‘life-changing’ injuries after weapon attack in Northampton

A woman has been left with life-changing injuries and a man with serious injuries following an attack in Northampton last night.

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