Car containing child’s wheelchair stolen from driveway in Northampton

A burglar stole a car from a Northampton driveway and made a getaway away with a child’s wheelchair inside.
New care home for people with learning difficulties set to open its doors to Northampton residents next month

New care home for adults with learning difficulties to open in Northampton

Renovation work for a new care home adults with learning difficulties is now underway in Kingsthorpe.
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Two workmen intimidated Northampton pensioner in her home and took money from her purse

Two workmen intimidated Northampton pensioner in her home and took money from her purse

Two men took money from an elderly woman after claiming they had carried out work on her house.

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CCTV footage of man believed to have taken bike in Kingsthorpe

CCTV pictures show pictures of man who could have stolen bike in Northampton

Police have released CCTV images of a man they believe to have stolen a red bike in Northampton.

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The scene near the crash in Kingsthorpe yesterday.

Woman arrested after Northampton crash that left girl, aged 11, with potentially life-changing injuries

A schoolgirl who was riding pillion on a motorbike is in hospital with what could be life-changing injuries following yesterday's road accident in Kingsthorpe.

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The Drayton Centre in Kingsthorpe has been earmarked for closure.

Campaign launched to save dementia day centre in Northampton from council’s axe

Campaigners claim moves to close a day service for people with dementia and Alzheimer’s in Kingsthorpe are not motivated by meeting the needs of users.

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Harvey, centre, with other members of the Snow White performers from Unit 17

Determined 10-year-old from Northampton lands himself a part in panto

In the words of the famous proverb: “if at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again”.

Police are appealing for witnesses

Special edition black Raleigh bike stolen from garden in Northampton

A black special edition Raleigh bike has been stolen from a house in Northampton.

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Malcolm Arnold pupils are glad to use their modern new building

Northampton pupils who had been taught in school library move into new building

Infants who have studied in a Northampton secondary school library for two years move into a  multi-million pound free school building.

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Joseph Lopes

Concern growing for missing Northampton man, believed to still be in the area

Police are urging a missing man from Northampton to get in touch.

The pile of waste, believed to contain asbestos, lying at the side of the road.

Residents living with a pile of asbestos dumped in their Northampton street

Residents living on a Northampton street have been forced to contend with a pile of rubble believed to contain asbestos lying in their road.

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Mum thanks passerby in Northampton for reuniting daughter and teddy

Mum thanks passerby in Northampton for reuniting daughter and teddy

A mum from Northampton has thanked a good citizen for a simple gesture that made her young daughter’s day.

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Two gravediggers have lost their appeal against their sacking by Amey, which manages graveyards in Northampton and Daventry. As part of their tribunal the men claimed they had ben called to to 're-inter' bodies at Kingsthorpe Cemetery.

Loved one buried in wrong grave at Northampton cemetery after blunder by contractors

A family had to watch their deceased loved one be buried in the wrong plot in a Northampton cemetery because the hole had been dug in the wrong place, a Freedom of Information request has revealed.

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VIDEO: Caravan and two cars catch fire in Northampton

Firefighters were called to an industrial estate in Northampton last night.

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Wardington Court opened by the Mayor of Northampton Cllr Christopher Malpas with Pippa McWilliams and Virginia Jones

Northampton retirement apartments officially opened in Kingsthorpe

The First Citizen of Northampton joined local retirees for the grand opening of the McCarthy and Stone’s new kingsthorpe development, Wardington Court.

Aldo Gallone at his ice cream parlour in Welford Road, Kingsthorpe. The owner is offering Pokemon Go players free ice cream scoops for catching one of the virtual characters in store.

Free ice cream on offer at popular Pokemon parlours in Northampton

A Northampton ice cream parlour and Pokemon hotspot has been so inundated with players of a new app, it is offering free scoops to its customers.

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RNLI Northampton's volunteers collected donations at Waitrose's Kingsthorpe store

Northampton RNLI branch thank Waitrose customers for ‘wonderful generosity’

The Northampton branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution was on duty in Kingsthorpe with their buckets and shoppers generously supported their cause.

Police outside Waitrose in Kingsthorpe this morning. The store was evacuated after reports of a man carrying a bladed weapon. Picture by Donna Brown.

Northampton supermarket evacuated after reports of a man with a ‘bladed weapon’ in store

A supermarket in Northampton was evacuated this morning after a man was reported carrying a bladed weapon.

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