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Do you know this Corby man? He’s wanted on prison recall

Police have released an image of a Corby man wanted on recall to prison.

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Northampton High School

The top 20 secondary schools in Northamptonshire according to today's league tables

The Government has revealed Northamptonshire’s top performing secondary schools in the latest set of league tables.
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A lane on Red House Rd dual carriageway was closed, causing traffic to back-up for over an hour every morning.

Northampton commuters who pass industrial estate may see end to roadworks delays by tomorrow

Roadworks on Red House Road near Moulton Park that are causing 'chaos' for commuters may disappear within 24 hours, a water company says.
Transport
The Duston School girls football team

Duston School footballers battle for honours with best in Britain

A team of girls from The Duston School have been invited to watch a Cobblers game at Sixfields after they represented Northampton Town FC in an inter-schools tournament.
The squad reached the knockout stages of an event at Reading’s Madjeski Stadium which featured teams from across the south of England.

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Lowther, one of St Andrew's College buildings, where the inspection was carried out.

St Andrew's college for young people with mental needs rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted

A school for children and adolescents with mental health needs has earned its second 'outstanding' rating from Ofsted.
Education
A6 closed in both directions after bridge inspection

A6 closed in both directions after bridge inspection

A section of the A6 between Rothwell and Desborough will remain closed until Monday (January 23) at the earliest.

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Students at the site in Cosgrove

University of Northampton students have grand designs for county canal

Students from the University of Northampton are being given the responsibility to boost a village’s tourist appeal, by breathing new life into a stretch of the Grand Union Canal.

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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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Police would like to speak to this man regarding a bike theft in Kingsley Park on Sunday.

Police search for man captured on CCTV after bike theft

Officers want to speak with man in connection with a Northampton theft
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A tipping trailer has been stolen overnight from Northampton

Tipping trailer stolen overnight from Northampton

An Ifor Williams tipping trailer has been stolen overnight from Northampton between Tuesday, January 17 and Wednesday, January 18.
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Man punched in the face on night out after leaving McDonalds in Northampton

Man punched in the face on night out after leaving McDonalds in Northampton

A 23-year-old man was assaulted in Northampton at around 2.50am, after leaving McDonalds in The Drapery with friends.
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The post-mortem found Mr Franklin had taken heroin, methadone and had drunk alcohol in the hours before the accident.

"A good friend": Northampton man died in fall down stairs in 'drugs related accident', coroner rules

A coroner has ruled that a man died in a drug-related accident at his home in Northampton.

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All Saints Church backs our 'Safe Places' appeal for Northampton club-goers

All Saints Church backs our 'Safe Places' appeal for Northampton club-goers

The leader of Northampton’s main church has backed the Chronicle & Echo’s call for Safe Places for people who feel vulnerable on nights out in the town.

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Northampton is set to markHolocaust memorial day this month

Northampton events to mark Holocaust Memorial Day this month

Northampton Borough Council has announced two public events to take place this month to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.
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Chris Byrne, debt manager at the Community Law Service, says too many people bury their heads in the sand in response to debt problems.

Northampton charity: "Ask for help before debt problems get too much."

A sharp rise in household debt over 2016 has prompted a Northampton charity to ask that people seek advice on their bills sooner rather than later.

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A former red arrows pilot has been announced as the leader of a Northamptonshire aerobatic team

Former red arrows pilot announced as leader of Northamptonshire aerobatic team

A Northamptonshire-based aerobatic team have announced a change to its line-up for the 2017 display season with a new team leader.

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Honey was picked up by RSPCA officers on Friday

Dog dumped in Northamptonshire was so hungry it was eating its own faeces

RSPCA officers are appealing for information after an emaciated dog with a severe skin condition was dumped in a village.

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Jumel Miah  is a finalist in the Master Chef Promotions competition.

Northampton chef is finalist to become King of Spice in Master Chef competition

A curry chef from Northampton is in the running to be named the country’s King of Spice after impressing a panel of top judges at a prestigious cook-off.

Food and Drink
The cast of Sextet coming to The Playhouse Theatre in Northampton

Northampton comedy drama takes to the sea

A comic drama based on the sea proves that drama doesn’t just take place on land.

Theatre
Rehearsals of Invincible

Clash of cultures in comedy play at Northampton

A new tour of Torben Bett’s critically acclaimed play Invincible begins at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate.

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