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Northamptonshire track to host world’s richest greyhound race

A Northamptonshire greyhound track has been named as the host of the English Greyhound Derby for the next five years.

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The Grafton Boxing Day hunt at Easton Neston. Photos by Paul Howard Photography.

Hundreds turn out to see Northamptonshire hunt at its traditional Boxing Day meet

The Grafton Hunt met for its traditional event on Boxing Day with hundreds of people turning out to see the riders, horses and dogs.

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The junction where the collision happened

Three people take to hospital after collision on Northamptonshire road

Two drivers and a passenger were taken to hospital after a crash on Sunday afternoon.

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A total of 1,800 jobs, and up to £210 million of investment predicted in Northamptonshire after hotels and business park approved

A total of 1,800 jobs, and up to £210 million of investment predicted in Northamptonshire after hotels and business park approved

Millions of pounds could pour in to the Northamptonshire economy and thousands of jobs could be created following the approval of a mixed use development on the outskirts of Silverstone Circuit.

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A Christmas Carol

Christmas classic hits Towcester

One of the most popular Christmas stories has been adapted for the stage and is coming to Towcester.

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Items smashed and keys stolen in Northamptonshire burglary

Items smashed and keys stolen in Northamptonshire burglary

Items were smashed and keys stolen in a burglary at a Northamptonshire village house.

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Northamptonshire hotel and golf course unite after £20 million investment

Northamptonshire hotel and golf course unite after £20 million investment

A Northamptonshire hotel and neighbouring golf course have been united under one organisation after a £20 million investment.

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From left, Derek Warwick, Patron of the Silverstone Heritage Experience; Sally Reynolds, CEO of Silverstone Heritage Limited; Sir Stirling Moss OBE, Patron of the Silverstone Heritage Experience; Sir Peter Luff, Chair of HLF; and Nigel Mansell CBE, Patron of the Silverstone Heritage Experience.

Iconic Northamptonshire motorsport circuit gets £9m grants towards heritage centre

Silverstone has received a £9.1m Lottery grant to help towards building its own heritage centre.

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The audience watches the race at the Silverstone Wing

Mixed emotions for fans watching Formula One championship decider from Silverstone

There were mixed emotions for the fans who gathered at Silverstone to watch the final F1 race of the 2016 season.

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Pupils from Sir Christopher Hatton Academy in Wellingborough and Sponne School in Towcester with Northamptonshire County Council director for childrens services Lesley Hagger and Cllr Matthew Golby for national Takeover Challenge day.

Wellingborough and Towcester students take over running Northamptonshire children’s services for the day

Young people from schools in Towcester and Wellingborough took over the running of children’s services across Northamptonshire today (Friday).

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Driver seriously injured after car hits electricity pole

Driver seriously injured after car hits electricity pole

A man was seriously injured after his car crashed into an electricity pole with morning.

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A 42-year-old man suffered serious head injuries after a crash on the A43. Photo credit, Google Maps

Pedestrian involved in lorry collision in Northamptonshire suffered “serious head injuries”

A 42-year-old pedestrian “received serious head injuries” last night when he was involved in a collision with a large goods vehicle in Northamptonshire.

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The CCTV image released by police

Man raided Northamptonshire children’s clothing store after smashing his way through door

A thief stole children’s clothes worth more than £1,200 after smashing his way into a shop.

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Teenage girl had phone and cards stolen by pick-pocket in Towcester

Teenage girl had phone and cards stolen by pick-pocket in Towcester

A teenage girl had her phone and cards stolen in an apparent pick-pocketing incident.

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Warning after distraction burglars strike at two Northamptonshire homes today

Warning after distraction burglars strike at two Northamptonshire homes today

Distraction burglars struck two Northamptonshire homes on the same day, taking cash and other items.

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Police have arrested a man over the theft

Homeless man ‘repeatedly kicked’ in unprovoked attack in Towcester

A homeless man, who was sleeping at a recreation ground in Towcester, was subjected to an unprovoked assault.

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Ken Pritchard (left) being congratulated by Cllr Ian McCord

Conservatives retain seat in South Northants by-election

The Conservatives retained the seat on South Northants Council in yesterday’s by-election prompted by the resignation of Cllr Stephen Mold.

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Tools stolen after break in at stable and containers in village near Northampton

Tools were stolen after a stable and containers were broken into in a Northamptonshire village.

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Towcester town centre

Businesses in Towcester can get a share of a new £140,000 improvement fund

Town centre businesses in Towcester may get a fresh new look thanks to a new fund for shop front improvements.

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Two men taken to hospital after crash on the A43

Two men were taken to hospital after a crash on a major Northamptonshire road.

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