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PICTURES AND VIDEO: Northamptonshire’s renewable energy powered garden

We visit Shaun Heasman’s garden in the height of spring and what better time to do so.

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PICTURES: BBC’s Adam Frost and Pippa Greenwood to headline the revamped Woburn Abbey Garden Show 2018

BBC Gardeners’ World TV presenter Adam Frost and BBC Radio 4 Gardeners’ Question Time panellist Pippa Greenwood are headlining this year’s remastered Woburn Abbey Garden Show on 23rd and 24th June.

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REVEALED: The 10 cheapest houses on the Northampton property market

Today the Chron reveals the cheapest houses on the market in and around Northampton.

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Brighten up and give your conservatory a colour boost

Brighten up and give your conservatory a colour boost

Freshen up your home, add space and even increase your asking price with a colourful conservatory.

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Monty Don at BBC Gardeners' World in 2017

COMPETITION: Tickets for BBC Gardeners’ World Live and BBC Good Food Show up for grabs

The ever popular BBC Gardeners’ World Live and BBC Good Food Show are set to make a return to the NEC next month.
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REVEALED: The 16 most expensive houses on the Northampton property market

Today the Chron reveals the most expensive houses on the market in and around Northampton.

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REVEALED: The 20 cheapest streets in and around Northampton

Today we reveal the cheapest postcodes to buy a property in Northampton and the surrounding areas.

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Cheapest properties for sale in Northampton right now

Cheapest properties for sale in Northampton right now

Fancy buying a home in Northampton but don’t think you can afford it? Think again, as all of these properties are on the market for less than £80,000.

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How to stop the humble hedgehog disappearing from British gardens and countryside forever

How to stop the humble hedgehog disappearing from British gardens and countryside forever

Daniel Allen, Keele University

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Seven laws you might be breaking in your own garden without realising it

Thousands of British gardeners are at risk of becoming unwitting criminals due to a lack of knowledge of basic gardening laws, experts have claimed.

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Don’t let Stamp Duty rules stop your move

Don’t let Stamp Duty rules stop your move

When the former Chancellor, George Osborne, reformed Stamp Duty Land Tax, his intention was clear – he wanted to create greater liquidity at the bottom end of the market, and slow house price growth over the £1 million mark.

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Warning issued over spontaneously shattering windows

A window manufacturer has issued a warning over a range of its products which may be prone to spontaneously shattering

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Norhampton residents are advised they may be closer to a mortgage than they think

A mortgage may be closer than you think, experts advise

Would-be first-time buyers in Northamptonshire have been challenged to prove just how much they want their dream home by acting now to start saving for the deposit.

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For those people looking to buy property in Northamptonshire there is still a window of opportunity

Low mortgage rates not due to last for long, experts say

Northamptonshire’s property hunters have a closing window of opportunity to take advantage of historically low interest rates

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Lenders are adviser it is prime-time for first-time buyers to get on the ladder

Boom time to buy in Northamptonshire for first-time buyers

London buy-to-let investors’ grip on the Northamptonshire housing market is being loosened at last, giving local first-time buyers a chance to get on the ladder.

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The girls at the Cramden Nursery with their award-winning flowers.

Award-winning flowers plant Northampton nursery on national gardening show

A Northampton flower nursery will feature on the prime time BBC Two programme Gardeners' World this summer.

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COMMENT: Property market could stall until after election

The country is unmoved, literally, by another election.

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D.I...WHY? New research hammers home the true cost of DIY

D.I...WHY? New research hammers home the true cost of DIY

Half of us (48%) confess to believing we are good or very good at DIY despite a third (33%) having admitted that they have suffered a DIY disaster.

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Will this be one of the most desirable houses in Britain?

A developer with an eye for luxury has grand designs for what promises to be one of the most sought after homes in the UK in Beaconsfield, Bucks.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child's education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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