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Console Corner: Onrush review


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Two street food events coming to Northampton venues

Two street food events featuring live music are being held in Northampton in the coming weeks.

Wetherspoons bans England flags from its pubs during World Cup but will allow fans to wear football shirts after outcry

Popular pub chain Wetherspoons has banned staff from flying the St George Cross during the World Cup.

Head chef Bernadett Turo and kitchen manager Marcus Hemming challenge you to take on their Medieval Feast.

PICTURES: Beat the Northampton Medieval Fort Meat Feast challenge in under an hour and eat for free

A Northampton restaurant has thrown the gauntlet down and dared diners to team up against its Medieval Meat Feast challenge.

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To kill or not to kill: You face some tough moral choices in Vampyr

Console Corner: Vampyr review

Fresh blood restores some Order.

DINING OUT GUIDE: Northamptonshire restaurant reviews

DINING OUT GUIDE: Northamptonshire restaurant reviews

Northamptonshire has a huge selection of places to eat out which can make it difficult to choose where to go.

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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.


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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12 of the best Street Fighter games all in one place? What's not to love?

Console Corner: Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection review

A beautiful time capsule of brilliance.


NORTHAMPTON EMOJI QUIZ: How many of these pubs can you name?

How well do you know your Northampton pubs? We put your knowledge to the test with our emoji quiz.

The view overlooking the town of Sidmouth from Salcombe Hill with the magnificent Belmont and Victoria hotels in the centre of the picture looking out across Lyme Bay.

Travel: Victorian splendour in Sidmouth, a classic west country seaside resort

"We're beginning to see a lot more people holidaying here," said Tim Beauchamp, the friendly general manager responsible for two of Sidmouth's most prestigious hotels.

Owners of St Giles Cheese Caroline and Steve Ward.

BACK OUR TOWN: 'It's difficult for independent shops to survive in Northampton with no big names'

Directions from Abington Street to St Giles Street and higher-end chain retailers could be the answers to improve our town, as suggested by our very own independant tradespeople.
Towcester Food Festival

Gourmands at the ready as Towcester Food Festival returns

There will be a lots going on Towcester Food Festival taking place on both Saturday and Sunday.

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Ryan Wakeman says the independent food scene in Northampton is on the up - but free weekend parking could make it thrive.

BACK OUR TOWN: 'Bring back free parking on weekends in the town centre'

A restaurant owner in Northampton has said weekend parking should be made free of charge and a grants scheme should be made available for leisure concepts.
Peter Borg-Neal

Owner of popular pub-restaurant operator shortlisted for top industry honour

The shortlist for the 35th Catey Awards has revealed that Peter Borg-Neal, Founder and CEO of Oakman Inns & Restaurants, the operators of 22 venues across the Home Counties, Midlands and beyond has been shortlisted for a top honour.

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Agony offers a haunting, atmospheric but flawed experience

Console Corner: Agony review

Agony and ecstasy, it’s one hell of an experience.


REVEALED: The 10 cheapest houses on the Northampton property market

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

Northampton County Beer Festival

Beer festival set to return to Northampton park

This weekend will seen the return of the Northampton County Beer Festival with more than 250 enticing drinks available to try.
Frances Quinn one of the people judging the cakes at Kelmarsh Hall

Great British Food Festival at Kelmarsh on hunt for star baker

Do you have what it takes to be a star baker and impress with your cakes? Well the organisers of the Great British Food Festival at Kelmarsh Hall want to hear from you.

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