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KFC chicken shortage continues in Northampton as restaurants remain closed

The majority of KFC restaurants in Northampton remain closed today (Tuesday) as the nationwide chicken shortage continues.

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The Nintendo Switch has been a staggering success

Console Corner: Why the Nintendo Switch is in it for the long haul

When Nintendo releases a console question marks are always raised over it’s long-term validity.

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Video: Prezzo turns to the dark side with the launch of the UK’s first charcoal-based pizza

Pizza and pasta restaurant Prezzo has launched two exciting black pizza options made with a charcoal dough base.

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Poundland selling video games for £5? It’s the 1980s all over again

Poundland selling video games for £5? It’s the 1980s all over again

The news that hundreds of Poundland stores throughout the UK are selling refurbished second-hand video games for just £5 will be welcomed nostalgically by any gamer of a certain age.

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Do you have the skills to become a chocolate taster?

Northampton store looking for the biggest chocolate fan

Heavenly Desserts is searching for Northampton’s biggest chocolate fan this February to send, along with their partner, to Europe’s home of Chocolate in Brussels to join an artisan chocolate workshop and create their own delectable chocolate treats.

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University of Northampton graduate Luke Knight with one of his designer beer bottles.

Northampton graduate has designs on the craft ale revolution with artwork beer bottles

A University of Northampton graduate is brewing a bright future for himself after combining his love of illustration and beer.

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REVEALED: Northampton’s top 10 ‘romantic restaurants’ for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day now upon us we thought we would take a look at which Northampton restaurants you rank as best for romance.

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Althorp Food and Drink Festival to return to Northamptonshire this Spring

Althorp Food and Drink Festival to return to Northamptonshire this Spring

The award-winning Althorp Food and Drink Festival will return this May for its fourth year and will offer foodies grub from Northamptonshire and neighbouring counties.
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Monster Hunter: World is the biggest and boldest yet

Console Corner: Monster Hunter World review

As big and bold as it’s Monsters.

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The striking La Cit du Vin wine museum in Bordeaux.

Travel: Exploring French vineyards with Viking

I have just spent a week, sniffing, spitting, swirling, sipping and sampling some of the world’s greatest wines and all from the comfort of a luxury river cruise ship in France. So have you ever wondered what this apparently sophisticated ‘wine ritual’ is all about?

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The Tollemache Arms in Harrington. NNL-180602-091422005

DINING OUT: The Tollemache Arms, Harrington

Call me a cynic, but I don’t always believe an award means something is great.

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Should you feed your pet raw meat? The real risks of a ‘traditional’ dog diet

Should you feed your pet raw meat? The real risks of a ‘traditional’ dog diet

Just as many people are trying to eat less processed food to improve their health, some dog owners are turning away from conventional pet food.

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B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

Weddings can be expensive affairs but high street retailer B&M has released a new selection of wedding accessories to make your big day that bit more affordable with prices starting at just one pound.

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PICTURE GALLERY: Northampton’s top 10 breakfast spots

In this week’s picture gallery we feature the top 10 breakfast/brunch spots in Northampton according to TripAdvisor.

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William and Catherine

PET OF THE WEEK: Inquisitive bunnies looking for a new home

This week’s pets of the week from the Northamptonshire branch of the RSPCA are two Belgium Hares.

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C64 the second coming is here, all pre-installed games for new mini version revealed

The day has finally come... the second coming... retro gamers rejoice the Commodore 64 is getting in on the mini reproduction craze and it’s out next month!

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Carl Bruce, the new general manager at the Quays, pulls the first pint

Pictures show Northampton pub and carvery after six-figure refurbishment

A Northampton pub has created 20 new jobs after a full restaurant revamp.
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Northamptonshire pub to get new look

Northamptonshire pub to get new look

A Sywell pub is closing for three weeks to undergo major refurbishment.

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The seven best pubs to visit along Northampton’s Welly Road

Northampton’s Wellingborough Road is arguably one of the best places for a night out in Northampton.

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Fake toys are flooding the UK market and can be dangerous

Dangerous counterfeit toys that can cause cancer and even KILL are flooding the market

Dangerous fake toys that can cause cancer or even KILL are flooding into the UK – costing the industry a whopping £400 million last year.

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