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Northampton supermarket will uproot as current premises no longer meets shopper demands, says bosses

A Northampton-based budget supermarket will soon move to a nearby street as, according to bosses, its current premises do not meet customer and operational needs.

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The Co-operative Bank in Abington Street will shut in April.

Bank in Northampton will close in April as more customers switch to digital banking

A bank in Northampton has announced the branch will shut in April in response to a continued change in how customers choose to bank.
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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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TRAFFIC: Severe delays of up to sixty minutes reported near Northampton

Severe delays of up to an hour have been reported near Northampton town centre this morning.
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Supermarket giant under fire for wrapping organic coconuts in plastic

‘Zips on bananas next’ Supermarket giant under fire for wrapping ‘organic’ coconuts in plastic

A supermarket giant has come under fire for selling ‘organic’ coconuts wrapped in plastic packaging.

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VIDEO: More than half of workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague

More than half of UK workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague, a study found.

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A parent’s guide to keeping kids safe on social media

A parent’s guide to keeping kids safe on social media

If you’re left scratching your head when your teen starts talking about Snapchat stories or checking in on Facebook, brush up on your social media knowledge so you can help them have a safer and more enjoyable experience online.

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Coca-Cola to shrink bottles and raise prices due to UK sugar tax

Coca-Cola to shrink bottles and raise prices due to UK sugar tax

Fizzy drinks giant Coca-Cola is to launch smaller bottles at higher prices.

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Northamptonshire businesses are reportedly selling better overseas.

Northamptonshire ends 2017 with bigger sales abroad - but UK sales 'uncertain'

Northamptonshire's businesses saw a growth spurt in overseas sales at the end of 2017, a survey has found.
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Councillor Tim Hadland

St James Mill Road link in Northampton takes 'another step forward'

Work towards the delivery of a new St James Mill Road link could take a step closer next week, Northampton Borough Council says.
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L-R: Head of Staysure Tour, David MacClaren, chairman of Staysure, Paul McGinley and winning 2014 Ryder Cup captain, Ryan Howsom.

Northampton insurance firm secures first title sponsor of European Senior Tour golf championship

The European Senior Tour golfing championship will soon be renamed the 'Staysure Tour' following a partnership with a Northampton travel insurance provider, which provides specialist travel insurance for the over 50s.
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Northampton bus routes stopped because of end to funding and commercial interest

Two Northampton bus routes were terminated by their operator because of an end to their funding subsidy and their lack of commercial viability.
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Topshop has responded after the incident

Firefighter’s warning after son, 8, had burning Topshop wheatbag in his bed

A firefighter is warning about the dangers of heatable wheatbags after his eight-year-old son went to bed with one which caught fire.

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The H&M hoodie that has caused controversey

H&M apologise after backlash over ‘racist’ children’s clothing advert

Clothing brand H&M has apologised for any offence after featuring a black child model in a hoodie bearing the quote “Coolest monkey in the jungle”.

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All three emergency services attended the incident

Appeal for witnesses after serious crash on A45 between Raunds and the A14

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious collision on the A45 on Saturday (January 6).

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays after car overturns on the A45 between Wellingborough and Northampton

Drivers are being warned of delays on the A45 between Northampton and Wellingborough after a car overturned.

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The Old Stratford roundabout

Highways England reveals £3 million improvement plan for busy Northamptonshire roundabout

Work is due to get underway this month on a scheme to make improvements on a busy roundabout in Northamptonshire.

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Product warning

Dimplex product recalled due to fire risk

A portable Dimplex product have been recalled due to a risk that they catch fire.

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Don’t forget your toothbrush - or your space rocket - as hotel chain reveals lost property list

Don’t forget your toothbrush - or your space rocket - as hotel chain reveals lost property list

Space rockets, mothers-in-law and twenty Bob The Builder costumes were among the unlikely items left behind by customers at Travelodges last year, the budget hotel chain has revealed.

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The signs of work success

‘Being able to work from home and watching sports day’ 40 signs you are doing well at work

Being able to work from home, no-one batting an eyelid when you take an afternoon off to watch your kids sports day - and having a beer with colleagues after work, have emerged among a list of signs you’ve ‘made it’ in your career.

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