Transport

Transport

A5 to shut as roadworks get underway in Towcester

Maintenance work on the A5 in Towcester is to begin on Monday, resulting in the temporary closure of the road.

News
Posters have been displayed for the last few weeks

‘Time after Nine’: no alcohol policy to launch on late night trains passing Northampton station

A scheme to reduce anti-social behaviour on late night train services through Northampton will be launched later this month.

News
Northampton train station

Northampton train services to be affected by London Euston closure

Passengers who are planning to use Euston station over three consecutive weekends in August and September are urged to avoid rail travel to and from the station.
News
Hundreds of roads have been axed from the grit route

Northampton roads axed from grit routes as they no longer become a priority revealed

Almost 500 roads in Northamptonshire will no longer be gritted as a priority from October.
News
The emergency services at the scene of the crash

Air ambulance called after crash involving two buses in Rothwell

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash involving two double decker buses.

News
Editorial image

TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays on the M1 near Northampton after accident

Drivers are being warned of delays after an accident on the M1 near Northampton today.
News
The A5 has now re-opened after it was closed just after noon due to an incident with a telegraph pole.

Road re-opens in Northamptonshire after telegraph pole collapses in the road

A fire has caused a telegraph pole to collapse in a busy Northamptonshire road.
Transport
Daniel Ricciardo

GUIDE: All you need to know about this weekend's British Grand Prix at Silverstone

For one weekend a year, the village of Silverstone becomes one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country as F1 descends on Northamptonshire.
Motor Sport
Police were called to the scene

Queues after A43 crash between Kettering and Northampton

Drivers faced queues on the A43 between Kettering and Northampton following a two-vehicle crash today (Monday).

News
Library picture

TRAFFIC ALERT: Drivers warned of delays on the M1 near Northampton after lorry crash

Drivers are being warned of delays after an accident on the M1 this morning involved a lorry.

News

Northampton pensioner one of two people killed in crash involving double decker bus and lorry

Police have confirmed that a Northampton pensioner is one of two people killed today in a crash between a double decker bus and a lorry.

Transport

Man from Northamptonshire one of two killed in crash between double decker bus and lorry

A man from Northamptonshire is one of two men killed in a crash between a double decker bus and a lorry today.

Transport
Library picture

TRAFFIC ALERT: A43 near Northampton closed after accident involving car and a motorbike

The A43 between Northampton and Towcester has been closed this morning following an accident involving a motorbike and a car.

News
Shadow secretary for international trade Barry Gardiner and Northampton South Labour candidate Gareth Eales hold up a large version of the 'Tory Rail Mayhem' scratchcard they were seen handing out to passengers in Northampton yesterday.

Labour shadow secretary hands out 'Tory rail mayhem' scratchcards at Northampton station as part of nationalisation bid

Northampton train passengers were handed a 'unique' scratchcard on their daily commute yesterday - as part of Labour's bid to see the railways re-nationalised.
News
Emergency sinkhole contractors have been stationed in Greyfriars throughout today.

Another sinkhole opens up on main Northampton town centre road

Long traffic delays have been felt in Northampton town centre today after a sinkhole opened up on a busy road near the town's bus station.
News
Police shut the roads this morning for an air ambulance to land. All roads are now open.

Roads now open following serious collision near Northampton

Roads and roundabouts around Moulton Park have all opened after a serious collision between two vehicles this morning.
News
Library picture

TRAFFIC ALERT: Air ambulance attends serious accident near Northampton

Emergency services are dealing with a serious accident near Moulton Park this morning with the air ambulance in attendance.

News
Library picture

Northampton firms say no to park and ride idea on matchdays

Businesses in Pineham and Swan Valley have snubbed an offer from the borough council to offer up their car parks for a park and ride scheme on matchdays for the Saints and Cobblers.

News
Traffic update

TRAFFIC ALERT: Severe delays on the M1 south of Northampton after multi-vehicle accident

Traffic is being held southbound at Junction 14 of the M1 while emergency services deal with a serious accident, the RAC is reporting.

News
Library image

Seventy-four-year-old man airlifted to hospital after an accident in south Northamptonshire

A 74-year-old is in hospital with serious injuries after an accident near Brackley yesterday evening.

News
Load more
Get daily updates Sign Up