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Teenagers believed to have ‘missing’ shotgun in Wellingborough

Police are appealing for anyone who may have information about a shotgun which was found in Wellingborough to come forward.

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Thomas McCarthy.

Finedon man jailed for violent sex assaults on young girls

A Finedon man has been given an extended sentence for sexually assaulting two girls.

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Life expectancy gap between rich and poor in Northamptonshire

Men living in deprived areas of Northamptonshire are dying nine years earlier than those in affluent areas, according to a newly published report.

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Meeting over threatened Northants libraries

Meeting over threatened Northants libraries

The voluntary groups bidding to take over the 20-plus Northamptonshire libraries threatened with closure will meet the council leader this week.

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Steve Freer

Improvement Board to support Northants County Council recovery plans

An ‘improvement board’ has been created to help with Northamptonshire County Council’s recovery plans.

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One Angel Square

“Lack of openness” at Northants County Council shared service

The issues within shared service organisation LGSS have been highlighted at a meeting of all partner councils. 

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Theresa Grant

Northants County Council appoints new chief executive

A new chief executive has been appointed at Northamptonshire County Council.

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Chester Farm in Irchester

Northants County Council says it would be ‘very expensive’ to mothball Chester Farm project

A multi-million pound Roman heritage project being funded by Northamptonshire County Council is being done so ‘through gritted teeth’.

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Natalia Michalska.

Appeal to find girl, 14, missing in Wellingborough

A 14-year-old girl has not been seen for a week after going missing in Wellingborough.

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Cllr Michael Clarke

Northants County Council ‘probably’ failed to balance books last year

Northamptonshire County Council has given the clearest indication yet that it did not balance its books last year.

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Interviews take place for new Northants County Council chief executive

Interviews take place for new Northants County Council chief executive

The interviews for a new chief executive for Northamptonshire County Council have taken place.

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PCSO Powell meeting members of the public back in 2012

Wife of Wellingborough PCSO bowled over by ‘unbelievable support’ since his death

The wife of a well-loved and well-respected PCSO has spoken of the ‘unbelievable support’ they have had from the police family.

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Corby Nightlight won �1,000 through Skip of Gold last year

Northants groups can win £1,000 thanks to Mick George Ltd’s Skip of Gold campaign

Mick George Ltd, in association with the Northampton Chronicle & Echo and the Northamptonshire Telegraph, has launched its Skip of Gold campaign.

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Cllr Mick Scrimshaw

Northants unitary move ‘could hit services’

A long-serving borough and county councillor is warning that moving to a unitary system will mean services currently provided and protected by the boroughs and districts could come under threat.

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Waste from Northamptonshire households is currently transported out of the county to be treated

Waste treatment centre for Northamptonshire back on agenda

Plans for a new waste treatment centre in Northamptonshire are back on the agenda with county councillors due to vote next week on whether to move ahead with a business case.

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St James library is one of 21 book-lending services which might close

No takers for four of 21 Northamptonshire libraries under threat of closure

Four of the 21 Northamptonshire libraries under threat of closure have not had a community group or organisation come forward to save them.

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The rear panel of the Mini believed to have been damaged by a corrosive substance in Wellingborough NNL-180622-121922005

‘Acid’ attack causes damage to car in Wellingborough

A Mini Cooper will cost £1,500 to fix after what he believes was acid was sprayed over it while it was parked outside a Wellingborough house.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Man shot in Wellingborough

Two boys have been arrested after a man was shot in Wellingborough last night (Thursday).

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PICTURE GALLERY: Earls Barton Carnival

Earls Barton was transformed into a riot of colour for its annual carnival parade.

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