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Developer helps promote Wellingborough market with free festive fun

Shoppers enjoyed some free festive fun at Wellingborough market thanks to the developer behind the town’s Stanton Cross development.

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Plea to stay away from A&E this weekend

Plea to stay away from A&E this weekend

Huge pressure on Kettering General Hospital’s A&E department has prompted bosses to issue a plea to local people to stay away unless it’s a serious injury or absolute emergency.

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Justice Secretary  Liz Truss and Alan Mak

Justice secretary praises our campaign calling for tougher sentences for killer drivers

The justice secretary has praised our campaign calling for tougher sentences for those who kill on the roads.

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Anti-social man banned from Kettering town centre shops for shoplifting

A Kettering man has been given a suspended prison sentence and banned from a number of shops for a series of offences.

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Last night's live demonstration

Emergency teams cut victim out of car during live demo of crash in Higham Ferrers

Firefighters and police teamed up to give a live demonstration of what happens in a crash to raise awareness about road safety.

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Web shoppers warned over Facebook Marketplace fraud

Web shoppers warned over Facebook Marketplace fraud

Internet shoppers are being warned of a potential scam involving Facebook’s Marketplace.

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Kettering Town's former stadium on Rockingham Road

Bid for new Poppies ground in Kettering gets Lib Dem backing

Local Liberal Democrats say Kettering Council should give serious consideration to plans to lease or sell council-owned land to the Poppies.

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Our Drive for Justice campaign aims to see harsher sentences given to dangerous drivers.

Killer drivers may face life sentences - following a campaign backed by the Northants Telegraph

Killer drivers who take lives through dangerous and careless driving may face life sentences for the first time under a dramatic toughening of sentencing powers.

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Spencer Weir-Daley has left Kettering Town to join Hednesford Town

Law staying calm as Poppies’ top scorer Weir-Daley departs

Marcus Law chose to take the calm route after admitting he was “disappointed” to see Spencer Weir-Daley leave Kettering Town.

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Trading standards warn over illegally-imported puppies

Trading standards warn over illegally-imported puppies

Bosses at the county’s trading standards department have warned people thinking of getting a puppy for Christmas to buy from a reputable breeder after three 10-week-old puppies from Latvia were found in Corby.

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Ben Milnes made a welcome return from injury for Corby Town this week

Mills focused on peformance as Corby get set to host the leaders

Gary Mills felt there were “shoots of life” from Corby Town on Tuesday night.

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Jack Kelly made his debut for Kettering Town last weekend but limped off late on with an ankle injury

Law happy for Poppies to be ‘spoilers’ as they hit the road

Kettering Town are back on the road this weekend with boss Marcus Law keen to see his team maintain their impressive away form.

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Lincoln United got the better of AFC Rushden & Diamonds in the FA Trophy last month. The two teams meet in the league this weekend

Dolman knows Diamonds will work hard in a tough month

Liam Dolman insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds are “ready to work hard” as they gear up for a potentially pivotal few matches in their season.

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Rothwell Corinthians joint-manager Shaun Sparrow

Corinthians have a ‘spring in their step’ for tough tests

Shaun Sparrow believes Rothwell Corinthians are heading into two huge tests with a “spring in their step”.

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Action from Whitworth's 3-2 victory at Rushden & Higham United last weekend. Picture by Alison Bagley

There’s ‘something different’ about the in-form Romans

Steve Sargent believes there is “something different” about his Irchester United side this season.

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Homes plan for notorious Corby pub site

Homes plan for notorious Corby pub site

The derelict site of a former landmark Corby pub looks set to finally have houses built there.

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Raunds nurse left care home resident to sleep in chair all night

A Raunds care home nurse has been suspended for a string of errors including leaving a resident to sleep all night in a chair.

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Work on the site is well under way.

Work to transform Kettering Sea Cadets site under way

Work to clear Kettering Sea Cadets’ London Road base and make it ‘as pretty as a picture’ is well under way.

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The proposed fascia which appears in one of the two planning applications

Is pizza chain looking to open another branch in Wellingborough?

A well-known pizza brand could soon be opening a new branch in Wellingborough.

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All the latest on the roads with traffic and travel news

A45 closed near Raunds after accident

The A45 is currently closed in both directions at Raunds after a collision between a car and a lorry.

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