Handbag stolen after thieves break into car in Burton Latimer

Officers are appealing for information after a car was broken into in Burton Latimer.

Perfect job is a 4 day, 24 hour week - with free fruit

Perfect job is a 4 day, 24 hour week - with free fruit

The perfect job is a four-day, 24 hour week with a salary of £61,000-a-year, free fruit and a boss who likes a pint, it has emerged.

Police are appealing for witnesses

Man uses sun roof to punch driver during road rage incident in Kettering

A man punched another driver through the sun roof of their car during a road rage incident in Kettering.


'It's pure evil': Cruel raiders ransacked children's cancer charity offices in Earls Barton

Burglars ransacked a children's cancer charity before taking money from collection jars and vouchers intended for a raffle.

Cllr Steven North at the stakeholder event held at Rushden Lakes last week

RUSHDEN LAKES: Council leader ‘cannot wait’ for £140 million scheme to open

The leader of East Northants Council cannot wait to see the eagerly anticipated Rushden Lakes scheme open for business.

Queen Street in Rushden

Residents call for action to tackle parking problems in Rushden street

Residents are calling for answers to the parking problems they face on a daily basis and fear will only get worse unless action is taken.

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Corby's Urgent Care Centre.

Response to Corby Urgent Care Centre crisis ‘woefully inadequate’, says MP

The MP for Corby says people have been let down by a poor quality of dialogue over the town’s urgent care centre crisis.

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Farah Mills.

Corby mum’s ‘Wear It Purple’ day raises more than £20,000

A Corby mum whose daughter has child arthritis helped raise more than £20,000 to increase awareness of the condition.

All the details from this evening's pre-season action

PRE-SEASON - Diamonds draw at Brackley but Poppies and Steelmen are beaten

AFC Rushden & Diamonds claimed a decent draw while Kettering Town and Corby Town were both on the end of defeats as their pre-season campaigns continued.
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Rob Newton has signed a new deal at Northants (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Ripley delighted as Newton signs new deal at Northants

Northants head coach David Ripley expressed his delight after Rob Newton signed a new two-year deal with the County.

Antony and Cleopatra

Antony and Cleopatra in open air in Northampton

This year Masque Theatre will be taking their audiences back to the ancient worlds of Egypt and Rome, as great armies clash, rivals vie for power, and lovers are torn apart in Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra.
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Police are investigating

Investigation into serious Kettering sex attack continues

Police say their investigation into an attack which saw a 17-year-old girl found unconscious after being seriously sexually assaulted is ongoing.

Executive Principal Victoria Bishop celebrating the school's outstanding Ofsted status in January, 2015. While the school was roundly praised in its last report, there are calls for the directors to justify the principal's �180k wage.

School in Northamptonshire pays head £180k and employs her husband and daughter

A top teachers’ union is calling for an inquiry after concerns were raised that the head of a Northamptonshire academy chain is earning up to £180,000... and her husband and daughter now work alongside her at the secondary school.

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The stolen bike

Bike stolen from racks in Wellingborough town centre

A bike was stolen from Market Street in Wellingborough on Thursday, July 13.

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New mental health support group set up in Wellingborough

A group which hopes to help people affected by mental illness will have its first meeting next week.

The key to a healthy old age - get a dog

The key to a healthy old age - get a dog

Older people could be “prescribed a dog” because it increases their physical activity by half an hour a day - especially in rainy Britain, according to new research.

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The account details of millions of people across the UK are being traded online by cyber hackers, a study by Johnston Press investigations has found.

EXCLUSIVE: 178k online accounts belonging to people in Northamptonshire are being traded online

Cyber hackers are trading online passwords of at least 178,000 accounts belonging to people in Northamptonshire every day in a bid to extort them for cash and goods, a group of undercover online moles has found.

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TV and laptop among items stolen in Kettering burglary

Items including a laptop, TV and tablet were stolen in a burglary in Kettering yesterday (Monday).

Kaiser Chiefs are among the acts performing

Pop classics, indie hits and classical favourites at Bedford Park Concerts

Bedford Park Concerts returns to the region from August 4 to 6 with three days of live music.

The Severed Limb

Severed Limb bring skiffle rock to Northampton venue

Skiffle garage rockers The Severed Limb are on the road touring in support of their new album Good And Gone and headline The Garibaldi on Saturday.

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