Nearly a third of us won’t see mums for Mothering Sunday

Nearly a third of all Brits will not see their mums this Mothering Sunday and almost half will not even send a card, according to a poll.

Is this Britains most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Is this Britain’s most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Kids are literally getting wasted with Britain’s daftest drug craze - sniffing fumes from burning WHEELIE BINS, its has been claimed.

Are you smarter than an 11 year old? Find out by taking the tes

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

All the details from this afternoon's local football action

It’s a case of win, lose and draw as fortunes are mixed

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ play-off ambitions were given a jolt as they lost 2-1 at Market Drayton Town in the Northern Premier League First Division South.

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Dorian West insists Saints are ready for fired-up Tigers

Saints know Tigers will have Mauger motivation

Dorian West believes the recent turbulent times at Leicester will pull the Tigers together at Franklin’s Gardens today (ko 3pm).

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Tom Clancys Ghost Recon: Wildlands

Console Corner: Ghost Recon: Wildlands review

Vast and full of promise but a bit of a wasted opportunity...

When do the clocks go forward in 2017?

When do the clocks go forward in 2017?

The light nights are coming - and hopefully they’ll bring some warmer weather with them.

Lizzie Collins

From Little Irchester to Africa: New challenge for animal lover Lizzie

A woman is preparing to take a walk on the wild side by spending a month working with animals in Africa.

The 'abhorrent' comment.

Broughton councillor ‘should consider his position’ after Hitler jibe

A UKIP candidate says a Broughton councillor should think about stepping down after making a highly offensive comment involving Adolf Hitler.

The fire which gutted the boathouse.

Businesses rally round to help out Kettering Sea Cadets

Local businesses have teamed up to help out Kettering’s Sea Cadets free of charge after a fire gutted their boathouse.

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The original nursery at 284, Newton Road in 1964

Party to mark end of an era for Rushden nursery

A family-run nursery which has looked after thousands of children is closing after more than 50 years.


Get rocking at Roadmender

Veteran rockers UFO will headline the Roadmender in September as part of their UK tour.

Ginger Snaps

Crunching numbers with Ginger Snaps ahead of Northampton gig

Ginger Snaps are back with their latest single Number Crunching and after headlining The Social in London this week, bring their UK tour to the Garibaldi on Saturday.

Corby Urgent Care Centre

Compromise offered in funding row over future of Corby Urgent Care Centre

A compromise has been put forward in the funding row over the future of Corby Urgent Care Centre.

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Pam Humphrey.

Kettering woman wins national volunteering award

A Kettering woman who raised more than £15,000 by running charity choir contests has won a national volunteering award.

Police news

Isham coffee shop broken into

A coffee shop in Isham has been forced to close today after it was broken into.

The aftermath of Wednesday's attack in Westminster (photo by

Westminster attack: The stories bringing the horror closer to home in our region

In the aftermath of Wednesday’s terror attack in Westminster we look at the impact it made locally across our region.

Officers want to speak to this man in relation to a meat theft in Duston.

Do you recognise the Northampton meat thief caught on camera?

A man who took meat from a Northampton Co-op is being sought by police after he was caught on security camera.
Steven Crook is in good shape ahead of the new season (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Northants ace Crook in top condition ahead of new campaign

Northants all-rounder Steven Crook is confident of a return to peak fitness as he prepares for the start of the new county season on April 7.

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco is to cut the cost of petrol and diesel by two pence per litre at all of its petrol stations this afternoon, Friday March 24.

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