Popular bookshop chain to open Wellingborough store

A new bookshop is set to open in Wellingborough’s Swansgate Shopping Centre.

Youngsters from the Prince's Trust in Rushden and Wellingborough after their tour of the Rushden Lakes site

VIDEO AND PICTURE GALLERY: Take a look around Rushden Lakes site

Youngsters were given the chance to look around the Rushden Lakes site as work moves forward on the multi-million pound scheme.

The Castle theatre in Wellingborough

Appeal for people to help run Wellingborough theatre on paid or voluntary basis

Would you like to help get Wellingborough’s Castle theatre back up and running?

Some of the prizes from last year's Higham Ferrers Farmers' Market annual raffle

Traders team up for giveaway at next farmers’ market in Higham Ferrers

Traders from a monthly farmers’ market are teaming up to offer customers a great prize in their annual raffle.

The Malm drawers

IKEA Malm drawers won’t be recalled despite deaths

One of IKEA’s most popular cabinets will not be recalled in the UK and Ireland despite being involved in the deaths of three toddlers in the USA.

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M&S have recalled thousands of fishcakes from their food stores

M&S issue allergy alert and recall popular product

Marks and Spencer has been forced to take thousands of one of their food hall products off their shelves because of a potential health risk.

The land proposed for sale is behind the Drill Hall, which has been excluded from the current proposals

Councillors set to agree sale of land earmarked for major development in Wellingborough

Councillors will be asked to agree to the sale of a plot of land earmarked for major development in Wellingborough town centre.

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Meningitis B vaccine available again at Boots

Relief as chemists get renewed stock of life-saving meningitis vaccine

A leading UK health charity has welcomed news that a vaccine against the potentially deadly meningitis is again available on the high street.

The Castle theatre in Wellingborough

Administrator working on refunds while council considers future of Wellingborough theatre

An administrator believes there could have been some hope for Wellingborough’s Castle theatre, but ultimately they had to close it.

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Emergency services were called to the A6 today

Three people taken to hospital after crash on A6 near Rushden

Motorists are being advised to avoid the A6 northbound after a crash involving two vehicles.

UK airport immigration

Businesses warned about new law agreed before Brexit

As hysteria continues over Brexit, a leading law firm has warned businesses about hefty penalties they will face for employing illegal migrants when new legislation begins next month.

England's Jamie Vardy celebrates

Are you the Jamie Vardy of your workplace?

Third of workers believe they’re the office equivalent of Jamie Vardy a new study has revealed.

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The driver was taken to hospital as a precautionary measure

Driver taken to hospital after car comes off the A43 near Kettering

A motorist was taken to hospital as a precautionary measure after their car left the A43 near Kettering.

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The invincible pint glass?

‘Invincible’ pint glass won’t spill beer

Cack-handed drinkers prone to spilling their pints need fear no more as lager scientists have developed an ‘un-tippable’ glass.

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The Flying Scotsman in Wellingborough earlier this month

The Flying Scotsman set to steam through Northamptonshire again this morning

Anyone who missed the Flying Scotsman when it steamed through the county earlier this month has another chance to catch the train when it returns today.

The proposed street scene

Bid to build houses which would ‘dominate’ village near Kettering recommended for refusal

A bid to build three large houses which ‘would dominate’ a village near Kettering looks set to be rejected.

The accident took place just after 11am today

Police called after two-vehicle crash on A6 near Burton Latimer

Police were called following a crash involving two vehicles on the A6 today (Friday).

The logo for Nene Valley Crematorium

Wellingborough crematorium near to completion in preparation for summer opening

The finishing touches are being made at a new crematorium ahead of its summer opening.

Wellingborough Council is working on how it can re-open The Castle in a matter of weeks

UPDATE: Council working on how it can re-open Wellingborough theatre

Wellingborough Council has said it is already working on how it can re-open the Castle theatre in a matter of weeks.

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Major road from Corby to Kettering to shut tomorrow

The main A6003 between Corby and Kettering will be shut all day tomorrow (Friday).

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