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Council to consider sale of land earmarked for major development in Wellingborough

Councillors are set to discuss the possible sale of a plot of land earmarked for major development in Wellingborough tonight.

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BHS has gone into administration

REVEALED: BHS store closure dates

The remaining 114 BHS stores are to close leaving 5,000 staff redundant and the full list of which stores are closing when has been revealed.

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Product recall

Protein shakes recalled over allergy risk

A health product manufacturer is recalling a batch of protein shakes because they contain potential allergens not mentioned on the label.

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Argos recall

Children’s scooter recalled over injury fears

Retail giant Argos has recalled a children’s scooter following the discovery that fingers could become trapped by the mechanism.

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DVLA report massive drop in revenue

DVLA reports £93m lost revenue following ditching of tax disks

The RAC has raised concerns over the reduction in revenue to the DVLA following the abolition of paper tax disks last year.

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The beach is returning to Wellingborough

Beach attraction making a welcome return to Wellingborough

People are being invited to dig out their buckets and spades once again when the Wellingborough beach opens next month.

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BTP would like to speak to these people.

Do you recognise these Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on line near Wellingborough?

British Transport Police are appealing for help in identifying Flying Scotsman fans who trespassed on the line near Wellingborough when it visited the county last month.

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The cheese has been released in line with Parma Violets 70th birthday. NNL-160720-161905001

Would you try Parma Violets cheese? It’s a thing...

In a time of weird food fads, we just have to ask - would you try this?

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One of the new bridges

Work set to start on new bridges for Wellingborough’s Stanton Cross development

Work is due to start next month on two new bridges as part of a major housing development for Wellingborough.

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The Puff Inn serves MOD staff based on Hirta, the largest island in the St Kilda archipelago - 112 miles west of the Scottish mainland. Picture: Ian Rutherford/TSPL NNL-160720-160037001

Wanted: Bar staff for UK’s most remote pub

IT IS the most remote pub in the British Isles, with a clientele of no more than 20.

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Kellogg’s rapped by watchdog over Special K nutrition claims

Kellogg’s rapped by watchdog over Special K nutrition claims

Cereal giant Kellogg’s has been rapped by watchdogs over “full of goodness” and “nutritious” claims made in two ads for its Special K range.

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Asda

Supermarket recalls Rocky Road brownie over allergy fears

Asda is pulling thousands of Mini Rocky Road bites off the shelves because the label failed to mention they contain egg.

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110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes bust

110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes bust

A cut-price travel firm has gone into administration - putting more than 100,000 holiday bookings with the firm at risk.

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The driver of a Jaguar was seriously hurt after their car left the road near Brigstock at the weekend

Driver seriously hurt after crash near Corby

The driver of a Jaguar was seriously hurt after their car left the road near Brigstock at the weekend.

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Excavators have moved into the former Stanion Plantation site in Corby NNL-160715-162443001

Corby’s largest ever ‘big sheds’ could help bring 3,000 new jobs to the town

The ground is being cleared to build Corby’s biggest warehouses ten years after the controversial scheme was first proposed.

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Photo by Co-op Group

Two Co-op food stores in Northamptonshire are to be sold by the supermarket chain

Co-op food stores in Daventry and Wellingborough will be sold by the company later this year.

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A masterplan to build 35,000 homes and create more than 30,000 jobs between now and 2031 has been formally adopted

Masterplan for 35,000 homes and 30,000 jobs for Corby, Kettering, Wellingborough and Rushden adopted

A masterplan to build 35,000 homes and create more than 30,000 jobs between now and 2031 has been formally adopted.

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Corby is the cheapest place on a train line to live within 100 miles of London NNL-160714-171614001

Corby: The cheapest place to live within 100 miles of London

Corby is the cheapest place to live within 100 miles of London, according to new figures.

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Corby Post Office closure raised in House of Commons

The closure of Corby’s main post office branch has been discussed this morning in the Houses of Parliament.

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The start of the Kick-start scheme run by Spire Homes

Apprenticeships up for grabs for youngsters in the Rushden area

A group of students are swapping their summer holidays for a work experience programme with apprenticeships up for grabs at the end.

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