Police called after pig’s head found in Wellingborough

Police were called after a pig’s head was found dumped in Wellingborough.

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The former Grenson factory in Rushden

Developer hoping to retain heritage of Rushden factory with new flats

The developer tasked with bringing the former Grenson shoe factory back into use is working hard to ensure its heritage is preserved.

Brown bins will be collected in Wellingborough during November

Extra brown bin collections during November in Wellingborough

Wellingborough Council has extended the garden waste service this year with extra collections being made in November.

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Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of a mosquito capable of carrying the zika virus have been found in a small village in England.

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The new dog park in Raunds

New dog park opens in Raunds

Dogs will be able to run and play off the lead in a new park designed especially for them.

Croyland Gardens in Wellingborough

Sound cushions in Wellingborough play area to be relocated

Sound cushions installed as part of a play area in Wellingborough are to be moved after complaints about the noise.

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Wellingborough Prison has been closed since 2012

Extra security now in place at Wellingborough Prison after Travellers’ eviction

Concrete barriers have been installed at a former prison to stop any illegal encampments on the site.

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Bins left out on the street will be tackled as part of the clean-up campaign

Bins left out on the street to be tackled as part of Wellingborough clean-up campaign

A campaign to clean up part of Wellingborough has been launched following on from similar schemes on the town’s Queensway and Hemmingwell estates.

Corby Council has been praised for its green credentials

Corby Council praised for its efforts to go green and help protect the planet

Corby Council is among the first to receive Go Ultra Low status in recognition of its green credentials.

The site in Raunds

Experts unearth the history of site of new houses in Raunds

A silver penny from the 1100s, a collection of lead pistol and musket balls and a copper ring are among the medieval items found on the site of a new development in Raunds.

2014 winner Charlie Sleight from Kettering

Get your wellies on - the puddle jumping championships are back in Kettering!

Competitors from across the UK are set to don their wellies and make a splash when the annual World Puddle Jumping Championships return to Wicksteed Park.

The volunteers getting stuck in at Desborough Pocket Park

Volunteers get stuck in to spruce up pocket park in Desborough

Volunteers spent several hours cutting, clearing and weeding to get their pocket park ready for winter.

There are seven businesses currently signed up in Kettering - but there are none in Burton Latimer, Desborough or Rothwell.

Councillors to discuss lack of toilets in Burton Latimer, Desborough and Rothwell

Councillors will meet tonight (Wednesday) to discuss the lack of public toilets in the A6 towns.

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Lyveden Fields in Corby

New houses now for sale at Corby development

Barratt Homes has launched a new phase of houses at its Lyveden Fields development in Corby.

Caravans have been parked at Abington Park in Corby for several days

Eviction notice served on Travellers staying at Corby park

An eviction notice has been served on Travellers who have been staying at a park in Corby.

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Killer Asian Hornets UK invasion worse than we thought

‘Killer’ Asian Hornet’s UK invasion worse than we thought

The invasion of ‘killer’ Asian hornets into the UK appears worse than initially thought after a SECOND sighting in a separate location was confirmed.

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Fleas with massive penises could invade bedrooms this autumn in their millions

Bad news for anyone with a fear of bugs, billions of super-fleas with massive penises are being predicted to invade British bedrooms in the coming months.

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Wellingborough Prison

Extra security being put in after Travellers evicted from Wellingborough Prison site

Additional security is being put in place after Travellers set up camp on the site of a former prison.

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The country park at Warth Park in Raunds

Improvements for Raunds park will include new car park

Improvements including a new car park and bins are being made to a park in Raunds.

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Mark Hemingway.

Kettering couple slash bills with eco-friendly house

A Kettering couple have taken bill saving to the extreme - by building their own eco-friendly house.

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