Environment

Environment

Reassurance for Wellingborough residents concerned by number of trees being cut down

A council leader has reassured residents that Wellingborough ‘values its trees’ after concerns were raised over trees facing the chop.

News 1
Concerns have been raised over the felling of trees in Wellingborough, including in Eastfield Road

Concerns over removal of dangerous trees in Wellingborough

A number of trees have been cut down in Wellingborough because they are deemed to be dangerous.

News 2
The partially burnt-out vehicle at Cransley Park

Mess left on site off A43 at Kettering after Travellers leave

A partially burnt-out vehicle and a gas canister are among the items left littering a site just off one of the main roads into Kettering.

News 8
Nene Park could soon be demolished

Nene Park stadium to be demolished

A football stadium which was home to Rushden & Diamonds as well as Kettering Town looks set for demolition.

News 17
The view across Skew Lake at Rushden Lakes

Wildlife will be at the heart of Rushden Lakes scheme

Rushden Lakes will be more than just a shopping and leisure destination – with wildlife being a key part of it.

News 2
No Caption ABCDE NNL-170901-145757005

Greenpeace calls on politicians to clean up the UK’s air in Kettering protest

Greenpeace activists took to Kettering with a cutout of Mary Poppins wearing a pollution mask to voice their concerns over air quality.

News
Burton Latimer, Blackbridge Farm, fire billowing above Burton Latimer from Cranford road 
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 ENGNNL00120111210165611

Council investigating “toxic” smell lingering over Burton Latimer

Kettering Council says it is investigating reports of a toxic odour which left one Burton Latimer resident’s eyes watering.

News 1
Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families have been warned to resist the temptation to dump unwanted rubbish as Britain prepares for the busiest fly-tipping weekend of the year.

News 4
Turkeys

How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

You may consider the turkey to be a traditional part of your Christmas celebrations. But however you cook it, something about this festive bird is changing – it’s getting fatter.

News 6
East Northants Council has issued a reminder about recycling over the Christmas period

Christmas rubbish collection and recycling reminders for East Northants

East Northamptonshire Council has said it is trying to keep disruption of refuse and recycling collections to a minimum over the festive period.

News
The fly-tipping in Goulsbra Road, Rushden

Corby is north Northamptonshire’s flytipping hotspot

Corby has seen the highest number of flytipping incidents in the north of the county this year.

News 3
Picture: Canal & River Trust

Charity completes vital work to repair lock gates on Northamptonshire's canals

A six-month project to repair lock gates along the Grand Union Canal in Northamptonshire has been completed.

News
The walk on Saturday

Residents take a stand against plans to extend Raunds business park

More than 100 people turned out to show their opposition to plans to extend a business park on the outskirts of Raunds.

News 5
The fly-tipping in Goulsbra Road, Rushden

Rushden woman fined more than £1,000 for fly-tipping offence

A woman from Rushden has been fined more than £1,100 this month for fly-tipping in East Northamptonshire.

News 2
Shoppers have faced delays getting into and out of the Tesco store in Corby

Burst water main causing traffic problems outside Corby superstore

Drivers are facing several more days of delays as work continues to fix a burst water main in Corby.

News 5
All the items are being left next to a gingerbread house advent calendar made by school display assistant Emily Brealey

Reverse advent at Higham school to help good causes

Children at a Higham Ferrers school are creating an advent calendar with a difference this Christmas.

News
The plans by Roxhill for Warth Park in Raunds

Extraordinary meeting over plans to extend Raunds business park

An extraordinary meeting is being held to discuss plans to extend a business park on the outskirts of Raunds.

News 1
The Hind Hotel in Wellingborough

Council to consider issuing notice for repairs for Wellingborough hotel

Councillors are to discuss issuing a notice for repairs to be carried out on a prominent building in Wellingborough town centre.

News 5
REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

One in ten Brits never clean their sofas despite them being regularly stained with food, drink and even bodily fluids.

News 9
Appeal over plans for more than 100 new houses in Wellingborough dismissed

Appeal over plans for more than 100 new houses in Wellingborough dismissed

A council’s decision to refuse plans for more than 100 new houses has been upheld.

News 3
Load more