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BA and easyJet passengers could pay £25 charge for flight delay complaints

It could cost airline passengers £25 for making a complaint, following the introduction of new aviation rules.

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CCTV footage shows the gang on the tracks

British Transport Police issue warning after train ‘jumps in the air’

British Transport Police have issued a warning after a gang placed wooden planks across a railway line and watched a train smash into them.

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Accident news

Man dies in crash on A6 near Rothwell

A man has died following a crash on the A6 near Rothwell.

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Tractor accident blocks A6003

Tractor accident blocks A6003

A tractor has overturned in Rockingham, making the main road through the village impassible.

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East Midlands Trains has been rated the best train operating company for customer satisfaction

East Midlands Trains voted best train operator for customer satisfaction

East Midlands Trains - which operates through Kettering, Wellingborough and Corby - has been rated the best for customer satisfaction.

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A woman has died following Monday's collision

Cyclist, 44, dies after collision on A509 between Wellingborough and Wollaston

A cyclist has died following a collision on the A509 between Wellingborough and Wollaston.

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Replacement buses will run between the two stations, although the ticket office and Loco Loco Cafe will remain open.

Your chance to quiz Network Rail over temporary Corby to Kettering train line closure

Rail users set to be affected by the temporary closure of the Corby to Kettering line will be able to find out more about it next week.

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Three vehicle head-on crash causes long delays on A605 at Oundle

A three vehicle head-on collision has caused long delays on the A605 at Oundle this afternoon, Monday August 8.

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Call for more action on drink-driving as fatality figures stagnate

Call for more action on drink-driving as fatality figures stagnate

Road safety charities and motoring groups have called on the Government to do more to address drink-driving after the latest figures showed that drink-related fatalities have not fallen since 2010.

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Police news

Police called after two-vehicle crash outside Kettering hotel

Police were called after an accident involving two vehicles near to a hotel in Kettering.

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There are currently no trains between Leicester and Loughborough after the incident at Barrow upon Soar, causing chaos across the East Midlands Trains network.

Buses replace trains between Corby and Kettering after bridge collapse

Buses are replacing trains between Corby and Kettering this morning after a bridge collapsed in Leicestershire.

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A woman has died following Monday's collision

Scooter rider dies after crash on A14 between Kettering and Thrapston

A man has died after he lost control and fell from his scooter on the A14 between Kettering and Thrapston.

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Real tracks. Real trains. Real life. #realitycheck

Police release sickening CCTV footage to keep people off railway lines

British Transport Police have released sickening CCTV footage to serve as a warning to young people over trespassing on railway lines.

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Rothwell Road will be closed from Poppy Fields to the Northfield Avenue roundabout from 11pm on August 9 to 6am the following morning.

Kettering road to close overnight for railway bridge examination

A section of a busy Kettering road will close overnight next month to allow for a detailed examination of a railway bridge.

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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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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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Driver seriously hurt after crash near Corby

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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It has now been announced that no trains will run between Corby and Kettering from September 10 to October 24, with replacement buses running between the two stations.

Date for closure of Corby to Kettering train line revealed

The date for the temporary closure of the Corby to Kettering train line has been revealed.

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Northants County Council has announced it is looking at restarting the compulsory purchase order process for the planned Isham bypass.

County council could restart land purchase process for £38.5m Isham bypass

Northants County Council has announced it is looking at restarting the compulsory purchase order process for the planned Isham bypass.

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Silverstone

Major traffic warning ahead of British Grand Prix

Motorists using the M1 and the A43 in the East Midlands and the M40 around Oxfordshire, are being advised to plan ahead and allow extra time for their journeys ahead of this week’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

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