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Cost of living - fuel prices on the rise

Mixed news for motorists this week as the cost of fuel has remained largely the same this week, with unleaded petrol still at 111.3 pence per litre.

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The recovery operation at Sywell. Photo by John Woods, PixelPackingPiccys

Spitfire crashes after landing at Sywell Aerodrome

A Second World War fighter was slightly damaged after crashing following a landing at Sywell Aerodrome.

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Call for new trains and more carriages on railway line for Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough

Call for new trains and more carriages on railway line for Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough

The train operator for Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough has called for new trains and extra carriages to help drive economic growth in the region.

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The scene on the A605 this morning: Photo: @Xbordercops

Air ambulance at the scene of serious motorcycle crash on A605 at Oundle

The air ambulance attended the scene of a serious collision involving a motorcyclist which closed the A605 at Oundle this morning, Tuesday.

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82-year-old Northamptonshire woman dies in hospital after traffic collision

82-year-old Northamptonshire woman dies in hospital after traffic collision

An 82-year-old woman from Northamptonshire has died in hospital following a traffic collision.

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The cars most likely to be written off

Top 10 cars most likely to have been written off revealed

Car history site Mycarcheck.com has released data revealing the 10 cars most likely to have been written off.

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The flooding in Lower Street.

Camera survey planned for frequently-flooded Kettering street

Council bosses are planning to carry out a camera survey of a Kettering street which has been hit by flooding on numerous occasions.

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West Street in Oundle.

Oundle street dug up for ‘urgent work’ – just three days after it was resurfaced

An Oundle street was dug up by energy firm workers – just three days after the county council had resurfaced it.

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Airport travel

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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Road accident news.

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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