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Have your say on the future of Higham Ferrers Library

People are being asked to have their say on the future of the library in Higham Ferrers.

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Caroline Anstee hands over the cheque to Jenny Standen from Serve

Kettering firm raises money for specialist disability bathroom

Staff took to the greens to raise money for a specialist disability bathroom.

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The winners of this year's Northamptonshire Community Foundation Awards ranged from boxing clubs to foodbanks.

EXCLUSIVE: Council secretly pulled plug on £1.3 million of funds for Northampton's volunteer groups

More than £1 million has been stripped from vital community groups over the course of the next three years in a secret county council cut – even though the authority is looking to the voluntary sector to take over the running of its libraries.

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Peter Bone MP

Fight against plans for chicken farm in Rushden raised at Westminster

Concerns over plans for a ‘mega-factory farm’ which could house 540,000 chickens have been raised at Westminster.

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House of Fraser at Rushden Lakes

Future phases of Rushden Lakes development confirmed

More details have been revealed as planning permission for phases two and three of Rushden Lakes is confirmed.

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The Northamptonshire Intergroup is raising awareness of AA this month.

‘We are anonymous, not invisible’: Recovering Corby and Rushden alcoholics bid to raise AA profile

Two recovering alcoholics have talked about how the county’s Alcoholics Anonymous group has helped them, in a drive to promote the service.

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Superdry is opening at Rushden Lakes later this month

RUSHDEN LAKES: Opening date for Superdry store revealed

Another new store has revealed when it will be opening at Rushden Lakes.

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Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE (right) with Higham Ferrers mayor Cllr Peter Tomas

Tributes continue to come in for Higham Ferrers councillor

The leader of Higham Ferrers Town Council has paid tribute following the loss of a ‘great public servant.’

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Cllr Glenn Harwood MBE

Tributes paid after sudden death of deputy leader of East Northants Council

Tributes have been paid following the sudden death of the deputy leader of East Northants Council.

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Northamptonshire Rape Crisis has launched a campaign to help victims of sexual predators.

Northamptonshire Rape Crisis appeal to help victims of sexual abuse in Northampton following Hollywood scandal

Northamptonshire Rape Crisis is calling on those shocked by allegations in Hollywood to spend the price of a cinema ticket to support their #MeTooNorthamptonshire campaign, which in turn, will help victims of sexual predators.

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Councillors at One Angel Square say an additional 10 million of central Government funding for schools will not be enough to sustain them.

Extra £10m of schools funding in Northamptonshire will barely cover rising costs - councillors fear

A trickle of extra funding from central Government will not be enough to support Northamptonshire's expanding schools - parties on both sides of the chamber feared at the county council's cabinet meeting.

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Could you be a volunteer?

Volunteers needed to boost health and fitness in East Northants

Are you an inspirational individual with a real passion for supporting the community?

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Pupils from South End Infant School with members of Rushden's Royal British Legion

War veteran shares his experiences with Rushden schoolchildren

A war veteran spoke of his experiences as a teenager during World War Two when he met children from a Rushden school.

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La La Land

Northants community cinema scheme needs your help

A community cinema scheme which brings classic and modern films to rural venues needs your help to keep it running.

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The link road plans went on show at last week's public exhibition

‘Overwhelmingly positive’ response to plans for Rushden Lakes link road

Plans for a new link road for Rushden Lakes are set to be submitted in the ‘near future.’

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The former shop before the boards were removed

Officers step in to improve eyesore Higham building

Council officers have stepped in to improve the look of a run-down building in Higham Ferrers.

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Remembrance Sunday Raunds

Remembrance Day 2017: Raunds

The people of Raunds lined the streets in great numbers yesterday to show their respect for those who have fallen.

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The team at Jamaica Blue at Rushden Lakes

Great response from customers since cafe opened at Rushden Lakes

Cafe bosses say they are getting great feedback since opening their fifth UK outlet at Rushden Lakes.

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Remembrance Sunday Rushden 2017

Remembrance Day 2017: Rushden

Residents of Rushden lined the streets yesterday to watch the Remembrance Sunday parade make its way past.

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Colemans won the people's choice award last year

Higham Ferrers set to sparkle in the countdown to Christmas

Higham Ferrers is set to sparkle in the run-up to Christmas.

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