Appeal for witnesses after CCTV shows men acting suspiciously in Desborough

Police have released these CCTV images showing three men seen acting suspiciously in Buckwell Close, Desborough.

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Cheers to another award for gin producer based near Rothwell

A gin producer has scooped yet another award after being named one of the winners at the ‘Rural Oscars.’

How the temple could look.

Plans go in for Sikh temple in Kettering

A new Sikh temple could be built in Kettering’s Rockingham Road.

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Bewiched in Kettering

Independent coffee chain set for expansion with new branches in Rothwell and Rushden

An independent coffee chain is getting ready for the opening of two new stores.

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The site north of the town.

Plans for 700-home Rothwell development set to be approved

Plans for 700 homes just to the north of Rothwell are set to be approved tonight (Tuesday).

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Desborough pub will be converted into Costa Coffee

A historic Desborough pub will be converted into a Costa Coffee after planning permission was approved.

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Council tax set to be frozen in Kettering again

The level of council tax in Kettering is set to be frozen for yet another year.

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A6 Closure: Between Rothwell and Desborough, 
The safety of the road bridge over the River Ise has been compromised due to the foundations on the approach to the bridge proper being undermined. The compacted material used to build the foundations have shifted and surveys showed that there were voids and cracks within them. 
Northamptonshire Highways are digging out the old material and then replacing it to form a solid base for the road surface. 
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A6 to remain closed until at least the end of April

The A6 Rothwell Desborough bypass will remain closed until at least the end of April.

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Burglar steals jewellery from Kettering house

Burglar steals jewellery from Kettering house

A thief escaped with a quantity of jewellery after breaking into a Kettering house.

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Burglars break into Kettering house

Police are appealing for witnesses after a Kettering house was broken into.

Kettering, Milldale Rd, Blue Plaque JL (Jim) Carr. 
Monday, 28 July 2008

Kettering’s civic society aims to extend heritage trail

Kettering’s civic society is hoping to put more blue heritage plaques around the town – but it needs sponsorship to do so.

Jobs are on offer at Wicksteed Park this summer

150 jobs up for grabs at Kettering’s Wicksteed Park

Park bosses are hoping to fill 150 full and part-time jobs at Wicksteed Park as it gears up for the start of its summer season.

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Police officers have caught speeding drivers on 307 occasions in Gipsy Lane since August last year

No plans to prevent speeding on Kettering road – despite 300 tickets in six months

Northants County Council says it has no plans for traffic-calming measures in Kettering’s Gipsy Lane.

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Now Corby and East Northants MP Tom Pursglove said he will raise the matter with county health bosses

MP to raise NHS funding with Northants health bosses

A Northamptonshire MP says he will be talking to health bosses about the concerns raised by our series of NHS reports.

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Chantal at the summit.

Kilimanjiro climb raises more than £2,000 for Kettering Samaritans

The daughter of a Kettering volunteer has raised £2,000 for the local Samaritans branch after climbing Mount Kilimanjiro.

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The A6 closure is to be extended this weekend for more inspections

A6 closure between Desborough and A14 to be extended this weekend

The A6 closure is to be extended this weekend for more inspections.

Flowers are being laid at the alleyway connecting St George's Street and Aldbury Court where the incident took place.

MURDER INVESTIGATION: Tributes paid to "genuine, nice guy" Liam Hunt

Friends of a boy who was killed in Northampton this week have paid tribute to "an all-around genuine nice guy."

Kettering news: Five stories you may have missed

Kettering news: Five stories you may have missed

Here’s five Kettering stories from earlier this week you may have missed.

The current main entrance to KGH opposite Simply Gym in Rothwell Road is to become an ambulance only red route from February 20

Two days of roadworks to change entrance to KGH

The main road entrance to Kettering General Hospital is permanently changing from Monday, February 20, as part of plans to improve car parking and traffic flow.

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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced for crimes on the A14, in Corby, Desborough, East Carlton Park, Kettering, Kings Cliffe, Northampton, Rushden, Wellingborough

The following people have been sentenced at magistrates courts in the county:

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