Wellingborough

Wellingborough

Learn about county’s archaeology when the Time Truck visits Kettering and Wellingborough

People have the chance to join archaeologists for three days of events celebrating the rich heritage of Northamptonshire on-board the mobile archaeology hub, the Time Truck.

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The Revd Richard Coles

Strictly star to become patron of Wellingborough Homes

Reverend, broadcaster, musician and Strictly Come Dancing star Revd Richard Coles will become the patron of Wellingborough Homes after stepping down from the board.

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An artist's impression of the new church and community centre in Wellingborough

Wellingborough takeaway to donate takings to new church and community centre

A family-run takeaway will be donating its first night’s takings towards a new church and community centre being built nearby.

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The Wellingborough branch will be operating from the same shop unit in Sheep Street this year

Wellingborough’s RBL to have a town centre shop again this year

Members of the Royal British Legion will have a base in Wellingborough once again to run this year’s Poppy Appeal from.

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Staff at Wilko getting into the WelliFest spirit

Thousands visit Wellingborough during the town’s first WelliFest

More than 4,100 extra people visited Wellingborough town centre during the height of its first community festival WelliFest.

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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Corby, Desborough, Geddington, Higham Ferrers, Kettering, Rushden, Wellingborough and Wymington

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

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Councillor Andy Mercer's suggestion the plight of private sector workers was more important than allowing public sector staff an extra holiday abroad a year drew gasps at County Hall.

Tory’s ‘Mediterranean holiday’ jibe at public sector workers in Northamptonshire slammed by opposition and unions

A Tory councillor who suggested public sector workers would spend a pay rise on an “extra holiday in the Mediterranean a year” was branded as out-of-touch by opposition members.

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Wellingborough rail users to get chance to have say on proposed changes

Wellingborough rail users to get chance to have say on proposed changes

Rail passengers will get the chance to have their say on proposed changes to their train service at an event in Wellingborough.

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The fashion show is being held on October 17

Wellingborough boutique raising funds with charity fashion show

The latest looks will be showcased at a fashion show in support of a breast cancer charity.

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Sharon Morrow (far right) from New Dimensions Fitness

Fitness fans showing support for Wellingborough charity with step up challenge

A group of fitness fans have decided to step up to the challenge of raising money for the charity set up in memory of a five-year-old girl.

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The Blades pilots have over 30,000 flying hours between them.

Blades aerobatic display team to wow crowds at Sywell Classic event in Northamptonshire

The Blades, a team of former Red Arrow pilots, will perform their world-famous display at Footman James Sywell Classic: Piston and Props this weekend.

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Wellingborough taxi driver fined after admitting to not using his taxi meter

A Wellingborough taxi driver has pleaded guilty to one offence of not using the taxi meter fitted in his Hackney Carriage.

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The Revd Richard Coles

WATCH: Revd Richard Coles dancing with his Strictly partner at Finedon church

The Reverend Richard Coles took to the floor with his dance partner in Finedon ahead of Strictly’s first live episode on Saturday (September 23).

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The Daylight Centre in Wellingborough

Wellingborough charity appealing for help to increase its opening hours

A centre which supports vulnerable people is appealing for help to increase its opening hours.

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The new in-house repairs team will be launched next April

Wellingborough housing association to launch in-house repairs team

Wellingborough Homes is set to launch its own internal repairs team from next year.

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The cadets in their new home

New home for Wellingborough’s emergency services cadets

A group for young supporters of the emergency services is settling into a new home in Wellingborough.

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The open day

Wider community comes together for event organised by members of Wellingborough Mosque

People from the community came together for an open day organised by members of a mosque which had to have a refurbishment following damage caused by a flood.

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Plumbco is one of the companies which has contributed to the appeal

Wellingborough housing association beats target to collect 10,000 tins of food

A housing association has beaten its target to raise 10,000 tins of food in just three months.

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The official opening took place on Friday

Official opening for new play area at Wellingborough school

Pupils at a Wellingborough school have a new play area to explore and enjoy.

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The official opening

Celebrations as Finedon playgroup opens in new home

A playgroup which had been facing an uncertain future has started the new term in a new home.

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