Corby firm to have dogs in the office for charity

A Corby firm is encouraging others to join them in taking their dogs to work on Friday (June 22).

The team from Wicksteed Playgrounds

Kettering firm goes the extra 100 miles for charity

A team from Wicksteed Playgrounds has just completed a 100-mile charity bike ride as part of the company’s centenary celebrations.

The Kettering store will close in just eight weeks' time

Closing date for Kettering’s M&S store confirmed

The closing date for Kettering’s M&S store has been confirmed.

How the Rushden Gateway scheme could look

Residents holding meeting over Rushden development promising 500 jobs

A developer has submitted its plans for a major new commercial scheme including a supermarket and care home - but residents have warned they will be opposing it.

The overnight road closures start on Monday (June 18)

TRAFFIC: Three nights of closures on A43 between Northampton and Kettering

Overnight closures will be in place on a section of the A43 between Northampton and Kettering next week.


Royal Mail bans postal workers from flying England flags from vans during World Cup

Royal Mail has banned postal workers from flying the England flag on their vehicles during the World Cup.

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Fuel is unavailable at Watford Gap Services.

TRAVEL: Northamptonshire petrol station on M1 unable to sell fuel after crash at fuel pumps

A Northamptonshire petrol station on the M1 Southbound has no fuel available following a crash this week.

The family fun day is taking place on Saturday (June 16)

Morrisons holding family fun day as part of Celebrating Rushden week

Three local charities are set to benefit from a family fun day being held as part of Celebrating Rushden week.

A number of Rushden bus routes will be affected tomorrow (Thursday)

Diversions for Rushden bus routes due to the Women’s Tour

A number of bus routes will be affected when the Women’s Tour arrives in Rushden tomorrow (Thursday).

The car park at The Castle theatre in Wellingborough

Council to consider creating more parking at Wellingborough theatre

Another level of parking could be created near a theatre to help make up for lost spaces in Wellingborough town centre.


REVEALED: The 9 most expensive houses on the Wellingborough property market

Today the Telegraph reveals the most expensive houses on the market in Wellingborough.

The former Sassy Belle unit in Rushden High Street

Shop front transformed in honour of the Women’s Tour coming to Rushden

The front of an empty shop has been transformed ahead of the Women’s Tour coming to Rushden this week.

Wellingborough market

Could new operators help save Wellingborough’s market?

New operators could be brought in to run Wellingborough’s market.

Wagamama is opening at Rushden Lakes

Just days to go until Wagamama opens at Rushden Lakes

Wagamama will be launching its first venue in the county next week following huge demand in the area for the pan Asian restaurant.

House of Fraser at Rushden Lakes

Rushden Lakes’ House of Fraser not on list of store closures

House of Fraser has announced plans to close more than half of its shops - but the Rushden Lakes store is not one of those identified for closure.

The new houses on the former Kingswood School site in Corby

More council houses to be built in Corby

Corby Council has adopted a new housing development strategy as it sets about building new council homes for the town.

Mark McLaughlin

More spending controls could be on the way for Northants County Council

Severe spending controls may have to be imposed for the next two years at Northamptonshire County Council, according to the authority’s finance director.

Wicksteed Park featured on The One Show last night

Popular BBC show shines the spotlight on Kettering park

The One Show took viewers on a trip down memory lane after visiting Wicksteed Park in Kettering.

Police were called at 7.45am today

TRAFFIC: Delays after lorry sheds its load on A45 near Rushden Lakes

Drivers faced delays on the A45 near Rushden Lakes while a shed load of rubble was cleared from the road.


Calls for free all-day parking at Rushden Lakes

More than 1,880 people have signed a petition calling for free all-day parking at Rushden Lakes.

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