Buses to replace peak trains from Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough to Bedford until 2020

Commuters travelling from Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough to Bedford or Luton during peak times will be forced to use a coach service until 2020.

Nene Valley Crematorium in Wellingborough

Improvements put forward for Wellingborough’s crematorium

A number of improvements are being considered for Wellingborough’s Nene Valley Crematorium.

Aldi recall

Aldi recalls food product because it could contain small pieces of hard plastic

Aldi has recalled one of its food products owing to worries that it may be contaminated with small pieces of hard plastic.

Baby Rockit Apples from Marks and Spencer

M&S slammed over “irresponsible” plastic apple packaging

Marks & Spencer has been slammed by shoppers and scientists for selling apples in a plastic TUBE - so they can fit in car cup holders.

Rushden Lakes

Update from developer on what’s coming next to Rushden Lakes

The developer behind Rushden Lakes has given an update on the next three phases of the scheme, including details of another new shop on the way.

Star Wars toys

Do you have valuable Star Wars toys in the attic?

With the latest instalment of Star Wars series ‘The Last Jedi’ due for release next week, the Force could be with Star Wars fans who have valuable vintage action figures.

Poundland have launched a �1 chocolate bar, Twin Peaks

Poundland launches Toblerone-style treat with 20 per cent more chocolate after court battle

Poundland has finally launched its £1 ‘Twin Peaks’ Toblerone-style chocolate bar this week after a lengthy legal wrangle over its shape and packaging.

Specsavers in Kettering are collecting gifts for children in hospital this Christmas

Kettering opticians collecting gifts for children in hospital this Christmas

A Kettering opticians is looking to ensure that children in hospital over Christmas receive gifts this year by collecting shoeboxes full of presents.

Leader of East Northants Council Cllr Steven North

£275,000 cash boost for garden village project on East Northants airfield site

A project to develop the old Deenethorpe Airfield site into a garden village has received a £275,000 funding boost from the Government.

Landlady Katie Buncombe with the bar staff celebrating their win as the Northants Telegraph Pub of the Year

Thrapston pub takes the crown as Northants Telegraph Pub of the Year!

Staff at The Fox Inn in Thrapston are celebrating after being named the Northants Telegraph Pub of the Year.

An aerial view of the proposed development

Could developer’s scheme help cut traffic problems in and around Rushden Lakes?

A developer is working on a scheme which it says could bring houses, jobs and millions of pounds worth of road improvements to Rushden.

Aldi is due to open its second store in Corby next year

Supermarket chain applies for licence for new Corby store

A discount supermarket has applied for a premises licence for its new store in Corby.

The Warner Edwards Garden for Chelsea Flower Show

Northamptonshire gin producer buzzing about garden at Chelsea Flower Show

An award-winning gin producer from the county is to have a garden at next year’s Chelsea Flower Show.

The first shops opened at Rushden Lakes in July

Accessible parking bays introduced at Rushden Lakes

New accessible parking bays have been introduced at Rushden Lakes.

Product warning

Next recall children’s coats over choking fears

Next have recalled a pair of children’s coats following the discovery that they could present a choking hazard.


Morrison’s recalls chicken pies - because the filling contains fish and mustard

Supermarket giant Morrison’s has pulled its chicken and mushroom pies off its shelves - because some are actually fish pies.

The NatWest is to close its branches in Oundle and Stamford next year.

REVEALED: The full list of Natwest and RBS branches set to close

Royal Bank of Scotland is to close 259 Natwest and RBS branches resulting in 680 job losses after the state-backed lender said more people are choosing to bank online or on mobile.

The launch of the Carlsberg Christmas beer - unique to Northampton - that is raising money for Northamptonshire Community Foundation

Cheers! Carlsberg makes £10,000 pledge to help vulnerable people in Northamptonshire through winter

Carlsberg UK has donated £10,000 to the Surviving Winter appeal by Northamptonshire Community Foundation.

Are you freezing at work? This is how cold it has to be before you can legally go home

Are you freezing at work? This is how cold it has to be before you can legally go home

England is set to freeze this week as temperatures plummet across the country but how cold does it have to be before you can leave work?

Electric car charging file pic

Plans to increase number of electric car charging points in Kettering

Kettering Council has outlined plans to develop the area’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

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