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Commuters travelling on trains from Northampton to London are facing disruption this morning after an electrical fault. Trains were cancelled this morning going into London due to electrical supply problems at Euston. London Midland said all lines were b
Hot food and ice creams could be sold from street traders on Northampton's Racecourse under plans being considered by Northampton Borough Council. The local authority’s licensing committee is expected to agree to the start of a consultation on a proposal
A 33-year-old woman from Northampton has warned of the dangers of cosmetic surgery after she suffered a "droopy lip" following a course of lip filler injections. Hanna Costea, of Little Billing, had lip fillers put in during surgery in the...
Cafe selling food “rescued” from landfill to open in Northampton...and customers choose how much to pay
A pop-up cafe offering dishes made out of food taken from damaged packages not fit to be sold in supermarkets will be opening in Northampton next month. A group affiliated to the Real Junk Food Project, which started in Leeds, is opening the temporary ca
A metal thief from Northampton, who used specialist cutting equipment to dismantle more than £50,000 of quarry machinery, has been spared jail. Father-of-four Barry Lee, of Cowley Close, Wootton, appeared at Northampton Crown Court for sentencing yesterd
A Northamptonshire man who drove into a traffic warden after the official told him to move his vehicle out of a taxi bay has pleaded guilty to dangerous driving and assault. Patch Hancox, who lives in his red Volkswagen camper van at Lincoln Way, Daventr
A village primary school is celebrating being rated as "good' after its latest Ofsted inspection. Little Houghton Church of England Primary School, in Lodge Close in Little Houghton, was graded ‘good’ in all areas after an inspection by the...
A 58-year-old man was assaulted during a road rage incident in Kettering. The victim was approaching a roundabout in Northfield Avenue, between 1.20pm and 1.40pm on Tuesday, January 13, in a green Ford Focus when another car pulled in front of him, causi
A former bakery which has sat empty for a number of years has been transformed into a new barbecue-style restaurant in Northampton town centre. The Smoke Pit in The Ridings opened its doors to the public for the first time on Saturday after months of pla
Air ambulance called to help with emergency at a Northampton golf course where paramedics struggled to...
The Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance was drafted in to help with an emergency situation at a golf course in Northampton at the weekend. The air ambulance received the emergency call at 10.30am yesterday (Sunday) after a man suffered a ‘med
The demolition of Greyfriars bus station in Northampton has begun with the removal of the adjoining tower and link bridge. Machinery began pulling Greyfriars House and the bridge which linked it to the town’s former bus station on Saturday morning. The t
A patio door was smashed by burglars who stole valuables from a Northampton home. The thieves took a laptop, jewellery and an iPhone during the burglary at the house in Woodgate Road, Wootton Fields. The house was broken into sometime between 1 and 8pm o
The 19-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murdering Jon Casey in Northampton has been released on bail pending further enquiries. Detectives investigating the murder of Mr Casey in Barrack Road, Northampton, on Friday, January 16 are continuing to app
A 15-year-old boy has suffered a collapsed lung after he was stabbed in the back twice by a group of youths in Rushden. The boy was walking in the Chester Road and Spinney Road area with a friend at about 7.15pm on Sunday, January 25, when they were appr
The minister at Abington Avenue United Reformed Church in Northampton will be inducted in a special service on January 31. After a vacancy lasting several months, the congregation at the Abington Avenue United Reformed Church, Northampton is looking forw
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