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Cyril Smith abuse image probe closes

BBC Northamptonshire - 7 hours 3 min ago
A probe into claims the late Rochdale MP Cyril Smith was found with child abuse images in his car boot closes because of a lack of evidence.
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Cobb stars as Northants beat Leics

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 20:23
Northants opener Josh Cobb hits 86 to set up a 55-run One-Day Cup win over his former county Leicestershire.
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'Mouth of hell' bus site cleared

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 12:12
A bus station likened by TV presenter Kevin McCloud to the "mouth of hell" is cleared and ready for developers to step in.
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McDonald agrees Northampton contract

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 14:08
Defender Rod McDonald has signed a one-year deal at Northampton Town subject to completing a medical.
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Egyptians join fight to keep statue

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 07:47
A campaign group in Egypt joins the fight over the £15.76m sale of a 4,000-year-old statue by Northampton Borough Council.
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Hull and Ko primed for British Open

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 05:35
Charley Hull and Lydia Ko have given themselves an edge as they prepare for this week's British Open, writes Iain Carter.
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Chief tackles crime as budgets fall

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:31
The new Northamptonshire chief constable admits he will have to fight violent crime with falling budgets.
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Roy hits ton in huge Surrey victory

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 19:04
England one-day opener Jason Roy smashes a century as Surrey thump Northants by 220 runs in the One-Day Cup at The Oval.
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Amateur bowler takes 10-wicket haul

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 14:55
Amateur bowler Joe Dawborn takes all 10 wickets to fall in the innings of a club match in Northamptonshire.
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Toney left out amid transfer talks

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:00
Northampton Town boss Chris Wilder says there has been Premier League interest in striker Ivan Toney.
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PM urged to stop Egypt statue export

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 07/26/2015 - 10:48
Campaigners fighting the export of a £15.76m Egyptian statue sold by Northampton Borough Council call on David Cameron to prevent it leaving Britain.
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Collingwood steers Durham to victory

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 07/25/2015 - 17:53
Paul Collingwood scores a fine 132 as Durham cruise to a 54-run win over Northants in the One-Day Cup.
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T20 Blast quarter-finals confirmed

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 21:41
T20 Blast holders Birmingham Bears face Essex in the quarter-finals after rain affects the final round of group matches.
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Stab victim 'lived for minutes'

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 17:04
A father of three who was stabbed to death in his home would have taken "minutes to die" a court hears
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Stab accused 'refused to call 999'

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 18:00
A man accused of stabbing his friend to death, refused to call 999, the dead man's girlfriend tells a court.
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Policeman denies murdering wife

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 13:22
A police officer appears at Northampton Crown Court by video link to deny murdering his wife.
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Farmer proposes with weedkiller

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 11:05
Northampton woman receives weedkiller proposal
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Statue row chief 'would sell again'

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 04:29
Museum that sold a 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue would do it again
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Retiring chief constable backs PCC

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 07/20/2015 - 18:03
A retiring chief constable defends the appointment of the Northamptonshire police and crime commissioner.
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Derbyshire win despite Duckett's ton

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 07/20/2015 - 13:36
Derbyshire beat Northants by seven wickets at Wantage Road despite a career-best 154 by Ben Duckett for the home side.
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