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Fit Foden targets England return

BBC Northamptonshire - 1 hour 23 min ago
Northampton full-back Ben Foden believes he is in his best condition for two years as he pursues an England place.
Categories: Northamptonshire

New school to be set up at police HQ

BBC Northamptonshire - 8 hours 5 min ago
A free school is to be set up at Wootton Hall in Northampton, the site of the county's police headquarters.
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Corbisiero & Parling out for England

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 15:30
Northampton prop Alex Corbisiero and Leicester lock Geoff Parling will miss England's autumn games because of injury.
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Killer of 'Good Samaritan' jailed

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 15:20
A 22-year-old man is jailed for killing a "Good Samaritan" who intervened in a street brawl.
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Saints confident on England trio

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 14:13
Northampton Saints do not expect injuries to Tom Wood, Courtney Lawes and Alex Corbisiero to affect their England availability.
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Plans for 127m 'giant lava lamp'

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:58
A Grade-II listed tower could be wrapped in a high definition LED screen, making it look like the "world's biggest lava lamp".
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Prisoner Bronson's art has 'humour'

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:31
Artworks by notorious prisoner are described by Northamptonshire auctioneer as having "sense of humour".
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Villagers told tap water now safe

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 08:21
It is now safe for all but four homes in a Northamptonshire village to use their tap water for drinks, food preparation or cleaning teeth.
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Morecambe 0-1 Northampton Town

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 17:30
Ivan Toney's third league goal of the season gives Northampton victory against Morecambe.
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Northampton 31-24 Bath

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 17:03
Northampton extend their Premiership dominance over Bath to seven wins with a tense victory at Franklin's Gardens.
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Loom band top designer 'disappointed'

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:38
The designer of a charity garment created from 27,000 loom bands is "disappointed" it failed to sell at auction but hopes it will now feature in a catwalk show or exhibition.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Truckers' tales of 'migrant influx'

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 04:25
As lorry drivers threaten to blockade the Port of Dover in protest at the penalties they face from illegal migrants trying to enter the UK from Calais, one driver from Northamptonshire says migrants are now "far more determined and ruthless".
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Azharullah stars in draw with Sussex

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 15:44
Muhammad Azharullah takes 7-76 for Northants as their game against Sussex ends in a draw at Wantage Road.
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Glam sign Northants' Kettleborough

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 15:18
Glamorgan have signed opening batsman James Kettleborough, according to Northamptonshire chief executive David Smith.
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Lorry engulfed in flames on M1

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 14:35
A lorry catches fire on the M1 in Northamptonshire, engulfing the driver's cab and part of the load in flames.
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Exeter extend Nicholls loan stay

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 14:12
Exeter City extend Northampton striker Alex Nicholls' loan period with the club for another month.
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Train strike action is suspended

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 13:32
Strike action which would have affected East Midlands Train services for nearly a week is suspended following talks.
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Village water problem persists

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 05:22
Residents of a Northamptonshire village are unable to use their tap water for drinks, food preparation or cleaning teeth after seven days.
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Hotel and homes plans for Sixfields

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 17:00
Plans for a 100-room hotel, shops and houses near a football stadium in Northampton are submitted to the borough council for approval.
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Sussex build lead over Northants

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 16:35
Luke Wells is nine runs shy of a first Championship century of the season as Sussex build a lead over Northants.
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