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Lorry ‘repeatedly rammed’ car on M1

BBC Northamptonshire - 4 hours 55 min ago
A car driver says he was "deliberately and repeatedly rammed" by a lorry on the M1, but police did not attend the emergency call until three hours later.
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Northants finances in 'better' shape

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 12/01/2015 - 15:32
Northants chairman Gavin Warren says the club is in a "far superior financial situation than it has been in for 20 years".
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Dog poo powers 'a sledgehammer'

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 12/01/2015 - 12:41
Rules which could see dog walkers fined £100 if they leave the house without a poo bag are criticised by a charity.
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Marvin Gaye 'thriller' set for world premiere

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 11/30/2015 - 17:33
A play about the life and death of Motown legend Marvin Gaye is to have its world premiere in Northampton.
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HMRC withdraw Cobblers petition

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 11/30/2015 - 13:31
The winding-up petition brought against League Two side Northampton Town has been withdrawn following a court hearing.
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Cost of 'paupers' funerals' rising

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 11/30/2015 - 10:48
The cost to local councils of so-called "paupers' funerals" has risen by almost 30% - so why are they footing the bill for more and more of the ceremonies?
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Northampton Town 2-0 Yeovil Town

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 11/28/2015 - 17:08
Northampton Town get their first win under new ownership and extend their unbeaten run to eight, as they beat Yeovil Town.
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'The Beast' football shirt auctioned

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 11/28/2015 - 10:49
A shirt worn by a footballer known as "the Beast" sells for £440 at a second auction - after the first's £7,500 winning bid was not paid.
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VIDEO: No MP comment over campaign payments

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 11/27/2015 - 22:33
The MP for Northampton South, David Mackintosh, declines to answer questions from BBC Look East in relation to payments made to his campaign funds before the general election.
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Northampton 15-3 Gloucester

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 11/27/2015 - 22:02
Northampton Saints battle to a hard-fought victory over Gloucester in the wind and rain at Franklin's Gardens.
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Cobblers insolvency hearing adjourned

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 11/27/2015 - 13:45
Insolvency proceedings brought against Northampton Town by a council over an unpaid £10m loan are adjourned for a deal to be thrashed out.
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Reward of £10k over 'shocking' murder

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 11/27/2015 - 12:40
A £10,000 reward is offered for information in the case of a man murdered in Northampton.
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North signs new Northampton deal

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 11/26/2015 - 16:52
Wales wing George North signs a new contract with Premiership club Northampton Saints.
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'Banter' police officer given warning

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 11/26/2015 - 16:40
A police constable who shot Pava spray in another officer's face as "banter" is found guilty of misconduct.
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Thomas completes Cobblers takeover

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 11/26/2015 - 15:15
Former Oxford United chairman Kelvin Thomas completes his takeover of Northampton Town from David Cardoza.
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Trump overcomes illness to advance

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 11/25/2015 - 23:13
Judd Trump overcame a cold and 124th seed Hammad Miah to reach the second round of the UK Championship.
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Hallucinating son killed mother

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 11/25/2015 - 20:15
A man who had hallucinations telling him to kill his mother was seen swinging a metal television bracket at her before her death, a court hears.
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Big changes for councils in the East

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:36
What George Osborne's spending review means to the East
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Big changes for councils in the East

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:36
Chancellor George Osborne's spending review outlines the biggest changes to Local Government funding for generations.
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Nightclub crush policing 'appropriate'

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 11/25/2015 - 16:45
The policing of an incident at a nightclub in which two students were killed in a crush was "appropriate", says a watchdog.
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