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£15m overspend still projected by Northamptonshire County Council

Northamptonshire County Council is still projecting an overspend of more than £15million this financial year. The authority’s latest financial position was outlined at a cabinet meeting on Tuesday (December 11) at One Angel Square. And while senior...

Friday, 16:27 in Regional East

Boyfriend whose careless driving killed partner of 10 years near Daventry spared jail 'for sake of...

A man whose careless driving led to the death of his girlfriend in a car crash in Northamptonshire has been spared jail. Amanda Currie was killed in the accident on the A361 close to Ashby St Ledgers after her boyfriend Samuel Milo - who was uninsured...

Friday, 16:17 in Regional East

Police commissioner slams outcomes for domestic abuse victims as 'wholly unacceptable' and calls a summit

Northamptonshire’s police and crime commissioner has slammed the outcomes for domestic abuse victims in the county as “wholly unacceptable” and will convene a summit so all councils can get together to tackle the problem. Speaking at the police and...

Friday, 15:39 in Regional East

Defender Facey setting his sights of earning new Cobblers contract

Shay Facey is setting his sights on winning a new contract with the Cobblers. The defender is approaching his first anniversary as a Town player following his January transfer window switch from Manchester City, and he wants to ensure he stays at the...

Friday, 15:25 in Sport

‘Robust’ Stevenage are going to be a tough nut to crack, warns Cobblers boss Curle

Keith Curle has warned his Cobblers team they will be coming up against a ‘very robust’ Stevenage outfit at the PTS Academy Stadium on Saturday (ko 3pm). The Boro travel to Northampton sitting in 10th place in Sky Bet League Two, and just three points...

Friday, 13:02 in Sport

Timisoara Saracens v Northampton Saints: Tom Vickers' big match preview

Fixture: Timisoara Saracens v Northampton Saints Competition: Challenge Cup (Pool 1) Venue: Stadionul Dan Păltinișanu, Timisoara Date and kick-off time: Saturday, December 15, 2018, 12.30pm (GMT) Referee: Joy Neville (Ireland) Television coverage:...

Friday, 12:38 in Sport

Brüssow and Collins back from injury as Saints square up to Timisoara Saracens

Heinrich Brüssow and Tom Collins will both return from injury in Saints' game at Timisoara Saracens on Saturday (kick-off 12.30pm GMT). Brüssow has not played since the defeat to Saracens on September 15, making just three appearances this season due...

Friday, 12:00 in Sport

Curle happy to be home again as Cobblers gear up for Stevenage test

Keith Curle is looking forward to experiencing some home comfort as the Cobblers return to action at the PTS Academy Stadium on Saturday. Stevenage are the visitors for Town’s first home game since drawing 2-2 with Grimsby Town on November 24, and...

Friday, 11:54 in Sport

Northamptonshire police commissioner welcomes more money for frontline policing

Northamptonshire’s police and crime commissioner has welcomed a Government announcement that could see an additional £9m coming into the county to pay for extra frontline policing. The Government released details yesterday of a new funding package...

Friday, 10:50 in Regional East

Collins back to boost Saints after frustrating spell on sidelines

Tom Collins' legs were desperate to get back on the field just four days after his latest operation - but his face told a different story. The speedy wing suffered a fractured cheekbone is a hefty aerial collision in the Premiership Rugby Cup clash...

Friday, 07:36 in Sport

Defender Facey declares play-off bid ‘a realistic aim’ for Cobblers

Defender Shay Facey says the Cobblers’ ambition has to be on launching a serious tilt at reaching the Sky Bet League Two promotion play-offs this season. With the current campaign quickly approaching the halfway point, Town still find themselves in...

Thursday, 18:22 in Sport

Postponement of Daventry District Council May elections rubber stamped by Government

An order to postpone elections in Daventry and Northamptonshire has been made to Parliament by the local government secretary. James Brokenshire, acting under the Local Government Act 2000, has delayed all district and parish elections in...

Thursday, 17:17 in Regional East

Northamptonshire roads to benefit from £6.7million government grant

Northamptonshire’s roads are set to benefit from a £6.7million grant from the government. The cash formed part of £420million highways capital investment in the government’s autumn budget, with Northamptonshire County Council receiving £6.772million...

Thursday, 17:17 in Regional East

Leading role in 'magical' Christmas musical for Daventry boy

A 12-year-old Daventry boy will take centre stage in a Christmas musical after landing the lead role in Elf the Musical. Jaden Meek will play Michael Hobbs in the festive show - based on the film starring Will Ferrell - alongside David Essex, Martine...

Thursday, 16:19 in Regional East

Have your say on Northamptonshire County Council's plans to increase council tax

Northamptonshire County Council has opened a public consultation on its draft budget, which includes proposals to increase council tax by 2.99 per cent. Investment in council-owned assets, reducing spend on external contracts and stabilising services...

Thursday, 12:00 in Regional East

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