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Corby’s lotto helped 66 good causes in a year

Corby’s own lottery is expected to have raised nearly £33,000 for good causes this year. The popular lottery, run by Corby Council, has sold 1052 tickets to 536 different players in the past year and there are 66 local good causes that have registered...

yesterday, 07:02 in Regional East
 

Primary league tables - Kettering’s best performing primaries

Schools across the county have discovered where they rank in the government’s Key Stage 2 league tables which were published this week. We’ve ranked the primaries in order of how many pupils achieved a scaled score of 100 or more in their reading and...

yesterday, 06:16 in Regional East
 

Corby man charged over pub burglaries

A man from Corby has been charged with four burglaries following a four-month police investigation. Stephen Hill, 31. of no fixed abode, was due to appear before magistrates in Northampton today (Saturday) after he was arrested on Thursday evening in...

Saturday, 13:18 in Regional East
 

Primary league tables - Corby and East Northants’ best performing primaries

Schools across the county have discovered where they rank in the government’s Key Stage 2 league tables which were published this week. We’ve ranked the primaries in order of how many pupils achieved a scaled score of 100 or more in their reading and...

Saturday, 06:24 in Regional East
 

Kettering shopping centre accredited as autism friendly

A Kettering shopping centre has been recognised for making its environment more autism friendly. The Newlands Shopping Centre has been given autism friendly accreditation from the National Autistic Society (NAS) in recognition of work to make shopping...

Saturday, 06:24 in Regional East
 

Pupils join Wellingborough Orpheus Choir for festive concert

Wellingborough Orpheus Choir will be joined by the children of Park Junior School Choir for their afternoon Christmas concert at the United Reformed Church. There will be opportunities for the audience to join in with traditional carols, and the...

Friday, 17:30 in Regional East
 

Weekend weather warning issued for snow and ice in Northamptonshire

Temperatures across Northamptonshire are set to plummet to below freezing on Saturday. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice across the county from 9am on Saturday to 9am on Sunday. Temperatures will struggle to get above...

Friday, 16:48 in Regional East
 

£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, 16:40 in Regional East
 

Prestigious award triumph for Northamptonshire eco-nappy maker

An innovative company in Northamptonshire that designs and produces reusable cloth nappies has won a prestigious award. Bambino Mio, of Staveley Way, in Brixworth, has been presented with the Bridges Positive Impact Award at the annual Amazon Growing...

Friday, 16:07 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, 15:41 in Regional East
 

‘Large’ cannabis farm found in Corby Old Village

A cannabis house has been discovered in Corby Old Village this afternoon. Northamptonshire Police’s Pro-Active team that covers the north of the county discovered the ‘large’ cultivation in a house in the historic heart of Corby. They are currently...

Friday, 15:13 in Regional East
 

Corby drug den shut down by authorities

A Corby ‘crack house’ has been boarded up after a magistrate gave police and council officials the authority to shut it down. The house at 87 Culross Walk, on the town’s Kingswood Estate, became the second such house this week to be closed down in...

Friday, 13:37 in Regional East
 

Two Corby drivers named by police as part of Christmas drink driving campaign

More motorists have been charged with driving over the legal alcohol limit after Northamptonshire Police set up a Christmas campaign to tackle offenders. Earlier this month, officers pledged to identify anyone charged with drink diving over the...

Friday, 13:10 in Regional East
 

Jobs created as bakery opnes new store in Towcester

A craft bakery has created jobs with the opening of a new store in Towcester. The popular Warrens Bakery, which is renown for its Cornish pasties, has opened in Whittons Lane. It is the company’s second store in Northamptonshire and has created eight...

Friday, 12:06 in Regional East
 

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, 10:47 in Regional East
 


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