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Dog death prompts new warning signs

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 16:01
New signs to warn of the dangers of toxic algae at Daventry Country Park are erected after a dog dies after swimming in the reservoir
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Migration brings skills and pressure

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 15:14
Net migration to the east of England has increased in the past year more quickly than anywhere else outside London and the South East.
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Afridi back for T20 Blast Finals Day

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 14:35
Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi rejoins Northants ahead of Saturday's T20 Blast finals day tomorrow.
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Accrington Stanley v Northampton Town

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 10:38
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Accrington Stanley and Northampton Town.
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Curious cow gets head stuck in chair

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 10:02
Firefighters are called out to assist a curious cow after its head became stuck in a garden chair.
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Familiar faces chase T20 Blast glory

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 09:23
BBC Sport analyses the star players and the form book as Birmingham, Hampshire, Lancashire and Northants contest Finals Day.
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Appeal for sexual assault victims

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 19:49
Detectives investigating allegations of historic sexual and physical abuse involving a religious group in Northampton believe there may be more victims yet to come forward
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Legal action starts over £15m statue

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 17:22
Legal action starts in a bid to repatriate a 4,000-year-old statue to Egypt.
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Burgess earns World Cup call-up

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 17:04
Three Saints players are named in Stuart Lancaster's England squad for the rugby union World Cup.
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North given Wales recall for Dublin

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 11:06
Northampton's George North will play for the first time since March in Wales' World Cup warm-up match in Ireland on Saturday.
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'Urgent concerns' over drug storage

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 15:45
Inspectors raise "urgent concerns" about the "the unsafe storage of medicines" by a hospital trust.
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Cobblers shown 'ultimate respect'

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:35
Northampton manager Chris Wilder says Newcastle paid his side "ultimate respect" in their Capital One Cup second-round defeat.
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Newcastle United 4-1 Northampton Town

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 08/25/2015 - 21:02
Florian Thauvin scores on his full debut as Newcastle beat Northampton to reach the third round of the Capital One Cup.
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Hartley could return at World Cup

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 08/25/2015 - 15:36
Suspended England hooker Dylan Hartley could return to the squad during the World Cup, says coach Graham Rowntree.
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Bogus school head goes on the run

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 08/25/2015 - 11:15
A bogus business school owner convicted of fraud is still missing one month after she failed to attend court for sentencing, police say.
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Police forces to 'share officers'

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 19:05
Three police forces, including Northamptonshire, agree to share senior staff, including assistant chief constables, in a bid to cut costs.
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Call for Egypt to buy £15m statue

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 15:53
An Egyptian government minister calls on the citizens of his country to raise the £15.76m needed to buy an ancient statue.
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Tractor selfies for mental health

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 15:36
Hundreds of people are posing for selfies with tractors to help raise awareness of mental health issues in the farming community.
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Rain denies likely Leics victory

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 15:18
Leicestershire have to settle for a draw with Northants as rain denies them a likely third win of the season.
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Mother accused after dog killed baby

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 14:51
The mother and grandmother of a six-month-old girl killed by a dog in Northamptonshire are charged in connection with her death.
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