Goals from Zander Diamond and John Marquis give League Two champions Northampton a comfortable win over Luton Town.
Northampton host Bath in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Franklin's Gardens.
A police and crime commissioner is considering whether to accept a caution or face prosecution over allegations concerning disclosure of personal data, the BBC understands.
A council is seeking an interim injunction to stop the sale of a house owned by the wife of the ex-chairman of Northampton Town FC.
Essex are already strong candidates for County Championship promotion, says Northamptonshire head coach David Ripley.
Nine buildings across the East Midlands win an architecture award.
World number one Mark Selby beats qualifier Kyren Wilson 13-8 to reach the semi-finals at the World Championship.
Kyren Wilson will win the world title at some point in the future, says his conqueror at The Crucible, Mark Selby.
Jamie Porter's career-best match figures of 8-91 help Essex ease to an innings and 92-run victory over Northamptonshire.
Jamie Porter's second five-wicket haul of the season puts Essex in charge over Northants.
GB teenager Ellie Robinson achieves the Rio qualification standard with a new British record at the Para-swimming trials.
No charges will be brought against Corby Borough Council staff following an investigation into the sale of land.
Dan Lawrence reaches his half-century for Essex in the 10 overs before rain ends day two of their game with Northants.
England captain Alastair Cook continues his fine start to the season with a half-century for Essex against Northants.
League Two champions Northampton Town set a new club record of 22 games unbeaten after a draw at Yeovil Town.
A police and crime commissioner should "come clean" over the outcome of an investigation into allegations of misconduct, a former MP says.
Kyren Wilson says gaining his first win at the World Championship was almost as good as his maiden ranking event title.
The number of youngsters being home schooled is on the rise across the East of England region.
South African utility back Pat Howard will join Newport Gwent Dragons from Northampton ahead of next season.
New facilities for £140m shopping and leisure complex