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New Northampton Saints rugby training centre approved

BBC Northamptonshire - 6 hours 6 min ago
Premiership club Northampton Saints are to get a new indoor training facility at Franklin's Gardens.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Platinum Jubilee: Woolly blooms cascade from Middleton Cheney church

BBC Northamptonshire - 7 hours 24 min ago
More than 4,300 knitted and crocheted flowers make up the 20-metre long cascade of blooms.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Stirling hits 34 off over in Bears win - T20 Blast round-up

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 21:15
Birmingham Bears opener Paul Stirling hits 34 off an over in T20 Blast victory, plus wins for Middlesex, Durham and Glamorgan.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Louis-Ryan Menezes' mother talks at Rayon Pennycook vigil

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 13:42
The mother of a teenager who was stabbed to death speaks at a vigil to remember knife crime victims.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Grave of first Northampton Saints rugby captain restored

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 08:32
Jim Barker captained Northampton Saints in 1880-81, but his resting place had fallen into disrepair.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Ricardo Vasconcelos: Northamptonshire Steelbacks batter misses start of T20 Blast campaign

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 18:45
Northamptonshire batter Ricardo Vasconcelos will miss the start of their T20 Blast campaign with a fractured thumb.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Danny Rose: Stevenage make Northampton Town forward fourth new signing

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 15:36
Stevenage sign forward Danny Rose following his release by League Two rivals Northampton Town.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire prepares to light up for the Platinum Jubilee

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 13:43
Beacons in Brackley, Towcester and Daventry are among thousands planned across the Commonwealth.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Reece Marshall: Northampton Saints long-serving hooker among nine leaving Premiership club

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 12:10
Long-serving hooker Reece Marshall is among nine players leaving Northampton Saints at the end of their contracts this summer.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Daventry man jailed for abuse of girl that led to PTSD

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 15:35
The victim has experienced "frequent panic attacks and episodes of self-harming", police say.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire sponsors needed to host Ukrainian refugees

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 08:15
Welcoming people into your home can be "exceedingly rewarding", a councillor says.
Categories: Northamptonshire

England: Lewis Ludlam, Nic Dolly and Joe Launchbury out of training camp

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 19:44
Ewan Richards, Nick Isiekwe and Jack Singleton called up as Lewis Ludlam, Nic Dolly and Joe Launchbury withdraw from England's pre-Barbarians camp.
Categories: Northamptonshire

County Championship: Zak Crawley hits 84 as Kent draw at Northants

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 16:21
England batter Zak Crawley makes 84 as Kent draw their high-scoring County Championship game at Northants.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northampton Film and TV expo hopes to get more into industry

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 08:13
It includes a "people library" where visitors can book a 15 minutes talk with those in the industry.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Championship: Northamptonshire rally as threat of follow-on against Kent looms

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 19:57
Luke Procter scores 76 as Northamptonshire attempt to avoid the follow-on against Kent on day three at the County Ground.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Premiership: Saracens 42-38 Northampton Saints - Sarries earn home semi-final

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 19:54
Saracens secure a home tie in the Premiership semi-finals with a 42-38 win over Northampton at StoneX Stadium.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Charlotte Edwards Cup: Wins for Central Sparks, Southern Vipers, South East Stars and Lightning

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 18:18
Central Sparks and Southern Vipers maintain their 100% records in the Charlotte Edwards Cup by each recording their third successive win.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Ex-police dog joins Northamptonshire search and rescue team

BBC Northamptonshire - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 08:15
The force which had Duke, a two-year-old German Shepard, says he will do well in a different job.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Championship: Kent's lower order help maintain control over Northamptonshire

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 18:42
Jack Leaning and Grant Stewart both hit half-centuries as Kent tighten grip on day two against Northamptonshire.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northampton is a 'city at heart' despite losing status bid

BBC Northamptonshire - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 11:17
A council says there are still "exciting and ambitious plans to improve" Northampton.
Categories: Northamptonshire