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Hospital patient trapped in toilet

BBC Northamptonshire - 8 hours 12 min ago
An 87-year-old claustrophobic woman with a fractured pelvis is left locked in a hospital toilet for over an hour.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Author Alan Moore attacks library

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 22:29
Comic book writer Alan Moore launches an attack on Northamptonshire's library service, saying he has lost all trust in it.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Woman killed in 'lights off' street

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 17:00
A woman was fatally struck by a car in a road where street lamps had been turned off to save money, an inquest hears.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northampton v Harlequins (Fri)

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:52
Team news as Northampton host Harlequins in Friday's Amlin Challenge Cup semi-final at Franklin's Gardens (20:00 BST).
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northants want Pakistan's Tanvir

BBC Northamptonshire - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 09:59
Northants hope to bring in Pakistan all-rounder Sohail Tanvir as their first overseas signing of the season.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Saints 'need ruthlessness of rivals'

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 16:49
Northampton forward Phil Dowson challenges his team-mates to match the ruthless attitude of rivals Leicester and Saracens.
Categories: Northamptonshire

VIDEO: Farmers' concern as milk prices cut

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 14:15
Small dairy farmers are warning that cut-price milk promotions in supermarkets could put them out of business.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Yorkshire seamers sink Northants

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:26
Yorkshire register their first Championship win of the term after polishing off Northants on the final morning at Headingley.
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VIDEO: Nursing homes set to close

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:09
New accommodation is being sought for 69 residents of two nursing homes in Northamptonshire that have gone into administration.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Wilson hooked by Crucible debut

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 09:54
Debutant Kyren Wilson says he loved everything about his first World Championship and wants success at the Crucible.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Former Bank and MI5 heads join Order

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 01:35
Baroness Manningham-Buller of Northampton and the former head of the Bank of England are appointed to the Order of the Garter by the Queen, Buckingham Palace announces.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Conman jailed for tricking pensioner

BBC Northamptonshire - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 00:03
A third man is jailed for theft from an 84-year-old with dementia who was conned out of £73,500.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Late wickets hurt Northants effort

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:23
Matthew Spriegel and James Middlebrook fall late to leave Northants 149-4 following-on, 216 runs adrift of Yorkshire.
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Coach backs Northampton to beat drop

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:46
Northampton Town's goalkeeping coach Billy Turley remains confident the club will retain their Football League status.
Categories: Northamptonshire

'Jason mask' knife attackers hunted

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:04
Three people wearing masks similar to those seen in the Friday the 13th films threatened a man with a knife during an attempted robbery, police say.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Demolition of old bus station begins

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 13:28
Work starts to demolish Northampton's old bus station as part of the redevelopment of the town centre.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Two nursing homes set to close

BBC Northamptonshire - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:34
New accommodation is being sought for 69 residents of two nursing homes in Northamptonshire that have gone into administration.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Seamer Brooks runs through Northants

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:55
Jack Brooks claims 5-36 as Yorkshire skittle Northants for 94 after declaring on 459-9 before play ends early.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Northampton Town 0-1 Portsmouth

BBC Northamptonshire - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:40
Danny East's early goal is enough to earn victory for Portsmouth and ensure Northampton remain in the relegation zone.
Categories: Northamptonshire

Ballance ton helps Yorkshire recover

BBC Northamptonshire - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 18:10
England batsman Gary Ballance hits an unbeaten 117 as Yorkshire close day one against Northamptonshire on 328-7.
Categories: Northamptonshire