A disabled man from St Neots plans to become the first to travel across Europe's largest glacier and all on a snow kite.
Carver Jason Welch has created an amazing 41-metre long wooden version of the famous Bayeux Tapestry.
The chimps at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire got a Christmas treat this morning, waking up to wrapped presents in their enclosure.
When Kate Barrett and Dan Owens were burgled this weekend, it came as a terrible shock.
While she was cleaning up the mess the burglars left behind, Kate decided to cheer herself up - by writing the robbers a letter. You can read it in full below:
Northamptonshire Police are investigating the crime - and are appealing for witnesses.
A family from Luton are celebrating their twins' first birthday. Not that unusual, until you hear that the pair were born 4 months premature.
The odds were stacked against Caitlin and Daniel Darby, but they survived.
Their parents say it's all thanks to the Luton and Dunstable Hospital, where they were cared for.
Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Olivia Paterson
A man from Northamptonshire has beaten off competition to become the National Scrabble Champion 2013.
Paul Allan, a teacher from Rushden clinched the title on Sunday after a gruelling best-of-five showdown at the finals in London.
He sealed the win by playing "bandura" a Ukrainian lute, scoring 86 points. He finished with an overall score of 503. His competitor scored 389.
Other words played throughout the final included....
Kernite – a mineral – 100.
Mete – to measure – 34.
Exordial – to begin - 92.
Shrieval - relating to a sheriff - 97.
Valerate - a chemical salt - 36.
Coniines - a poisonous alkaloid found in poison hemlock - 98.
Paul said: “I am delighted to have won, especially given the fact that the final is played to a public audience of players who expect to be impressed!"
Paul was previously crowned champion in 2007 and has won a number of tournaments since starting to play Scrabble on a competitive level in 1993.
Zookeepers in Bedfordshire have thrown a house-warming party for their giraffes as they move into their brand new home.
Giraffe Heights at Whipsnade Zoo includes a re-vamped barn and a 9ft-high viewing platform for visitors.
To celebrate the opening of the new attraction, which will bring people face-to-face with the animals for the first time, keepers dished up their favourite treats in giant wicker teacups - frozen carrot and cabbage cupcakes
Giraffes at Whipsnade Zoo, in Bedfordshire, are getting ready to move into their new home.
Their refurbished barn includes a nine-foot high viewing platform, which will allow up to 300 visitors to get face to face with them for the first time, as well as offering views across the entire giraffe paddock.