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Getting ready for broadcast at Northampton's balloon festival

Aidan McGivern getting ready for tonight's broadcast at 6pm Credit: ITV News Anglia

Here's a quick picture of our weather presenter Aidan McGivern and cameraman Lee Georghiou getting ready for tonight's ITV News Anglia at 6pm.

We will be live at the festival and have a full report from the skies of Northamptonshire too.

Northampton Balloon Festival Credit: ITV News Anglia
The ITV News Anglia team getting ready for broadcast Credit: ITV News Anglia

Up and away for Northampton's Balloon Festival

Thousands of people will head to Northamptonshire this weekend for the 26th annual Balloon Festival. It's the second largest event of its kind in the UK.

ITV News Anglia's Sarah Cooper took a trip up in a hot air balloon. Click below to watch her report over the skies of Northamptonshire.

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Toddler 'critically ill' after being found in lake

A two-year-old girl from Northampton's been taken to hospital in a critical condition after being found in a lake at Billing Aquadrome in Northamptonshire.

She was discovered on Sunday afternoon after being reported as missing. Staff at the holiday park gave life-saving treatment before medical staff arrived. She was taken to Glenfield Hospital in Leicester.

Click below to watch a report from ITV Anglia's Matthew Hudson:

Toddler found in lake 'fighting for life'

A two-year-old girl from Northampton is fighting for her life in hospital after being found in a lake at Billing Aquadrome in Northamptonshire.

It happened at 4.30pm on Sunday afternoon after the toddler had been reported as missing.

Staff at the holiday park gave life-saving treatment before medical staff arrived.

The girl is in a stable condition Glenfield Hospital in Leicester.

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Toddler fights for life in hospital

A two year old girl from Northampton is fighting for her life in hospital after being found in a lake at Billing Aquadrome.

The incident took place at around 4.45 on Sunday. The toddler had been reported as missing.

Staff at the holiday park gave life-saving treatment before medical staff arrived, she is currently being treated at the Glenfield Hospital in Leicester and she is said to be in a critical condition.

Flooded caravan park will stay shut over weekend

Billing Aquadrome, Northamptonshire Credit: ITV Anglia

People asked to leave Billing Aquadrome caravan park in Northamptonshire have been told they can't go home until Monday.

Seventy people spent the night in an evacuation centre at Lings Forum after flood warnings were issued for the river Nene. They've been allowed back to collect possessions.

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