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Police search station area after teen is stabbed

Police searching at Kettering Credit: ITV Anglia

Four people have been questioned on suspicion of attempted murder after an 18-year-old man was stabbed at Kettering Railway Station.

Officers from British Transport Police have been conducting a fingertip search around the station. The 18 year old man was taken to hospital with stab wounds to his chest and neck after the incident on Saturday evening. He's since been allowed home.

A 19-year-old man from Wellingborough, an 18-year-old man from Croydon, a 16-year-old boy from Wellingborough, and a 15-year-old boy from Corby have all been questioned and released on bail.

Police searching after a stabbing near Kettering railway station Credit: ITV Anglia


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She now communicates only by blinking: the mother warning of the dangers of meningitis in adults

A woman from Northamptonshire is campaigning to warn others of the devastating effects of meningitis in adults.

Melanie Hook from Kettering contracted the disease at the age of 31. It left her so paralysed she can only communicate by blinking.

She and her family are supporting a national campaign to raise awareness that the illness can strike adults just as hard as children.

Click below to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Natalie Gray

Kettering community rally to raise money for family left homeless by fire

James and Michelle Barrow's house was gutted on Monday. Credit: James and Michelle Barrow

A community in Kettering is raising thousands of pounds to help a family who've been left homeless after a fire.

James and Michelle Barrow are well known in the area for their charity work at Kettering General Hospital.

After their house was gutted on Monday, people are trying to raise funds to replace many of their possessions which were lost.

Magnificent fountain brought back to life at iconic Northamptonshire stately home

It's a house of such splendour it's been compared to the French royal palace of Versailles.

But for the past 200 years one thing's been missing from one of the finest stately homes in Northamptonshire.

Yes Boughton House near Kettering once boasted a magnificent fountain that pumped water tens of feet into the air.

Now an extensive programme of restoration has brought the water jet back to life.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Olivia Paterson


Cat's body dumped on Kettering allotment

Map of the scene

Police in Kettering are appealing for information after the body of a cat was dumped in an allotment.

The animal went missing from Whiteford Drive last week and was found the following evening in a nearby allotment. Police described its injuries as serious.

A local vet confirmed the injuries had not been caused by another animal and it was possible they had been caused deliberately.

Witnesses or anyone with any information are asked to call Northamptonshire Police.

CCTV released following armed robbery at Kettering bookmakers

Northamptonshire Police are searching for two masked men who carried out an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Kettering.

CCTV of two men jumping over the counter at Coral in Kettering. Credit: Northamptonshire Police

The pair entered a branch of Coral in Montagu Street at about 9.30am on Monday 16 March.

CCTV footage shows that once inside, they jumped over the counter before threatening staff with knives. They got away with money and headed off in the direction of Bath Road.

Witnesses, or anyone who recognises the men in the CCTV image, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at

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