A nine-year-old from Northamptonshire is taking the drag-racing world by storm.
Dylan Bradley, from Rushden, only climbed into a dragster a year ago but he is already the youngest driver in the British Championship.
This morning he took his car into school to show his friends, as Sarah Cooper reports.
A £50m development in Northamptonshire has been given the go-ahead by the government.
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Eric Pickles, visited the site at Rushden Lakes today, which is set to be transformed into a shopping and leisure complex.
It's expected the project will provide around 2,000 new jobs to the local area. Once completed, the complex will boast big-name stores, multiple restaurants, a hotel and a waterside activity centre.
While the news was welcomed by the local community, there have been objections from other nearby towns.
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Anyone who thinks a nice game of Scrabble is a gentle way to while away a winter evening probably hasn't met Paul Allan.
The teacher from Rushden in Northamptonshire takes a rather more competitive view of the word game, in fact he's such a whizz at it that he'll be taking part in the national final this weekend. So what's his secret?
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A teacher from Rushden in Northamptonshire is preparing to battle it out at the National Scrabble Championship this weekend.
Paul Allan has successfully got through to the final of the competition.
He's no stranger to the event having won the title back in 2007 and is confident he could be bringing the trophy back to the region together with a £2500 cash prize when he goes head to head with his rival on Sunday 3 November.
To reach the final he competed against 57 talented Scrabble experts in 14 hard-fought games at the semi-final in Cardiff in September.
Now Paul will participate in a gruelling best-of-five games showdown at The Cavendish Conference Centre in London.
If he wins he stands a good chance of taking on players from around the world for the title of World Scrabble Champion in December.
Temporary traffic lights and burst water main on A6 Bedford Road between A5028 Bedford Road and Wymington Lane.
Investigations are continuing into the cause of a fire that destroyed a partly built factory in Northamptonshire over the weekend.
It broke out late on Saturday night in the building on Norris Way in Rushden.
Firefighters from across the county went to the scene but despite battling with the flames for more than four hours they were unable to save the building.
Closed westbound in Rushden between Station Road (A6) and Crown Way (A5001). A lorry has left the road and gone into a ditch.
The parents of a Northamptonshire toddler who died from meningitis just hours after he was taken ill are trying to raise awareness of the speed at which the illness can take hold.
Three year old Jayden Nel went to sleep last Thursday as usual, but woke up being sick. His Mum discovered a rash and took him to hospital but he lost consciousness on the way.
A5028 Higham Road closed in both directions due to flooding and burst water main between B569 Washbrook Road and Hayway.