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An RAF helicopter has made a forced landing in Northamptonshire

An RAF helicopter has made a forced landing in Northamptonshire Credit: Steph and Nick Awbery

An RAF helicopter has made a forced landing in the village of Stanwick in Northamptonshire. The Merlin helicopter landed in a field just after six this evening, after the crew detected a fault.

The Ministry of Defence say the aircraft will stay there overnight until the problem can be investigated in the morning.