The home of the mother of celebrated Corby soldier James Ashworth has been given a special garden makeover.
Solway Foods has confirmed that it is to close its food processing plant in Corby, Northamptonshire with the loss of 930 jobs.
Police have launched an investigation to find out how a man died in Corby.
Two hundred soldiers from the Royal Anglian Regiment will be descending on Corby and Kettering today as they march through the towns.
In 2012 the Regiment were officially presented with the Freedom of the Borough of Corby in recognition of their courage displayed in battle and their association with the Borough of Corby.
An East Midlands town nick-named "little Scotland" is holding a mock referendum on Scottish independence.
It is being held as part of the annual Highland Gathering in Corby.
Thousands of people who live in the Northamptonshire town are of Scottish descent, after many moved there for work when one of the largest steel workers in the UK was set up there in the 1930s.
Scots will got to the polls on 18th September to decide the future of the country.
Police are appealing for help in tracing a car which might have been used in a hit and run incident which resulted in a man's death, in Corby in Northamptonshire.
A 23-year-old man was found in Studfall Avenue at 1am yesterday with serious injuries. He died later in hospital.
Police believe an Audi-type vehicle was involved and was seen driving dangerously in the area. They say it will have sustained damage.
A food company in Northamptonshire says it wants to minimise the number of compulsory redundancies after it announced the closure of its food processing plant.
Solways Foods in Corby announced that 900 jobs could be lost, but the firm says it will redeploy people where possible.
It is closing the site by the late summer because it says it is no longer viable.
A food processing plant in Corby is to close in the summer with the loss of 900 jobs.
Although 500 job losses had already been threatened at Solway Foods, discussions had been continuing to try to save the factory.
Solway Foods is the town's second largest employer, but the company says the factory, which opened in 1988, is no longer viable.
Bosses at a food processing factory in Corby, where more than 900 jobs are under threat, are holding talks about the future of the site.
Solway Foods says closing the factory is a very real possibility as it is no longer viable.
The company has entered into a 45 day consultation with staff, but the Borough Council and MP Andy Sawford have set up a task force to try to save the site.
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Solway Foods have announced that their future in Corby is at risk, putting 900 jobs in doubt.
MP for Corby, Andy Sawford, says he has arranged 'urgent' talks with Solway Chief Executive, Vipal Patel.
I have spoken with representatives of Solway Foods today. My thoughts are with the 900 strong workforce who will now all be very worried about the future of their jobs. This news comes as a shock. Solway operate in a very competitive market, they have recently lost some customers and they tell me the Corby site is ageing. Solway have told me that they will consider all possibilities, including options for staying in Corby, and I have offered to help in anyway I can.