Kettering General Hospital has been granted over £300,000 by NHS England to expand its cardiac rehabilitation services.Read the full story ›
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.
A couple from Northamptonshire are taking legal action against a travel company after their honeymoon was blighted by illness.
Xanta and Paul Watts from Kettering were staying at a resort on Koh Yao Noi Island in Thailand when Xanta became seriously ill with food poisoning and was hospitalised for a week.
She contracted Paratyphoid which is a disease caused by the Salmonella bacteria.
"I've never actually felt that ill in my life," Xanta Watts told ITV News Anglia.
"Some days I would just cry because I felt so disappointed that this had happened. I felt trapped because I was on a deserted island."
Dramatic footage has been released of a woman being punched in the face as she bravely tackles two burglars who broke into her home.
Northamptonshire Police are hoping the video will help track down the two men who tried to steal the family cars in Kettering.
The 56-year-old woman tackled the intruders in her dressing gown after they broke into her home and stole her car keys.
During the confrontation she was punched in the face six times but they fled without taking the cars.
Both men were white, slim and in their early 20s. Once was just under 6ft and the other was slightly shorter with short dark hair.
Detective Constable Greg Hemmington, said: “This was a horrific attack on a woman in her own home, who was only trying to protect her property."
A man who got a £7000 water bill after travellers illegally tapped into his supply, has had his case heard in Westminster today.Read the full story ›
A Northamptonshire resident has received a £7,000 water bill after travellers and gypsies illegally tapped into their water supply.
Kettering MP Philip Hollobone took the case to the Commons after both the police and the water company were unable to help.
Environment ministers have said they will look into the case and urged MP Hollobone to get in contact with the Water Minister.
A 20-year-old man is recovering after a cigarette was stubbed out on his face during an attack in Kettering.
The unprovoked assault happened on Monday 10 March, while the victim was walking to his local shop on Nelson Street.
He was approached by two unknown men, who pushed him over before punching him in the face, and stubbing a cigarette out on the 20-year-old's forehead.
Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the two men, who were both white and may have been from eastern Europe. One of the men was wearing a black cap.
We all know that relationships have their ups and downs, but one man from Kettering decided to put his girlfriend up for sale on eBay.Read the full story ›
The trustees of a group which runs a skate park at Desborough in Northamptonshire say they'll fight an order to demolish it, after an independent safety report found it was dangerous.
Desborough Youth Action Group leases the site, but Kettering Borough Council has forced it to close because it claims young people's safety is being put at risk. It's told the group the park must now be dismantled. Russell Hookey reports.
Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has failed to protect people’s safety and welfare
Kettering General Hospital is not meeting the national standards of quality and safety.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has told the trust it must make urgent improvements to comply with the standards set out.
This follows an unannounced inspection at Kettering General Hospital in Kettering, Northamptonshire, on 7, 8 and 11 March 2013.
The inspection was carried out in response to concerns that some of the national standards were not being met at the hospital.