Northampton Town are close to completing a takeover deal with a consortium from India.Read the full story ›
The astonishing moment that a woman and her two children had to run for cover after a manhole exploded behind them has been caught on CCTV.Read the full story ›
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 62-year old man. Glenn Hickman was last seen at 11:15am on Saturday at Northampton General Hospital.
He's described as a slim white man, about 5 ft 8 inches tall, clean-shaven and with very short grey hair. Officers say he was wearing a short-sleeved burgundy top, a black jacket with red writing or a logo on the back, blue jeans and dark shoes.
Officers are advising people not to approach him but to inform Northamptonshire Police.
England are expected to announce they have dropped Northampton Saints star Dylan Hartley from their Rugby World Cup training squad today, after his latest ban for headbutting Jamie George.
It's understood England head coach Stuart Lancaster will confirm he has dropped combustible hooker Hartley from his squad when announcing the team to face the Barbarians in Sunday's Twickenham clash.
Hartley was handed a four-week ban on Wednesday night after pleading guilty to headbutting George in last weekend's Premiership play-off defeat to Saracens, taking his career suspensions tally to 54 weeks.
A cat from Northampton has been crowned the 'UK's Happiest Cat', two months after it was nearly killed in a road accident.Read the full story ›
An 11-year-old boy was bitten in the neck by a dog after he fell off his bike in a park.Read the full story ›
A 39-year-old man has appeared in court accused of murdering a pet shop worker in Northampton in 1993.
Stuart Jenkins, who was charged with the murder of Arthur Brumhill, was remanded in custody during a hearing at Northampton Magistrates' Court.
A court spokesman said Jenkins, of Ryecroft Street, Ossett, near Wakefield, West Yorkshire, had been ordered to appear at Leicester Crown Court.
Mr Brumhill, 76, was found dead in January 1993 in the basement of a pet and garden store in Wellingborough Road, Northampton, where he worked part-time.
Jenkins, who was aged 17 at the time of Mr Brumhill's death, was arrested on Wednesday and was charged after what Northamptonshire Police described as a re-examination of evidence recovered from the scene.
A man is due in court today charged with the murder of 76-year-old Arthur Brumhill in Northampton 22 years ago.
Mr Brumhill's body was found in the basement of Denton's Pet and Garden Store on Wellingborough Road in January 1993.
Stuart Jenkins, aged 39 and from West Yorkshire, will appear at Northampton Magistrates Court charged with his murder.
Police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a pet shop worker who was killed in Northampton in 1993.Read the full story ›
Former Northampton Town footballer Clarke Carlisle has been banned from driving at Highbury Magistrates Court for three years and ordered to carry out 150 hours of unpaid community work after pleading guilty to a drink-driving offence.