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Northamptonshire have surprised a few people with the signing of Pakistani big-hitter Shahid Afridi for this year's NatWest T20 Blast.
The all-rounder will be available for the first six games of the tournament, if the deal is cleared by the Pakistan Cricket Board.
A patient at Northampton General Hospital, who was being treated in isolation as a precaution, has tested negative for Ebola, Public Health England said today.
Tests on a female patient at Northampton General Hospital have shown Ebola "is considered unlikely", the hospital said.
Tests have now shown that the patient is malaria negative and Ebola is considered unlikely. Further testing is being done as a precaution, as is usual practice in these circumstances.
We are confident that all appropriate actions are being taken to protect the public’s health and ensure there is no risk to patients or staff