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21 September 2016
Butcher who sold meat unfit for human consumption fined by Northampton Magistrates
A Northampton butcher has been fined £14,000 after pleading guilty to selling meat which was unfit for human consumption and not of the quality demanded by consumers as well as falsely labelling other meat as of British origin.

19 September 2016
20 Million Steps ‘x2’ photo competition: Win a fitness tracker
Northamptonshire County Council is inviting residents to take a selfie or picture while out walking during the 20Million Steps ‘x2’ weekend to be in with a chance of winning a Withings fitness tracker.

19 September 2016
Emergency planning's animal welfare strategies maintain the gold standard
For the ninth year running Northamptonshire County Council has been awarded a Gold Contingency Planning Footprint in the RSPCA’s Community Animal Welfare Footprint scheme.

16 September 2016
Easy riders: Would you like the chance to give motorcycling a go for free?
Anyone who wants to have a go at riding a motorbike or scooter is invited to go along to free taster sessions being held in Northampton next week as part of the national ‘Get On’ scheme.

14 September 2016
Puppies quarantined after being illegally imported into the UK
Three 10-week-old puppies from Latvia have been taken into quarantine by Northamptonshire County Council’s trading standards service after they were illegally imported into the UK without being vaccinated against rabies.

13 September 2016
Northamptonshire Trading Standards officers uncovered counterfeit goods advertised on Facebook
Northamptonshire County Council’s Trading Standards officers have issued a warning over the dangers of counterfeit goods following the execution of two warrants this week in relation to the selling of bogus goods on facebook.

12 September 2016
Know Your Numbers with a free NHS Health Check
As part of Know Your Numbers Week (12 to 18th September) Northamptonshire County Council is reminding eligible residents to make sure they take up their free NHS health check.

12 September 2016
It’s now easier than ever to apply for a school place in Northamptonshire
Families can apply for a primary or secondary school place from today (Monday) – and it’s now even easier to apply online.

8 September 2016
Bids invited to deliver Stage Three of Superfast Northamptonshire project
Northamptonshire County Council is inviting bids from telecoms suppliers to co-invest and help deliver Stage Three of its Superfast Northamptonshire project.

6 September 2016
Volunteers needed to make this year’s 20 Million Steps weekend the best yet!
Northamptonshire County Council’s 20 Million Steps weekend is back and volunteers are being sought to help make this year’s event the best yet.

1 September 2016
Tell us what you think of Northamptonshire library services
Library users across the county are being asked to give their views on Northamptonshire libraries as part of a survey which launches today (September 1st).

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