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20 August 2014
Older person’s bus passes now available online
Customers can now apply for an older person’s bus pass online by visiting the Northamptonshire County Council website.

20 August 2014
Volunteers needed for 20 Million Steps weekend
Volunteers are needed to help with the upcoming 20 Million Steps weekend taking place on 5th to 7th September.

20 August 2014
Plans to amalgamate Silverstone Infant and Junior Schools move a step closer
Proposals to amalgamate Silverstone Infant and Junior Schools and build a new primary school to increase pupil capacity have entered the next stage.

19 August 2014
£3.3 million road repairs made possible through Government cash
Comprehensive highways improvements in residential areas across the county will start soon, having been made possible thanks to a £3.3million Government cash boost.

15 August 2014
Explore grade two listed Knuston Hall at bank holiday open day
Adult residential college Knuston Hall will open its doors this bank holiday Monday for its annual open day.

14 August 2014
Parents invited to register now for free school meals for Key Stage 1 pupils
As children across Northamptonshire prepare to go back to school, parents of Key Stage 1 pupils are being encouraged to register online for free school meals.

13 August 2014
Northampton roadworks to prepare town for economic growth
Roadworks are taking place across Northampton this autumn as part of Northamptonshire County Council’s multi-million pound investment in the town’s infrastructure to lay the foundations for further economic growth.

12 August 2014
High levels of potentially cancer-causing chemical found in joke toys
Imitation cigarette practical joke toys have been found to contain excessive amounts of potentially cancer-causing chemicals.

12 August 2014
County benefits from Superfast Northamptonshire project
Northamptonshire County Council has today announced that more than 21,800 homes and businesses in the county can now get faster fibre broadband as the multi million pound Superfast Northamptonshire project continues at pace bringing the high-speed technol

6 August 2014
An INV-ENTive approach to business development
INV-ENT, a local funding programme designed to enable Northamptonshire’s innovative small businesses to develop and grow, has seen a strong response to its latest round with 26 applications.

5 August 2014
Overnight closures needed as Northampton junction improvements near completion
As part of works to bring improvements to a Northampton road junction, soon it will be necessary to implement a number of night-time road closures.

4 August 2014
Website chronicles Northamptonshire's First World War history
Northamptonshire County Council’s archives and heritage service has developed a website as a guide to the county’s First World War history and the events that are taking place over the next four years to commemorate it.

4 August 2014
Summer sun brings early Cycle CoNNect success
Northampton’s very own bike hire scheme – Cycle CoNNect – has had an encouraging start with more than 350 bike rentals in the first two weeks.

4 August 2014
Funding gives support to Northamptonshire's women entrepreneurs
Women in Northamptonshire with an entrepreneurial flare will soon be able to take advantage of tailor-made training on the business benefits of superfast broadband.

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