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27 May 2016
Market trader jailed for selling fake DVDs after Trading Standards investigation
A market trader from Corby has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for selling fake DVDs and CDs, following an investigation by Trading Standards.

27 May 2016
Northamptonshire’s Hannah Barnes set to ride in next month’s Aviva Women’s Tour
Northamptonshire rider Hannah Barnes says she’s thrilled to be competing in the Aviva Women’s Tour, which is returning to the county for the third time next month.

26 May 2016
Royal honour for emergency planning officer Joanne
An emergency planning officer from Northamptonshire County Council enjoyed an afternoon with the Royal family after being invited to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party.

26 May 2016
Firefighters give advice to boaters ahead of Boat Fire Safety Week
Firefighters give advice to boaters ahead of Boat Fire Safety Week

24 May 2016
Carkraft courses offer premier driving experience
People aged 15 and over who want to either get an early taster of driving or improve their skills behind the wheel are invited to take part in free sessions at the county’s two premier racing circuits.

20 May 2016
Don't fall victim to bogus callers
People are being reminded not to give out personal details to unexpected callers.

19 May 2016
There’s still time to enter this year’s Northamptonshire Youth Ambition Awards!
The Northamptonshire Youth Ambition Awards 2016 are still open for entries – and this year there are cash prizes to be won!

19 May 2016
New children’s director for Northamptonshire
The director of Northamptonshire’s children services Alex Hopkins has been appointed as the chief executive of a new children’s services organisation in Sunderland. Current director at Leicestershire County Council Lesley Hagger has been announced as his

19 May 2016
National appointment for county’s director of adult social care
Northamptonshire County Council’s director of adult social care has been appointed to help lead the national drive to develop social work skills and create social workers for the future.

16 May 2016
‘I’m the happiest I’ve ever been and it’s all thanks to my foster family’
A teenager who has been given a fresh start thanks to the love and support of her foster family is encouraging people to consider whether they could change a child’s life.

12 May 2016
Link between arson and domestic violence explored in new research project
Link between arson and domestic violence explored in new research project

12 May 2016
New leader outlines priorities
The new leader of Northamptonshire County Council has announced her immediate priorities will be focused on delivering the council’s budget and pushing forward with the council’s Next Generation Model of radically transforming the way services are deliver

10 May 2016
Further lane closures needed on Mereway, Northampton, as works near completion
As work to build a signalised gyratory in Mereway, Northampton, nears completion some lane closures are needed for surfacing and lining work to take place.

9 May 2016
Government’s Chief Social Worker congratulates Northamptonshire after Ofsted recognises improvement
The UK’s Chief Social Worker for Children and Families has congratulated Northamptonshire County Council after last week’s Ofsted inspection, which found there have been ‘improvements across all areas’.

9 May 2016
Cabinet to discuss proposed changes to children’s centre services
Northamptonshire County Council’s Cabinet will tomorrow (Tuesday) discuss proposed changes to children’s centre services in Northamptonshire.

9 May 2016
Help scrutinise Northamptonshire's new Police and Crime Commissioner
Northamptonshire County Council is inviting applications for two independent members to join the Northamptonshire Police and Crime Panel.

2 May 2016
Oundle firefighters donate their prize hamper to care home
Firefighters have donated a hamper they won in a national recycling competition to residents at a care home in Oundle.

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