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Trading Standards officers in Northamptonshire are once again reminding people who are thinking of buying a dog to be wary of illegally imported puppies.

23 August 2017

An online retailer based in Wellingborough has been fined more than £5,000 after admitting selling wallets falsely advertised as genuine leather.

21 August 2017


Grants of up to £5,000 will be available for small and medium-sized businesses in Northamptonshire which are looking to invest in digital technology to help their expansion.

16 August 2017

Northamptonshire County Council have today launched a new round of funding under the Ready2Grow project

14 August 2017

Damaged car

A man from Kettering who sold an unroadworthy car to a young driver has been sentenced to unpaid work following an investigation by Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards.

03 August 2017

Parents of three and four-year-olds are being encouraged to find out if they qualify for 15 extra hours of free childcare a week.

24 July 2017

Spanning the Centuries

This beautifully illustrated book provides a thorough assessment of the 104 bridges in Northamptonshire that are listed or scheduled by Historic England

19 July 2017

Silverstone racetrack

The F1 British Grand Prix will be the setting for the trialling of the latest Bluetooth traffic sensor technology which will help manage traffic travelling to and from Silverstone Circuit.

13 July 2017

Northamptonshire County Council and Olympus Care Services are launching a campaign to recruit more carers as part of a drive to get patients out of hospital faster,

13 July 2017


Small to Medium Sized Enterprises are being encouraged to check if they’re eligible for a Broadband Connection Voucher from Northamptonshire County Council to get them connected to the superfast broadband network.

10 July 2017