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Popular pub restaurant firm named in top 10 best companies to work for in UK

Oakman Inns & Restaurants has had its exceptional staff policies and HR record recognised in the influential Sunday Times 100 Best Companies Awards 2017.

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The new Nokia 3310. Photo: PA

Iconic Nokia 3310 officially relaunched: Everything you need to know

Nokia has relaunched its classic 3310 mobile phone as the tech firm revealed a new line-up in an attempted revamp of the company.

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Do you know someone who drinks more than 7 pints a week?

Men who sup more than seven pints of beer a week for several years ‘raise heart disease risk’

Men who drink more than a pint of beer a day over several years may increase their risk of heart disease by prematurely ageing their arteries, new research suggests.

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Daventry's Rotary Club celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Rotary movement

Having a ball! Photo shows Daventry Rotary Club celebrating 75th anniversary of Rotary movement

Pictured above are members of the Daventry Rotary Club celebrating the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Rotary movement.

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Riding the range: Alan Wooding lived out a boyhood dream on a Canadian ranch.

Travel: Living out a Wild West dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver – but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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The Plough receiving their award

Northamptonshire pub celebrates increased trade

With the dark winter nights and post-Christmas bills to pay, the first couple of months of a New Year can be a tough time for eateries looking to tempt diners off their comfy sofas to spend a few pennies!

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Weedon’s historic Depot wins Lottery support

Weedon’s historic Depot wins Lottery support

Weedon’s historic depot looks set to get a permanent visitor centre thanks to a Lottery grant.

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Bella the MYO Streetfood van

Refreshments now arriving at Long Buckby Station

Long Buckby Station is finally set to get an upgrade – with a hot food and drink service set to start.

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The Lancers

Extraordinary images shows early airship in Daventry district

Here are two remarkable photos from more than 100 years ago.

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Parma Cathedral with the Baptistery's leaning tower.

Travel: Hamming it up in Italy

There is no such thing as spaghetti Bolognese.

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Pictures: Historic Sporting Trial Association rally at Sywell

Pictures: Historic Sporting Trial Association rally at Sywell

This is real off-road driving!

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Community lottery to support good causes looks set to be backed for Daventry district

Community lottery to support good causes looks set to be backed for Daventry district

A recommendation to create a community lottery for Daventry district, raising money for local good causes, looks set to be backed by councillors.

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Martime Museum

Travel: Hull of a culture shock

Hull? Why the heck are you off to Hull?"

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Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet toothed latte or flat white drinkers drink the same amount of calories as three-and-a half cans of Coke, nutritionists said.

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Would you and your mates go on a Great British Bake Off stag do?

Would you and your mates go on a ‘Great British Bake Off’ stag do?

Grooms-to-be have started going on alternative stag-dos - where they are taught how to BAKE CAKES by stars from the Great British Bake Off.

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Nostalgia: The metal of Daventry’s past

Nostalgia: The metal of Daventry’s past

This photo may look a little odd, and that is because it is not a photo.

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Solny Square in Wroclaw, Poland.

Travel: Moving into Pole position

It's a tricky city to pronounce, presuming you've even heard of it, but once you've nailed its name, Wroclaw (pronounced Vrots-Vaaff) in southwest Poland, is easy enough to visit, especially for a short break.

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Warning to parents over video app after perverts sickening post as school children chat online

Warning to parents over video app after pervert’s sickening post as school children chat online

A warning has been issued to parents nationwide by police today about children using the live.ly app after a serious sexual offence was committed in front of a group of English primary school children online.

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Full Sky TV service  to be available without satellite dish for first time

Full Sky TV service to be available without satellite dish for first time

Pay-TV giant Sky is to make its full service of 270 channels available without the need for a satellite dish for the first time, as it looks to win back customers who have defected to rivals such as BT.

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John White and Steve Archer of Manor Farm Butchers with some Prosecco sausages. EMN-170123-102916001

Butcher invents Prosecco flavour sausages...and they’re a sizzling success

A family farm shop has been attracting customers left, right and centre, with its unusual sausage recipe involving a sparkling ingredient.

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