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How's business in 2017? Northamptonshire Chamber wants to hear from county firms for quarterly survey

Businesses in Northamptonshire are being asked for their feedback on trading in the second quarter of 2017.

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London Midland confirmed the fault in a tweet.

TRAVEL: Disruption to trains at Northampton station 'likely'

Engineers at Northampton station say delays and service alterations are 'likely' after a signal fault brought all trains to a stop.

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Mum hits out at school bans on fidget spinners

Mum hits out at school bans on fidget spinners

A mum who claims a fidget spinner proved a “miraculous” help to her son’s ability to learn has hit out at schools choosing to ban the gadgets.

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New laws have been introduced to make smoking less appealing to young people.

Northampton shopkeepers warned of new cigarette laws banning smaller packs

New laws that package cigarettes and tobacco in 'the world's ugliest colour' and bans the sale of smaller packs came into force over the weekend.
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Supermarket recalls chicken tikka chunks which may contain glass

SPAR is recalling its Tikka Chicken Chunks because it may contain small pieces of glass.

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M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

Marks and Spencer has upset thousands of its veggie customers by celebrating National Vegetarian Week with a link to recipes - including CHICKEN.

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Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

A mum has complained to Asda over an offensive jumper in their childrens wear section deeming it to be offensive.

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Aldi

Boozy ice lollies set for sale in Aldi

Summer’s about to get a tad bit boozier as discount supermarket Aldi has announced new premium adult-only ice popsicles.

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Product warning

Children’s nightlights recalled over safety fears

A range of nightlights available in the likes of Boots, Mothercare, Tesco and Sainsbury’s have been recalled over fears that the products could overheat and pose a safety issue.

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Its bring your dog to work day on June 23rd

It’s bring your dog to work day next month: 7 tips to stay out of the doghouse with HR

Ahead of this year’s Bring Your Dog To Work Day - the event’s founders have published guidance for HR departments of the companies who want to take part.

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Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

A cream or ointment may soon cure baldness or stop hair turning grey, a new study suggests.

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B&Q recall

B&Q recalls heaters over safety fears

Home improvement and DIY chain B&Q has recalled a pair of heaters due to safety concerns.

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Kodi users who illegally watch films and TV shows could face up to 10 years in prison

Kodi users who illegally watch films and TV shows could face up to 10 years in prison

A new law has been passed which could mean ten years in prison for those using their Kodi box to watch illegal streams.

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Currys recall

Curry’s recall tumble dryer over fire fears

A popular range of tumble dryers has been recalled by Curry’s following safety fears.

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FIGHTING FAKE NEWS: Campaign launches to combat misinformation and unsubstantiated facts

Today we join a nationwide campaign supported by the newspaper industry to fight fake news and are urging readers to get involved.

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Deputy chairman of Johnston Press's Editorial Board, Gary Shipton

FIGHTING FAKE NEWS: Why this campaign is at the heart of our role in the community

As we approach the most significant national election in a generation, the need for independent local newspapers and their websites to report and explain the issues in an entirely neutral, honest and balanced way is essential.

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Primark set to launch bridal collection

Prepare for bride-mania across the country as Primark is set to introduce its own pre-wedding bridal range including lingerie, nightwear and novelty items.

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Morrisons recall

Morrisons recall beans which may contain pieces of metal

Morrisons have recalled certain batches of its beans because they may contain small pieces of metal.

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Hummus shortage

Hummus be joking! UK in meltdown over dip shortage

Fans of the popular dip hummus have been hit by the news supplies are at critical levels.

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Warning over contaminated food link to C. diff superbug

Warning over contaminated food link to C. diff superbug

The notorious hospital super bug C. diff could be spread through contaminated food, a new study warned.

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