South Northamptonshire MP Leadsom abstains on gay marriage bill
South Northamptonshire MP Andrea Leadsom effectively abstained from voting on the Government's plans to legalise gay marriage last night, as two right-wing county colleagues opposed the bill.
Service in Northampton will mark 60th anniversary of armistice of Korean War
A service of commemoration to mark soldiers from Northamptonshire who died in the Korean War will be held in Northampton next month.
Sailor rescued after falling into Pitsford Reservoir
A sailor who fell into Pitsford Reservoir was rescued by a fisherman amid a large-scale operation launched by the emergency services.
David Cameron facing rebellion over EU decider
DAVID Cameron is facing a major rebellion over membership of the European Union after Conservative back-benchers forced a vote in parliament next week on bringing forward a referendum.
'Drug gang' trio wanted by police
Police say they have been looking for Christopher Mealey, Lee Smith and Jamie Spring, aka Hall, since January 2012 Detectives want to speak to 40-year-old Jamie Spring, who is also known as Jamie Hall, Lee Smith, 40, and Christopher Mealey, 37.
Housing 21 sheltered housing scheme receives Big Lunch Community Award at Clarence House
A prestigious awards ceremony took place at Clarence House yesterday for staff from a Housing 21 Northamptonshire-based sheltered housing scheme, who were presented with an award recognising their contribution to their local area.