Local

Support for Armed Forces online

An Armed Forces Covenant support website has been launched locally. The Armed Forces Covenant Northamptonshire website gives the local armed forces community – from serving troops and veterans to new recruits...

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Residents resist Oakley Vale plan

A plan from Corby Borough Council to build 18 homes on Oakley Vale has been met by complaints. Many comments have been received on an online application about plans to develop homes near...

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Extra meeting on council plans

People in Corby are being given an extra opportunity to give their views and ask questions about planned reform of local government. Corby Borough Council have organised an extra public meeting on the...

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National

What's behind the drop in teen pregnancies?

A fall in rates of teen pregnancy may be linked to young people spending more time online, on schoolwork and with their families.

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Cladding ban proposals do not go far enough, MPs warn

Video Proposals to ban flammable cladding in high-rise buildings made in response to the Grenfell Tower fire "do not go far enough", a Commons committee has said. 

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Johnson resignation speech could signal another leadership bid

Video Boris Johnson is poised to make a potentially explosive resignation statement to MPs, nine days after quitting as Foreign Secretary.

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Showbiz

China's most expensive film is withdrawn after it flops

The most expensive movie ever made in China has been pulled after making just £5.5m ($7m/49.5m yuan) at the box office in its opening weekend.

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Tom Cruise in latest Mission: Impossible movie: 'You can't say…

Video Tom Cruise is renowned for performing all his own stunts in Mission: Impossible.

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Pierce Brosnan: Mamma Mia remake 'an antidote to the times…

Video Ten years after unexpectedly making cinema history, Mamma Mia is back with a prequel that looks like it could be both as camp and successful as the first time around.

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