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Three men have been jailed for the illegal killing of sheep and lambs taken from farmers’ fields last year. Judge Adrienne Lucking QC, speaking to the three throughvideo link at Northampton Crown Court, described the killings as “gruesome and distressing”. Robert Iordan, 23, and Florin Nutu, 36, were sentenced to four years and four months […]

It is with regret folks that I’ve had to shut the car park until further notice. Under advice from the police I feel it’s the right thing to do. We’re just getting too many people using it for going for walks etc. The Admiral Nelson, Braunston.

FURTHER TO OUR EARLIER POST WE HAVE RECEIVED CLARIFICATION FROM NORTHAMPTONSHIRE POLICE CHIEF CONSTABLE NICK ADDERLEY. With police due to officially start issuing £30 fines at the end of the week it’s unclear if these reports are accurate but in any case, one thing appears certain, that it’ll be the parents who will be landed […]

Due to the unfolding COVID-19 situation, cars and vans and motorcycles due their MOT from 30 March 2020 will have their MOT extended by 6 months. This will continue until confirmed otherwise. This will allow vehicle owners to continue to be able to get to work where this absolutely cannot be done from home or do essential […]

A third man has this week pleaded guilty to sheep butchery offences as part of Operation Stock. Viorel Manu, aged 39, of Birmingham, was due to stand trial on Monday, March 23, but changed his plea to guilty of conspiracy to steal in relation to the slaughter and illegal butchery of sheep and lambs. He […]


March 19, 2020

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In these unprecedented times, it’s very easy to forget about the efforts of so many to make sure it is, as far as possible, ‘Business as Usual’ For many working from home is not an option. There are Emergency Crews, Education Staff, Shop Assistants, Drivers, Care Teams, Warehouse Operatives , Hospitality Workers, Small Businesses, Volunteers […]

For the second day running there has been scenes of large queues outside of the towns supermarkets as the current advice not to panic is ignored. The public at large ignoring this advice has led to Tesco limiting many items to one per shopper, in many instances removing items from their customers baskets and trolleys […]

Brixworth based food business The Breadline have slammed the people responsible for breaking into one of their food vans and stealing some of their stock. Taking to Facebook the owners said; Shame on you! 😠😢 During these uncertain times where we are actually struggling to keep the business operating. We should ALL be championing and […]

A Partial Closure for Guilsborough Academy has been announced today.


March 18, 2020

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From Imperial Bodies; Courtesy request During this unsettling time and government requests of social isolation I can appreciate that some of our members will be panicking and ready to cancel their memberships due to C19 BUT PLEASE have the courtesy to let me know and not just cancel your payments. I am responsible for this […]

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