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March 28, 2020

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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 […]

Being asked to stay at home for what are very good reasons isn’t a problem, however the boredom of the same four walls can drive people into ‘Cabin Fever’ therefore we’d love to see how you’re beating the boredom! The first entry is below!

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.

From First Light Photographic; Today is our 17th birthday – yes back on this day in 2003 we first opened our doors – this isn’t exactly how we’d planned to celebrate our 17th birthday, but here we are – so share the love and let us know some of the things you’ve bought from us […]

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 […]

Daventry District Council have announced temporary closures of local beauty Spots and parks. Their statement is below. Daventry District Council; In the light of the Government’s advice on social distancing for the Covid-19 virus and the increased need to ensure that members of the public comply with these measures, Daventry Country Park, Borough Hill, Cracks […]


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 […]


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