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Fine writing

Queen Eleanor’s Cross – a love story

by Steve in Culture

Alarming pictures of Northampton’s Queen Eleanor Cross overgrown with weeds prompted a new Facebook group and the promise of action from Northampton Borough Council. [...]



Toothless Town tied up in Notts

by Nene Quirer in Cobblers

Tom Reed looks for reasons to be cheerful during Northampton’s goalless draw with Notts County… Poor finishing and weak crossing cost Cobblers in a soggy 0-0 draw [...]

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Restaurant reviews

Church salvation is historic and gastronomic

Review: The Church, 67-83 Bridge Street, Northampton, NN1 1PD. Tel: 01604 603800 Penda remembers when the church on the island at the bottom of Bridge Street was pretty much [...]