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George North: Northampton wing a 'wasted commodity' says Lennie Newman
Ex-Northampton Saints team manager Lennie Newman says George North's decision to return to Wales is "not the end of the world".
New retail park in Daventry given planning permission
Plans approved for six new shops, three restaurants, a pub and a hotel.
England v Samoa: Dylan Hartley on bench as Sam Simmonds makes first start
Captain Dylan Hartley is left out of England's starting XV for Saturday's match against Samoa at Twickenham.
George North: Wales wing to leave Northampton Saints and return to home country
George North is to leave Northampton Saints and return to Wales on a national dual contract at the end of the season.
Plymouth Argyle 2-0 Northampton Town
Plymouth defender Sonny Bradley scores twice as Derek Adams' side beat League One basement rivals Northampton Town.
Children in 'save Desborough Library' protest
About 60 primary school children gathered in Desborough to show their support for the town's library.
Scientist finds UK water companies use 'magic' to find leaks
Engineers from the majority of the UK's water firms still use divining rods to locate pipes, it emerges.
Northampton couple find cat stowed away after Channel voyage
The cat is thought to have climbed aboard a car during a voyage from St Malo to Portsmouth.