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  1. Video content

    Video caption: Butterfly extinct in England since 1976 makes return

    More than 40 of the butterflies were collected in Belgium and released in Northamptonshire.

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A428 Northamptonshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    A428 Northamptonshire westbound severe disruption, between A5123 Towcester Road and A428 Black Lion Hill.

    A428 Northamptonshire - A428 St Peter's Way in Northampton blocked and stationary traffic westbound between Gas Street Roundabout and the A428 Black Lion Hill junction.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Northamptonshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Northamptonshire northbound severe disruption, between J18 for A5 and J19 for M6.

    M1 Northamptonshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound between J18, A5 (Rugby) and J19, M6 (Catthorpe Interchange), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Kettering students take part in aeroplane rescue exercise

    Northamptonshire Telegraph

    Smoke billowed from an aeroplane at Kettering’s Tresham College campus but don’t panic - it was just a drill.

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Northamptonshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Northamptonshire northbound severe disruption, before J17 for M45 Dunchurch.

    M1 Northamptonshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 northbound before J17, M45 (Dunchurch), because of a broken down lorry.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 Buckinghamshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Buckinghamshire northbound severe accident, between J14 for A509 and J15 for A45.

    M1 Buckinghamshire - Slow traffic and one lane closed on M1 northbound between J14, A509 (Milton Keynes) and J15, A45 (Northampton), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A6086 Northamptonshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A6086 Northamptonshire both ways severe disruption, between Cockerell Road and Pilot Road.

    A6086 Northamptonshire - A6086 Phoenix Parkway in Corby closed in both directions between the Cockerell Road junction and the Pilot Road junction, because of a gas leak.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 Northamptonshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Northamptonshire southbound severe accident, at J15A for A43.

    M1 Northamptonshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound at J15a, A43 (Northampton Services), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Council rules 'eyesore' hotel extension to be taken down

    Northampton Chronicle & Echo

    Owners of a Northampton hotel whose 18-room extension was labelled an "industrial eyesore" by residents could be ordered to rip the metallic structure down if they lose their appeal.