NLive presenter Nik Stevenson completed the London Marathon to raise money for the Movember Foundation. It was Nik’s first marathon and also the hottest London Marathon on record but that did not stop the Northampton priest. He reported to followers on his Facebook page: “Scraped in under 6hrs, my watch recorded temperatures of over 30 degrees…” […]
Hundreds of mourners packed into Three Counties Crematorium to pay tribute to N Live presenter Nathan Wiseman-Trowse today. Nathan, whose daytime role was Programme Leader for popular music at the University of Northampton, was celebrated by friends, family and colleagues in a touching thanksgiving service attended by so many people they were forced to stand […]
Jane Percival has put years into creating a fully furnished house and a fully stocked shop – in minature. Do you have an amazing hobby? Let us know at NLive by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
There were 4000 schoolchildren and acres of exhibits at the Big Bang science festival at Silverstone – and N Live was there too broadcasting live from 10am until 1pm. Here are some of our pictures of the event:
We are broadcasting live from the Big Bang science festival at Silverstone and here is our live blog from the event.
Northampton is a finalist in the Britain in Bloom competition after a strong performance in the East Midlands heats. Judges will return to the town in the first two weeks of August when Northampton’s floral displays will be judged against Norwich, Reading, Aberdeen and Belfast in this year’s competition. Northampton is in the City category […]
The Hope Centre has praised the 165 rough sleepers who stuck it out in cold and damp conditions at Sixfields this year and appealed to their sponsors to get their donations in quick. The event was held at Northampton Town’s football stadium for the first time and it is hoped as much as £50,000 will […]
The Coca-Cola distribution centre in Swan Valley, Northampton, has been earmarked for closure. Up to 288 jobs may be lost if a plan to shut the factory in Milton Keynes and the site in Northampton goes ahead. Coca-Cola says it would be more efficient to move the work to other sites around the country. A […]
Northampton Saints have announced that New Zealander Chris Boyd will be the new Director of Rugby in August. Boyd has won trophies with the Wellington Hurricanes and has a wealth of coaching experience, including coaching the All Blacks Under 20s. Saints Chief Executive Mark Darbon said the club is itching to get Chris involved. He […]
Are you a good cause in Northampton? You could be eligible for a grant of up to £15,000 to support your work. Northampton Borough Council has released a statement explaining how the scheme works: Local charitable and support organisations can gain financial help for a service thanks to the Borough Council’s Partnership Fund grants, which […]