Month: December 2017

Three local heroes were recognised for their work in our community as part of the NLive Christmas Day breakfast show. Richard Beeby started the surprises by recognising the work of Darren Jones who volunteers for Elsies Cafe, part of the Real Junk Food Project.  Darren spoke to Richard on the show about the festive feast […]

Northampton Borough Council has declared unlimited recycling of Christmas related waste such as cardboard and wrapping paper. The council has released the following statement: Northampton Borough Council is reminding residents that they can recycle as much as they like this festive season. Seasonal items such as Christmas cards, cardboard, wrapping paper (not foil paper), sweet […]

The Mayor and Mayoress of Northampton, Cllr Gareth Eales & Cllr Terrie Eales will be amongst the guests joining Richard Beeby for Christmas Day breakfast on NLive Radio. There will be plenty of festive cheer as the Mayor & Mayoress pick some of their favourite all time Xmas hits, as well as some non-festive ones too! […]

Rich Beeby on the Breakfast show invited the Beehive school students and staff to judge mince pies, including their own, homemade batch for Christmas. Mince pies from high street shops were no match for the ones baked by BeeHive school. The judges included Shelly, Nik, and Rich, joined by Caroline, Bradley, Jamie and Tracey from the […]

If budgets are tight this Christmas, it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on a special festive treat at the theatre. This years offering at the Castle in Wellingborough is amongst the most competitively priced in the area, yet still packs in all the right ingredients for a perfect night out. The Wizard of […]

At the end of Wednesday night’s performance of Cinderella, Brian Conley and Gok Wan presented a young girl with a teddy as a gift for going up on stage and joining in the rendition of ‘Old Macdonald Had a Farm’. Speaking of the girl, who had melted every audience members heart, he turned to the […]

Tomorrow (Friday 15 December) is Christmas Jumper Day! The annual event encourages people to don their finest festive knitwear and donate to national charity Save The Children. Staff at Max Engel in Northampton have already got into the festive spirit by wearing their jumpers today and sent us this picture!  We think they look great! […]

The tag line on the front page to this years panto programme at the Royal & Derngate is ‘Everything you could wish for in a panto’, on the most part this show delivered on it’s promise.

On Friday 8th of December 2017, Northampton band, Parliaments, will release their new single “Red Sun, Dead Moon” and an accompanying music video. Parliaments have been creating music together for 4 years now, and consists of lead guitarist and singer Jordan Noon, drummer/percussionist Ally Wilkinson and bassist/keys player, Callum Ahern.   This three piece alternative rock / grunge […]

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