Month: September 2019

USA fly-half Will Hooley has backed Piers Francis after the Saints player was cited for a suspected high tackle on him at the World Cup. Will, who currently plays for Bedford but is a former Saints player himself, wrote in the Guardian explaining why he gave no evidence to the disciplinary hearing that eventually cleared […]

A University of Northampton fine arts graduate has been nominated for an award after her work was spotted by a local gallery. The innovative tape-based work of Jan Harrington will be exhibited at MK Gallery in November and has been entered in the Platform Graduate Award. Devised in 2012 in collaboration with CVAN South East, […]

Saints prop Alex Waller showered praise on his co-captain Teimana Harrison dubbing him a world-beating ball carrier. But he couldn’t resist a cheeky dig about Tei’s “heinous” dreadlocks when he first arrived at Franklin’s Gardens before talking about how the young England international had won the respect of the fans and the team. Alex made […]

A multi-million pound centre of excellence for the leather industry has been opened at the University of Northampton. It is the new home of the University’s Institute for Creative Leather Technologies (ICLT) at Waterside Campus. The facility, which cost £5.5 million, was opened by the Lord Lieutenant of Northamptonshire, David Laing. University Vice Chancellor, Professor […]

As we move slowly out of September, panto season grows ever closer and this year, the Royal and Derngate Theatre is hosting a production of the classic fairy tale Cinderella throughout the festive season. Running from Friday 6th to Sunday 29th December, this year’s performance of Cinderella is Northampton’s largest festive production, with laugh-out-loud comedy, jaw […]

Hundreds of cyclists saddled up on Sunday to raise money for Cynthia Spencer Hospice at the Cycle4Cynthia. It is the main annual fund-raising event for Cynthia Spencer Hospice  and currently alternates between starting venues at Althorp House and, this year, Holdenby House. Saints star James Grayson saw the riders off after the planned starter, Piers […]

The roads around Holdenby House are due to be packed with cyclists raising funds for Cynthia Spencer Hospice tomorrow morning. A surprise world cup call up for Piers Francis means Saints fly-half James Grayson will be standing in for his team mate to start off the event which sees riders tackle 5, 25, or 50 […]

Students at Quinton House School will join over 45,000 children and young people around the world on the 27th of September to draw attention to the vital role of mental wellbeing in education. The school will do away with the standard curriculum for the entire day to mark “Global Be Well Day”, a worldwide event led […]

The Q-Film Weekender returns to the Northampton Filmhouse from Friday 8 to Sunday 10 November 2019 for its third year. Running across three days, the festival celebrates queer cinema from around the world, showcasing the very best in  LGBTQIA+ talent and films. The programme includes award-winning films such as Céline Sciamma’s highly-acclaimed Portrait of a Lady on Fire […]

Northamptonshire Adult Social Services and Healthwatch Northamptonshire want to know about your experiences of adult social care. Northamptonshire Adult Social Services (NASS) are looking at how they can improve the way they provide adult social care to better suit the people who need it, to make sure that their customers are at the centre of […]


Current track

Title

Artist