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County Championship: Northants lead Sussex as 20 wickets fall on day one
Northants number 11 Ben Sanderson stars with bat and ball as 20 wickets fall on a crazy day one against Sussex.
Olly Stone: England call-ups & Warwickshire's promotion cap 'crazy week'
From a knee injury to an excuse for a knees-up: Warwickshire paceman Olly Stone's two-year pathway to England's Test squad.
Premiership: Bath 17-15 Northampton Saints
Bath win their first home match of the season as they come from behind to beat Northampton.
Northampton Town 0-0 Notts County
Notts County move off the bottom of League Two following a drab goalless draw at Northampton.
David Brickwood murder: Hope new forensic tests will hold key
Tests on new items found during inquiries into a scrap dealer's murder could be crucial, police say.
Northamptonshire councillor rapped over 'hole in condom' tweet
A councillor called a cabinet member "as much use as a condom with a hole in it" on Twitter.
Merged Northamptonshire councils put vulnerable 'at risk'
Northamptonshire's police and crime commissioner criticises plans to merge the county's councils.
'Croydon cat killer' mystery solved by police
The Met Police says 25 post-mortem examinations were conducted during a three-year investigation.