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Globe-trotting gecko found in Corby factory
The three-inch reptile is thought to have travelled more than 2,500 miles from Turkey.
Saints centre Francis in England squad
England scrum-half Danny Care is dropped for Saturday's final autumn series match against Australia at Twickenham.
Premiership: Northampton Saints 36-17 Wasps
Teenager Fraser Dingwall is among Northampton's try scorers as they beat Wasps in the Premiership at Franklin's Gardens.
Northamptonshire Police to 'phase out' baseball caps
The Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police says the caps do not "portray the right image".
'Bleeping' parrot sparks Daventry emergency call-out
Fire crews "amazed" by Jazz the parrot's alarm impression after an emergency alert.
Daventry: New A45 bypass opens around Weedon, Flore and Nether Heyford
The 3.5-mile (5.7km) route was supposed to open earlier this year, but was delayed by poor weather.
Fly-tipping discovered 2,700 times a day in England
It is the first time fly-tipping rates have fallen in five years, but the decrease is slight.
David Brickwood: New murder arrest over scrap dealer death
The man is the eighth person to be held over the death of David Brickwood, who was killed in 2015.