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Town crier explains what local councils actually do
A town crier took to the streets of Norwich ahead of the local council elections on 3 May.
County Championship: Warwickshire take command with Ambrose and Brookes stand
Tim Ambrose and Henry Brookes put on 116 for the ninth wicket as Warwickshire take command against Northants.
Northampton Town 2-0 Plymouth Argyle
Northampton give their survival hopes a huge boost with a richly deserved victory over promotion-chasing Plymouth Argyle.
Rob Horne: Northampton Saints and Australia centre forced to retire
Northampton and Australia centre Rob Horne is forced to retire because of nerve damage sustained in their win at Leicester.
Northampton Town loan: Council private meeting criticised
Northampton Borough Council said its meeting would include confidential information.
County Championship: Ryan Sidebottom takes six as Bears take control against Northants
Warwickshire's Ryan Sidebottom takes a career-best 6-35 before the Bears batsmen take control against Northants.
Northamptonshire County Council: Failed authority's £2.5m redundancy pay
Northamptonshire County Council will not say how many staff received payments.
North Northamptonshire shadow unitary council 'in place next year'
Corby Borough Council leader Tom Beattie said elections for 2019 were likely to be suspended.