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The legacy of Sir Peter Scott

The legacy of Sir Peter Scott

Unobserved by many, the nation’s best loved broadcaster, Sir David Attenborough, slipped into town in early October to open Oundle School’s new junior day house, Scott House, named…

Munton’s offers old fashioned convenience shopping

Munton’s offers old fashioned convenience shopping

The convenience of being able to pop out to a corner shop for daily essentials is now a reality for those living at the north end of town.…

Find some independent style at Diversity Boutique

Find some independent style at Diversity Boutique

What distinguishes a market town like Oundle from shopping centres like Rushton Lakes or Corby is the range of independent shops with unique, personalised service. Tucked along St…

News

Campaign seeks community pledges to save Fletton Field

Campaign seeks community pledges to save Fletton Field

The #SaveFlettonField campaign has been gathering serious momentum in recent months. With 81 different backers…

Funding for North Bridge means repairs can begin

Funding for North Bridge means repairs can begin

After intense lobbying from Tom Pursglove MP, Philip Amps at Oundle Business Association and the…

ENC draft Local Plan raises objections to housing plans

The East Northamptonshire County planning authority has submitted for consultation a new Local Plan that…

Barnwell castle on At Risk Register

Barnwell castle on At Risk Register

Historic England has listed the condition of Barnwell Castle as “poor”, and entered it on…

Police Beat

Police Beat

According to the latest published police report data, there was a general increase in crime…

Business

Turnover in the Market Place creates business opportunities

Over recent months several Oundle properties and businesses have changed hands, offering new opportunities for property owners and business entrepreneurs to make an investment in Oundle’s market. The…

What will Brexit bring to the Market Place?

It seems impossible to escape Brexit at the moment. The Irish border question, trade and possibilities of ‘no deal’ have dominated the news cycle for the past two…

The business case for working from home

The business case for working from home

In an era where worldwide communication is as simple as the click of a mouse, businesses in the UK are evaluating the advantages of shifting away from traditional…

Sports

New lease offers opportunities for Football Club

Following a lengthy two-and-a-half year negotiating process, the Oundle Town Football Club Ltd agreed on a 30 year lease with Oundle…

Walking football brings men back on to the pitch

Walking football brings men back on to the pitch

In the last year, a new sporting initiative has developed down at Station Road where sporting enthusiasts gather regularly on Friday…

Tim Cardall signs with Wasps

Tim Cardall signs with Wasps

Former Prince William School rugby player, Tim Cardall has signed with Wasps in a move that advances his promising professional career.…