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A man of the town: David Wills

A man of the town: David Wills

During his childhood, David Wills often helped out at the local blacksmith; perhaps not representative of an afterschool activity in 2017, indeed, it would be very difficult to draw any…

Northants County Council in consultation to close 27 libraries across the county

Northants County Council in consultation to close 27 libraries across the county

Under plans being considered by Northampton County Council, 21 libraries across the county are at risk of becoming community-run, or closed. A further option would see 27 libraries closed, including…

Accidents on A605 continue to mount

Accidents on A605 continue to mount

Over the past year, fatal accidents and near misses on the A605 have increased sharply. Many drivers and passengers have lost their lives, and it seems there are narrow escapes…

A refugee at 8 years of age

A refugee at 8 years of age

The life of a refugee is always going to come with challenges no matter the circumstances. And during the pre-war anti-Semitic years in Germany many, many people were forced to…

Directory of Oundle Sports Clubs

From rugby to bowling and golf to squash, Oundle has a fantastic range of local fun sports and competitive clubs for you to get involved with. Whether you want a…

Oundle Cinema’s new season programme

Oundle Cinema’s new season programme

Make sure you get these dates in your diary before the festive season really takes hold. Oundle Cinema is providing a host of excellent ‘screen time’ opportunities for all to…

Village Green application for Fletton Field is refused by Northants County Council

Village Green application for Fletton Field is refused by Northants County Council

An application by the Oundle Town Council and residents of Oundle to retain Fletton Field on Glapthorn Road as a village green for use by the community, has been refused…

William Roberts joins Team GB

William Roberts joins Team GB

In January, Oundle resident William Roberts (18) was selected to train and compete with the Down Syndrome Swimming (DSS) GB Team. In August, he took part in the GB National…

Unrealistic standards push more girls towards sturgical interventions

Unrealistic standards push more girls towards sturgical interventions

Donatella Versace. Caitlyn Jenner. Joan Rivers. These are just a few examples of celebrities who have famously – or rather, infamously – undergone plastic surgery. They emerge not the beautiful…

Intelligent uses for RFID

Intelligent uses for RFID

New technology is introduced to consumers faster than most of us can keep up with. Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) is one technology that has crept into our shopping bags, library books,…

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