Online fitness and wellness community grows amidst Coronavirus

By Miriam Kimvangu Business is booming for trainers in the online community amidst the coronavirus lockdown. Northampton independent personal trainer, Marcus Clements, has been running both free and paid fitness sessions online.With social distancing rules in place, he would have been out of work for an indefinite period of time. He had no plan to […]

Simply Takeout hits Northampton

Simply Takeout hits Northampton

(Photo credit: Franchise Opportunities UK, franchiselocal.co.uk) After a successful test-run in Kettering earlier this year, Simply Takeout has finally come to Northampton. With the dark clouds looming outside and spontaneous bouts of rain, it is prime food delivery weather, making way for a potentially successful opening week. The founder, Neil Slinn, found a way to […]

Strictly Northampton

Strictly Northampton

The Strictly Come Dancing wave hits Northampton once again this Saturday at the Derngate! Cynthia Spencer Hospice is hosting the ninth installment of Northamptons take on the famous dance show to raise money for the organisation. There will be 24 contestants and each have of them have a £1000 target to reach. Like the show, […]

Can You Poet? Black and British

Poet, Tre Ventour, led a star cast of ethnic minority poets with cracking performances at Northampton’s Guildhall on Sunday. What started off as a small open mic night has taken a life of its own. The poets came together to share their thoughts and experiences on living as a minority or immigrant. (Tre Ventour opening […]