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Authors associated with this county
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P J Flynn
Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.
Places to eat and drink
Number 50 Tea room
50 Main Rd
Manvell Farm Tea Room
The Water Mill Tearooms
The Hearty Tearoom
Woodmeadow Garden Centre
The Old Forge Tea Room
Memory Lane Tea Rooms
21 Church St
Northamptonshire is in the middle of England, a landlocked county surrounded by eight others. Named the Rose of the Shires, Northamptonshire is an area of churches, cottages and market towns. And there's miles of walks and cycle paths as well as canals to keep you safe while you enjoy the countryside or visit one of the many country parks.
Places to visit
Abington Park, the Canal Museum, Rushton Triangular Lodge, Daventry Country Park, Fotheringhay Castle, Wicksteed Park.
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