The GMB union says 627 staff at two sites run by XPO Logistics are at risk of redundancy.
Middlesex end the day still 127 runs behind after being forced to follow on by Northamptonshire in Division Two.
Saints prop Alex Waller has been appointed as the Premiership side's co-captain alongside England skipper Dylan Hartley.
Public money was also spent by councillors on hiring a vintage plane.
Ricardo Vasconcelos equals his career-best first-class score of 140 but Northants are pegged back by Middlesex on day one.
Bosses hope it will reduce waiting times at a department where an 85-year-old patient died in March.
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Northampton Town and Cambridge United.
Defending T20 Blast champions Notts Outlaws and Sussex Sharks win their final group games to secure the last two quarter-final spots.
Eight existing authorities could be replaced by two new councils under "radical" restructuring plans.
Network Rail is urging people not to travel on the West Coast Main Line for the next three weekends.
We follow four teenagers as they await and then find out their grades.
The future of Towcester racecourse and greyhound track is uncertain after the owners said they are taking steps to place the business in administration.
British teenager Maisie Summers-Newton claims a second gold medal and world record at the World Para-swimming European Championships in Dublin.
It took more than 50 firefighters to extinguish the fire at the Drayton Fields Industrial Estate.
Northamptonshire sign Ben Curran, brother of England all-rounders Tom and Sam, and son of former Northants all-rounder Kevin.
A BBC map helps you find out how many public toilets have been cut in your area.
World Para-swimming European Championships: Maisie Summers-Newton beats Ellie Simmonds for world record
Sixteen-year-old Maisie Summers-Newton beats five-time Paralympic champion Ellie Simmonds at the World Para-swimming European Championships in Dublin.
Northants captain Alex Wakely tells BBC Look East about a 'brutal' summer on the pitch and the importance of family life.
The communities secretary says there were "specific issues" at Northamptonshire County Council.
Live coverage of Tuesday's EFL Cup game between Wycombe Wanderers and Northampton Town.