Northampton

Northampton

Northampton /nɔːrθˈæmptən/ ( listen) is the county town of Northamptonshire in the East Midlands of England. It lies on the River Nene, about 67 miles (108 km) north-west of London and 50 miles (80 km) south-east of Birmingham. One of the largest towns in the UK,[1] Northampton had a population of 212,100 in the 2011 census.

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