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1 min ago | Lutterworth Today

Gearing up for this Saturday's I Love Market Harborough Festival

The I Love Market Harborough festival, which is aiming to raise awareness about a healthier environment, is taking place in town this Saturday.

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1 hr ago | Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch

Backtracking: Hucknall Dispatch headlines from 17th July 1964

He says the 'cosy coal fire' attitude of many people must be replaced by an awareness of the FILTHY and unhealthy air we breathe.

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3 hrs ago | Burton Mail

Swadlincote pub hit by cash raiders - BREAKING

The gang smashed their way into the Sir Nigel Gresley pub, based on The Delph, at around 1am this morning.

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4 hrs ago | Lutterworth Today

Welcome to Mo'Ket Harborough

The town is to be turned into a motherland of marvellous moustaches as part of a fun link-up with the Movember charity.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Lutterworth Today

Parade's return got party spirit started

Between 2,000 and 3,000 revellers turned out for one of the town' most popular events of the year on Saturday.

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Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Four celebrations for Langham couple's 60th anniversary

Gwen and Pat Fordham hosted an afternoon tea for neighbours, a barbecue for family, a service at the Oakham Baptist church where they worship, and a tea-party for a combined exercise class and friendship group.

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Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Oakham police station up for sale in plan to remodel force

The sale of Oakham police station is one of a number of changes designed to cut the costs of fighting crime in the county.

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Harborough Today

Schools proud to earn anti-bullying awards

Leicestershire County Council has given charter marks to schools which demonstrated that anti-bullying work is carried out throughout the year.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

English inventor is the X-Man next door

He has harnessed the powers of X-Men superheroes, rocketing himself to YouTube stardom.

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Switched

The Real-Life Set Locations Of Classic Summer Movies, All On One Fancy Map

Creative wizards at Pinterest have concocted the ultimate guide to real-life sets from our favorite summer films.

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Harborough Today

VIDEO: Festival a huge draw for music fans

A record crowd turned out to enjoy more than 20 different music acts during the sixth annual Lubstock festival last week.

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Hinckley Times

Soap box derby is runaway success

Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at Resin - made up of Sime, James, Chez, Sev and Danny - will be performing at the renowned Bloodstock festival in August as well as ... (more)

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Goal.com

Leicester City duo Moore & Schlupp pen new deals

The pair will remain at the King Power Stadium until at least 2017 after playing key roles in the Foxes' promotion back to the top flight in the 2013-14 campaign Leicester City academy products Liam Moore and Jeff Schlupp have signed new three-year deals as the club prepares for their Premier League return.

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Hinckley Times

Cash pot allocated for village causes

Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at Resin - made up of Sime, James, Chez, Sev and Danny - will be performing at the renowned Bloodstock festival in August as well as ... (more)

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Hinckley Times

Furever Friends: Spots needs a new patch

Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at Resin - made up of Sime, James, Chez, Sev and Danny - will be performing at the renowned Bloodstock festival in August as well as ... (more)

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Harborough Today

Grand opening for ice cream palour

An ice cream parlour has created a special corset-themed sundae to celebrate its grand opening in Harborough on Saturday.

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Burton Mail

Burton and Swadlincote firms enjoy place on international success list

TWO firms from Burton and South Debryshire have been highlighted in new list of the fastest growing firms in terms of international sales.

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Burton Mail

Swadlincote Crimestoppers

LAST week we received quite a few calls and the information has been passed on to the officers in the cases.

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Lutterworth Today

Young people's charity stalwart to be made an MBE

A dedicated Harborough district man who has been involved with a Leicestershire young people's charity for more than 30 years has been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Hinckley Times

Teachers, firemen and council staff strike over pay

Members from Unison, GMB, Unite, the National Union of Teachers, the Fire Brigades Union and the Public and Commercial Services Union will walk out today over pay and pensionsPolitics School closures, reduced fire services and cancelled driving tests are just some of the possible outcomes that might occur from today's public sector strike.

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