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2 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

Reminder of Sedgley's dark past

YOU may not recognise this Black Country scene, it has altered so much in the 100 years or so since this picture was taken, but the church spire may give you a clue.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cryptomundo

Mothman Festival 2014

In case you're around and want to come along, I'll be speaking at the annual Mothman Festival in Point Pleasant, West Virginia on the weekend of Sept 20-21.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV, United Kingdom,

Your Leek Paper

Leek Blues will be back this Autumn

Leekblues, the organising committee behind the festival, are pleased to announce that the town's newly-opened Premier Inn is this year's title sponsor.

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Your Leek Paper

Land Girls harvesting in the 1940s.

THE Women's Food and Farming Union has announced that the long awaited tribute to honour former members of the Women's Land Army and Women's Timber Corps is about to be unveiled at the National Memorial Arboretum, at Alrewas, near Lichfield.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, United Kingdom,

Uttoxeter Advertiser

Dog and Partridge landlord fuming at steam cleaner row

A PUB landlord claims he was punished for 'no good reason' after his warranty on a domestic steam cleaner was 'rendered void' before he had even used it.

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The Daily Record

Grieving parents of 12-year-old boy who hanged himself release...

The devastated parents of a 12-year-old schoolboy who hanged himself after being bullied have released these heartbreaking pictures of their dying son.

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Related Topix: Shropshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Cheshire County, England,

This Is Staffordshire

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Click the map to receive the latest forecast for where you live or work in Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffordshire.

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Related Topix: World News, Cheshire County, England, United Kingdom, Weather

Bromsgrove Advertiser

New cycle storage causes hubbub at Stourbridge station

THERE'S THE HUB: Conrad Jones, Centro's head of sustainability, councillor Roger Horton and Brenda Lawrence cut the ribbon to open the cycle hub.

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Crewe Guardian

Five fire crews battle building blaze

Firefighters from Northwich, Crewe, Nantwich, Middlewich and Holmes Chapel are currently dealing with the fire, which was reported at 3.12pm.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Uttoxeter Advertiser

Bramshall: Protesters jubilant as turbine rejected

The 74-metre wind turbine proposed for Spring Farm, in Stone Road, Bramshall, has received its final rejection from planning authorities, after action group Bramshall Against Turbines fought for more than a year to get the application thrown out.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Properties across the borough available to rent through Dudley Council

PEOPLE looking to rent properties with two or more bedrooms are being urged to get in touch with Dudley Council's housing services.

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This Is Staffordshire

Volunteers launch 'library' in Abbey Hulton after cuts

GOOD BOOK: From the left, Jayne Stanley, of Hanley Library, volunteers Debbie Duncalf and Maureen Olafsen, and Reverend Martin Stephens, of St John's Church in Abbey Hulton.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Arts, Literature, United Kingdom

Staffordshire Newsletter

1950s 'were the glory years' in Staffordshire

ASK Peter Hill to name the favourite era in his life and, like most of us, he will declare that the glory days were in his youth when all the world seemed young and for Peter, that was the 1950s.

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This Is Staffordshire

Leek family hold charity day to reduce suicide in young people

RAISING FUNDS: Clockwise, from the left, John May, from Weston Coyney, entertained families at the fun day; Alicia's brother Bryn Cowen; and Samia Jallow, aged four, from Leek, at the event.

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The happy couple Kieran Handley and Hannah Croom will marry on September 12

The Stourbridge 28-year-old had to spend every minute at this weekend's Reading Festival decked in old gold and black - Wolves' colours.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Your Leek Paper

PICTURES of this year's Leek Allotment Holders' and Gardeners' Show

Annual Vegetable and Flower Show at St Paul's Community Centre, Novi Lane, Leek.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Stourbridge man swerves jail after high speed police chase

A STOURBRIDGE security guard involved in a high speed police chase as two young frightened girls in the back of his car begged him to stop, has swerved jail.

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Your Leek Paper

Records show changing views

THOUSANDS of rare records detailing appeals made by people looking to avoid conscription into the First World War are to go on display.

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Related Topix: World News, Cheshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Stourbridge News: Dogs take part in the RSPCA dog walk in York

DOG owners are being encouraged to enjoy a stroll with their four-legged friend while raising money for Mary Stevens Hospice.

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Buxton Advertiser

Memory Lane Wwi: News of gallant Peak soldiers

The High Peak's residents anxiously awaited news of their gallant Territorials and Yeomanry following their swift departure to join the war effort.

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