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2 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

Sculpture project reveals surprise family links

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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7 hrs ago | Newsday

O'Reilly: John Cheever's house is worth much more than its asking price

Well, I didn't exactly break in. It was more like letting myself in -- through an open ground-floor window at the back of the house.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bromsgrove Standard

Fun, folk and even a carnival at the Bromsgrove Festival

THERE will be even more fun for all the family in the coming seven days as part of this year's new-look Bromsgrove Festival.

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The Independent

Striking new stations, high-speed links and (whisper it) better...

Striking new stations, high-speed links and better services - the UK's railways are entering a new golden age New stations are opening across the country and our railways appear to be entering an era not seen in Britain since the early 1950s Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this ... (more)

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Redditch Advertiser

STAFF at Alcester Grammar School supported Green Travel Day by cycling to work.

Nine workers at the school on Birmingham Road cycled to work from as far as Birmingham and Stratford-upon-Avon.

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Banbury Guardian

Banburyshire schools closed due to national teaching strikes

Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire county councils have all reported a list of schools who are closed or partially closed, and they include: All other schools remain open, and for more information visit www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/schoolclosures, wwww.northamptonshire.gov.uk/schoolclosures or ... (more)

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WTOP-FM Washington

No More Knots

Knotted-up headphones can be a common frustration for those who opt for earbud-style models, but a scientist is aiming to solve the annoyance with a mathematical theory.

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Newsday

Plans submitted for ex-colliery site

Daw Mill Colliery, near Nuneaton, closed in March 2013 with the loss of 650 jobs following an underground fire.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Acting VA secretary: Dorn Center improving

FEBRUARY 07: A patient is taken to the operating theatre in the recently opened Birmingham Queen Elizabeth Hospital on February 7, 2011 in Birmingham, England.

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Rugby Advertiser

Attention ladies - Rugby Race for Life has a new route

Cancer Research UK Event Organisers have had a challenge on their hands this year as the usual venue for the Race for Life event, Rugby School, was no longer available.

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Kenilworth Weekly News

Leisure centres and customer services to be affected by strike action in Warwick District

The Sports and leisure centres at Castle Farm in Kenilworth, Newbold Comyn in Leamington and The Meadows Community Sports Centre at Kenilworth School will be closed while Abbey Fields swimming pool will be open until 6pm.

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She Knows

What? Did Kanye West complain about the train's toilet paper?

For Cailyn Cox, writing isn't just a hobby, it's her life. Passionate about Hollywood, she makes it her mission to find the most entertaining celebrity gossip for SheKnows readers.

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Warwick Courier

Police commend bravery following sexual assault

Police have commended two victims of sexual abuse for their bravery after helping to convict a Kenilworth pensioner of abuse in the 1970s and '80s.

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Leamington Spa Courier

Police commend bravery following sexual assault

Police have commended two victims of sexual abuse for their bravery after helping to convict a Kenilworth pensioner of abuse in the 1970s and '80s.

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Newsday

Inspectors praise private prison

A snap inspection found the prison in Winson Green was "making good progress" since contractor G4S took control, but some problems persisted.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, West Midlands County, England, Terrorism, Worcestershire County, England, World News, Train Disaster

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Scotsman.com

British jihadist turned in by his mother

Childhood friends Mohammed Nahin Ahmed and Yusuf Zubair Sarwar, both 22, from the Handsworth area of Birmingham, travelled to the war-torn country last May after contacting Islamic extremists.

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News Times

Steel Pulse comes to Bridgeport's

Fans of Bob Marley will want to check out this storied reggae ensemble from the other side of the pond.

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ABC News

PHOTO: A British scientists says hes solved the mystery of tangled headphones.

Robert Matthews, a visiting scientist at Aston University in Birmingham, England, has developed a mathematical theory that explains why headphones invariably tangle up into hopeless knots.

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Mirror.co.uk

Solihull double murder: Detectives name couple stabbed to death in their own home

Pin Chang, 58, and his wife Quoi Chang, 50, were both murdered at their home in Solihull near Birmingham yesterday morning Pin Chang, 58, and his wife Quoi Chang, 50, were both murdered at their home in Solihull near Birmingham yesterday morning.

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Stratford Herald

Pensioner jailed for 18 years for sexually abusing young children in 1970s

Four years ago Ellis Holtom, of Stratford-upon-Avon, was born with half a working heart.

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