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1 hr ago | WireNews+Co

New A 353 Million Midland Metropolitan Hospital Given Green Light By Chancellor

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP, has today announced approval for a 353 million new acute hospital in Smethwick, to be funded by both the public and private sector through a Private Finance 2 deal.

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5 hrs ago | 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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5 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

Marjorie, Gladys, and those things that make the Black Country great

To an adopted Black Country wench like myself, defining the Black Country and its boundaries can be confusing.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Star

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Sam Barton was criticised for having a nose job on the NHS while five-year-old Kelli Smith was refused funding.

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Mirror.co.uk

White Dee won't move out of Benefits Street house despite her rocketing earnings

But she has told pals she's happy with her small rented place in James Turner Street - one of the most famous addresses in the UK thanks to the controversial Channel 4 show.

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Stuff.co.nz

UK warrior's haka farewell

Delivered in perfect te reo, Lieutenant Colonel Chris Davies's performance came as a big surprise to many who thought he was Australian.

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Warwick Courier

Still no response on Warwick district population growth

Members of the Warwick Society say they are mystified that officers on the district council have still not responded to the revised population growth figures issued by the Office for National Statistics.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Daily Mail

Last chance to enter awards for Inspiring female entrepreneurs

Last year's winners included Lexi Tamasan, 25, from Stratford-upon-Avon, who launched online pet food business PetShopBowl with a Prince's Trust loan, and Rebecca Bright, 33, from Chiswick, West London, who used her experience as a speech therapist to launch Therapy Box, providing smartphone apps to help people with disabilities to communicate.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

TRIBUTES have been paid to the chairman of a Bolton steelworks company who has died aged 89.

Harry Peers lived in Bolton for 74 years before moving to Stourton, Shipston on Stour, Warwickshire, where he was buried following a funeral attended by his family.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Redditch Standard

Prison workers help restore vandalhit Studley In Bloom

HMP Hewell got in touch with members of the Studley in Bloom committee after reading in the Standard how mindless vandals had gone on a rampage through the village, ripping out plants, destroying planters and even used hanging baskets as football.

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Hemmings Auto Blogs

Mini Moke fans to celebrate 50th anniversary of the British trucklet

The British military's loss was the motoring public's gain. While Alec Issigonis, the designer of the Mini, thought that the British Motor Corporation might be able to take some business away from Land Rover by building a rugged, Mini-based, air-droppable utility vehicle for the British army, the army thought not.

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BBC News

A 14k bus lane fines to be refunded

Just 233 fines are to be refunded to motorists caught driving in bus lanes in Birmingham despite thousands caught in areas where signs were "inadequate".

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Stratford Herald

Switching street lights off led to a fall in crime, figures suggest

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

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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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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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