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20 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

'Everyone should learn first aid techniques which saved my life'

For Mr Ghadiali, 66, collapsed during a gym session and staff immediately used CPR and a defibrillator to revive him.

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20 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

NHS Jarrow marchers to reach county at the weekend

The 300-mile People's March involves a group of about 60 women marching from Jarrow, in the north east, to London to lobby Parliament over changes in the health service.

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Yesterday | This Is Leicestershire

Eyres Monsell man jailed for dealing cannabis

Kevin Pryor pleaded guilty to possessing 84 grams of the class B drug, with intent to supply it, on November 11. Leicester Crown Court was told officers executed a search warrant at Pryor's then-home in Sturdee Road, Eyres Monsell.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

GhanaSoccerNet.com

Leicester City to launch loan bid for Ghana striker Abdul-Majeed Waris

Ghana striker Abdul-Majeed Waris could join his compatriot Jeffrey Schlupp at Leicester City as the English side are keen on signing the attacker by next week.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hinckley Times

Threat to cut budget of charity for the blind

Her dream date was actually a conman based in Nigeria who was also scamming hundreds of other women from across the UK 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 As part of his ... (more)

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This Is Leicestershire

Silversmith has gem of a future

Just off the M1, in the depths of Cotesbach, near Lutterworth, lies a small community that is buzzing with creativity.

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This Is Leicestershire

Heritage groups argue why the Empire must strike back

News of the proposed demolition of the historic Empire Hotel, on Leicester's Fosse Road North, has caused a great deal of controversy.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

On Social Marketing and Social Change

A Farewell to Lord Richard Attenborough

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90Actor-director Richard...

OCTOBER 21: Lord Richard Attenborough attends the 'Closing The Ring' premiere at the Odeon West End as part of the BFI 51st London Film Festival on October 21, 2007 in London, England.

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Goal.com

Cambiasso snubs Leicester move

The veteran Argentine midfielder had been in advanced talks with the Foxes but could not agree terms and will now look to join another English side EXCLUSIVE By William Joyce Esteban Cambiasso has rejected the chance to join Leicester City , Goal understands.

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The Alternative Press

Richard III Comes to Westfield's Mindowaskin Park Labor Day Weekend

Last year, archeologists found the remains what they believe to be King Richard III buried far beneath a parking lot in Leicester, England.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Robert E. Johnson, president, Becker College

Becker College traces its roots back to the 1784 founding of Leicester Academy, when its charter was signed by John Hancock and Samuel Adams.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

This Is Leicestershire

Here it is, a bumper bank holiday weekend of fun

Left, participants in previous years' Sky Ride and mela Tomorrow, thousands of cyclists will make their way around the city centre for the sixth annual Sky Ride, while Cold War jets take centre stage at Bruntingthorpe Airfield.

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Oadby and Wigston shops team up to tackle crime

Retailers in Oadby and Wigston have joined a Neighbourhood Watch-style group which will link them to each other by radio.

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Lutterworth Today

Labour picks its man to fight the next election

Cllr Meghani is a Leicester City councillor for the Beaumont Leys area of Leicester and serves on the court of Leicester University.

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Man accused of murdering pal Christopher Penman 'had made death...

Gary Daniel said the threat was not taken seriously at the time and the alleged victim, Christopher Penman, had laughed it off.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

This Is Leicestershire

Mercury photo competition: Beautiful from gloom to zoom

From animals in the wild to rolling landscapes, photographers have been enjoying the great outdoors for our latest photography competition.

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SkyRide cycling event: Road closures and partial closures on event route from 6am until 6pm on Sunday only.

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This Is Leicestershire

The arts are coming home

The gallery will open as an extension of the Embrace Arts building in Lancaster Road, which is run by the University of Leicester, and will be free to enter.

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IcLoughborough

Bloom bid to honour our fallen heroes

A VITAL unbeaten 48 from Matt Ellis, aided by the rest of the Sileby tail end, saw them through to what seemed an unlikely win over Leicester Ivanhoe's 1st XI in their Premier League fixture at Mill Lane.

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