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  1. Tourico Holidays Forecasts 30 Percent Growth in United Kingdom Hotel Room NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Business Wire

    According to company booking data, Tourico has already sold nearly a quarter of a million room nights in the United Kingdom in 2016 - led by a 12 percent year-over-year increase from the United States. While source markets like China and Germany only account for 4 percent and 6 percent of inbound UK travel bookings respectively, both source markets have increased their average daily reservations by over 100 percent since the Brexit vote.

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  2. Victoria Wood's brother calls for permanent statue of comedy legend to be built in PrestwichRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bury Times

    THE brother of the late Prestwich comedian Victoria Wood says a permanent statue of the star should be built in her home town. The 75-year-old, himself an entertainer, is now urging people to get behind the plan which could provide Bury with a fresh tourist attraction similar to the iconic Eric Morecambe statue on the promenade at Morecambe.

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  3. Football fans facing travel headache due to Macron Stadium train station closureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This Is Lancashire

    CHAOS: Fans will not be able to use the Horwich Parkway train station to get to matches for the first two months of the season FOOTBALL fans are facing travel chaos as the station outside Wanderers ' Macron stadium will be closed for the first two months of the new season. Six home league fixtures will be affected by the closure, as well as this Saturday's friendly with local rivals Preston.

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  4. Union blasts 'scandal' of homecare workers missing out on minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Unison says thousands of care workers lose up to a fifth of their working day in unpaid travel between homes of the elderly and disabled Low-paid homecare workers are being cheated of wages because of the "scandal" of not being paid for travelling between visits. Britain's biggest public sector union Unison is warning the Government today that failure to honour the minimum wage is endemic across the care sector.

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  5. things this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    No more excuses, there's no way you can say you can't think of anything to do this summer ... For a start, there's so much more to do than there was last year - from devouring a 'freakshake' to escaping a locked room - that there's no need for you to get bored , with or without the kids. I know, we thought this day would never come... but now not only can you get gourmet burgers delivered to your door but also... cake! This is ideal for those nights where you can't be bothered to cook, because even dessert is catered for.

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  6. "What's (the) Matter?", A Show on Elementary Particle Physics ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | CiteULike

    We present the screenplay of a physics show on particle physics, by the Physikshow of Bonn University. The show is addressed at non-physicists aged 14+ and communicates basic concepts of elementary particle physics including the discovery of the Higgs boson in an entertaining fashion.

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  7. Pep Guardiola slams the organisers of the International Champions...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Pep Guardiola has hit out at the organisers of the International Champions Cup over the cancellation of the Manchester derby in Beijing, and accused them of not caring about the state of the pitch. The Manchester City boss insisted that the playing surface at the Bird's Nest was 'unacceptable' and 'impossible' which led to the showpiece game against Manchester United being called off five hours before kick-off.

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  8. 'Astrotram' passengers take a tour of the universeRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Bury Times

    Customers travelling on specially branded 'Astrotrams' have been able to take a tour of the universe and gaze up at the night sky. The trams' ceilings have been filled with astronomy facts and interactive triggers, with commuters who download the free SciMan app able to play augmented reality videos.

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  9. UPDATED: Olympic canoeist lands in Rio after travel misery - but remains without coach and kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    Johny Akinyemi, 27, from Padgate, is set to compete in the K1 men's event from August 7 at his second successive games. But his preparations were dealt a massive blow this week after he was left stranded in Germany, while his rivals got to grips with conditions in Rio.

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  10. Olympic canoeist set to land in Rio after travel misery - " but without coach or kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

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  11. New Northern Powerhouse Minister 'not snubbing the North East' - despite tour omissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    The Government has denied the new Northern Powerhouse Minister has snubbed the North East as he goes on his first tour in the job. And with the North East having put on hold devolution talks until more post-Brexit assurances are given by the Government, the region is conspicuous by its absence on Mr Percy's official travel itinerary for Wednesday.

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  12. Looking back at The Hollow MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OnMilwaukee

    It is 1987, and I am returning home from my first trip to the United States, a wild two-month coast to coast Kerouac-like road trip. My big distraction, music, had not yet given me the excuse to drop out of college in London, and it seemed silly to stop so close to graduation.

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  13. 125 years of Usdaw exhibiting at Ipswich Institute throughout August 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    A pop-up exhibition 'Usdaw: 125 Years Strong' will open to the public, free of charge, from 1 to 21 August 2016 at Ipswich Institute. The Union of Shop Distributive and Allied Workers is celebrating its 125th anniversary at Ipswich Institute throughout August 2016.

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  14. Lunchtime Lectures to Spotlight LTM's First-Ever Shakespeare Production, Twelfth NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Join local writer and historian David Garnes for a talk about LTM's August production of TWELFTH NIGHT, Little Theatre's first production of a play from the Bard. This FREE lecture will take place at noon on Wednesday, August 3rd at Cheney Hall, 177 Hartford Rd, Manchester.

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  15. Etihad Airways Opens Dedicated Premium Lounge At Los Angeles International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Travel Industry Wire

    Etihad Airways has yesterday officially opened its new First and Business Class Lounge within the Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport . Etihad Airways has yesterday officially opened its new First and Business Class Lounge within the Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport .

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  16. Plan tackles community dance class shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wigan Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Leigh Community Dance is looking for a home all of its own where it can teach young people to dance without the expense of private tuition.

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  17. Manchester United Fan View: Pre-Season tours are a frustrating, necessary evilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    It's now official; Manchester United's pre-season tour of China has been an unmitigated disaster says Gregory Wakeman. New Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho is prohibiting his players from playing PokA mon Go in the 48 hours before a match.

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  18. A day out in LiverpoolRead the original story

    Tuesday | Neil's World

    A couple of weeks ago, Christine and I ended up with a Friday off work and no plans. So, on a whim, we decided to go to Liverpool.

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  19. MP's call to overhaul dangerous dogs lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wigan Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Wigan's MP has backed a leading animal rehoming charity's demand for the law governing dangerous dogs to be overhauled by the Government.

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  20. Tributes paid after body of man, 25, is found in CrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wigan Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Heartfelt tributes have been paid after the body of a Wigan man was recovered near to the banks of the River Douglas.

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