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  1. Ambulance response time figures rank Aldeburgh, Saxmundham, Leiston...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Six postcodes in east Suffolk were ranked among the ten worst in the country for ambulance response times, figures show. On average, it took more than 25 minutes for paramedics to respond to the most serious emergencies in the Aldeburgh, Leiston, Saxmundham, Halesworth, Stradbroke and Eye areas, according to data analysed by The Times .

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  2. Real life Night at the Museum: Fancy bedding down next to a T-Rex?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Chronicle Live

    Sleeping under the shadow of a T-Rex dinosaur or bedding down next to Egyptian mummies - it could be the stuff of nightmares. But around 100 people will be doing it for fun in a lively night out at Newcastle's Great North Museum: Hancock , when it stages its first adult sleepover.

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  3. Miracle Triplets Celebrate First ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Pressat

    Triplets Poppie, Mollie and Evelyn Park, from Whitehaven, were born at just 26 weeks weighing the combined weight of two bags of sugar. Looking at these little girls' smiling faces, you wouldn't believe that just days after being born their parents were told that they might not make it and to prepare for the worst.

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  4. Glamour model Melissa Curry: How I was targeted by online trolls and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Independent.ie

    Glamour model Melissa Curry: How I was targeted by online trolls and why I won't say no to plastic surgery Glamour model Melissa Curry, from Derry, hit it big time when she made a top 100 women list in a lads' mag. Now she tells Lee Henry she wants to guide other women into the industry with her own agency.

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  5. Merlin' being kept busy on the first day of its North Pole Express dutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    There aren't many better ways to travel to see Father Christmas that by taking The North Pole Express - especially when hauled by a visiting steam engine that's from 'up north'. The North Pole in question is located one-and-a-half miles from the Plym Valley Railway's base at Marsh Mills, Plymouth.

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  6. North East news LIVE: North East hit by first sprinkling of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    The Chronicle's live breaking news service including Wednesday's traffic, travel, weather, sport and more covering Newcastle and the North East General Views of the tallest buildings in Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne Bridge, height 59 and Millennium Bridge, height 50 Here are our regular updates throughout the day of all the breaking news and sport from across the North East. We will have pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest Newcastle and North East traffic, weather forecasts, crime and council news too.

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  7. New bar Lobby On Hill Street is open this week - and we've never seen a cheesecake like thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | IcTamworth

    Lobby On Hill Street is holding its launch party on Thursday, October 27, ahead of the venue's official opening to the public on Friday, October 28. Entertainment at the launch will be provided by Red Dwarf star and BBC6 Music DJ Craig Charles, along with fellow DJ Sam Redmore and nine-piece local brass band Young Pilgrims. The party will also feature glitter makeovers from the Central School of Make-Up, plus Mr Swervy's Travelling Shoe Shine Shop, Flash Bang Wallop Magic Mirror Photo Booth and a prize draw.

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  8. Pioneering treatment offers new hope for Sunderland schoolboy PascalRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Sunderland Echo

    Pascal Johnston was just four-years-old when he was diagnosed with Duchene Muscular Dystrophy , a genetic condition which causes progressive weakening of the muscles. Now the 14-year-old is taking part in a clinical trial which aims to delay the onset of symptoms and extend the lifespan of sufferers.

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  9. Starvation and cannon fire when Newcastle was besieged by a Scottish ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle Castle ; The Great Siege of Newcastle, 1644 ; A reconstruction of the 1644 Great Siege of Newcastle The Siege of Newcastle - a significant episode not just in the history of Tyneside and the North East, but of England - will be marked by special events at Newcastle's Castle Keep and Black Gate, writes Allisdair Bowman of Newcastle Castle . On the weekend of October 22 and 23, re-enactors portraying Scots Covenanter soldiers will fire cannon and muskets and demonstrate 17th century garrison life.

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  10. Rafa Benitez: Newcastle United always had 'good people' -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Rafael Benitez signs a new contract as Newcastle United's manager with managing director Lee Charnley at St. James' Park on May 25, 2016, in Newcastle upon Tyne, England Rafa Benitez believes there were always "good people" at Newcastle United - but now he has given them "an idea" and a "path to follow" towards achieving success. The Spaniard opted to stay at St James' Park despite relegation because he was afforded the opportunity to make sweeping changes both on and off the field.

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  11. Courtyard by Marriott Welcomes Its First Hotel in GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    Courtyard Glasgow Airport has undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment before joining Courtyard by Marriott, marking the brand's debut in the city. Formerly Ramada Glasgow Airport Hotel, the hotel is conveniently situated on Glasgow Airport's doorstep, and a 15 minutes' drive from the city centre.

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  12. Broken Biscuits Tour Begins Tonight in Newcastle upon TyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today, Paines Plough and Live Theatre have announced full casting for the world premiere of Tom Wells ' new coming-of-age comedy Broken Biscuits. Faye Christall will play Megan, Grace Hogg-Robinson will play Holly and Andrew Reed will play Ben.

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  13. Fred Olsen's four ships to meet in Spain for captains'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Balmoral, Black Watch, Boudicca and Braemar will rendezvous for a 'Captains in Cadiz' gathering that echoes last year's four- ship gathering in Bergen, Norway Cunard and P&O are past masters at bringing their ships together to celebrate any event that has a zero or a five at the end of it. It's only 15 months since Balmoral, Black Watch, Boudicca and Braemar sailed in convoy into Bergen to mark the 200 birthday of the original Fred Olsen.

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  14. Brexit Isn't Stopping UK Low-Cost Carrier Jet2 From Moving Into London's Stansted AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Skift

    London's Stansted Airport becomes the ninth base for Jet2 which has several others across the UK. Pictured here is a Jet2 jet.

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  15. Jet2 Targets Ryanair Stronghold With Six Boeing 737s at Stansted 28 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Bloomberg

    British discount airline Jet2 will station six new Boeing Co. 737-800 jetliners at London Stansted airport, opening its first base outside the northern U.K. and taking on Ryanair Holdings Plc in its own backyard.

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  16. Francis Alfred Bates Posthumously Honored for Excellence in Legal EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Francis Alfred Bates has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value.

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  17. The most popular cafe in Cornwall according to TripAdvisor reviewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The shop, located on Coastguard Houses in Padstow, comes top of the list on the world-famous reviews portal with an average of 5 stars across 567 public reviews. This makes it the best reviewed coffee shop in Cornwall according to TripAdvisor's rankings and means it is the people's choice when selecting a place to sit back and relax.

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  18. Newcastle late night shopping scheme wins top European awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle has become the first city outside of Germany to win the prestigious BID Award, presented by the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry. NE1 Ltd, the Business Improvement District company for Newcastle city centre, has won the award for its Alive after Five initiative, which has attracted 9.7m additional visitors in to the city and contributed an estimated 591m to the economy since its launch six years ago.

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  19. North East news LIVE: Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    General Views of the tallest buildings in Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne Bridge, height 59 and Millennium Bridge, height 50 Here are our regular updates throughout the day of all the breaking news and sport from across the North East. We will have pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest Newcastle and North East traffic, weather forecasts, crime and council news too.

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  20. Meet the North Shields care home worker who 'always goes the extra mile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    The 54-year-old insists he is "just doing his job" as location manager at Fontburn Court retirement home in North Shields . But residents their and families tell a different story - of how John "always goes the extra mile" for people, whether it's comforting bereaved relatives or giving up his own time to cook Christmas dinner.

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