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  1. Travel update for DerbyshireRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Ripley and Heanor News

    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. Motorists and commuters in and around Derbyshire are being warned about the following delays and disruptions to travel today, Thursday, November 27. Thereis queuing traffic on the A38 southbound in Derby between Palm Court Island and Markeaton Island in the roadworks area.

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  2. 'I'm not about to turn soft' says Sunderland's revitalised strikerRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Northern Echo

    Injury: Sunderland's Steven Fletcher feared the worst after suffering an ankle problem for Scotland against the Republic of Ireland STEVEN FLETCHER has warned Premier League defenders that he would rather risk injury than soften his approach to playing top-level football for Sunderland. Fletcher feared the worst when he had to be replaced nursing an ankle problem during Scotland's match with Ireland earlier this month.

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  3. PLANNING: Under-threat Newhall pub, The Anchor, on 'life support'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Burton Mail

    A LOCAL pub is on 'life support' as it faces the axe in favour of flats, it has been revealed. The Anchor, in High Street, Newhall could face closure if plans to split the building into four flats is given the go ahead, fuelling disappointment from a councillor.

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  4. INQUEST: Rainbow waste worker Ashley William Morris died after being crushed in a machineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Burton Mail

    Ashley William Morris, known as Will died from 'severe head injuries' after he was crushed in the machine he was operating at Rainbow Waste A 24-YEAR-OLD man died from 'severe head injuries' after he was crushed in the machine he was operating at his Swadlincote workplace, an inquest has heard. Ashley William Morris, known as Will, became stuck between the arm that linked the cab of the Bobcat vehicle he was on and the bucket that scoops up material for loading.

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  5. 5 Bold Predictions For Queens Park Rangers vs. Leicester City In EPL Week 13Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    Queens Park Rangers and Leicester are both in relegation zone, which adds some importance to this match. A win for QPR would move it out of last place and ahead of Leicester, and a win for Leicester would most likely move it out of relegation zone.

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  6. Burbage to get 135 new homes thanks to appeal winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The borough council revealed that a quarter of a million pounds had been donated by The Tin Hat Regeneration Partnership to help give the busy street a revamp 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 Up to 135 new homes will be built in Burbage after developer Rainier Properties won its appeal against the borough council. Homebuilder Rainier Properties applied to Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council for planning permission in June 2013 for outline permission to construct up to 135 homes on land surrounding Sketchley House off Watling Street.

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  7. Fancy driving a Bentley? This one can be yours for A 34,000Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The borough council revealed that a quarter of a million pounds had been donated by The Tin Hat Regeneration Partnership to help give the busy street a revamp 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 It was confiscated by Nottinghamshire Police as part of an investigation into London drug dealer Cookie Amin who made hundreds of thousands of pounds from the production and sale of anabolic steroids Got a spare A 34,000? Anyone looking to splash some serious cash can pick up a 'bargain' Bentley on the Leicestershire Police stolen property sell-off store on eBay.

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  8. Burbage's little hero will switch on Christmas lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The borough council revealed that a quarter of a million pounds had been donated by The Tin Hat Regeneration Partnership to help give the busy street a revamp 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 The brave five-year-old, who made headlines earlier this year after he took to YouTube to encourage people to become organ donors, was born with a condition which meant he only had half a heart. But in September this year, he received a donor heart at hospital in Newcastle and is now back home recovering.

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  9. Rifleman Albert Lacey, gone but not forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    St Giles Church cemetery in West Bridgford. The grave of Rifleman Albert Lacey is marked by the white headstone to the left of the path.

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    2 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    CRAIG McDonough has been appointed as the head coach of Bar Lane Community Sports' Nottingham eight-a-side indoor cricket teams that play in the National Leagues. His job is to produce the best from the Basford centre's male and female teams, starting this weekend with the British Open for Women which will be held at the Willows Centre, Derby.

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  11. Next Stop: Nottingham England for Node.jsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | ADO Guy's Rants and Raves

    The last stop of the week was in Nottingham. I had a chat with the Sheriff about some stolen hoodies.

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  12. Sutton urges Celtic to write new ending for Commons and a familiar taleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Leicester City are keen on the Celtic forward. Crystal Palace and Bolton Wanderers, too.

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  13. Controlled Release Society Announces Call for Abstracts for the 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    CRS is seeking abstract submissions through 15 January 2015 for oral podium and scientific poster presentations that address multi-disciplinary interests in pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical applications of delivery science and technology . The Call for Abstracts is organized around 10 core areas that represent the wide diversity of scientific and technical expertise in the delivery science arena.

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  14. Cash isn't Kris Commons dealbreaker for CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    CELTIC manager Ronny Deila has insisted that doubts over Kris Commons' future at the Scottish champions are being caused by the length of contract on offer to the player and not by his salary demands. Commons, the reigning Player of the Year in Scotland, is currently in negotiations with the club over extending his stay beyond the end of this season when his current deal expires.

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  15. British town council votes to ban all Israeli goods, in defiance of Labor policyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    A pro-Palestine demonstration outside the Houses of Parliament, London, October 13. LONDON Leicester city council, which is controlled by Britain's main opposition party, Labor , has instituted a ban of all Israeli goods despite Labor's leader Ed Miliband saying he and his party oppose any boycotts. Leicester is the UK's 10th largest city, situated in the middle of the England, and has a population of 330,000, of whom approximately 93,000 are first or second generation immigrants from India, Pakistan or Bangladesh.

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  16. Riders pay tribute to veteran official at Yeadon-Guiseley eventRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ilkley Gazette

    A MINUTE'S silence was held at Yeadon-Guiseley Club's Dob Park trial on Sunday to honour the popular Denholme official, Renee Smith, who died last week, aged 89. Renee had observed motorcycle trials in Yorkshire with her friend Margaret Spencer for many years and was active right up until recently. Her funeral will be at Nab Wood Crematorium on Monday, December 1 .

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  17. INQUEST: Swadlincote waste worker Ashley William Morris, known as Will, died after he was crushedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Burton Mail

    A 24-YEAR-OLD man died from 'severe head injuries' after he was crushed in the machine he was operating at his Swadlincote workplace, an inquest has heard. Ashley William Morris, known as Will, became stuck between the arm that linked the cab of the Bobcat vehicle he was on and the bucket that scoops up material for loading.

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  18. Spend the weekend at a hotel as a millionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    The proposals include a freight terminal accommodating up to 16 trains per day, up to 557,414 sq m of new distribution and storage buildings, and a new rail line. The 16-year-old Loughborough College and Simon Coope Karate School pupil not only won gold in the girls' pairs but also secured bronze in the individual girls' kata competitions.

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  19. Baby bush dogs born at Twycross ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

    Twycross Zoo has welcomed a menagerie of new additions to its catalogue of baby animals including these tiny bush dogs. Notable new arrivals at the Atherstone attraction include an Asian elephant calf, a pair of Amur leopard cubs, meerkat pups, red-ruffed lemurs and capybara.

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  20. NHS: Labour's Jamie McMahon slams Tory MP Andrew Bridgen over NHS...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Burton Mail

    NORTH West Leicestershire MP Andrew Bridgen has been slammed by his Labour rival for failing to back a bill to fight the privatisation of the NHS. Jamie McMahon wrote to the Tory MP to vote against the privatisation, but Bridgen did not turn up to do so.

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