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  1. Frankfurt Motor Show 2015: New Porsche 911 set to be revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The pictures here show prototypes on a development drive near Cape Town, South Africa. The most significant change is said to be a new turbocharged horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine.

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  2. Loughborough Students see off Hull fight backRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    A game that appeared to be won in the first 20 minutes proved to be a stern test. Loughborough charged out the blocks showing fine continuity and structure when Alex Waddingham dived over the line in two minutes, for his first try in a Loughborough shirt.

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  3. Williams's 51 sets Rothley on way to winRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    M Williams scored 51 to give Rothley an excellent start and openers G Gwynne stuck around to hit an unbeaten 73 as the home side closed on 142 for 1. A PRE-SEASON friendly between old league rivals Stoneygate and Loughborough was a fantastic start to the season for the victorious home side who are preparing to play in the second highest league in the country this season. OUTGOING Loughborough University rugby coach Alejandro Moreno has recieved a shock call up to the Italian national squad for their tour of South Africa and Argentina - six years after he last played for his adopted country.

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  4. Quorn 1sts facing second relegation battleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Tom Smith, back from an Australian cricket season, was the top scorer, but his 26 was insufficient to help Quorn to any sort of respectable total. The young and experimental batting lineup were unable to come to terms with the Thorpe Arnold bowling, and despite a couple of spectacular boundaries from Ross Errington, towards the end of the innings, Quorn were unable to gain a single batting point, as they were dismissed for a paltry 99. Any hope Quorn had that they might make Thorpe Arnold struggle to chase their total was soon dispelled as openers Webster and Humphreys took the game away from them.

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  5. Shepshed deny Friar Lane a trip down easy streetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Dynamo started well with some good attacking play but they were eventually pinned back in their own half as Friar Lane superior attacks started to come into play. Nevertheless, the defence held firm despite the ball ricocheting off at least six players in a goal mouth melee following one corner.

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  6. Heartbreak for Dynamo women as they continue to search for first winRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Dynamo dominated the first half and should have been three or four goals up with the Peterborough keeper blocking three one on ones with Dynamo striker Sally Walton before she eventually scored in the 45th minute. Peterborough hit back against the run of play when a speculative cross was palmed into her own net by stand-in keeper Mary Cameron for a bizarre own goal.

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  7. Stay in one of Norfolk Broad's best known landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    While during WW2 it was a watch tower complete with machine guns. In the late 1990s the water tanks were removed and three offices and four apartments created.

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  8. The Smiler at Alton TowersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Opening in May 2014, the Land will be home to a unique range of themed rides, attractions and live entertainment and will be a completely immersive and interactive world for children and young families. The planned 5 acre site within Alton Towers Resort will offer plenty of opportunities for little ones to interact with some of their favourite characters and TV shows.

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  9. Top five ways to real-world test your carRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Jaguar's first SUV crossover, the F-PACE, has been undergoing an extreme series of tests before it goes on sale in 2016, being driven in temperatures ranging from -40A C to +50A C. The company says: 'From the searing heat and dust of Dubai to the ice and snow of northern Sweden, the new car has been tested to the limit in some of the most inhospitable environments on earth.' General Motors and Kia head to Canada for cold-weather testing, GM to freezing Kapuskasing in Northern Ontario, while the South Korean marque favours Northern Quebec, where the temperature drops to -35A C. McLaren took the P1 to the Arctic Circle, putting the 916bhp supercar through its paces on a frozen lake.

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  10. Twickehnam_PitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Online Scene

    The outcome of the Aviva premiership was uncertain right up to the final whistle on the final day when Saracens became the first team to finish outside the top 2 to win the title. We had the most competitive struggle for playoff places we have ever seen with every team from 1st placed to 7th having a legitimate chance of qualification with only 2 rounds of fixtures left in the regular season.

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  11. Owner wins right to change name of pubRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lutterworth 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. What's in a name? Well, if it's a pub's title, a bit of a row, if you were at this week's meeting of Harborough District Council.

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  12. Calais migrant crisis costing Leicestershire businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

    Haulage companies, importers and exporters have reported losses as a result of lorries and stock getting stuck on both sides of the Channel. Security teams have blocked 37,000 migrants - fleeing countries such as Afghanistan, Syria and Iran - trying to get to Britain through the Eurotunnel since January.

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  13. Leicester City transfer news: Claudio Ranieri 'close' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Independent

    Leicester City transfer news: Claudio Ranieri 'close' to first signing N'Golo Kante, waits for news on Charles Aranguiz chase Leicester City are reportedly close to securing the A 5.6m signing of Caen midfielder N'Golo KantA while Claudio Ranieri is waiting to hear back from Chile international Charles ArA nguiz. The Foxes have agreed a A 10.6m deal with Internacional for ArA nguiz, outbidding Marseille and Bayer Leverkusen, but have struggled to persuade the 26-year-old to sign a lucrative contract.

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  14. Leicester City transfer news: Crystal Palace attempt to hijack Foxes...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Premier League duo Crystal Palace and Leicester City are locked in a tug-of-war for midfielder Alessandro Cannataro after the Eagles signalled their intention to submit 11th hour approach to former Inter Milan man.

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  15. Car review: 2015 Audi A4Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    It goes on the market this November with a line-up of petrol and diesel engines that are either heavily revised or new. The new year will usher in a more powerful V6 petrol S4 and, topping the range, an RS4.

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  16. Hospice's summer car rally this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    This year's cavalcade will set off from the hospice, on the George Eliot Hospital site in Nuneaton, and travel a scenic route through north Warwickshire into Leicestershire, before finishing up at Bosworth Water Park in Market Bosworth. Previous events have helped raise thousands of pounds for the Nuneaton hospice and have attracted cars from all over the country, including many Coventry-built classics.

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  17. Hinckley dementia day care centre in closure rowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    County officials say the replacement options will be local, including Hinckley and Earl Shilton, however there are fears the services offered will be much further away. The centre is part of The Limes care home complex which the county council sold in 2012 to private firm Leicestershire County Care Limited as part of a A 3 million package.

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  18. All change at Shepshed ahead of Dynamo derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    Former assistant Jimmy Ginnelly, who recently resigned from Shepshed, has moved to be assistant at Bedworth, while Liam O'Neill has taken Ginnelly's old job as Dave Stringer's number two at the Dovecote, just days after being sacked as manager at Bedworth. With players rumoured to be moving back and forth between the two clubs, they arranged a meeting where a swap deal was thrashed out involving eight players.

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  19. Mixed Martial Arts comes to WhitwickRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    A HOST of Loughborough fighters were triumphant as over 700 people flocked to the Hermitage Leisure Centre on Sunday for a night of Mixed Martial Arts. Ian Cox made a return to the octagon after 10 years but wasn't in the centre-stage for too long, beating Wez Lucas early in the first round.

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  20. Sileby finish excellent week on a highRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    The visitors started brightly and showed plenty of spirit and determination making it hard for Sileby to penetrate through their rear guard until after 18 minutes when a neat passing move down Sileby's right allowed Nik Harvey to cross low for the on rushing Tom Marriott to fire home. Asfordby went close to equalising when Matt Baker tipped over a deflected shot from Jack Baker on 25 minutes but another period of fine passing down Sileby's right, produced their second when Marriott fired a fine right footed shot inside the near post in the 33rd minute.

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