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  1. Why grassroots football has put a spring in my step going into MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chronicle Live

    Non-league football enters March with so much to play for on so many fronts, it's set to be an exciting time And now I'm an old, 'Cullercoats Dusk' , intolerance of summer's sun has transformed into appreciation of the requirement it supplies to spend less on central heating. Unlike autumn, it hints at too little of the season to come and much too much of the one just gone.

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  2. Poll Success: Village named one of top places to live in English countrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Whalley is the only Lancashire location named in the annual list by the Sunday Times of the top 50 destinations in the country. The accolade comes a year after it was named in the top 101 best places to live in Britain by the same paper.

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  3. Six top Ukip candidates have links to racist groups: Party launches ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Police called after disgraced ex-governor of Oregon and his fiancA e are seen dumping trash in landfill after learning they were subject of a corruption investigation Osama bin Laden was running Al-Qaeda right up until Navy SEALS killed him, according to secret documents released in Brooklyn terror trial Six top Ukip candidates have links to racist groups: Party launches probe after BNP cartoon stereotyping minorities is posted online Ukips's official General Election candidates have been caught posting racist and offensive material on the internet, revealing disturbing links between Nigel Farage's prospective MPs and far-Right groups.

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  4. Sewing bee easy as craft outlet opens its studio to communityRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Morpeth Herald

    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. French Grey Tales in Chantry Place, Morpeth, has been inundated with interest in its sewing and dress-making workshops, so much so that they are fully booked for the next six weeks.

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  5. Council planning noticesRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Northumberland 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. Alnwick: Bill Batey, land east of Allerburn Lea, change of use of agricultural field to a free rider bike track.

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  6. Church is set for a global eventRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Morpeth Herald

    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. A service will be held at St Robert's Church in Oldgate next week as part of prayer events in more than 170 countries.

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  7. Thug left bouncer with fractured eye socket after being refused entry ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Martin Gallagher launched a ferocious attack with the help of his pal, former soldier Stuart Hanson - but both have avoided a prison sentence A brutal thug left a bouncer with a fractured eye socket and broken nose after being refused entry to a club for wearing tracksuit bottoms. Martin Gallagher raged "try to stop me" when doorman Ian Hendry barred him from entering the club because of his clothes.

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  8. Green Party launches petition against fracking in NorthumberlandRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Northumberland 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. Ms Roberts said: "All proposals for fossil-fuel extraction in Northumberland, whether by fracking for gas, drilling for oil, or en-cast mining for coal, are fundamentally keeping us tied to 19th-century technology - the county council has already recognised that Northumberland has potential to become a world leader in renewable energy and it is in this clean technology of the future that our investment must be made, not in the polluting technology of the past."

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  9. Downton Abbey's Alnwick episode set to hit US screens tomorrowRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Northumberland 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. The delights of Alnwick are set to be exposed to a whole new audience as the Downton Abbey Christmas special, which was filmed in the Northumberland town, screens in America tomorrow.

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  10. Easter picnic spots: The 10 best places for a picnic in the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The weather is beautiful, so we're heading out with a picnic to make the most of it. Here's where to go Easter 2015 isn't far away and, while the weather might not be kind, like the optimistic Brits we are, we're going to make the most of the weather with a picnic.

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  11. Residents come together to oppose bid for new homesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Morpeth Herald

    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. A group of residents had a close look at a site in Morpeth where four executive homes are being proposed.

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  12. Newcastle cancer sufferer 'Geordie' Jim Thompson on a...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Businessman living on borrowed time due to prostate cancer urging men to take a test he believes might have saved his life But he wants to use the life he has left to encourage others to take a life-saving test and escape his fate. "The way I see it, I can either wallow in self pity or just get on and do something about it.

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  13. Some of the best rural places to live in UK are in RyedaleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    HELMSLEY and the Ryedale village of Welburn, near Castle Howard , are two of the best rural places to live in the UK, a new survey shows. The Sunday Times has named the two Ryedale spots as one of the top 50 places to lives in the UK countryside, selected for desirable features like positive community spirit, good local shops and services, and access to some of Britain's most attractive outdoor spaces.

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  14. North 'drain spotter' hired by the Conservatives for fundraising nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Whitley Bay-born Archie Workman was voted Britain's dullest man but the Conservatives hope he can help boost support Archie Workman, 59, originally from Whitley Bay in North Tyneside , is being asked to help put on a show for his local Conservative Association....and talk about his favourite drains. Voted the dullest man in Britain in 2014, he is now going to show off his collection to Tory big wigs and supporters in a show entitled My Life in the Gutter.

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  15. Company success brings expansionRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | News Post Leader

    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. And it is already proving its capabilities through securing large scale renewable commercial projects which are set to regenerate the region and help bring vulnerable people in the community out of fuel poverty.

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  16. Former Washington Elementary School under constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The News Item

    Larry Deklinski/Staff Photo For the first time in recent memory, exterior work on the former Washington Elementary School building in Shamokin is underway. The three-story, red brick building, which was built in 1880, is located in the city's eighth ward along Route 61. Larry Deklinski/Staff Photo For the first time in recent memory, exterior work on the former Washington Elementary School building in Shamokin is underway.

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  17. Shiremoor families give man who faced a pauper's funeral the send off he deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Generous families in Shiremoor, North Tyneside, came together to pay for Michael Thompson's funeral following his death in December Milena Scott, Landlady of the Grey Horse in Shiremoor and regular Janet Scott who have raised money to pay for the funeral of regular Michael "Gadge" Thompson Within hours of setting up a fundraising page online, families from his village of Shiremoor raised more than A 2,000 for Michael, known to friends as Gadger, who died of cancer on December 28. Milena, 32, said: "Michael died very quickly after being diagnosed with cancer and I don't think he had any next of kin.

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  18. Blyth thug attacked bouncers who refused to let him in club wearing tracksuit bottomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Martin Gallagher and his pal left two door supervisors at a Blyth nightclub injured after they turned him away due to his clothes He raged "Try to stop me" then launched a ferocious attack with the help of his pal, former soldier Stuart Hanson Mr Hendry was left with a fractured eye socket and broken nose while his colleague, Michael Greaves, was also injured. But now Gallagher and Hanson have escaped jail after they admitted inflicting grievous bodily harm on Mr Hendry and assaulting Mr Greaves.

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  19. Blyth Spartans appoint Lee Picton to replace Colin Myers as Tom Wade's assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Myers stepped down as assistant manager after last week's Techflow Group Northumberland Senior Cup semi-final win over Ebac Northern League Whitley Bay. FA Vase hero Picton joined the Croft Park coaching staff on an initial short-term basis, helping Tom Wade in the dugout for back-to-back victories at Rushall Olympic and at home to Ramsbottom United.

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  20. Alnwick Young Farmers stage first charity ball in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chronicle Live

    Young people from Northumberland are swapping life on the farm for an evening of glitz and glamour as a charity ball makes a comeback after 10 years. The overalls and boots will make way for gowns and tuxedos as Alnwick Young Farmers hold a charity fundraising ball in the luxury surroundings of the Alnwick Garden on Friday.

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