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Birstall, England Newswire

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  1. Test your Tyke knowledgeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 29 | South Yorkshire Times

    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. To celebrate Yorkshire Day we've put together a quiz to challenge your knowledge of this great county.

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  2. Coffee morning aids Tanzanian schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | IcLoughborough

    Pictured from left are Celia Harris, Barry Hawkins, Phyllis Hampson and Diane Martindale at The True Vine Trust's coffee morning in Long Whatton. Nadine Hawkins runs The True Vine Trust from her home which is helping fund the Mgutwa Secondary School in one of the most impoverished and forgotten parts of Africa.

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  3. Cort defends Midlands Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | IcLoughborough

    DEFENDING champion Matthew Cort from Rothley Park held off a determined challenge for Michael Reed to retain the Mark Group Midland Open, staged at Birstall Golf Club. Both golfers were members of Birstall as amateurs and put their course knowledge to good use, with Cort - who had led by two shots overnight - snatching a birdie on the par five 18th to clinch the title.

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  4. Funeral being held for slain UK lawmaker Jo CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    Mourners throw flowers and applaud as the hearse carrying the coffin of MP Jo Cox passes in Batley, England ahead of her private funeral service Friday July 15, 2016. The mother of two young children died on June 16, 2016 after she was attacked outside a library in Birstall, England.

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  5. Brexit forces EHL to put expansion plans on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    Edward Hands and Lewis has paused plans for a new branch in Birstall and for three other offices which were in early negotiations. Senior partner Jason Hathaway said taking stock after swift expansion was the right thing to do in the current uncertain market.

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  6. Charnwood Sunday League round upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | IcLoughborough

    Also in mid-week Loughborough Saints dented Birstall Stamford's hopes of winning the Automedia Printers Premier Division title as they won 3-2 through Joe Hetterley and Chris Wilson with Louis Dodd and Tom Cooper scoring for Birstall. In the Charnwood Security Division One Charnwood Foresters went nap at Whitwick Village winning 5-2 as Nick Cox hit two, Gaz Smith, Ollie Previn and Josh Fergason one each while Luke Thomas and Stu Limb netted one each for Whitwick.

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  7. Sileby Saints drop off top of the leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | IcLoughborough

    SILEBY Saints slipped off the top of the North Leicestershire League Premier Division at the expense of Melton Mowbray BS. Morning leaders Saints were held to a 1-1 draw by previously pointless Bagworth Colliery with Joe Hetterley the Sileby scorer.

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  8. North Leicestershire League looks wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | IcLoughborough

    THE Terex Pegson Premier Division of the North Leicestershire League could be very close this season with only two teams having won both their opening games - Caterpillar and Markfield. THE Terex Pegson Premier Division of the North Leicestershire League could be very close this season with only two teams having won both their opening games - Caterpillar and Markfield.

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  9. Leicestershire fire crews to train to tackle medical emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Hinckley Times

    Crews already deliver emergency medical care on the scene of incidents if they arrive before East Midlands Ambulance Service paramedics. However, under plans being spearheaded by the chief fire officer Steve Lunn, the local arrangement will take on a more formal footing.

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  10. Three trapped in vehicles after serious crash near Melton MowbrayRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2016 | Grantham Journal

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  11. Hearts In GalleonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Outlook

    Impact on Indians living in Britain since most of them are immigrants like those the 'Leave' camp wants to keep out UK is India's third largest investor. Concerns about investments, current and future, from UK and EU into India.

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  12. Brexit vote could hit Berkshire's tourist economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Jo Cox, who vocally supported remaining, was shot and killed outside a library in her district of Birstall, England - a chilling indication of the inflamed feelings surrounding the issue. The suspect in her killing, Thomas Mair, was asked in court ...

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  13. Boldrini commemorates Jo CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | ANSA.it

    ... be dedicated to her. "On June 16", Boldrini said, "British Labour MP Jo Cox was barbarically killed at Birstall, England, while she was upholding the ancient British parliamentary tradition of meeting voters to then convey their issues to ...

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  14. Yvette Cooper Gets Death Threat Against Her KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    Labour MP Yvette Cooper has said she has alerted police after receiving a death threat against her children and grandchildren. The Remain campaigner, who is married to former Labour shadow chancellor Ed Balls, received the sinister tweet on Tuesday from an account that accused her of sending pro-EU "propaganda" by email.

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  15. British MP receives death threat via TwitterRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Nerve News

    London, June 22 - A British Labour Party MP received a message via micro-blogging website Twitter which threatened the lives of her children and grandchildren. Yvette Cooper, a former Cabinet minister and MP for MP Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford, said she received the message on Tuesday, BBC reported.

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  16. Killing threatens Britain's easy public access to lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Keira Firth, left, Jessica Clarkson, center, and Jodie Britton stand with their children for the photographer in Birstall, England, Saturday June 18, 2016, after laying floral tributes for Jo Cox, the 41-year-old British Member of Parliament shot and stabbed to death Thursday. Both Britton and her friend, Jessica Clarkson, had come to pay respects to Cox after both received help from the lawmaker in fixing problems with their state-provided homes.

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  17. Nicky Morgan considers panic button at her Loughborough... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    Nicky Morgan has said she may install a panic button at her Loughborough constituency office in the wake of the killing of fellow MP Jo Cox last week. Mrs Morgan said an alarm might be necessary to protect her and her staff from harm from members of the public The Secretary of State for Education was speaking after Labour MP Ms Cox, 41, was shot and stabbed in Birstall in her Batley and Spen constituency.

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  18. Labour politician Jo Cox murder accused appears in court under 'terrorism protocol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... and Paula Sheriff leave floral tributes close to where their colleague Jo Cox was murdered on Thursday in Birstall, England. Photo: Getty

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  19. Jo Cox: Boat-dwelling lawmaker with charity work backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... MP for Batley and Spen, who was shot and stabbed by an attacker at her constituicency on June 16, 2016 in Birstall, England. A man also suffered slight injuries during the attack. Jo Cox has died after being shot and repeatedly stabbed while holding ...

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  20. MSPs offered security advice from police in wake of Jo Cox's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Daily Record

    FIRST Minister Nicola Sturgeon said politicians would be taking "appropriate cautions" but stressed the importance of remaining accessible to the public. It also emerged that officers are investigating a complaint from Labour MSP Monica Lennon over alleged abuse that led her to stop publicising her surgeries on social media.

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