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  1. LOOK: Re-enactment marks 150th anniversary of Welsh landing at PatagoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The spectacular event, attended by First Minister Carwyn Jones, marked the arrival of the Mimosa at Puerto Madryn from Liverpool in 1865 First Minister Carwyn Jones was among the audience of up to 1,000 people including other dignitaries who witnessed the large-scale display off Puerto Madryn. History buffs from Wales were among the crowd who saw the re-enactment, along with tourists from across the world.

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  2. Lawyers close in case of Breaking Bad fan accused of trying to buy deadly ricin poisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Mohammed Ali, 31, from Liverpool, is charged with trying to buy enough of the toxic powder to kill 1,400 people after he was caught in an FBI sting A fan of Breaking Bad made a "carefully crafted, well planned and thoroughly researched" attempt to get his hands on ricin and then lied to police in a vain attempt to "get away with it", a court heard. Father-of-two Mohammed Ali, 31, is on trial at the Old Bailey accused of trying to get hold of the deadly poison , which features in the hit US television series.

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  3. New Music: Mercury Rev, Frank Turner, Hooton Tennis Club, Snooty Garbagemen, Field MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Towleroad

    ... in Cliff Town probably suggested what to expect from a band named after their birthplace, Hooton near Liverpool, England. On "Powerful Pierre," Hooton Tennis Club display a quirkiness that comes off like a more playful version of now-defunct Noah ...

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  4. Murdering drug dealer's girlfriend lived lavish lifestyle while laundering his ill-gotten gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The girlfriend of a murdering drug dealer who spent thousands on lavish shopping sprees in New York while laundering his ill-gotten gains claimed she had no idea where the dirty money came from. Although Courtney Randles later admitted she had known it was drug money, she claimed convicted murderer Christopher Kenny was forcing her into helping with his criminal empire.

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  5. Zurich mulls offer for RSA Insurance 9:15 am Zurich Insurance Group...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... the most likely to enter the race," in Berenberg's view, Mr. Taipalus said. Eamonn Flanagan, head of the Liverpool, England, office of Shore Capital Group Ltd., said Zurich's announcement was the first indication that a bid for the whole of RSA "may ...

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  6. Jardine Lloyd Thompson sees 6% hike in first-half revenue 9:37 am...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... the first half of 2014. JLT's first-half results were better than expected, Eamonn Flanagan, head of the Liverpool, England, office of Shore Capital Group Ltd., said in a note to investors, and the brokerage's organic growth is expected to move back ...

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  7. 'Mr Big' Paul Massey was in North Wales day before he was gunned downRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A man who was assassinated in a hail of bullets had been holidaying in North Wales the day before he was gunned down. The Daily Post understands that Salford's 'Mr Big,' and his partner, Louise Lydiate had just returned from a week's holiday at their caravan in Towyn when he was murdered outside his Manchester home on Sunday night.

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  8. North Wales Top 5 Tweets: July 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Check out the Daily Post's round up of Twitter highlights from across the region - from the newsworthy to the more lighthearted If you think Twitter is just an endless stream of pictures of people's food then prepare to be proved wrong. From First Minster Carwyn Jones attending celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Welsh settlers arriving in Patagonia to a man cycling from North Wales to Italy for the Alzheimer's Society, here we pick some of North Wales's more interesting posts from the social media website.

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  9. Keeping up with the JonesesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Exactly 150 years ago today, roughly that number of Welsh colonists landed on the Patagonian coast via the vessel Mimosa following an arduous 60-day voyage from Liverpool. Absolutely nothing awaited them to ease the start of their new life but that was no mistake or accident - they were deliberately seeking virgin territory in order to establish a bastion of Welsh language and culture.

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  10. LOOK: Anglesey singer Beth Frazer makes return to stage just weeks after surgery in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The 20-year-old from Valley, who underwent brain surgery to remove a tumour, performed at a fundraiser in her honour at Holyhead Festival Singer-songwriter Beth Frazer is still recovering from a life-changing operation in Sydney, Australia, to remove a potentially lethal brain tumour. But on Sunday night she was back in Holyhead for a fundraiser held in her honour, which raised well over A 1,000 for her specially set-up fund.

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  11. Denbighshire care home shake-up plans will go to consultationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The council's cabinet today agreed to engage with the public over the proposals in a bid to save A 680,000 a year The council's cabinet today agreed to engage with the public over proposals to shake up services in a bid to save A 680,000 a year. Council chiefs say the changes have come about because people are living longer and have different aspirations about their health needs.

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  12. Marking 150th anniversary of Welsh settlers arriving in PatagoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The 150th anniversary of the arrival of the first Welsh settlers to Patagonia was launched last night with a concert in Puerto Madryn. Wearing traditional dress, they re-enacted the arrival of the Welsh settlers in 1865, with performances of Welsh hymns and songs.

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  13. Welsh farmers launch #NoLambWeek price campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Fed-up Welsh farmers are encouraging others to withhold their fat lambs for a week in protest at the current slump in the UK lamb trade. Operating on social media under the #nolambweek banner, the group is urging fellow producers to hold back their lambs on August 1-7.

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  14. Deeside scaffolder secures 165 jobs with A 16.5m contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A Deeside scaffold firm has secured nearly 170 jobs with multi-million pound contracts with two of the UK's leading chemicals firms. Altrad NSG has bagged three year contracts worth A 16.5m with INOVYN ChlorVinyls and Tata Chemicals to provide access solutions, repair and maintenance services across several sites in the North West.

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  15. Man accused of posting 'revenge porn' photos and film on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The offence, if proven, carries a penalty of either six months' imprisonment, an unlimited fine, or both under new legislation recently introduced A man has appeared in court accused of posting sexual photographs of a woman online in an act of so-called " revenge porn" . David Jones, 53, Wallasey, Merseyside is charged with of disclosing private sexual photographs and films with intent to cause distress.

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  16. Aughton's Got Talent auditions have returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Aughton 's Got Talent has officially launched this year's competition and is looking for the "next big thing" from the village. This year, organisers want to put West Lancashire on the map, and make it the best fund-raising event of the year.

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  17. Charlie Adam hails Liverpool FC community schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IcCheshire Online

    CHARLIE ADAM has thrown his support behind a Liverpool community project which looks to have wide reaching benefits for the club and city. CHARLIE ADAM has thrown his support behind a Liverpool community project which looks to have wide reaching benefits for the club and city.

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  18. 'Bi-curious' thug beat pensioner unconscious after meeting him on dating websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Frank Shannon dragged his 73-year-old victim to the floor, punched, tied up with a telephone cord and choked him after they had sex A 'bi-curious' thug who battered a pensioner unconscious after meeting him on a dating website was jailed for eight years. Frank Shannon dragged his 73-year-old victim to the floor, punched, tied up with a telephone cord and choked him after they had sex at the man's home in Formby, Merseyside.

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  19. Wrexham's Bersham mound given five year extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Councillors have agreed to allow Bersham Glenside Ltd more time to remove a six million tonne slag heap next to the A483 at Rhostyllen A controversial proposal to give a company another five years to remove a six million tonne slag heap was given the go-ahead by councillors today. Bersham Glenside Ltd had wanted more time to carry out their plan for the iconic Bersham mound, which stands by the A483 at Rhostyllen .

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  20. The history of Patagonia: A bid to protect Welsh language and cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    In the 19th Century the nonconformist minister Michael D Jones of Llanuwchllyn became concerned Welsh immigrants in America were being absorbed into the American way of life. They had set sail from Liverpool aboard the Mimosa at the end of May .

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