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  1. Such happy days with Cyril and Maurice LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    "Maurice and Cyril were two grand chaps, and on my journeys to school from Birstall to Humphrey Perkins were very patient with my enquiring questions" TONY Moore, of Birstall, has sent in his own photos of the Lester brothers after reading an article about the pair in Looking Back on December 27. Grahame Lester shared some photographs of old Lester Bros buses in Loughborough town centre in the 1940s and 50s due to the topical discussion about whether the town needs a new bus station.

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  2. Firefighters tackle blaze at Long Whatton sawmillRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2018 | This Is Leicestershire

    Crews from Loughborough, Shepshed and Castle Donington were joined at the scene, in Hathern Road, by Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service 's tactical response team. The alarm was raised shortly after 10.30am today by staff at the sawmill, which is just a few miles away from East Midlands Airport .

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  3. What are the MasterChef contestants with links to Leicestershire doing now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | This Is Leicestershire

    Some fell at the first hurdle, while others have now launched their own cookbooks and even a restaurant in London. The passionate home cook from Rutland, who quit a corporate career in London to become a stay at home dad, impressed the judges with his Heston-inspired dishes - but fell short of the final eight as he was sent out in knockout week.

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  4. Events and activities in Charnwood this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    Symposium: Evoking Emotion - Objects and Experience, Loughborough University Design School, 1pm. The event encompasses an afternoon of presentations that examine the bridge between product attachment and designed experiences.

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  5. Shock win for Birstall Social TallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    WITH Charnwood Sunday League Premier Division clubs on county F.A. duty it was up to the Division One and Two clubs to provide the upsets, and they didn't disappoint. Title contenders F.C. Hathern visited relegation fighters Birstall Social Talls and were on the wrong end of a five goal thriller.

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  6. Motorist, 23, dies after crash on M1 in LeicestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | This Is Leicestershire

    The incident happened just after 10.45pm on Thursday on the northbound carriageway near Long Whatton, just north of Loughborough, close to junction 23a. The 23-year-old driver of the car, a black Vauxhall Astra, was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre, in Nottingham, where he died yesterday.

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  7. Driver in critical condition after car and lorry crash on M1 near Leicestershire villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | This Is Leicestershire

    A driver in his 20s suffered life-threatening injuries when his car collided with a lorry on the M1 last night. The incident, involving a black Vauxhall Astra, happened just before 10.45pm on the northbound carriageway close to Junction 23A and Long Whatton.

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  8. Police are appealing for witnesses or people who may have dash-cam footageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    A driver is being treated for serious injuries in hospital following a collision involving a car and an HGV on the M1. The incident happened just after 10.45pm on Thursday on the northbound carriageway near Long Whatton, close to junction 23a.

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  9. Grahame Lester tells of family firm and when we had a bus stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    "I played for about five or six years, they had a good team and have carried on pretty well ever since" TONY Noon's recent pictures of Quorn have spurred Grahame Lester to send in his own pictures, this time of Long Whatton. "I saw one or two of Tony's lately and thought I would bring some in," Grahame told Looking Back.

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  10. All worked at the packing department at Wharncliffe Road RikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | IcLoughborough

    Sheila Townley's pictures of working at Rikers in Wharncliffe Road. From left are Angela Sutton, Jeanette Oliver and Mary Clarke.

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  11. How this mum racked up almost 2,000 in luxury hotel bills and fled to avoid payingRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2017 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    A woman who fled some of the best rural hotels across the East Midlands after racking up massive bills has said she needed to get away from her son. But the 50-year-old could not afford to pay the bills, being on benefits, and having booked in under a fake name she simply drove off without paying each time.

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  12. Woman ran from hotels owing them A 2,000 while trying to get a break from her sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Metro UK News

    A struggling mother who ran off after racking up more than A 2,000 by staying at a string of fancy hotels claimed she did it to get away from her son. Alison Munsey checked into six hotels across Leicestershire, Rutland and Derbyshire during the school holidays because she needed a 'little pampering', a court heard.

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