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    Tuesday | This Is Leicestershire

    Veteran retailer John Browett was born in Oadby, brought up in Rutland and worked for UK and international retailers. Now, he has come back to his roots as CEO of Dunelm.

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    Sunday Jul 17 | This Is Leicestershire

    A spot inspection at a walk-in medical centre revealed it was not meeting some fundamental standards had breached regulations. A team from the Care Quality Commission found the failings when they arrived unannounced at the Oadby and Wigston walk-in centre in Oadby on March 31. Inspectors found some out of date medicines, others not easily accessible to staff and that blank prescription forms were not always completely secure.

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  3. Free Production of The Wizard of Oz for Oadby & Wigston ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | This Is Leicestershire

    Oadby and Wigston Borough Council are offering a free event for OWBC Residents at the Jubilee Amphitheatre at Brocks Hill. We have scheduled some events in the Outdoor Jubilee Amphitheatre at Brocks Hill, Oadby for the summer period for children and for adults.

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  4. free (or very cheap) places to go in Leicestershire with the kids this summer holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | This Is Leicestershire

    So here's a list of places to take your kids this summer holidays that won't break the bank and will hopefully stop the family from going crazy Feel free to give us some other suggestions by leaving a message below, posting a comment on our Facebook page or tweeting us at @Leicester_Merc. This ancient woodland near Bradgate Park is a great place to explore.

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  5. Be the Change programme gives students confidence for work lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | This Is Leicestershire

    County pupils have graduated from an inspirational Be the Change programme set up to give them confidence in life and prepare them for work. Year 8 and year 9 pupils from Manor High School, Welland Park Community College and Madani Schools Federation came together at Leicester Together they worked on life skills such as communicating with others, working within groups and understanding the effects of their behaviour on others.

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  6. Search is on for senior travellers to rate coach tripsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Shields Gazette

    A national coach company is on the lookout for travel-loving senior citizens from across the region to rate its services. National Express is aiming to appoint a number of senior 'travel ambassadors' to help review and feedback on services in return for free travel.

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  7. Racecourse' s Ladies Day may become part of three-day festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | This Is Leicestershire

    That is the hope of Oadby general manager Rob Bracken after more than 11,000 spectators were at Saturday's event.. "It's much more cost effective to put up a marquee for two or three days than one," he said.

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  8. Youngsters win places alongside professionals in balletRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | This Is Leicestershire

    Young Oadby ; Kathryn Stone, 14, from Whetstone ; Chloe Smith, from Kibworth , and Abigail Loke, from Leicester, are being put through their paces ahead of a production of Giselle with the English Youth Ballet . Abigail will play a townswoman, while Chloe, Kathryn and Isabel will dance as the Wilis - the ghosts of jilted women who rise from their graves to take revenge on men who wander into the forest.

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  9. Rough Diamond: 'My farewell speech... raise your imaginary glasses, please'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | This Is Leicestershire

    I love speeches. All speeches. From bumbling, awkward best men who only agreed because they wanted to arrange the stag do, right through to Lucy Liu holding that severed head in Kill Bill.

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  10. Dilly-ding, dilly-dong, Tim saw his City mum! 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | This Is Leicestershire

    The revelatory article on this page that the city is home to the oldest female football team in the country - Leicester City Ladies Football Club - has brought a moving and cheering response all the way from Down Under. Ex-pat Tim Gallantree has been a LCFC supporter all his life.

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  11. New Gresley manager excited for pre-season after meeting playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Burton Mail

    DAMION Beckford-Quailey is looking forward to building for the future at Gresley after meeting his players for the first time last week. Having been confirmed as the Moatmen's new first-team manager, the former St Kitts and Nevis international met up with most of his squad on Thursday as they begin planning for pre-season ahead of the 2016-17 Evo-Stik NPL Division One South campaign.

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    May 24, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    I went to see Shahid Sheikh for a quick cup of tea and we ended up talking for four straight hours. I heard the story of a remarkable family which fled oppression in Uganda, arrived in a new country with nothing but the clothes on their backs, and which built up a business that would redesign the way day-to-day products are packaged.

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  13. Video: Serial supermarket thief who struck in Hinckley being hunted by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Hinckley Times

    Detectives have linked a string of thefts in Hinckley, Ashby de la Zouch and Oadby to similar incidents in Northamptonshire, Surrey, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire. Sgt Micki Simon of Northamptonshire Police said: "Although on the face of it these crimes appear to be minor, they have had a significant impact on the victims who are elderly women.

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  14. 'Thank you, Dad. Thank you for making me a Leicester City fan'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    Chandu Dave's love of Leicester City began when he was a teenager living in Uganda. Now living in Oadby, Leicestershire, he has passed his devotion on to his family.

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  15. Enjoy an evening of summer music at Wistow HallRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Harborough 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. Wistow Hall will play host to a glorious evening of summer music on Saturday, June 11, to help raise money for two county charities.

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  16. A Leicester City Fan Just Won $72,000, Courtesy Of Her Cool BossRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Switched

    Mandy Clarke of Oadby, England, received what turned out to be a prescription for riches when the doctor she works for, Matt Smith, placed a long-shot bet for her on Leicester City winning the Premier League soccer title. The plastic surgeon purchased the 10 wager at 5,000-to-1 odds before the season to tease her about the unlikelihood of her favorite team capturing the crown, the BBC reported.

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  17. Joke Leicester bet wins fan A 50kRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Newsday

    A woman has won A 50,000 after her boss placed a A 10 bet on Leicester City winning the Premier League as a joke. At the start of the season, bookies gave odds of 5,000/1 for the Foxes to win the league.

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  18. Engelbert Humperdinck and Queen's John Deacon make music rich listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    Deacon, the 64-year-old Oadby musician, is ranked 27th in the 2016 Sunday Times Rich List of music millionaires, with a fortune of A 100 million. Engelbert, 79, who divides his time between Great Glen and Los Angeles, is worth A 70 million, making him the 35th richest.

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  19. Hinckley Subway to give out free six-inch subsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Hinckley Times

    The popular Castle Street franchise is inviting customers to grab a free sub of their choice if they purchase a drink. She said: "We were at the old site for nearly 10 years and we built a huge customer base.

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  20. Viet Slashes Sanding Time At Door MakersRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    A Viet wide belt sander has boosted efficiency at an Oxfordshire door manufacturer, Shaker Doors, a family-owned business specialising in the manufacture of high-end bespoke 'Shaker Style' kitchen cabinet doors as well as internal and external doors. Oadby, Leicester, United Kingdom., April 18, 2016 - - A Viet wide belt sander has boosted efficiency at an Oxfordshire door manufacturer.

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