Plymouth, England Newswire (Page 5)

Plymouth, England Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Plymouth, England. (Page 5)

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  1. The Plymouth housing estate that should never have been builtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Western morning News

    A housing estate built without proper permission caused "significant harm" to neighbours, could end up costing the council thousands of pounds and has led to calls for a police investigation. Plymouth City Council has been severely criticised and told to apologise to residents in Elburton for damage to their privacy, quality of life and the value of their homes.

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  2. Family flying home with body of prominent Hawke's Bay man for large funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    The funeral of the 'elder statesman of Hawke's Bay's construction sector', Ashley Hartley, will be held on September 24. He was 68, was still working seven day weeks, and probably had another decade's work ahead of him when Ashley Hartley died suddenly while on holiday in the UK. Colleague Darren Diack said Hartley, the "elder statesman of Hawke's Bay's construction sector" died in Plymouth, England, on September 3. He and his wife Denise were half way through a ten week holiday when Hartley suddenly fell ill and died a short time later.

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  3. Wood-boring beetles 'putting future of Devon-built Mayflower... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Western morning News

    Wood-boring beetles are in danger of rendering a 60-year-old Devon-built replica of the famous 17th-century Mayflower ship unsafe, according to reports. The Mayflower II, a replica of the ship famous for transporting the Pilgrims from Plymouth, England, to the New World , is in a poor state of repair and badly in need of more funds to save it from the wharf-boring beetles that have invaded its wood, the Boston Globe has reported.

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  4. Roanoke & OcracokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... vessels, all small however, and capable of entering the inlets of the Virginia Sounds...set sail from Plymouth, England, April 2, 1585, and after various adventures that caused delay the fleet passed the Cape Feare on June 23rd and days later came ...

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  5. Proposals published for new 'Devonwall' parliamentary constituencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | North Devon Gazette

    The proposed changes to the South West would see the breakdown of the current Torridge and West Devon seat, held by MP Geoffrey Cox. The plans published by Boundary Commission for England today show the South West constituencies reduced from 55 to 53. The new constituency stretches from Port Isaac Bay to Bideford Bar and comprises of nine wards currently in North Cornwall and 18 currently in Torridge and West Devon.

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  6. 6 stunning places to stay near Plymouth with AirbnbRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Western morning News

    Whether you're looking for spare room to crash in for one night or want to stay in a castle for a week, the website Airbnb won't let you down. As hosts look to make some extra cash from their spare bedroom or fill the stately home they are not using, the California creation seems a good way forward.

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  7. The Treble release world-travelling lyric videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | My Manitoba.com

    ... s from around the world submitted photos for the video, allowing a glimpse of places like Kassel, Germany; Plymouth, England; St. Louis, Missouri; and Auckland, New Zealand.

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  8. Reviewed: Is Elton John's favourite Plymouth chippy really the city's best?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The aroma of salt and vinegar on hot golden chips and moist fish encased in crispy batter is a joy to behold and always makes my mouth water. Unfortunately the reality when eating this very traditional British grub is often somewhat different.

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  9. Tavistock Road partially blocked after car hits barrier... 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Western morning News

    One of the main roads into Plymouth is partially blocked this rush hour after a crash near a busy roundabout has created major traffic problems in the north of the city. Traffic website Inrix reports that a car that has hit a barrier between Derriford Road / Looseleigh Lane / Brest Road and Powisland Drive.

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  10. Car and motorbike accident closes busy Plymouth roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Western morning News

    The accident was said to be non-injury; an off duty paramedic was passing when the collision took place, meaning ambulance services were not required.

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  11. New gluten free phone app points the way for coeliac sufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Western morning News

    Gluten-free is one of the fastest growing food specialisms in the world - and Plymouth is rising to the challenge. Ladybird Cafe in Frankfort Gate, which is exclusively gluten-free, is proving very successful and restaurants, chippys and cafes across the city are now offering diners the choice of gluten free bread, dishes and puds so coeliac sufferers can also eat out in style.

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    Sep 8, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    It has been open for less than a day , and already Plymouth's new A 4million coach station has malfunctioned. As two coaches left the Mayflower Street facility at 10am on Thursday, the gate failed to open - and members of staff had to step in to push it open manually.

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    Sep 7, 2016 | Western morning News

    Plymouth's new A 4million coach station is now open, with councillors heralding "a new era for the travelling public and the city centre". The first buses are due to leave the Mayflower Street facility at midnight tonight, bringing an end to the run-down Bretonside depot and paving the way for the A 40million Drake Circus Leisure complex.

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  14. New car park brings an extra 90 spaces to Plymouth city centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Western morning News

    More shoppers will be able to park in the city centre, thanks to the opening of a new car park next to Plymouth's brand new coach station. Contractors South West Highways have put the finishing touches to the new layout of the car park which will have room for 90 vehicles.

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  15. Nurturing Christian Zionism in Colonial AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the return of the Jewish People to Israel. On Sept. 6, 1620, the Pilgrims sailed on the "Mayflower" from Plymouth, England, to settle in the New World. Despite the terrible and cramped conditions on the small ship, the 101 Puritans braved the tough ...

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  16. Third Plymouth restaurant closes in less than a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    A Plymouth restaurant has closed less than two years after opening - but its owner is hoping to find a new venue in which to resurrect it. Slice A Pizza shut its doors at the end of August and has terminated its lease with the owners of the Armada Shopping Centre.

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  17. Could Plymouth's student towers become high-rise 'ghettos'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Western morning News

    Henry Hutchins, chief executive of Plymouth's Clever Student Lets, says developers who are creating huge towers are "getting it wrong". Mr Hutchins likened the building of student skyscrapers to the UK's post-war council flat tower-block splurge, many of which were later condemned.

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  18. hiddenhidden1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Owner Sam Bagshawe says he put his life savings and endless hours of his life into running The Hidden Olive on Sutton Harbour, but says it cannot continue due to financial reasons. The news came just days after Plymouth businessman Mark Tam suddenly announced the closure of Catch 22 on The Barbican, which had been rated as the city's best restaurant on TripAdvisor.

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  19. Thousands of birthday cards for boy with autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | ABC News

    A boy with autism in the has received thousands of birthday cards from around the world after his mother made an appeal online. Ollie Jones celebrated his 15th birthday on the weekend, but mother Karen Jones asked her local community in Plymouth, England to help out with cards after she noticed he had written some for himself.

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    Aug 26, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The Plymouth area is to get its fifth Specsavers outlet when a A 125,000 store opens - inside a supermarket. Specsavers already has a flagship unit in Armada Way , in the city centre, plus stores in Plymstock, Saltash and inside Devonport Dockyard.

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