Worksop, England Newswire

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  1. Celts hit for six at AltrinchamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Callum Terrell is surrounded by Hemsworth Miners' Welfare players last Saturday as they made it seven straight league wins Picture: David Harrison FARSLEY Celtic had a night to forget as they blew their opportunity to claim the leadership of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division after a heavy defeat at mid-table Altrincham. Instead of climbing to the summit, the Celts suffered a drubbing as they were hit for six of the best.

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  2. Daughter of Royal Navy PoW launches emotional search for Japanese boy who helped him survive WW2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Yahoo!

    The daughter of a Royal Navy sailor who spent more than three-and-a-half years in a prisoner of war camp in Japan has launched an appeal for help to find the Japanese boy who helped him survive the ordeal. Barbara Mottershaw has spent two weeks in Japan attempting to track down the 15-year-old youth who appears alongside her father, Gaythorne Bartholomew, in a grainy picture that was apparently taken just days after the war ended in August 1945.

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  3. Ballistic Barnard issues threat to Nottinghamshire's supreme leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Cricketer International

    Two limited-overs trophies safely gathered in, it was time for Nottinghamshire to return to the gentler rhythms of the County Championship. Ah yes, the dutiful seeing-off of the new ball, the careful perusal of each bowler until every variation had been logged, the chance for spectators to chew upon the clue for seven across and contemplate the latest news from North Korea.

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  4. Only five GCSEs were graded below C in the whole year groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | This is Lincolnshire

    A massive 318 of the examinations taken resulted in A*/A or equivalent grades, leading to a record breaking 59 per cent of GCSEs earning A*/A, and 98 per cent of pupils achieved at least five good GCSEs including English and maths. Despite concerns over how hard the new Grade 9 would be to achieve, the Hill House group won 22 of them, with pride of place going to Worksop's Joe Pollard, who earned 9s in English literature and English language, to go with another 8A*s.

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  5. Thackley are readying themselves for a proper derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THACKLEY host Liversedge in the big Toolstation Northern Counties East League Premier Division derby on Saturday, with the Dennyboys looking to extend the gap between the sides. Sedge have only played three league games because, unlike their cross- city hosts, they are still in the FA Cup.

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  6. Historical SpreadRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Music and Vision Daily

    This has to get the award for the recital programme with the widest historical spread , not just in this year's Derby organ series, but since they started over thirty years ago. Michael Overbury, until last year Director of Music at Worksop Priory, Nottinghamshire, took us right back to the earliest known source of keyboard music , with a bouncy, energetic Estampie from the fourteenth-century Robertsbridge Codex .

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  7. In court: a round-up of the latest Retford casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | This is Lincolnshire

    Leon Savastio-Birkbeck, 20, of North Road, Retford, pleaded guilty to assault causing actual bodily harm at the Vine Inn in Retford on April 22. Remanded on unconditional bail while a pre-sentence report is prepared. Brett Robert Riddell, 38, of Watersalck Road, Bircotes, stole washing tablets and chocolate to an unknown value from Farm Foods in Worksop.

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  8. Wilko to make thousands of redundancies after profits plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Nottinghamshire-based retailer Wilko could be making as many as 3,900 staff members redundant following a sharp plunge in profits. The retailer , which has its head office in Worksop , is reported to be considering the move as a necessity less than a month after reporting an 80 percent drop in profits.

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  9. Police investigate after firearm discharge in WorksopRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Officers were called at 12.45am to reports of a collision involving two cars in Retford Road. It was later reported a firearm had been discharged.

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  10. 'An absolute joke' - residents up in arms over London Road housing developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | This is Lincolnshire

    A controversial development off 113 homes has been approved by planning bosses despite hundreds of residents objecting to the plans. More than 200 hundred people have signed a petition opposing the development, with concerns including an increase in traffic on an already busy road, flood risk, road safety and a lack of infrastructure to meet the needs of new housing.

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  11. News 5 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Newark Advertiser

    A family set of bicycles worth more than 1,500 is being given away in a competition to mark the Tour of Britain visiting Newark next month. One lucky reader will win four cycles - two unisex adult cycles and two child cycles - to help them enjoy the great outdoors on two wheels.

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  12. Mother ends up massively disappointed with bargains she thought she'd picked upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Metro UK News

    A mother thought she'd got the bargain of the century when she bought this jug and glasses for A 1.79. Melissa Seaman got them off eBay but was a little confused when they turned up at her home in Worksop Nottinghamshire.

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  13. Norfolk golfer Amelia Williamson plays her part as England finish in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    Royal Cromer's Amelia Williamson and her England Junior colleagues celebrate their bronze medal in the European Junior Team Champonships in Finland. Picture: England Golf Norfolk youngster Amelia Williamson has a medal to show for her efforts in the European Junior Team Championships in Finland.

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  14. Residents urged to keep doors and windows shut after fire at Worksop recycling plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service has urged residents to keep their doors and windows shut after more than 50 firefighters tackled a blaze at a Nottinghamshire plastics manufacturing plant.

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  15. Winning artists of the Harley Open Biennial Art Competition revealedRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Art Daily

    Winner of The Harley Prize has been revealed as the painter Jereme Crow with his piece 'Dom with Indian Yellow'. Jereme can now look forward to staging his work in a solo show at the gallery in 2019.

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  16. Britain will get 'less-good Brexit deal' after hung parliament says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Kent Online

    The managing director of Europa Logistics admitted he had expected a hefty Conservative victory when Theresa May called the snap election in April. Today, his aspirations for what life will be like after Brexit are in "a more precarious position" than they were when he hosted Boris Johnson at his firm's headquarters in Dartford in the run- up to the EU referendum a little more than a year ago.

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  17. Armed police arrest man after 'firearm let off' on Bassetlaw streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | This is Lincolnshire

    Police received a report that a firearm had been fired in the Gateford Road area of Worksop at around 1.40am on Monday, July 3.

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  18. Newcastle Owner Mike Ashley Drank 12 Pints & Threw Up in Fireplace During MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Newcastle owner Mike Ashley is reported to have "vomited in the fireplace" during a Sports Direct senior management meeting held at a pub in Derbyshire. The bizarre allegation was made in court by financial expert and investment banker Jeffrey Blue, who is suing Ashley over an alleged failure to pay him A 14m for helping to Blue told the court about the lack of professionalism of Ashley business practices including how several management meetings were held in the pub, where there would be a "pub lock-in" involving alcohol, Anecdote from Mike Ashley, Sports Direct meeting: Pints, vodka chasers, triumphantly vomiting into a fireplace.

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  19. Les Jackson: Only 2 Tests, 12 years apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | CricketCountry.com

    The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales for the years 1870 to 1872, compiled by one John Marius Wilson, had this to say about the place: "Whitwell, a village and a parish in the district of Worksop and county of Derby. The village stands 4A1 2 miles WSW of Worksop r.

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  20. Thematic weddings shape August so fine; to celebrate in summer, come rain or shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | PR Log

    WORKSOP, England - June 26, 2017 - PRLog -- August wedding celebrations at Hodsock Priory, the award-winning venue on the Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire border, span themes ranging from traditional romance to casual and quirky. Military weddings accompanied by brass bands and flags flying from the Tudor Gatehouse have taken place, while cheerful bunting, bouncy castles and ale-battered fish 'n chips have lent a light-hearted air of Great British summer fun to less formal gatherings.

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