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  1. Judge rejects attempts of Farnworth based legal highs boss to 'evade responsibility'Read the original story

    7 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    THE boss of a Farnworth based multi million pound legal highs conspiracy tried to "evade responsibility" for her part in the operation, a court heard. Judge Peter Davies rejected submissions made by Paula White during a hearing in advance of the sentencing of her and her co-conspirators on Friday.

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  2. Murder investigation launched after man, 75, "dies after fight at home"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | This is Local London

    One man, aged 75, had injuries consistent with being hit by a vehicle and two other men, both in their 30s, sustained minor stab injuries. Bhamra Tarelochan, who lives metres from the house cordoned off, said: "I came out and an ambulance was taking the person away.

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  3. Electric car drivers in Cirencester charged double for filling upRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    FILLING up your car for A 4.50 may seem like a bargain, but to electric car drivers it is double what they are used to paying. Concerns have been raised that Cotswold District Council is trying to turn a profit from their charging point in Beeches Car Park, Cirencester.

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  4. Ten week roadwork scheme for Balcombe Road blasted by residentsRead the original story

    9 min ago | Midsussex Today

    Residents who claim they 'take their lives in their hands' when they cross their road, have said a planned ten-week roadwork scheme will not improve safety. A bend on Balcombe Road has become a 'black spot' for cars turning over on to their roofs and West Sussex County Council will start a major roadworks scheme on June 8. The works aim to stop cars from overturning by making the bend more obvious to oncoming traffic with the use of a new solid kerb line,which should act as a natural speed calmer and stop motorists from suddenly noticing the bend at the last minute.

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  5. First phase of 475 home build in Burgess Hill could get green lightRead the original story

    9 min ago | Midsussex 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. Officers have recommended Mid Sussex District Council approves a detailed application to build the first 125 homes on the former Keymer Brick and Tile site in Nye Road.

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  6. Top look for Bishop Auckland clubRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Advertiser

    SPORTS clubs will be green with envy when they see Bishop Auckland Table Tennis Club kitted out in new strips. The club made a successful bid to Dale & Valley Homes' Better Homes Better Lives community fund to fund new t-shirts for players in the club colour of green.

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  7. Council 'shifting responsibility' for public toilets in Haywards HeathRead the original story

    9 min ago | Midsussex 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. Mid Sussex District Council has been criticised for trying to 'shift responsibility' for providing public toilets by asking businesses to open their facilities.

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  8. Opposing Facebook pages launched in Barnard Castle Wetherspoons debateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Advertiser

    A DEBATE on whether Barnard Castle should have a Wetherspoons pub has reached a new level after two Facebook pages hit loggerheads over the idea. The 'We Want a Wetherspoons in Barnard Castle' has gained more than 500 likes in support of the project after the company confirmed they were looking to open a branch in the town.

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  9. Creasey U-Turn leaves Wisbech Town shellshockedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Wisbech Town have been stunned by Dick Creasey's decision to quit as first-team boss - just weeks after commiting his future to the club, writes Gavin Caney . Rumours were rife that the Fenmen's manager was going to walk away at the end of a campaign which saw his side finish third in the United Counties League Premier Division.

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  10. Trio of non-King's Lynn riders will wear the Stars' colours for away clash at Poole PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    If it wasn't bad enough missing injured skipper Rory Schlein and number one Niels-Kristian Iversen - riding in a Danish league fixture - Dane Nicklas Porsing last night pulled out after being struck down by a bout of food poisoning. It left Rob Lyon looking for another temporary rider to wear the Stars' colours for the evening alongside Coventry's Chris Harris and Belle Vue's Josh Grajczonek - a former Pirates' rider.

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  11. Newham dancers miss out on Britain's Got Talent crown but aim for world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Newham Recorder

    Street dance crew IMD Legion might not have persuaded the public that they are Britain's most talented act but the group have set their sights on world domination. The dancers came third in their Britain's Got Talent semi-final last week, just missing out on a place in the final of the popular ITV talent show.

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  12. Rhostyllen bodybuilder has eyes on national gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Flintshire Standard

    A BODYBUILDER powered his way to success in a regional contest and will go on to seek the national title. Thanks to his success, he has qualified to represent Wrexham at the British Bodybuilding Championships in Newcastle on September 27. Simon competed in the New Bodybuilders and Heavyweight classes at the Mr North Wales competition, coming first in both making him the first athlete from the Wrexham area to go into competition for the IBFA Mr Britain crown.

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  13. Shock death of Clitheroe character PeterRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

    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. Family and friends attended a funeral service for Peter Crompton on Monday, who died suddenly with his little dog, Dylan, by his side.

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  14. Planners back 180,000 bird broilersRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Market Rasen Mail

    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. Councillors meeting tonight are recommended to approve plans for four broiler units on land off Gulham Road, North Owersby, near Market Rasen.

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  15. Ricky Miller charged with assaultRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Leighton Buzzard Online

    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. Miller, 26, was arrested in the early hours of April 27 for allegedly headbutting a taxi driver in Hockliffe while en route to Dunstable.

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  16. Sky rides roll back into Wakefield this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Pontefract and Castleford Express

    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. These will be guided by friendly British Cycling ride leaders along scenic local routes and pitched at three different levels.

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  17. GWENT is set to be represented by a Dragons Premiership XV in next season's British and Irish Cup.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

    The region has previously been represented by club sides - the highest-placed finisher or winners of a pre-season qualifying tournament - but that will change in 2015/16, as it will in the other three regions. The fine details are yet to be thrashed out but it looks likely that there will be a team comprising of Dragons fringe players, academy talent placed at Ebbw Vale, Cross Keys, Bedwas and Newport and the quartet's leading individuals.

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  18. OVERJOYED: Runners at the 2014 event helped beat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

    A SOUTH Lakes charity is hoping to run, walk or bike all over cancer as it prepares to host the tenth annual Cross Bay Challenge. CancerCare, based in Kendal, is urging people to sign up to one of three events as part of a challenge which has raised more than quarter of a million pounds over the past decade.

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  19. Tale of Spanish war prisoners and taverna owner PedroRead the original story

    13 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    MANY Looking Back readers may be surprised to know that the little village of Adlington was once the scene of an internment camp for Spanish prisoners during World War Two. Some of the men interred at the camp made their homes locally and brought up families here including Pedro Cuadrado who was a much loved character in Bolton and well known for his Halliwell Road bar Pedro's Taverna.

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  20. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | This Is Staffordshire

    20-year-old Kieran Rutter of Hillswood Avenue, Leek was seriously injured after the green Renault Megane he was driving collided with a wall in Ramshorn. He was taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital following the incident just after 6am, but died a short time later.

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