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  1. Most Read: Scorching end to Kidderminster caravaners' holiday, plus moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    A HOLIDAY for four caravaners ended dramatically when the car they were travelling in went up in flames in Kidderminster on Saturday . Footage captured by reader Annette Smith shows the Peugeot car well alight on the A449, near Black Bridge, on Saturday afternoon.

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  2. Trending: 'Aliens were out to get me,' says stripper who barricaded himself in pensioners' porchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    A MAN claiming to be a part-time stripper barricaded himself in an elderly couple's porch for fear of being abducted by aliens, a court heard. Craig Patrick Tyrone Moroney, was heavily intoxicated by alcohol when he appeared before magistrates in Newton Aycliffe yesterday and was almost sent to the cells for refusing to stop talking.

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  3. Two friends tackle London to Paris ride together for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    AFTER inspiring thousands of people to support a children's charity she works for, one Trowbridge fundraising manager is taking to two wheels to raise funds herself. Tracey Edwards, of Hilperton Road, cycled 275 miles from London to Paris along with pal Felicity Warwood Hart last weekend in a bid to raise 3,000 to help save and change children's lives.

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  4. Councillors back plans for flats beside busy junction in HuntingdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Hunts Post

    Huntingdonshire District Council's development management panel approved plans last Monday submitted on behalf of Conroy Construction Limited to build the flats on an open space between Ermine Street and St Peter's Road. The approval came despite objections from Huntingdon Town Council, and nearby residents, who suggested that the plans represented an overdevelopment of the site.

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  5. East Devon boxer set to turn professionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Midweek Herald

    Webb, who is from Clyst Honiton, began boxing at the age of nine when his father took him along to Lympstone ABC. Webb says: "I will never forget what Rob and the other coaches have done for me, but at the age of 16 I knew I had to move on.

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  6. Flitcham man given Legeion D'HonneurRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Lynn News

    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. The MP for North-WEst Norfolk, Sir Henry Bellingham MP has recently presented the Legion D'Honneur to 92 year old war veteran Bernard Farrow outside his home in Flitcham.

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  7. Hampshire golfer Scott Gregory on the history trail againRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Romsey Advertiser

    HAMPSHIRE golfer Scott Gregory will be on the history trail again this week as he bids to become just the second player ever to land the British and English Amateur titles in the same season. Amateur legend Sir Michael Bonallack is the only player to have ever done the double, since the English Amateur came in to being in 1925 - some 40 years after the British became the first world's first amateur championship.

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  8. Joan and Derek's sixty happy yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Black Country Bugle

    Joan and Derek met at the Doughty Arms. It's still there today, but better known as the Pie Factory these days - which... JOAN and Derek Bunce, now age 79 and 82 respectively, first met in the Doughty Arms pub on the five ways in Tipton.

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  9. Haworth's Will Whiteoak is ready for English Men's Amateur ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    SILVERWARE: The trophy that Will Whiteoak and all of his fellow competitors will be competing for. Photo: Leaderboard Photography.Caption: The English Men's Amateur Championship trophy .

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  10. Keighley man who had more than 1,800 indecent images on his computer is jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A KEIGHLEY man has been jailed for 20 months after he was found to have more than 1,800 indecent images on his computer, some of children as young as three. Roger Stevens, 50, also distributed an indecent photograph and had extreme pornographic images, including of sexual acts with animals, in his possession.

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  11. As Sirens Fall, Wolf 359 and Foxes Faux play the Fresh Aire festival in KeighleyRead the original story

    12 min ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Music during the Sunday August 7 event will be split between Cliffe Castle Park's bandstand area and the conservatory of the museum. Headlining on the bandstand will be alt-rock five piece As Sirens Fall who will play tracks from their new EP in preparation for a main-stage appearance at Bingley Music Live in September.

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  12. Harbour gears up to host Hollywood cast and crew for war epic DunkirkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    CAST and crew from a Hollywood blockbuster are gearing up to cause a commotion in Weymouth this week as filming takes place in the town for Dunkirk. Excitement in Weymouth is mounting as more notices have been put up and parking suspended in preparation for the filmmakers coming on Wednesday.

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  13. New information in search for library campaigner missing for six weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Croydon Guardian

    Robert Gibson, known for his work to safeguard the future of the Upper Norwood Joint Library, left his Gipsy Hill home to go for a walk at about 3pm on June 13. Police have since released CCTV images of a man they believe could be Mr Gibson in the Isle of Wight on July 11. Officers have been unable to establish if the man in the images is Mr Gibson and would like to speak to anyone with information. The man was filmed walking from High Street, Newport into Castlehold Lane, Upper Pyle Street and then into Post Office Lane in the Isle of Wight.

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  14. Special Report: Traffic jams worst than ever in Oxfordshire as businesses count cost of congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Oxford Mail

    In the 20/15 academic year, it took a painstaking 4mins and 35 secs on average to travel just a mile in the county, with average speeds just over 13mph. The biggest bottleneck was Botley Road, where it took more than 11 minutes to travel one mile during morning rush hour.

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  15. A new era dawns for Penkridge firm South and Stubbs in its 107th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    The chartered surveyors, valuers, auctioneers and estate agents, which has been serving Staffordshire's rural community since 1909, was sold on Friday to Uttoxeter-based Bagshaws. But South and Stubbs' principal Mike Williams - the third generation of the Williams family to run the company - is staying on as a consultant for the foreseeable future.

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  16. Today in history: July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    In 1918, the musical revue "The Passing Show of 1918" opened on Broadway, featuring a cast that included Fred Astaire and his sister, Adele, and the song "I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles." Here, American actor-dancer Fred Astaire, left, gets a welcome hug from his sister, Lady Adele Cavendish, on his arrival in London, England, Sept.

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    19 min ago | This Is Grimsby

    GREEN Party energy spokesman Andrew Cooper believes Grimsby's booming renewable energy industry can play an important role in reducing the Uk's carbon footprint. The deputy leadership candidate for the party made the claims as he met with local party officials to discuss new policy ideas.

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  18. Cases from South Devon magistrates court 1Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Anthony Craig FARDEN, Warbro Road, Babbacombe, Torquay. Age: 30. On 15/05/2016 at Torquay assaulted a male by beating him.

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  19. Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Buy Rating for Taylor Wimpey plcRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Wimpey plc is a national developer operating at a local level from over 24 regional businesses across the United Kingdom. The Company also has operations in Spain. Its segments include Housing United Kingdom and Housing Spain. The Housing United ...

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  20. Barratt Developments Plc (BDEV) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AGRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... average price is GBX 464.65 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 537.97. Barratt Developments PLC is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company's business is acquiring land, obtaining planning consents and building the homes. The ...

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