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  1. Dutch riders join North Devon Wheelers-Southfork Tour of TescoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | This Is North Devon

    Lewis Ross, Sid Baldaro and Maureen Arens ride through the rain at the North Devon Wheelers-Southfork Tour of Tesco event Three riders from Holland competed in the heavy rain which made the twisting circuit at the Taw View store in Barnstaple treacherous. Further class was added to the 68-strong start list by the daughters of former professional Magnus BA ckstedt, who won a Tour de France stage in 1998 and the Paris-Roubaix in 2004.

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  2. What you need to know on polling dayRead the original story

    4 min ago | Hayling 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. - If you haven't registered to vote , it's too late.

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  3. Hereford City Regatta set to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Hereford Times

    Will Brown, Sam Dudley, Ben Davidson, Rory Cooper and Frank Ford won the Belmont Plate at the Fun Regatta event Organisers of the annual regatta also struggled to find a good date on the British rowing calendar over the last few years. "We have changed the date to June from August and it is a new event," said Hereford Rowing Club captain Hayley Birch.

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  4. Potash mine plan wins support of food officialRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | York Press

    The A 1.5 billion development, known as the York Potash Project, aims to create more than 1,000 permanent jobs by extracting up to 13 million tons of the fertiliser polyhalite every year for use on crops. Redcar and Cleveland Council planning officials have already approved the mine and underground transport system and associated handling site, though the North York Moors National Park Authority still needs to give its backing.

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  5. All Greater Anglia services to London suspended after person hit by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    It is the second such incident in two days - a man died after he was hit by a train at Harold Wood station yesterday. Due to a person being hit by a train at #Stratford ALL services that normally travel via this station are suspended from Liverpool St. GK

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  6. Excitement builds over opening of new Chelmsford Taco BellRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    The restaurant, in the former Futon Company store, in Moulsham Street, will serve both takeaway and eat-in options of trans-Atlantic classics, including nachos, burritos, tacos and quesadillas.

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  7. UKIP's Nigel Farage campares himself to Gandhi at South Thanet polling stationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... who is standing in the guise of his patriotic character the Pub Landlord for his newly formed party, the Free United Kingdom Party (FUKP). The 46-year-old, Oxford-educated comic has pledged to brick up the Channel Tunnel using British bricks and ...

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  8. Japanese zoo apologises for naming its new monkey Charlotte after royal princessRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Daily Mail

    'You want her to die!' Muslim hate preacher and extreme anti-Islam 'Draw Muhammad' activist face off in dramatic Fox confrontation Student, 19, who vanished after going to sell his Nissan 350ZX sports car to a Craigslist buyer is found shot dead in shallow grave Michael Brown's friend who witnessed Ferguson shooting and fabricated 'hands up, don't shoot' line arrested on drug charges Autopsy suggests 'heart arrhythmia may have contributed to the death of Sheryl Sandberg's husband David Goldberg' as he exercised in Mexican resort gym Boston bomber 'apologized' for flipping off the world, say his defense team as they try to save him from execution 'Tom sucks, I'm going to make that next ball a f***in balloon': The incriminating texts between Patriots employees accused of being behind Deflategate An Emmy-winning producer and a top government aide who wanted to be a US Senator - but are any ... (more)

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  9. Earl Shilton and Barwell face off in league encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Joining the ride will be Bryan Lear, whose seven-year-old son Harvey died suddenly in 2011, and supporter Scott Dronsfield, who have been raising money in Harvey's name for the past three years Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at One of of the oldest rivalries in local cricket saw Barwell visit Keats Lane for the first competitive fixture with Earl Shilton for some time.

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  10. Petition launched to save jilted Blackbushe MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fleet News and Mail

    An online petition has been launched calling for the return of Blackbushe's Sunday market, which was cancelled 'with immediate effect' this week A petition calling for Blackbushe Market to be reopened following its sudden closure this week has been started up by a furious former visitor. British Car Auctions , which owns the land on which the Sunday market was held, announced on Tuesday that the weekly attraction had closed "with immediate effect".

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  11. On Native GroundPETTY Selfishness Mocks American IdealsRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Rather than banning the devices, why don't you just do a better-than-mediocre job of cleaning them? The United Kingdom may just take the cake when it comes to helicopter parenting. It's one thing that in the United States, parents make their ...

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  12. Honour for Gheluvelt Park as it is granted listed statusRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Malvern Gazette

    The historic importance of Gheluvelt Park in Barbourne, built in memory of local soldiers who lost their lives securing victory at one of the early battles of the First World War, has been recognised with listed status. Historic England has given Grade II listed status to buildings and structures in the park - including the bandstand and the park's arch - and has also placed the park itself on the official Register of Historic Parks and Gardens.

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  13. He's Loony! How Baron Fullstop injected a dose of fun into the election battleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Malvern Gazette

    POLITICS is a serious business at the best of times - but where would we be without the rantings of an eccentric Loony? Many a professional politician has lit up the election trail across Worcestershire during these last few weeks, from Ed Miliband and his battle bus to Tristram Hunt's hair, Patrick McLoughlin's boom and Andy Burnham's glare . But for all the serious point scoring, the arguments and counter arguments, for all the paper candidates trying in vain to get elected, only one bloke has made county people laugh, every week, right from the start - Baron Fullstop.

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  14. Voters flock to the polls in Britain's knife-edge electionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Connecticut Post

    ... polls on Thursday in one of the most unpredictable General Election's in decades. (Niall Carson/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM AND ALL IRELAND OUT NO ARCHIVE Ballot boxes are tallied and stored ready for delivery to polling stations for Thursday's ...

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  15. Startling motorbikes from 1965Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    The Barry Easter Festival, held at St Mary's Church, continued on Tuesday last week with a recital by the famous Neaman-Isepp-Wolf Ensemble. The evening of music was one of the outstanding occasions of the festival.

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  16. New safety card aims to help vulnerable peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    A FREE card offering potentially life-saving help is now in the hands of vulnerable people thanks to a safety group. The Vale of Glamorgan and Bridgend community safety partnership teams visited the Real Lives Community Group in Barry recently to promote the Keep Safe Cymru card.

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  17. East Lothian voters go to the polls as decision day arrivesRead the original story

    11 min ago | Eastlothian 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. As the East Lothian News and Musselburgh News went to press this week, East Lothian's residents were preparing to go to the polls.

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  18. White Hart A gain top resultRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Redditch Advertiser

    WHITE Hart's A team produced the result of the week in the Sunday Northfield League as they defeated Weoley Castle A in Division Three. The B team were beaten at Wythall but had three winners on a tricky green - Gill Croft gave a fine display of accurate bowling in a 21-2 win and was supported well by Neil Loxton and Tim Hollingshead.

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  19. Wirral woman allowed puppy to starve to death in her kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Wirral Globe

    A WIRRAL woman has been banned from owning animals for life after she allowed her four-month-old puppy to starve to death, leaving its body in the kitchen her Birkenhead home. RSPCA Inspector Anthony Joynes found springer spaniel Cali lying dead in the kitchen of the Seymour Street property in November last year, describing it as the "most depressing" sight he has seen in his career.

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  20. GB legend Schofield pays tribute to 'special' player JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    RUGBY league legend Garry Schofield has paid tribute to Danny Jones as "a great ambassador for rugby league" following the death of the Cougars favourite last weekend. Former Great Britain star Schofield has been a regular at Cougar Park this season in his role as matchday host and admits he already "feels part of the club".

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