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  1. Calls for Portsmouth councillor to quit over 'smear' emailRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today

    A COUNCILLOR is facing calls to step down after his plot to 'smear' a constituent and 'compile information' on a domestic abuse charity was exposed. Under-fire Scott Harris wrote to fellow Tory members in an email: 'I do not want to go down the road of finding ways to smear Sameen Farouk, but maybe we should look at this as a viable option'.

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  2. Third new primary school is given green light by plannersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Kirkintilloch 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. Planning permission to build a new primary school in Kirkintilloch was granted at a meeting of East Dunbartonshire Council's Planning Board last week .

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  3. Wildlife trust hit back at claims of neglect at Winchester beauty spotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    As reported, concerns were raised at a town forum meeting in Winchester over St Faith's meadow at St Cross. The meadow was leased to Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust back in 2012 and is part of the River Itchen site of Special Scientific Interest.

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  4. Moderator very proud to be an Ulster-ScotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fermanagh 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. The democratic structures of Irish Presbyterianism went into top gear this week with the election of a new Moderator and, paradoxically, the result was so conclusive and overwhelming that church historians pondered when last did all but one presbytery vote for a single candidate.

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  5. Is CBB runner-up Stephanie Davis headed to Dublin today with Irish beau Jeremy McConnell?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Stephanie Davis with former contestant Jeremy McConnell outside the Celebrity Big Brother house after she was evicted during the final of the show at the Elstree Studios, London. Picture: Ian West/PA Wire Stephanie Davis with former contestant Jeremy McConnell outside the Celebrity Big Brother house after she was evicted during the final of the show at the Elstree Studios, London.

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  6. Aoife Cogan lines out to support husband Gordon D'Arcy, fresh from...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Gordon D'Arcy and Aoife Cogan during the Ireland Funds Annual Fundraiser where former Irish Rugby International was honoured at the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin. Photo: Collins Aoife Cogan during the Ireland Funds Annual Fundraiser where former Irish Rugby International was honoured at the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin.

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  7. Roy Keane: The day I left United, my love for the game changed a bit. I should have retiredRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    There's a theory that Roy Keane doesn't smile much. Wrong. He smiles a lot. Well, he did on Thursday night.

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  8. Major town centre crackdown has March launchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    A MAJOR crackdown to tackle a surge in antisocial behaviour blighting Barnsley town centre and outlying residential areas will begin in March, according to proposals going before the council's cabinet on Wednesday. A public consultation has been held into whether to enact a Public Spaces Protection Order across the whole of the town centre and residential streets off Park Road, Sheffield Road, Cemetery Road and Doncaster Road.

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  9. Aalish Naylor (6) with her mum Jo Naylor. Picture: Scott Bairstow PD078735Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    THE family of a little girl with a life threatening rare form of cancer have spoken of the shock and heartache of her diagnosis - and the amazing response from their community. Aalish Naylor's parents Martin and Jo were told just a few weeks ago that their six-year-old had neuroblastoma, a cancer of the nerve cells which fewer than 100 children in the UK are diagnosed with each year.

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  10. Boy returns home after car collision left him fighting for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    A SCHOOLBOY who was was left fighting for his life after being hit by a car has come home for the first time since the accident. Felix Barrow, 11, was on his way to Swanmore College when he was hit by a Toyota Yaris just yards from his front door.

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  11. DESTROYED: How the former canal looks this week.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    A DEVELOPER who destroyed a stretch of former canal must fully restore it to its original state, according to a senior Barnsley councillor who insists 'they will not get away with it'. Barnsley Council has ordered unauthorised works to stop along the former canal to the rear of Jewson and other businesses at Barnsley Trade Park at Stairfoot, where two new units are to be constructed.

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  12. Keys cup clash postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Campaignseries.co.uk

    The round two tie at the Brewery Field has added to Keys' lengthy list of games to fall victim to the weather. Ebbw Vale's encounter at Newcastle Emlyn has passed a morning inspection, Bedwas travel to Carmarthen Quins and Newbridge have a tricky tie at Llandovery.

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  13. Hundreds fined by enforcement officersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    SCORES of people have been fined by camera-wearing enforcement officers. Latest figures from the North East Area Council, which were revealed this week, show that 180 people were given fixed-penalty notices between August and November last year in Brierley, Cudworth, Grimethorpe, Royston and Shafton.

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  14. Charity swimmer Alison Bisby. Picture: Wes Hobson. PD078730.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    SERIAL fundraiser Alison Brisby is all set for her latest swimming challenge on Sunday. The 36-year-old, of Cropton Road, Royston, will take part in a 1km swim in the cold waters of Lake Windermere to raise cash for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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  15. Apprentice of the Year nominee Jake Bell. Picture: Wes Hobson. PD078684.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    HE'S a real bright spark - that's Barnsley College electrical engineering apprentice Jake Bell who has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. Jake, 18, of Mileswood Close, Great Houghton, who is studying for a level three electrical installation apprenticeship, has been nominated for the national Sparks UK Apprentice of the Year award.

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  16. Fond farewell for village caretakerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    A VILLAGE hall caretaker has hung up his overalls for the last time. Mick Harrison retired from his post at Mapplewell and Staincross Village Hall last Friday.

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  17. Bracknell man charged in connection with armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Get Reading

    A 19 year old man has been charged with three counts of robbery and possession of a pointed article in a public place, all in connection with incidents at two local petrol stations both in 2015 and this year. The 19 year old was charged on Saturday, February 6 with three counts of robbery, one count of possession of an imitation firearm and one count of possession of a knife/blade/sharp pointed article in a public place.

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  18. Kids organise their own fun runRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    A GROUP of Barnsley children have organised their own fun run to raise money for a local charity. Ashleigh Jackson and her friends will run in aid of animal rescue charity BARC.

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  19. How Jews Found 'Promised Land' by Being BritishRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forward

    Can one be both Jewish and British, or must one identity subsume the other? The critic and historian Ian Buruma tackles that perennially vexing question in "Their Promised Land: My Grandparents in Love and War," his recently published account of his grandparents' lifelong attempts to reconcile their Jewishness - both of them descended from German Jews who had come to London for financial opportunities in the 19th century - with their Britishness during the first and second World Wars. Buruma uses a cache of correspondence he uncovered decades after their deaths to puzzle out his grandparents' nuanced relationship with the country of their birth.

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  20. Traffic alert: Problems on A500 and M6Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    TRAFFIC is still being diverted after the M6 was closed following a serious collision and new problems have arisen on the A500. Details below.

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