United Kingdom Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Mud, sweat and tears - and more mud.... Thousands join Race for Life in YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | York Press

    Over two days the city hosted three different races - from the brand new "Pretty Muddy" obstacle course event on Saturday to today's 5k and 10k races. The events are expected to have raised around A 600,000 for Cancer Research UK, organisers said, and welcomed more than 5000 runners across the weekend.


  2. Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana Christened in Front of Royal Family, GodparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Authorities in Anne Arundel, Maryland are looking for the parents of an unidentified baby found abandoned on the side of a road, police said on Sunday. ... -- Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana was christened on Sunday in a ceremony at St. Mary Magdalene Church on the Sandringham estate of her great-grandmo... Harvest is beginning to wrap up in many areas of the state while others haven't gotten much of a chance to start.


  3. Southampton believe they are entitled to sign Toby Alderweireld...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Spurs chairman Daniel Levy agreed a fee for the defender having spent the weekend in Spain locked in talks with Atletico Madrid chief executive Miguel Angel Gil. However, Southampton have thrown a spanner in the works claiming Atletico will be in breach of contract if they sell the Belgian defender to Spurs - or anyone else.


  4. Farm Minister reflects on his Writtle College studies at FE Presentation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Somerset County Gazette

    Mr Eustice, a Writtle College alumnus, congratulated the students at the ceremony on Friday - held for the first time in All Saints Church, Writtle - and said it was a pleasure to be back in Writtle after graduating from the College 22 years ago. The Minister of State - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs , who studied a HND in Commercial Horticulture at Writtle College between 1990 and 1993, addressed the students at all four ceremonies.


  5. Off-duty police officer spots duo making weapon threats outside Vange shopRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette

    TWO people were arrested outside a convenience store in Vange after an off-duty police officer spotted them making threats with weapons. An off-duty officer said he had stopped two people threatening another man with what was thought to be a baseball bat and a knife.


  6. Two die after lightning strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    A further two people remain in hospital following the lightning storm at around mid-day on the Pen Y Fan mountain range in Powys, mid-Wales, the Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil said. A statement on the hospital's Facebook page said: "As a result of two separate lightning strikes today in the Brecon Beacons, we can confirm that two people have died, another has been transferred to Morriston Hospital because of burns and one other person continues to receive treatment at Prince Charles Hospital."


  7. Neath Port Talbot residents rise to recycling challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    Current figures from April to December 2014 now stand at just over 58 per cent compared to 54 per cent in the same period during the previous year. This improvement means that the council is well placed to achieve the Welsh Government target of 58 per cent set for the end of March 2016.


  8. British Princess Charlotte christened at queenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says the benchmark, or typical price, for a detached home in the region has climbed to $1,123,900, a 14.8 per cent increase from June 2014. Here are 10 homes in Metro municipalities priced in the current bench-mark range.


  9. Barmy Army visit brings presentation to girls cricket teamRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sidmouth Herald

    Former Somerset and England cricketer Andy Caddick presents a bag of equipment to the East Devon District girls cricket team. Also in the photo are some of the District XI players together with members of the Devon and Exeter Lady Taverners, who also ran a raffle and tombola during the day-long visit to Axminster Cricket Club by the Barmy Army XI When world renowned England Cricket supporters 'Barmy Army' pitched up at Axminster there was a splendid turn out at the club's Cloakham Lawns home.


  10. Britain's Princess Charlotte christened in intimate ceremonyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, carries her daughter, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge after taking her out of a pram as they arrive for Charlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, on Sunday. Crowds gathered outside Queen Elizabeth II's country residence on Sunday for the christening of Britain's baby Princess Charlotte, who it was announced will have five godparents.


  11. A royal milestone: Britaina s Princess Charlotte christened at church on queena s estateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... also where Charlotte's late grandmother, Princess Diana, was christened in 1961. (John Stillwell/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE LONDON - Prince William and his wife, Kate, marked a milestone for their newborn baby Princess ...


  12. Penfield's Parade Celebrates Independence Day, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    I did the math and realized that it's been 239 years since the American Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence from England. To celebrate this historic event, a large crowd gathered on Saturday, July 4th, along the parade route from Penfield High School to the Penfield Public Library on Baird Road.


  13. Electricity back on in Carlisle power cut homesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | News and Star

    The houses in the CA3 postal code area which includes Stanwix, Kingmoor, Kingstown, Rickerby, Houghton and Belah, lost power at around 3.30pm today due to an underground cable fault. Electricity North West said that lightning hit a transformer on a power line near Green Lane, Houghton, which burst into flames.


  14. Crowds line Antrim coast as Tall Ships leave BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UTV

    Spectators enjoying the finale of the four-day Tall Ships festival lined the Antrim coast to watch an impressive display by the Red Arrows as the vessels left Belfast Harbour and made their way north. The ships began their journey towards Whitehead on Sunday morning, following the Antrim coastline and marking the beginning of the end of the festival which attracted up to 500,000 people.


  15. Princess Charlotte to have five godparents, none of them royalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Princess Charlotte was born to much fanfare and celebration on May 2. She is the second child and first daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, better known as Prince William and Princess Kate. Charlotte's christening took place Sunday, and, as expected, the names of her godparents were released the morning of the ceremony.


  16. Hanging Heaton and Cleckheaton are coming up on the rails in title raceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    HANGING Heaton and Cleckheaton are stepping up their challenge in the Division One title race following their latest victories on a day when bottom club Saltaire gained a surprise win at East Bierley . Third-placed Hanging Heaton are 28 points behind leaders Pudsey St Lawrence after demonstrating their championship credentials with an impressive run chase at home to New Farnley.


  17. Ken Olisa interview: Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London on using his...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Ken Olisa can remember almost to the day when he started wearing bow ties.


  18. Pink tractors take over roads of south NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

    A convoy of distinctive looking tractors has drawn admiring and curious glances across south Norfolk today as they trundled their way across the district for a good cause in the rain. Today saw the 12th running of the Pink Ladies Tractor Run, which weaved its way from Thorpe Abbots Airfield to Harleston and Pulham St Mary and then back to its setting off point.


  19. Prince George Holds Prince William's Hand Going To Princess Charlotte's ChristeningRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    A big brother has to support his baby sister! Prince George had a front row seat to Princess Charlotte's christening in Norfolk, England on July 5. As he walked to the ceremony, he sweetly held Prince William's hand! Click to see the precious new photos! Hello again, Prince George ! The 1-year-old future king made an adorable appearance at baby sister Princess Charlotte's christening on July 5. He proved he was a big boy by walking to the ceremony with his family and held dad Prince William's hand all the way there. The highly-anticipated event took place at St. Mary Magdalene church in Norfolk, England, and Prince George was there to watch it all.


  20. Sweet treat in store as annual liquorice festival returns to PontefractRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wakefield 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. Picture by Allan McKenzie/AMGP.co.uk - 130714 - Press - Pontefract Liquorice Festival - Pontefract, England - Pontefract Liquorice festival general view, GV.