United Kingdom Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Canadian Hotel Occupancy Up 0.4 Percent to 67.1 Percent For Q2 2016Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    The Canadian hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics for the second quarter of 2016, according to data from STR. Compared with Q2 2015, the Canadian hotel industry's occupancy was nearly flat .

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  2. Arrests made after man was hit around the head with baseball bat in WisbechRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fenland 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 incident began on Alexandra Road, Wisbech, at around noon on Saturday, July 23, when the victim, a man in his 20s, who was driving a silver Fiat Punto, crashed in to the front of a green car while trying to move away from an obstruction.

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  3. Ex heroin user's road accident due to prescription drugs in WorksopRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Eastwood Advertiser

    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. A former heroin addict was ruled unfit to drive after a collision in Worksop because he had been taking prescription medicine, a court has heard.

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  4. EFL Trophy organisers battled police cost concerns to launch new-look competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Ibrahimovic trains with Manchester United team-mates for the first time as ice-cool maverick turns up as session in his sunglasses Real Madrid ready to wreck Manchester United's move for Pogba as Zidane reveals they won't give up in race for A 110m-rated star 'I know the sport needs me to win': Bolt admits he suffers doubts but he is focused on gold glory at Olympics He's the scruffy ex-pizza chef cooking who will make A 20m off Pogba's deal... so, just who is Mino Raiola? Here comes the A 76m man! Higuain mobbed by jubilant Juventus fans as he arrives to complete mind-boggling record deal Look who's back! After being sent home from Liverpool tour in USA, Sakho resumes training at Melwood with kids The difficulties faced by the English Football League in launching the new-look EFL Trophy were exaggerated by lower-league clubs' concerns over the cost of policing.

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  5. Exmouth hopes hit with defeat at SidmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

    Exmouth 2nds bowler Matthew Tarry sends a ball to Sidmouth 2nds batsman Harvey Sargent at the Maer on Saturday. Ref exsp 30-16SH 3186.

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  6. Kane Hemmings signs three-year deal at Oxford as he leaves DundeeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE former Rangers striker makes the move to England hoping to have a better time than when he played for Barnsley. KANE HEMMINGS has quit Dundee to complete a move to English League One club Oxford United for an undisclosed fee.

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  7. Firm behind abandoned Tom Jones gig at Alnwick Castle will not face any actionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Loose Cannon Events Management organised last August's concert at Alnwick Castle, which ended after around 50 minutes due to a power cut and led to a barrage of angry customers demanding refunds. Northumberland County Council opened an investigation - but it has now confirmed that the probe has closed, with "advisory letters" sent to the organisers.

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  8. North East arts organisations awarded over A 1m to help them raise moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Just over 1m in total has been awarded to eight North East organisations from the new Catalyst Evolve fund set up by Arts Council England - but they won't get the money all at once. While up to 30% of it will be passed on up front, the remainder will be split into three more payments to be released as and when the recipient organisations can match the money.

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  9. Young Thespian has his name written in the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    AN ASPIRING young actor has landed a place at a prestigious drama school after beating 6,000 applicants all vying for just 30 places. Earlier this month, 21-year-old Sam Stafford discovered he had been accepted into the world-famous London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, which has trained such stars as Jim Broadbent, Patricia Hodge and David Suchet.

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  10. Airbus, Net Soars, Deutsche Bank Net Tumbles; Glaxo Net Swing to LossRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ticker

    ARM net income jumped 12%. Deutsche Bank net tumbled 83%. Glaxo net swung to a loss while revenues soared 11%.

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  11. Saffron Walden Town chairman steps down from club roleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Saffron Walden Reporter

    Chairman Martin Johnson says he was 'proud' of Saffron Walden Town Football Club's achievements during his tenure at the club following his resignation at the Bloods' annual general meeting last Wednesday night. Johnson, who joined the now Thurlow Nunn Premier Division side four-and-a-half years ago, was one of six existing board members to leave their posts with Phil Strong, Jon Hawker, Andy Player, Jim Duvall and club secretary Rob Thurston all stepping down.

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  12. Soldier tackles John O'Groats to Land's End cycle ride for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    He has already tackled marathon running and mountain climbing, so in September he and four of his mates will be setting out on a 900-mile cycle marathon from John O'Groats to Land's End on September 16. The 54-year-old Lieutenant Colonel, whose family home is in Royal Wootton Bassett , will also be raising money for Julia's House and SSAFA. He said: "During my service I have challenged myself on various occasions, we thought 900 miles in nine days would be a fitting end to my Royal Engineer military service."

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  13. Controversial Anglesey wind farm turbines given the green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Huge turbines more than half as tall as the Statue of Liberty will be installed on Anglesey after plans to "re-power" a wind farm were approved. Eleven new turbines - some up to 79 metres high - will be built at the Rhyd-y-Groes wind farm near Rhosgoch.

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  14. SUPERCUPNI: Latifi goal seals win for County Armagh over PlymouthRead the original story

    2 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. Ryan Latifi's slick individual strike helped County Armagh close out the SuperCupNI group fixtures with victory over Plymouth Argyle.

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  15. GlaxoSmithKline plans 275m UK investment programmeRead the original story

    2 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. GlaxoSmithKline has brushed aside Brexit jitters and announced that it is pumping 275 million into its three UK manufacturing sites, dubbing the UK an "attractive location".

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  16. Giant 18-foot lobster to visit Norwich's Castle MallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Evening News

    A giant 18-foot tall red lobster is to visit Norwich's Castle Mall as part of summer of fun at the shopping centre. The world's biggest crustacean- Lobster A La Carte- will be visiting the centre on August 2 as part of an under the sea theme day to celebrate the release of new Pixar film 'Finding Dory'.

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  17. London close: Stocks rise on Uk GDP as investors await FedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Live Charts

    London stocks ended higher on Wednesday as investors mulled better-than-expected UK economic growth data and awaited the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision. UK gross domestic product increased 0.6% in the three months to the end of June compared to the first quarter, according to a preliminary estimate from the Office for National Statistics, better than the forecast for a 0.4% rise.

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  18. Rabbits dead after hutches are torchedRead the original story

    3 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. Mum Amy Clayton, 35, received a call from a neighbour after the blaze in her back garden on Duke of York Street, Wrenthorpe, at about 3.30am on Wednesday.

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  19. Mother's heartbreaking tribute to four-year-old son killed in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ITV

    The mother of a four-year-old boy who died in a house fire in Swansea has left a heartbreaking tribute at the scene of the tragedy. The child, named locally as Jac, was in an upstairs bedroom of the property in Alltwen, near Pontardawe, South Wales, with a three year old boy when the fire broke out early on Wednesday.

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  20. Xavier Dolan's "Donovan" Begins FilmingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dark Horizons News

    Seville International has announced that acclaimed young filmmaker Xavier Dolan's first English-language film, "The Death and Life of John F. Donovan," has commenced production in Montreal. Kit Harington, Jessica Chastain, Natalie Portman, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Ben Schnetzer, Michael Gambon, Bella Thorne, Thandie Newton, Chris Zylka and Emily Hampshire lead the feature which is set in the early 2000s.

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