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2 hrs ago | Harvard Hillside

Ex-'X Factor' judge Tulisa fined for blogger blow

British singer Tulisa Contostavlos, centre, arrives at Stratford Magistrates Court, in London, Friday July 25, 2014.

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Cwmbran death crash biker named

The 19-year-old passenger injured in last night's motorbike crash is in a stable condition, Gwent Police said.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Reuters

Beckett link brings 'Happy Days' back to Northern Irish town

The man who brought an opera to Britain's biggest rock festival is using the enigmatic plays of Samuel Beckett to lure tourists back to a town better known for one of Northern Ireland's worst 'Troubles'.

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Related Topix: Fermanagh County, Northern Ireland, World News, Theater, Arts

Oxford Times

Scales of Justice

Andrew Smith , 36, of no fixed address, admitted criminal damage of a car wing mirror at Banbury Railway Station on July 16. Ordered to pay A 200 compensation and A 85 costs.

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Daily Mail

Glasgow and the Commonwealth Games: Top ten things to do in the city

World's first driveable deckchair unveiled ... complete with ice drink machine, stereo and GPS parasol that moves with the sun 'It's designed to make you feel like a mollusc': Inside the bizarre but beautiful Mexican house built to resemble a SHELL The Downton-Sherlock-Paddington effect: Modern TV classics spark surge in Japanese visits to Britain ... (more)

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Salisbury Journal

'Confidence lost' in assault MP

Former shadow police minister David Ruffley was given a caution for common assault following an incident between him and his ex-partner A Tory MP who has apologised after receiving a police caution for a domestic assault has "lost the confidence" of his constituency, a religious leader has warned.

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Somerset County Gazette

Tributes to ex-Wellington School student Andrew Hoare killed with his family in downed MH17 plane

Somerset born and bred banker Andrew Hoare, 59, his Dutch wife, Estella, and their sons, Jasper, 15, and Friso, 12, died when the plane was apparently shot out of the sky by Russian-backed rebels.

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Congleton Guardian

The car collided with a lorry near Polmont in Scotland

A boy and a girl under the age of three were killed with their parents in a head-on collision between a car and a lorry.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

This is Oxfordshire

Yellow lines to free up village bus route

Oxfordshire County Council is looking at lines for Godstow Road after concerns from Oxford Bus Company about its City6 service.

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East Anglian Daily Times

Lowestoft: Death of man in his 70s near Claremont pier 'not suspicious'

The man, who is believed to be in his 70s, was pulled from the sea - to the south of Claremont Pier - by RNLI beach lifeguards.

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Eastern Daily Press

Bury St Edmunds: David Ruffley's regret over domestic incident

Bury St Edmunds MP David Ruffley has broken his silence on the incident earlier this year in which he received a police caution for common assault.

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Andover Advertiser

Glasgow set for Commonwealth Games

The eyes of the world will fall on Glasgow today when the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games takes place.

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Dewsbury Today

Your Wednesday morning report for the Wakefield district

Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report with the Wakefield Express, Pontefract and Castleford Express, Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express, the Dewsbury Reporter series and the Morley Observer and Advertiser.

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Romsey Advertiser

2m Britons to join summer getaway

Bookings to Greece and Turkey have also been going well, while for those travelling further afield Dubai, Mexico and Florida are among the most popular destinations.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Andover Advertiser

Inquest into Peaches Geldof death

A full inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof, who was found slumped dead on a bed at home after taking heroin, will take place today.

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Andover Advertiser

New appeal over fire death mystery

Kester David whose badly burnt body was found, behind a Travis Perkins building in Bloomfield Lane, Palmers Green in 2010.

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Salisbury Journal

Paddington trail to mark new movie

The Paddington Trail is to launch in October and eventually the statues will be auctioned to raise money for charities including the NSPCC.

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Andover Advertiser

Home values 'rising A 90 a day'

Research suggests homes across Britain typically added A 90 to their value every day during the first half of 2014 Homes across Britain typically added A 90 to their value every day during the first half of 2014 as the housing market gathered momentum, according to a property website.

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Belfast Today

Ministers warned over Scottish vote

Official documents also reveal anxiety in Dublin about Prime Minister David Cameron's promised vote on whether the UK should remain in or out of the European Union.

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Wiltshire Times

Jailed: Melksham paedophile with 63 hours of sick films showing child abuse

A Melksham man who had more than two-and-a-half days worth of films of children being abused stored on his laptop has been jailed for 28 months.

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