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1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

UK: Ex-Co-op Bank chair charged with drug offenses

Paul Flowers, a Methodist minister, resigned from the bank last year amid claims of drug use and inappropriate expenses payments.

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4 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

A 2.7bn train-building deal sealed

Funding has finally been secured to bring new high-speed trains to a key London to Scotland route in a A 2.7 billion job-boosting contract.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Gazette-news.co.uk

Man found dead inside parked car

Police were called to a property in Churchfield Road, Coggeshall at about 10.15am this morning following concerns for a man found in a car parked in a garage.

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This is The West Country

Prizes all round at Ilminster Arts Centre

THE Ilminster branch of Branston donated A 750 for prizes at this year's visual arts competition at the town's arts centre.

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Oxford Times

Schoolgirls fight to restore axed bus services

Buy this photo Didcot Girls' School pupils, left to right, Daisy Westhead, Alex Walker and Holly Smith.

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This Is North Devon

North Devon Journal Health and Beauty

North Devon Journal list all of the local Health and Beauty spas and shops in the Barnstaple area.

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Radio Borders

Farage Hits Back Over EU Expen...

Mr Farage has dismissed claims made in The Times newspaper that he is facing an investigation over allowances received for his constituency office as "outrageous, ridiculous and absurd".

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Andover Advertiser

1.6m Britons head abroad for Easter

Around 1.6 million Britons are heading abroad over Easter, with those staying at home facing packed roads, disrupted rail journeys and the threat of unsettled weather.

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Salisbury Journal

Hammond hails 'precious' union

The UK's shared defence forces provide the "security and peace of mind" which underpin almost every area of the debate on Scottish independence, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancs priests back child abuse scandal crackdown

EAST Lancashire priests have said that there will be no 'hiding place' for the 'wicked and wrong' abusers of children in the Catholic Church.

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Thurrock Gazette

Pals Battalions reformed online

Pictures and records of members of so-called Pals Battalions formed during the First World War have been released online to help their descendants piece together their war service.

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The News Tribune

Fans think Banksy behind artwork mocking UK spies

A new graffiti street art piece, suspected of being a Banksy, appeared in, Cheltenham England Monday April 14, 2014.

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Ledbury Reporter

Wye Valley NHS Trust faces investigation into hospital death

WYE Valley NHS Trust faces an investigation into the death of a patient under critical care at Hereford County Hospital.

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Heraldseries.co.uk

CASES heard recently at Oxford and Banbury magistrates' courts.

Alexandru-Stefan Todirisca, 32, of no fixed address, admitted shoplifting footwear worth A 199.94 from TK Maxx in Templars Square Shopping Park, Towns Road, Cowley, Oxford, on March 3. Given an eight-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Wedding venue plan for East Lancs reservoir

The plans at the beauty spot off Rivington Road, better known as the Blue Lagoon , include parking for 28 vehicles and a bridge to the island.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Oxford Times

Voters 'think politicians liars'

Trust in town halls is almost twice as high as in Parliament but most voters believe politicians at all levels in England are liars, research has found.

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Mirror.co.uk

Roedean: Motorist has miracle escape after car plunges 80 FEET off cliff into the sea

The driver was able to get out of the vehicle and make his way to the rocks following the incident in Roedean The driver was able to get out of the vehicle and make his way to the rocks following the incident in Roedean, near Brighton, which happened shortly after midnight, a spokesman for the Newhaven Coastguard said.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Hillsborough tribute before Liverpool-City match

13, 2014. . Tributes are laid at the memorial of the Hillsborough disaster outside Anfield before the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield in Liverpool, England, Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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TheCourier.com

Jury to be picked in NY trial of Egyptian preacher

The trial of Mustafa Kamel Mustafa occurs a month after a Manhattan jury convicted Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and al-Qaida's spokesman after the 2001 attacks, of charges that will likely result in a life sentence.

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Star-Telegram.com

UK lawmaker cleared of rape wants legal fees paid

The former deputy speaker of Britain's House of Commons has demanded that prosecutors pay his extensive legal fees after he was cleared of rape and sex assault charges.

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