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12 min ago | This is Local London

Group of men win equal pay claim

Rob Cooze , Mike Betson and Nicholas Thomas are part of group of 18 men launching a pay discrimination case against their employers University of Wales, Trinity St Davids A group of men unhappy at being paid less than their female counterparts have won their equal pay claim in what is thought to be a landmark case.


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2 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

LATEST: Boy dies after falling into Burnley canal

Police were called by the Fire Service at 7pm on Tuesday after a report of a boy falling in the canal at Lowerhouse Lane, Burnley.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom

2 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

Primark seeks to crack US market

Primark is to open stores in the United States for the first time as it looks to replicate the success behind a 26% jump in profits in the last six months.


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6 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

More than 20 jobs being created in Melksham as Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems expands

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems is creating more than 20 jobs at its works in Melksham and further posts are in the pipeline.


Related Topix: Wiltshire County, England, World News,

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Fire deaths jury to be sworn in

A jury is expected to be sworn in today for the trial of seven men and a youth who are accused of murdering a mother and her three children who died when a fire engulfed their home.


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Classic Revolution: British Styles for Spring

From James Bond's well-tailored suits to the equally tailored undies that clutch the well-toned body of footballer-turned-model David Beckham, there is nothing quite as tantalizing as a British gentleman.


Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, Greater London County, England, Burberry, Fashion, Designers

Lancashire Telegraph

Weird' Accrington store is dead stylish

Strange as it may sound, natural history artefacts are very de rigeur among interior design enthusiasts.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, Interior Design, Home, Home Decorating, Arts, World News,

Bicester Advertiser

THE red cross will be flying throughout Oxfordshire tomorrow to mark St George's Day.

Following Wallingford's seventh annual St George's Day party on Saturday, which featured traditional Morris dancers, more people will be celebrating England's patron saint day this week.


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Washington Times

New York AG seeks Airbnb's NYC sublet information

Most New York City rentals listed by the global website Airbnb appear to violate state law, according to the New York attorney general who's trying to subpoena information about nearly 16,000 so-called "hosts" renting apartments.


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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Whoa there: NYC carriage horse ban is stalledWhoa there: NYC carriage ...

A recent poll revealed that nearly two-thirds of New Yorkers were in favor of keeping the horses at least in Central Park.


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Merced Sun-Star

10 Things to Know for Today

In this Friday July 5, 2013 file photo Manchester United's new manager David Moyes poses for pictures before a press conference at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England.


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Messenger Newspapers

Man charged with murder of girl, 2

Police Scotland said that a 26-year-old man has been charged with murder and will appear at Dunfermline Sheriff Court today.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

This Is North Devon

North Devon Journal Health and Beauty

"ink line nation tattoo studio is fantastic. did my tats and my family`s. we were all happy with the job and impressed with how professional they were."


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Universities quit CBI over No move

The backlash against the CBI's decision to support the campaign to keep the UK together has continued, with two leading Scottish universities withdrawing from the business body.


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Halstead Gazette

Death of girl, two, 'suspicious'

Officers were called to a property in Croftangry Road in Kelty, Fife, following a "report of concern" for the child at 6.30pm yesterday.

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Norwalk Citizen News

NY community college soccer player collapses, dies

Authorities are trying to determine the cause of death for a junior college soccer star who collapsed inside his upstate New York apartment.


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This is Oxfordshire

City council pins hopes on new bid for unitary status

OXFORD could become an entirely self-governing city and the county council abolished if Labour wins the next General Election, the city council's leader has said.


Related Topix: World News, Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England,

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Andover Advertiser

Father 'scared' for sons in Syria

The father of a British teenager killed in Syria has said he is "scared" for his two other sons and urged them to leave the war-torn country where they have gone to fight.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Shocking air pollution killed 100 in Tendring in one year

A new report by Public Health England shows long-term exposure to man-made air pollution was responsible for 724 deaths across the county in 2010.


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Oxford Times

Republican Crossan shot in office

Dissident republican Tommy Crossan was shot dead in Belfast yesterday, police have confirmed, saying he was shot several times while he sat in an office.

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Related Topix: World News, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Sinn Fein, Irish Republican Army