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Whickham teenager who suffered stroke aged eight set for School Games
A schoolgirl who suffered a stroke aged just eight has made a miracle recovery to compete in a youth athletics championship.
20 hrs ago
Travel Counsellors win Queen's Award for Enterprise
PROUD bosses and staff at Bolton firm Travel Counsellors received royal approval of their outstanding performance when they received the Queen's Award for Enterprise.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Burglars blinded puppy by spraying ammonia in its face as they...
Blinded: Burglars sprayed Jack the border collie as they looted his owners' home in Shaw, Greater Manchester, earlier this month Burglars blinded a puppy by spraying ammonia in its face as they ransacked its owners' house for A 10,000 worth of valuables.
Health bosses reassure residents about the future of Fairfield Hospital at public meeting
HEALTH bosses have sought to reassure Bury residents about the future of Fairfield Hospital - as part a public consultation into the biggest shake up of the NHS in more than 60 years.
Group Ice Bucket Challenge to Help Swampscott's 'Mrs. B'
The Ice Bucket Challenge, which has gone viral this summer with the help from a North Shore man battling ALS, will get even closer to home on Friday.
DfE launches ad campaign for twos places
Ahead of the extension of the entitlement to funded early education places for two-year-olds next week, the Government has launched an advertising campaign aimed at encouraging parents to check their eligibility for the offer.
VIDEO: Digital fly-through shows new Metrolink in to Trafford
Transport for Greater Manchester is currently holding a major 12-week public consultation on plans for the new line, which closes next month .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New venues for UK Jewish Film Festival
Organisers of the UK Jewish Film Festival have released a list of new venues that will host the event this November.
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Independence referendum: Daily Record buys cross-border train ticket...
TO be honest, the 13.12 out of Carlisle to Dumfries doesn't feel like of one of the great railway journeys of the world.
Ryanair gives details of business ticket service
Ryanair has announced details of its new business product, which will offer extra services to customers who pay a higher price for their plane ticket.
High street 'must improve access for disabled'
High street shops are missing out on business from more than 12 million customers across the country because they are not disabled-friendly, the government has warned.
Birmingham restaurants snubbed by Good Food Guide
Birmingham has been failed to get a taste of success in the latest Good Food Guide after none of the city's restaurants made the top 50 list.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Entertaining has always been way of life for Andi
She first took to the stage at the age of four, dancing in a theatre in her home city of Liverpool.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Calls for train fare hike to be scrapped
POLITICIANS and commuters have joined forces to call for a planned 3.5 per cent hike in train fares to be scrapped.
Revealing the stories behind famous stone faces
They have stood quietly among us for centuries, often unnoticed. But now, some of England's historic statues have been given a voice.
Bank Holiday booking boom for York hotels
YORK is one of the most popular destinations this Bank Holiday as more Britons get away to enjoy the last of the 2014 summer, according to Travelodge.
Seaside trip out of reach for poor
Yours for A 12million! Private Greek island for sale complete with 13 acres, a 17th-century watchtower and its own CHURCH 'Our worst nightmare coming to life': Family contracted E.coli on holiday to Spain with toddler daughter left in critical condition Now that's just Scilly! As Britain gets set for a rainy Bank Holiday weekend, island threatens A ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Terminally-ill teenager shows incredible spirit by donating haul of...
A terminally-ill teenager has shown his incredible spirit by visiting a hospital and donating a haul of games consoles and gadgets to other sick children.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Bucks residents urged to 'Stand Up to Cancer'
A joint fundraising campaign from Cancer Research UK and Channel 4, Stand Up To Cancer aims to raise money to fund vital research which will get new and better treatments to cancer patients faster.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Emma Lunn: If train fares are fair then air travel must be a bargain
Rail passengers learnt this week that they'll face average price hikes of 3.5 per cent next January.