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Easter Travel Trends: Brits head to London, Amsterdam, Paris and Edinburgh
Brits favour short-haul capital cities this Easter, according to research from hotel comparison site trivago.co.uk .
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
a Pensioner had to have her leg amputated after she was hit by a double decker bus, a court heard.
Dora Birch, aged 91, was on a pedestrian crossing at Bolton Bus Station off Blackhorse Street on Saturday, November 2, last year when she was hit by the number 36. Bolton Magistrates Court heard Mrs Birch was "very active for someone of her age" and a keen golfer - before she suffered the "life-changing injuries".
How 3D is changing the shape of lessons
There have been dramatic headlines about 3D technology, encompassing ideas to use 3D printers to make clothes, food, firearms and the parts of a house.
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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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Aurore Eaton's Looking Back: Saxie Pike's legacy was music
After his three-month enlistment in the 1st New Hampshire Volunteer Regiment , Francis Harvey "Saxie" Pike rejoined the war effort.
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Monthly Hotel Market Forecast Reports Show Stronger 2014 for Most UK Markets
RevPAR for the Provincial UK hotel market is forecast to rise 1.8% in 2014 whereas markets such as Cardiff, Glasgow and Newcastle are expected to fare much better with RevPAR increases averaging near 5% over the same time period according to the e-forecasting.com baseline forecast released in their Monthly Hotel Forecast reports using historical ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Rescue 1122, AFSA sign MoU for cooperation
LAHORE: A memorandum of understanding has been signed between Rescue 1122, Pakistan, and Asian Fire Service Association , United Kingdom, for building upon the existing spirit and cooperation between the two organizations.
Toddler death not suspicious
A post mortem examination has revealed a three-year-old girl's death was caused by medical reasons and was not suspicious, police have confirmed.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Stem cell courier speeds around world in dramatic race against time - and has helped save 87 lives
Peter Hodes is one of 44 Anthony Nolan volunteers whose work includes transporting stem cells, the body's building blocks which help renew other cells With the clock ticking and a life in his hands, Peter Hodes set out to dash the 10,000 miles from Australia to Manchester - in 42 hours.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
A smart way to get personal with the future
Manchester, long-time cradle of radical, grassroots movements, was the perfect setting for the recent FutureEverything festival , in its 19th iconoclastic year of bringing together art, design, music and ideas, and award-winning innovation labs.
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New mums 'need support' after closure of Fairfield Hospital's maternity unit
A BURY MP is seeking assurances that new mothers who now have to travel to give birth following the closure of Fairfield Hospital's maternity unit are given adequate support.
Prestwich and Whitefield Guide: Nearly 10,000 people enjoy Festwich music festival
TICKETS are being snapped up for the UK's biggest free festival of rock tribute bands which is returning to Prestwich this summer.
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Cancer survivors in Gloucestershire join photographic 100 project
Former cancer patients from Gloucester are to feature in a photographic project aiming to break down barriers surrounding the disease.
Say 'Yes Paul' to a city business zone
He's not a conjuror but Chester's own Paul Daniels hopes to sprinkle magic dust on to the campaign for a 'yes' vote in favour of a Business Improvement District to boost our flagging city centre.
Unilver in Port Sunlight to share 23m Government funding boost
UNILEVER is among three companies in Merseyside who are to share a A 23m investment in the region, announced by the deputy prime minister today.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Manchester Wins Cathay Hong Kong Link as U.K. Hubs Add Asia Ties
Manchester Airport will add Hong Kong flights operated by Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. to its network and is targeting services to Beijing as U.K. terminals vie for connections to fast-expanding Asian markets.
Samsung's 'Experience' stores open in jolly...
Here in the United States, Samsung has a retail presence in the form of the Samsung Experience Shop.
Riverside's action to reduce energy bills
Published by Roisin Rowley-Smith for Riverside in Communities and also in Bill Payments , Central Government , Education , Environment , Health , Housing Social housing provider, Riverside, is helping residents in South Liverpool and Greater Manchester save money on their energy bills, as part of a Cabinet Office pilot scheme.