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13 min ago | Eastlothian Today

Prestonpans cup tie thug avoids prison sentence

A football thug who was part of a 30-strong mob that brought a Scottish Cup tie to a halt has been spared a prison sentence.

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4 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Disabled and elderly bus passengers to be hit by cuts

DISABLED and elderly bus passengers in Bolton are expected to be hit by changes to the 'Ring and Ride' accessible transport service.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Sunday Herald

Hot destinations for news junkie holidays: Kosovo, North Korea ... and Scotland

A TRAVEL firm which organises holidays to troubled destinations such as North Korea and Kosovo is reporting strong interest in its latest package holiday to Scotland.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, North Korea Travel, Ukraine, World News, Europe Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel, Europe, Central County, Scotland, United Kingdom

Salisbury Journal

Best of England in Hall of Fame

An exhibition showcasing the best of England, from the Beatles to Bakewell pudding, will open on St George's Day.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Inventions, Science / Technology

KRCR

World's most eye-popping Easter eggs

Every April the country's top patissiers and chocolatiers prove they can be just as outlandish as they unveil their annual collection of chocolate Easter eggs.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

The Daily Star

Ducasse likes London so much, he plans to open more restaurants

In "J'Aime London," published this week by Hardie Grant Books, Alain Ducasse lists restaurants, pubs and cafes to visit in the city that's home to his three-Michelin-star establishment.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Lit: Writer's global rail journey reveals storied history of the train

Author and journalist Tom Zoellner is a boy visiting his grandmother on a rainy summer evening in a small Kansas town when the moan of a train whistle first beckons him.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Kansas, Travel, Europe Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, India Travel, Asia Travel

Evening Times

Retailers snap up units at Buchanan Galleries new 300m mall

SHOPS in the 300million extension to Buchanan Galleries are being snapped up by retailers - despite building work not having started.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Sydney Morning Herald

Patricia Routledge is keeping up her stage appearances

As a child, Patricia Routledge was a fan of boarding-school stories. Accordingly, by the time she was eight, she had hatched a plan to become a terribly avant-garde headmistress in a girls' school who would drive a red sports car and have romances all over Europe during the holidays.

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Related Topix: Keeping Up Appearances, Entertainment, Television, Patricia Routledge, Travel, Europe Travel, Liverpool, United Kingdom Travel, Merseyside County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

BBC News

Airport boss hits out at state aid

The chief executive of Edinburgh Airport has hit out at state support for other airports, claiming it is "distorting" competition.

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Evening Times

Loving that late night shopping

The results of a new YouGov poll reveals that more than half of Scottish women say a successful shopping trip makes them feel great, while 18% of men agree.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel

IcNetwork

Fitness: Battling the calories with Easter exercise

Easter doesn't have to mean devouring one egg after another without pause for breath, writes Laura Williams.

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This is Wiltshire

Chippenham father's goal to help his son walk

Father-of-two Stephen Baker will tackle a four-day cycle ride from London to Paris to raise money for his youngest son Ollie, who needs an operation to help him walk.

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Related Topix: Gloucestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England, Paris, Italy Travel, Italy Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, World News, London, United Kingdom Travel

Antrim Today

Ballymena all geared up for Giro

Whether you're a cycling fan or not, the advice being given out ahead of the Giro d'Italia's arrival in the town next month is 'be prepared'.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Belfast, United Kingdom Travel

Oxford Mail

Comedian backs sacked Miss Oxfordshire contestant

Miss Eden, 22, from Abingdon, was kicked out of the contest for tweeting an "implied topless" photo of herself for breast cancer awareness campaign #coppafeel.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Mum left girl, 9, home alone for six days

YEAR OLD girl was forced to stay home alone in a house with no electricity or heat for days while her mother went to stay with her new boyfriend.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Independent

Comedian Jenny Collier: 'Sexism I experienced on stand-up circuit should be extinct'

Collier's appearance at a comedy show on the eve of International Women's Day was cancelled because they had "too many women" on the bill Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: Life, International Women's Day, Holidays, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

BBC News

Channel Tunnel train delay 'chaos'

Eurostar passenger Gavin Leisfield said there were no Eurostar staff at the station to help and police were guarding the check-in desk The BBC's Paul Moss, who was waiting for a Eurostar train in Paris, said the scene there was "extraordinary chaos".

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Related Topix: Travel, France Travel, Europe Travel, Brussels, Belgium Travel, Belgium Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

The Orlando Sentinel

Hey Orlando Eye, did you just shrink by 25 feet?

The Orlando Eye, the 400 foot-tall observation wheel being built on International Drive, should be ready for opening by the spring of 2015.

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Penarth Times

Penarth Pier Pavilion set to host opening of Vale of Glamorgan Music Festival

PENARTH Pier Pavilion is set to take centre stage as the opening venue for Vale of Glamorgan Music Festival in May this year.

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Related Topix: Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, United Kingdom, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Europe, Cardiff County, Wales, World News, Newport City County, Wales, Travel, Europe Travel, Cardiff, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

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