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57 min ago | Leigh Journal

Pupils learn about carbon footprint at Boothstown school

PUPILS at Boothstown Methodist Primary School have been using an award-winning website to learn about the impact of their travel choices.

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3 hrs ago | West Australian

Sony joins Japanese exodus from London Stock Exchange

Sony said Wednesday it would de-list its shares from the London Stock Exchange after 44 years because of thin trading volume, following a series of pullouts by other Japanese firms.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Pontefract and Castleford Express

Nalika de Silva's one woman show - Me, Bill Nighy and The Goblin-...

Former Horbury Academy pupil Nalika de Silva will take to the stage for a one-woman show at Edinburgh Fringe Festival next week.

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Globe and Mail

Online travel services Airbnb, Uber court corporate clients

Europe's taxi drivers go for gridlock in London, Paris and other capitals in protest at recent industry changes - including the car service app, Uber, which, they say, is threatening their livelihood.

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Connecticut Post

Starwood Capital Group, a Greenwich-based global private investment firm, has acquired The Roxburghe, a landmark hotel in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Biggleswade Today

Travel: Canada's big skies, big fish and a wild west dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver - but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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Bury Times

Fears over change to Fairfield Hospital bus route

CAMPAIGNERS say that a change to the route of a bus serving Fairfield Hospital meaning it will no longer serve the hospital grounds, will adversely affect elderly patients.

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UWE News

UWE Bristol award Honorary Degree to Professor Paul Gough

UWE Bristol has awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of the University to Professor Paul Gough in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the University of the West of England.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Congleton Guardian

Diesel drivers may have to pay pollution charges for entering city centres

Drivers of diesel cars could have to pay more in road tax or face additional levies to travel into city centres in an effort to tackle pollution, it is reported.

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Food Industry

Putin gets taster to check food for poison

Russian president Vladimir Putin employs a personal food taster to ensure his meals are not poisoned and the Queen hates shellfish, according to the chefs that prepare their food.

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Pasadena Star-News

Good news! One of the worlda s richest women is getting a raise

These are tough times for British workers - unless you happen to be part of a particular family business headquartered in central London.

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Chronicle Live

FA to mark five-year anniversary of Sir Bobby Robson's death on Thursday

Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London The County Durham-born former Toon manager and ... (more)

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Daily Mail

The 900-mile commuters: Dedicated workers travel from Cornwall to...

Think your commute is bad? Spare a thought for the small band of dedicated workers who live in Cornwall but work... in Shetland.

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News Shopper

VIDEO: See how Thamesmead looked like utopia when it was new in 1969

This video provides a fascinating look at what Thamesmead was like when it was still fresh and new back in 1969.

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Mansfield Chad

Trains disrupted by industrial action

Train maintenance staff will be striking as part of the industrial action by members of the Unite Union until Thursday.

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Messenger Newspapers

Travel disruption amid flash floods

The Met Office issued a severe weather warning today for the south-east of England as almost half a month's worth of rain fell in an hour in some places.

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Blackpool Today

Railway misery warning

Network Rail will be closing the West Coast main line on three separate occasions between London Euston and Watford in August to carry out significant upgrade work.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Croydon Guardian

Passengers urged to plan an alternative route due to London Bridge station rebuild

Passengers will not be able to travel from East Croydon to London Bridge for nine days next month due to Network Rail plans to completely redevelop London Bridge station.

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Bradenton.com

Slammed Florida ratepayers rip Citizens Property spending as 'outrageous'

TALLAHASSEE — Tough rules imposed by Florida’s insurer of last resort are slamming thousands, including a 97-year-old widow losing coverage entirely, but customers see hardball tactics for them and a relaxed attitude for globetrotting brass at state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp. The company’s chairman paid back travel costs ... (more)

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Culture, afternoon tea and a spot of TLC in the heart of Chelsea

Nicola Daly, of Usk Road, was also told to pay back the A 107,154 she owed in council tax, housing benefit and income support at A 50 a month Royals' defender says news that Garath McCleary and Danny Williams have had surgery has come as a blow to the squad We've come up with a great list of free and low-cost ideas to keep young children bury ... (more)

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