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2 hrs ago | Coleraine Today

DVA workers to face voluntary redundancy scheme in autumn

A voluntary redundancy scheme for those who lost their jobs at the Driver and Vehicle Agency in Northern Ireland is due to open in November.

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6 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Coaches have profited from chaos on railways

NATIONAL Express has seen a seven per cent year-on-year jump in bookings on coach serbices this weeked following the announce-ment that engineering works are set to cause disruption to trains.

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10 hrs ago | The Independent

Britain's ugliest buildings: Which monstrosities should be nominated for the Dead Prize?

Following the architect Cameron Sinclair's introduction of the Dead Prize, an award for ugly buildings, John Rentoul reflects on some of the biggest blots on the UK landscape John Rentoul is chief political commentator for The Independent on Sunday, and visiting professor at Queen Mary, University of London, where he teaches contemporary history.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sunday Herald

From Russia with cash, the tourist economy is booming

AN influx of Russian tourists has helped Scotland become a booming hotspot for visitor spending, with tills ringing up far faster growth than in London.

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This Is Lancashire

Millions to spend bank holiday away

More than two million Britons will head overseas for the bank holiday weekend, with those staying at home having to contend with busy roads and disrupted rail journeys.

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Eastern Daily Press

Arctic convoy veteran, from Bramerton, receives Ushakov medal

A veteran of the Arctic convoys that took arms and munitions to the north of Russia during the Second World War has received an Ushakov medal to honour his service.

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Daily Mail

Stunning images capture intimate moments in African wilderness

Get into Oxford for A 95! Britain's oldest university opens its doors so tourists can sleep in same rooms as alumni including Ronald Reagan and Imran Khan Move over Buckingham Palace and Big Ben! How a top secret escape game has been ranked London's number one tourist attraction on TripAdvisor Tourists forced to flee as fifth day of seismic ... (more)

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Heraldseries.co.uk

Get set for yet another rail price rise

TRAIN fares across Oxfordshire will soon cost passengers up to 20 per cent more than they did five years ago.

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Kent Online

Southeastern trains cancelled after fire near railway line at Margate

Southeastern said the blaze is causing disruption between Cannon Street and Broadstairs, Victoria and Ramsgate, St Pancras International and Broadstairs, and between Cannon Street and Ramsgate.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

This is Local London

'Epsom should merge with a London borough like Sutton', says councillor

Epsom and Ewell should become part of London and merge with another borough like Sutton, according to one of the market town's councillors.

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Directions Magazine

360 degree SphereVision video gives London a clear view of street cleaning

Leading recycling and waste management company Veolia Environmental Services is taking the smart route to cleaner streets, by using a SphereVision 360 degree video system to monitor its waste management operations around Central London.

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Gainsborough Today

Gainsborough: Celebrate the golden age of steam railways this bank holiday

The great days of railway travel will be marked this weekend, when the Gainsborough Model Railway commemorates 75 years since the streamlined trains of the 1930s last ran.

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The Advertiser

Shoe guru opens North-East shop

A celebrity-favourite designer whose shoes are worn by X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, better known as Cheryl Cole, is opening his first shop outside of London in the North-East.

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This Is Lancashire

Ring and ride changes will leave elderly isolated, warns MP

A PETITION has been launched by an MP calling on changes to a ring and ride service to be scrapped because campaigners say it will leave the elderly isolated.

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Thorne Today

Travel update: August 19, 4.20pm - Disruption to rail service between Doncaster and Scunthorpe

Queueing traffic and heavier than usual traffic on A19 Bentley Road northbound in Doncaster between St Mary's Roundabout and the Arksey Lane junction.

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Evesham Journal

M5 southbound coach crash. One lane now opened. Child injured. Traffic delays.

The incident has led to the closure of the M5 between junctions 13 and 14 Stroud to Thornbury in what the Highways Agency called a "serious incident".

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Examiner.com

Main 10 Things to Do in London

London's backbone is its waterway and a stroll along the Thames is the perfect prologue to the city.

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Newtownabbey Today

East Antrim man Joe backs calls for Rory Gallagher statue

Rory Gallagher pictured at a seminar in the YMCA Wellington Place just before his gig in the Ulster Hall in 1979.

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Northampton Today

Northampton Festival of Water to be held on the River Nene in 2015

The 200th anniversary of the opening of the Northampton Arm of the River Nene will be celebrated with a major waterways event next year.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Evening News

Comedian feels the nerves as the Nimmo Twins return to Norfolk after a five year performance absence

One of Norfolk's finest comedy exports revealed he was more nervous about the return of the Nimmo Twins than their first performance in front of a crowd of two people.

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