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1 hr ago | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Shocking air pollution killed 100 in Tendring in one year

A new report by Public Health England shows long-term exposure to man-made air pollution was responsible for 724 deaths across the county in 2010.

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5 hrs ago | Derby Shire Times

Elderly woman taken to hospital after dishwater fire

Fire crews from Belper, Crich and Ripley attended the property in Derby Road, Ambergate at 2.33am on Saturday, after a smoke alarm alerted the elderly occupant to the fire, which was in the rear of the property.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Weyburn This Week

David Suchet talks 'The Last Confession,' papal parallels and his own faith

British actor David Suchet, star of the long-running detective series "Agatha Christie's Poirot,'' is reprising his role as Giovanni Cardinal Benelli in the papal play "The Last Confession" for an international tour that kicks off Saturday in Toronto.

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Related Topix: Poirot, Entertainment, Drama, Television, David Suchet, Pope Benedict XVI, Hampshire County, England, Monmouthshire County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Braintree and Witham Times

Tributes have been paid to a man who was stabbed to death in Braintree.

Michael Haastrup, 24, from Southend, was attacked in Cressing Road on Wednesday night and died the next day at Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire.

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Banburycake.co.uk

Science Vale Oxford: a true research phenomenon

STEVE COWLEY is a proud man. "The UK is the second most productive research nation in the world after the US, but the US is five times the size of the UK," he enthuses when asked about Science Vale.

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Brighouse Echo

Man seriously injured after car crash leads to attack in Bradford

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car passenger suffered serious injuries after being punched following a car crash in Bradford.

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Wharfedale Observer

Student, 25, is facing possible ban after crash

Laura Jones, 25, was driving her father's Land Rover Freelander on the A59 at Beamsley when she lost control, Skipton magistrates were told on Friday.

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Mid Devon Star

New Crediton to Exeter bus route

BUSES running between Crediton and Exeter will now run every 15 minutes after Stagecoach South-West announced the introduction of a new route.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Friends concerned over missing East Lancs man

Trevor Whitehead, 50, has been missing since Wednesday, April 9, with police and Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue Team members searching the area near his home every day.

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This is Oxfordshire

From egg hunts to chocolate treats, the Easter spirit is all around

Buy this photo Penny Hambridge, left, of Oxford Children's Hospital, receives the Easter eggs from Alicia Medlicott and Alice Clarke, of recruitment firm Reed.

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Related Topix: Life, Easter, Holidays, Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Cotswold Journal

Increase in scarlet fever in Worcestershire

A report by Public Health England showed there were six cases of the disease in the county in the first quarter of 2011, but this almost tripled to 17 in the same period 12 months later.

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Wiltshire Times

Police investigation launched after body found in Devizes canal

A police investigation is underway after the body of a man was discovered in the Kennet and Avon canal in Devizes this morning.

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Romsey Advertiser

One killed in microlight accident

The light aircraft came down at Colyton in the east of the county near Lyme Regis today, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

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Droitwich Advertiser

Unique property partnership takes a step forward

Worcester City Council is working alongside Worcestershire County Council , West Mercia Police , Hereford and Worcester Fire Service, the NHS and Redditch Borough Council to develop a joint property services scheme.

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Oxford Times

Scales of Justice: Cases from the county law courts

John Carey , 52, of no fixed address, admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause fear of unlawful violence in Bampton on April 3. Given an 18-month conditional discharge and told to pay a A 15 victims' surcharge and A 85 costs.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Halstead Gazette

Man arrested in connection with murder of Southend man in Braintree

He was stabbed in the chest following a disturbance at premises in Cressing Road, Braintree, at about 11pm last night.

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Nanaimo Daily News

NYC mayor announces changes to beleaguered Superstorm Sandy recovery program

Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a sweeping report Thursday that examined New York City's recovery progress from Superstorm Sandy and promised to reform a much-maligned program that was supposed to rebuild wrecked homes.

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This Is North Devon

North Devon Journal Health and Beauty

""At the moment I work on my Wii Fit as I have always been a bit self conscious of joining a gym but after reading your write up in our local paper your gym..." North Devon Journal list all of the local Health and Beauty spas and shops in the Barnstaple area.

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Sthelensstar.co.uk

Family's pain after killer jailed

The family of a teenager who was beheaded by her boyfriend have spoken of their pain after her killer was jailed for life for murder.

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Hampshire Chronicle

Pickles slams 'Town Hall Pravdas'

Eric Pickles compared council free sheets published in some London areas to Pravda, the newspaper associated with the former Soviet Union.

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