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4 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Council funds for flood protection

Cllr Sarah Lunnon representing Slad Brook Action Group, Simon Larkins, National Trust General Manager for Heart of the Cotswolds and North Somerset, Cllr Jason Bullingham local county councillor for Bisley and Painswick, Cllr Vernon Smith, Cabinet member HIGH risk areas in Stroud will receive flood protection thanks to council funding.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

IcNetwork

Plaid's fury over 'civic shindigs' at a time of austerity

A Freedom of Information request has revealed that councils in Wales spent A 28,000 on civic dinners in the past three years.

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Related Topix: Torfaen County, Wales, United Kingdom, Somerset County, England, Monmouthshire County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Merthyr Tydfil County, Wales, World News, Bridgend County, Wales

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Newsday

Staff levels 'risk care standards'

In a document the trust's chief executive, Nick Wood, said the hospital was having trouble attracting experienced clinical staff.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

Hit drama Broadchurch goes from screen to page

FANS of Broadchurch will soon be able to read all about it after the smash hit crime drama was adapted into a novel.

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Related Topix: Dorset County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Somerset County, England

Wed Jul 23, 2014

IcNorthWales

Your photos: Jellyfish

The girl's mother admitted to neglecting her daughter when she left her home alone while she visited clients and ran errands Two years ago the full-back was riding the crest of a wave on the club's pre-season tour of America under new boss Brendan Rodgers Mild winters and warm summers are behind the increase in numbers of jellyfish appeared in ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

24dash

Festival of Ages shows that age is just a number

Over 400 people from across North Somerset came together recently to take part in a variety show with a difference at The Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare.

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Related Topix: Somerset County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

IcNetwork

Wales is set to see record numbers of jellyfish this summer.

Mild winters and warm summers are behind the increase in numbers of jellyfish appeared in Welsh waters, the Marine Conservation Society has said.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Somerset County, England, Carmarthenshire County, Wales,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Market Rasen Mail

Say cheese! as Sir Edward fundraises for general election

Tealby and Walesby Conservatives recently enjoyed a cheese and wine evening at the home of Kelly and Kirsten Smith of Tealby, with Sir Edward and Lady Leigh in attendance.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Spectator

Exclusive - Liam Fox turns down job as Foreign Office minister

I can confirm that Liam Fox was offered Minister of State at the Foreign Office with responsibility for India, China and Latin America.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Small World News Service

Bizarre 'sea monster' found washed up on a British beach

Lisa Worthington, 42, came across the denizen of the deep while out walking the family dog with husband, Peter, 52, and their two children.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Star

Simply red: Tourists flock to MASSIVE fields of poppies

TOURISTS have flocked to the farmland of south west England to see a once-in-a-lifetime event - two fields covered in vibrant poppies.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Newsday

Care charity 'to fold within months'

Bristol Foundation Housing is evicting all of its remaining tenants - 65 in total - in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

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Related Topix: Somerset County, England, United Kingdom, Gloucestershire County, England

This is Wiltshire

Mental health service clients help to nurture first In Bloom Awards

A SPOT of planting and landscaping has allowed patients' confidence - and competitive streak - to blossom as they prepare to go head to head with other units across the region at the mental health services' very first In Bloom Awards.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Vegetables, Food

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Gazette Series

Vince Cable visits South Gloucestershire to announce multi-million Growth Deal funding package

Vince Cable, Secretary of State for Business, with Prof Steve West and staff and students from the Bristol Robotics Lab.

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Newsday

Contractors ordered to relay roads

Contractors have been ordered to rip up and relay roads near Weston-super-Mare because they are "not up to standard".

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Related Topix: Somerset County, England, United Kingdom

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