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  1. Rants & RavesRead the original story

    37 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    Rave: For volunteering during the holidays. More than 30 people volunteered to help out with this year's Christmas Eve meal at the Loaves and Fishes building in Sydney.


  2. Too many children's social worker posts are unfilled, it has been warnedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    Experts have warned that children are being put at risk as new figures show 11% of posts for permanent children's social workers in England are unfilled. The British Association of Social Workers , the largest professional association for social work in the UK, warned that gaps in the service can " up the ante" for vulnerable children.


  3. The successful Chance to Shine charity project, keeping cricket alive in primary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    THE Gloucestershire Cricket Board will coach in more secondary schools than ever before thanks to new funding from the Chance to Shine charity. The partnership will allow GCB coaches to deliver over 1,400 hours of cricket across more than 40 secondary schools.


  4. Youth Cricket: Cirencester's Eve Alder features on county's Emerging Players' ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    The Gloucestershire County Board's 2014 Girls' Emerging Players' Programme group receiving coaching from Ashes-winning batter Lydia Greenway THE cricket season is still five months away but Gloucestershire's top youngsters are already back in training as part of the 2014/15 Emerging Players' Programme . Fifteen players aged 13 to 17 from across the county are currently attending specialist weekly sessions in Bristol and Gloucester led by GCB head of performance Tim Hancock.


  5. Chippenham Town: Long-serving Griffin to leave BluebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    POPULAR Chippenham Town striker Alan Griffin is to leave the club following his recent knee surgery, the Bluebirds announced today. Fans' favourite Griffin will take a break from Southern League football following his operation, which has left him unavailable for boss Mark Collier's squad for much of the season.


  6. Emperor's Choice claims Welsh Grand NationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Emperor's Choice showed endless stamina to deny Benvolio and Glenquest in a thrilling finish to the Coral Welsh Grand National at Chepstow. The Venetia Williams-trained seven-year-old appeared to have blown his chance when making a mistake in the home straight, handing the initiative to the Irish challenger Glenquest.


  7. Hellenic League: Derby clashes await local sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Swindon Advertiser

    SHRIVENHAM manager Sam Collier is expecting an almighty tussle with Highworth Town when the two sides do battle in the Hellenic League Premier Division today. The struggling Barrington Park outfit will be hoping to upset the formbook when they make the short trip to the Elms.


  8. Bradford Park Avenue set to unleash new loan recruitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BRADFORD Park Avenue are looking to follow up their derby victory at Harrogate Town in a cracker of a Boxing Day fixture as they cross the border into Lancashire for a roses clash with Chorley. Garry Flitcroft's high-flying hosts are newcomers to the Vanarama Conference North but they have taken to it well.


  9. Rearguard display esnures County make it maximum points for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    NEWPORT County AFC ensured their supporters a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year as they made it two wins on the spin over the festive period. Chris Zebroski's first half strike, a superb defensive display and a whole lot of Welsh hywl were the difference as the Exiles powered up the table and gave the perfect response to their 3-0 thumping at Kenilworth Road.


  10. Stonehouse News with Lesley WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Thank you to everyone who send contributions to this column and please keep sending them in. One or two extra people joining a club or organisation can make all the difference to their success.


  11. 'Major incident' plan for 999 crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BBC News

    The South Western Ambulance Service Foundation Trust said demand this weekend on its 999 and non-emergency 111 numbers had been "extremely high". The service said it went on standby to declare a major incident - defined as something which may disrupt services or require special arrangements to be implemented by health staff - on Saturday.


  12. Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division: Paulton Rovers 2 Chippenham Town 1Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    THERE was no Boxing Day cheer for Chippenham Town as they slipped to their third defeat in a row at Paulton Rovers this afternoon. Mark Collier's men, who had Iain Harvey sent off in the second half, were beaten 2-1 in Somerset and have now gone eight matches without a victory in the Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division.


  13. Help wanted to find 150 stolen computer tabletsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Gazette Series

    HELP is wanted from people living in South Gloucestershire following the theft of more than 150 Learnpad Octavo tablets from the University of the West of England. The incident happened at the Glenside Campus of the University of the West of England on Blackberry Hill between 2:30pm on Tuesday, December 9 and 10:40am on Wednesday, December 10. Avon and Somerset police would like anyone who recognises the tablets, has seen them offered for sale or has any information about the burglary to contact them.


  14. Town on a most Christmassya listRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Stratford Herald

    THE Stratford Mop of 1914 appeared little changed from previous years. Wartime austerity had not yet set in and few people foresaw that the conflict would be lengthy.


  15. Chippenham Town: Collier plans Bluebirds changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | This is Wiltshire

    CHIPPENHAM Town chief Mark Collier has promised to make changes to his team on Boxing Day following last weekend's 5-0 thrashing. Matt Coupe is fit to return for Town after injury but Collier will give late fitness tests to Jordan Roberts, James Guthrie, Conor McCormack and Alex Ferguson ahead of the trip to Winterfield Road.


  16. Retired Thornbury army major praises the generosity of people in South GloucestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Gazette Series

    A RETIRED Thornbury army major has praised the generosity of people in South Gloucestershire in helping the forces charity Troop Aid. Geoff Watkins said their big-hearted support had helped the organisation win the coveted Queen's Award for Voluntary Service.


  17. Jermain Grandison: Could return for ShrewsburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sporting Life

    Bayo Akinfenwa also missed Boxing Day's win at Portsmouth due to a shin injury and Neal Ardley will assess the recovery levels of those who did play before finalising his selection plans. Christian Ribeiro could return to Exeter's line-up when they visit Kingsmeadow.


  18. Taylor can leave CheltenhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ananova

    The 27-year-old is free for loan or a permanent transfer in January and has been left out of their squad for the last three league matches. His contract expires at the end of the campaign and he has made 21 appearances for the Robins this term.


  19. Jockey Aidan Coleman hails Welsh National triumph on Emperor's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    Rooney finally fills Scholes' void: A decade has gone since a United midfielder scored 10 goals in a season, but puzzle is solved thanks to star's deadly passing, lung-busting runs, spirit and soul WARNOCK SACKED: Crystal Palace axe manager after just four months in charge as first Premier League boss departs this season I won't sell Balotelli... I must keep my Liverpool squad together, insists Rodgers despite claims striker has 'contacted' Inter pals over Anfield exit Barry is first to reach 100 yellow cards in Premier League history... but who else is in top 10 of booking bad-boys? We're coming for you! Rooney warns Chelsea and City that United are ready to make it a three-horse title race I will fight to the death to make 2015 even better than this year: Ronaldo soaks up sun in Dubai but sends chilling warning to rivals Hazard shows he is hot property during Christmas game of Monopoly ... (more)


  20. Cheltenham v NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sporting Life

    The Italian midfielder departed Whaddon Road after the expiry of his contract, despite making 13 appearances for the club this term. Matt Taylor will be assessed before the clash after he limped off in the 32nd minute of the loss at Exeter.