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  1. March 5 to 11 calendar of events in the Berkshires and Southern VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Berkshire Botanical Garden has opened its annual bulb show in the greenhouse at Routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge.

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  2. 'Fifty Shades' gag by PM has guests tied up with laughterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    DAVID Cameron turned 50 shades of red when he was roped in to help launch this year's Chipping Norton Literary Festival. Speaking in support of the fourth annual festival, the Prime Minister revealed that wife Samantha got him thinking she'd taken a bit of bedroom inspiration from 'mummy porn' novel, EL James's Fifty Shades of Grey.

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  3. Recap: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Wednesday 4 MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  4. Downton Factor returns to town for a sixth seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    STARS from the hit television period drama Downton Abbey were spotted filming at Cogges Manor Farm, near Witney, on Monday. Hugh Bonneville, who plays Lord Grantham, and Laura Carmichael, who plays lady Edith Crawley, were seen on set.

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  5. Prime Minister David Cameron: I back 'Fast Track Worcester' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

    PRIME Minister David Cameron says he wants to see Worcester served by better train services - using a Commons debate to back a hard-hitting campaign towards making it happen. During today's Prime Minister's Questions the PM called the city's train network "vital" and revealed how he is personally supporting the 'Fast Track Worcester' campaign.

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  6. Downton Abbey at Cogges Manor Farm, including Hugh Bonneville as Lord GranthamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    STARS from the hit television period drama Downton Abbey were spotted filming at Cogges Manor Farm, near Witney, on Monday. Hugh Bonneville, who plays Lord Grantham, and Laura Carmichael, who plays lady Edith Crawley, were seen on set.

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  7. Taunton Vale Harriers meet at Clayhidon, Wellington, Somerset on 3rd February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Horse and Hound

    This Oxfordshire based hunt has a mixed country with grass, set-aside and corn crossed with timber and some hedges. The kennels are based near Faringdon and the hunt dates back to 1830 in its present form.

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  8. Former Vickers-Armstrong worker's plea to former colleagues after deadly mesothelioma diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Jim Black has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, which he believes he contracted while working for Vickers-Armstrong in South Marston or on passenger ships such as the QE2 A RETIRED factory worker who spent over 20 years working at the Vickers-Armstrong factory in South Marston is appealing to his former workmates for help in his legal battle after he was diagnosed with mesothelioma - an incurable asbestos-related cancer. Jim Black, 77, a Swindon grandfather, was given the deadly diagnosis in November 2014, devastating him, his wife of 57 years and their family, including two children and four grandchildren.

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  9. Taylor Wimpey unveils is plans for Coley Park and SouthcoteRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Two exhibitions will be held to show a 70-home site in Coley Park and 120 homes and a school in Southcote The developer is currently drawing up plans for two housing estate - one for about 120 homes alongside the new school on the former Elvian School site in Bath Road, Southcote , and the other for around 70 homes on land formerly belonging to DEFRA, off Coley Avenue, in Coley Park. Andy Barron, Land and Planning Director for Taylor Wimpey West London, said: "As a considerate, responsible developer we want to give people the chance to have their say on development plans for their area - and this is why we are inviting the local community to find out more about our proposals for the Coley Park and Elvian School sites.

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  10. Sixth annual Twyford Beer Festival in danger after hall booking is calledRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Organisers behind Twyford Beer Festival are looking into other options after the hall booking it had for 2015 was cancelled The sixth annual Twyford Beer Festival could be in danger after it was announced its hall booking had been pulled. The event which last year saw ale lovers raise A 6,500 for Orchid, the male cancer charity, when it was held at Loddon Hall in Loddon Hall Road, Twyford was expected to be held at Hurst Village Hall in School Road in 2015.

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  11. Bible Program Tackles Domestic Violence in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Newswire

    Marking International Women's Day, March 8 Contact: Andrea Rhodes, +44 118-952-1428 SWINDON, England, March 4, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- Say the word 'Caribbean' and many people think of wide sandy beaches, palm trees and holidays. But for a growing number of women who live there, life is blighted by domestic violence.

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  12. Pretty blades all in a row: Barry Leighton examines the great Swindon Windfarm SagaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Adam Twine celebrates the official opening of the Westmill Wind Farm in 2008, some 15 years after instigating plans for one of the first on-shore wind clusters in the south of England HAVING once waded through the 1974 Penguin Classics edition of Don Quixote I found it almost impossible when writing about the Swindon Windfarm Saga to resist conjuring images of Cervantes' plucky hero vigorously thrusting himself at windmills. I have bashed out countless stories on this particular subject over the years; our wind-cluster controversy was a tale with legs that ran and ran for well over a decade.

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  13. Man remanded on bail in connection with voyeurism offenceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    A man from Longwick who was charged in connection with a voyeurism offence has been remanded on bail after an appearance at court. Lafaiette Thomas Vieira, from Chestnut Way, was charged with one count of voyeurism in connection with an incident that occurred in Thame Sports and Arts Centre on Tuesday, December 16. It is alleged that at about 7.50pm, a man peered over a cubicle in the communal changing areas while a woman was changing.

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  14. Roads reopen as work is completedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Wales & West Utilities has had a lane closed between Farnsby Street and Milton Road since February 25 as gas leak was being traced and repaired. Volta Road, Broadgreen , was due to be reopened by Swindon Borough Council today.

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  15. Kathleen MullinsRead the original story

    Monday | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The family will receive friends Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, March 6, 2015, at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Walker Memory Gardens.

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  16. Sycamore teacher receives scholarshipRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | De Kalb Midweek

    Sycamore High School English teacher Annette Keca has been awarded a Fulbright-Hays Scholarship to study in the Philippines this summer. Annette Keca, a Sycamore High School English teacher, has been awarded a Fulbright-Hays Scholarship to study abroad this summer in the Philippines.

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  17. Photo Coverage: Close Quarter Productions Presents The Heart Of Things by Giles Cole - Jermyn StreetRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Heart of Things by Giles Cole runs at Jermyn Street Theatre from 10 March to 4 April. Nick Waring plays the lead role of disillusioned English teacher, Peter Calder, and says it was the writing that drew him to the play.

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  18. Book celebrates war volunteersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Banbury Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The 31 known volunteers from Oxfordshire who laid their lives on the line during the Spanish Civil War are commemorated in a book co-written by a Deddington author.

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  19. Westgate developer is blamed for jam after 'ignoring advice'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire

    LONG delays faced by drivers on Oxford's ring road yesterday could have been avoided had the county council's advice been heeded by contractors working on the Westgate redevelopment, it has been claimed. Motorists were stuck in congestion as temporary traffic lights in Thames Street were put in place, against the advice of the council, as part of work on the new Westgate Shopping Centre.

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  20. Reckless driver jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Henley Standard

    A MAN who led police on a high-speed chase through Caversham has been jailed. Jordan Downey drove at speeds of up to 68mph and on the wrong side of the road as well as going through red traffic lights during the chase, which lasted up to 15 minutes.

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