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  1. 39 fascinating pictures that show the M4 and Severn Bridge being builtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    These wonderful pictures show then modern semi-detached homes being shored up above the Brynglas tunnel in 1966 and the last pieces of the first Severn Bridge being lifted into place The fascinating pictures show what were then modern semi-detached homes being shored up above the Brynglas tunnel in 1966. And they reveal the mouth of the Severn with no bridge in place and just the first signs of work beginning.

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  2. Top five things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Southland Times

    ... this Saturday at Frank Syben's farm on Newell Rd, Tokoroa. Cheese rolling is a hails from 15th century Gloucester, England - for what reason, unknown. Tamahere Country Market is having a special twilight market with an international theme this ...

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  3. Man who gardai believed wanted to die by 'death by cop' is jailed...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... bomb, but he could find no evidence of the man having met with gardai. Partridge who is now living in Gloucester, England but previously of Greencastle Road, Coolock, Dublin pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to possession of an air ...

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  4. UK twins turn heads: One is white, the other blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTVR Richmond

    Here's a pair of twins no one will have trouble telling apart: One is white, and one is black. Thanks to a rare quirk of nature, Lucy is the alabaster-skinned redhead, and Maria has their part-Jamaican mother's dark skin and hair.

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  5. Nobody Can Believe These Beautiful Sisters Are Biological TwinsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Seventeen

    When people first see 18-year-olds Lucy and Maria Aylmer, they can tell that the two teens from Gloucester, England, are strikingly pretty. What they can't tell is that Lucy, who has fair skin and ginger hair, and Maria, who is dark-skinned with black hair, are actually biological twins.

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  6. The Bodleian LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Free Dictionary

    Known to Oxford scholars as "Bodley" or simply "the Bod", under the Legal Deposit Libraries Act 2003 it is one of six legal deposit libraries for works published in the United Kingdom and under Irish Law it is entitled to request a copy of each book published in the Republic of Ireland. The Bodleian operates principally as a reference library and in general documents may not be removed from the reading rooms.

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  7. David Thomas to Release Visual Career RetrospectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... Stansfield and Bananarama's Sara Dallin. When Thomas, who originally trained as a plumber, moved from Gloucester, England, to London as a young man he soon realized that "you couldn't just be fabulous there, you had to do something." After deciding ...

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  8. Stroud farmers' market news with Gerb Gerbrands: Carnivores will love new stallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    IT WILL be a good day for meat lovers this Saturday as we introduce a new stall onto the market. Lack of space as the months progress may mean we don't see them too often so if you enjoy a savoury meat snack you had better hunt down Big Horn Biltong.

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  9. it Will be a good day for meat lovers this Saturday as we introduce a new stall onto the market.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Lack of space as the months progress may mean we don't see them too often so if you enjoy a savoury meat snack you had better hunt down Big Horn Biltong. Biltong is a variety of dried, cured meat that originated in Southern Africa and at Big Horn Biltong, they use free range beef to create their range of five flavours - 198g of beef is used to produce 100g of finished product.

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  10. All Blacks prop Wyatt Crockett keen to keep his Kiwi connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    The thought of spurning a small mountain of English pounds or euros does not make Wyatt Crockett twitch at night. The 36-test loosehead prop could command a generous salary in England or France and, like many other professional rugby players in New Zealand, he probably had to take several deep breaths recently when he learned former All Blacks team-mate John Afoa signed a four-year deal worth about $1 million per season with English club Gloucester.

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    Thursday Feb 26 | This is Gloucestershire

    Alan Martinovic is confident Hartpury can continue their outstanding form into next season even though the club doesn't have the same foundations owned by other National One mainstays. Maintaining their position in the league was a priority this season, feeling their way at first and then profiting from patience as they came to terms with the intensity against a higher class of opposition.

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  12. Stroud MP Neil Carmichael given unique beer awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Gazette Series

    The special honour is a joint initiative from the two groups who want to recognise the role MPs played in supporting Britain's national drink during the 2010 to 2015 Parliament. The award highlights Mr Carmichael's support in securing historic consecutive cuts in beer duty in the 2013 and 2014 budgets, as well as his help to safeguard jobs and investment and keeping beer affordable for consumers.

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  13. History's Most Expensive CrankshaftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Jalopnik

    ... the tune of billions of dollars. In the 1850s a man named Hadley was operating a steam-powered mill in Gloucester, England. I'm told that town name is only two-syllables when spoken aloud despite how it appears in print. One day, the crankshaft in ...

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  14. Gloucestershire: safer gate streets as bollards switch onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    The new automatic bollards will operate seven days a week between 10am and 5pm and will stop any vehicles accessing the 'gate streets', protecting the pedestrianised area and making it a safer environment for shoppers. When the bollards are not in operation, the roads will be open for delivery access.

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  15. Gatland raises question over futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Wales head coach Warren Gatland has paid a glowing tribute to departing Welsh Rugby Union group chief executive Roger Lewis - but admitted it could impact on his own long-term future. During that time, Wales have won three RBS 6 Nations titles, including two Grand Slams, and reached a World Cup semi-final.

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  16. Artists showcased at Ilminster Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

    Four From The Forest showcases the work of Chris Sinden, Peter Walwin, Linda Twiddy and Jackie Cox. Although they use different media, the artists share a love of nature that inspires their art.

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  17. Businessman jailed for attacking love rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | This Is Somerset

    Shamed business director Mark Dodd, pictured, began a 14-year prison sentence yesterday for the vicious attempted murder of his ex-partner's estranged husband. Main images: police officers inspect an Audi vehicle after Dodd launched his brutal attack Business director Mark Dodd started a 14-year stretch in jail yesterday for the vicious attempted murder of his ex-partner's estranged husband Business director Mark Dodd started a 14-year stretch in jail yesterday for the vicious attempted murder of his ex-partner's estranged husband.

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  18. Tigers made to work hard for winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Sporting Life

    A review of the weekend's action in the Aviva Premiership as Leicester won a scrappy game at London Irish. Leicester moved up to sixth spot in the Aviva Premiership with an unconvincing 12-6 win over London Irish in a dreadful game at the Madejski Stadium on Sunday.

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  19. Planning Applications registered between 09.02.15 and 13.02.15.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Any persons wishing to make representations about any of these applications may do so in writing to the Head of Planning at the above address as soon as possible. It should be noted that any comments on a planning application will be treated as a public document and will be placed on our website.

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  20. Bath head coach Mike Ford wants to see his side finally beat NorthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Blackburn Citizen

    Bath boss Mike Ford admits "we know what is coming" when Aviva Premiership title rivals Northampton arrive at the Recreation Ground on Saturday for a table-topping clash. Bath have beaten Northampton just once in the last nine meetings across all competitions, while it is four years since Ford's men claimed a Premiership win against the reigning English champions.

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