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  1. Toblerone lorry theft gang jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Independent.ie

    A haulage yard was targeted by thieves who stole a refrigerated trailer with A 201,000 worth of Toblerone chocolate inside, a court heard A gang who stole articulated lorries and their loads, including more than A 200,000-worth of Toblerone chocolate and A 23,000-worth of whiskey, has been jailed. Detectives said the six-strong group, mainly from the Liverpool area, were "organised, professional" criminals who stole lorries and their contents to sell on.

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  2. Thieves who stole A 200,000 worth of whisky & chocolate jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | ITV

    Six thieves who stole articulated lorries and their hauls, including expensive whiskey and A 200,000 worth of chocolate, have been sentenced to more than 27 years in prison. The group, who are mostly based in the Liverpool area, appeared at Maidstone Crown Court on Tuesday 26 May to be sentenced for their individual roles in three theft offences which took place in the Dover area in April 2013.

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  3. Toblerone truck thieves who stole more than A 200,000 worth of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    That's a lot of duty free! Toblerone truck thieves who stole more than A 200,000 worth of the chocs and A 23,000 of whisky are jailed for 25 years A gang who stole A 200,000 worth of Toblerone chocolate and A 23,000 of whisky from articulated lorries have been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison. The six thieves were jailed today for their individual roles in three thefts which took place in the Dover area in April 2013.

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  4. Three Queens Liverpool 2015: What's it like to enjoy a cruise on board a Cunard liner?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Hundreds of thousands of people have enjoyed watching the Three Queens spectacular in and around Liverpool these past three days. Many spectators were watching the breathtaking floating palaces and wondering one thing - just what is it like to enjoy a cruise on board one of them? We asked cruise expert John Cooper, a television presenter for Sky TV's Holiday & Cruise Channel , about his week-long experience on board Cunard's Queen Elizabeth cruise liner.

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  5. Full Flush Poker announces Stairway to Vegas Step Challenge winnersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... plus $2,000 in cash for travel and other expenses. Splash, from Bremen, Germany, and AWINTER, from Liverpool, England, both regretfully declined their tournament entry due to work commitments and personal circumstances. They have however, received ...

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  6. Welsh dairy processor launches new 'Totally Welsh' bottled milk brandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Launching Mark Hunter's new Totally Welsh bottled milk brand are factory manager John Horsman , with the company's managing director, Mark Hunter Originally a fruit and veg packing business, it now processes 400,000 litres of milk each week, supplying milk and cream to stores and schools throughout south and west Wales. Factory manager John Horsman said: "We wanted to build our own identity and add value to Welsh milk here in Wales.

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  7. Weather girls aim to forecast the best curry house and chef in WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    With rugby legend Rupert Moon, they will attempt to forecast the winner the best curry house in Wales - and the country's best curry chef. A shortlist of 30 restaurants, voted for by the public, has been whittled down to the top four - each serving their own special recipe containing Welsh Lamb.

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  8. Southport organisations help to celebrate Three Queens spectacularRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Southport Lifeboat guided the Queen Mary 2 cruise ship into Liverpool on Sunday for the start of the Three Queens event An estimated one million people enjoyed the Three Queens spectacular at the weekend, with Southport playing a part in the extravaganza. Nick Porter, from the lifeboat, said: "We met the ship really early and then guided her all the way to Pier Head.

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  9. 'Outstanding' Houghton helps Birkenhead Park to home victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    AN outstanding bowling display by Rob Houghton helped Birkenhead Park to a six wickets home success over Southport & Birkdale in the Premier Division of the Liverpool Competition. It helped restrict the visitors to 176 and then Ian Daniel 67 and Luke Camden undefeated on 40 saw Park to victory.

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  10. Three Queens: More than 1.3 million people lined banks of River MerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    MORE than one million people lined the banks of the River Mersey on Monday for the 175th anniversary celebrations of Cunard. Wirral Council has hailed the Three Queens event as a "spectacular success".

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  11. Hightown CC fail to find the Spring in their stepRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Hightown St Mary's CC 1st XI's campaign in the Med-Imaging Liverpool and District Competition Division Two continued May 16, as they welcomed Wigan-based Spring View to Sandy Lane. It began well as Paul Jones struck early, and Matt Laybourne's three victims saw the visitors innings in trouble, but Declan Mulvey and Mark Wood , steadied the ship, and lower order contributions from Marc Birch , and Howard Bamber , saw them through to 192 all out off 46 overs.

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  12. South Wales Echo letters: Friday, May 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Every moderately educated British adult knows that the present EU was originally set up by the leaders of France and Germany, with the over-arching and honourable purpose of uniting nations in joint endeavour, so that the world wars of the past, would be less likely to recur.

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  13. Image revamp boosts Ryanair profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Budget airline Ryanair saw profits growth take off last year as a revamp designed to improve its image and attract business customers sent earnings soaring by 66%. The Irish no-frills carrier - which is celebrating its 30th anniversary - posted post-tax profits of 867 million euros for the year to the end of March, up from 523 million euros the previous year.

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  14. Saluting fallen comrades on Memorial Day in Today in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Cunard marque ocean liners, with three Cunard Queens taking up position off shore on the River Mersey in Liverpool, England. Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth are shown on Monday. The Three Queens spectacle celebrates the famous ...

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  15. Three Queens Liverpool: 22 stunning images of Three Graces lights...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Thousands of people have been wowed by a spectacular fireworks display in the latest celebration as prt of the Three Queens spectacular in Liverpool. Fireworks were set off in the middle of the River Mersey to say farewell to the Queen Elizabeth cruise liner as she sets sail for Southampton.

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  16. Jailed for 25 years: Lorry thieves Stuart Nicholson, Lee Gilmore,...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Kent Online

    Six thieves who stole articulated lorries and their hauls, including expensive whiskey and 200,000 worth of chocolate, have been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison. The group - mostly based in the Liverpool area - appeared at Maidstone Crown Court today to be sentenced for the in three thefts which took place in the Dover area in April 2013.

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  17. National Trust buys Great Orme land to protect 'very special' habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A stretch of the Great Orme which is rich in wildlife and archaeology has been bought by the National Trust for more than A 1 million as it launches a new vision for looking after the nation's coastlines. The Trust has acquired land as the latest acquisition in a 50-year Neptune Coastline Campaign to protect special seaside areas.

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  18. Three Queens Liverpool 2015: long delays as 1.3million extra people visitRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Merseyrail put a number of safety measures in place in the expectation of a higher number of travelllers - which included shutting Central Station to all Northern Rail passengers after 1pm. An estimated 1.3million extra people travelled into Liverpool from miles around to watch the high point of the Cunard 175th anniversary when the Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria cruise ships "danced" around each other in the Mersey and the Red Arrows flew overhead.

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  19. Cor Glanaethwy through to the final of Britain's Got TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    After a spine-tingling rendition of a bilingual version of The Prayer all four judges were on their feet and the crowd went wild The 167-strong choir , whose members are drawn from across Gwynedd , Anglesey and Conwy , took part in the first of the live semi-finals tonight on the ITV programme presented by Ant and Dec. They were the fifth of nine acts to perform and impress the judges and secure the all-important viewers' vote. More than one million votes were cast.

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  20. Cunard's Three Queens Perform River Dance on the Mersey in Salute to...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    The event culminated with the three ships - flagship Queen Mary 2 , - the largest passenger ships ever to muster together on the River Mersey, lined up across the river just 426 feet apart as the Red Arrows performed a fly-past overhead to the delight of the hundreds of thousands of spectators. Pier Head with its iconic Three Graces: The Royal Liver Building, The Cunard Building and The Port of Liverpool Building.

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