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  1. Stuart's marathon effort for lung cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    A WIRRAL man is taking part in the Vitality Liverpool Half Marathon today in aid of asbestos-related lung cancer research. He is running 13.1 miles dressed head-to-toe in asbestos safety equipment for the Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund, which is part of the British Lung Foundation.

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  2. Six ways charity game will help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Liverpool FC

    The Liverpool FC Foundation aims to harness people's passion for the Reds and use it to help people through health, education and employment. LFC's Foundation aims to bring communities together, inspire social action and improve people's life chances - for both those in the club's locality and for LFC's family of fans across the world.

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  3. LOOK: Easter in North Wales through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Take a look at our gallery of people celebrating Easter by walking in a parade, feeding new born lambs and relaxing on the beach in North Wales From people taking part in bonnet parades to pictures of new born lambs you can see how people enjoyed Easter. You can also see pictures of people enjoying the sunshine on Rhyl beach and a penguin at Welsh Mountain Zoo looking confused at a large Easter egg.

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  4. North Wales 'left out' of European Commission transport funding mapRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Aled Roberts AM fears improvements to the A55 and rail electrification could be jeopardised by the disappearance of the region from the map The disappearance of North Wales from a European funding map has raised fears that the region could miss out on millions of pounds of investment in the transport network. The European Commission's main transport funding programmes - TEN-T and the Core Corridor Network - provide billions to improve the continent's main transport links and boost economies.

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  5. Land Rover reveals second instalment of 'My Journey, My Inspiration' film seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Premium SUV manufacturer, Land Rover, has revealed the second instalment of its ' My Journey, My Inspiration' film series. The film depicts the inspiring story of Lebanese paraplegic, Michael Haddad, who defied all odds to become a professional athlete, as well as complete record-breaking walking and climbing challenges to raise awareness for individuals with disabilities.

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  6. Police seize heroin in Eastbourne raidsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Eastbourne Herald

    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. Police have arrested 16 people, including one local man, after 50,000 cash and six kilos of heroin were seized in a series of drugs raids in Eastbourne and Brighton.

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  7. Review: Erik Larson's 'Dead Wake' a thrilling re-creation of sinking of the LusitaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    On May 7, 1915, toward the end of her 101st round-trip crossing from New York to Liverpool, England, the British Cunard liner Lusitania was struck by a torpedo fired from a German submarine about 12 miles off the southern coast of Ireland. The Lusitania , weighing more than 44,000 tons and one of the grandest of luxury liners, sank in approximately 25 minutes with a loss of 1,198 lives out of a total of 1,959 aboard.

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  8. Lobbying group for fracking in Lancashire supported by firms mainly outside countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A major lobbying group created to make the business case for fracking in Lancashire is mainly supported by firms outside the county, an investigation has revealed.

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  9. Woman in Gold : 9 Facts about Maria Altmann's story not in the filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | She Knows

    ... and Maria fled to America. After Maria's brother-in-law, Bernhard, started a new textile factory in Liverpool, England, he sent Maria a cashmere sweater to see if Americans might like the fine, soft wool that wasn't available in the States at the ...

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  10. Welsh Mountain Zoo sets ambitious A 6m fundraising targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNorthWales

    The zoo in Colwyn Bay saw a record amount of people through its doors in 2014 and the busiest Christmas for six years. Managers have already spent A 35,000 on a new gibbon enclosure and are due to spend A 20,000 updating its media centre and A 75,000 on a new home for the family of snow leopards.

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  11. Meet meerkats, snow leopards and penguins at Welsh Mountain ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNorthWales

    A trip to the zoo can be a chance to see animals up close that children have only seen on television or read about in story books. Taking part in an animal encounter, I had the chance to feed some of the zoo's most popular animals.

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  12. Profiles: Local lads in the All-Star clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Liverpool FC

    While Sunday's All-Star charity match at Anfield will assemble talent from across Europe, there will also be a strong local showing out on the pitch. Selected and captained by Scousers Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher, the teams will lock horns in the 3pm BST kick-off, which you can watch exclusively live on LFCTV and LFCTV GO .

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  13. Grand National: Aintree bans photos of 'typical' Liverpool womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Anorak

    Ladies make their way home at the end of Ladies Day on the second day of the Grand National meeting at Aintree Racecourse on 13 April 2007, Liverpool, England. News is that Aintree racecourse wants to ban photographs of women in 'inappropriate' poses.

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  14. Southport out of Sefton: council leader Peter Dowd on why divorce may ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Southport Visiter

    Sefton Council leader Cllr Peter Dowd has challenged those calling for Southport to come out of Sefton to have "a serious debate" - but warned the impact of leaving the borough may not be good news for the town. He cited the recent example of Scottish independence where campaigners were keen to leave the Union but only on their terms.

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  15. North Wales in 'grip of horse crisis' as RSPCA rescues nearly 2,000 animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNorthWales

    Nearly 2,000 horses, ponies and donkeys were rescued across North Wales last year by the RSPCA, prompting claims England and Wales are in the "grip of a horse crisis." Shocking new figures out today reveal RSPCA officers dealt with 432 complaints involving 1,903 horses in North Wales alone.

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  16. Conwy and Denbighshire merger was rejected due to A 14m cost, claims chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNorthWales

    Mohammed Mehmet, the chief executive of Denbighshire Council, says the decision is a missed opportunity as it would have led to long term savings A proposed merger between two councils was rejected by the Welsh Government partly because it would have cost A 14 million to set up, it has been claimed. But Denbighshire chief executive Mohammed Mehmet said the real reason for rejecting the scheme was partly because the North Wales authorities had asked for help footing the up-front costs.

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  17. The Worst Nuclear and Chemical Accidents in HistoryRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | Infoplease

    ... cleaned up enough for families to begin moving back to the area. Oct. 7, Windscale Pile No. 1, north of Liverpool, England: fire in a graphite-cooled reactor spewed radiation over the countryside, contaminating a 200-square-mile area. South Ural ...

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  18. Commuters outside the reopened Hamilton Square station this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wirral Globe

    The station is cleaner and less cluttered and the additional information uses more sophisticated technology making it easier for passengers to plan journeys. Network Rail worked with Merseyrail and Merseytravel to plan the upgrade which is the latest in a A 40m upgrade of stations in Merseyside.

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  19. UPDATED: Police raid homes across Merseyside in crackdown on illegal off-road motorbikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wirral Globe

    FOLLOWING the death of a young Birkenhead man earlier this year, police have raided homes across Merseyside in a crackdown against illegal use of scrambler bikes. Fourteen addresses were targeted this morning across north Liverpool and Knowsley, as well as at a storage yard in Fazakerley.

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  20. Too many roadworks 'choking' A55 and other North Wales main roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNorthWales

    AMs quizzed managers of North and Mid Wales Trunk Road Agency over why so many road works were happening at the same time As motorists face another year of misery with more works scheduled on the A55 fed-up Assembly Members grilled network managers. A manager from the North and Mid Wales Trunk Road Agency was bombarded with questions as to why works on the dual carriageway had been scheduled at the same time as those at the Posthouse Roundabout.

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