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  1. Gwynedd council tax to rise by 4.5% after new budget is approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Proposal for a lower increase of 3.5% is rejected by Gwynedd Council during debate which saw one councillor brand the tax hike "immoral" A community leader has warned that a planned tax rise could mean the difference between people living comfortably and going hungry. During a meeting of the full council in Caernarfon this afternoon , members voted by 62-5 in favour of the tax hike with one councillor abstaining.

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  2. Disaster officer defends gate moveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BBC News

    A police inspector at Hillsborough was "convinced" that opening exit gates to allow fans in was the "right course of action", a jury has heard. John Bennett, who climbed on the roof of a turnstile block, said "frightened" fans in a crush outside the stadium feared "serious injury or worse".

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  3. LOOK: Anglesey dad spends night in hospital cupboard as staff 'needed his bed'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Paul Ross-Bowker from Brynsiencyn was left in Ysbyty Gwynedd store room with just a brass bell to call for help just days after having his appendix removed A dad-of-two was forced to endure a night in a hospital store cupboard with just a brass bell to call for help less than three days after having his appendix removed. That night, the IT programmer from Brynsiencyn , Anglesey , underwent surgery to have his appendix removed before being taken back to his bed on Ogwen ward.

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  4. Marti Pellow to star in Blood Brothers at Lynn Corn ExchangeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lynn News

    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. Hailed as one of the best musicals of all time, Blood Brothers is being staged at Lynn Corn Exchange next month and will star Marti Pellow and Maureen Nolan.

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  5. Drug gang tried to retrieve car from police compound for hidden A 1m stash of heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The quick thinking of four men - one from the compound, an RAC worker, and two staff from a neighbouring firm - stopped the audacious attempt A drug gang was caught in the act trying to retrieve a car with a hidden A 1m stash of heroin from a police compound. The 2kg cargo was hidden in the vehicle, unbeknown to police officers who seized it as it was driven north through Cumbria last year.

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  6. Ticket details for All-Star charity matchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Liverpool FC

    Liverpool FC have released the following ticket information for the All-Star Charity Match to be played at Anfield on Sunday March 29, 2015, with kick-off scheduled for 3pm GMT. The stadium will be ticketed, priced at 20 for adults, 15 for over 65s and just 5 for juniors.

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  7. LOOK: Iconic Menai Bridge is honoured on new postage stamp by Royal MailRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The bridge, which spans the Menai Strait connects Anglesey with Gwynedd, is among a number of architectural marvels to feature in new collection The 176.5m suspension bridge, which connects Anglesey with mainland Wales, features in the new collection of first-class stamps. In total, 10 of the UK's most dramatic bridges feature in the collection which was announced on Thursday morning.

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  8. Election 2015: Your North Wales manifestoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    It includes 30 national and local questions on subjects including the NHS, education, immigration and crime. Answer as many as you like.

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  9. Popular Wrexham park could commemorate World War 1Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A patch of land in a popular Wrexham park could soon be used remember the millions of servicemen who perished in World War 1. Wrexham council chiefs are pushing for a piece of land at Bellevue Park on the town centre's outskirts to be given Centenary Field status. The Centenary Fields initiative, aims to secure recreational spaces in perpetuity to honour the memory of those who died in the 1914 - 1918 conflict.

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  10. Comedian Tudur Owen is "sinning" across WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Tudur Owen, the popular Welsh comedian, will be "Sinning" all over Wales this Spring with his new stand up comedy show, "Pechu" . This is Tudur's most ambitious tour to date, indeed, it's Welsh language comedy's most ambitious tour ever.

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  11. Blaenau Ffestiniog slate quarry to re-open with 'roof blown off'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A slate quarry - closed last year after more than 175 years - is set to re-open with the "roof blown off" to develop new seams. Quarrying work was halted at the Llechwedd/Maenofferen Welsh slate quarry in Blaenau Ffestiniog in April 2014 with 19 quarrymen laid off.

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  12. Standard Chartered Jumps as Bank Rules Out Capital RaiseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... capital raise and management tried to signal here they don't need to do that," said Gary Greenwood, a Liverpool, England-based analyst at Shore Capital Group Ltd. with a buy rating on the stock. "The good news is they've held the dividend and the ...

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  13. Dancer bids to set British record with Chinese Gangnam-style danceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    After taking China by storm, dancer Fenfen Huang is to bring a Chinese Gangnam-style dance to the streets of Britain. Huang, the artistic director of the award-winning cultural charity organization China Pearl, has recruited internet sensation Shaun Gibson to help her bid to set a record for the highest number of flash-mob dancers to perform outside of China.

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  14. Liverpool beats Burnley 2-0, stays in touch with top 4Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Liverpool beats Burnley 2-0, stays in touch with top 4 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ALhMWf LIVERPOOL, England - Jordan Henderson and Daniel Sturridge scored for Liverpool in a 2-0 win over Burnley that kept the Reds in the hunt for Champions League qualification on Wednesday. Henderson, standing in as captain for Steven Gerrard, slotted home in the 29th minute and Daniel Sturridge headed in the second in the 51st as Liverpool took its unbeaten run in the league to 12 games.

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  15. Charity champion Ann makes giant leapRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Jumping out of a plane at 10,000 feet has helped a charity champion from a Birkenhead store raise A 700. Ann Woodward has taken part in numerous fundraising feats during her 28 years working with Argos in Pyramids Shopping Centre, and this was her latest leap of faith.

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  16. Plans unveiled to upgrade North Wales coast railway and reduce journey timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    More trains between Wrexham and Chester and a new station in Shotton could also also on the cards as part of Network Rail proposals Upgrading the North Wales coast railway line to cut journey times and building a brand new station at Shotton are among a host of improvement plans unveiled by Network Rail. As part of its Welsh Route Study draft published yesterday, the transport firm has come up with an ambitious list of proposals to meet the increasing demand for rail services over the next 10-30 years.

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  17. Llangollen outdoors instructor had 'no idea' man he trained was part of al QaedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Peter Carol taught former Islamic extremist and CIA informant Morten Storm canoeing, bushcraft and leadership skills on activity camps in North Wales A North Wales man has spoken of his shock at finding out the "friendly chap" he had been training in outdoor skills was a member of al Qaeda. Peter Carol, who runs ProAdventure Activities in Llangollen , taught Danish national Morten Storm canoeing, bushcraft and leadership skills during a number of "camps" with the company in the area.

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  18. Man on murder charge after body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Martin Daiken, 27, who lived on the same street, has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Liverpool Crown Court on Friday. BBC Local Live will be back from 08:00 on Thursday with the latest news, sport, travel and weather for Merseyside.

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  19. UFO Caught from Airplane Over Liverpool, EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    An airline passenger recorded footage of an apparent UFO while recently flying over Liverpool, England. What do you think it is? Something real or perhaps the work of editing? Share your thoughts! UFO Caught from Airplane Over Liverpool, England An airline passenger recorded footage of an apparent UFO while recently flying over Liverpool, England.

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  20. Flintshire development goes ahead four years lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    A much-needed housing development held up for four years because of a legal blunder by the Welsh Government will finally get underway in the coming months. Pennaf Housing Group was given the green light to build 21 affordable homes on Aston Mead in 2011 after extension plans for the A494 fell through.

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