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  1. Fieldays thinks bigRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Fieldays will ask the Government to make the event's status as important as the Rugby World Cup and hopes that may give it better access to Treasury coffers. As the Mystery Creek event aims to move to a new echelon, it is to ask for something no other New Zealand event has yet been given - status under the Major Events Management Act.

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  2. Two arrests after reports a man was raped in New Inn Hall Street, OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oxford Mail

    POLICE have arrested two men on suspicion of rape after reports a man was attacked in an alleyway near New Inn Hall Street. They said two men, aged 20 and from Oxford, have been arrested on suspicion of rape and are currently in custody at this time."

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  3. A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited and Its SubsidiariesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... rating of A (Excellent) and the issuer credit ratings (ICR) of "a" of Aspen Insurance UK Limited (AIUK) (United Kingdom) and Aspen Bermuda Limited (ABL) (Bermuda). At the same time, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of "bbb" and the debt ratings of ...

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  4. A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Hiscox Ltd and Its SubsidiariesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... of Hiscox Insurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (Hiscox Bermuda), Hiscox Insurance Company Limited (Hisco) (United Kingdom) and Hiscox Insurance Company (Guernsey) Limited (Hiscox Guernsey). Concurrently, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of "bbb+" of ...

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  5. Daughter flies 4,600 miles from America to Scotland to see her...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Daughter flies 4,600 miles from America to Scotland to meet her long-lost father after 43 years apart - only for him to die two days later A father and daughter who were separated for 43 years reunited earlier this month, only for him to die two days later. Mary Garcia flew 4,600 miles from Texas to Kirkcaldy, Fiife, to meet her father who she had not seen since her parents split up in 1971.

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  6. State of Washington Chooses U.S. Bank as Fiscal Agent on Bond IssuancesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    U.S. Bank has been selected as the Fiscal Agent for the State of Washington. In this capacity, the U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Services division will oversee over 2,500 bond issuances by more than 250 bond issuing entities within the state including school districts, cities, water and sewer authorities, and counties.

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  7. Bristol cowboy builder Mark Jenkins jailed for five years after...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This Is Somerset

    A "complete cowboy" builder who took A 1.4 million from dozens of homeowners before leaving their properties like "bomb sites" has been jailed for five years. Mark Jenkins, 45, used a number of aliases to target customers in Bristol, north Somerset and south Wales between September 2011 and April this year.

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    1 hr ago | This is South Wales

    A MUM who helped to save a "lifeline" Llanelli children's centre that was earmarked to be cut, plans to reward the staff for their fantastic work. In January of this year, Charlotte Scott, a children's nurse at Glangwili Hospital, helped to collect more than 3,000 signatures in a few weeks in opposition to the proposed closure of Llys Caradog respite centre for children with special needs in Llwynhendy.

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  9. Campion face Storthes Hall on successive weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    WEST Riding County Challenge Cup opponents Campion and Storthes Hall, who play their tie in nine days' time, have a dress rehearsal in the Premier Division on Saturday at Manningham Mills . Campion, who have played one league game less than their visitors, are two points adrift and have scored the same number of goals, but have conceded 11 fewer.

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  10. FIREPOWER: Aiden Savory, right, will be looking to help Farsley kick-start their campaign at PadihamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    AFTER their recent league form, Saturday's cup derby clash at home to neighbours Colne may be a timely distraction for Silsden . The clubs have been drawn together in the North West Counties League Cup, which is titled the Men United Cup as it is supporting the battle against prostate cancer.

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  11. Halloween events in east and south-east London 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcNetwork

    Looking for somewhere to have a bit of ghoulish fun this Halloween? We've found the best Halloween events around east London and Canary Wharf. Vicious Vampires, Microscopic Monsters And Deadly Diseases Youngsters can clue up on these spooky issues and much more as Queen Mary University of London hosts its workshops.

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  12. Thieves steal A 1,500 bike from Skipton Railway StationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cravenherald.co.uk

    PC Jo Kellert, the investigating officer, said: "The bike was stolen from the cycle racks in the car park at Skipton railway station between 1.30pm and 9.40pm on Monday, October 20. The owner, a 48-year-old man from Keighley, had secured it to the racks and returned later to discover it had been stolen." The bike is a black Lapierre Cross Control 229 bike.

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  13. Mayals councillor Linda Tyler-Lloyd hits out at mucky pet ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This is South Wales

    A MAYALS councillor has hit out at dog owners who fail to dispose of bags containing their pet's mess. Linda Tyler-Lloyd said she was washing up at home in Emmanuel Gardens, Sketty, when she saw an offending bag that had been left on her garden wall.

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  14. Emergency crews put through their paces in simulated scaffold collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cambs Times

    Drowning casualties and injured construction workers were scattered along a busy hotspot of the River Nene as part of an emergency exercise on Tuesday. Firefighters from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service's Dogsthorpe and Stanground stations joined paramedics from The East of England Ambulance Service Trust, Magpas Helimedix and staff from construction firm BAM Nuttall, which organised the exercise, for the drill.

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  15. Rush makes special birthday surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Liverpool FC

    Ian Rush made it a very special day for LFC super fan Betty Musker, when he paid her a surprise visit on the eve of her 104th birthday on Thursday. The Liverpool FC ambassador attended Golborne House care home in Warrington to hand deliver a card, personalised LFC home shirt and an LFC official membership pack.

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  16. Blackburn with Darwen residents can get rid of bulky rubbish for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    RESIDENTS can dispose of any of their bulky domestic rubbish free of charge on Saturday, with staff and vehicles on hand at four locations throughout the morning. On Saturday the vehicles will be on Ripon Street and Mulberry Street, between 9am and 10am, while later on residents can dispose of their rubbish with staff available at Whitendale Crescent and Cromwell Street between 10.45am and 11.45am.

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  17. Football leagues to honour tragic teenager MelissaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chorley Guardian

    Amateur football teams across Lancashire will pay respect to tragic teenager, Melissa Smith, who died during a match last weekend. Dave Burgess, Chief Executive of the Lancashire Football Association has asked all teams playing in this weekend's County Cup fixtures to hold either a minutes silence or a minutes applause prior to kick-off to pay tribute to the 15-year-old from Penwortham.

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  18. Blackburn with Darwen car thefts warning by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    POLICE in Blackburn and Darwen have issued advice to residents following a spate of thefts and attempted break-ins from cars. Officers took to Facebook to ask people to ensure their vechile is locked, park in well-lit areas and to not leave anything on display in the vehicle.

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  19. Riot police shock for Darwen entrepreneur's big dayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    A YOUNG entrepreneur got a shock when riot police were called to an event she attended for the launch of her online retail site. Laura Moss used the Fashion and Lifestyle Exhibition at the Trafford Centre to launch her new firm Rex and Regina.

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  20. Darwen MP in 'scrap the lights' plea to council chiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Mr Berry, who launched a petition urging the council to 'stop the chaos on the A666' earlier this year, has written to Blackburn with Darwen Council director of regeneration Brian Bailey after receiving complaints. The lights were installed as part of the A 42million Pennine Reach transport improvement scheme across East Lancashire and are intended to communicate with more lights that had been planned for Birch Hall.

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