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1 hr ago | Blackpool Citizen

Four arrested in school plot probe

West Midlands Police said the four were being questioned as part of a fraud investigation at Adderley Primary School, Saltley, Birmingham.


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2 hrs ago | Somerset County Gazette

Police vow to catch Fletcher killer

Police are "determined to make sure we catch the person responsible" for the murder of policewoman Yvonne Fletcher, the Metropolitan Police commissioner said today .


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3 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Britons woken up by earthquake

It was felt in the Oakham area of Rutland after being triggered at a depth of 2.5 miles at 7.07am.


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5 hrs ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

UK braced for bank holiday rush

Today is expected to be the busiest day on Britain's roads so far this year as millions of people set off for their Easter break, a traffic information company has warned.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014


Angela Lansbury honored by the Queen at... Beloved British actress...

Flood Warning issued April 14 at 10:42AM EDT expiring April 18 at 4:00PM EDT in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, Vigo Flood Warning issued April 15 at 11:02AM EDT expiring April 16 at 11:01AM EDT in effect for: Jackson, Lawrence, Washington Flood Warning issued April 13 at 10:50AM EDT expiring April 18 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, ... (more)


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This is Wiltshire

How the solar panels would look - with plenty of room for sheep to graze beneath

Plans for an 80-hectare solar farm on Sandridge Hill, east of Melksham, were thrown out by Wiltshire Council's planners today in a vote of seven against and four for the development.


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There's plenty to debate as districts go to the polls

White Horse Leisure Centre in Abingdon last year after local council elections. Votes will be counted on Friday, May 23, following three district council elections NEXT month thousands of people across Oxfordshire will be able to have their say on how their councils are run.


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Four in court accused of sex trafficking

FOUR people have appeared in court in connection with a sexual exploitation inquiry in which a home in Chard was raided.


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UK: Ex-Co-op Bank chair charged with drug offenses

Paul Flowers, a Methodist minister, resigned from the bank last year amid claims of drug use and inappropriate expenses payments.


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Salisbury Journal

A 2.7bn train-building deal sealed

Funding has finally been secured to bring new high-speed trains to a key London to Scotland route in a A 2.7 billion job-boosting contract.


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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Man found dead inside parked car

Police were called to a property in Churchfield Road, Coggeshall at about 10.15am this morning following concerns for a man found in a car parked in a garage.


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This is The West Country

Prizes all round at Ilminster Arts Centre

THE Ilminster branch of Branston donated A 750 for prizes at this year's visual arts competition at the town's arts centre.


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Oxford Times

Schoolgirls fight to restore axed bus services

Buy this photo Didcot Girls' School pupils, left to right, Daisy Westhead, Alex Walker and Holly Smith.


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This Is North Devon

North Devon Journal Health and Beauty

North Devon Journal list all of the local Health and Beauty spas and shops in the Barnstaple area.


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Radio Borders

Farage Hits Back Over EU Expen...

Mr Farage has dismissed claims made in The Times newspaper that he is facing an investigation over allowances received for his constituency office as "outrageous, ridiculous and absurd".


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Andover Advertiser

1.6m Britons head abroad for Easter

Around 1.6 million Britons are heading abroad over Easter, with those staying at home facing packed roads, disrupted rail journeys and the threat of unsettled weather.


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Salisbury Journal

Hammond hails 'precious' union

The UK's shared defence forces provide the "security and peace of mind" which underpin almost every area of the debate on Scottish independence, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said.


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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancs priests back child abuse scandal crackdown

EAST Lancashire priests have said that there will be no 'hiding place' for the 'wicked and wrong' abusers of children in the Catholic Church.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Pope Benedict XVI, Religion, Roman Catholic Church, Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, World News,

Thurrock Gazette

Pals Battalions reformed online

Pictures and records of members of so-called Pals Battalions formed during the First World War have been released online to help their descendants piece together their war service.


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The News Tribune

Fans think Banksy behind artwork mocking UK spies

A new graffiti street art piece, suspected of being a Banksy, appeared in, Cheltenham England Monday April 14, 2014.

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