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walesonline
Professor died after attempt at sexual gratification went wrong, inquest toldA leading cancer researcher who died whilst out walking his dog was found hangi
Professor died after attempt at sexual gratification went wrong, inquest told
walesonline / Posted yesterday
A leading cancer researcher who died whilst out walking his dog was found hanging and wearing an outfit made of rubber, an inquest has heard. Professor Alan Clarke, 52, was a leading researcher at Cardiff University. An inquest into his death at... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Academic found hanged in rubber outfit in 'sex gratification attempt gone wrong'A leading cancer researcher was found hanged in woodland wearing an outfit made
Academic found hanged in rubber outfit in 'sex gratification attempt gone wrong'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
A leading cancer researcher was found hanged in woodland wearing an outfit made of rubber after 'an attempt at sexual gratification which went wrong'. Professor Alan Clarke, 52, was a leading researcher at Cardiff University and was discovered after... Read more
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chad
MANSFIELD TOWN RETRO: Stags edged out in FA Cup fifth round by Leeds United46 years ago today the Stags lost valiantly 2-0 to First Division Champions Lee
MANSFIELD TOWN RETRO: Stags edged out in FA Cup fifth round by Leeds United
chad / Posted 5 days ago
46 years ago today the Stags lost valiantly 2-0 to First Division Champions Leeds United in the FA Cup fifth round. Over 10,000 Town supporters followed their team to Elland Road - and they even got a standing ovation from the Leeds’ faithful at the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: ‘You run from Donegal with a bicycle on your back, cut your Achilles tendon..'I rub my two hands together. It’s my first night away from Sorcha in I don’t kn
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: ‘You run from Donegal with a bicycle on your back, cut your Achilles tendon..'
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
I rub my two hands together. It’s my first night away from Sorcha in I don’t know how long – weeks, probably – and I am determined to enjoy it. She wasn’t altogether crazy about the idea of me going out tonight, but the Friday before the stort of a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: ‘This is getting ridiculous. It’s like being on a spa weekend with Sorcha’I rub my two hands together. It’s my first night away from Sorcha in I don’t kn
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: ‘This is getting ridiculous. It’s like being on a spa weekend with Sorcha’
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
I rub my two hands together. It’s my first night away from Sorcha in I don’t know how long – weeks, probably – and I am determined to enjoy it. She wasn’t altogether crazy about the idea of me going out tonight, but the Friday before the stort of a... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Local butchers and baker win national prizesA butcher, a baker ... and another baker won national recognition for their pro
Local butchers and baker win national prizes
Forres Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
A butcher, a baker ... and another baker won national recognition for their produce last week. Presenter Carol Smille and chief executive officer at Bako North Western Group Mark Tomlinson congratulate Forres butcher Ronnie Murdoch for his hand-held... Read more
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The New Statesman
Who were the first atheists?The latest opinion polls are likely to have made Jeremy Corbyn’s spirits sink f
Who were the first atheists?
The New Statesman / Posted 11 days ago
The latest opinion polls are likely to have made Jeremy Corbyn’s spirits sink faster than a puncture to his beloved bicycle. His party is eight points behind the Conservatives – its lowest position at this point in the electoral cycle since the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawaresThe Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawares
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond yields might be at odds with Britain's status as one of the fastest-growing economies among the richest nations. Two-year gilt yields dropped 0.31 percentage point this... Read more
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The Age
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawaresThe Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawares
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond yields might be at odds with Britain's status as one of the fastest-growing economies among the richest nations. Two-year gilt yields dropped 0.31 percentage point this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawaresThe Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond
Bank of England's inflation report may catch rate bears unawares
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Photo: AP UK government-bond yields might be at odds with Britain's status as one of the fastest-growing economies among the richest nations. Two-year gilt yields dropped 0.31 percentage point this... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: 'He smiles with the same smile he uses when choosing his lobster in Cavistons'The old man steps out of the court with his hair – in other words, wig – blowin
Ross O’Carroll Kelly: 'He smiles with the same smile he uses when choosing his lobster in Cavistons'
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
The old man steps out of the court with his hair – in other words, wig – blowing in the wind and the grim, businesslike face of a man standing on a riverbank with a sackful of cats. There’s, like, 30 or 40 reporters standing in front of him. “Are... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘She’s being re-christened? Okay, is that an actual thing?’ ‘It is if your name is Isis’Sorcha says she hopes I haven’t forgotten about Saturday, but I barely even hea
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘She’s being re-christened? Okay, is that an actual thing?’ ‘It is if your name is Isis’
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
Sorcha says she hopes I haven’t forgotten about Saturday, but I barely even hear her. She goes, “Ross, are you even listening to me?” I’m there, “Yeah, no, I am listening. Something’s happening on Saturday. I don’t know what it is. Hit me with it... Read more
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Daily Mirror
George Osborne is set to miss his borrowing target for the yearGeorge Osborne is set to miss public sector borrowing targets for this financia
George Osborne is set to miss his borrowing target for the year
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
George Osborne is set to miss public sector borrowing targets for this financial year, according to new figures. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) suggested borrowing is already higher than forecast by the Office for Budgetary... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Boost for George Osborne as UK borrowing drops in DecemberHowever, analysts disagreed with the official’s verdict. Paul Hollingsworth, a
Boost for George Osborne as UK borrowing drops in December
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
However, analysts disagreed with the official’s verdict. Paul Hollingsworth, an economist at Capital Economics, said that borrowing had been “flattered by some temporary factors”. Many analysts flagged a bumper payment to the EU made in the last... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
UK unemployment hits 10-year low as economy reboundsJohn Hawksworth, PwC’s chief economist, said the UK has become “a remarkable jo
UK unemployment hits 10-year low as economy rebounds
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
John Hawksworth, PwC’s chief economist, said the UK has become “a remarkable job-creating machine”. The strength of the figures “should keep consumer demand growing at a decent pace, despite the volatility in the global economy”, he... Read more
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International Business Times
Black Sabbath's The End tour: Five things you didn't know about the metal icons Black Sabbath have begun the United States leg of their final tour "The End", w
Black Sabbath's The End tour: Five things you didn't know about the metal icons
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
Black Sabbath have begun the United States leg of their final tour "The End", with future dates confirmed in Australia, New Zealand and at European festivals. It will kick off in Omaha, Nebraska, on Wednesday 20 January. Upon announcing the... Read more
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Evening Standard
UK had record low year for inflation after supermarket price warShoppers benefited from a supermarket price war in December as the UK enjoyed a
UK had record low year for inflation after supermarket price war
Evening Standard / Posted 24 days ago
Shoppers benefited from a supermarket price war in December as the UK enjoyed a record low year for inflation, official figures have revealed. The Office for National Statistics said the Consumer Prices Index averaged 0% in 2015 — the lowest since... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘The passing of David Bowie is kind of like the death of a cultural parent’After the establishment of RTÉ Television in 1961, the only area of Ireland als
‘The passing of David Bowie is kind of like the death of a cultural parent’
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
After the establishment of RTÉ Television in 1961, the only area of Ireland also to receive BBC (and UTV) signals was the border region. As a result of this, Dundalk, to where my family moved from London in the late 1970s, was in many ways closer in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘These apartments will be so small, there won’t be room for two people to break wind’The Hook, Lyon and Sinker Excellence in Selling Awards have become as familiar
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘These apartments will be so small, there won’t be room for two people to break wind’
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
The Hook, Lyon and Sinker Excellence in Selling Awards have become as familiar a part of the January routine as bringing my brat of a daughter to Dundrum to exchange her unwanted Christmas gifts for cash and watching my wife walk up and down the Vico... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plea to keep Maryport's second fire engineThe true cost of removing a second fire engine from Maryport will be the first
Plea to keep Maryport's second fire engine
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 28 days ago
The true cost of removing a second fire engine from Maryport will be the first life lost. Maryport mayor Linda Radcliffe told fire service bosses and county councillors at a consultation on Wednesday, that there could be no guarantee that removing a... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Watch as Scots couple are crowned World Scotch Pie Champions for second timeThe Kandy Bar Bakery of Saltcoats has been named The World Scotch Pie Champion
Watch as Scots couple are crowned World Scotch Pie Champions for second time
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
The Kandy Bar Bakery of Saltcoats has been named The World Scotch Pie Champion 2016, having won the 17th championship. Beating off competition from a record 100 entrants, they claimed their second competition success - having also won in 2013 - at a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots couple are crowned World Scotch Pie champions"To have been given the ultimate accolade today and once again to be able to ca
Scots couple are crowned World Scotch Pie champions
heraldscotland / Posted 29 days ago
"To have been given the ultimate accolade today and once again to be able to call our pie the world champion, as judged by a panel of experts, is just fantastic. "This award is proof that The Kandy Bar team is the best in the land. I am really... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
The Kandy Bar of Saltcoats named World Scotch Pie Champion for second timeThe Kandy Bar of Saltcoats has been named The World Scotch Pie Champion 2016, h
The Kandy Bar of Saltcoats named World Scotch Pie Champion for second time
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
The Kandy Bar of Saltcoats has been named The World Scotch Pie Champion 2016, having won the 17th championship. Beating off competition from a record 100 butchers and bakers entering over 500 pies, pasties, sausage rolls, bridies, savouries and... Read more
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Junkee
The Man Who Fell To Earth: 12 Of David Bowie’s Greatest Moments In Film As much of a chameleon onscreen as he was onstage, David Bowie had one of the
The Man Who Fell To Earth: 12 Of David Bowie’s Greatest Moments In Film
Junkee / Posted a month ago
As much of a chameleon onscreen as he was onstage, David Bowie had one of the most surprisingly robust film legacies of any musician-turned-actor. Never the same in any two... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘These are going to be our Family Date Nights’‘This is lovely, isn’t it?” Sorcha goes. She means this – as in, like, us sitti
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘These are going to be our Family Date Nights’
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
‘This is lovely, isn’t it?” Sorcha goes. She means this – as in, like, us sitting around as a family? It’s not, by the way. It’s a complete nightmare. One of Sorcha’s New Year’s resolutions was to get rid of the wifi and the TV to force us to... Read more

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