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Northern Echo
Former bricklayer who was living on benefits duped council into selling him Windlestone Hall by claiming he was jet setting tycoonand claiming he had a Barclays Wealth Account, Davenport fraudulently took a hu
Former bricklayer who was living on benefits duped council into selling him Windlestone Hall by claiming he was jet setting tycoon
Northern Echo / Posted 36 minutes ago
and claiming he had a Barclays Wealth Account, Davenport fraudulently took a huge mortgage after tricking Durham County Council into believing he was a legitimate buyer. Davenport, his wife Ann and daughter Meaghan, said they would restore the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Former bricklayer who was living on benefits claimed he was jet setting tycoon to buy Windlestone Halland claiming he had a Barclays Wealth Account, Davenport fraudulently took a hu
Former bricklayer who was living on benefits claimed he was jet setting tycoon to buy Windlestone Hall
Northern Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
and claiming he had a Barclays Wealth Account, Davenport fraudulently took a huge mortgage after tricking Durham County Council into believing he was a legitimate buyer. Davenport, his wife Ann and daughter Meaghan, said they would restore the... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Urban Neighborhoods selected to develop Broomfield's civic center complexcenter complex is expected to include destination retail and dining establishme
Urban Neighborhoods selected to develop Broomfield's civic center complex
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 8 hours ago
center complex is expected to include destination retail and dining establishments, office space and housing. Several council members expressed excitement in working with Dana Crawford, chief executive officer of Urban Neighborhoods, in... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Seminole Tribe of Florida Chairman James Billie removed from officeHOLLYWOOD, Fla. - The Tribal Council of the Seminole Tribe of Florida unanimous
Seminole Tribe of Florida Chairman James Billie removed from office
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 hours ago
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - The Tribal Council of the Seminole Tribe of Florida unanimously voted Wednesday to remove Chairman James E. Billie from office, effective immediately, Seminole Tribe spokesman Gary Bitner said. According to a news release, the... Read more
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International Business Times
England rugby legend Richard Hill joins Eddie Jones' backroom staff as team manageron three tours in 1997, 2001 and 2005, is already familiar with the Rugby Footb
England rugby legend Richard Hill joins Eddie Jones' backroom staff as team manager
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
on three tours in 1997, 2001 and 2005, is already familiar with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) having been on their council since 2008 and also served as pathway liaison manager for the last two years. That consultancy role involved... Read more
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Sussex Express
Frontline neighbourhood policing ‘moving into our front rooms’how they fit in with her priority to ‘strengthen local policing’. Trevor Webb,
Frontline neighbourhood policing ‘moving into our front rooms’
Sussex Express / Posted 18 hours ago
how they fit in with her priority to ‘strengthen local policing’. Trevor Webb, a Hastings borough and East Sussex county councillor, said there had been an ‘explosive meeting’ in his area with residents complaining about increases in anti-social... Read more
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Daily Mail
South Australia plunge into darkness after statewide blackouta major storm. He said the state-wide blackout is 'clearly not adequate' and w
South Australia plunge into darkness after statewide blackout
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
a major storm. He said the state-wide blackout is 'clearly not adequate' and wants to convene a meeting of the COAG energy council to make sure it never happens again. 'The ramifications are huge for so many people involved,' he told ABC... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Looking back on the 131-year journey to the Redcliffe Peninsula rail line1885 when a deputation went to the then-Minister for Works asking for a survey
Looking back on the 131-year journey to the Redcliffe Peninsula rail line
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
1885 when a deputation went to the then-Minister for Works asking for a survey for a railway. Moreton Bay Regional Council recently helped to dig up more than a century's worth of maps, clippings, and photographs, to provide an insight into... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
M60 delays due to broken down horse box, rape victim speaks out about father's abuse, Allardyce leaves England jobAnthony Ryder, 46, who has a cross tattoo on his forehead, was jailed after he
M60 delays due to broken down horse box, rape victim speaks out about father's abuse, Allardyce leaves England job
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
Anthony Ryder, 46, who has a cross tattoo on his forehead, was jailed after he shot dead a love rival outside a club in Brighton while on the run from prison in 1993. The M.E.N. understands that he was released from prison in... Read more
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The New Statesman
Is Louis Theroux’s new film, My Scientology Movie, “banned” in Ireland?it seems, nothing if not prompt), police helicopters and horses had to interven
Is Louis Theroux’s new film, My Scientology Movie, “banned” in Ireland?
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
it seems, nothing if not prompt), police helicopters and horses had to intervene and the shop was closed. Westminster City Council allegedly advised Waterstones not to hold any more signings until it could control them properly. “It was... Read more
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express
The sleaziest cities across England revealed: Where does YOURS rank?Is your city the sleaziest in England? The Daily Mirror quizzed every council
The sleaziest cities across England revealed: Where does YOURS rank?
express / Posted yesterday
Is your city the sleaziest in England? The Daily Mirror quizzed every council in England and Wales on the number of ‘sex establishments’ in their area - but the results were surprising. A sex establishment can mean anything from sex shops to sex... Read more
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Sussex Express
BREAKING COUNTY NEWS: Ex-Sussex councillor convicted of child sexual offences diesA former Sussex councillor and ex-Scout leader who was facing sentencing for a
BREAKING COUNTY NEWS: Ex-Sussex councillor convicted of child sexual offences dies
Sussex Express / Posted yesterday
A former Sussex councillor and ex-Scout leader who was facing sentencing for a string of child sexual offences has died. Matthew J Lock, 39, of Ore Place, Hastings, passed away at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton on Saturday (September... Read more
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Chichester Observer
BREAKING COUNTY NEWS: Ex-Sussex councillor convicted of child sexual offences diesA former Sussex councillor and ex-Scout leader who was facing sentencing for a
BREAKING COUNTY NEWS: Ex-Sussex councillor convicted of child sexual offences dies
Chichester Observer / Posted yesterday
A former Sussex councillor and ex-Scout leader who was facing sentencing for a string of child sexual offences has died. Matthew J Lock, 39, of Ore Place, Hastings, passed away at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton on Saturday (September... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan Council accepts bid for Acoma Avenue sidewalksin late fall and early winter. That's because the city finally received bids o
Fort Morgan Council accepts bid for Acoma Avenue sidewalks
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
in late fall and early winter. That's because the city finally received bids on the project, and the Fort Morgan City Council accepted one of them at the Sept. 20 regular meeting. "Third time was the charm," Engineering/Public Works Director... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sleaziest cities across England and Wales ranked by sex venuesnew survey has unveiled the hotspots across the country with the highest number
Sleaziest cities across England and Wales ranked by sex venues
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
new survey has unveiled the hotspots across the country with the highest number of " sex establishments". Westminster City Council, home to notorious Soho, said there were 30 sex establishments within the area. Soho in the City of Westminster,... Read more
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The New Statesman
The age of self: the strange story of how YouTubers saved publishingit seems, nothing if not prompt), police helicopters and horses had to interven
The age of self: the strange story of how YouTubers saved publishing
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
it seems, nothing if not prompt), police helicopters and horses had to intervene and the shop was closed. Westminster City Council allegedly advised Waterstones not to hold any more signings until it could control them properly. “It was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Community invited to New Brighton Regeneration HubMonday, 26 September 2016, 11:22 amPress Release: Christchurch City Council Mon
Community invited to New Brighton Regeneration Hub
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Monday, 26 September 2016, 11:22 amPress Release: Christchurch City Council Monday 26 September 2016The community is invited to visit a new hub in New... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The Seminole Tribe is suddenly wealthy, but little oversight means potential abuseslooks great. We just bought a $1 billion company," said Andrew Bowers Jr., a la
The Seminole Tribe is suddenly wealthy, but little oversight means potential abuses
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
looks great. We just bought a $1 billion company," said Andrew Bowers Jr., a lawyer who served two years on the Tribal Council before losing his seat in a May election. "On the inside, I'm not sure we're functioning as a tribal government... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church ServicesJoint Meeting, BLC. Monday: 9:30 a.m., Community Bible Study, Big Dog's in Laf
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Joint Meeting, BLC. Monday: 9:30 a.m., Community Bible Study, Big Dog's in Lafayette; 7:30 p.m., Bernadotte Church Council, BLC. Wednesday: 6:30 p.m., Confirmation, FLC.. FIRST LUTHERAN (ELCA) Pastor Erik Karlson 213 N. Hennepin,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Chilli festival set to spice up townrange of spicy snacks, pickles and cooking sauces on offer. There will also be
Chilli festival set to spice up town
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
range of spicy snacks, pickles and cooking sauces on offer. There will also be live entertainment organised by the town’s council. Organisers say that this will be one day of chilli mayhem, bringing together a variety of chilli producers from... Read more
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The New Statesman
Strictly: Has Ed (Glitter) Balls got the winning moves?Bryant, asking for £100 each from the 162 Labour MPs who nominated Pontypridd’s
Strictly: Has Ed (Glitter) Balls got the winning moves?
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
Bryant, asking for £100 each from the 162 Labour MPs who nominated Pontypridd’s kamikaze kid, would barely cover a parish council by-election, let alone a Labour leadership battle. “There’s no point,” grumbled a Westminster non-payer, “in throwing... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Great Yarmouth venue opening with a proud new look next monthof partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the
Great Yarmouth venue opening with a proud new look next month
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
of partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the go ahead, after Great Yarmouth Borough Council issued a premises licence. The licence will allow the pub - which will welcome cabaret performances on Friday nights... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Great Yarmouth venue opening with a proud new look next monthof partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the
Great Yarmouth venue opening with a proud new look next month
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
of partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the go ahead, after Great Yarmouth Borough Council issued a premises licence. The licence will allow the pub - which will welcome cabaret performances on Friday nights... Read more
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The New Statesman
Why I'm proud to be the office Bake Off skepticBryant, asking for £100 each from the 162 Labour MPs who nominated Pontypridd’s
Why I'm proud to be the office Bake Off skeptic
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
Bryant, asking for £100 each from the 162 Labour MPs who nominated Pontypridd’s kamikaze kid, would barely cover a parish council by-election, let alone a Labour leadership battle. “There’s no point,” grumbled a Westminster non-payer, “in throwing... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Great Yarmouth venue given proud new lookof partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the
Great Yarmouth venue given proud new look
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
of partners Andrew Livingstone, 37, and Justin Margetts, 36, has been given the go ahead, after Great Yarmouth Borough Council issued a premises licence. The licence will allow the pub - which will welcome cabaret performances on Friday nights... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Victorian news values can save newspapers, claims local editorheadlines and celebrity gossip have had their day. Paul launched the Journal i
Victorian news values can save newspapers, claims local editor
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
headlines and celebrity gossip have had their day. Paul launched the Journal in January 2011, having previously worked for Brighton daily The Argus and edited the Worthing Sentinel. His comments come as the Journal celebrates its biggest issue to... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Zoning boundaries revealed for new Port Richmond schoola sparsely-attended public hearing Wednesday evening, the DOE's Office of Distr
Zoning boundaries revealed for new Port Richmond school
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
a sparsely-attended public hearing Wednesday evening, the DOE's Office of District Planning and the Community Education Council (CEC31) discussed the new lines, designed create a zone for the new PS 68, the Port Richmond School for Visionary... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Not drowning but wavingfor abandoning free movement of people). Thus there was a purposeful swagger t
Not drowning but waving
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
for abandoning free movement of people). Thus there was a purposeful swagger to the Lib Dems who gathered in Brighton from September 17th. The party may have been reduced from 56 to eight MPs in last year’s election—the price of five... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Commendation awards recognise courage, dedication and selflessnesswas on duty. Her sessions proved so popular and successful that Holly now gives
Commendation awards recognise courage, dedication and selflessness
Chichester Observer / Posted 6 days ago
was on duty. Her sessions proved so popular and successful that Holly now gives up her own time to drive from her home in Brighton to Horsham to continue the classes. Crews from Arundel Fire Station received an award for raising the most money... Read more
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metro
Angry seagulls hold woman hostage for three daysbelieves they may have been protecting the dead chick.Minister finally says wha
Angry seagulls hold woman hostage for three days
metro / Posted 6 days ago
believes they may have been protecting the dead chick.Minister finally says what we all thought about Boris Johnson But Brighton and Hove City Council said it would not be releasing additional information on gulls. Councillor Gill Mitchell... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Lib Dems can 'become' local media, claims ex-election chiefspeaking at meeting on the advance of technology in political campaigning at th
Lib Dems can 'become' local media, claims ex-election chief
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
speaking at meeting on the advance of technology in political campaigning at the conference, which took place this week in Brighton. On his personal blog, Richard reported Mr Pack as saying: “The death of the local media creates an opportunity for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The CTV mayoral debate: Why Lianne Dalziel and John Minto could be matesChangeover including actor Tim Spall and I must admit I am a bit of fan of him.
The CTV mayoral debate: Why Lianne Dalziel and John Minto could be mates
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Changeover including actor Tim Spall and I must admit I am a bit of fan of him." Related ContentFormer Christchurch city councillor John Burn returning for a causeGerry Brownlee blasts Treasury's convention centre reportMaking a difference in... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How to spend $1M on North Shore? Ideas include community garden, bike pathsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- What would you do if you could spend $1 million? The dec
How to spend $1M on North Shore? Ideas include community garden, bike paths
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- What would you do if you could spend $1 million? The decision may be harder than you think. Councilwoman Debi Rose invited North Shore residents on Tuesday evening to have a say in how to spend $1 million to help better the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
North Shore rezoning hearing Wednesday night to focus on new schoolschool rezoning on the North Shore will be unveiled during a public hearing Wed
North Shore rezoning hearing Wednesday night to focus on new school
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
school rezoning on the North Shore will be unveiled during a public hearing Wednesday evening. The Community Education Council (CEC31) and the Department of Education's Office of District Planning will hear feedback during the hearing, starting... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gran kept prisoner in her own home for three days by vicious SEAGULLasked: “By who?’ - to which she replied: “No, by a seagull.” Read More She cl
Gran kept prisoner in her own home for three days by vicious SEAGULL
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
asked: “By who?’ - to which she replied: “No, by a seagull.” Read More She claims officers refused to come to her home in Brighton, East Sussex, because of a lack of funding. Barbara added: “I said ‘can’t you use my percentage of the taxes I pay... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Student Housingof four new residential buildings ranging in height from four to seven stories
Student Housing
GlobeSt.com / Posted 7 days ago
of four new residential buildings ranging in height from four to seven stories at the rear of the property adjacent to Brighton High School and St. Elizabeth’s Hospital. PHOENIX—Sundt Construction’s Ryan Abbott recently discussed the Phoenix... Read more
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Sussex Express
Sussex water firm tops complaints list for fourth yearyear, after more than a ten per cent rise in written customer complaints during
Sussex water firm tops complaints list for fourth year
Sussex Express / Posted 7 days ago
year, after more than a ten per cent rise in written customer complaints during 2015/16. According to the Consumer Council for Water (CCW), Southern had more than 77 complaints per 10,000 connections, twice the industry average, but the... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Sussex water firm tops complaints list for fourth year Consumer Council for Water (CCWater) has released its latest report on custome
Sussex water firm tops complaints list for fourth year
Chichester Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Consumer Council for Water (CCWater) has released its latest report on customer complaints SUS-160921-100927001 A Sussex water company has seen the largest increase in complaints in the past... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Cubs charities awards more than $860,000 to 2016 diamond project grantees signature program helps to grow youth baseball and softball across 14 Chicago neighborhoodsProject Capital Grantees: Friends of Amundsen High School Archer Manor Little
Cubs charities awards more than $860,000 to 2016 diamond project grantees signature program helps to grow youth baseball and softball across 14 Chicago neighborhoods
Chicago Cubs / Posted 8 days ago
Project Capital Grantees: Friends of Amundsen High School Archer Manor Little League James G. Blaine Elementary School Brighton Park Neighborhood Council Ford Height Park District Friends of Eckhart Park Garfield Park Little... Read more
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International Business Times
Tim Farron: Read Liberal Democrat leader's full speech to 2016 conferenceLiberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has addressed his party's annual conference
Tim Farron: Read Liberal Democrat leader's full speech to 2016 conference
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has addressed his party's annual conference in Brighton today (20 September), around three months after the UK voted to leave the EU. Farron, among other things, urged Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Lib Dems will raise taxes to bail out NHS party leader Tim Farron will say todaycall for the creation of a National Health and Care Service to bring care servi
Lib Dems will raise taxes to bail out NHS party leader Tim Farron will say today
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
call for the creation of a National Health and Care Service to bring care services, currently provided largely by local councils, into the NHS. His speech will be the highlight of the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton. Labour holds its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rift tearing apart the family of Sir George Martin has explodedrelationship, was not left a penny. Share this article Jo Brand got her comeu
Rift tearing apart the family of Sir George Martin has exploded
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
relationship, was not left a penny. Share this article Jo Brand got her comeuppance when she arrived at Broxbourne Council, Hertfordshire, to film Damned, her new social workers sitcom. 'There was a bit of tension on the day of the Brexit... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why the North East should have a £12.50 a day congestion chargeboth the Teesside Urban Area and Tyneside. A motion which Liberal Democrats ar
Why the North East should have a £12.50 a day congestion charge
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
both the Teesside Urban Area and Tyneside. A motion which Liberal Democrats are expected to approve at their conference in Brighton calls for the Government to give councils across the country the ability to introduce schemes similar to the one... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbrian tree shortlisted for 'tree of the year'Road elm, Sheffield, one of what are thought to be fewer than 1,000 elms left i
Cumbrian tree shortlisted for 'tree of the year'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Road elm, Sheffield, one of what are thought to be fewer than 1,000 elms left in existence across the country outside Brighton, following the ravages of Dutch elm disease, and which is host to the rare White-letter Hairstreak butterfly. ::... Read more
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birminghammail
Congestion charge for Birmingham city centre mooted once moreCharge already operating in London. But a motion which Liberal Democrats are e
Congestion charge for Birmingham city centre mooted once more
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
Charge already operating in London. But a motion which Liberal Democrats are expected to approve at their conference in Brighton calls for the Government to give councils across the country the ability to introduce similar schemes - and said... Read more
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SKY News
Are Lib Dems on brink of death - or comeback?the next Lib Dem minister?" And with only eight MPs - having lost 48 at the la
Are Lib Dems on brink of death - or comeback?
SKY News / Posted 9 days ago
the next Lib Dem minister?" And with only eight MPs - having lost 48 at the last General Election - this gathering on the Brighton seaside is inevitably a search for relevance. Their boundlessly chirpy leader Tim Farron attracted some chortles on... Read more
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The Courier
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loomBrighton locals say their beach is being loved to death. But the local lifesavi
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loom
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
Brighton locals say their beach is being loved to death. But the local lifesaving club just wants their ageing clubrooms rebuilt. It's a waterfront dispute that's typically Brighton: well-heeled and highly educated residents versus their local... Read more
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The Border Mail
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loomBrighton locals say their beach is being loved to death. But the local lifesavi
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loom
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Brighton locals say their beach is being loved to death. But the local lifesaving club just wants their ageing clubrooms rebuilt. It's a waterfront dispute that's typically Brighton: well-heeled and highly educated residents versus their local... Read more
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The Age
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loomIt's a waterfront dispute that's typically Brighton: well-heeled and highly edu
Brighton residents battle lifesaving club rebuild plan as council elections loom
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
It's a waterfront dispute that's typically Brighton: well-heeled and highly educated residents versus their local council and a lifesaving club stuck in the middle, whose membership is desperate for better clubrooms. Bayside Council says Brighton... Read more
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Daily Star
‘Screen time’ fears: Kids taken into council care for spending too much time on computersa girl of just five, social workers intervened when concerns were raised about
‘Screen time’ fears: Kids taken into council care for spending too much time on computers
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
a girl of just five, social workers intervened when concerns were raised about the amount of time she was on a computer. Council staff were also worried the child’s parents were themselves spending endless hours in front of screens. Details of... Read more
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