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Daily Mirror
Store owner's outrage after being told to pay £85 to prosecute 'thief'action against thieves. An official at Bedfordshire police, who administer inf
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
action against thieves. An official at Bedfordshire police, who administer information rights for the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire forces, including the fees, said she was unable to comment. A Cambridgeshire police... Read more
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The Comet
Hitchin family speak out after flat tyre prompts armed police raid on their homehad seen two men inside a car in Bunyan Road holding what they believed to be a
The Comet / Posted 17 hours ago
had seen two men inside a car in Bunyan Road holding what they believed to be a firearm. “Officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire (BCH) Armed Policing Unit, the BCH Dog Unit and North Herts Intervention attended the... Read more
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Ipswich Star
New FareShare depot in Ipswich takes delivery of first food donation for distribution to local charitiesbe opening our 21st regional centre, which will support charities and community
Ipswich Star / Posted 18 hours ago
be opening our 21st regional centre, which will support charities and community groups across Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire – all helped by the essential stock General Mills is supplying to get our new site up and running. “General... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Circus trainer 'mauled' by a tiger as thousands watch on in horroraudience members watched on (Image: AsiaWire)Read More In May, a female keeper
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 hours ago
audience members watched on (Image: AsiaWire)Read More In May, a female keeper was killed by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo in Cambridgeshire. The zoo was evacuated amid scenes of chaos as visitors told how they heard blood-curdling screams at the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
WATER SKIING: Katie Nutt takes under 17 titlebest in the open jump final of 31.3 metres was good enough to take bronze, whic
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
best in the open jump final of 31.3 metres was good enough to take bronze, which she also won in the overall competition. Nutt is in action again this weekend in a European ranking slalom competition at Southlake Water Ski Club in Cambridg... Read more
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Hunts Post
Chairman’s warning after goal nets are stolen from football clubto replace. He added: “I would just warn other clubs to be careful, you have t
Hunts Post / Posted 23 hours ago
to replace. He added: “I would just warn other clubs to be careful, you have to be aware.” The incident has been reported to police. Anyone with information should call Cambridgeshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 5... Read more
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Hunts Post
New cinema event in St Ives welcomes film director Stefan Georgioumonthly Screen St Ives community cinema event, showed the romantic comedy Dead
Hunts Post / Posted 23 hours ago
monthly Screen St Ives community cinema event, showed the romantic comedy Dead Cat. Director Stefan Georgiou, who lives in Cambridgeshire, came along to introduce his film, sharing his inspiration for the story, describing the generosity of all... Read more
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Hunts Post
‘Closure’ for family of St Ives couple killed in head-on collisionfor several decades.” The family thanked those who helped them in the moments
Hunts Post / Posted yesterday
for several decades.” The family thanked those who helped them in the moments after the collision. Senior coroner for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, David Heming, concluded that the couple died as a result of a road traffic collision, adding... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Multi-million pound funding boost could help short-staffed GP surgeries in Suffolk to employ more doctorsGP recruitment programme to recruit extra doctors for practices in regional are
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
GP recruitment programme to recruit extra doctors for practices in regional areas. Surgeries in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough could be set to benefit from the cash injection in weeks to come. Dr Christopher Browning is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Convent girl's 50-year quest to discover fate of her Jewish war hero lover514 Squadron.Olive Bell refused to give up hope for Benjamin for 50 years (Imag
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
514 Squadron.Olive Bell refused to give up hope for Benjamin for 50 years (Image: Albanpix) Based at RAF Waterbeach, in Cambridgeshire, the sergeant would often visit Olive at her rented room while on leave. Pam says: “He would tell his mother... Read more
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Daily Mail
Disgraced PR guru Max Clifford suffers heart attack in jailis currently serving an eight-year sentence for sex attacks on four girls, aged
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
is currently serving an eight-year sentence for sex attacks on four girls, aged 15 to 19, at Littlehey prison in Cambridgeshire. After recovering from his heart attack Clifford then allegedly tried to sell his story through a close... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Braunton will celebrate the life of dedicated ‘Sister Pam’to the construction of Christ Church. Pam was born in Guernsey in 1933 and ret
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
to the construction of Christ Church. Pam was born in Guernsey in 1933 and retired there after her final ministry in Cambridgeshire in 1994, seven years after leaving Braunton. At the age of seven she and her two older brothers were... Read more
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Hunts Post
District council ‘taking action’ after travellers move onto car park in Godmanchestersaid: “Very worrying. It’s bad enough without this.” Huntingdonshire District
Hunts Post / Posted 2 days ago
said: “Very worrying. It’s bad enough without this.” Huntingdonshire District Council says it has begun working with Cambridgeshire police to move the travellers on from the car park. A spokesman for the authority said: “The district council... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Little boy waves large knife in shocking footage captured in parkangrily waving the knifeRead More In the footage, the knife-wielding boy appro
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
angrily waving the knifeRead More In the footage, the knife-wielding boy approaches the older boys in a park in Cambourne, Cambridgeshire, and shouts "Gimme a go" as he demands a ride on a scooter. One of the teens responds: “No, go away. This is... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Families could get supermarket discounts if they hit NHS exercise targetsLea in Runcorn, Cheshire, Whyndyke Farm in Fylde, Lancashire, a new community i
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Lea in Runcorn, Cheshire, Whyndyke Farm in Fylde, Lancashire, a new community in Bicester, Oxfordshire, Northstowe in Cambridgeshire, Ebbsfleet Garden City in Kent and Barton Park in Oxford. All are drawing up detailed plans which attempt to... Read more
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metro
Knife-wielding child demands a go on scooter in shocking clipThe boy demanded a ride on a scooter whilst wielding a knife in Cambridgeshire
metro / Posted 2 days ago
The boy demanded a ride on a scooter whilst wielding a knife in Cambridgeshire A knife-wielding topless seven-year-old screamed ‘give me a go’ as he demanded a group of teenagers let him use their scooter, video posted to Instagram shows. He is... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Cost of rural crime nears £1 million in Suffolka higher level of crime reporting. In Essex the cost of rural crime soared by
Bury Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
a higher level of crime reporting. In Essex the cost of rural crime soared by 44 per cent last year, to £1,814,548, while Cambridgeshire, one of the worst affected counties by cost, saw a seven per cent drop, to £1,609,305. A spokesman for Essex... Read more
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Hunts Post
Quick-thinking passenger steers car away from danger after driver suffers “medical episode” at the wheela fence before hitting a garden shed. The vehicle came to a stop just metres f
Hunts Post / Posted 2 days ago
a fence before hitting a garden shed. The vehicle came to a stop just metres from a house. A tweet from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire (BCH) Road Policing Unit revealed that a passenger in the car managed to steer the vehicle... Read more
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Ipswich Star
List of planned road works in Suffolk and Essex from August 21-27, including A14, A12 and A120central lane and will start on Thursday, August 24, between 9.30am and 3.30pm,
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
central lane and will start on Thursday, August 24, between 9.30am and 3.30pm, for two days. A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire: major improvements Early preparatory construction work on the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme has been... Read more
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Luton Today
Cop jailed for possessing child porn imagesactivity indicated he may have a sexual interest in children on 16 May. An inve
Luton Today / Posted 2 days ago
activity indicated he may have a sexual interest in children on 16 May. An investigation was launched and officers from Cambridgeshire Constabulary’s Paedophile Online Investigation Team (POLIT) arrested Hassan at his home address in Luton the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man gets huge Ian Beale 'ugly crying' tattoo - but doesn't even watch EastEndersthe soap star has so far ignored him, despite being sent the picture of the ink
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
the soap star has so far ignored him, despite being sent the picture of the inking daily. Luke, from Peterborough, in Cambridgeshire, said: "I thought it would be funny. It doesn't bother me that it's on me for life. I remember watching that... Read more
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Hunts Post
Parking woe for Huntingdon residents as officials point finger of blame at each otherfor tackling parking problems in and around the town is leaving them with nowhe
Hunts Post / Posted 3 days ago
for tackling parking problems in and around the town is leaving them with nowhere to turn. Homeowners say contacting Cambridgeshire County Council and the county’s police force has proven increasingly frustrating as each agency is claiming... Read more
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Spalding Today
Wilson aims to wrap up hat-trick of titleswe can win both if we do the right things.Carl Wilson “The weather halted us i
Spalding Today / Posted 3 days ago
we can win both if we do the right things.Carl Wilson “The weather halted us in the first championship game against Cambridgeshire when we were in a position to go on and win. “Since then we’ve had a consistent team, picking only about 15... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Catholic Church and local authorities criticised for claiming child sex abuse victims 'consented'sexual abuse by her teacher. The abuse began when she was under 16 and continue
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
sexual abuse by her teacher. The abuse began when she was under 16 and continued into adulthood. The local authority, Cambridgeshire County Council, claimed in defence documents that it was not liable for abuse which took place after the age... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Summer reading supported with free booksreading and to discuss his scheme, which was inspired by fellow MP Steve Barcla
Chichester Observer / Posted 4 days ago
reading and to discuss his scheme, which was inspired by fellow MP Steve Barclay, who ran a similar initiative in Cambridgeshire. Mr Gibb added: “Here in West Sussex, we have an excellent library service and one of the highest... Read more
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Newsmax
UK McDonald's Strikes: Staff at 2 Locations Vote for Country's Firstsuch action by McDonald's staff in the United Kingdom. Employees at one site i
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
such action by McDonald's staff in the United Kingdom. Employees at one site in Crayford, near London, and a second in Cambridgeshire were balloted following a dispute over the use of zero-hour contracts and the company’s handling of internal... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Chris Boughton’s golf column: Youngster beats 46 golfers to titlefrom Bury. Halil and Everitt also starred in the Suffolk County under-18s Juni
Bury Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
from Bury. Halil and Everitt also starred in the Suffolk County under-18s Junior team in their victory over Norfolk & Cambridgeshire in the Eastern qualifier of the Junior Anglian League at St Neots. Suffolk will face Northamptonshire, at... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Staff at two U.K. McDonald's restaurants vote for first strikeby staff of the American fast-food chain in the U.K. Employees at one site in
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
by staff of the American fast-food chain in the U.K. Employees at one site in Crayford, near London, and a second in Cambridgeshire were balloted following a dispute over the use of zero-hour contracts and the company's handling of internal... Read more
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The Comet
Jailed: Bedfordshire police officer who had almost 7,000 indecent images and videos of childrenon May 16 that Hassan’s online activity could indicate an improper interest in
The Comet / Posted 5 days ago
on May 16 that Hassan’s online activity could indicate an improper interest in children. The next morning, officers from Cambridgeshire police’s Paedophile Online Investigation Team arrested Hassan at his home in Luton. He was immediately... Read more
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Hunts Post
Charity golf day raises money for mayor’s fundPlus, Cromwell Stoves, Co-operative Funeral Services and Wyboston Lakes. Of th
Hunts Post / Posted 5 days ago
Plus, Cromwell Stoves, Co-operative Funeral Services and Wyboston Lakes. Of the monies raised, £2,000 will go to MIND Cambridgeshire, £1,000 to the Peter Hutchinson Fund, founder of the Wyboston Complex and £2,000 to the Mayor’s Charity... Read more
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Hunts Post
Golf club forced to install CCTV after spate of vandalism on its greensand potentially dangerous place,” Mr Shaw added. In order to prevent further i
Hunts Post / Posted 5 days ago
and potentially dangerous place,” Mr Shaw added. In order to prevent further incidents police have stepped up their patrols in the area. Anyone with information can contact Cambridgeshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 1... Read more
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Hunts Post
Dramatic fall in number of children arrested by police welcomed by grouphave fallen by 71 per cent in the county in the last six years, according to fi
Hunts Post / Posted 5 days ago
have fallen by 71 per cent in the county in the last six years, according to figures published by a national charity. Cambridgeshire police made 1,013 arrests of children aged 17 and under last year, compared to 3,440 in 2010. The Howard... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Thetford woman ordered to repay almost £800,000 to former employerbrings to a conclusion an investigation conducted by our specialist financial i
Bury Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
brings to a conclusion an investigation conducted by our specialist financial investigators, alongside our colleagues in Cambridgeshire Constabulary. “We are immensely satisfied with this outcome to what has been a complex investigation, and has... Read more
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Hunts Post
More than 80 knives, including seven machetes, taken off the streets of Cambridgeshire after week-long amnesty Some of the knives taken off the streets in Cambridgeshire as part of knife a
Hunts Post / Posted 6 days ago
Some of the knives taken off the streets in Cambridgeshire as part of knife amnesty, which ran from July 17. Photo: CAMBS POLICE A knife... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Water projects set to boost natural eco-systemthe company has introduced a new Flourishing Environment grant scheme worth up
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
the company has introduced a new Flourishing Environment grant scheme worth up to £40,000 a year in Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire to support local communities in protecting wetland wildlife. Wetland wildlife was chosen after stakeholders... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Carding takes top honours in Norfolk Order of Merit at Eatonthe handicap section Alfie Edgson of Heacham Manor took the honours with a nett
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
the handicap section Alfie Edgson of Heacham Manor took the honours with a nett 70. On a wild day at Bourn Golf Club in Cambridgeshire the senior teams of Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridge met for their annual match. What was a fairly even contest... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Thetford woman jailed for stealing £1.7m from Newmarket-based Ecsec ordered to repay more than £700,000brings to a conclusion an investigation conducted by our specialist financial i
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
brings to a conclusion an investigation conducted by our specialist financial investigators, alongside our colleagues in Cambridgeshire Constabulary. “We are immensely satisfied with this outcome to what has been a complex investigation, and has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Expert analyses body language of Soham murderer Ian HuntleyRAF Lakenheath, Suffolk, on 17 August 2002, 13 days after they went missing whi
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
RAF Lakenheath, Suffolk, on 17 August 2002, 13 days after they went missing while walking through the quiet town of Soham, Cambridgeshire. Uncomfortable: The interviewer is just halfway through the question when Huntley begins to 'squirm' and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Jonnie Peacock set to run further than he has beforeTwo-time Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock will run further than he has ever d
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Two-time Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock will run further than he has ever done so before on Saturday. The 24-year-old Cambridgeshire sprinter, twice the T44 100 metres Paralympic gold medallist, will run 10 times his usual distance, leading Team... Read more
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The News and Star
Jonnie Peacock set to run further than he has beforeTwo-time Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock will run further than he has ever d
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
Two-time Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock will run further than he has ever done so before on Saturday. The 24-year-old Cambridgeshire sprinter, twice the T44 100 metres Paralympic gold medallist, will run 10 times his usual distance, leading Team... Read more
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Hunts Post
ATHLETICS: The ‘Hunts Hurricanes’ are bidding to blow away their rivals during relay battle on the big stagecurrent greats - including Mo Farah, who is set to make his final track appeara
Hunts Post / Posted 6 days ago
current greats - including Mo Farah, who is set to make his final track appearance. Coach Richard Hart, himself a former Cambridgeshire county 100m and long jump champion, is confident the girls can shine. He said: “Two years ago a group of us... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
List of the UK's top 50 restaurants announced - but why do none from Derbyshire feature?at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 André Garrett at
Derbyshire Times / Posted 6 days ago
at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 André Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire (8) 20 Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire (8) 21 Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London (8) 22 The Peat Inn, Fife (8) 23 The Kitchin, Edinburgh... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Crime is up on the railways in Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire New figures reveal an increase in crime. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Crime is risi
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
New figures reveal an increase in crime. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Crime is rising on the region’s railways, new figures reveal - but police say your chances of becoming a victim still... Read more
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chad
Nottinghamshire restaurant named in top 5 in Good Food Guideat The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 André Garrett at
chad / Posted 6 days ago
at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 André Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire (8) 20 Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire (8) 21 Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London (8) 22 The Peat Inn, Fife (8) 23 The Kitchin, Edinburgh... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Find out which of UK's top 50 restaurants is closest to you and what it'll cost(8) 17 Adam Reid at The French, Manchester (8) 19 Andre Garrett at Cliveden,
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
(8) 17 Adam Reid at The French, Manchester (8) 19 Andre Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire (8) 20 Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire (8) 21 Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London (8) 22 The Peat Inn, Fife (8) 23 The Kitchin, Edinburgh... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Two Cumbria restaurants named in UK's Top 50at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 Andre Garrett at
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 Andre Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire (8) 20 Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire (8) 21 Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London (8) 22 The Peat Inn, Fife (8) 23 The Kitchin, Edinburgh... Read more
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SKY News
Top 50 restaurants in the UK revealedReid at The French, Manchester 18. The Ledbury, London 19. Andre Garrett at C
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
Reid at The French, Manchester 18. The Ledbury, London 19. Andre Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire 20. Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire 21. Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London 22. The Peat Inn, Fife 23. The Kitchin, Edinburgh 24. Sketch,... Read more
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Hunts Post
Service looking to stay-at-home parents to help swell ranks of on-call firefighters Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service Stay-at-home parents could boost the
Hunts Post / Posted 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service Stay-at-home parents could boost the numbers in Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service’s on-call ranks. Fire service chiefs... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Clearing up after war: Rare photographs show aircraft salvage during the Battle of Britain and the Blitzrepairs and was test flown by the RAF in British camouflage and marking, althou
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
repairs and was test flown by the RAF in British camouflage and marking, although it ultimately crashed near Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire whilst being tested, which resulted in the death of its Polish pilot. It was thought that the cause of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Judges say new winner of Britain's best restaurant has "the whole package"at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 Andre Garrett at
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
at The French, Manchester (8) 18 The Ledbury, London (8) 19 Andre Garrett at Cliveden, Berkshire (8) 20 Midsummer House, Cambridgeshire (8) 21 Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester, London (8) 22 The Peat Inn, Fife (8) 23 The Kitchin, Edinburgh... Read more
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