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The Advocate
Lundi Gras riverfront celebration an old tradition reignited in 1987The popular Lundi Gras celebration on the riverfront began in 1987, organized a
Lundi Gras riverfront celebration an old tradition reignited in 1987
The Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
The popular Lundi Gras celebration on the riverfront began in 1987, organized around the river arrival of the king of Carnival at Spanish Plaza on the eve of Mardi Gras. This new tradition, with roots in the late 1800s, was the brainchild of New... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gibside walled garden tells story of the pineapple with Newcastle artist's exhibitionToday, you can pick up a pineapple for around a pound all year round. It’s par
Gibside walled garden tells story of the pineapple with Newcastle artist's exhibition
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Today, you can pick up a pineapple for around a pound all year round. It’s part of the take-it-for-granted convenience culture which sees shop shelves stacked with French beans flown in from Kenya and Egypt and asparagus from South America. But in... Read more
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International Business Times
Shakespeare's 400th anniversary: New British Library show reveals the Bard as a 'quick-witted lothario' A vivid insight into William Shakespeare's character comes via a bawdy piece of
Shakespeare's 400th anniversary: New British Library show reveals the Bard as a 'quick-witted lothario'
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A vivid insight into William Shakespeare's character comes via a bawdy piece of Elizabethan gossip, courtesy of a law student's diary which reveals the playwright's secret liaison with a female fan. On show for the first time, John Manningham's... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
£100,000 grant for historic Leeds churchA church thought to have been attended by Charlotte Brontë has received £104,80
£100,000 grant for historic Leeds church
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 3 days ago
A church thought to have been attended by Charlotte Brontë has received £104,800 to secure its immediate future. St Peter’s Church, Rawdon, was given the Heritage Lottery Fund grant to conserve the Grade II listed building. Repairs to its tower,... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
£100k grant for historic churchA church thought to have been attended by Charlotte Brontë has received £104,80
£100k grant for historic church
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 3 days ago
A church thought to have been attended by Charlotte Brontë has received £104,800 to secure its immediate future. St Peter’s Church, Rawdon, was given the Heritage Lottery Fund grant to conserve the Grade II listed building. Repairs to its tower,... Read more
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Londonist
Why The Hell Do People Go On Duck Tours?"Don't get set on fire" one of our colleagues says cheerily just before we set
Why The Hell Do People Go On Duck Tours?
Londonist / Posted 4 days ago
"Don't get set on fire" one of our colleagues says cheerily just before we set off on a Duck Tour. This is a reference to the incident in 2013 when a Duck Tour — one of the fleet of eight ex-wartime vehicles — went up in flames on the Thames. Two had... Read more
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This is West Country
When Market Street closed as Highbridge celebrated the high noon of the British EmpireLast week the town council’s Town Project’s Committee debated whether to hold s
When Market Street closed as Highbridge celebrated the high noon of the British Empire
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
Last week the town council’s Town Project’s Committee debated whether to hold some form of event to mark Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday. A bonfire, street party, fireworks display and other activities were mentioned by members of the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Durham Castle to hold meeting to decide fate of Battle of Dunbar soldiers' remainsA castle where hundreds of Scottish prisoners died will be the venue for a publ
Durham Castle to hold meeting to decide fate of Battle of Dunbar soldiers' remains
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
A castle where hundreds of Scottish prisoners died will be the venue for a public meeting which will help decide what happens to the remains of some of the captives discovered in a city centre grave pits. Durham University research has shown that up... Read more
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News.com.au
Service marks start of the legal yearSenator Eric Abetz speaks to lawyers after the ceremony. Pictures: MATT THOMPSO
Service marks start of the legal year
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Senator Eric Abetz speaks to lawyers after the ceremony. Pictures: MATT THOMPSON THE opening of the legal year has been marked with an ecumenical service attended by Hobart’s legal fraternity. Judges of the Supreme Court of Tasmania, together with... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Pictures from the Past - January 29 « Shropshire StarWe haven’t seen the worst of this winter yet, so we haven’t had scenes like thi
Pictures from the Past - January 29 « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 10 days ago
We haven’t seen the worst of this winter yet, so we haven’t had scenes like this from December 1961, when these young backsliders were having plenty of fun on the frozen lake at Sundorne, Shrewsbury.Are they ready to run or have they just completed... Read more
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thebee
Big Reward After £700K Goodwood RobberyInsurers are offering a "substantial" reward after raiders stole £700,000 of fa
Big Reward After £700K Goodwood Robbery
thebee / Posted 12 days ago
Insurers are offering a "substantial" reward after raiders stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from a stately home in West Sussex. Lord and Lady March were tied up and assaulted by thieves who broke into Goodwood House, near Chichester, on 13... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House The sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable" p
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
The sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable" property stolen from Goodwood House A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Time to step up to the plate, monarchistsIT’S now one year since Tony Abbott stunned the world with Prince Phillip’s kni
Time to step up to the plate, monarchists
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
IT’S now one year since Tony Abbott stunned the world with Prince Phillip’s knighthood. IT’S now one year since Tony Abbott stunned the world with Prince Phillip’s knighthood. All the new republican talk is the perfect opportunity for other... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseDetective Inspector Til Sanderson, from Surrey and Sussex major crime team, sai
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Northern Echo / Posted 12 days ago
Detective Inspector Til Sanderson, from Surrey and Sussex major crime team, said Interpol had been alerted along with dealers, pawnbrokers and auction houses. Mr Sanderson said: "Much of this treasured property is irreplaceable and my team, working... Read more
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Shropshire Star
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House « Shropshire StarThe undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irrepl
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 days ago
The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable" property stolen from Goodwood House near Chichester, West Sussex. Lord March - the founder of the Goodwood Festival of Speed - and his wife were tied up and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Kingston Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Oxford Mail
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Streatham Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Bury Times
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Bury Times / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Gazette
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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guardian-series
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood HouseA "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulte
'Substantial reward' offered over £700,000 raid at Goodwood House
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
A "substantial" reward has been offered after Lord and Lady March were assaulted by a burglar who stole £700,000 of family heirlooms from their stately home. The undisclosed sum is being offered by insurers amid a search to trace "irreplaceable"... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Substantial reward offered for recovery of stolen Goodwood heirlooms - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Substantial reward offered for recovery of stolen Goodwood heirlooms
Chichester Observer / Posted 12 days ago
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Scotsman
Where are the statues of Scots women? The anonymous statue to the victims of apartheid in Festival Square in Edinbur
Where are the statues of Scots women?
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
The anonymous statue to the victims of apartheid in Festival Square in Edinburgh. Picture: Greg Macvean OUTSIDE Edinburgh High Court, on a 15-foot plinth, sits a statue of the great Scottish philosopher and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rival Pringle cousins await verdict in baronetcy wrangleThe Queen has asked judges for a verdict under a piece of legislation dating ba
Rival Pringle cousins await verdict in baronetcy wrangle
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
The Queen has asked judges for a verdict under a piece of legislation dating back more than 150 years. Judges have heard that Charles II granted the baronetcy of Stichill - a village near Kelso, Roxburghshire - to Robert Pringle of Stichill and the... Read more
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Daily Record
Senior judges hear dispute over Scottish baronetcy in courtAccountant Murray Pringle, who is in his 70s and comes from High Wycombe, Bucki
Senior judges hear dispute over Scottish baronetcy in court
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Accountant Murray Pringle, who is in his 70s and comes from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, and businessman Simon Pringle, who is in his 50s and lives near Hastings, East Sussex, both lay claim to the baronetcy of Pringle of Stichill. Seven judges... Read more
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Daily Mail
From misdirection to the power of emotion, magic tricks explainedThe science of magic tricks: From misdirection to 'pausing' time, experts revea
From misdirection to the power of emotion, magic tricks explained
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
The science of magic tricks: From misdirection to 'pausing' time, experts reveal how their illusions mess with our minds Neuroscientists explain how the art of misdirection works on our brains Also explain how by multitasking, the audience is... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Jan. 24)41 – Roman Emperor Caligula, known for his eccentricity and sadistic despotism,
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The Inyo Register / Posted 16 days ago
41 – Roman Emperor Caligula, known for his eccentricity and sadistic despotism, is assassinated by his disgruntled Praetorian Guards. The Guard then proclaims Caligula's uncle Claudius as Emperor 1438 – The Council of Basel suspends Pope Eugene... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Violent thieves snatch £700,000 worth of family heirlooms from Goodwood HouseSussex Police are appealing for information after £700,000 of family heirlooms
Violent thieves snatch £700,000 worth of family heirlooms from Goodwood House
Horse and Hound / Posted 18 days ago
Sussex Police are appealing for information after £700,000 of family heirlooms were stolen from Goodwood House last week (13 January). The intruder broke into the house at 4.30am after scaling a ladder to an upstairs window. The man was disturbed... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
See this eye-catching £2.9 mansion which has a rich historyWould you pay a princely £2.9m for a two/three bedroom apartment? Well you migh
See this eye-catching £2.9 mansion which has a rich history
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 23 days ago
Would you pay a princely £2.9m for a two/three bedroom apartment? Well you might if it had a reception room fit for entertaining royalty, which happened to be the venue for King George III’s post-coronation celebrations in 1761. The magnificent 42ft... Read more
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redOrbit
Could just one man and one woman repopulate the Earth?January 14, 2016 by Brett Smith From the zombie viruses to comet strikes, apo
Could just one man and one woman repopulate the Earth?
redOrbit / Posted 23 days ago
January 14, 2016 by Brett Smith From the zombie viruses to comet strikes, apocalyptic scenarios are all the rage on television these days. But what if Earth’s population was decimated to the... Read more
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express
Earl and wife left tied up in terrifying £700k raid on Goodwood House THE Earl of March and his wife were tied up by an intruder who escaped with j
Earl and wife left tied up in terrifying £700k raid on Goodwood House
express / Posted 23 days ago
THE Earl of March and his wife were tied up by an intruder who escaped with jewellery worth £700,000 after breaking into their stately home, police revealed today. The Earl of... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raidLord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodw
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raid
Kingston Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
Lord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodwood House by a burglar who stole £700,000 of treasured family heirlooms. The 61-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, who were attacked at their stately home on Wednesday... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raidLord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodw
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raid
Streatham Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
Lord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodwood House by a burglar who stole £700,000 of treasured family heirlooms. The 61-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, who were attacked at their stately home on Wednesday... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raidLord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodw
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raid
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
Lord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodwood House by a burglar who stole £700,000 of treasured family heirlooms. The 61-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, who were attacked at their stately home on Wednesday... Read more
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Bolton News
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raidLord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodw
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raid
Bolton News / Posted 23 days ago
Lord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodwood House by a burglar who stole £700,000 of treasured family heirlooms. The 61-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, who were attacked at their stately home on Wednesday... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raidLord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodw
Lord and Lady March 'recovering' after Goodwood raid
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 23 days ago
Lord and Lady March are "recovering" after being assaulted and tied up in Goodwood House by a burglar who stole £700,000 of treasured family heirlooms. The 61-year-old and his 54-year-old wife, who were attacked at their stately home on Wednesday... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Goodwood's Lord and Lady March suffer 'terrifying ordeal' in £700k gems raidWhen Lady March went to investigate, she was shoved back into her bedroom by th
Goodwood's Lord and Lady March suffer 'terrifying ordeal' in £700k gems raid
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
When Lady March went to investigate, she was shoved back into her bedroom by the burglar, who then struck Lord March across the head with a "blunt instrument". Police say the man forced Lady March to open a safe before he tied the couple up and fled... Read more
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Sussex Express
Lord and Lady March assaulted and left bound in Goodwood home in ‘frightening’ jewellery raidLord and Lady March were assaulted and then left tied up by the robber who made
Lord and Lady March assaulted and left bound in Goodwood home in ‘frightening’ jewellery raid
Sussex Express / Posted 24 days ago
Lord and Lady March were assaulted and then left tied up by the robber who made off with thousands of pounds worth of precious jewellery. Lady March disturbed the burglar and was pushed before he struck Lord March on the head, police said,... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Lord and Lady March assaulted and left bound in Goodwood home in ‘frightening’ jewellery raid - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Lord and Lady March assaulted and left bound in Goodwood home in ‘frightening’ jewellery raid
Chichester Observer / Posted 24 days ago
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Croydon Guardian
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raidHeirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II t
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raid
Croydon Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Heirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II to his mistress, have been stolen in a raid at one of Britain's most treasured stately homes. Detectives have made a nationwide appeal following the break-in at 17th... Read more
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International Business Times
Goodwood House raid: Ring given to Charles II's mistress among £700,000 haul Historic heirlooms and diamonds worth almost £700,000, including a ring given t
Goodwood House raid: Ring given to Charles II's mistress among £700,000 haul
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
Historic heirlooms and diamonds worth almost £700,000, including a ring given to the mistress of Charles II, have been stolen in a raid at one of Britain's stately homes. Police have appealed for witnesses after burglars broke into 17th-century... Read more
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Northern Echo
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raidHeirlooms, including an 1820 diamond tiara worth nearly £400,000, diamond neckl
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raid
Northern Echo / Posted 24 days ago
Heirlooms, including an 1820 diamond tiara worth nearly £400,000, diamond necklaces and several luxury watches, including antique Rolex and Girard Perregaux timepieces, were stolen. Other items taken included an emerald intaglio and diamond ring... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raidHeirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II t
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raid
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Heirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II to his mistress, have been stolen in a raid at one of Britain's most treasured stately homes. Detectives have made a nationwide appeal following the break-in at 17th... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raidHeirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II t
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raid
Kingston Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Heirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II to his mistress, have been stolen in a raid at one of Britain's most treasured stately homes. Detectives have made a nationwide appeal following the break-in at 17th... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raidHeirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II t
£700,000 heirlooms stolen in Goodwood House raid
Streatham Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Heirlooms worth nearly £700,000, including a diamond ring given by Charles II to his mistress, have been stolen in a raid at one of Britain's most treasured stately homes. Detectives have made a nationwide appeal following the break-in at 17th... Read more
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