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Bolton News
Police target nuisance off-road vehicles in RivingtonPOLICE are operating in the Rivington area in a bid to stop off-road motorbikes
Police target nuisance off-road vehicles in Rivington
Bolton News / Posted an hour ago
POLICE are operating in the Rivington area in a bid to stop off-road motorbikes and cars “ruining the landscape.” Eight officers from Lancashire Police have been deployed to patrol the area in a bid to cut down on the nuisance drivers. A facebook... Read more
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thebee
Water bosses hold meeting six months after Lancashire's water was contaminatedSix months on since Lancashire's water contamination scare, water bosses are me
Water bosses hold meeting six months after Lancashire's water was contaminated
thebee / Posted 7 hours ago
Six months on since Lancashire's water contamination scare, water bosses are meeting today (9/2/2016) to discuss what they've learnt. Last August we told you that cryptospiridium had gotten into our water systems - and hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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Bolton News
UPDATED/ PICTURES/ VIDEO: Tributes to dad, 39, hacked to death in street by gang of menok made up stories ah! lol . any one who thinks ive just sat here and wrote a l
UPDATED/ PICTURES/ VIDEO: Tributes to dad, 39, hacked to death in street by gang of men
Bolton News / Posted 18 hours ago
ok made up stories ah! lol . any one who thinks ive just sat here and wrote a load of bs. firstly stop judgeing folk by your own standards what effin gain do i get from makeing up a load of nonesense. dont do lies and bs me ,why because u just make... Read more
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CRM Magazine
5 Ways CRM Companies Can Be Good Corporate CitizensThese days, consumers expect companies to make business decisions that benefit
5 Ways CRM Companies Can Be Good Corporate Citizens
CRM Magazine / Posted 21 hours ago
These days, consumers expect companies to make business decisions that benefit not only their bottom line but society at large. This expectation extends into the software realm—particularly for popular products in categories such as customer... Read more
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Pendle Today
Double victory is just great for hockey starsPendle Forest Hockey Club’s first team enjoyed a thumping 8-1 victory over Pres
Double victory is just great for hockey stars
Pendle Today / Posted 2 days ago
Pendle Forest Hockey Club’s first team enjoyed a thumping 8-1 victory over Preston. They started the fixture with intent and in the first 10 minutes they hit the post and narrowly missed opportunities to open the scoring. Lisa Crewe finally handed... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Crowds flock to see Flying Scotsman roar through South Lakes on the Cumbrian leg of its historic runHUNDREDS of people lined the station platforms at Oxenholme in Kendal this lunc
Crowds flock to see Flying Scotsman roar through South Lakes on the Cumbrian leg of its historic run
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
HUNDREDS of people lined the station platforms at Oxenholme in Kendal this lunchtime to watch the historic Flying Scotsman steam through on a grand tour of Lancashire, Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales. The crowd waved and cheered and cameras clicked... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Leicester owe remarkable rise to Steve Walsh - but not that one, by Dave KiddWalsh, who combines the roles of head of recruitment and assistant manager at t
Leicester owe remarkable rise to Steve Walsh - but not that one, by Dave Kidd
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Walsh, who combines the roles of head of recruitment and assistant manager at the league leaders, has often been amused when photos of the Steve Walsh who captained Leicester under Martin O'Neill have been used to illustrate occasional articles about... Read more
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Pendle Today
Colne win again to keep pressure on at the top!Colne kept the pressure on NWC Premier Division leaders Runcorn Linnets with a
Colne win again to keep pressure on at the top!
Pendle Today / Posted 3 days ago
Colne kept the pressure on NWC Premier Division leaders Runcorn Linnets with a hard fought 3-1 win away at West Didsbury and Chorlton. The Reds are nine points behind Joey Dunn’s table-toppers with four games in hand, though it could’ve been much... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Non-league: Southport will show derby passion - MaamriaDINO MAAMRIA has called on his team to display the passion needed when they fac
Non-league: Southport will show derby passion - Maamria
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
DINO MAAMRIA has called on his team to display the passion needed when they face Tranmere today. The two sides will meet for the first time in around 40 years and Maamria says his team is fully focused and prepared for a tough test against former... Read more
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thebee
Dave Spikey on helping the Croston flood fundA glorious return to his home town to help victims of the floods. Comedian Dav
Dave Spikey on helping the Croston flood fund
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
A glorious return to his home town to help victims of the floods. Comedian Dave Spikey, along with a selection of his Phoenix Nights co-stars, hit the Chorley Little Theatre last night in aid of the Croston flood fund. He was joined by Mike... Read more
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thebee
Applications open for traders at Chorley Flower ShowHorticultural traders from across the country are being invited to apply for a
Applications open for traders at Chorley Flower Show
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
Horticultural traders from across the country are being invited to apply for a place at Lancashire’s only true flower show in the heart of the North West. Chorley Flower Show is back for its second year after a fantastic inaugural event that saw... Read more
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thebee
Chorley mum 'heart-broken' by another open water deathA mum from Chorley has apologised to a family, mourning the death of their son,
Chorley mum 'heart-broken' by another open water death
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
A mum from Chorley has apologised to a family, mourning the death of their son, for not reaching them with her water safety campaign. Miracle Godson from Marsh Green in Wigan died last April when he jumped into a quarry - the circumstances were... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
CHEERS! Tiny pub run by 25-old in former newsagents' hailed as Lancashire's bestA TINY pub run by a 25-year-old in a former newsagents' shop has been hailed as
CHEERS! Tiny pub run by 25-old in former newsagents' hailed as Lancashire's best
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
A TINY pub run by a 25-year-old in a former newsagents' shop has been hailed as Lancashire's best, by real ale experts. The Shepherds Hall Ale House, Chapel Street, Chorley has been named CAMRA Central Lancashire Pub of the Year for 2016. The bar... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton millionaire drug dealer fails to overturn conviction with 'entrapment' claimA MILLIONAIRE drug dealer who claimed he was 'entrapped' by a police informant
Bolton millionaire drug dealer fails to overturn conviction with 'entrapment' claim
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
A MILLIONAIRE drug dealer who claimed he was 'entrapped' by a police informant has failed in a bid to clear his name. Paul Yearsley, aged 49, served part of a five years and four months prison sentence imposed at Manchester Crown Court in 2011 for... Read more
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thebee
Phoenix Nights stars reunite for flood fundraiserSome of the cast from Phoenix Nights will come back together tonight for a spec
Phoenix Nights stars reunite for flood fundraiser
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
Some of the cast from Phoenix Nights will come back together tonight for a special flood fundraiser. Dave Spikey's organised a night of stand-up comedy in aid of Croston's flood victims.The fundraiser will bring some of the cast from the infamous... Read more
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Bolton News
Fitness fanatic ready for 250 mile Chorley to London runA FITNESS enthusiast is planning to run 250 miles in a bid to beat his £5,000 f
Fitness fanatic ready for 250 mile Chorley to London run
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
A FITNESS enthusiast is planning to run 250 miles in a bid to beat his £5,000 fundraising target for The Royal British Legion. Richard Smith, aged 31, will run over 200 miles from Chorley to London, before finishing his challenge by running in the... Read more
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Bolton News
Married teachers give up day jobs to set up new micro bar in BoltonTWO beer-loving teachers have swapped the classroom for a new life – selling th
Married teachers give up day jobs to set up new micro bar in Bolton
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
TWO beer-loving teachers have swapped the classroom for a new life – selling their favourite ales. Married couple Sarah and Darryl Leech, of Darcy Lever, set up their shop Bunbury's in Chorley Old Road to specialise in unusual real ales and craft... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official Website...the Vanarama National League North on Tuesday night but suffered a 3-2 defea
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted 6 days ago
...the Vanarama National League North on Tuesday night but suffered a 3-2 defeat at Victory Park against Lancashire rivals Chorley. But it didn`t look good for the Magpies as they found themselves 2-0 down inside the opening 10 minutes. Bradley... Read more
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Scotsman
Full list of SPFL transfers from the January window Anthony Stokes moved from Celtic to Hibs on loan during the January window. Pi
Full list of SPFL transfers from the January window
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Anthony Stokes moved from Celtic to Hibs on loan during the January window. Picture: SNS Every single transfer that went in and out of clubs in the Scottish Professional Football League over the... Read more
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thebee
Charges over Preston robberyDETECTIVES investigating a cash in transit robbery at a discount store in Prest
Charges over Preston robbery
thebee / Posted 7 days ago
DETECTIVES investigating a cash in transit robbery at a discount store in Preston have charged six men in connection with the incident. They are: Daniel Barnes, 21, of Tag Lane, Ingol; Liam Malcolm, 29, of Sylvancroft, Preston; Wesley Harriott,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
CCTV APPEAL: Female shop worker threatened with knife in ‘terrifying’ robberyA FEMALE shop assistant was threatened with a knife during a ‘terrifying’ robbe
CCTV APPEAL: Female shop worker threatened with knife in ‘terrifying’ robbery
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
A FEMALE shop assistant was threatened with a knife during a ‘terrifying’ robbery at a newsagents. Detectives have issued CCTV images of a male suspect wanted over the robbery at Londis in Eaves Lane, Chorley. A man approached a member of staff who... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Kevin’s joy at ‘second chance’ on The VoiceTHE Voice contestant Kevin Simm said he had been given a 'second chance' in the
Kevin’s joy at ‘second chance’ on The Voice
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
THE Voice contestant Kevin Simm said he had been given a 'second chance' in the music industry after wowing all four coaches. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson with a... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official Website....points clear at the top of Vanarama National League North table with an imp
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted 8 days ago
....points clear at the top of Vanarama National League North table with an important win at struggling Brackley Town, while second-placed North Ferriby United lost. Substitute Akwasi Asante scored what proved to be the only goal of the game in the... Read more
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Bolton News
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceTHE Voice contestant Kevin Simm has said he was "put off" the music business af
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
THE Voice contestant Kevin Simm has said he was "put off" the music business after the failure of his solo pop career. On Saturday night's episode, viewers saw the Chorley-born singer have a second stab at fame when he auditioned before the all-star... Read more
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Bolton News
Late twist as Wanderers complete car park development dealWANDERERS have secured some short-term funding by completing a joint venture de
Late twist as Wanderers complete car park development deal
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
WANDERERS have secured some short-term funding by completing a joint venture deal to develop car parking land at the Macron Stadium. In what proved a surprising twist at the weekend, the club announced an agreement with Prescot Business Park Ltd, as... Read more
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thebee
Local comedian helps campaign to save local Chorley library(PHOTO: Google Maps) Local comedian Dave Spikey has gotten behind a campaign t
Local comedian helps campaign to save local Chorley library
thebee / Posted 9 days ago
(PHOTO: Google Maps) Local comedian Dave Spikey has gotten behind a campaign to save a local Chorley library. He's been joined by Chorley MP Lindsay Hoyle and former Emmerdale actor Kay Purcell, to host a 'read-in' at Chorley's Coppull... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice « Shropshire StarThe Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 9 days ago
The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the ex-member of Liberty X, an explosive on-air argument erupted between Faith and Boy George. The Culture... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Bury Times
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Gazette
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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guardian-series
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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This is West Country
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Gazette News
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Bolton News
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning renditio
Ex-Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to land the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The VoiceEx- Former Liberty X singer Kevin Simm auditioned before the all-star panel of
Liberty X singer wows all four coaches on The Voice
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Ex- Former Liberty X singer Kevin Simm auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches with a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
THE VOICE: Chorley's former Liberty X star wows all four coachesThe Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches tonight with a stunning
THE VOICE: Chorley's former Liberty X star wows all four coaches
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
The Voice contestant Kevin Simm wowed all four coaches tonight with a stunning rendition of Chandelier by Sia. The Chorley-born singer auditioned before the all-star panel of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson. In the battle to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Voice 2016: Former Liberty X singer Kevin Simm wows all four coaches and sparks a row | Irish Examiner Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 09:11 pm The Voice...
The Voice 2016: Former Liberty X singer Kevin Simm wows all four coaches and sparks a row
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 09:11 pm The Voice... Read more
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Gazette
Property News: Winners for second successive yearFOR the second consecutive year, Redrow Homes has been named Best Large Housebu
Property News: Winners for second successive year
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
FOR the second consecutive year, Redrow Homes has been named Best Large Housebuilder at a national ceremony widely regarded as the "Oscars" of housebuilding. The homebuilder scooped the gold title at the glittering What House? Awards ceremony at... Read more
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Bolton News
People to pay tribute to 198 men, women and children buried in paupers' graves at special ceremonyORGANISERS of a new tribute to nearly 200 people buried in paupers graves in Ho
People to pay tribute to 198 men, women and children buried in paupers' graves at special ceremony
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
ORGANISERS of a new tribute to nearly 200 people buried in paupers graves in Horwich say they have been overwhelmed with the response to their event. Residents are being invited to a ceremony to mark the restoration of the site at Ridgmont Cemetery,... Read more
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