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Computer Business Review
GCHQ, Telefonica partner on UK cyber security start-up acceleratorGCHQ and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) are launching a sta
GCHQ, Telefonica partner on UK cyber security start-up accelerator
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
GCHQ and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) are launching a start-up accelerator that will aim to boost the UK’s cyber security sector. The UK Government agencies have partnered with Wayra UK, part of Telefonica Open Future, to help... Read more
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The Register
Woo hoo, UK.gov has unveiled yet another tech creche – for infoseccash by launching a new cyber-security startup accelerator in Cheltenham. The
Woo hoo, UK.gov has unveiled yet another tech creche – for infosec
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
cash by launching a new cyber-security startup accelerator in Cheltenham. The accelerator will be the umpteenth vehicle for funnelling money to muppets since the coalition government came to power. Today, with bells and whistles, the Department... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit Department goes on rapid recruitment drive as headcount surges by 400%the European Union. Sarah Healey serves as director general for the ministry, h
Brexit Department goes on rapid recruitment drive as headcount surges by 400%
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
the European Union. Sarah Healey serves as director general for the ministry, having worked in a similar role at the Department for Culture Media and Sport. The government, meanwhile, has been warned splitting from the EU could be an... Read more
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Bolton News
Date set for parade to honour Rio 2016 Olympics heroesMEMBERS of Team GB and Paralympics GB will parade through Manchester city centr
Date set for parade to honour Rio 2016 Olympics heroes
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
MEMBERS of Team GB and Paralympics GB will parade through Manchester city centre on Monday October 17 following a hugely successful Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Further details of the spectacle, including the timings and route, will... Read more
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Bolton News
Manchester parade for Olympics heroes - including Bolton six time gold medallist - will be on October 17Bolton Olympic hero Jason Kenny's six time gold medal winning feat at a Manches
Manchester parade for Olympics heroes - including Bolton six time gold medallist - will be on October 17
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
Bolton Olympic hero Jason Kenny's six time gold medal winning feat at a Manchester procession. Members of Team GB and Paralympics GB will parade through Manchester city centre on Monday October 17 following a hugely successful Rio 2016... Read more
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The Register
Margaret Hodge's book outlines 'mind boggling' UK public sector waste88 per cent of the committee's recommendations were implemented. "But we had s
Margaret Hodge's book outlines 'mind boggling' UK public sector waste
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
88 per cent of the committee's recommendations were implemented. "But we had some defeats. We failed to convince the Department for Culture Media and Sport that they should not give BT all of the £2bn of public subsidy for the rollout of... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Achieving value for sporting facilitiesAccording to the National Sport Policy (2002), “Regular involvement in sport an
Achieving value for sporting facilities
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
According to the National Sport Policy (2002), “Regular involvement in sport and physical activity are fundamental to good health and wellness at all stages of life.” (p 4). In recent years there has been the construction of football and athletics... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Culture Minister claims to be big fan of Skepta - but can't name ANY of tracksSkepta scooped the prestigious prize for his self-released fourth studio album
Culture Minister claims to be big fan of Skepta - but can't name ANY of tracks
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Skepta scooped the prestigious prize for his self-released fourth studio album Konnichiwa, and performed single Shutdown which has the line ‘We don’t listen to no politician’. Read More Matt Hancock claims to be a big fan of Skepta But asked to... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Gold for St Columba’s George Groom at School Games 10:24 15 September 2016 Away from the bright lights of the Rio Olympics ther
Gold for St Columba’s George Groom at School Games
Herts Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
10:24 15 September 2016 Away from the bright lights of the Rio Olympics there was another St Albans athlete winning gold at a prestigous sports event. George Groom, who goes to St Columba’s... Read more
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The News and Star
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to t
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Gazette
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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guardian-series
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Gazette News
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Gazette News / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Northern Echo
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideI have come to the conclusion that I should not do so. "It is my belief that i
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Northern Echo / Posted 11 days ago
I have come to the conclusion that I should not do so. "It is my belief that it will be better to have a clean break and for the Government to appoint someone new, and for me to continue my career in the private sector as I had always planned... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Kingston Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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This is West Country
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
This is West Country / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Bolton News
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Croydon Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Bury Times
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Bury Times / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Harrow Times
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Harrow Times / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to t
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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heraldscotland
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideI have come to the conclusion that I should not do so. "It is my belief that i
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
I have come to the conclusion that I should not do so. "It is my belief that it will be better to have a clean break and for the Government to appoint someone new, and for me to continue my career in the private sector as I had always planned... Read more
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The News and Star
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step asideyear. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to t
Chairman of BBC Trust Rona Fairhead to step aside
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
year. In a statement she said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what would be a new four year term as BBC chairman. "However, after much thought I have come to the conclusion that I... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector rolehas confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector role
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
has confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than take part in the reapplication process for the role. She said: " The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector rolehas confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector role
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
has confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than take part in the reapplication process for the role. She said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what... Read more
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The News and Star
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector rolehas confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than
Rona Fairhead to quit as chairman of BBC Trust for private sector role
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
has confirmed. In a statement Ms Fairhead said she decided to quit rather than take part in the reapplication process for the role. She said: "The Prime Minister strongly encouraged me to take part in the new appointment process, for what... Read more
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chroniclelive
World famous Lindisfarne Castle to close for 18 monthsThe closure of the National Trust’s Lindisfarne Castle from November 1 to April
World famous Lindisfarne Castle to close for 18 months
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
The closure of the National Trust’s Lindisfarne Castle from November 1 to April 2018 will allow for conservation and protective work costing £3 million to take place. The project is necessary because of the impact over the years of the elements on... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shops « Shropshire Starreview could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shops « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 14 days ago
review could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines are found to be causing harm. A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Rules on 'crack cocaine' of gambling to be reviewedreview could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines
Rules on 'crack cocaine' of gambling to be reviewed
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
review could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines are found to be causing harm. A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rules on 'crack cocaine' of gambling to be reviewedA Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to
Rules on 'crack cocaine' of gambling to be reviewed
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling controls and will take further action if necessary." Critics of the machines have claimed they are based disproportionately... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shopsreview could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shops
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
review could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines are found to be causing harm. A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shopsreview could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shops
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
review could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines are found to be causing harm. A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling... Read more
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The News and Star
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shopsreview could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines
Government to review rules on betting machines in bookies' shops
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
review could see that maximum stake reduced to as little as £2 if the machines are found to be causing harm. A Department for Culture, Media and Sport spokesman said: "We will continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
School Games: Richmond Volleyball Club trio improving with age at School Gameskey won the day as she captained her side to glory at the 2016 School Games in
School Games: Richmond Volleyball Club trio improving with age at School Games
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
key won the day as she captained her side to glory at the 2016 School Games in Loughborough, writes Charlie Bennett. Keefe and clubmate Mattea Goalen helped England Cadet to top the group without dropping a set before seeing off England Junior... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
School Games: Richmond Volleyball Club trio improving with age at School Gameskey won the day as she captained her side to glory at the 2016 School Games in
School Games: Richmond Volleyball Club trio improving with age at School Games
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
key won the day as she captained her side to glory at the 2016 School Games in Loughborough, writes Charlie Bennett. Keefe and clubmate Mattea Goalen helped England Cadet to top the group without dropping a set before seeing off England Junior... Read more
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The Comet
Swimmer hopes double gold will seal GB place11:03 09 September 2016 Luke Turley, centre, after his winning performance. Ph
Swimmer hopes double gold will seal GB place
The Comet / Posted 16 days ago
11:03 09 September 2016 Luke Turley, centre, after his winning performance. Photo: Steven Paston/PA Wire Luke Turley hopes his double gold at the prestigious School Games will help secure his place in the Great Britain team. The 16-year-old won... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Olympians inspired Shenfield High’s golden girl Gippinspired Shenfield High’s golden girl Gipp 14:00 08 September 2016 Shenfield
Olympians inspired Shenfield High’s golden girl Gipp
Romford Recorder / Posted 17 days ago
inspired Shenfield High’s golden girl Gipp 14:00 08 September 2016 Shenfield High School's Sam Gipp with her gold medal for the under-44kg women's judo at the 2016 School Games at Loughborough University (pic: Rui Vieira/PA) Judoka impresses at... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford City star Jade O'Dowda wins 80m hurdles gold at School GamesJADE O’Dowda continued her stellar season by winning 80m hurdles gold at the Sc
Oxford City star Jade O'Dowda wins 80m hurdles gold at School Games
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
JADE O’Dowda continued her stellar season by winning 80m hurdles gold at the School Games in Loughborough. The Oxford City star beat defending champion Pippa Earley by 0.17secs to cross in a club record time of 11.27. She has now shot to the top of... Read more
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Spalding Today
SCHOOL GAMES: Jessica’s success is ‘lovely surprise’16-year-old kicked off the three-day cycling competition by winning the team ti
SCHOOL GAMES: Jessica’s success is ‘lovely surprise’
Spalding Today / Posted 17 days ago
16-year-old kicked off the three-day cycling competition by winning the team time trial alongside three other East Midlands riders on Friday. We actually thought we had finished second so it was a lovely surprise when we found out we had... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Pokemon Go creator contacted by UK government to prevent users breaking the lawthe app don’t break the law. There have been almost 300 reported police incide
Pokemon Go creator contacted by UK government to prevent users breaking the law
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
the app don’t break the law. There have been almost 300 reported police incidents related to the gaming craze, leading the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to contact Niantic, the game’s developer, to discuss the advice it offers... Read more
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