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Daily Mirror
Bomb threats across UK schools as caller vows to 'behead children'School, Cornwall Middleton Primary School, Leeds Ringmer Primary School, East
Bomb threats across UK schools as caller vows to 'behead children'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
School, Cornwall Middleton Primary School, Leeds Ringmer Primary School, East Sussex Caversham Primary School, Reading Devonport High School for Girls, Plymouth Down Hall Primary School, Rayleigh, Essex Has your school been evacuated? Email... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bomb threats across UK AND US schools as callers vow to 'behead children'School, Cornwall Middleton Primary School, Leeds Ringmer Primary School, East
Bomb threats across UK AND US schools as callers vow to 'behead children'
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
School, Cornwall Middleton Primary School, Leeds Ringmer Primary School, East Sussex Caversham Primary School, Reading Devonport High School for Girls, Plymouth Down Hall Primary School, Rayleigh, Essex Barming was closed after an "anonymous... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga council's budget blowout hits $7mneeded for the expanded building services team, with costs including the fitout
Tauranga council's budget blowout hits $7m
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
needed for the expanded building services team, with costs including the fitout of office space in temporary offices in Devonport Rd. The purchase of seven vehicles for building inspectors hired to cope with city growth issues added $196,000 to... Read more
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This is West Country
Malicious calls made to schools in Devon and Cornwallthem. A spokesperson for the force said: “The first call was to Pinhoe School
Malicious calls made to schools in Devon and Cornwall
This is West Country / Posted 16 hours ago
them. A spokesperson for the force said: “The first call was to Pinhoe School in Exeter, the second call was received at Devonport High School for Girls in Plymouth, and the third was to Charlestown Primary School, Carlyon Bay, St Austell. “As... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Auckland mayor set to inherit rapid city growthView of housing and Auckland City from Mt Victoria in Devonport. Photo / Doug S
New Auckland mayor set to inherit rapid city growth
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
View of housing and Auckland City from Mt Victoria in Devonport. Photo / Doug Sherring Auckland's new mayor and council face some big decisions to respond to the city's rapid growth, says council chief executive Stephen Town. With Mayor Len Brown... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwi Gunners To Mark 300th Anniversary Of Royal Artilleryfired from the Soundshell in Napier, with rounds then fired at one minute inter
Kiwi Gunners To Mark 300th Anniversary Of Royal Artillery
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
fired from the Soundshell in Napier, with rounds then fired at one minute intervals from Auckland’s North Head Reserve in Devonport, Hamilton, Waiouru, Linton, Levin, and Wellington. At midday in the Square in Palmerston North, gunners from 16th... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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The North West Star
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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The Courier
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weat
Sunday Brekkie Blog | Sunday, May 22, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Australia and beyond. STATE OF THE NATION Welcome to a new day. Get your weather update and national news snapshot here. DEVONPORT: UNDER INVESTIGATION: Devonport Airport was closed for over an hour while the incident was investigated. Picture:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Air force kept navy at sea after lifejacket delaysover South China SeaNavy releases full video of Russian jets Air Commodore Mar
Air force kept navy at sea after lifejacket delays
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
over South China SeaNavy releases full video of Russian jets Air Commodore Mark Brunton, then group captain, wrote to the Devonport Naval Base commander Captain Fred Keating in November 2013: "It has now been many months since we advised our... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fishing: Hottest game season for years is lingering onfish, drifting with baits or soft plastics in 3m to 6m of water. The foul betwe
Fishing: Hottest game season for years is lingering on
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
fish, drifting with baits or soft plastics in 3m to 6m of water. The foul between Browns and Motuihe Islands and the Devonport edge of the Rangitoto Channel are still holding fish but it is case of being on the water at first light. Similar... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diana Clement: Don't stand for rip offs, vote with your feetdrivers foaming at the mouth. I'm a recent convert to the idea of boycotting ex
Diana Clement: Don't stand for rip offs, vote with your feet
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
drivers foaming at the mouth. I'm a recent convert to the idea of boycotting expensive stations. It turns out that many Devonport locals drive right past the station on the peninsula, described by one person I know as having "everyone by the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Accountability, devolution and gun crime: lessons from a PCChe promised to increase neighbourhood policing by hiring more police officers.
Accountability, devolution and gun crime: lessons from a PCC
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
he promised to increase neighbourhood policing by hiring more police officers. David was previously the MP for Plymouth Devonport for 13 years, then a councillor in Solihull for four. He’s affable on the phone, despite us speaking the evening... Read more
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The New Statesman
Me and my monarch: Cyrus the Great of Persiahe promised to increase neighbourhood policing by hiring more police officers.
Me and my monarch: Cyrus the Great of Persia
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
he promised to increase neighbourhood policing by hiring more police officers. David was previously the MP for Plymouth Devonport for 13 years, then a councillor in Solihull for four. He’s affable on the phone, despite us speaking the evening... Read more
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International Business Times
Scientology and its languishing English property: Royal Fleet Club, Plymouth Critics of the church accuse it of being a "cult", which it strenuously denies,
Scientology and its languishing English property: Royal Fleet Club, Plymouth
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Critics of the church accuse it of being a "cult", which it strenuously denies, saying it is a legitimate religion. In the Devonport area of Plymouth, which has a rich naval heritage, sits the Royal Fleet Club, an old listed sailors' home dating... Read more
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International Business Times
Church of Scientology faces calls for compulsory purchase orders on historic English properties in danger of going to 'rack and ruin' surrounding estate in a £7m deal in 2007. In 2009, the church purchased the Ro
Church of Scientology faces calls for compulsory purchase orders on historic English properties in danger of going to 'rack and ruin'
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
surrounding estate in a £7m deal in 2007. In 2009, the church purchased the Royal Fleet Club, an old sailors' home, in Devonport, Plymouth, for £1m. All properties remain undeveloped by the Church of Scientology. "The creation of really... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Crash death of Ian Uttley and wife Christine: No one chargedof the car, Mr Cheney said. Mr Cheney said no-one could positively identify th
Crash death of Ian Uttley and wife Christine: No one charged
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of the car, Mr Cheney said. Mr Cheney said no-one could positively identify the vehicle involved. Coroner Christopher Devonport said the overtaking vehicle failed to stop and the driver was "blissfully unaware" of the tragic carnage they... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
FFA Cup: Five NSW teams seal R32 spotsof the Lakoseljac Cup qualifies for the FFA Cup Round of 32. Last year’s Round
FFA Cup: Five NSW teams seal R32 spots
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
of the Lakoseljac Cup qualifies for the FFA Cup Round of 32. Last year’s Round of 32 entrant, South Hobart, face a rampant Devonport in the final, who won their previous match 10-0 over Somerset. Lakoseljac Cup final (13 June): South Hobart v... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Do military trials achieve their purpose?of indecent assault this week by a court martial following an incident where he
Do military trials achieve their purpose?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of indecent assault this week by a court martial following an incident where he groped a subordinate's backside at the Devonport Naval base's bar four years ago. There was a former senior MP who did the same thing at a Press Gallery Christmas... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Groping commander kicked out of NavyDefence Force and, following the lifting of a suppression order, was named for
Groping commander kicked out of Navy
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Defence Force and, following the lifting of a suppression order, was named for the first time. At a social event at the Devonport Naval Base in 2012, Wiig grabbed the woman's buttocks. The woman told the court martial she was groped several... Read more
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NZCity
Commander who assaulted officer dismissedWiig guilty of one charge of indecent assault on Tuesday after he repeatedly gr
Commander who assaulted officer dismissed
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
Wiig guilty of one charge of indecent assault on Tuesday after he repeatedly grabbed at the officer during an event at Devonport Naval Base in 2012. Wiig's lawyer told the court that the offending wasn't sexually-motivated and was only a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Groping Navy commander kicked out of NavyDefence Force and, following the lifting of a suppression order, he was named f
Groping Navy commander kicked out of Navy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Defence Force and, following the lifting of a suppression order, he was named for the first time. At a social event at the Devonport Naval Base in 2012, Wiig grabbed the woman's buttocks. The woman told the court martial she was groped several... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Key Seats - Federal Election 2016a seat of regions. It includes the northern agricultural districts between Laun
Key Seats - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
a seat of regions. It includes the northern agricultural districts between Launceston and the Tamar River in the east and Devonport and Latrobe in the west. It includes all the holiday and fishing towns on the state's east coast. It includes the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
FFA Cup 2016: Who will qualify from each state? NSW, QLD, Victoria, Football westof the Lakoseljac Cup qualifies for the FFA Cup Round of 32. Last year’s Round
FFA Cup 2016: Who will qualify from each state? NSW, QLD, Victoria, Football west
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
of the Lakoseljac Cup qualifies for the FFA Cup Round of 32. Last year’s Round of 32 entrant, South Hobart, face a rampant Devonport in the final, who won their previous match 10-0 over Somerset. Lakoseljac Cup final (13 June): CAPITAL FOOTBALL:... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Judge appointment in northern Tasmania allays Family Court delay fearscases [where] you just can't afford to have delays, it puts families lives on h
Judge appointment in northern Tasmania allays Family Court delay fears
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
cases [where] you just can't afford to have delays, it puts families lives on hold." Judge McGuire was born and raised in Devonport and studied at the University of Tasmania. He has recently been a sitting judge in Melbourne. More stories from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hospice Awareness Week: What would you do with months left to live?change into collection buckets at shopping centres, or donating online. The bl
Hospice Awareness Week: What would you do with months left to live?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
change into collection buckets at shopping centres, or donating online. The blackboards can be found at hospice shops in Devonport, Birkenhead, Wairau Park, Glenfield, Takapuna, Milford, Browns Bay and Albany. Hospice North Shore gives free care... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's on this weekendTui Teka, Dragon and more. More than 120 artists will show their work at the V
What's on this weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Tui Teka, Dragon and more. More than 120 artists will show their work at the Vauxhall Exhibition of Fine Arts festival in Devonport. The bi-annual festival is the primary school's major fundraiser, and in the past has showcased works from famous... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diana Clement: Best bargains are the ones you don't buyas the UK, Australia and the US and it's not good for our collective personal f
Diana Clement: Best bargains are the ones you don't buy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
as the UK, Australia and the US and it's not good for our collective personal finances. Andrew Walker, director of the new Devonport Community Recycling Centre at the suburb's transfer station, sees the other end of our obsession with buying... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Record store fights to keep 15-old deaf cat after customer complaintthat there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination m
Record store fights to keep 15-old deaf cat after customer complaint
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
that there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination moved from Auckland, opening on Tauranga's Devonport Rd about three weeks ago. "He is our little mascot. We are going to protect him. People come in to see him every... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmania Neighbourhood House programs face funding cutof $15,000 for each centre per year. That $495,000 annual investment is less t
Tasmania Neighbourhood House programs face funding cut
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
of $15,000 for each centre per year. That $495,000 annual investment is less than the $850,000 currently available. Devonport centre organiser Kate Beer said demand for Neighbourhood houses across the board was going up. "Yes, there... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Catfight over store's pet gains supportthat there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination m
Catfight over store's pet gains support
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
that there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination moved from Auckland, opening on Tauranga's Devonport Rd about three weeks ago. "He is our little mascot. We are going to protect him. People come in to see him every... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cat fight over in-store pet gains supportthat there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination m
Cat fight over in-store pet gains support
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
that there are people who don't mind it and want us here." Vinyl Destination moved from Auckland, opening on Tauranga's Devonport Rd about three weeks ago. "He is our little mascot. We are going to protect him. People come in to see him every... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmania pummelled by winds up to 140kph, hundreds without powerTasNetworks said the wild winds left more than 1,500 homes without power in Bla
Tasmania pummelled by winds up to 140kph, hundreds without power
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
TasNetworks said the wild winds left more than 1,500 homes without power in Blackmans Bay, Margate, Kingston and Kettering in the state's south. In the north about 500 homes were without power at Preston near Devonport. More stories from Tas... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Compact living on a grand scaleRangitoto Island, and from the west-facing living room, balcony and master bedr
Compact living on a grand scale
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Rangitoto Island, and from the west-facing living room, balcony and master bedroom the views include One Tree Hill and Devonport. GallerySmall footprint, big space in Remuera Being two back from the road means traffic noise is not an issue... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big moves for Little Big Marketswell as continuing in Tauranga." Little Big Markets began eight years ago when
Big moves for Little Big Markets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
well as continuing in Tauranga." Little Big Markets began eight years ago when the Duffys owned a retail fashion shop in Devonport. Faced with the impact of the global financial crisis, they decided instead to open the first Little Big... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tioxide's special house has seen tragedy, royal visitshome as a guest lodge which became a popular retreat for all sorts of VIPs and
Tioxide's special house has seen tragedy, royal visits
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
home as a guest lodge which became a popular retreat for all sorts of VIPs and dignitaries. Built in 1961 by well-known Devonport builder Gordon Ibbott, The Lodge was a big and modern home for the times, fronted by big floor-to-ceiling... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Three amigos' in the hot seats as jobs, health and education loom largeparty staffer Brian Mitchell, who was preselected two years ago. Mr Whiteley h
'Three amigos' in the hot seats as jobs, health and education loom large
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
party staffer Brian Mitchell, who was preselected two years ago. Mr Whiteley holds the north-west Tasmanian seat of Braddon by 2.6 per cent, and will face off with Labor's Justine Keay, a Devonport City Council alderman. More stories from Tasm... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
G and T: Gin and Tasmania a match made in distiller's heavenBill Lark John Cole uses local ingredients wherever possible to infuse his gin
G and T: Gin and Tasmania a match made in distiller's heaven
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
Bill Lark John Cole uses local ingredients wherever possible to infuse his gin. "I buy juniper from a local shop in Devonport, allspice is in Hobart and elderflowers grow wild around here" he said. Outside the capital Hobart is the Lark... Read more
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Times of Malta
MP recalls smuggling hedgehog into Commons Chamberthe habitats of hedgehogs rather than "blaming the badgers". Fellow Conservati
MP recalls smuggling hedgehog into Commons Chamber
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
the habitats of hedgehogs rather than "blaming the badgers". Fellow Conservative Oliver Colvile (Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport) has been leading a campaign to "save the hedgehog", calling for the creature to be given better legal protection... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sad tinge to midwives dayMersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her
Sad tinge to midwives day
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
Mersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her daughter at the old maternity hospital in Devonport. As a midwife, the move to Latrobe was not a big adjustment but it was for a community unhappy to lose its... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sad tinge to midwives dayMersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her
Sad tinge to midwives day
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
Mersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her daughter at the old maternity hospital in Devonport. As a midwife, the move to Latrobe was not a big adjustment but it was for a community unhappy to lose its... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sad tinge to midwives dayMersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her
Sad tinge to midwives day
The Young Witness / Posted 18 days ago
Mersey today. Mrs Chettle was just back from maternity leave after having her daughter at the old maternity hospital in Devonport. As a midwife, the move to Latrobe was not a big adjustment but it was for a community unhappy to lose its... Read more
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