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Scoop.co.nz
Ngāi Tahu Tourism opens new Franz Josef visitor hubcentre joins other local businesses making the move to the village’s new busine
Ngāi Tahu Tourism opens new Franz Josef visitor hub
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 32 minutes ago
centre joins other local businesses making the move to the village’s new business area following a ruling by the Westland District Council. The council has defined an 'earthquake risk zone' in Franz Josef due to the Alpine Fault, which dissects... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwiproject and work with key project partners Hawke’s Bay Regional Council (HBRC),
Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
project and work with key project partners Hawke’s Bay Regional Council (HBRC), Department of Conservation (DOC), Hastings District Council (HDC), Guthrie-Smith Trust, ECOED (the Environmental, Conservation and Outdoor Education Trust), Hawke’s Bay... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Progress on Raetihi Community Projectsof water filters in households affected by the 2013 diesel contamination of the
Progress on Raetihi Community Projects
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
of water filters in households affected by the 2013 diesel contamination of the water supply under Project Waireka.Ruapehu District Council (RDC) Chief Executive Clive Manley said that we now have agreement on the key points for all three projects... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Film Industry Rejoices After Tropfest NZ Saved By White Knigby all. Congratulations to all.” Venture Taranaki, which administers the Major
Film Industry Rejoices After Tropfest NZ Saved By White Knig
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
by all. Congratulations to all.” Venture Taranaki, which administers the Major Event Fund on behalf of the New Plymouth District Council, has been a foundation sponsor of Tropfest NZ since its inception. “The region continues to attract creative... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kia Ora: Tarrasthe kids are rightfully unhappy when passers by stop to relieve themselves in t
Kia Ora: Tarras
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
the kids are rightfully unhappy when passers by stop to relieve themselves in the school grounds - so come on Central Otago District Council, please find a solution to this unsavoury problem. Best walks: Big walks, short walks they're all here.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Councils agree water shake-up, but…Monday, 27 June 2016, 9:23 amPress Release: Waikato District CouncilJune 27, 20
Councils agree water shake-up, but…
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
Monday, 27 June 2016, 9:23 amPress Release: Waikato District CouncilJune 27, 2016Three Waikato councils have reached potential agreement on a major shake-up of water services... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Public Ownership for Site of National Significanceknown as the L-pa due to its shape, was where the first shots were fired at in
Public Ownership for Site of National Significance
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
known as the L-pa due to its shape, was where the first shots were fired at in the First Taranaki War in 1860.New Plymouth District Council has bought the 4ha Brixton property from a private owner and intends to work with Te Kotahitanga o Te Atiawa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Morolong Urges Men to Respect WomenMochudi — Kgatleng District Council chairperson, Mr Mpho Morolong, has appealed
Morolong Urges Men to Respect Women
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Mochudi — Kgatleng District Council chairperson, Mr Mpho Morolong, has appealed to men to recognise women and the girl child as human beings, who need to be respected, protected and treated with dignity. Speaking during the official opening of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KDC Engages ContractorsMochudi — Kgatleng District Council chairperson Mr Mpho Morolong said they have
KDC Engages Contractors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Mochudi — Kgatleng District Council chairperson Mr Mpho Morolong said they have engaged refuse contractors who started their work in June this year. Briefing full council session on June 20, Mr Morolong said due to an increasing number of people... Read more
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Gazette
LEADER'S COLUMN: Cllr Steve Lydon's first column as leader of Stroud District Councilfriends and fellow councillors paying their respects to a long-serving and comm
LEADER'S COLUMN: Cllr Steve Lydon's first column as leader of Stroud District Council
Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
friends and fellow councillors paying their respects to a long-serving and committed public servant. Monday, June 13 - District Council Network All party Parliamentary reception London. I attended along with the chief executive, to meet with... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Festival delivers kaleidoscope of funfor how cold the water was. Their efforts paid off as they picked up the title
Festival delivers kaleidoscope of fun
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 hours ago
for how cold the water was. Their efforts paid off as they picked up the title for best corporate entry. Queenstown Lakes District Council staff adopted a topical theme - traffic, demonstrated by camper van, car and traffic light costumes. A team... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Over a thousand take to race track for first Great Donington Runmore: New running festival launches at Donington Park Virge Richini, deputy ch
Over a thousand take to race track for first Great Donington Run
Nottingham Post / Posted 11 hours ago
more: New running festival launches at Donington Park Virge Richini, deputy chairman of North West Leicestershire District Council, said: "It's been fantastic – I just hope it does go on, and on, and on. I'm sure this time next year we... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Thousands take to race circuit for first Great Donington Runmore: New running festival launches at Donington Park Virge Richini, deputy ch
Thousands take to race circuit for first Great Donington Run
Nottingham Post / Posted 12 hours ago
more: New running festival launches at Donington Park Virge Richini, deputy chairman of North West Leicestershire District Council, said: "It's been fantastic – I just hope it does go on, and on, and on. I'm sure this time next year we... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Jeremy Corbyn must go - and the sooner the better'I shall have been a member of the party for 30 years. I have been a Labour cand
'Jeremy Corbyn must go - and the sooner the better'
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
I shall have been a member of the party for 30 years. I have been a Labour candidate against the Tories three times in district council elections, giving time and effort unstintingly. I have travelled the country to speak at Labour and trade... Read more
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Spalding Today
Spalding shoppers hit by flash floodingresidents need to make sure they get permission to dispose of any flood affecte
Spalding shoppers hit by flash flooding
Spalding Today / Posted 19 hours ago
residents need to make sure they get permission to dispose of any flood affected items from their insurer and contact their district council to assist with removal. • South Holland District Council: 01775 761161 – after 5pm 01522 782235. Were you... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$22m impact feared in land deal- a huge subdivision that will extend Papamoa to the Kaituna River mouth. The
$22m impact feared in land deal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
- a huge subdivision that will extend Papamoa to the Kaituna River mouth. The council paid $10 million and the Western Bay District Council $5 million to buy the farm in 2007, with the proviso that Carrus had first option to buy it back once the... Read more
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Farming Life
Brewery launches ‘Derry Milk’ beernever heard of!” Welcoming the exciting announcement, Mary Blake, Tourism Deve
Brewery launches ‘Derry Milk’ beer
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
never heard of!” Welcoming the exciting announcement, Mary Blake, Tourism Development Officer with Derry City and Strabane District Council, said the news followed the Walled City Brewery’s success in securing ‘Most Promising New Business 2016’at... Read more
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Spalding Today
New memorial for Spalding’s WW2 fallenA renowned artist who worked on the memorial for Princess Diana at Althorp is h
New memorial for Spalding’s WW2 fallen
Spalding Today / Posted yesterday
A renowned artist who worked on the memorial for Princess Diana at Althorp is helping veterans and the district council provide a lasting tribute to more than 125 Spalding servicemen and women. Gary Breeze has drawn provisional artwork for a new... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Find out where to get advice after recent Caterham flash floodsRoad and Timberhill Road, while two sinkholes opened up: one at Yorke Gate and
Find out where to get advice after recent Caterham flash floods
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Road and Timberhill Road, while two sinkholes opened up: one at Yorke Gate and one at the Raglan precinct. Tandridge District Council has now organised a National Flood Forum Surgery on Tuesday (June 28) between 3pm and 6pm. Held at Caterham... Read more
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Spalding Today
Frustration over footway lighting in Spilsby“I couldn’t believe it! The council is burning my money - it’s my council tax.
Frustration over footway lighting in Spilsby
Spalding Today / Posted yesterday
“I couldn’t believe it! The council is burning my money - it’s my council tax. I’m so furious because they (East Lindsey District Council) claim they can’t afford to run them but they are wasting money not switching them off.” The lights in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Warm food and pest potential spark two-star hygiene rating for Wildwood Kitchen in Abingdonshould disregard customer preferences by banning burgers that were cooked pink.
Warm food and pest potential spark two-star hygiene rating for Wildwood Kitchen in Abingdon
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
should disregard customer preferences by banning burgers that were cooked pink. An inspector from Vale of White Horse District Council wrote in a report: "You must ensure you follow your food safety management system and ensure burgers are... Read more
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This is West Country
Council leader slams 'breach of confidentiality'to a report in last week's Gazette that the Deane is considering a full politic
Council leader slams 'breach of confidentiality'
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
to a report in last week's Gazette that the Deane is considering a full political and economic merger with West Somerset District Council. He said the councils, which have shared services and officers since 2013, are currently looking at options... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
OPINION: We are fortunate that politicians in South Lakeland are treated with respectterm future. Politicians and council officers are dedicated public servants wh
OPINION: We are fortunate that politicians in South Lakeland are treated with respect
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
term future. Politicians and council officers are dedicated public servants who care deeply about the community. It is encouraging that in this part of Britain they are treated with respect. Giles Archibald Leader of South Lakeland District Coun... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Horton campaigners call on public to have their saybe scrapped, all part of plans to save £2.2m. Last Tuesday the county's Commun
Horton campaigners call on public to have their say
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
be scrapped, all part of plans to save £2.2m. Last Tuesday the county's Community Partnership Network met at the Cherwell District Council offices to Bodicote to discuss the plans, with midwives working at the hospital being invited to share their... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Aspall Cyder is too big for Aspall, say villagers in Suffolk as permission granted for extensionit takes its name. Barry Chevalier Guild of Aspall Cyder Aspall Cyder’s new p
Aspall Cyder is too big for Aspall, say villagers in Suffolk as permission granted for extension
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
it takes its name. Barry Chevalier Guild of Aspall Cyder Aspall Cyder’s new press, approved this week by Mid Suffolk District Council (MSDC), is hoped to increase the company’s production to help it compete with European imports. Although... Read more
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Express and Star
Midlands politicians split as Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces vote of no confidence by MPs « Express & Starwhen approached by the Express & Star. But others praised the role Corbyn play
Midlands politicians split as Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces vote of no confidence by MPs « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
when approached by the Express & Star. But others praised the role Corbyn played during the campaign trail. Cannock Chase District Council cabinet member Carl Bennett said: “I think Corbyn has played a very, very shrewd move with this working out... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Aspall is too big for Aspall Cyder, say villagers in Suffolk as permisision granted for extensionit takes its name. Barry Chevalier Guild of Aspall Cyder Aspall Cyder’s new p
Aspall is too big for Aspall Cyder, say villagers in Suffolk as permisision granted for extension
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
it takes its name. Barry Chevalier Guild of Aspall Cyder Aspall Cyder’s new press, approved this week by Mid Suffolk District Council (MSDC), is hoped to increase the company’s production to help it compete with European imports. Although... Read more
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guardian-series
Planning applications for Epping ForestA summary of planning applications submitted to Epping Forest District Council
Planning applications for Epping Forest
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
A summary of planning applications submitted to Epping Forest District Council in the week up to June 17 are listed below. For more information or to make comments, visit www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk. A full list of planning applications is available... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
One brand for region a winnerdevelopment platform Great Things Grow Here. You may remember the controversy
One brand for region a winner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
development platform Great Things Grow Here. You may remember the controversy when the branding was launched by Hastings District Council a while back now. It was not very well received by the other mayors, particularly Napier's Bill Dalton. Mr... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
CCTV for Hatea Loopbusinesses on Riverside Drive. The cameras would complement the installation o
CCTV for Hatea Loop
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
businesses on Riverside Drive. The cameras would complement the installation of lighting on Pohe Island, which Whangarei District Council rushed to finalise after the woman in her early-20s was dragged off the walkway at about 6.30am on April... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Council not opposed to two liquor licencesFund, which will run the bar at the Central Otago Trotting Club's 52nd annual O
Council not opposed to two liquor licences
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Fund, which will run the bar at the Central Otago Trotting Club's 52nd annual Omakau meeting in January. Central Otago District Council liquor licensing inspector Ray Applegarth said in a report the people attending the event were unlikely to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fireworks, music open festivalSkyline complex for the eighth annual Queenstown Chamber of Commerce Winter Fes
Fireworks, music open festival
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Skyline complex for the eighth annual Queenstown Chamber of Commerce Winter Festival Business Luncheon. Queenstown Lakes District Council chief executive Mike Theelen, ASB economist Chris Tennent-Brown and consultant Stephen Hamilton gave their... Read more
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express
Violinist has her instrument confiscated after neighbours make noise complaintscomplained that the screeching coming from her flat sounded like a “dying cat”.
Violinist has her instrument confiscated after neighbours make noise complaints
express / Posted 2 days ago
complained that the screeching coming from her flat sounded like a “dying cat”. She was given a warning by Shepway District Council in February this year but she continued to play in her flat in Folkestone, Kent, the council said. Miss... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
BREXIT: AVDC leader Neil Blake: “Britain will recover from Brexit uncertainty”District council leader Neil Blake says that while he voted Remain, he is confi
BREXIT: AVDC leader Neil Blake: “Britain will recover from Brexit uncertainty”
Aylesbury Today / Posted 2 days ago
District council leader Neil Blake says that while he voted Remain, he is confident that Britain will come back from Brexit uncertainty. Conservative Mr Blake, who was undecided on how to vote until quite late in the campaign, said that he felt both... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Replay the count and announcement of results in Barrow and South Lakelandand some big Vote Leave triumphs. Speaking after the declaration, Councillor G
Replay the count and announcement of results in Barrow and South Lakeland
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and some big Vote Leave triumphs. Speaking after the declaration, Councillor Giles Archibald, leader of South Lakeland District Council, said: "I think we have had a good debate, a good discussion. "Across parties we have worked together and... Read more
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Ipswich Star
How did Suffolk Twitter users react to the EU referendum Leave vote?for the England rugby union team, simply tweeted: “We are going to regret this.
How did Suffolk Twitter users react to the EU referendum Leave vote?
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
for the England rugby union team, simply tweeted: “We are going to regret this.” Mark Bee (@64Bumble), chairman of Waveney District Council, reflected on the decision of Prime Minister David Cameron to step down in the next three months. “PM has... Read more
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Gazette
"I'm extremely worried about the country's future" - Labour leaders in the Stroud district express their fears over Brexitin the Stroud district expressed their fears over Britain’s decision to leave t
"I'm extremely worried about the country's future" - Labour leaders in the Stroud district express their fears over Brexit
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
in the Stroud district expressed their fears over Britain’s decision to leave the European Union. Leader of Stroud District Council Steve Lydon said he is “shocked” and “extremely worried” about the country’s future following news of the... Read more
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Spalding Today
UPDATE FRIDAY NOON: South Holland and Boston most Eurosceptic areas in UKof South Holland and the Deepings UKIP who described the result as “a new dawn”
UPDATE FRIDAY NOON: South Holland and Boston most Eurosceptic areas in UK
Spalding Today / Posted 2 days ago
of South Holland and the Deepings UKIP who described the result as “a new dawn”. UKIP Coun Paul Foyster, South Holland District Council member for Holbeach, said: “I’m lost for words as we won by about three to one in this district. “I believe... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
BREXIT: AVDC Labour leader Robin Stuchbury: “Cause for concern, but we must all work together”District council Labour leader Robin Stuchbury says that everyone must work tog
BREXIT: AVDC Labour leader Robin Stuchbury: “Cause for concern, but we must all work together”
Aylesbury Today / Posted 2 days ago
District council Labour leader Robin Stuchbury says that everyone must work together to find a new way after Brexit. Mr Stuchbury, who voted Remain yesterday, said that communities must unite to ensure that the most vulnerable still get the support... Read more
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chad
Two men fined for drinking alcohol in the street in ShirebrookThey were both fined £220 and ordered to pay costs of £200, plus a victim surch
Two men fined for drinking alcohol in the street in Shirebrook
chad / Posted 2 days ago
They were both fined £220 and ordered to pay costs of £200, plus a victim surcharge of £22. Derbyshire police and Bolsover District Council brought in the PSPO on Wednesday, November 4 2015 to help them target concerns about anti-social... Read more
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Weston Mercury
‘Rising demand’ for town foodbankBurnham and Highbridge by a care professional, ensuring those who use the foodb
‘Rising demand’ for town foodbank
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Burnham and Highbridge by a care professional, ensuring those who use the foodbank are genuinely in need. These professional organisations include the Citizens’ Advice Bureau and Sedgemoor District Council, as well as child care services and schoo... Read more
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Spalding Today
Brexit vote is a ‘gamble’, claims MP Warmanof South Holland and the Deepings UKIP who described the result as “a new dawn”
Brexit vote is a ‘gamble’, claims MP Warman
Spalding Today / Posted 2 days ago
of South Holland and the Deepings UKIP who described the result as “a new dawn”. UKIP Coun Paul Foyster, South Holland District Council member for Holbeach, said: “I’m lost for words as we won by about three to one in this district. “I believe... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Two men fined for drinking alcohol in the street in ShirebrookThey were both fined £220 and ordered to pay costs of £200, plus a victim surch
Two men fined for drinking alcohol in the street in Shirebrook
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
They were both fined £220 and ordered to pay costs of £200, plus a victim surcharge of £22. Derbyshire police and Bolsover District Council brought in the PSPO on Wednesday, November 4 2015 to help them target concerns about anti-social... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cut Red Tape for Border Folk - VP Mphokoin finding ways to improve infrastructure particularly roads that were in bad s
Cut Red Tape for Border Folk - VP Mphoko
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in finding ways to improve infrastructure particularly roads that were in bad shape. "In Buhera, we have asked the rural district council to find a partner to tar the Murambinda-Birchenough Road and erect a tollgate to allow the investor to... Read more
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Hunts Post
EU referendum reaction: Huntingdonshire political figures speakwhat was described as the most important vote of the millennium. At 4am this m
EU referendum reaction: Huntingdonshire political figures speak
Hunts Post / Posted 2 days ago
what was described as the most important vote of the millennium. At 4am this morning counting officer for Huntingdonshire District Council Jo Lancaster revealed that the region had voted for Brexit. Following the news this morning (Friday)... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New concrete plant planned for Lindal-in-Furness could create eight jobsLakeland's local plan has identified the need for 1,068 new houses in Ulverston
New concrete plant planned for Lindal-in-Furness could create eight jobs
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Lakeland's local plan has identified the need for 1,068 new houses in Ulverston by 2025, and GlaxoSmithKline is investing in a major new factory in the town, add planning documents. The plans are with South Lakela... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Brexit victory in EU referendum as majority of Cumbria votes in favour of leaving Europethat voted to Remain in the EU in Cumbria, Councillor Mark Wilson, Labour membe
Brexit victory in EU referendum as majority of Cumbria votes in favour of leaving Europe
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
that voted to Remain in the EU in Cumbria, Councillor Mark Wilson, Labour member on Cumbria County Council, South Lakeland District Council and Ulverston Town Council, said: "I'm happy. I want us to stay. I'm pleased that the vote has reflected... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Wickes, Hobbycraft and M&S announce plans in major £8m development at Beardmore Park, Martlesham Heathcommunity consultation was held last month, with a full planning application se
Wickes, Hobbycraft and M&S announce plans in major £8m development at Beardmore Park, Martlesham Heath
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
community consultation was held last month, with a full planning application set to be submitted to Suffolk Coastal District Council in the near future. While Wickes will occupy one of the new units, a second store has yet to be... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Leaders and residents across Oxfordshire react to country's historic Brexitreally hard when something like this happens." But Vote Leave representative M
Leaders and residents across Oxfordshire react to country's historic Brexit
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
really hard when something like this happens." But Vote Leave representative Matthew Barber, leader of Vale of White Horse District Council, said he was "delighted" by the Brexit. Commenting on Vale district's result, which favoured the remain... Read more
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The News and Star
Brexit victory in EU referendum as majority of Cumbria votes in favour of leaving Europethat voted to Remain in the EU in Cumbria, Councillor Mark Wilson, Labour membe
Brexit victory in EU referendum as majority of Cumbria votes in favour of leaving Europe
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
that voted to Remain in the EU in Cumbria, Councillor Mark Wilson, Labour member on Cumbria County Council, South Lakeland District Council and Ulverston Town Council, said: "I'm happy. I want us to stay. I'm pleased that the vote has reflected... Read more
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