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Chichester Observer
Abnormally large lorries cause delays through Sussexbeen taking place through September. The Shepham Wind Farm was approved on app
Abnormally large lorries cause delays through Sussex
Chichester Observer / Posted 40 minutes ago
been taking place through September. The Shepham Wind Farm was approved on appeal by a Government inspector after Wealden District Council had rejected the scheme. The parts have been escorted outside of the morning and afternoon rush hours to... Read more
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Spalding Today
Outdoor theatre in Spalding in 1916performance of Alice in Wonderland. The live theatre production by Charter Hou
Outdoor theatre in Spalding in 1916
Spalding Today / Posted 54 minutes ago
performance of Alice in Wonderland. The live theatre production by Charter House Theatre Group, organised by South Holland District Council, was watched by more than 250 people who also enjoyed a picnic before the evening performance. Leisure and... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Hasland homes plan ‘violates our human rights’which was given outline planning permission after a public inquiry two years ag
Hasland homes plan ‘violates our human rights’
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 hours ago
which was given outline planning permission after a public inquiry two years ago - must now go before North East Derbyshire District Council’s planning committee for the final go-ahead. One of the homeowners who say their lives will be badly... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Opportunity for businesses in Grange-over-Sandsopportunities from a land and property perspective." The timescale for the sit
Opportunity for businesses in Grange-over-Sands
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
opportunities from a land and property perspective." The timescale for the site is uncertain. Development will be controlled by a development brief that the Holker Group are working with South Lakeland District Council on at the pr... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Drop in visits and phone calls leads to closure of Aldeburgh TIC2016 A coastal resort is to lose its Tourist Information Centre – because it i
Drop in visits and phone calls leads to closure of Aldeburgh TIC
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 hours ago
2016 A coastal resort is to lose its Tourist Information Centre – because it is not being used enough. Suffolk Coastal District Council has been carrying out a review of Aldeburgh TIC and has now decided it will close at the end of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Injunction order for nightmare neighbourusing foul, abusive and insulting language and banging on the walls of the adjo
Injunction order for nightmare neighbour
Derbyshire Times / Posted 7 hours ago
using foul, abusive and insulting language and banging on the walls of the adjoining property. North East Derbyshire District Council applied to the Court for the injunction after complaints from Johnson's neighbours and nearby residents had... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Roading update #3 - 6:30pmSunday, 25 September 2016, 9:16 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Cou
Roading update #3 - 6:30pm
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
Sunday, 25 September 2016, 9:16 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Council NZTA says SH25 closed south of Tairua. Here's an update of TCDC roads that are closed or have issues reported,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Roading update #1 - 3:45pm SundaySunday, 25 September 2016, 9:13 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Cou
Roading update #1 - 3:45pm Sunday
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
Sunday, 25 September 2016, 9:13 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Council Heavy rain has swollen rivers and the mid-afternoon high tide is causing some flooding on roads in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Roading update #2 - 5pmSunday, 25 September 2016, 9:15 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Cou
Roading update #2 - 5pm
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
Sunday, 25 September 2016, 9:15 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District Council A few roads have been closed on the Coromandel because of flooding or slips. With rain forecast through the evening and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
BN taking Sabahans for a ride on Oath Stone: DAP"If Kurup is too embarrassed to ask for public donations, he can easily pay fro
BN taking Sabahans for a ride on Oath Stone: DAP
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 hours ago
"If Kurup is too embarrassed to ask for public donations, he can easily pay from his MP fund or even get the Keningau District Council to fund it. At most, it would only cost a few thousand ringgit," he said. Wong said he also find it rather... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Workshop calls for facilities for OKUsthrough the Local Government and Housing Ministry has been urged to direct loca
Workshop calls for facilities for OKUs
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 hours ago
through the Local Government and Housing Ministry has been urged to direct local authorities (PBTs) such as municipal and district council to provide or improve facilities for the disabled or handicapped (OKU), including the blind, in towns and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'When's the Dalai Lama doing kids art?'words of the national anthem (in both instances, sourced and delivered to the c
'When's the Dalai Lama doing kids art?'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
words of the national anthem (in both instances, sourced and delivered to the callers' letterboxes by diligent Whangarei District Council staff). • "I had a two-hour wait at the doctor and what are you going to do about it?" • Is a giant... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Leatherhead Waitrose store on course to open in Novemberworks were carried out as part of the first phase of Transform Leatherhead. Re
Leatherhead Waitrose store on course to open in November
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 21 hours ago
works were carried out as part of the first phase of Transform Leatherhead. Read More Spearheaded by Mole Valley District Council, Broadway Malyan and Nexus Planning, Transform Leatherhead is a masterplan shaped by public consultation... Read more
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The Comet
‘Children could have Lyme disease without knowing it’ – Letchworth man says he contracted disease from ticks infesting deer at Norton Commonthis was it would have killed me, especially since I got meningitis again throu
‘Children could have Lyme disease without knowing it’ – Letchworth man says he contracted disease from ticks infesting deer at Norton Common
The Comet / Posted 23 hours ago
this was it would have killed me, especially since I got meningitis again through this – dreadful disease.” North Herts District Council, which owns and runs the site, has moved to install warning signage at Norton Common in response to Mr... Read more
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Spalding Today
EDUCATION AWARDS: Hot competition to find top student in south east Lincolnshireplace to study Mental Health Nursing. “The beginning of a new chapter dawns.”
EDUCATION AWARDS: Hot competition to find top student in south east Lincolnshire
Spalding Today / Posted 23 hours ago
place to study Mental Health Nursing. “The beginning of a new chapter dawns.” The award is sponsored by South Holland District Council whose deputy leader Coun Malcolm Chandler said: “We are delighted and proud to be sponsoring the Student of... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
New borough council chiefs appointedthe council has performed a U-turn, and is set to appoint Ka Ng, currently dire
New borough council chiefs appointed
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted yesterday
the council has performed a U-turn, and is set to appoint Ka Ng, currently director of resources at Maldon District Council, to fill the final slot. A council spokesman told the WHT: “Following further discussions with members and... Read more
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Horncastle Today
MP wants your views on new by-passthese traffic jams to write to me with their views.” The development comes as
MP wants your views on new by-pass
Horncastle Today / Posted yesterday
these traffic jams to write to me with their views.” The development comes as Lincolnshire County Council and East Lindsey District Council both say they support the idea of a by-pass. However, the two authorities appear to be miles apart in any... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at riskreview due to a decline in use, including one in Troutbeck and another at Broug
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at risk
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
review due to a decline in use, including one in Troutbeck and another at Broughton Mills. Cllr Ben Berry, South Lakeland District Council representative for Windermere, Applethwaite and Troutbeck, said that he is going to put up a strong fight to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at riskreview due to a decline in use, including one in Troutbeck and another at Broug
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at risk
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
review due to a decline in use, including one in Troutbeck and another at Broughton Mills. Cllr Ben Berry, South Lakeland District Council representative for Windermere, Applethwaite and Troutbeck, said that he is going to put up a strong fight to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
CAMRA backs campaign to save village's last pub by bidding for community tagcosts of property and that's not doing us any favours. Pubs are easy targets."
CAMRA backs campaign to save village's last pub by bidding for community tag
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
costs of property and that's not doing us any favours. Pubs are easy targets." CAMRA want to persuade Vale of White Horse District Council to label The General Elliot an asset of community value, which would force owners Vale Brewery to take it... Read more
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Horncastle Today
We can’t afford a parking free-for-all warns councilEast Lindsey District Council has confirmed it cannot afford to see a major red
We can’t afford a parking free-for-all warns council
Horncastle Today / Posted yesterday
East Lindsey District Council has confirmed it cannot afford to see a major reduction in the income it receives from car parks - even though some charges could be slashed or axed all together. The authority has launched a major review of car park... Read more
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Oxford Mail
CAMRA backs campaign to save village's last pub by bidding for community tagcosts of property and that's not doing us any favours. Pubs are easy targets."
CAMRA backs campaign to save village's last pub by bidding for community tag
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
costs of property and that's not doing us any favours. Pubs are easy targets." CAMRA want to persuade Vale of White Horse District Council to label The General Elliot an asset of community value, which would force owners Vale Brewery to take it... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Cromer demands a referendum on plans for car park in North Lodge Parkbuilt in the town’s much-loved North Lodge Park. Cromer residents vote on whet
Cromer demands a referendum on plans for car park in North Lodge Park
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
built in the town’s much-loved North Lodge Park. Cromer residents vote on whether to demand a referendum on North Norfolk District Council's plans for a car park in North Lodge Park. Picture: ALEX HURRELL An overwhelming majority of some 80... 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 September 16 are listed below. For more information or to make comments, visit www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk. A full list of planning applications is... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Time running out to save on energy billsof £200 on their bills. The scheme is coordinated through Boston Borough Counc
Time running out to save on energy bills
Horncastle Today / Posted yesterday
of £200 on their bills. The scheme is coordinated through Boston Borough Council, City of Lincoln Council, East Lindsey District Council, Lincolnshire County Council, South Kesteven District Council, North Kesteven District Council and West... Read more
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Louth Leader
Time running out to save on energy billsof £200 on their bills. The scheme is coordinated through Boston Borough Counc
Time running out to save on energy bills
Louth Leader / Posted yesterday
of £200 on their bills. The scheme is coordinated through Boston Borough Council, City of Lincoln Council, East Lindsey District Council, Lincolnshire County Council, South Kesteven District Council, North Kesteven District Council and West... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Two Hastings councillors top attendance ratessays he is generally happy with the reasons offered if a councillor happens to
Two Hastings councillors top attendance rates
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
says he is generally happy with the reasons offered if a councillor happens to miss a meeting. PHOTO/FILE Two Hastings District councillors have attended almost every council and committee meeting over the last term, clocking up a 97 per cent... Read more
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The Irish Times
Centre celebrates Heaney’s life, from rural beginnings to world acclaimof the late poet and Nobel laureate. The next day, the centre, which has been d
Centre celebrates Heaney’s life, from rural beginnings to world acclaim
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
of the late poet and Nobel laureate. The next day, the centre, which has been developed and largely financed by Mid Ulster District Council, will welcome its first visitors. It’s barely three years since Seamus Heaney’s death - a remarkably speedy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big farewell for Tauranga's long-serving mayorthe former Tauranga Borough Council's Papamoa Community Council in 1986 - the e
Big farewell for Tauranga's long-serving mayor
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
the former Tauranga Borough Council's Papamoa Community Council in 1986 - the equivalent of today's Western Bay of Plenty District Council community boards. Related ContentVideoWoman talks about... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Call to name fundersan opinion piece in Hawke's Bay Today last week, Mr Belford accused Ms Bowers,
Call to name funders
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
an opinion piece in Hawke's Bay Today last week, Mr Belford accused Ms Bowers, currently the deputy mayor of Hastings District Council, of a flip-flop on her stance on water bottling now she was standing for the regional council. In a letter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japanese Embassy Donates Pre-School Blockdiplomat therefore encouraged parents to enroll their children at pre-schools b
Japanese Embassy Donates Pre-School Block
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
diplomat therefore encouraged parents to enroll their children at pre-schools before starting primary education. Kgalagadi District Council chairperson, Mr Justice Nkwane commended the Japanese government for the contribution in uplifting the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Giant sundial shifts for daylight savingshifting 12 45-kilogram plates embedded in the Town Basin tiles. Overnight ton
Giant sundial shifts for daylight saving
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
shifting 12 45-kilogram plates embedded in the Town Basin tiles. Overnight tonight, 2am Sunday becomes 3am. The Whangarei District Council-employed Mr Parsons and Mr Varley have done the sundial job about four times. "It helps when it's a sunny... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Feathers fly in danse macabre at Beehivethe regional element to it. Voters in Taranaki had overwhelmingly rejected the
Feathers fly in danse macabre at Beehive
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
the regional element to it. Voters in Taranaki had overwhelmingly rejected the prospect of Maori wards on the New Plymouth District Council, yet here was National slipping non-elected Maori on to the regional council "by stealth". Finlayson... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Call for regional council candidates to name their fundersan opinion piece in Hawke's Bay Today last week, Mr Belford accused Ms Bowers,
Call for regional council candidates to name their funders
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
an opinion piece in Hawke's Bay Today last week, Mr Belford accused Ms Bowers, currently the deputy mayor of Hastings District Council, of a flip-flop on her stance on water bottling now she was standing for the regional council. In a letter... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Mid Suffolk join Babergh in approving plans to move to Endeavour Houselocal authorities to move to the home of Suffolk County Council have been appro
Mid Suffolk join Babergh in approving plans to move to Endeavour House
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
local authorities to move to the home of Suffolk County Council have been approved by representatives. Following Babergh District Council’s vote approving the move to Endeavour House, Mid Suffolk District Council also backed the plans at their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Feathers fly in danse macabre at Beehivethe regional element to it. Voters in Taranaki had overwhelmingly rejected the
Feathers fly in danse macabre at Beehive
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
the regional element to it. Voters in Taranaki had overwhelmingly rejected the prospect of Maori wards on the New Plymouth District Council, yet here was National slipping non-elected Maori on to the regional council "by stealth". Finlayson... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bernie Sanders' brother in bid for Cameron's UK MP seatannounced on Thursday that 37-year-old Robert Courts will be their candidate in
Bernie Sanders' brother in bid for Cameron's UK MP seat
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
announced on Thursday that 37-year-old Robert Courts will be their candidate in the coming by-election for the Witney seat. Courts, a barrister and local councillor on West Oxfordshire District Council, said he was "honoured" by his party's decisi... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Good things coming to Batu Niah and Niahone of them who likes to see more development projects being implemented in the
Good things coming to Batu Niah and Niah
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
one of them who likes to see more development projects being implemented in the two towns. “I was happy to hear that Subis District Council is going to implement three projects in the two towns, which will cost millions of ringgit. “These include... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Semenggoh welcomes new orangutan babytoo closely by its protective mother. Analisa also gave birth to Anakku and Di
Semenggoh welcomes new orangutan baby
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
too closely by its protective mother. Analisa also gave birth to Anakku and Digital Guro – a male adopted by the Guro District Council of Seoul, South Korea. But Digital Guro died prematurely last November at the age of three due to natural... Read more
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Northern Echo
Council bid to crack down on flytippers after 500 tyres dumped in two monthsHambleton District Council says it is looking for the owner of a red van with a
Council bid to crack down on flytippers after 500 tyres dumped in two months
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
Hambleton District Council says it is looking for the owner of a red van with a “V” registrations and a homemade roof rack who it believes may have information about the fly tipping near Great Ayton. It says covert cameras are being deployed across... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Conservatives romp to victory in Banbury by-electioncandidate Andrew John McHugh easily secures victory in the Adderbury, Bodicote
Conservatives romp to victory in Banbury by-election
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
candidate Andrew John McHugh easily secures victory in the Adderbury, Bodicote and Bloxham ward by-election. The District Council election was called following the resignation of Tory Councillor Nigel Randall who had been in post since... Read more
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chad
Scheme to prevent 'bed-blocking' at King's Mill saves NHS £1m a yearhospital because they have no suitable accommodation to go back to. Called the
Scheme to prevent 'bed-blocking' at King's Mill saves NHS £1m a year
chad / Posted 2 days ago
hospital because they have no suitable accommodation to go back to. Called the ASSIST Hospital Discharge Scheme, Mansfied District Council has been working with with Nottinghamshire County Council social services and NHS and has successfully saved... Read more
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Northern Echo
Council bid to crack down on flytippers after 500 dumped in two monthsHambleton District Council says it is looking for the owner of a red van with a
Council bid to crack down on flytippers after 500 dumped in two months
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Hambleton District Council says it is looking for the owner of a red van with a “V” registrations and a homemade roof rack who it believes may have information about the fly tipping near Great Ayton. It says covet cameras are being deployed across... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Conservatives romp top victory in Banbury by-electioncandidate Andrew John McHugh easily secures victory in the Adderbury, Bodicote
Conservatives romp top victory in Banbury by-election
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
candidate Andrew John McHugh easily secures victory in the Adderbury, Bodicote and Bloxham ward by-election. The District Council election was called following the resignation of Tory Councillor Nigel Randall who had been in post since... Read more
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chad
New license scheme to tackle rogue landlordslicensing scheme to tackle rogue landlords and unscrupulous tenants is set to b
New license scheme to tackle rogue landlords
chad / Posted 2 days ago
licensing scheme to tackle rogue landlords and unscrupulous tenants is set to be introduced in parts of Ashfield. Ashfield District Council signalled it will crack down on poor housing conditions when it approved plans to introduce the scheme in... Read more
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Northern Echo
Road safety campaign after accident left cyclist so traumatised he fears he'll never go cycling againlucky to be alive.” Cycling charity Sustrans said it was in the early stages o
Road safety campaign after accident left cyclist so traumatised he fears he'll never go cycling again
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
lucky to be alive.” Cycling charity Sustrans said it was in the early stages of planning a cycle route from Malton to Pickering with Ryedale District Council. It is understood the route could also be linked at each end to the National Cycle Netw... Read more
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guardian-series
People living in marina boats 'costing council £100k a year'People flouting rules by living on their boats are costing Epping Forest Distri
People living in marina boats 'costing council £100k a year'
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
People flouting rules by living on their boats are costing Epping Forest District Council £100,000 a year, a parish council has claimed. Despite planning conditions forbidding it, Roydon Parish Council says an estimated 100 boats are being lived in... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
New church for Banbury congregationand replaced with a purpose-built building. The Fairway Methodist Church had s
New church for Banbury congregation
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
and replaced with a purpose-built building. The Fairway Methodist Church had stood empty for two years prior to Cherwell District Council taking over the site to deliver 11 new shared ownership homes via its Build! project. Under the terms of... Read more
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Louth Leader
ELDC’s Action Plan for regeneration aims to strengthen local economyin a plan launched today that sets out opportunities to strengthen the economy
ELDC’s Action Plan for regeneration aims to strengthen local economy
Louth Leader / Posted 2 days ago
in a plan launched today that sets out opportunities to strengthen the economy in East Lincolnshire. Led by East Lindsey District Council, with delivery partners including Lincolnshire County Council, the Environment Agency and the private... Read more
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Horncastle Today
ELDC’s Action Plan for regeneration aims to strengthen local economyin a plan launched today that sets out opportunities to strengthen the economy
ELDC’s Action Plan for regeneration aims to strengthen local economy
Horncastle Today / Posted 2 days ago
in a plan launched today that sets out opportunities to strengthen the economy in East Lincolnshire. Led by East Lindsey District Council, with delivery partners including Lincolnshire County Council, the Environment Agency and the private... Read more
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