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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Don’t miss the Bideford Fishing Festivalof £500. It has wide limits, with fishing allowed from the Upper Severn Bridge
Don’t miss the Bideford Fishing Festival
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 42 minutes ago
of £500. It has wide limits, with fishing allowed from the Upper Severn Bridge right round through to Hengistbury Head in Dorset. It is £20 to fish the whole weekend, or anglers can choose to fish a single 24 hours, with signing in at the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hedge Funds Badly Lag The S&P500: July's Top 20 Winners And Losersof the Top 20 best and worst hedge funds for 2016: at the top we find the relat
Hedge Funds Badly Lag The S&P500: July's Top 20 Winners And Losers
Zero Hedge / Posted 57 minutes ago
of the Top 20 best and worst hedge funds for 2016: at the top we find the relatively unknown, smallish $115 million Dorset Energy Fund, which was also the worst performing of 2015. The worst performer according to HSBC in 2016: Odey, who as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
DWP forced to reveal vast list of firms using benefit claimants for free workDogsthorpe Recycling Centre 136. Doncaster College 137. Doncaster Community C
DWP forced to reveal vast list of firms using benefit claimants for free work
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Dogsthorpe Recycling Centre 136. Doncaster College 137. Doncaster Community Centre 138. Dorothy House Hospice 139. Dorset Reclaim 140. Dovehouse Hospice Shop 141. Dragon Bands 142. Durham Wildlife Trust 143. E Waste Solutions 144. Earl... Read more
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Evening Standard
National Theatre River Stage: A festival of delights – all for freeafter spending a weekend at a festival. Wilderness Festival 4/8 End of the Ro
National Theatre River Stage: A festival of delights – all for free
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
after spending a weekend at a festival. Wilderness Festival 4/8 End of the Road, 2-4 September, Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset Joanna Newsom and The Shins head up the bill this year, but the End of the Road also boasts a cinema tent and an... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Beloved cub leader is giving back his woggleis an “outstanding achievement.” The scouts was set up by Robert Baden-Powell
Beloved cub leader is giving back his woggle
Aylesbury Today / Posted 3 hours ago
is an “outstanding achievement.” The scouts was set up by Robert Baden-Powell in 1907 when he camped on Brownsea Island in Dorset with 20 boys . There are five sections to the scouts, starting with six-year-old Beavers, right up to the 25 year... Read more
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Evening Standard
Holiday like it’s 2016: a modern guide to getting away from it allthe Blackwater River. The Jurassic Coast in the South West covers 95 miles of
Holiday like it’s 2016: a modern guide to getting away from it all
Evening Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
the Blackwater River. The Jurassic Coast in the South West covers 95 miles of truly stunning coastline from East Devon to Dorset, with rocks recording 185 million years of the Earth's history. The different rocks along the Jurassic Coast have been... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Southern Health pays millions of pounds to associates of its under-fire chief executive Katrina Percythe market to ensure value for money in 2011. There has been no increase in rat
Southern Health pays millions of pounds to associates of its under-fire chief executive Katrina Percy
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
the market to ensure value for money in 2011. There has been no increase in rates since this benchmarking exercise took place.'' Southern Health provids services to 45,000 people across Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghams... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Cancer sufferer branded a 'f** Muslim' by vile racist because of her clothes“f** Muslim” by a vile racist - who was in a car with his children. Eve, from
Cancer sufferer branded a 'f** Muslim' by vile racist because of her clothes
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 hours ago
“f** Muslim” by a vile racist - who was in a car with his children. Eve, from Malvern, Worcs, was on holiday in Weymouth, Dorset, when the shocking incident took place. Eve, who is battling skin cancer, was on holiday in Weymouth when the... Read more
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Sussex Express
Final chance for Lewes Live refundsapologised for the disruption and have promised to refund all tickets and booki
Final chance for Lewes Live refunds
Sussex Express / Posted 11 hours ago
apologised for the disruption and have promised to refund all tickets and booking fees. If you purchased a ticket from The Dorset, The Gardeners, Martin’s, The Newsagents or are a member of Cliffe Bonfire Society you can get your ticket refunded at... Read more
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express
Ingham’s world: Aerial photography reveals an archeological lost worldNeolithic mortuaries in Buckinghamshire, a neolithic henge or circular earthwor
Ingham’s world: Aerial photography reveals an archeological lost world
express / Posted 12 hours ago
Neolithic mortuaries in Buckinghamshire, a neolithic henge or circular earthwork near Hull, a rare Roman camp in Dorset and Second World War air-raid shelters in a Coventry park. Photos released for the Festival of Archaeology include an... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fans can follow astronaut Tim Peake's exercise regime at space-themed Camp Bestivalperform (Jonathan Short/AP) As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Besti
Fans can follow astronaut Tim Peake's exercise regime at space-themed Camp Bestival
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 hours ago
perform (Jonathan Short/AP) As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestival, the festival site at Lulworth Castle, Dorset, is packed full of activities to keep youngsters busy and enthralled including carrying out space-themed experiments... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp BestivalSlim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestiv
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp Bestival
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Slim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestival, the festival site at Lulworth Castle, Dorset, is packed full of activities to keep youngsters busy and enthralled including carrying out space-themed experiments... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cillian Murphy and Harry Styles film scenes for Dunkirk in Weymouthwith his young co-star Harry Style as the duo filmed more scenes for Christophe
Cillian Murphy and Harry Styles film scenes for Dunkirk in Weymouth
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
with his young co-star Harry Style as the duo filmed more scenes for Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk. On-location in Weymouth, Dorset, the Peaky Blinders star, 41, and 22-year-old One Direction singer looked to be getting on like a house on fire... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp BestivalSlim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestiv
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp Bestival
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Slim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestival, the festival site at Lulworth Castle, Dorset, is packed full of activities to keep youngsters busy and enthralled including carrying out space-themed experiments... Read more
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The News and Star
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp BestivalSlim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestiv
Families pitch up for space-themed Camp Bestival
The News and Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Slim and Tears for Fears. As well as the schedule of major acts at Camp Bestival, the festival site at Lulworth Castle, Dorset, is packed full of activities to keep youngsters busy and enthralled including carrying out space-themed experiments... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
World lambshearing record postponedwith multiple titles in the UK, while his biggest win in New Zealand, where he
World lambshearing record postponed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
with multiple titles in the UK, while his biggest win in New Zealand, where he mainly works for Rotorua contractor Jeff Dorset, was the New Zealand Corriedale Championships Open title in 2014.Mr Dorset is in the UK managing his record.ENDS©... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Ontario an eye-opener for European youthwill remember Welsh as the itinerate fundraiser who roamed the province on foot
Ontario an eye-opener for European youth
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 hours ago
will remember Welsh as the itinerate fundraiser who roamed the province on foot in years past on behalf of Camp Dorset near Haliburton, the Lions’ summer retreat for kidney patients and their families. One of the guests was Lawrence... Read more
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Daily Star
Tube spiders ATTACK! Arachnid invasion spreads as huge cannibal beasts invade mum's homefangs. Mum-of-two Julie Harper, 48, was shocked to discover the beast lurking
Tube spiders ATTACK! Arachnid invasion spreads as huge cannibal beasts invade mum's home
Daily Star / Posted 21 hours ago
fangs. Mum-of-two Julie Harper, 48, was shocked to discover the beast lurking in the shed of her garden in Bournemouth, Dorset. The adult support work had intended to use the shed as a "bee hotel", but was horrified to discover a whopping... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winnie the Pooh cloud appears over charity eventPooh appeared in the sky at a children's charity event, just like magic. Eagle
Winnie the Pooh cloud appears over charity event
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Pooh appeared in the sky at a children's charity event, just like magic. Eagle-eyed attendees of the event at Sandbanks, Dorset, in the UK, saw a cloud in the sky which looked just like the fictional bear. The cloud, people said, looks just like... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
One Woman's Struggles With Lyme Disease Offers Hope In The Enda descendant of some of the oldest families on the island. Her roots go back to
One Woman's Struggles With Lyme Disease Offers Hope In The End
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
a descendant of some of the oldest families on the island. Her roots go back to 1651, when her ancestors came over on The Dorset. Growing up, she was always the geeky, shy one, the one who loved to hike and swim and bike, and Shelter Island was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
David Cameron spotted on holiday in Weymouth in his trademark blue polo shirton holiday in Weymouth, enjoying a posh coffee and picking up some lobster. Bu
David Cameron spotted on holiday in Weymouth in his trademark blue polo shirt
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
on holiday in Weymouth, enjoying a posh coffee and picking up some lobster. But he clearly didn't make it as far as the Dorset coastal town's branch of Marks & Spencer's - and was sporting the same navy blue polo shirt he's worn in every holiday... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Melanie R. ZumboloIsabella Zumbolo of North Oaks, MN; one brother, Meredith McLouth of Oakland, C
Melanie R. Zumbolo
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Isabella Zumbolo of North Oaks, MN; one brother, Meredith McLouth of Oakland, CA; a sister, Judith Lethbridge of Dorset, VT; two sisters-in-law, Priscilla Mongillo of Connecticut and Emma (Al) Nelli of Amsterdam; and nieces, nephews and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Aerial photos reveal the top archaeological finds made from abovein Lavenham, Suffolk, with fields and tracks showing how generations of familie
Aerial photos reveal the top archaeological finds made from above
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in Lavenham, Suffolk, with fields and tracks showing how generations of families lived on the land. In Bradford Abbas, Dorset, the line of a buried Roman camp - temporary enclosures dug by troops on manoeuvres - can be seen as different colours... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Twelve jobs go as luxury East Lacashire food firm collapsesFoods brand, produces luxury deli meats, cheeses and spices for retail and whol
Twelve jobs go as luxury East Lacashire food firm collapses
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Foods brand, produces luxury deli meats, cheeses and spices for retail and wholesale use. The business also had centres in Dorset, Goudhurst, Christchurch and Tonbridge in Kent. After poor trading, the company announced yesterday that an... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Incredible 'Winnie the Pooh cloud' appears over charity event for ill childrennobody could argue about the likeness of this cloud which reportedly appeared o
Incredible 'Winnie the Pooh cloud' appears over charity event for ill children
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
nobody could argue about the likeness of this cloud which reportedly appeared over a children's charity event in Dorset, according to the Daily Express. It's certainly a dead ringer for kids' favourite Winnie the Pooh. The beloved bear... Read more
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metro
Microsoft reckons its iPhone app takes better pictures than Apple's camerato step on Apple’s toes and gifted it to all iPhone users. Winnie the Pooh clo
Microsoft reckons its iPhone app takes better pictures than Apple's camera
metro / Posted yesterday
to step on Apple’s toes and gifted it to all iPhone users. Winnie the Pooh cloud appears over children’s charity event in Dorset This comes after iPhone launched its own competition asking customers to submit their best quality pictures taken on... Read more
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metro
Winnie the Pooh cloud appears over children's charity event in DorsetThe cloud that appeared over Dorset (Picture: Xposure) We get it, it’s just a
Winnie the Pooh cloud appears over children's charity event in Dorset
metro / Posted yesterday
The cloud that appeared over Dorset (Picture: Xposure) We get it, it’s just a cloud, but we do actually think this one looks like something. Winnie the Pooh!Archaeologists discover ‘gateway to afterlife’ under mysterious Mayan tombIf you disagree,... Read more
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express
Aerial photos reveal top archaeological findsaerial pictures also reveal the impact of war on the landscape, from ancient ti
Aerial photos reveal top archaeological finds
express / Posted yesterday
aerial pictures also reveal the impact of war on the landscape, from ancient times to modern. In Bradford Abbas, Dorset, the line of a buried Roman camp - temporary enclosures dug by troops on manoeuvres - can be seen as different colours... Read more
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express
Soldier who died during hottest day of the year was only 600ft from finishing 8-mile runa phrase which is simply put ‘train hard fight easy’.” Mr Hoole, who spent 24
Soldier who died during hottest day of the year was only 600ft from finishing 8-mile run
express / Posted 2 days ago
a phrase which is simply put ‘train hard fight easy’.” Mr Hoole, who spent 24 years with The Devonshire and Dorset Regiment, added: “Josh always pushed himself 100 per cent, he always gave his all. He led by example. “Josh was proud... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hard work bears fruit: Incredible close-up pics of cubs and motherSuomussalmi Forest in Finland where the brown bears roam wild in the woods To
Hard work bears fruit: Incredible close-up pics of cubs and mother
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Suomussalmi Forest in Finland where the brown bears roam wild in the woods To snap them close-up, George Turner, 26, from Dorset, fashioned a hut and spent 13 hours a day taking pictures The wildlife photographer braved three days inside the hut,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Day veteran receives highest award for giving medical care to both sides– all the way through to Hamburg in Germany. He had trained with the Royal Arm
Day veteran receives highest award for giving medical care to both sides
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
– all the way through to Hamburg in Germany. He had trained with the Royal Armoured Corps at Bovington Tank Depot in Dorset before joining the Dragoons, who went out to Normandy on June 14, 1944. “It was actually quite exciting to train on... Read more
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walesonline
Father Brecon Beacons death soldier said his son knew the risksof the Army around him and the medics did their best to save him.” Mr Hoole, w
Father Brecon Beacons death soldier said his son knew the risks
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
of the Army around him and the medics did their best to save him.” Mr Hoole, who spent 24 years with the Devonshire and Dorset regiment, said his son always gave 100% and wouldn’t have wanted the soldiers or medics that were with him to feel any... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dad of heatwave death soldier clears Army of blame and says 'he knew the risks'British Army, just as his brother Tyrone is.” Mr Hoole, from Carlisle, Cumbria
Dad of heatwave death soldier clears Army of blame and says 'he knew the risks'
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
British Army, just as his brother Tyrone is.” Mr Hoole, from Carlisle, Cumbria, who spent 24 years with the Devonshire & Dorset regiment, added: “Josh wouldn’t have been happy with the way that people have had a knee-jerk reaction straight away... Read more
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express
YOURS FOR £250k: Luxury beach hut on the south coast of England goes on the marketcoast has gone on sale for a staggering £250,000 The wooden cabin sits on the
YOURS FOR £250k: Luxury beach hut on the south coast of England goes on the market
express / Posted 2 days ago
coast has gone on sale for a staggering £250,000 The wooden cabin sits on the exclusive Mudeford Spit in Christchurch, Dorset, which is home to the most expensive beach huts in the country. The remote sandbank can only be accessed by a... Read more
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express
Note reveals junior doctor 'walked out of shift to kill herself in despair of NHS reform'she walked into the sea in Torquay. Her body was not found until two months lat
Note reveals junior doctor 'walked out of shift to kill herself in despair of NHS reform'
express / Posted 2 days ago
she walked into the sea in Torquay. Her body was not found until two months later when it was discovered off the coast of Dorset. Now her family have revealed she left a note in her abandoned car with distraught messages to her relatives and her... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Midsummer race is anything but murder for Tone Zonethe marathon in 5.17 with Fish taking six hours. Paul Coe and Judith Blazeley
Midsummer race is anything but murder for Tone Zone
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 days ago
the marathon in 5.17 with Fish taking six hours. Paul Coe and Judith Blazeley ran the Invader Marathon at Bere Regis in Dorset. The heat and hills made it particularly difficult but Coe finished in 4:35 and Blazeley 6.27. Tone Zone times -... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Father of Scottish soldier who died during training exercise says army are not to blameAll those who knew him were blessed to spend time with him." And Phillip, who
Father of Scottish soldier who died during training exercise says army are not to blame
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
All those who knew him were blessed to spend time with him." And Phillip, who spent 24 years with the Devonshire & Dorset regiment, added: "Josh wouldn't have wanted the soldiers that were with him, or the medics, to feel any personal... Read more
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heraldscotland
Father of Scottish soldier who died on Brecon Beacons says army should not be blamed for his deathAll those who knew him were blessed to spend time with him." And Phillip, who
Father of Scottish soldier who died on Brecon Beacons says army should not be blamed for his death
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
All those who knew him were blessed to spend time with him." And Phillip, who spent 24 years with the Devonshire & Dorset regiment, added: "Josh wouldn't have wanted the soldiers that were with him, or the medics, to feel any personal... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Dolly the sheep clones reach healthy old agethat are healthy, fertile and productive," said Sinclair. Nottingham's oldest
Dolly the sheep clones reach healthy old age
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
that are healthy, fertile and productive," said Sinclair. Nottingham's oldest clone was born in July 2006. The four Finn-Dorset clones - 'the Dollies' - were born in July 2007. A female Lleyn clone was born in August 2007 along with a second... Read more
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Daily Record
Father of Scots soldier who died during training run says Army are not to blamecause of Josh’s death has not yet been established. Philip, 54, from Carlisle,
Father of Scots soldier who died during training run says Army are not to blame
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
cause of Josh’s death has not yet been established. Philip, 54, from Carlisle, served for 24 years in the Devonshire and Dorset regiment. He said: “Josh wouldn’t have been happy with the way that people have had a knee-jerk reaction straight... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dolly the sheep's 'twins' reach ripe old ageknee arthritis aged five and died of lung disease at the age of six — about hal
Dolly the sheep's 'twins' reach ripe old age
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
knee arthritis aged five and died of lung disease at the age of six — about half the life expectancy of her breed of Finn-Dorset sheep. Dolly's ill health and early demise raised red flags that clones may be sickly and age prematurely compared to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dolly the sheep's 'twins' reach ripe old ageknee arthritis aged five and died of lung disease at the age of six — about hal
Dolly the sheep's 'twins' reach ripe old age
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
knee arthritis aged five and died of lung disease at the age of six — about half the life expectancy of her breed of Finn-Dorset sheep. Dolly's ill health and early demise raised red flags that clones may be sickly and age prematurely compared to... Read more
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express
Oh bother! Can YOU guess which famous bear this cloud looks like?show the honey-loving bear lounging in the sun, was captured at a Children’s He
Oh bother! Can YOU guess which famous bear this cloud looks like?
express / Posted 3 days ago
show the honey-loving bear lounging in the sun, was captured at a Children’s Heart Surgery Fund charity event in Sandbanks, Dorset, Winnie the Pooh is the much-loved fictional bear created by author A.A. Milne, with the first collection of short... Read more
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Daily Mail
Four clones of Dolly the sheep are still healthy after nine yearsbe created using a cloning technique known as somatic cell nuclear transfer. T
Four clones of Dolly the sheep are still healthy after nine years
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
be created using a cloning technique known as somatic cell nuclear transfer. They used a cell from the mammary gland of a Dorset Finn sheep, removing the nucleus - along with the DNA - and inserting this into an egg that had had its own nucleus... Read more
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Southampton FC
Casual Saints Foundation Coachespart time coaches to work within their expansive programme. The coaching opport
Casual Saints Foundation Coaches
Southampton FC / Posted 3 days ago
part time coaches to work within their expansive programme. The coaching opportunities exist throughout South Hampshire, Dorset and West Wiltshire area delivering community coaching sessions in accordance with the standards and professionalism... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Duelling Army officers set fire to mess with flares during fathers and sons dinnerall the time in my day.” An Army spokesperson said: “We can confirm a fire occ
Duelling Army officers set fire to mess with flares during fathers and sons dinner
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
all the time in my day.” An Army spokesperson said: “We can confirm a fire occurred on Friday evening at Bovington Camp, Dorset Fire & Rescue attended the fire. There was some damage but no one was injured, while an investigation is taking place... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Soldiers set fire to British Army barracks after 'firing FLARES at each other'due to concerns over Legionnaires disease, it was reported. The base suffered
Soldiers set fire to British Army barracks after 'firing FLARES at each other'
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
due to concerns over Legionnaires disease, it was reported. The base suffered an outbreak in January. Ten fire crews from Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service were called out to the blaze after soldiers were unable to put it out. Read... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy livesThe University of Nottingham Nottingham's cloned offspring Nottingham's oldes
Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Nottingham Nottingham's cloned offspring Nottingham's oldest clone was born in July 2006. The four Finn-Dorset clones—'the Dollies'—were born in July 2007. A female Lleyn clone was born in August 2007 along with a second clone... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Proud Cumbrian father speaks about the pride he felt for his son who died during army trainingPeople have started to point the finger at the army," Phillip added. Mr Hoole,
Proud Cumbrian father speaks about the pride he felt for his son who died during army training
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
People have started to point the finger at the army," Phillip added. Mr Hoole, who spent 24 years with The Devonshire and Dorset Regiment, said his son was always driven to do his best. "He always pushed himself 100 per cent, he always gave his... Read more
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MLive.com
Bicyclist dies after he is hit by SUV at 'dangerous' U.S. 12 bypassYPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, MI - A bicyclist died late Monday, July 25, at the U.S. 12-
Bicyclist dies after he is hit by SUV at 'dangerous' U.S. 12 bypass
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, MI - A bicyclist died late Monday, July 25, at the U.S. 12-Dorset Avenue bypass in Ypsilanti Township, police say. At 9:52 p.m., the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash at the bypass near the West Willow... Read more
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