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express
Horrors of the Somme revealed in new book of soldiers' letters and photosBrits 'unaware Battle of Somme took place in WWI The Battle of the Somme: 100
Horrors of the Somme revealed in new book of soldiers' letters and photos
express / Posted an hour ago
Brits 'unaware Battle of Somme took place in WWI The Battle of the Somme: 100 years on Second Lieutenant George Webb, 1st Dorset Regiment We are at present in a delightful little village some way east of Amiens. The inhabitants seem delighted to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dylan Driscoll stars in Oxfordshire Under 10s victoryA SPLENDID all-round display from Dylan Driscoll helped Oxfordshire Under 10s d
Dylan Driscoll stars in Oxfordshire Under 10s victory
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
A SPLENDID all-round display from Dylan Driscoll helped Oxfordshire Under 10s defeat Dorset by 88 runs at Culham Court. Driscoll scored a rapid 43 to help Oxon recover from 60-3 to reach 151-7. After breaking the Dorset opening stand with a... Read more
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This is West Country
Jim's mammoth journey to raise vital cash for cancer charitiesweek journey. He started his walk on Friday, June 10, in Minehead, and hopes t
Jim's mammoth journey to raise vital cash for cancer charities
This is West Country / Posted 4 hours ago
week journey. He started his walk on Friday, June 10, in Minehead, and hopes to conclude his walk at Poole Harbour in Dorset on Thursday, August 4. The journey will include climbing more than 115,000, crossing 288 bridges, catching 13 ferries... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How Canadian expats voted in Brexit48, is the managing director of a software company based in California. He has
How Canadian expats voted in Brexit
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
48, is the managing director of a software company based in California. He has lived in Britain for 21 years. He lives in Dorset with his Finnish wife and two children born in Britain. Voted: Remain “The Brexit campaign has unleashed forces that... Read more
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AFC Bournemouth
AFC Business auctioning two pieces of memorabilia for Macmillan Cancer SupportThe Cherries’ business club have put together a team of 16 to take on the Macmi
AFC Business auctioning two pieces of memorabilia for Macmillan Cancer Support
AFC Bournemouth / Posted 18 hours ago
The Cherries’ business club have put together a team of 16 to take on the Macmillan Dorset Bike Ride on Saturday 2nd July 2016. Those taking part in the event are invited to ride distances between 10-100 miles, and the AFC Business team are hoping... Read more
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This is West Country
TRAFFIC: Long delays between Taunton and Bridgwater after serious crash - three people taken to hospitalnothing to suggest that any of the injuries are serious." Traffic is slow and
TRAFFIC: Long delays between Taunton and Bridgwater after serious crash - three people taken to hospital
This is West Country / Posted 19 hours ago
nothing to suggest that any of the injuries are serious." Traffic is slow and all lanes are blocked. A spokesperson for Dorset and Somerset's Air Ambulance has confirmed they are in attendance at the crash. Two lanes have now reopened but... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sombre mood at Glastonbury as revellers digest EU poll resultsupport for the Out campaign at the festival, although even their mood seemed f
Sombre mood at Glastonbury as revellers digest EU poll result
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
support for the Out campaign at the festival, although even their mood seemed far from triumphant. Eileen Corder, 57, from Dorset, was happy with the result: “I think a lot of it is to do with all these immigrants being allowed in, I think that’s... Read more
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The Local
Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?Lewisham (London); Hammersmith (London), Fulham (London), City of Westminster (
Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?
The Local / Posted yesterday
Lewisham (London); Hammersmith (London), Fulham (London), City of Westminster (London); Greenwich, South Norfolk; Poole (Dorset); Lewes (Sussex); Daventry; Dover; Kensington (London); Swansea, Haringey (London); Rushcliffe, Shepway (Folkestone),... Read more
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Express and Star
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - Full coverage « Express & Starresults team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the hi
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - Full coverage « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
results team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the highest so far is 79% in Christchurch in Dorset, with the lowest 63% in Dundee. The first big result is in Newcastle, where Remain has narrowly won with a vote of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - live updatesresults team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the hi
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - live updates
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
results team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the highest so far is 79% in Christchurch in Dorset, with the lowest 63% in Dundee. The first big result is in Newcastle, where Remain has narrowly won with a vote of... Read more
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Daily Star
Brexit MPs back David Cameron to remain PM whatever EU referendum resultdecide you have both a mandate and a duty to continue leading the nation” MPs'
Brexit MPs back David Cameron to remain PM whatever EU referendum result
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
decide you have both a mandate and a duty to continue leading the nation” MPs' letter Robert Syms, Tory MP for Poole in Dorset, shared a list of the 84 Brexit MPs who signed the letter and photos of the original documents. Other Eurosceptic... Read more
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guardian-series
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - live updatesresults team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the hi
Britain holds its breath for verdict after EU referendum vote - live updates
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
results team reports 14 turnouts so far. Leaving aside Gibraltar on 84%, the highest so far is 79% in Christchurch in Dorset, with the lowest 63% in Dundee. The first big result is in Newcastle, where Remain has narrowly won with a vote of... Read more
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express
Working class revolution? Reports of huge EU referendum turnout which ‘would favour Leave'Globe and Mail correspondent Mark McKinnon tweeted: “Reports of very high turno
Working class revolution? Reports of huge EU referendum turnout which ‘would favour Leave'
express / Posted yesterday
Globe and Mail correspondent Mark McKinnon tweeted: “Reports of very high turnout - on pace for near 80 per cent - in Dorset and Leicestershire, both seen as pro-Leave regions.” Another journalist, Paul Waugh, said he had heard of “record... Read more
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Wakefield Today
What time will the referendum result be declared where you live?6.30am Winchester: 6.30am Worthing: 6.30am Arun: 7am Swindon: 1am Isles of
What time will the referendum result be declared where you live?
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
6.30am Winchester: 6.30am Worthing: 6.30am Arun: 7am Swindon: 1am Isles of Scilly: 1.30am Gibraltar: 2am North Dorset: 2.30am Exeter: 3am North Devon: 3am Sedgemoor: 3am Torbay: 3am West Somerset: 3am Weymouth: 3am Bournemouth:... Read more
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Northern Star
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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Queensland Times
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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News Mail
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
News Mail / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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Daily Examiner
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EUwho voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were als
BREXIT: Final surveys show UK to stay with the EU
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
who voted in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. High turnouts were also reported at polling stations in London, Dorset and Leicestershire. BREXIT VOTE: Special Coverage There will be no exit poll this evening, although YouGov are... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This woman defied doctors orders over her brain tumour but had a happy endingStudent photographer Lorna Samson, 25, from Wimborne, Dorset, became a mum at j
This woman defied doctors orders over her brain tumour but had a happy ending
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Student photographer Lorna Samson, 25, from Wimborne, Dorset, became a mum at just 18. Now her love for sons Nate, six, and Cody, three, inspires her every day and makes her cherish every second. Here she shares her story: If you watched me... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU referendum: when will the results be known?Castle Point, Crawley, Dundee, Enfield, Harlow, Havant, Hertsmere, High Peak, H
EU referendum: when will the results be known?
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Castle Point, Crawley, Dundee, Enfield, Harlow, Havant, Hertsmere, High Peak, Hyndburn, Lambeth, Lincoln, Merton, North Dorset, North Lanarkshire, Nuneaton & Bedworth, Orkney Islands, Oxford, Plymouth, Ribble Valley, Rugby, Rushmoor, St Helens,... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Inquest rules ex-Bristol Post writer took her own lifewas always the one people would turn to. She always wanted to be the fit and st
Inquest rules ex-Bristol Post writer took her own life
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
was always the one people would turn to. She always wanted to be the fit and strong one but she was struggling herself.” Dorset Coroner Sheriff Payne recorded a verdict of suicide. Victoria graduated from Royal Holloway, University of London,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
The polls open for historic referendum on membership of the European UnionGove, who chairs the Vote Leave campaign, visited Southampton yesterday as part
The polls open for historic referendum on membership of the European Union
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Gove, who chairs the Vote Leave campaign, visited Southampton yesterday as part of a whistle stop tour of Hampshire and Dorset. Mr Gove claimed that the result would be decided on the south coast, describing Southampton, Portsmouth and... Read more
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Express and Star
Judge's anger at firm for driver's 'ludicrous' long hours before M5 death crash « Express & StarChaukria had picked Mr Ryan up from home to set off for their delivery run whic
Judge's anger at firm for driver's 'ludicrous' long hours before M5 death crash « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Chaukria had picked Mr Ryan up from home to set off for their delivery run which took them as far south as Weymouth in Dorset. The prosecution said during the trial that earlier the same day Mr Ryan had to wake Chaukria up when he nodded off... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Students union vice president inspires young people at achievement awards ceremonyincluding best student in each curriculum area. The College Community Award was
Students union vice president inspires young people at achievement awards ceremony
Aylesbury Today / Posted 2 days ago
including best student in each curriculum area. The College Community Award was won by Naomi Whale who left her home in Dorset to study in Aylesbury where she supports herself, volunteers as a Scout leader and still manages to excel with her... Read more
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express
Millionaire businessman who died of cancer leaves £10million to NHS hospitalto the NHS The late Robert White was so impressed by the dedication of staff a
Millionaire businessman who died of cancer leaves £10million to NHS hospital
express / Posted 2 days ago
to the NHS The late Robert White was so impressed by the dedication of staff at the cancer unit at Poole Hospital in Dorset that he vowed to help them in his dying hour. Before he passed away he arranged to sell his vast treasure trove of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Festival chat: Rae MorrisBirds, Super Furry animals and Bastille, plus a david Bowie tribute show with s
Festival chat: Rae Morris
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Birds, Super Furry animals and Bastille, plus a david Bowie tribute show with surprise guest vocalists. Lulworth Castle, Dorset, July 28-31 Bestival’s little sister is the best one for children — in fact, you’ll feel pretty left out if you’re... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Arts University Bournemouth guideOne of the highlights of the university's location is its proximity to the beac
Arts University Bournemouth guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
One of the highlights of the university's location is its proximity to the beach.Facilities AUB is situated in Wallisdown, Dorset, between Bournemouth and Poole. AUB has threehalls of residence on campus, George Close, Madeira Road, and Winton... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dying millionaire sells bike collection to Jay Leno to fund £10m hospital winga new state-of-the-art cancer wing after being impressed by staff’s dedication.
Dying millionaire sells bike collection to Jay Leno to fund £10m hospital wing
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
a new state-of-the-art cancer wing after being impressed by staff’s dedication. The huge donation to Poole Hospital in Dorset - the equivalent of five per cent of it annual budget - will help give thousands of patients in the west of the county... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Driver who did 17-hour shifts fell asleep and crashed. His workmate was killedKevin Gill, who had been employed by another transport firm to make the deliver
Driver who did 17-hour shifts fell asleep and crashed. His workmate was killed
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Kevin Gill, who had been employed by another transport firm to make the deliveries for the Co-op in counties including Dorset, Cornwall and Wiltshire as well as South Wales. Gloucestershire News Service /SWNS Ahron Ryan was killed in the... Read more
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Express and Star
Delivery driver who fell asleep at wheel after 16-HOUR day jailed over M5 death of workmate « Express & StarMr Chaukria had picked Mr Ryan up from home to set off for their delivery run w
Delivery driver who fell asleep at wheel after 16-HOUR day jailed over M5 death of workmate « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Mr Chaukria had picked Mr Ryan up from home to set off for their delivery run which took them as far south as Weymouth in Dorset. During the trial, the court heard how earlier the same day Mr Ryan had to wake Chaukria up when he nodded off during... Read more
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Pitchfork
Teenage Fanclub Announce New Album Here, Share “I'm in Love”Live in the Moment 09 Steady State 10 It’s a Sign 11 With You 12 Connected
Teenage Fanclub Announce New Album Here, Share “I'm in Love”
Pitchfork / Posted 3 days ago
Live in the Moment 09 Steady State 10 It’s a Sign 11 With You 12 Connected to Life Teenage Fanclub: 09-02 North Dorset, England - End of the Road Festival 09-03 Bristol, England - The Fleece 09-05 London, England - Islington Assembly... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Woman indicted for using fraudulent information to secure over $1 million in mortgage loansthe forfeiture of any property obtained through the fraudulent loans. It lists
Woman indicted for using fraudulent information to secure over $1 million in mortgage loans
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
the forfeiture of any property obtained through the fraudulent loans. It lists three properties, one on Read Farm Road in Dorset, another on Cedar Avenue in Cocoa Beach, Fla., and one on Old Snow Valley Road in Winhall. Assistant U.S. Attorney... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horrified mum and son see drunken women defecating in supermarket car parklater located the vehicle and identified the woman who was under the influence
Horrified mum and son see drunken women defecating in supermarket car park
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
later located the vehicle and identified the woman who was under the influence of alcohol. A 44-year-old woman, from the Dorset area, was spoken to by police once she was in a fit state, and was dealt with by the local authority anti-social... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Celebrating Indigenous Peoples for National Aboriginal DayGlobe and Mail) Artist, Shuvinai Ashoona, works on a new print inside the Prin
Celebrating Indigenous Peoples for National Aboriginal Day
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Globe and Mail) Artist, Shuvinai Ashoona, works on a new print inside the Print Shop of the Kinngait Co-operative in Cape Dorset, Nunavut Nov. 9, 2010. Shuvinai Ashoona has attracted attention as one of the vanguard of a new generation of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World Nettle Eating Championships held - and winner's name couldn't be more aptThe bizarre competition takes place at the Bottle Inn pub in the village of Mar
World Nettle Eating Championships held - and winner's name couldn't be more apt
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
The bizarre competition takes place at the Bottle Inn pub in the village of Marshwood, Dorset, and sees dozens of challengers line up to eat as many 2ft long stalks of nettles as possible in an hour. Phil Thorne, a chef, beat off the nearest... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Report: Shropshire beat Oxfordshire by 56 runs « Shropshire StarRowant, but they fell short, dismissed for 243, as Shropshire followed up winni
Report: Shropshire beat Oxfordshire by 56 runs « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 days ago
Rowant, but they fell short, dismissed for 243, as Shropshire followed up winning their first game of the season against Dorset at Whitchurch earlier this month by securing another impressive result. Wyatt, the former Leicestershire man,... Read more
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express
Waitrose celebrate nurse's 54 YEARS with NHS after 'she didn't receive card from her boss'was treated The lady mentioned that she had just retired from her job to staff
Waitrose celebrate nurse's 54 YEARS with NHS after 'she didn't receive card from her boss'
express / Posted 3 days ago
was treated The lady mentioned that she had just retired from her job to staff at a local branch of Waitrose in Wimborne, Dorset. Within minutes the manager laid on a special treat to mark her loyalty to the health service.Related... Read more
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Evening Standard
7 of the best ways to keep fit at festivals this summerBirds, Super Furry animals and Bastille, plus a david Bowie tribute show with s
7 of the best ways to keep fit at festivals this summer
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Birds, Super Furry animals and Bastille, plus a david Bowie tribute show with surprise guest vocalists. Lulworth Castle, Dorset, July 28-31 Bestival’s little sister is the best one for children — in fact, you’ll feel pretty left out if you’re... Read more
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The News and Star
Girlfriend's heartbreak over climber missing for more than a weekin her life has been switched off. Liam Day, 26, was last seen a week ago toda
Girlfriend's heartbreak over climber missing for more than a week
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
in her life has been switched off. Liam Day, 26, was last seen a week ago today, when he set off for a day’s climbing on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast. Emily Brown reported him missing at 12.30am that night, after he failed to return home. With seven... Read more
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Evening Standard
City exec James Melville-Ross on having twins with cerebral palsy10 as he tucked her into bed, and when Tommy tried out his electric wheelchair.
City exec James Melville-Ross on having twins with cerebral palsy
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
10 as he tucked her into bed, and when Tommy tried out his electric wheelchair. This summer, they are renting a house in Dorset. “We can’t go too far because we have so much kit but it’s stunning there. We will spend the days on the beach, eating... Read more
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The Local
Has bureaucracy deprived many Brits abroad of their vote?Lewisham (London); Hammersmith (London), Fulham (London), City of Westminster (
Has bureaucracy deprived many Brits abroad of their vote?
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
Lewisham (London); Hammersmith (London), Fulham (London), City of Westminster (London); Greenwich, South Norfolk; Poole (Dorset); Lewes (Sussex); Daventry; Dover; Kensington (London); Swansea, Haringey (London); Rushcliffe, Shepway (Folkestone),... Read more
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Times of Malta
Lucky escape for horse shot with longbowDeputy Chief Inspector Mel Fisher said it is "too early to know for sure" wheth
Lucky escape for horse shot with longbow
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Deputy Chief Inspector Mel Fisher said it is "too early to know for sure" whether the horse will lose his eye. Hannah Dorset, who owns Widget, spoke of her pride of her horse who has "taken this awful incident in his stride. "The team at the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Still time to register to provide NYC children with Fresh Airin Arlington, Manchester Center, Marlboro, Wilmington, Danby, Bennington, Wells
Still time to register to provide NYC children with Fresh Air
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
in Arlington, Manchester Center, Marlboro, Wilmington, Danby, Bennington, Wells, North Bennington, West Pawlet, East Dorset, and South Londonderry. In total, 4,000 children participate in the program each year, with host communities all along... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Dorset Union Store celebrates 200 years with monthly giveawaysDORSET >> In 1816, a building that may have been owned by Norman Blackmer
Dorset Union Store celebrates 200 years with monthly giveaways
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
DORSET >> In 1816, a building that may have been owned by Norman Blackmer and Harvey Holley was established as a retail store, and is one of the oldest country stores in the Green Mountain State. This year it turns 200. Throughout the year the... Read more
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Daily Star
Sick tattoo artist secretly filmed female clients using toilets at his studiohid the cameras in the changing rooms and bathroom of the Indelible studio in O
Sick tattoo artist secretly filmed female clients using toilets at his studio
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
hid the cameras in the changing rooms and bathroom of the Indelible studio in Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset. But cops his sordid crimes were unravelled when one female client reported him. GOOGLEMAPPED: The cameras were... Read more
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Colorado Daily
1940s WWII Era Ball in Boulder celebrates simpler timesthrough the annual event, including finding a dedicated life partner. Her fianc
1940s WWII Era Ball in Boulder celebrates simpler times
Colorado Daily / Posted 4 days ago
through the annual event, including finding a dedicated life partner. Her fiancé, Andrew George, is a swing dancer from Dorset, England, who attended his first ball seven years ago and has made it to every event since. George boasts his own... Read more
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AFC Bournemouth
Macmillan Cancer Support to speak at AFC Business' next breakfast eventCancer Support will be delivering a talk regarding their fantastic work, as an
Macmillan Cancer Support to speak at AFC Business' next breakfast event
AFC Bournemouth / Posted 4 days ago
Cancer Support will be delivering a talk regarding their fantastic work, as an AFC Business team of 16 will take on the Dorset Bike Ride on July 2nd in support of the charity. Fresh coffee and tea will be available for guest upon arrival,... Read more
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