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Powys County Times
Fisherman's body found in the River Wye near Rhayaderfound dead in the River Wye near Rhayader. Bill Barrett, from Worcester, had b
Fisherman's body found in the River Wye near Rhayader
Powys County Times / Posted yesterday
found dead in the River Wye near Rhayader. Bill Barrett, from Worcester, had been reported missing at the weekend, with Dyfed-Powys Police believing he was in the Elan Valley area. Police located Mr Barrett’s car parked at Rhayader Rugby Club... Read more
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walesonline
Brecon Beacons soldier death post-mortem to be held todayhas now confirmed that the MoD will carry out a full investigation into Mr Hool
Brecon Beacons soldier death post-mortem to be held today
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
has now confirmed that the MoD will carry out a full investigation into Mr Hoole's death. Read More A spokeswoman for Dyfed-Powys Police said: "Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing its investigation into the unexplained death of soldier Joshua... Read more
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SKY News
Tributes To Soldier Who Died On Exercisenot so long ago. "This wasn't the case this time round and it will be up to a
Tributes To Soldier Who Died On Exercise
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
not so long ago. "This wasn't the case this time round and it will be up to a doctor to determine exactly how Cpl Hoole died." A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police said an investigation had begun into the circumstances surrounding... Read more
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Powys County Times
'Superfit' soldier who died in Brecon Beacons training exercise was a 'beautiful grandson'a spokeswoman said they were aware of the death at Dering Lines, where there is
'Superfit' soldier who died in Brecon Beacons training exercise was a 'beautiful grandson'
Powys County Times / Posted 3 days ago
a spokeswoman said they were aware of the death at Dering Lines, where there is an Infantry Battle School. She added: "Dyfed-Powys Police are leading the initial inquiries into the soldier's death and HSE will not speculate at this stage on the... Read more
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Daily Record
Tragic Brecon Beacons soldier's family say questions to be asked over new deatha training exercise in the Brecon Beacons during an exercise with the Rifles re
Tragic Brecon Beacons soldier's family say questions to be asked over new death
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons during an exercise with the Rifles regiment on the hottest day of the year. Dyfed-Powys Police said they have launched an investigation into the “sudden death” on Tuesday morning, Wales Online reported... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tragic Brecon Beacons soldier's family say questions to be asked over new deatha training exercise in the Brecon Beacons during an exercise with the Rifles re
Tragic Brecon Beacons soldier's family say questions to be asked over new death
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons during an exercise with the Rifles regiment on the hottest day of the year. Dyfed-Powys Police said they have launched an investigation into the “sudden death” on Tuesday morning, Wales Online reported... Read more
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walesonline
Family of tragic soldier offer condolences after Brecon deathwho died in a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons in 2013 have offered thei
Family of tragic soldier offer condolences after Brecon death
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
who died in a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons in 2013 have offered their condolences to family of Josh Hoole. Dyfed-Powys Police said they have launched an investigation into the “sudden death” on Tuesday morning. Collapsed during... Read more
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Scotsman
Tributes to Scots soldier who died on Brecon Beacons training exerciseSergeants’ Battle Course, which is described as “both mentally and physically d
Tributes to Scots soldier who died on Brecon Beacons training exercise
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Sergeants’ Battle Course, which is described as “both mentally and physically demanding”. The Ministry of Defence and Dyfed-Powys Police have launched an investigation into his death, which comes three years after three soldiers lost their... Read more
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walesonline
A soldier who died in a training exercise in Brecon Beacons has been named as Cpl Josh Hooleof our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rar
A soldier who died in a training exercise in Brecon Beacons has been named as Cpl Josh Hoole
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
of our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rare, any death is a tragedy. As well as a police investigation, a Service Inquiry will take place. My thoughts and prayers are with the soldier’s family, friends, and... Read more
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The News and Star
Dumfries and Galloway soldier dies in training exerciseof our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rar
Dumfries and Galloway soldier dies in training exercise
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
of our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rare, any death is a tragedy. "As well as a police investigation, a service inquiry will take place. "My thoughts and prayers are with the soldier's family, friends and... Read more
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International Business Times
Soldier who died during Brecon Beacons training exercise named as Josh Hoole of our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rar
Soldier who died during Brecon Beacons training exercise named as Josh Hoole
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
of our personnel is our absolute priority and, while deaths in training are rare, any death is a tragedy. As well as a police investigation, a Service Inquiry will take place. My thoughts and prayers are with the soldier's family, friends and... Read more
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Powys County Times
Wildlife trust saddened after vandals torch shed and steal tools in Welshpoolbut that isn’t the main thing, the value doesn’t matter, it is the hurt it caus
Wildlife trust saddened after vandals torch shed and steal tools in Welshpool
Powys County Times / Posted 4 days ago
but that isn’t the main thing, the value doesn’t matter, it is the hurt it causes to other people.” A statement from Dyfed Powys Police about the incident said: “An offence of arson to an old wooden tool shed in a secluded part of the... Read more
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SKY News
Soldier Who Died On Brecon Exercise Namedat the "very sad death" and to "make the commitment that the Ministry of Defenc
Soldier Who Died On Brecon Exercise Named
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
at the "very sad death" and to "make the commitment that the Ministry of Defence will, of course, be undertaking a full investigation". A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police said the force was investigating the circumstances surrounding the... Read more
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Powys County Times
Tributes paid to Newtown father killed in motor-tricycle accidentyou were such a great guy, condolences to all family and club brothers.” Follo
Tributes paid to Newtown father killed in motor-tricycle accident
Powys County Times / Posted 7 days ago
you were such a great guy, condolences to all family and club brothers.” Following the fatal accident, a statement from Dyfed-Powys Police said: “Dyfed-Powys Police Roads Policing Unit are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle road traffic... Read more
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Powys County Times
Tributes paid to Newtown trike crash victimyou were such a great guy, condolences to all family and club brothers.” Follo
Tributes paid to Newtown trike crash victim
Powys County Times / Posted 9 days ago
you were such a great guy, condolences to all family and club brothers.” Following the fatal accident, a statement from Dyfed-Powys Police said: “Dyfed-Powys Police Roads Policing Unit are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle road traffic... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Motor-tricycle crash death victim is named « Shropshire Starair ambulance was sent to the crash along with other emergency services but not
Motor-tricycle crash death victim is named « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 9 days ago
air ambulance was sent to the crash along with other emergency services but nothing could be done to save Mr Wellings. Powys coroner, Mr Andrew Barkley, opened the inquest into Mr Wellings’ death yesterday and adjourned the hearing for a date... Read more
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Powys County Times
Man dies after suffering motor-tricycle crash in Newtown8, at Plantation Lane, Newtown. A male rider of a motor-tricycle died after su
Man dies after suffering motor-tricycle crash in Newtown
Powys County Times / Posted 10 days ago
8, at Plantation Lane, Newtown. A male rider of a motor-tricycle died after suffering fatal injuries. A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police said: "Dyfed-Powys Police Roads Policing Unit are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle road traffic... Read more
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Powys County Times
Ten tonne 'West' trailer is stolen in Llanfair CaereinonDYFED-Powys Police are investigating the theft of a 10 tonne 'West' trailer. T
Ten tonne 'West' trailer is stolen in Llanfair Caereinon
Powys County Times / Posted 10 days ago
DYFED-Powys Police are investigating the theft of a 10 tonne 'West' trailer. The vehicle, light blue in colour with a dark blue front panel, was taken from outside a property in Llanfair Caereinon on Tuesday, July 5, between 9pm and 10pm. Anyone... Read more
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walesonline
Murder enquiry launched after victim of alleged attack diesPolice have launched a murder enquiry after a man who was taken to hospital fol
Murder enquiry launched after victim of alleged attack dies
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
Police have launched a murder enquiry after a man who was taken to hospital following an alleged attack in Carmarthen has died. Timothy Simon John, 47, died on Saturday, July 9, following the incident in Morgan Street, on June 27. "The incident is... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Man dies after crashing motor-tricycle near school « Shropshire StarThe crash happened in Plantation Lane, in Newtown, yesterday afternoon. A spok
Man dies after crashing motor-tricycle near school « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 15 days ago
The crash happened in Plantation Lane, in Newtown, yesterday afternoon. A spokeswoman for Dyfed-Powys Police said it was called to the incident at 2.05pm. An air ambulance, land ambulance and the fire service were also on the scene. A spokeswoman... Read more
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Powys County Times
Officer who saved a woman from drowning near Newtown is nominated for bravery awardA POLICE officer who saved a woman from drowning in Newtown has been nominated
Officer who saved a woman from drowning near Newtown is nominated for bravery award
Powys County Times / Posted 18 days ago
A POLICE officer who saved a woman from drowning in Newtown has been nominated for a Police Bravery Award. The actions of Sergeant David Steer will be recognised at the 21st Police Bravery Awards on July 14. The awards honour and recognise police... Read more
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International Business Times
UK police accessed and inappropriately handled civilian data conducting 2,315 data breaches in 5 years – report gain" for which he was dismissed. In yet another case, "informal action" was ta
UK police accessed and inappropriately handled civilian data conducting 2,315 data breaches in 5 years – report
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
gain" for which he was dismissed. In yet another case, "informal action" was taken against a police officer of the Dyfed Powys police for having provided a USB device to a "member of the public", which contained sensitive information,... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Policeman up for bravery award after saving woman from drowning in River Severn « Shropshire StarThe brave actions of Sergeant David Steer will be recognised at the 21st Police
Policeman up for bravery award after saving woman from drowning in River Severn « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 19 days ago
The brave actions of Sergeant David Steer will be recognised at the 21st Police Bravery Awards on July 14. The awards honour and recognise police officers who performed outstanding acts of bravery while on or off duty. Sergeant Steer’s bravery came... Read more
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walesonline
Police urge people to report race hate crime after EU voteforce area in the last week, two of which ‘explicitly referred to the EU refere
Police urge people to report race hate crime after EU vote
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
force area in the last week, two of which ‘explicitly referred to the EU referendum’, which was slightly above average, a Dyfed Powys Police spokeswoman said. South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael Read More Superintendent Liane... Read more
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Powys County Times
Roads across North Powys transformed for convoy test rundetermine whether parking will be suspended in Welshpool during the transportat
Roads across North Powys transformed for convoy test run
Powys County Times / Posted 23 days ago
determine whether parking will be suspended in Welshpool during the transportation of equipment for Tirgwynt windfarm. “Appropriate measures will be put into place following the trial run in consultation with Dyfed Powys Police and Welsh Governmen... Read more
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walesonline
Locked up: The criminals sent to prison in Wales in Juneon a child is jailed for 22 yearsJames Bolton and Leigh John SalterThe operatio
Locked up: The criminals sent to prison in Wales in June
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
on a child is jailed for 22 yearsJames Bolton and Leigh John SalterThe operation centred on the drug dealing of what Dyfed Powys Police called two linked organised crime gangs in Pembrokeshire, the first headed by James Bolton (left) and the... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
St Albans School claims pupils stranded in Brecon Beacons for four hours ‘were not lost’and helicopter. The 26 pupils were taking part in their silver Duke of Edinbur
St Albans School claims pupils stranded in Brecon Beacons for four hours ‘were not lost’
Herts Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
and helicopter. The 26 pupils were taking part in their silver Duke of Edinburgh award when they were reported to police as ‘missing’. A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police service said they had received numerous calls from both staff and... Read more
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Powys County Times
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Powys County Times / Posted 24 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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walesonline
Rescuers praise missing children for 'doing all the right things'the remote area of Llyn y Fan Fach near Abercraf. Three mountain rescue teams,
Rescuers praise missing children for 'doing all the right things'
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
the remote area of Llyn y Fan Fach near Abercraf. Three mountain rescue teams, a rescue helicopter, the coastguard and police were all drafted in to help. The youngsters, who were all in their mid-teens, were reported to have been found safe... Read more
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Powys County Times
Large group of schoolchildren go missing in Brecon Beaconsschoolchildren could still be missing in the Brecon Beacons after some of the g
Large group of schoolchildren go missing in Brecon Beacons
Powys County Times / Posted 24 days ago
schoolchildren could still be missing in the Brecon Beacons after some of the group were found by a mountain rescue team, police said. It is believed that around 20 children were lost, after they were last seen near Tafarn Y Garreg pub, Abercraf,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 24 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers from St Albans disappeared in... Read more
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heraldscotland
School children rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster"At no stage have any of them been unaccounted for or missing," he said. Three
School children rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
"At no stage have any of them been unaccounted for or missing," he said. Three mountain rescue teams, police and ambulance crews were sent to the area in south Wales at around 1pm on Wednesday afternoon after the alarm was raised when a group was... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Croydon Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster"At no stage have any of them been unaccounted for or missing," he said. Three
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Northern Echo / Posted 25 days ago
"At no stage have any of them been unaccounted for or missing," he said. Three mountain rescue teams, police and ambulance crews were sent to the area in south Wales at around 1pm on Wednesday afternoon after the alarm was raised when a group was... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Kingston Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Streatham Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Bury Times
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Bury Times / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Gazette
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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guardian-series
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
guardian-series / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Harrow Times
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Harrow Times / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Gazette News
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Gazette News / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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This is West Country
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
This is West Country / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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Bolton News
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmasterrescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never
Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster
Bolton News / Posted 25 days ago
rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said. Police and mountain rescue teams said a major search operation was launched after 26 teenagers disappeared in low cloud and... Read more
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