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Independent
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu: Visionary stately home owner whose brushes with the law helped pave the way for the legalisation of homosexualityHis great idea was to establish a National Motor Museum with his family's colle
Lord Montagu of Beaulieu: Visionary stately home owner whose brushes with the law helped pave the way for the legalisation of homosexuality
Independent / Posted 8 minutes ago
His great idea was to establish a National Motor Museum with his family's collection of vintage cars and invite the paying public to visit Palace House, his stately home. He would later become chairman of English Heritage and president of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen becomes Britain's longest serving monarch, but who else came close?On September 9 2015 the Queen will overtake Queen Victoria to become Britain’s
Queen becomes Britain's longest serving monarch, but who else came close?
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
On September 9 2015 the Queen will overtake Queen Victoria to become Britain’s longest reigning monarch with a reign of more than 63 years 216 days. It’s a feat now unlikely ever to be surpassed, but who else has she overtaken on the way? Since the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Soldier who carried Princess Diana coffin was 'cast aside' after he lost leg Phil Bartett, second from left, carrying coffin of Princess Diana A soldier
Soldier who carried Princess Diana coffin was 'cast aside' after he lost leg
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Phil Bartett, second from left, carrying coffin of Princess Diana A soldier who was on tour in Northern Ireland when he was called upon to carry Princess Diana's coffin... Read more
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London24
London’s weirdest...restaurants [Photo by Robin Utrecht - Pool/Getty Images] London has some of the best res
London’s weirdest...restaurants
London24 / Posted yesterday
[Photo by Robin Utrecht - Pool/Getty Images] London has some of the best restaurants on the planet, but if you really want to titillate your tastebuds and have a unique meal, head down to one of these weird and... Read more
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Londonist
A Game Of Thrones With London's Royal StatuesSee this image in higher resolution. London contains statues of almost every E
A Game Of Thrones With London's Royal Statues
Londonist / Posted 3 days ago
See this image in higher resolution. London contains statues of almost every English or British monarch since Henry VIII. Imagine if they all got together for a right royal knees-up. Beginning with Henry, we've depicted 20 kings and queens outside... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Langham Sydney $30 million makeover perfect blueprint for grand hotelsOpened by the Prince of Wales, who would become King Edward VII in 1902, The La
Langham Sydney $30 million makeover perfect blueprint for grand hotels
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Opened by the Prince of Wales, who would become King Edward VII in 1902, The Langham London was the first purpose-built hotel in Europe. It set the blueprint for the grand hotels for the travelling elite which would pop up all over Europe in its... Read more
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The Young Witness
Langham Sydney $30 million makeover perfect blueprint for grand hotelsOpened by the Prince of Wales, who would become King Edward VII in 1902, The La
Langham Sydney $30 million makeover perfect blueprint for grand hotels
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Opened by the Prince of Wales, who would become King Edward VII in 1902, The Langham London was the first purpose-built hotel in Europe. It set the blueprint for the grand hotels for the travelling elite which would pop up all over Europe in its... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Tremendous tales': The fascinating history of St Andrew's ChurchFive years later, the 69-year-old’s labour of love has finally led to the publi
'Tremendous tales': The fascinating history of St Andrew's Church
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Five years later, the 69-year-old’s labour of love has finally led to the publication of The Annals of St Andrew’s Church: The minutiae of a small, semi-urban church, a 278-page volume featuring more than 200 figures, photos and illustrations. Mr... Read more
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The Irish Times
Gothic Revival mansion: Dublin’s latest ‘most expensive home’ Asking €10.5m, Inniscorrig is one of the most striking properties in south Du
Gothic Revival mansion: Dublin’s latest ‘most expensive home’
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
Asking €10.5m, Inniscorrig is one of the most striking properties in south Dublin A castellated mansion in Dalkey, Co Dublin is on sale with an asking price of €10.5 million. Inniscorrig... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Liverpool: Have MerseyThe home of the Beatles and one of the world's most famous football teams has a
Liverpool: Have Mersey
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The home of the Beatles and one of the world's most famous football teams has a rich and interesting history, discovers Holly Ryan. The entrance to Liverpool's famous Cavern Club. Photo / 123RF Friends in London were adamant: Anything north of the... Read more
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The Star
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday, a striking
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday, a striking signal of how Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters stormed the compound nearly four years ago. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond watched the British flag... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Britain reopens embassy in IranTEHRAN — Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran Sunday, a striking signal of ho
Britain reopens embassy in Iran
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
TEHRAN — Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran Sunday, a striking signal of how Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters stormed the compound nearly four years ago. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond watched the British flag being raised... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Britain Reopens Its Embassy In IranTEHRAN, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday, a
Britain Reopens Its Embassy In Iran
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 days ago
TEHRAN, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday, a striking signal of how Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters stormed the compound nearly four years ago. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond watched the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011 Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters ransacked the ambassador’
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters ransacked the ambassador’s residence. FILE: The attack that forced the embassy to close was a low point. Picture: Supplied. TEHRAN – Britain... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
'Old Fox' Britain keeps souvenirs of storming in Tehran embassyTEHRAN "Death to England" is scrawled in oddly tidy Farsi above a photograph of
'Old Fox' Britain keeps souvenirs of storming in Tehran embassy
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
TEHRAN "Death to England" is scrawled in oddly tidy Farsi above a photograph of Queen Elizabeth on the wall of the 19th Century embassy in Tehran, testimony to the perception here that Britain is a perfidious intriguer in Iranian affairs. British... Read more
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The Star
'Old Fox' Britain keeps souvenirs of storming in Tehran embassyTEHRAN (Reuters) - "Death to England" is scrawled in oddly tidy Farsi above a p
'Old Fox' Britain keeps souvenirs of storming in Tehran embassy
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
TEHRAN (Reuters) - "Death to England" is scrawled in oddly tidy Farsi above a photograph of Queen Elizabeth on the wall of the 19th Century embassy in Tehran, testimony to the perception here that Britain is a perfidious intriguer in Iranian... Read more
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Swissinfo
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011By Guy Faulconbridge TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran
Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
By Guy Faulconbridge TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday, a striking signal of how Western ties with Iran have thawed since protesters ransacked the ambassador's residence and burned the Union Jack nearly four years... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in TehranBritain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma wa
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in Tehran
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma watch as the Union flag is raised at the British Embassy in Tehran. Photo: Reuters Tehran: Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday nearly four years after... Read more
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Canberra Times
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in TehranBritain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma wa
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in Tehran
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma watch as the Union flag is raised at the British Embassy in Tehran. Photo: Reuters Tehran: Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday nearly four years after... Read more
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Swissinfo
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain reopens ransacked embassy in TehranBy Guy Faulconbridge TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain reopens ransacked embassy in Tehran
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
By Guy Faulconbridge TEHRAN (Reuters) - Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday nearly four years after protesters ransacked the ambassador's residence and burned the Union Jack. In a signal of the most striking thaw in Western ties with... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in TehranBritain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma wa
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in Tehran
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma watch as the Union flag is raised at the British Embassy in Tehran. Photo: Reuters Tehran: Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday nearly four years after... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Anti-Semitism Rising, Memorial Desecrated in LondonAnti-Semitic graffiti on the wall of a Jewish girls' school in London.Photo Cre
Anti-Semitism Rising, Memorial Desecrated in London
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
Anti-Semitic graffiti on the wall of a Jewish girls' school in London.Photo Credit: courtesy Shomrim Official / EJP Anti-Semitic vandalism is rising in Britain, most recently — this summer — in London. The Jewish-funded Edward VII Drinking Fountain... Read more
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The Age
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in TehranBritain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma wa
Iran: Britain reopens ransacked embassy in Tehran
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and charge d'affaires Ajay Sharma watch as the Union flag is raised at the British Embassy in Tehran. Photo: Reuters Tehran: Britain reopened its embassy in Tehran on Sunday nearly four years after... Read more
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Zawya
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in TehranIranIn thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in Tehran
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in TehranIran
Zawya / Posted 9 days ago
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in Tehran In This Article * 'Old Fox' Britain to reopen embassy to Iran * Western relations with Iran in major thaw * Iran to reopen embassy in London - Hammond * First visit by... Read more
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Reuters
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in TehranKUWAIT In a signal of the most striking thaw in the Western ties with Iran for
In thaw of Iran ties, Britain's Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in Tehran
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
KUWAIT In a signal of the most striking thaw in the Western ties with Iran for over a decade, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will reopen the British embassy in Tehran nearly four years since protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
In thaw of Iran ties, Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in TehranKUWAIT In a signal of the most striking thaw in the Western ties with Iran for
In thaw of Iran ties, Hammond to reopen ransacked embassy in Tehran
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
KUWAIT In a signal of the most striking thaw in the Western ties with Iran for over a decade, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will reopen the British embassy in Tehran nearly four years since protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence... Read more
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Daily Mail
I tried a TV remote but ringing for a servant is so much easier! The Queen Mother's disarming confession and the other royal titbits to make yo
I tried a TV remote but ringing for a servant is so much easier!
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The Queen Mother's disarming confession and the other royal titbits to make your roar The Queen loves American police TV drama Kojak starring Telly Savalas If Prince Philip enters a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Outrage as Jewish monument desecrated with raw meatChicken and red meat, believed to be steak, was discovered strewn over the Edwa
Outrage as Jewish monument desecrated with raw meat
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Chicken and red meat, believed to be steak, was discovered strewn over the Edward VII Drinking Fountain on Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets this morning. The fountain, designed by sculptor William Silver Frith, was a tribute to the eldest son of... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekendLONDON Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years a
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekend
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence and burned the British flag. The move to restore full diplomatic relations marks a thawing of ties with Iran... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.K. embassy to reopen in Iran as ties thawBritain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after pr
U.K. embassy to reopen in Iran as ties thaw
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence and burned the British flag. The move marks a thawing of ties with Iran since it reached a nuclear deal with the... Read more
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The Star
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekendLONDON (Reuters) - Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekend
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence and burned the British flag. The move to restore full diplomatic relations marks a thawing of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
GCSE results across Norfolk Students are collecting their GCSE results today. GCSE results from schools
GCSE results across Norfolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Students are collecting their GCSE results today. GCSE results from schools across the region as they come in. Five A*-C grades, including English and Maths: 48pc (2014: 50pc, 2013: 52.2pc, 2012: 56pc) Five A*-C... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
GCSE results across Norfolk Students are collecting their GCSE results today. GCSE results from schools
GCSE results across Norfolk
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 12 days ago
Students are collecting their GCSE results today. GCSE results from schools across the region as they come in. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in. Five A*-C grades, including English... Read more
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iol.co.za
Britain to reopen embassy in TehranLondon - Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
London - Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence and burned the British flag. The move marks a thawing of ties with Iran since it reached a nuclear deal... Read more
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The Hindu
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekendThe move marks a thawing of ties with Iran since it reached a nuclear deal with
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekend
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
The move marks a thawing of ties with Iran since it reached a nuclear deal with the United States, China, Russia, Germany, France and Britain Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekendBy Guy Faulconbridge and William James LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will reopen
Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekend
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
By Guy Faulconbridge and William James LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will reopen its embassy in Iran this weekend nearly four years after protesters ransacked the elegant ambassadorial residence and burned the British flag. The move marks a thawing of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Gallery: The wait is over - West Norfolk students now know their GCSE results Mr Wood, Kirsty Calcutt and Millie Fuller scan through the results at GCSE re
Gallery: The wait is over - West Norfolk students now know their GCSE results
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Mr Wood, Kirsty Calcutt and Millie Fuller scan through the results at GCSE results day at St Clements High School. Hundreds of students across west Norfolk have now... Read more
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Independent
Vandals attack east London Jewish memorial with raw meatA drinking fountain, paid for by local Jewish residents to honour Edward VII in
Vandals attack east London Jewish memorial with raw meat
Independent / Posted 12 days ago
A drinking fountain, paid for by local Jewish residents to honour Edward VII in the early 20th century, in Whitechapel, east London, was seen covered in chicken and slabs of red meat on Thursday morning. The inscription on the sculpture, designed by... Read more
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London24
‘Old’ raw meat stuck on patriotic Jewish memorial in east London The statue was seen with its hand up a chicken carcass (Picture: Lauren Justi
‘Old’ raw meat stuck on patriotic Jewish memorial in east London
London24 / Posted 12 days ago
The statue was seen with its hand up a chicken carcass (Picture: Lauren Justice) A patriotic Jewish-funded memorial in Whitechapel has been desecrated with ‘very old’ raw meat,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Vandals desecrate east London Jewish memorial with raw meatVandals have desecrated a Jewish-funded memorial statue with raw meat in an app
Vandals desecrate east London Jewish memorial with raw meat
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
Vandals have desecrated a Jewish-funded memorial statue with raw meat in an apparently anti-Semitic attack in east London. The Edward VII Drinking Fountain on Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, was seen covered in chicken and slabs of red meat this... Read more
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birminghammail
Decline and fall of Grade I Listed Witley CourtA Grade I Listed building, Witley Court, Great Witley, Worcester, was built in
Decline and fall of Grade I Listed Witley Court
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
A Grade I Listed building, Witley Court, Great Witley, Worcester, was built in 1655 on the site of a former medieval manor house by Thomas Foley. Foley was an English ironmaster and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between... Read more
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Sporting Life
Alex Hammond: Take Tashaar Sky Sports News' Alex Hammond previews the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival
Alex Hammond: Take Tashaar
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
Sky Sports News' Alex Hammond previews the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival in her latest blog. York. Click here to bet.Tashaar: Worth a bet in the Great Voltigeur For Flat racing fans this week is one of the most... Read more
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birminghammail
Lichfield Park a recreational and leisure mecca since the late 1800sSet in over 70 acres of formal gardens and open space, the park, which includes
Lichfield Park a recreational and leisure mecca since the late 1800s
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
Set in over 70 acres of formal gardens and open space, the park, which includes Museum Gardens, Minster Pool and Walk and Garden of Remembrance, has undergone an extensive facelift in recent years and is celebrating having just received its fifth... Read more
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birminghammail
Hundreds join Princess Anne in park for royal visitHundreds of people young and old turned out in force to give Princess Anne a wa
Hundreds join Princess Anne in park for royal visit
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
Hundreds of people young and old turned out in force to give Princess Anne a warm welcome to Lichfield as she strolled through an historic city park. There was a buzz of excitement from crowds of onlookers, many waving Union Jack flags, as the royal... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
A-levels: List of results for our schools and colleges - and how they compare to previous years Students celebrate their A Level results at the Sir John Leman High School at
A-levels: List of results for our schools and colleges - and how they compare to previous years
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Students celebrate their A Level results at the Sir John Leman High School at Beccles. Henry Twist, 18, celebrating his three A* grades to go to Bath... Read more
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express
Son of 'royal' radio prank nurse says mum would have been 'so proud' as he passes A-levels THE son of a nurse who killed herself after falling victim to a 'royal' radio
Son of 'royal' radio prank nurse says mum would have been 'so proud' as he passes A-levels
express / Posted 19 days ago
THE son of a nurse who killed herself after falling victim to a 'royal' radio prank has said his mother would have been "so proud" after he passed his... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
In pictures: West Norfolk Results Day Pupils for Springwood High School in King's Lynn collect their A-Level exams
In pictures: West Norfolk Results Day
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
Pupils for Springwood High School in King's Lynn collect their A-Level exams results - From left, Joshua Sarte, Jade Mace, Tyler Jackling, Layla Calaby, Thomas Eastwood and Rachel Addison celebrate their... Read more
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Sporting Life
Golden anticipation for York Ben Linfoot picks out five things to look out for at the Welcome To Yorkshire
Golden anticipation for York
Sporting Life / Posted 20 days ago
Ben Linfoot picks out five things to look out for at the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival at York next week. York. Click here to bet.Balios, Acapulco and Golden Horn are all in action at York's Ebor Festival next... Read more
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Sporting Life
Golden anticipation for York Ben Linfoot picks out five things to look out for at the Welcome To Yorkshire
Golden anticipation for York
Sporting Life / Posted 21 days ago
Ben Linfoot picks out five things to look out for at the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival at York next week. York. Click here to bet.Balios, Acapulco and Golden Horn are all in action at York's Ebor Festival next... Read more
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Sporting Life
Simcock prepares strong York team Trainer David Simcock has a clutch of exciting horses to chase the £3.8 milli
Simcock prepares strong York team
Sporting Life / Posted 22 days ago
Trainer David Simcock has a clutch of exciting horses to chase the £3.8 million prize money at the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival with – headed by Royal Ascot hero, Balios. York. Click here to bet. The Al... Read more
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