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AllAfrica.com
Ummy Hails Aga Khan Hospital Expansionto Japan and Bango Sangho Dar es Salaam for their assistance, noting that the a
Ummy Hails Aga Khan Hospital Expansion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
to Japan and Bango Sangho Dar es Salaam for their assistance, noting that the ambulances will help save many lives. She called on more individuals with the ability to offer emergency service aid such as ambulances to do so to help... Read more
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New York Post
NYPD’s elite cops no match for frisky raccoonBrooklyn street Tuesday — to the delight of spectators who cheered on the critt
NYPD’s elite cops no match for frisky raccoon
New York Post / Posted 27 minutes ago
Brooklyn street Tuesday — to the delight of spectators who cheered on the critter. The NYPD deployed two officers from its Emergency Service Unit, a force trained to deal with hostage situations and other high-risk scenarios, to capture the animal,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Margaret P. DaynerValley. During WWII, Margaret served her country in the Marine Corps with the
Margaret P. Dayner
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 47 minutes ago
Valley. During WWII, Margaret served her country in the Marine Corps with the WAVES, Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service, and was discharged as a corporal. Margaret was a member of St. Sebastian Roman Catholic Church in Belle... Read more
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heraldscotland
Emergency calls in North of Scotland will be handled up to 140 miles away, fire chief revealsI am totally against this plan. I have always been against these emergency serv
Emergency calls in North of Scotland will be handled up to 140 miles away, fire chief reveals
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
I am totally against this plan. I have always been against these emergency service mergers. Closing down local control centers is a bad and dangerous move. But as for those who complain about loss of local knowledge....there was already precious... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Heavy rain, possible flash flooding expected in Sydney during rush hourCentral Coast was behind the bad weather, which is also predicted to bring flas
Heavy rain, possible flash flooding expected in Sydney during rush hour
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Central Coast was behind the bad weather, which is also predicted to bring flash flooding to other areas. The State Emergency Service (SES) has warned people to avoid driving through flood-affected areas, and to keep clear of creeks and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Sydney on Wednesday nightThe State Emergency Service has issued a warning to motorists to stay off the r
Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Sydney on Wednesday night
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
The State Emergency Service has issued a warning to motorists to stay off the roads tonight if they can, with flash flooding possible through Sydney. In a video posted to social media, SES assistant state manager of operations Ashley Sullivan said... Read more
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Daily Examiner
LATEST: Minor flood warning issued as rain sets instuff in it. "When you're talking 100mm in a few hours that's when you get you
LATEST: Minor flood warning issued as rain sets in
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
stuff in it. "When you're talking 100mm in a few hours that's when you get your flash flooding." The Tweed-Byron State Emergency Service duty officer has been contacted for comment. Northern Rivers residents can expect to wake up to sunshine... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards Sydney, Central Coastduring peak hour and after peak hour," he said. "Particularly where there is h
Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards Sydney, Central Coast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
during peak hour and after peak hour," he said. "Particularly where there is heavy rainfall near the coast." The State Emergency Service has warned people to avoid driving through flood affected areas and to keep clear of creeks and storm... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Private sorrow in the public domain | Pollthe character and individuality of the deceased, is important,” Ms Welsh said.
Private sorrow in the public domain | Poll
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
the character and individuality of the deceased, is important,” Ms Welsh said. Conversely, she had a lot of contact from emergency service personnel, such as ambulance officers, firies and police, who are strongly against roadside memorials,... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Grant Brings Crucial Help To Understaffed Fire Department In Rapid Cityfor house fires. But a national grant may help the department may meet the stan
Grant Brings Crucial Help To Understaffed Fire Department In Rapid City
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for house fires. But a national grant may help the department may meet the standards and the increase in demand for emergency service. And that could prevent more of the texts that Rapid City Fire Chief Mike Maltaverne dreads. “On a... Read more
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Daily Star
Whole town DESTROYED as 6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Italy"significant". Houses have reportedly collapsed in the towns of Amatrice and A
Whole town DESTROYED as 6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Italy
Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
"significant". Houses have reportedly collapsed in the towns of Amatrice and Accumoli. Alessandro Mazzilli, of the Alpine emergency service of Rieti, said: "There are problems in Amatrice, we are heading that way. "Apparently houses have... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorlegislation to protect the CFA against Labor’s destructive enterprise bargainin
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
legislation to protect the CFA against Labor’s destructive enterprise bargaining agreement (EBA). The Respect for Emergency Services Volunteers Bill will be introduced in the first sitting of Federal Parliament and will move to protect the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Driver swept out to sea after car gets stranded in rising tideWorkman and his cousin Adam Jenkins bravely jumped into the water to try to res
Driver swept out to sea after car gets stranded in rising tide
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
Workman and his cousin Adam Jenkins bravely jumped into the water to try to rescue the man while they waited for the emergency service teams to arrive. A car stuck on the causeway to Shell Island, Gwynedd, Wales, after a driver got stranded... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading Festival drivers told to plan ahead and expect delayshave a lot of experience of handling events like this and have tried and tested
Reading Festival drivers told to plan ahead and expect delays
Reading Evening Post / Posted 13 hours ago
have a lot of experience of handling events like this and have tried and tested systems in place. "We work with our emergency service colleagues and the event organisers to ensure those heading for the events get there with minimum fuss and... Read more
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Northern Star
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSWa drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSW
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSWa drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSW
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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Queensland Times
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mma drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mma drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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News Mail
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mma drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
News Mail / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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Daily Examiner
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100ma drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Met
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100m
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and along... Read more
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News.com.au
Hinch won't back Vic premier over CFA dealvolunteers what to do". The prime minister on Monday unveiled draft laws to pe
Hinch won't back Vic premier over CFA deal
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
volunteers what to do". The prime minister on Monday unveiled draft laws to permanently protect the rights of volunteer emergency service workers following the bitter pay dispute between the CFA and United Firefighters Union. "I had talks with... Read more
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The North West Star
Woman charged over Gold Coast shootingA woman has been charged with murder after a man was shot dead in a Gold Coast
Woman charged over Gold Coast shooting
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
A woman has been charged with murder after a man was shot dead in a Gold Coast home. Police and other emergency service officers rushed to the Labrador house, just opposite a primary school, about 2pm Monday following reports of a shot being... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Innovative’ solution to homelessness: Housing where drug use is OK“The model is totally replicable for any population with addictions,” said Dani
‘Innovative’ solution to homelessness: Housing where drug use is OK
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
“The model is totally replicable for any population with addictions,” said Daniel Malone, executive director of Downtown Emergency Service Center (DESC). But Malone stresses that a solution doesn’t necessarily have to go that far. What’s... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper KIng FireCenter to discuss the Copper King Fire. It's at 7 p.m. at the Thompson Falls Co
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper KIng Fire
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Center to discuss the Copper King Fire. It's at 7 p.m. at the Thompson Falls Community Center. Fire personnel and County Emergency Service will be there. An emergency shelter is established at the Thompson Falls High School. The fire is... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Police rescue person wandering on Verrazano Bridgeon the catwalk of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge early on Monday morning. MTA Br
Police rescue person wandering on Verrazano Bridge
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
on the catwalk of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge early on Monday morning. MTA Bridge and Tunnel officers teamed with NYPD Emergency Service Unit members to bring the person safely off the span, said a spokesman for the MTA. The episode began when... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper Creek FireCenter to discuss the Copper King Fire. It's at 7 p.m. at the Thompson Falls Co
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper Creek Fire
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Center to discuss the Copper King Fire. It's at 7 p.m. at the Thompson Falls Community Center. Fire personnel and County Emergency Service will be there. An emergency shelter is established at the Thompson Falls High School. The fire is... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Hoosier siblings reflect on serving their country in the U.S. Navy during World War IIand after completing boot camp in the Bronx, she was officially part of WAVES,
Hoosier siblings reflect on serving their country in the U.S. Navy during World War II
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
and after completing boot camp in the Bronx, she was officially part of WAVES, which stood for Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service. She was assigned to the U.S. Naval Air Technical Training Center in Chicago. “I worked in the office,”... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Families remember Shoreham victims one year on - but still don't have answersof spectators last August 22 were read by the Rev Canon Ann Waizeneker. Flower
Families remember Shoreham victims one year on - but still don't have answers
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
of spectators last August 22 were read by the Rev Canon Ann Waizeneker. Flowers were laid in front of victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders. Flags will fly at half-mast at civic buildings across West Sussex. Leslye... Read more
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SKY News
Minute's Silence For Shoreham Crash Victimsmemorial on Shoreham Toll Bridge, which became a focal point for the community
Minute's Silence For Shoreham Crash Victims
SKY News / Posted yesterday
memorial on Shoreham Toll Bridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders are attending the event. A two-minute applause, followed by a minute's silence,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Mother and son in Aberdeen beach tragedyand Lucas Walker, six, from Aberdeen, were part of a group who got into difficu
Mother and son in Aberdeen beach tragedy
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
and Lucas Walker, six, from Aberdeen, were part of a group who got into difficulties in the water on Saturday afternoon. Emergency services were called at around 4.45pm and a major operation was launched, with five people pulled from the water... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Search for Missing Umdloti Bather Continuescare and, while traumatised, was in a stable condition. The beach where the pa
Search for Missing Umdloti Bather Continues
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
care and, while traumatised, was in a stable condition. The beach where the pair had been swimming is not a designated bathing beach, and lifeguards and other emergency service personnel had responded to the scene after an emergency call was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Search for missing Umdloti bather continueswas in a stable condition. The beach where the pair had been swimming is not a
Search for missing Umdloti bather continues
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
was in a stable condition. The beach where the pair had been swimming is not a designated bathing beach, and lifeguards and other emergency service personnel had responded to the scene after an emergency call was made. This is a developing... Read more
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Wired News
Apple and Google Are Teaming Up to Kill Robocalls Foreverthat AT&T couldn’t block robocalls because it might inadvertently block a legit
Apple and Google Are Teaming Up to Kill Robocalls Forever
Wired News / Posted yesterday
that AT&T couldn’t block robocalls because it might inadvertently block a legit call from, say, a hospital or other emergency service. Yes, says Aaron Foss, it is. Foss founded the robocall blocking company Nomorobo. Three years ago, the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Johannesburg councillors sworn inEconomic Freedom Fighters carrying placards saying “#EFFSOLDOUT” and A silent p
Johannesburg councillors sworn in
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Economic Freedom Fighters carrying placards saying “#EFFSOLDOUT” and A silent protest staged by members of the Johannesburg Emergency Service. City manager Trevor Fowler moved on to the election of the speaker of council. The African National... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from wavesSuperintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional comman
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from waves
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Superintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional commander, paid tribute to the heroism of the emergency services and public as they attempted to save the mum and her son. He said: "This is a very tragic incident and... Read more
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News.com.au
Man plucked from Sydney surf and arrestedfrom the water by a lifesaver on a jet ski off Sydney's famous Manly beach afte
Man plucked from Sydney surf and arrested
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
from the water by a lifesaver on a jet ski off Sydney's famous Manly beach after allegedly damaging a nearby bus shelter. Emergency service workers were called to North Steyne about 2.45pm on Monday after receiving reports of a man, believed to be... Read more
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News.com.au
PM unveils draft laws to 'save' Vic's CFAto be effective. The prime minister on Monday unveiled draft legislation to pe
PM unveils draft laws to 'save' Vic's CFA
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
to be effective. The prime minister on Monday unveiled draft legislation to permanently protect the rights of volunteer emergency service workers following a bitter pay dispute between the CFA and United Firefighters Union. He chose Coldstream... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brave schoolboy entered water in desperate bid to save drowning mum and brotherno matter how deep, stay with them. Stay very close to them in case anything ha
Brave schoolboy entered water in desperate bid to save drowning mum and brother
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
no matter how deep, stay with them. Stay very close to them in case anything happens. “Our advice always is to call the emergency services and get the people with equipment and the knowledge of how to deal with it. “Yes people will try and help... Read more
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News.com.au
Morrison holds line on superannuationon Monday where he unveiled draft laws, to be introduced to parliament on Augus
Morrison holds line on superannuation
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
on Monday where he unveiled draft laws, to be introduced to parliament on August 31, to protect the rights of volunteer emergency service workers, following a bargaining dispute involving firefighters. "There is a very deep, dangerous,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from wavesSuperintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional comman
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from waves
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
Superintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional commander, paid tribute to the heroism of the emergency services and public as they attempted to save the mum and her son. He said: "This is a very tragic incident and... Read more
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heraldscotland
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from wavesSuperintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional comman
'Heroic efforts' failed to save Scots mother and young son from waves
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Superintendent Campbell Thomson, Police Scotland's North-east divisional commander, paid tribute to the heroism of the emergency services and public as they attempted to save the mum and her son. He said: "This is a very tragic incident and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Joburg man presumed drowned near Durbanother man was plucked from the water by lifeguards. IPSS Medical Rescue spokes
Joburg man presumed drowned near Durban
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
other man was plucked from the water by lifeguards. IPSS Medical Rescue spokesperson Candace Grobler said that emergency service personnel had rushed to the non-swimming beach after a distress call was made. "Two people got into... Read more
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News.com.au
Malcolm Turnbull to deliver on promise made to CFA with new lawPicture: Nathan Dyer PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull will today unveil new law
Malcolm Turnbull to deliver on promise made to CFA with new law
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Picture: Nathan Dyer PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull will today unveil new laws to ramp up employment protections for emergency services volunteers, after intervening in a Victorian stoush during the election. Mr Turnbull and Employment... Read more
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News.com.au
One year since UK's Shoreham airshow crashthe exact moment a vintage Hawker Hunter jet crashed onto a road in front of th
One year since UK's Shoreham airshow crash
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
the exact moment a vintage Hawker Hunter jet crashed onto a road in front of thousands of spectators. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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This is West Country
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crashat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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Bolton News
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crashat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crashat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crashat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash « Shropshire Starat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crashat the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community
Communities to fall silent in remembrance of men killed in Shoreham air crash
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at the wooden Shoreham Tollbridge, which became a focal point for the community following the tragedy. Victims' families, emergency service officers and civic leaders will attend the event and flags will be flown at half-mast at civic buildings... Read more
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