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This is West Country
Flood warning for Porlock Weir with 'supermoon' set for tonightTHE Environment Agency have issued a flood warning to low-lying properties alon
Flood warning for Porlock Weir with 'supermoon' set for tonight
This is West Country / Posted 2 hours ago
THE Environment Agency have issued a flood warning to low-lying properties along the coastline near Porlock Weir for this evening caused by a rare lunar event (Tuesday, September 1). The Environment Agency's website states that the warning applies... Read more
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This is West Country
Leap in number of young salmon in River Tone tributariesAN encouraging increase in the number of young salmon has been noticed in tribu
Leap in number of young salmon in River Tone tributaries
This is West Country / Posted 3 hours ago
AN encouraging increase in the number of young salmon has been noticed in tributaries of the River Tone, according to surveys by the Environment Agency. It is believed to be largely due to increased flows during the salmon migration period, allowing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Supertides triggered by Moon alignment threaten coastal floodingHe added: “Localised disruption to travel and some flooding of low-lying land a
Supertides triggered by Moon alignment threaten coastal flooding
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
He added: “Localised disruption to travel and some flooding of low-lying land and individual properties is possible. “We urge people to take care near coastal paths and promenades and not to drive through flood water." “We urge people to take care... Read more
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Evening Standard
Environment Agency issues flood alerts for River ThamesFlood alerts have been issued for stretches of the Thames after high tides caus
Environment Agency issues flood alerts for River Thames
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
Flood alerts have been issued for stretches of the Thames after high tides caused the river to swell. The alerts, which are less immediate than flood warnings, were first issued on Sunday, and remain in place today. Saturday's 'supermoon', so... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Slight haze expected on Wednesday: NEASINGAPORE: Slight haze may be expected on Wednesday (Sep 2), with the air quali
Slight haze expected on Wednesday: NEA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Slight haze may be expected on Wednesday (Sep 2), with the air quality forecast to be in the Moderate range, said the National Environment Agency (NEA). In an advisory, NEA said the number of hotspots in Sumatra increased to 380 on... Read more
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This is West Country
Marked increase in number of young salmon in River Tone tributariesAN encouraging increase in the number of young salmon has been noticed in tribu
Marked increase in number of young salmon in River Tone tributaries
This is West Country / Posted 7 hours ago
AN encouraging increase in the number of young salmon has been noticed in tributaries of the River Tone, according to surveys by the Environment Agency. It is believed to be largely due to increased flows during the salmon migration period, allowing... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£46m canal plan barges ahead Disused Belfast to Lisburn waterway moves step closer to being reopened Brid
£46m canal plan barges ahead
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
Disused Belfast to Lisburn waterway moves step closer to being reopened Bridges and locks along the length of the Lagan Canal, which is not currently navigable by boat but could be reopened to Lisburn at a cost of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Drones flight instructor finds his new business is taking offBUSINESS is on the rise for a former helicopter pilot instructor whose company
Drones flight instructor finds his new business is taking off
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
BUSINESS is on the rise for a former helicopter pilot instructor whose company teaches people how to fly drones safely. As Thames Valley Police revealed that 31 incidents involving drones had been reported to the force in the past two years, former... Read more
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express
Arctic winds will follow bank holiday weekend washoutRain spoiled the bank holiday for most of the country Heavy rain lashed swathe
Arctic winds will follow bank holiday weekend washout
express / Posted 20 hours ago
Rain spoiled the bank holiday for most of the country Heavy rain lashed swathes of southern Britain yesterday, drowning any hopes of a final barbecue blowout. Although the North escaped the worst of the deluge, its miserable summer drew to a close... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Soggy summer was impossible to predict, says Met Office“Looking back over past El Ninos, you could have expected that a more unsettled
Soggy summer was impossible to predict, says Met Office
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
“Looking back over past El Ninos, you could have expected that a more unsettled summer might be on the cards for the UK. “Seasonal forecasts for this summer suggested that temperatures and rainfall would be near normal. However, as the season... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: How fresh air helps mental health patients in recoveryFresh air can sometimes be undervalued – but at a centre for patients with ment
Nottingham Post Environmental Awards: How fresh air helps mental health patients in recovery
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Fresh air can sometimes be undervalued – but at a centre for patients with mental illnesses, it is regarded as crucial to aiding their recovery. Staff at Wells Road Centre, in Mapperley, transformed disused land with overgrown plants into a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Flood alerts issued for stretches of Suffolk and Essex coastHeavy winds and rain hit Felixstowes seafront. The Environment Agency has issu
Flood alerts issued for stretches of Suffolk and Essex coast
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
Heavy winds and rain hit Felixstowes seafront. The Environment Agency has issued a series of flood alerts for the Suffolk and Essex coastline ahead of tonight’s high tide. To send a link... Read more
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BeverageOnline
Application Effluent Control in Food Processing“The BioTector Analyzer has been a key piece of investment towards meeting the
Application Effluent Control in Food Processing
BeverageOnline / Posted yesterday
“The BioTector Analyzer has been a key piece of investment towards meeting the new consent limit imposed on us by the Environment Agency. It has allowed us to divert the higher strength effluent stream to our buffer tank, allowing a smoother load to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Some deterioration' in haze situation in Sumatra: NEASINGAPORE: A total of 222 hotspots were discovered in Sumatra on Monday (Aug 31
'Some deterioration' in haze situation in Sumatra: NEA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: A total of 222 hotspots were discovered in Sumatra on Monday (Aug 31), marking a "deterioration" in the haze situation there, the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in an advisory. This is a sharp increase from 29 hotspots found on... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Drivers urged to take care on the wet roads after police called to a number of crashes Drivers are being urged to take extra care in the wet roads as Norfolk Police
Drivers urged to take care on the wet roads after police called to a number of crashes
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Drivers are being urged to take extra care in the wet roads as Norfolk Police report they have been called to a number crashes. The ‏@NorfolkPolice Twitter... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Drivers urged to take care on the wet roads after police called to a number of crashes Drivers are being urged to take extra care in the wet roads as Norfolk Police
Drivers urged to take care on the wet roads after police called to a number of crashes
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
Drivers are being urged to take extra care in the wet roads as Norfolk Police report they have been called to a number crashes. To send a link to this page to a... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Flood warnings issued for stretches of Norfolk coast A series of flood alerts has been issued for parts of the Norfolk coast. The
Flood warnings issued for stretches of Norfolk coast
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
A series of flood alerts has been issued for parts of the Norfolk coast. The Environment Agency has issued the warnings - its lowest severity - to warn that flooding is possible in north Norfolk... Read more
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This is West Country
Both Burnham-on-Sea RNLI Lifeboats launched to assist disorientated beach walkerBoth Burnham-on-Sea RNLI Lifeboats were launched on Sunday after a call to help
Both Burnham-on-Sea RNLI Lifeboats launched to assist disorientated beach walker
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Both Burnham-on-Sea RNLI Lifeboats were launched on Sunday after a call to help a disorientated beach walker. Milford Haven Coastguard control paged Burnham-on-Sea RNLI volunteers at 8.35 pm after a beach walker had lost her way on Berrow... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Fly-tipper jailed after dumping rubbish SIX times on one roadSix times he dumped rubbish in Woodstock Lane South, Claygate, a notorious hots
Fly-tipper jailed after dumping rubbish SIX times on one road
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Six times he dumped rubbish in Woodstock Lane South, Claygate, a notorious hotspot for fly-tipping. During the first incident, on July 12, 2012, garden waste and builder's rubbish was discovered dumped on the road and a subsequent investigation... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Got plans for the Bank Holiday weekend? You might want to read this...Up to a month’s rain in just 20 hours threatens the Bank Holiday weekend - and
Got plans for the Bank Holiday weekend? You might want to read this...
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Up to a month’s rain in just 20 hours threatens the Bank Holiday weekend - and could spark floods, travel disruption and festival misery - with French thunderstorms blamed. The Met Office forecast “grey, miserable conditions” from later this... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Heavy rain may have caused death of 750 fish Fish were seen coming out of the River Yare into the Wensum, from Trowse and
Heavy rain may have caused death of 750 fish
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Fish were seen coming out of the River Yare into the Wensum, from Trowse and towards Whitlingham Country Park. The fish found in the River Yare probably died as a result of heavy rain, the Environment... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Heavy rain may have caused death of 750 fish Fish were seen coming out of the River Yare into the Wensum, from Trowse and
Heavy rain may have caused death of 750 fish
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 days ago
Fish were seen coming out of the River Yare into the Wensum, from Trowse and towards Whitlingham Country Park. The fish found in the River Yare probably died as a result of heavy rain, the Environment... Read more
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Daily Mirror
It turns out David Cameron has been surfing in raw sewageDavid and Samantha Cameron have unwittingly been swimming at a beauty spot tain
It turns out David Cameron has been surfing in raw sewage
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
David and Samantha Cameron have unwittingly been swimming at a beauty spot tainted by raw sewage. The chillaxing PM and his wife have enjoyed a daily swim off Polzeath in Cornwall on one of their three summer family holidays - unaware that untreated... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Probe is launched into acid leak in Great Yarmouth after video put online A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos app
Probe is launched into acid leak in Great Yarmouth after video put online
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos appearing to show hydrochloric acid leaking from a tanker into the river at Great Yarmouth have... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Probe is launched into acid leak in Great Yarmouth after video put online A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos app
Probe is launched into acid leak in Great Yarmouth after video put online
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos appearing to show hydrochloric acid leaking from a tanker into the river at Great Yarmouth have... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
River campaigners launch High Court challenge over missed pollution targets A fisherman watches the wherry Hathor sailing on the River Thurne. Picture: J
River campaigners launch High Court challenge over missed pollution targets
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
A fisherman watches the wherry Hathor sailing on the River Thurne. Picture: James Bass WWF-UK, the Angling Trust and Fish Legal have joined forces to launch a legal... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
River campaigners launch High Court challenge over missed pollution targets A fisherman watches the wherry Hathor sailing on the River Thurne. Picture: J
River campaigners launch High Court challenge over missed pollution targets
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
A fisherman watches the wherry Hathor sailing on the River Thurne. Picture: James Bass WWF-UK, the Angling Trust and Fish Legal have joined forces to launch a legal... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Firm reassures after chemical leak video put online A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos app
Firm reassures after chemical leak video put online
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos appearing to show hydrochloric acid leaking from a tanker into the river at Great Yarmouth have circulated on social media,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Firm reassures after chemical leak video put online A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos app
Firm reassures after chemical leak video put online
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
A screenshot from the video taken by Emil Gray at South Denes Two videos appearing to show hydrochloric acid leaking from a tanker into the river at Great Yarmouth have circulated on social media,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Tree blocking River Wensum for last six weeks will finally be removed Trevor Milton at the bottom of his garden at Low Road, Hellesdon, where a wil
Tree blocking River Wensum for last six weeks will finally be removed
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
Trevor Milton at the bottom of his garden at Low Road, Hellesdon, where a willow tree has blocked the River Wensum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY A tree which has been blocking the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Tree blocking River Wensum for last six weeks will finally be removed Trevor Milton at the bottom of his garden at Low Road, Hellesdon, where a wil
Tree blocking River Wensum for last six weeks will finally be removed
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Trevor Milton at the bottom of his garden at Low Road, Hellesdon, where a willow tree has blocked the River Wensum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY A tree which has blocked the River... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Slight haze expected on Friday despite rain forecast: NEASINGAPORE: “Occasional slightly hazy conditions” may be expected on Friday (Aug
Slight haze expected on Friday despite rain forecast: NEA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: “Occasional slightly hazy conditions” may be expected on Friday (Aug 28) afternoon, with air quality forecast to be in the Moderate range, said the National Environment Agency (NEA). In an advisory, NEA added that showers are forecast in... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Great British Bake Off: wobbly custard, glossy meringue and a generous serving of heartbreakI’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream
The Great British Bake Off: wobbly custard, glossy meringue and a generous serving of heartbreak
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Trapped in a Nordic noir flatpack hell, you’ll find it hard not to sympathise with the region’s famously gloomy inhabitants. It turns... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at Whitlingham Picture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page In
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at Whitlingham
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
Picture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page Investigations are being carried out into the cause of why 750 fish were found dead in the River Yare. To send... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at WhitlinghamPicture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page Inve
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at Whitlingham
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 5 days ago
Picture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page Investigations are being carried out into the cause of why 750 fish were found dead in the River Yare. To send a... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at Whitlingham Picture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page In
Inquiry after 750 fish found dead in River Yare at Whitlingham
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Picture shows: Aerial views of Whitlingham Country Park. Photo: Mike Page Investigations are being carried out into the cause of why 750 fish were found dead in the River Yare. Fish... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
WWF to launch legal action against government over pollution in Britain's natural 'national treasures'“We are calling on the government to use the tools at its disposal to tackle th
WWF to launch legal action against government over pollution in Britain's natural 'national treasures'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
“We are calling on the government to use the tools at its disposal to tackle the issue. We hope this legal action will lead to a rethink of the approach of the government and Environment Agency so that we can see real improvements in these precious... Read more
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The New Statesman
Writing on the rude boys: returning to punk’s heydayI’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream
Writing on the rude boys: returning to punk’s heyday
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Trapped in a Nordic noir flatpack hell, you’ll find it hard not to sympathise with the region’s famously gloomy inhabitants. It turns... Read more
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The New Statesman
Grab your paper hat and party with a crustaceanI’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream
Grab your paper hat and party with a crustacean
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Trapped in a Nordic noir flatpack hell, you’ll find it hard not to sympathise with the region’s famously gloomy inhabitants. It turns... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jonathan Franzen suffers from the weight of expectationI’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream
Jonathan Franzen suffers from the weight of expectation
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve spent enough time in Ikea to know that the much-vaunted Scandinavian dream isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Trapped in a Nordic noir flatpack hell, you’ll find it hard not to sympathise with the region’s famously gloomy inhabitants. It turns... Read more
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express
Anglers and conservationists pursuing legal action against Government MINISTERS are facing court action over the way some of the country's most pre
Anglers and conservationists pursuing legal action against Government
express / Posted 5 days ago
MINISTERS are facing court action over the way some of the country's most precious rivers, lakes and coastal wetlands are at risk from farming pollution. Poole Harbour is an area... Read more
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Gazette
Concerns raised after Sharpness area is ear-marked as potential fracking siteCONCERNS have been raised that a controversial method of extracting shale gas c
Concerns raised after Sharpness area is ear-marked as potential fracking site
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
CONCERNS have been raised that a controversial method of extracting shale gas could be introduced in the Sharpness area after land was ear-marked as a potential site. The ‘block’ which is mostly comprised of land on the opposite side of the River... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Undercliff asbestos linked to residents' road — Isle of Wight CouncilTHE discovery of asbestos at Undercliff Drive has been linked to the rubble cor
Undercliff asbestos linked to residents' road — Isle of Wight Council
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 6 days ago
THE discovery of asbestos at Undercliff Drive has been linked to the rubble core of a road built by residents, the Isle of Wight Council has said today (Wednesday). As reported on Friday, work to restore access at the landslip hit road had to be... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Crying' stranded driver helped out of car on flooded roadNeighbours pulled together to prevent water entering their homes as it rose to
'Crying' stranded driver helped out of car on flooded road
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Neighbours pulled together to prevent water entering their homes as it rose to knee-height. William Doolan, 43, who lives off Gresham Way in Frimley Green, was the hero for the distressed driver. He said: “The water is really bad and the road is... Read more
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Evening Standard
Gatwick oil find: Report boosts UK Oil & Gas' prospects at Horse HillHopes for millions of barrels of oil gushing from the South Downs around Gatwic
Gatwick oil find: Report boosts UK Oil & Gas' prospects at Horse Hill
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Hopes for millions of barrels of oil gushing from the South Downs around Gatwick airport came a very small step closer to reality today. A report from independent consultants Schlumberger, commissioned by the explorer UK Oil & Gas, said there are 11... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Diesel spills down drain after car blaze in AkenhamA fire crew was sent to the scene in Akenham Fire crews were called to a car b
Diesel spills down drain after car blaze in Akenham
Ipswich Star / Posted 7 days ago
A fire crew was sent to the scene in Akenham Fire crews were called to a car blaze near Great Blakenham which caused a diesel spill. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Drier weather forecast for bank holiday as downpours continue this weekA yellow weather warning - the third this week - has been issued for the south
Drier weather forecast for bank holiday as downpours continue this week
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
A yellow weather warning - the third this week - has been issued for the south of England. Between 20mm and 30mm of rain are expected to fall from 9pm tonight to 6pm on Wednesday, with while isolated areas may see as much as 50mm or 60mm. Summer... Read more
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Independent
UK weather: Flood warning as parts of country see month's worth of rain in just 48 hoursThorney Island in West Sussex was temporarily the country's wettest place, with
UK weather: Flood warning as parts of country see month's worth of rain in just 48 hours
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Thorney Island in West Sussex was temporarily the country's wettest place, with 50.2mm of rain falling on the tiny peninsula near Chicester on Sunday and Monday. The August average is 49.4mm. Large swathes of England and Wales continue to suffer... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
River is full of life for new nature makeover Martin Moore is pictured with one of the roach that was caught during the safe
River is full of life for new nature makeover
Banbury Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Martin Moore is pictured with one of the roach that was caught during the safe-electro fishing in the River Cherwell today (Tuesday). NNL-150825-120701001 Roach, dace, perch, bream and even pike were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Occasional hazy conditions' expected at least till WednesdaySINGAPORE: Hazy conditions are expected on Tuesday (Aug 25) and Wednesday, with
'Occasional hazy conditions' expected at least till Wednesday
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: Hazy conditions are expected on Tuesday (Aug 25) and Wednesday, with prevailing winds forecasted to blow from the south or southeast, said the National Environment Agency (NEA) Tuesday evening. "For the rest of today and tomorrow,... Read more
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