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The Globe and Mail
Small businesses are changing their tune on bike lanescatering to them.” In Vancouver, some businesses decided not to renew their le
Small businesses are changing their tune on bike lanes
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
catering to them.” In Vancouver, some businesses decided not to renew their leases since downtown bike lanes arrived on Hornby Street and Dunsmuir Street in 2010, but Mr. Gauthier says most have adapted to the bike lanes and accepted them.... Read more
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BC Local News
Are you Rio Ready? Check out Fanzone during the OlympicsCanada." Former Olympic athlete Silken Laumann, on hand for the announcement,
Are you Rio Ready? Check out Fanzone during the Olympics
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Canada." Former Olympic athlete Silken Laumann, on hand for the announcement, said while she will be spending time on Hornby Island on vacation during the Olympics, she plans to tune in as much as possible and hopes to get to the Fanzone... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Are you Rio Ready? Check out Fanzone during the OlympicsCanada." Former Olympic athlete Silken Laumann, on hand for the announcement,
Are you Rio Ready? Check out Fanzone during the Olympics
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
Canada." Former Olympic athlete Silken Laumann, on hand for the announcement, said while she will be spending time on Hornby Island on vacation during the Olympics, she plans to tune in as much as possible and hopes to get to the Fanzone... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
National club rugby results26 (North Canterbury) Hurunui 24 Oxford 5 Glenmark 30 Ohoka 25 (Ellesmere)
National club rugby results
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
26 (North Canterbury) Hurunui 24 Oxford 5 Glenmark 30 Ohoka 25 (Ellesmere) Waihora 50 Rolleston 7 Southbridge 47 Hornby 10 Darfield 29 Lincoln 17 Prebbleton 33 West Melton 5 Mid Canterbury(Watters Cup) Celtic 78 Methven 14 Rakaia 50... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
The disabled receive love at daycare centreDispatchLIVEthe school had both learned valuable life skills from the experience. Rhodes U
The disabled receive love at daycare centreDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
the school had both learned valuable life skills from the experience. Rhodes University Community Engagement director Di Hornby said the daycare centre was doing good work to empower special needs children. “Lungi and Veliswa are community... Read more
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Market Watch
Ad industry braces for uncertainty after Brexitmight have on their marketing activity there, if any. "This is completely unch
Ad industry braces for uncertainty after Brexit
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
might have on their marketing activity there, if any. "This is completely uncharted territory we're in," said Johnny Hornby, founder of agency group The & Partnership, speaking Friday morning at a panel in Cannes hosted by The Wall Street... Read more
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Bolton News
Borough politicians overjoyed at Bolton and Britain's Brexit voteto the world and that is where our values lie.” He was joined in celebration b
Borough politicians overjoyed at Bolton and Britain's Brexit vote
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
to the world and that is where our values lie.” He was joined in celebration by the leader of UKIP in Bolton, Cllr Sean Hornby who said he felt Bolton’s choice was “never in doubt”. He said: “We have been doing table days, surgeries, social... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
The province of Vancouver Island?Victoria would have too much of that lingering old province on its clothes. Our
The province of Vancouver Island?
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Victoria would have too much of that lingering old province on its clothes. Our vote would be Errington. We get Lasqueti, right? And Gabriola and Denman and Hornby and Quadra? Certainly Salt Spring. The implications make the head spin. -Black P... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
The province of Vancouver Island?have too much of that lingering old province on its clothes. Our vote would be
The province of Vancouver Island?
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
have too much of that lingering old province on its clothes. Our vote would be Errington. We get Lasqueti, right? And Gabriola and Denman and Hornby and Quadra? Certainly Salt Spring. The implications make the head spin. — Editorial by John Har... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
BC Hydro substation completed in Fanny Baypower reliability and this new substation, located much closer to the southern
BC Hydro substation completed in Fanny Bay
Comox Valley Record / Posted 4 days ago
power reliability and this new substation, located much closer to the southern Comox Valley community, and near Denman and Hornby Islands, will provide a more robust electrical system. A third substation in our Valley gives us more flexibility,”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
June 23The Bank of England is on high alert to intervene if markets freeze. (http://bi
June 23
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
The Bank of England is on high alert to intervene if markets freeze. (http://bit.ly/28YEMxX) The Guardian Toymaker Hornby Plc has warned its future is in doubt unless shareholders back an 8 million pounds emergency fundraising plan.... Read more
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Scotsman
Martin Flanagan: Debenhams is still a work in progressthe finished article. There is a core resilience, but little to suggest anythin
Martin Flanagan: Debenhams is still a work in progress
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
the finished article. There is a core resilience, but little to suggest anything immensely innovative or game-changing. Hornby has hit the buffers again. Losses at the troubled model railway firm have leapt to £13.5 million from about £200,000... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Christchurch's Hornby High School tells girls short skirts 'distracting' for male staff, studentswear longer skirts because they are distracting for male teachers and students.
Christchurch's Hornby High School tells girls short skirts 'distracting' for male staff, students
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
wear longer skirts because they are distracting for male teachers and students. The advice from a senior staff member at Hornby High School came after a school assembly last week. The Star has learned the female students who were told about... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
School girls advised by staff to wear longer skirtsHornby High principal Robin Sutton said the incident was "regrettable". Photo /
School girls advised by staff to wear longer skirts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Hornby High principal Robin Sutton said the incident was "regrettable". Photo / File Girls at a Christchurch high school have been told to wear longer skirts because they are distracting for male teachers and students. The advice from a senior... Read more
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heraldscotland
FINANCIAL STOCKS MAKE LATE CHARGE AS INVESTORS 'UPBEAT' BEFORE EU VOTEwith an overall move to cut down on promotions and special offers. Shares were
FINANCIAL STOCKS MAKE LATE CHARGE AS INVESTORS 'UPBEAT' BEFORE EU VOTE
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
with an overall move to cut down on promotions and special offers. Shares were down 4.6p to 69.7p. Model railway maker Hornby slipped 2p to 30p after its boss promised "fundamental change" as annual losses ballooned to £13.5 million from £0.2... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hornby in £8m cash call after losses mountModel train and car maker Hornby today called on shareholders for an £8 million
Hornby in £8m cash call after losses mount
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Model train and car maker Hornby today called on shareholders for an £8 million cash injection to create a smaller, leaner business after it reported a loss of £13.5 million for last year. New chief executive Steve Cooke said Hornby would... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Hornby tries to get itself back on track The group, which makes model trains and also owns brands including Scalextric
Hornby tries to get itself back on track
Investors Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The group, which makes model trains and also owns brands including Scalextric and Corgi, said it had approached investors to raise additional equity and, if this is completed, it will have access to an agreed... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
FTSE flat as investors wait to see result of EU votewith an overall move to cut down on promotions and special offers. Shares were
FTSE flat as investors wait to see result of EU vote
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
with an overall move to cut down on promotions and special offers. Shares were down 3.95p to 70.3p. Model railway maker Hornby slipped 0.3p to 31.8p after its boss promised "fundamental change" as annual losses ballooned to £13.5 million from... Read more
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Market Watch
Hornby FY loss widens; reveals restructuring planLONDON--Hornby PLC (HRN.LN) Wednesday announced a business restructuring plan a
Hornby FY loss widens; reveals restructuring plan
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
LONDON--Hornby PLC (HRN.LN) Wednesday announced a business restructuring plan and refinancing agreement after posting a sharply widened pretax loss for fiscal 2016. The maker of model railway sets and slot car brands including Scalextric, Airfix... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Tributes to much-loved Litherland boxing coach Bryan Waltoncoach who has been described as a ‘father figure’ to a generation of young men.
Tributes to much-loved Litherland boxing coach Bryan Walton
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
coach who has been described as a ‘father figure’ to a generation of young men. Bryan , who ran the amateur boxing club on Hornby Boulevard during the 1970s and early 1980s, is widely credited with keeping a generation of young men on the right... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Community Foundation awards development grantsGround Search and Rescue Society, CV Hospice Society, CV Adult Literacy and Lea
Community Foundation awards development grants
Comox Valley Record / Posted 7 days ago
Ground Search and Rescue Society, CV Hospice Society, CV Adult Literacy and Learning Society, Glacier View Lodge Society, Hornby Island Educational Society and Hornby Island Elder House Society. The Comox Valley Community Foundation Professional... Read more
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TSN
As long as the Jays are contending the course is set Ferguson: Injuries had a huge role in Ticats cuts Scianitti: Argos-Ticats op
As long as the Jays are contending the course is set
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
Ferguson: Injuries had a huge role in Ticats cuts Scianitti: Argos-Ticats opener will rival Labour Day Classic atmosphere Hornby: A lot can happen o... Read more
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USA Today
Britain's EU vote: #Brexit view from Durhamto get an improvement you do it at the table. These days you are much better of
Britain's EU vote: #Brexit view from Durham
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
to get an improvement you do it at the table. These days you are much better off being a team player.” However, Duncan Hornby, 58, of the Charlies Country Kitchen, said: “I am going to vote Brexit because of immigration and the cost of the... Read more
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DW
Bridging Europe and Hollywood: Stephen Frears turns 75 | NRS-Import |the start of the new century, things took an upswing as Frears released "High F
Bridging Europe and Hollywood: Stephen Frears turns 75 | NRS-Import |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
the start of the new century, things took an upswing as Frears released "High Fidelity," based on a popular novel by Nick Hornby, in 2000. The romantic comedy about a record store owner (played by John Cusack) dealing with heartbreak; the flick... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
National club rugby results8 Kaiapoi 29 Oxford 29 Saracens 23 Ohoka 3 (Ellesmere) Lincoln 22 Waihora 1
National club rugby results
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
8 Kaiapoi 29 Oxford 29 Saracens 23 Ohoka 3 (Ellesmere) Lincoln 22 Waihora 17 Southbridge 19 Darfield 6 West Melton 25 Hornby 23 Burnham/Dunsandel/Irwell 24 Prebbleton 20 Mid Canterbury(Watters Cup) Celtic 40 Hampstead 18 Southern 70... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Morgan Stanley Expects Unprecedented Market Moves No Matter How Brexit Vote Goes(Was METAL BOX), gone to Poland with EU grant, once employed 1,200. M&S manufa
Morgan Stanley Expects Unprecedented Market Moves No Matter How Brexit Vote Goes
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
(Was METAL BOX), gone to Poland with EU grant, once employed 1,200. M&S manufacturing gone to far east with EU loan. Hornby models gone. In fact all toys and models now gone from UK along with the patents all with with EU grants. Gillette... Read more
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Ipswich Star
New partnership shares work of protecting Suffolk’s coastscheme of flood defences has been proposed and consultation is currently taking
New partnership shares work of protecting Suffolk’s coast
Ipswich Star / Posted 11 days ago
scheme of flood defences has been proposed and consultation is currently taking place on the ideas put forward, but Neil Hornby – deputy director, head of flood risk and coastal erosion at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Incident at Ravensdown Hornby plantThursday, 16 June 2016, 4:08 pmPress Release: Ravensdown An incident involving
Incident at Ravensdown Hornby plant
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday, 16 June 2016, 4:08 pmPress Release: Ravensdown An incident involving an independent contractor happened on site at Ravensdown’s Hornby manufacturing plant in Christchurch... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Worker injured in Christchurch after electrical incident, five others taken to hospitalfertiliser facility suffered an electric shock this morning. St John Ambulance
Worker injured in Christchurch after electrical incident, five others taken to hospital
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
fertiliser facility suffered an electric shock this morning. St John Ambulance was called to the scene on Main South Rd, Hornby just after 9am. Five other people were treated for injuries at the scene. Ravensdown, a farmer owned fertiliser and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Six injured in Christchurch electrical incidentfertiliser facility suffered an electric shock this morning. St John Ambulance
Six injured in Christchurch electrical incident
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
fertiliser facility suffered an electric shock this morning. St John Ambulance was called to the scene on Main South Rd, Hornby just after 9am. Five other people were treated for injuries at the scene. Do you know more? Email the Herald.The... Read more
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Bolton News
Children not banned from local supermarket says schoolof Little Lever School entering the store. Cllr Rees Gibbon, a director at the
Children not banned from local supermarket says school
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
of Little Lever School entering the store. Cllr Rees Gibbon, a director at the school, said he and fellow councillor Sean Hornby met with the head teachers after hearing of concerns. He said: "The head teacher was working with Tesco and the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The anti-surpassing record, and the Cookie Monstersome unsatisfying numbers were achieved. At least England's captain got to go b
The anti-surpassing record, and the Cookie Monster
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 13 days ago
some unsatisfying numbers were achieved. At least England's captain got to go berserk at the end "I'm telling you, Monkey Hornby was a real cricketer and it's his stupid record that we broke" In January 1879, as England's cricketers mulled over a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Christchurch Police looking for information from publiclooking for information from public"Christchurch Police are calling for informa
Christchurch Police looking for information from public
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
looking for information from public"Christchurch Police are calling for information following an assault in the Wigram/Hornby area earlier this week.A woman and her daughter were approached by a man on the morning of Monday 13 June just before... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Court hears of 'significant blind spots' in road deathunit being driven by David Peter Connell at the intersection of Carmen and Wate
Court hears of 'significant blind spots' in road death
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
unit being driven by David Peter Connell at the intersection of Carmen and Waterloo roads in the Christchurch suburb of Hornby on September 29, 2014. Connell, 51, is standing trial at Christchurch District Court before Judge Gary MacAskill on a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Court hears of 'significant blind spots' in road deathunit being driven by David Peter Connell at the intersection of Carmen and Wate
Court hears of 'significant blind spots' in road death
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
unit being driven by David Peter Connell at the intersection of Carmen and Waterloo roads in the Christchurch suburb of Hornby on September 29, 2014. Connell, 51, is standing trial at Christchurch District Court before Judge Gary MacAskill on a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
South Portland man sentenced for visa, bank fraudhad never been to Canada when in fact he previously lived in Canada for many ye
South Portland man sentenced for visa, bank fraud
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
had never been to Canada when in fact he previously lived in Canada for many years. In imposing the sentence, Judge Brock Hornby said: “You’re a con man. You’re a fraudster. … One of the primary factors here is my obligation as a federal judge to... Read more
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Bolton News
'It feels like it didn't really happen' - Mum recalls dramatic Benidorm birth one-on as baby Freddie prepares for family holidaygo back to Spain in much different circumstances — on his first family holiday.
'It feels like it didn't really happen' - Mum recalls dramatic Benidorm birth one-on as baby Freddie prepares for family holiday
Bolton News / Posted 15 days ago
go back to Spain in much different circumstances — on his first family holiday. His dramatic birth came about as mum Karla Hornby and dad Jordan Jackson, from Breightmet, had been relaxing by the pool on April 18 last year, enjoying their last... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sam Leith: It’s time we blew the whistle on the football thugssay. It’s just a few bad apples: they don’t represent true fandom. Look at all
Sam Leith: It’s time we blew the whistle on the football thugs
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
say. It’s just a few bad apples: they don’t represent true fandom. Look at all the “moderate fans”, they say, such as Nick Hornby and Rod Liddle and that nice Bill Buford. The violent hooligans are peddling a twisted distortion of the one true... Read more
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Bolton News
"It feels like it didn't really happen," Mum recalls dramatic Benidorm birth one-on as baby Freddie prepares for family holidaygo back to Spain in much different circumstances — on his first family holiday.
"It feels like it didn't really happen," Mum recalls dramatic Benidorm birth one-on as baby Freddie prepares for family holiday
Bolton News / Posted 15 days ago
go back to Spain in much different circumstances — on his first family holiday. His dramatic birth came about as mum Karla Hornby and dad Jordan Jackson, from Breightmet, had been relaxing by the pool on April 18 last year, enjoying their last... Read more
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examiner.com
Exploring the best Sydney Australia sites for the whole familyto enjoy. Enjoy beautiful vistas and cliffs and search for dolphins swimming in
Exploring the best Sydney Australia sites for the whole family
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
to enjoy. Enjoy beautiful vistas and cliffs and search for dolphins swimming in the harbor. Spend some time exploring the Hornby Lighthouse. This is a great picnic stop as there is a picnic area, as well as outdoor toilets and a small cafe. For a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
How the Illawarra partied in the noughtiesTasman Room, Shellharbour Workers Club. 2003: Bruce McCluskey with his daughte
How the Illawarra partied in the noughties
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
Tasman Room, Shellharbour Workers Club. 2003: Bruce McCluskey with his daughters, Lisa and Kim, at Antics. 2003: Shane Hornby, Rebecca Smith, Alex Shaw and Stuart Young at Theatre South for the WIN TV State of Origin party. 2003: Kerry and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
National club rugby resultsClub Plaque) Hampstead 25 West Melton 23 Southern 47 Ohoka 10 Playoffs (Cant
National club rugby results
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Club Plaque) Hampstead 25 West Melton 23 Southern 47 Ohoka 10 Playoffs (Canterbury Rugby Supporters Club Plate) Hornby 24 Prebbleton 20 South CanterburyHarlequins 29 Pleasant Point 27 Celtic 40 Old Boys 3 Temuka 25 Mackenzie... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Howe was a true iconin NHL history in my books, as straight a shooter as any man,” former Maples Le
Howe was a true icon
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
in NHL history in my books, as straight a shooter as any man,” former Maples Leafs goalie Johnny Bower told the Sun’s Lance Hornby on Friday, not too long after the news broke that Howe had died at the age of 88. There’s a lot to admire about Howe,... Read more
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BC Local News
Fairfield author releases guide to Island-hopping on a bikemore than 30 adventures on 12 different islands that include Salt Spring, Pende
Fairfield author releases guide to Island-hopping on a bike
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
more than 30 adventures on 12 different islands that include Salt Spring, Pender, Mayne, Galiano, Gabriola, Denman and Hornby in Canada, and San Juan, Lopez, Orcas and Shaw in the United States. Each route includes a map and detailed... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria police's latest recruits aiming to sniff out criminalsof Barrow Councillor Anita Husband wishes staff at Barrow Borough Council's hou
Cumbria police's latest recruits aiming to sniff out criminals
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
of Barrow Councillor Anita Husband wishes staff at Barrow Borough Council's housing service staff good luck as they prepare to take part in tonight's Walk to Remember for St Mary’s Hospice. L-R: Rachael Hornby, Jo Hughes, The Mayor and Gina Duffi... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Hundreds to walk from Ulverston to Barrow for hospiceof Barrow Councillor Anita Husband wishes staff at Barrow Borough Council's hou
Hundreds to walk from Ulverston to Barrow for hospice
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
of Barrow Councillor Anita Husband wishes staff at Barrow Borough Council's housing service staff good luck as they prepare to take part in tonight's Walk to Remember for St Mary’s Hospice. L-R: Rachael Hornby, Jo Hughes, The Mayor and Gina Duffi... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
CCTV image of white van believed to be at centre of firearms dischargegushot led to a heavy police presence at the scene, with a section of Rice Lane
CCTV image of white van believed to be at centre of firearms discharge
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
gushot led to a heavy police presence at the scene, with a section of Rice Lane closed to traffic at its junction with Hornby Road while forensics officers examined evidence. Steve Rotheram on the incident: Video loading The Live Event you... Read more
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PhysOrg
Going digital—the quiet revolution in the classroomfive more groups of low decile schools in New Zealand including Kaikohe in Nort
Going digital—the quiet revolution in the classroom
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
five more groups of low decile schools in New Zealand including Kaikohe in Northland, Papakura and Mt Roskill in Auckland, Hornby in Christchurch and the West Coast of the South Island. It will involve nearly 11,000 students.Manaiakalani schools... Read more
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Canberra Times
Collecting Dinky die-cast toys is global phenomenonTrading in Dinky die-cast toys (made from 1935 to 1979 by the same company that
Collecting Dinky die-cast toys is global phenomenon
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Trading in Dinky die-cast toys (made from 1935 to 1979 by the same company that gave us Meccano and Hornby trains) operates pretty much like any other stockmarket, except on a smaller scale. 1:48 scale in most cases. Last month in the Blue Mountains... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Wymondham play area equipment to be removedto a spot behind the goal at King’s Head Meadow, father away from houses. But
Wymondham play area equipment to be removed
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
to a spot behind the goal at King’s Head Meadow, father away from houses. But this idea was opposed by councillor Lee Hornby, one of the play area’s most vocal opponents, and refused by Mr Mooney. The council voted in February to shift the... Read more
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