John Harrison

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Express and Star
Pervert caught in web trap is jailed after emailing indecent images of children to 'widow' « Express & StarJohn Harrison, aged 60, had been emailing a woman he believed to be Kim Roberts
Pervert caught in web trap is jailed after emailing indecent images of children to 'widow' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
John Harrison, aged 60, had been emailing a woman he believed to be Kim Roberts, apparently a widow from Kent, who made it known she had a son aged nine and a six-year-old daughter, Wolverhampton Crown Court heard. But the name was an alias used to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Disabled Wallsend mum and family among first to move into new £1m Battle Hill housing developmentA mum with mobility problems is able to live her life again after being handed
Disabled Wallsend mum and family among first to move into new £1m Battle Hill housing development
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
A mum with mobility problems is able to live her life again after being handed the keys to a new bungalow. Michelle Van Dam, who uses a wheelchair, was living with her husband Kevin and two-year-old daughter Chloe in a small two-bedroom terraced... Read more
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Evening Standard
Man killed in lorry hit-and-run in south LondonA man has been killed after he was hit by a lorry in Greenwich. Police and par
Man killed in lorry hit-and-run in south London
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
A man has been killed after he was hit by a lorry in Greenwich. Police and paramedics were called to reportes of a pedestrian being hit in Bugsby's Way just after 3pm on Tuesday. The man, who was in his early 50s, was pronounced dead shortly after... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tyne and Wear Metro passenger numbers top 40m for the first time in five yearsThe Metro has passed a multimillion milestone with the highest number of passen
Tyne and Wear Metro passenger numbers top 40m for the first time in five years
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
The Metro has passed a multimillion milestone with the highest number of passengers in five years. Passenger numbers have grown by 4.6m in the two years since major modernisation work was completed on the main route through Newcastle. But the past... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Iceman Kevin Satchell has eyes firmly on world prizeLiverpool’s Kevin Satchell can’t wait to get back in the ring after a difficult
Iceman Kevin Satchell has eyes firmly on world prize
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
Liverpool’s Kevin Satchell can’t wait to get back in the ring after a difficult 2015 . Flyweight ‘Satch’ returns to action when he fights over eight rounds on February 13 in an action-packed card at Liverpool’s Echo Arena. Liverpool is red-hot with... Read more
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chroniclelive
All you need to know about the North Tyneside mayoral referendumThe district has been run by a mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 2002. Now
All you need to know about the North Tyneside mayoral referendum
chroniclelive / Posted 20 days ago
The district has been run by a mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 2002. Now people will be asked if they want to continue with this model or bring in an alternative system of governance. So what’s it all about? Here, we answer your... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Tyneside to have referendum in May on whether to drop elected mayor systemThe district has been run by a mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 2002, with
North Tyneside to have referendum in May on whether to drop elected mayor system
chroniclelive / Posted 20 days ago
The district has been run by a mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 2002, with the role currently held by Norma Redfearn. Now residents will be asked if they would like to continue with this model or bring in an alternative system of governance. At... Read more
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chroniclelive
Thousands of North Tyneside Council tenants set to have homes improved under £25m programmeUnder the programme, almost 600 houses will have new kitchens and bathrooms fit
Thousands of North Tyneside Council tenants set to have homes improved under £25m programme
chroniclelive / Posted 21 days ago
Under the programme, almost 600 houses will have new kitchens and bathrooms fitted, nearly 2,000 properties will benefit from external decoration, 340 will have their roofs replaced and more than 1,300 will get new fences. And with 800 new energy... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Tyneside could have referendum on whether to drop elected mayor systemThe district has been run by an elected mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 20
North Tyneside could have referendum on whether to drop elected mayor system
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
The district has been run by an elected mayor, backed up by a cabinet, since 2002, with the role currently held by Norma Redfearn. However, on Thursday, the council will discuss whether this model should be ditched and if there should be a... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Demise of 'Jihadi John'As a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the
The Demise of 'Jihadi John'
The Atlantic / Posted 23 days ago
As a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the harmonic entanglement of gears—and the skill needed to craft them—that first lured him to horology, the study of measuring time. In 2004, browsing through a tiny shop in... Read more
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The Atlantic
China's Significant, Semi-Expected SlowdownAs a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the
China's Significant, Semi-Expected Slowdown
The Atlantic / Posted 23 days ago
As a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the harmonic entanglement of gears—and the skill needed to craft them—that first lured him to horology, the study of measuring time. In 2004, browsing through a tiny shop in... Read more
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The Atlantic
Building an Impossible ClockAs a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the
Building an Impossible Clock
The Atlantic / Posted 23 days ago
As a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the harmonic entanglement of gears—and the skill needed to craft them—that first lured him to horology, the study of measuring time. In 2004, browsing through a tiny shop in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
John Harrison: Velodrome idea another wasteful moveYet another fast-moving train wreck left the Napier City Council station last m
John Harrison: Velodrome idea another wasteful move
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Yet another fast-moving train wreck left the Napier City Council station last month when it roared ahead en-route to its third vanity project and commercial disaster in five years. Not content with wasting millions on the dud Deco buses and the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Jan. is School Board Appreciation MonthJanuary is School Board Appreciation Month and I would like to commend the 2015
Jan. is School Board Appreciation Month
The Times Leader / Posted 26 days ago
January is School Board Appreciation Month and I would like to commend the 2015-2016 members: Debbie Kenny, Melvin Allen, Phil Madzia, Tracy Mattern, Judy Crawshaw, and John Harrison for the excellent job they have done for Harrison Hills City School... Read more
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chroniclelive
Oscar nominated actor Eddie Redmayne is the pride of GatesheadActor Eddie Redmayne is enjoying being nominated for his second Oscar in just t
Oscar nominated actor Eddie Redmayne is the pride of Gateshead
chroniclelive / Posted 26 days ago
Actor Eddie Redmayne is enjoying being nominated for his second Oscar in just two years. But what few people realise is the Eton educated thespian - and star of new movie The Danish Girl - has his roots firmly in the North East. The 34-year-old... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
NOSTALGIA: The link between Troutbeck and Capability BrownAlan Wills, of Windermere, reveals a link between Troutbeck and Capability Brow
NOSTALGIA: The link between Troutbeck and Capability Brown
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Alan Wills, of Windermere, reveals a link between Troutbeck and Capability Brown The transportation of some Troutbeck slate to Worcestershire for one of Capability Brown’s architectural masterpieces was a routine struggle by 18th century standards,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Gillingham inquest: Helicopter crash ruled accidental The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Gillingham inquest: Helicopter crash ruled accidental
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass A coroner’s jury has ruled that a helicopter crash which killed Tory peer Lord... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Gillingham crash inquest: No mechanical faults on helicopter The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Gillingham crash inquest: No mechanical faults on helicopter
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass No mechanical defects were found on a helicopter which crashed in Gillingham... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Gillingham helicopter crash: Fog was too thick to land, RAF pilot tells inquest The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Gillingham helicopter crash: Fog was too thick to land, RAF pilot tells inquest
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass The fog on the night of the Gillingham helicopter crash... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Gillingham helicopter crash: Fog was too thick to land, RAF pilot tells inquest The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Gillingham helicopter crash: Fog was too thick to land, RAF pilot tells inquest
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 29 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass The fog on the night of the Gillingham helicopter crash... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Worker tells Gillingham helicopter crash inquest of bang ‘so loud it really shocked me’ The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Worker tells Gillingham helicopter crash inquest of bang ‘so loud it really shocked me’
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass Workers who saw Tory peer and multi-millionaire... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Worker tells Gillingham helicopter crash inquest of bang ‘so loud it really shocked me’ The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Worker tells Gillingham helicopter crash inquest of bang ‘so loud it really shocked me’
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 29 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass Workers who saw Tory peer and multi-millionaire... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Shields roadworks: work to start on Wallsend Road and next phase of Coast Road projectFrom Thursday, preparations will be made for repairs to the Wallsend Road Bridg
North Shields roadworks: work to start on Wallsend Road and next phase of Coast Road project
chroniclelive / Posted 29 days ago
From Thursday, preparations will be made for repairs to the Wallsend Road Bridge. The structure was built in 1966 and its concrete is suffering from fatigue. The improvement scheme involves blasting off the old concrete and replacing it with... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Pilot ‘warned Lord Ballyedmond of bad weather’ ahead of fatal helicopter crash near Beccles The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Pilot ‘warned Lord Ballyedmond of bad weather’ ahead of fatal helicopter crash near Beccles
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass Tory peer and self-made millionaire Lord... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Pilot ‘warned Lord Ballyedmond of bad weather’ ahead of fatal hellicopter crash near Beccles The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed
Pilot ‘warned Lord Ballyedmond of bad weather’ ahead of fatal hellicopter crash near Beccles
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
The helicopter crash scene on farmland at Gillingham in Norfolk which killed four people. Picture: James Bass Tory peer and self-made millionaire Lord... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
‘The accident shook my world’ - inquest opens into Gillingham helicopter crash deaths Forensic officers examining the wreckage of the helicopter after four people
‘The accident shook my world’ - inquest opens into Gillingham helicopter crash deaths
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
Forensic officers examining the wreckage of the helicopter after four people died in the crash in thick fog in a field in Gillingham, near Beccles, Norfolk. Photo:... Read more
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MumBRELLA
The AdNews numbers that mislead the market It’s always a tad tawdry when competitors attack each other, but I hope you’l
The AdNews numbers that mislead the market
MumBRELLA / Posted 1 months ago
It’s always a tad tawdry when competitors attack each other, but I hope you’ll bear with me… Whether cynically or through incompetence, AdNews has been misleading its advertisers by providing them with... Read more

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