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This is West Country
Latest results from Taunton Magistrates' Courtsdriving without due care and attention, driving without insurance, no separate
Latest results from Taunton Magistrates' Courts
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
driving without due care and attention, driving without insurance, no separate penalty. (G). Kerrie Anne Winter, 25, of Moorland Road, Taunton, assault by beating, breached a conditional discharge imposed for common assault, community order, £85... Read more
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express
Poldark ponies to be microchipped to stop them starving in winterRedwings, the RSPCA, the Animal and Plant Health Agency, World Horse Welfare, S
Poldark ponies to be microchipped to stop them starving in winter
express / Posted 2 days ago
Redwings, the RSPCA, the Animal and Plant Health Agency, World Horse Welfare, Shires Holt, Adamsfield Equine and Bodmin Moorland Pony Rehabilitation, along with landowners, police and the Commons Council. Experts say the situation had been made... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Fury as tippers leave mess at Llyn Brenigthe wildlife; we're not a dumping ground for irresponsible, selfish people. He
Fury as tippers leave mess at Llyn Brenig
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
the wildlife; we're not a dumping ground for irresponsible, selfish people. He added: “Even more worryingly, the heather moorland here presents a huge fire risk. The fire could have got out of hand really quickly. “Some people offer to take... Read more
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chroniclelive
Where are the red light cameras catching out rogue drivers?Kingston Park Metro Station • A193 Byker Bridge, near Stoddart StreetNorthumbe
Where are the red light cameras catching out rogue drivers?
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Kingston Park Metro Station • A193 Byker Bridge, near Stoddart StreetNorthumberlandRed light cameras in Northumberland • Moorland Crossroads/St John’s Road junction in Bedlington • Hawthorn Road, AshingtonGatesheadRed light cameras in... Read more
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BikeRadar
Into the wild: The Highland 550Parks and the Alps, and the extra distance I’m managing to cover by bike is str
Into the wild: The Highland 550
BikeRadar / Posted 3 days ago
Parks and the Alps, and the extra distance I’m managing to cover by bike is striking. Before long, I’ve ridden through open moorland, along lochside trails, through small hamlets and lush forests, and onto a large open plain surrounded by distant... Read more
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Farming Life
CAFRE Heather Management eventhabitat is a very valuable resource to have on any farm as it provides valuable
CAFRE Heather Management event
Farming Life / Posted 4 days ago
habitat is a very valuable resource to have on any farm as it provides valuable grazing for cattle and sheep. Heather moorland forms a distinctive component of the landscape and is a very important wildlife habitat. Heather moorland can be... Read more
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Scotsman
Ross Noble on his new Brain Dump tourtelly who normally don’t get on. “This latest thing is me and Austin going aro
Ross Noble on his new Brain Dump tour
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
telly who normally don’t get on. “This latest thing is me and Austin going around Devon on unmarked dirt roads, crossing moorland and rivers, eating rice pudding and sleeping wherever we found ourselves. My friend is a very eccentric history... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Auchtavan Final Open Daymarked Aberarder. It is then a 2.5 mile uphill walk to the settlement. The trac
Auchtavan Final Open Day
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 5 days ago
marked Aberarder. It is then a 2.5 mile uphill walk to the settlement. The track passes through birch woods and open moorland and can be quite rough, walking shoes and outdoor clothing are recommended Auchtavan is a remote abandoned... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
England's answer to Tuscany (but you've probably never heard of it)a bacon sandwich at a café called Puddleducks. Then I’d driven on. Now I stood
England's answer to Tuscany (but you've probably never heard of it)
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
a bacon sandwich at a café called Puddleducks. Then I’d driven on. Now I stood above the village of Slaidburn, looking over moorland and fells undulating away indefinitely. Drystone walls imposed order, but not much. Clouds swept across the sky,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Keith unearths some local league historymoney spinner for clubs. According to the ledger Old Bar played games at place
Keith unearths some local league history
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
money spinner for clubs. According to the ledger Old Bar played games at places including Coopernook (Gully Cup matches), Moorland, Wherrol Flat and Sidebottom. The club took a bus to these games – the cost was 3 pounds 10. Nomination and... Read more
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This is West Country
Contentious moorland issues at heart of Exmoor Society AGMMOORLAND conservation, Brexit and heritage were just some of the topics covered
Contentious moorland issues at heart of Exmoor Society AGM
This is West Country / Posted 7 days ago
MOORLAND conservation, Brexit and heritage were just some of the topics covered at this year's Exmoor Society AGM. There has been some controversy over the land management of the moors over the past year, with environmental campaigner and journalist... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow show-jumping ace leaps to national gloryback, for which she “owes him a lot”. The Furness youngster also competes the
Barrow show-jumping ace leaps to national glory
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
back, for which she “owes him a lot”. The Furness youngster also competes the Welsh Section D pony in the mountain and moorland working hunter ranks with great success. She was second on equal marks with the winner in a Horse-of-the-Year Show... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Honey expert trapped sticky-fingered thief with her sting operationover three different days and this cash had been photocopied but it did not lat
Honey expert trapped sticky-fingered thief with her sting operation
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
over three different days and this cash had been photocopied but it did not later appear in the tills.” Bradley, 58, of Moorland View, Apperknowle, pleaded guilty to stealing £110 on April 22, £51 on April 27 and £70 on April 29. Defence... Read more
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Manning River Times
Moorland into State playoffsMoorland will play in the State Small School finals in Sydney on Thursday. MOO
Moorland into State playoffs
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Moorland will play in the State Small School finals in Sydney on Thursday. MOORLAND Public School soccer team will contest State Small School in Sydney tomorrow, with games at Moorebank from 9am. Their journey started back in May when the team was... Read more
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Horse and Hound
'The driver thought he knew better': young mare suffers fatal injury in collisionsay it happens on average every 12 to 14 months,” she said. “People need to be
'The driver thought he knew better': young mare suffers fatal injury in collision
Horse and Hound / Posted 9 days ago
say it happens on average every 12 to 14 months,” she said. “People need to be aware that on these open roads, through moorland where ponies graze, they need to take care. “We do not wish to claim any compensation for the loss of a pony, but... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Holy hopes"The county would have had - there would have been a priest in Dayton, a priest
Holy hopes
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
"The county would have had - there would have been a priest in Dayton, a priest in Clare, there would have been a priest in Moorland, and there would have been a priest in Duncombe." At one time there were 12 parishes in Webster County, McCoy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rewilding: The slow return of European predatorsof Randers. (Wild Wonders of Europe: Stefano Unterthiner) Ole Bach has already
Rewilding: The slow return of European predators
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
of Randers. (Wild Wonders of Europe: Stefano Unterthiner) Ole Bach has already helped bring elk back to a massive boggy moorland in the north of Denmark, and a herd of bison to meadowland next to the city of Randers. He would like to see... Read more
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walesonline
These are just some of Cardiff's litter heroesit, but the majority of residents do take pride in their street or area. “We k
These are just some of Cardiff's litter heroes
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
it, but the majority of residents do take pride in their street or area. “We know our work has already had an impact on Moorland Park. It looks a lot better and the kids are happy playing there.” Local resident Chris Hoade joined after seeing... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Mountain rescue team aid injured pensioner.response car, a first responder and the North West Air Ambulance. A 69 year-ol
Mountain rescue team aid injured pensioner.
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
response car, a first responder and the North West Air Ambulance. A 69 year-old-man from Sheffield was walking the moorland perimeter of Combs Moss with friends when he slipped and fell about 20 feet into a gully, sustaining suspected rib... Read more
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Mashable
Heroic Scottish man crawls headfirst down muddy pipe to rescue lost dogJazz disappeared. The story of how Jazz was found and eventually rescued by ga
Heroic Scottish man crawls headfirst down muddy pipe to rescue lost dog
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
Jazz disappeared. The story of how Jazz was found and eventually rescued by gamekeepers was shared on the Angus Glens Moorland Facebook group, where it quickly racked up more than 400 shares and 2.5K reactions.Here's the story in full. Image:... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tennis club and group for vulnerable asking people to back building bidnow, this building is falling apart.” The Friends of Square Meadow, which is a
Tennis club and group for vulnerable asking people to back building bid
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
now, this building is falling apart.” The Friends of Square Meadow, which is aiming to restore sport to the former Darwen Moorland High School playing field, has also applied for M&S funding. The group is looking to get lights on top of telegraph... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
BOOK REVIEW: this birdwatching book reveals the many treasures on offer that can be enjoyed by allBirdwatching Walks in Bowland by David Hindle and John Wilson, £9.99 Boasting
BOOK REVIEW: this birdwatching book reveals the many treasures on offer that can be enjoyed by all
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Birdwatching Walks in Bowland by David Hindle and John Wilson, £9.99 Boasting fells, marshes, moorland, rivers, rich woodlands and ancient picturesque settlements, the Forest of Bowland provides a wonderful variety of habitats for an amazing array... Read more
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Daily Record
Governor signs bill allowing Far Hills bettingChris Christie signed legislation Wednesday to allow pari-mutuel betting at the
Governor signs bill allowing Far Hills betting
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Chris Christie signed legislation Wednesday to allow pari-mutuel betting at the annual afternoon of steeplechase racing at Moorland Farms. “I would like to thank all the legislation’s sponsors for their continued support of pari-mutuel wagering at... Read more
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This is West Country
RSPCA APPEAL: Emaciated goat too weak to stand put to sleep after found abandoned near TauntonAN EMACIATED goat too weak to stand had to be put to sleep after being found du
RSPCA APPEAL: Emaciated goat too weak to stand put to sleep after found abandoned near Taunton
This is West Country / Posted 14 days ago
AN EMACIATED goat too weak to stand had to be put to sleep after being found dumped on remote moorland. The brown Anglo Nubian cross was discovered emaciated on Currymoor Drove in North Curry, near Taunton in Somerset on August 27. The RSPCA was... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Gamekeepers muck in to save missing Cocker Spanielto locate the curious dog. By returning to the area where Jazz was last seen,
Gamekeepers muck in to save missing Cocker Spaniel
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
to locate the curious dog. By returning to the area where Jazz was last seen, Head Gamekeeper and member of Angus Glens Moorland Group, Garry MacLennan, heard breathing at an opening and discovered Jazz had entered a pipe hole on the moor. At... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gamekeepers rescue missing Angus Spaniel who fell down pipe holeto locate the curious dog. By returning to the area where Jazz was last seen,
Gamekeepers rescue missing Angus Spaniel who fell down pipe hole
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
to locate the curious dog. By returning to the area where Jazz was last seen, Head Gamekeeper and member of Angus Glens Moorland Group, Garry MacLennan, heard breathing at an opening and discovered Jazz had entered a pipe hole on the moor. At... Read more
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Bury Times
Beloved family dog discovered alive six feet undergroundwith their Patterdale to look for Norman and I can’t thank him enough, he recom
Beloved family dog discovered alive six feet underground
Bury Times / Posted 14 days ago
with their Patterdale to look for Norman and I can’t thank him enough, he recommended getting in touch with the Fell and Moorland Working Terrier Club, who sent three heroes and a dog all the way from Burnley.” The volunteers used another dog... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Betting now allowed at Far Hills steeplechase eventrestrictions on allowing for the bets next month. The Far Hills Race Meeting m
Betting now allowed at Far Hills steeplechase event
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
restrictions on allowing for the bets next month. The Far Hills Race Meeting moved to the Grant B. Schley estate, known as Moorland Farm, in 1916. Meeting organizers trace their roots back to 1870 in Montclair, when fox hunters established an event... Read more
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express
Incredibly lucky mutt rescued after being found BURIED in a rabbit holemorning. Dozens of friends and volunteers set out in search of Norman - who wa
Incredibly lucky mutt rescued after being found BURIED in a rabbit hole
express / Posted 16 days ago
morning. Dozens of friends and volunteers set out in search of Norman - who was eventually discovered by he Fell and Moorland Working Terrier Club (WTC). Adam and his family had all but given up hope of finding the lucky mutt until he was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Miracle dog grins for rescuers after 33 HOUR ordealwho had brought down his Patterdale Terrier to help with the search and he sugg
Miracle dog grins for rescuers after 33 HOUR ordeal
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
who had brought down his Patterdale Terrier to help with the search and he suggested I get in touch with the Fell and Moorland Working Terrier Club. MENSeven-year-old Norman disappeared in Heaton Park, Greater Manchester, on Sunday Read... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Armed Milwaukee man flees from Elm Grove police, now faces multiple chargesthe club’s swimming pool. Dash cam picture of pursuit of Marquis King Officia
Armed Milwaukee man flees from Elm Grove police, now faces multiple charges
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
the club’s swimming pool. Dash cam picture of pursuit of Marquis King Officials say King then climbed a fence, ran across Moorland Rd. into the Brookfield Square parking lot and attempted to hide under a vehicle before running into the mall. King... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Jail threat for mum over false benefits claimsheard. And prosecutor David Potter said that on their son Oscar's birth certif
Jail threat for mum over false benefits claims
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
heard. And prosecutor David Potter said that on their son Oscar's birth certificate, both listed the same home address in Moorlands Road. Higginbotham, 28, admitted four benefit fraud offences and was given a 10-month prison sentence, suspended... Read more
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Bury Times
Beloved pet pooch found six feet under - but still alive thanks to hero rescuerswith their Patterdale to look for Norman and I can’t thank him enough, he recom
Beloved pet pooch found six feet under - but still alive thanks to hero rescuers
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
with their Patterdale to look for Norman and I can’t thank him enough, he recommended getting in touch with the Fell and Moorland Working Terrier Club, who sent three heroes and a dog all the way from Burnley.” The volunteers used another dog... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Dog rescued from Heaton Park rabbit hole after 33 hourswho had brought down his Patterdale Terrier to help with the search and he sugg
Dog rescued from Heaton Park rabbit hole after 33 hours
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
who had brought down his Patterdale Terrier to help with the search and he suggested I get in touch with the Fell and Moorland Working Terrier Club. “We had tried the RSPCA and fire brigade and they couldn’t help as it hadn’t been 48 hours,... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Great-grandmother wins first rosette aged 81on 11 September. She rode her friend Tania Semmens’ five-year-old Welsh sectio
Great-grandmother wins first rosette aged 81
Horse and Hound / Posted 16 days ago
on 11 September. She rode her friend Tania Semmens’ five-year-old Welsh section C mare Bodynys Tiatia in a mountain and moorland showing class – and came second. “It was magical,” she said. “I wasn’t nervous till we got there and saw all the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Whitehaven painting sells for £79,000paintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Moseda
Whitehaven painting sells for £79,000
Whitehaven News / Posted 16 days ago
paintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Mosedale, Cumberland, which sold for £17,000, a moorland scene which sold for £11,000, Harvest Scene, Cumberland, which sold for £7,600 and Aspatria under Snow III, which... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Painting sells for £79,000 - and breaks all auction recordspaintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Moseda
Painting sells for £79,000 - and breaks all auction records
Whitehaven News / Posted 16 days ago
paintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Mosedale, Cumberland, which sold for £17,000, a moorland scene which sold for £11,000, Harvest Scene, Cumberland, which sold for £7,600 and Aspatria under Snow III, which... Read more
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express
Brown Willy could be yours: Cornwall’s infamous landmark up for SALEand filled the eyes and minds of warriors, poets, artists and thinkers. "The f
Brown Willy could be yours: Cornwall’s infamous landmark up for SALE
express / Posted 17 days ago
and filled the eyes and minds of warriors, poets, artists and thinkers. "The farm lies just four miles from the popular moorland village of St Breward, home to the highest Church and Inn in Cornwall and the start of the Camel Trail - a cycle... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Who Are Ya? - Solihull Moors (#3Moor Green is a location name, since Birmingham is on a plateau and I suppose h
Who Are Ya? - Solihull Moors (#3
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 17 days ago
Moor Green is a location name, since Birmingham is on a plateau and I suppose historically there would have been a lot of moorland around the city. You're asking the wrong bloke, anyway; I'm a historian of the Ottoman Empire and spent 2 years... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas on path to becoming one of the few U.S. cities to regulate Little Free Librariesof its structures, including one in Mill City near Fair Park, are far too big,
Dallas on path to becoming one of the few U.S. cities to regulate Little Free Libraries
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
of its structures, including one in Mill City near Fair Park, are far too big, and there are two libraries in front of the Moorland Family YMCA not far from South Oak Cliff High School. Council member Tiffini Young was the lone member of the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Drugs gang facing almost 17 years behind barsof illegal Class A drugs, including cocaine and benzocaine, along with over £10
Drugs gang facing almost 17 years behind bars
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
of illegal Class A drugs, including cocaine and benzocaine, along with over £10,000 cash. Following their arrest Jones, of Moorland Road, Widnes; Follon, of Albert Road, Widnes; Simmonds, Harris Street, Widnes; and Edwards, of Saxon Terrace,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Painting sells for £79,000 and breaks all records at Cockermouth auctionpaintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Moseda
Painting sells for £79,000 and breaks all records at Cockermouth auction
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 17 days ago
paintings by Sheila Fell were Allonby, which sold for £21,000, Farm near Mosedale, Cumberland, which sold for £17,000, a moorland scene which sold for £11,000, Harvest Scene, Cumberland, which sold for £7,600 and Aspatria under Snow III, which... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
EDNA I. BADGERcamping and cooking. Survivors include her children, Irlene (Jon) Larson of Ba
EDNA I. BADGER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 17 days ago
camping and cooking. Survivors include her children, Irlene (Jon) Larson of Badger, IA, Irvy (Jeanneen) Badger of Moorland, IA and Scott (Beth) Badger of Exira, IA; eight grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren. She was preceded in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Museum collections inspire home design and decorSkip Rumley. Other institutions have also boarded the licensing train. The Br
Museum collections inspire home design and decor
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
Skip Rumley. Other institutions have also boarded the licensing train. The British Museum announced a deal in June with Moorland Rug to produce rugs based on the works of Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai, known for his wave and crane prints.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Cowgate and Blakelaw: 25 old Chronicle photographsmiles to the south. Meanwhile, the name Blakelaw is said to come from a high p
Cowgate and Blakelaw: 25 old Chronicle photographs
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
miles to the south. Meanwhile, the name Blakelaw is said to come from a high place ‘Law’ and ‘Bleak’, as it was a bleak moorland place. Blakelaw, in the 1960s and 70s, hosted juvenile jazz bands, including the likes of the Scotswood Starlights,... Read more
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Scotsman
Wind turbines ‘have no effect on eagles’, study findsthe turbines further south than was originally planned and clearing a forestry
Wind turbines ‘have no effect on eagles’, study finds
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
the turbines further south than was originally planned and clearing a forestry plantation to create more favourable moorland habitat to the north. Work was also done on 1,800 hectares of land to control livestock grazing and encourage... Read more
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This is West Country
Nether Stowey head teacher takes eye-opening trip to Iraq refugee campthe Somerset floods of 2012. Mrs Roberts said: "We have been following Khalsa
Nether Stowey head teacher takes eye-opening trip to Iraq refugee camp
This is West Country / Posted 20 days ago
the Somerset floods of 2012. Mrs Roberts said: "We have been following Khalsa Aid since they came to help in Burrowbridge, Moorland and the surrounding areas. "We have been watching their many missions to provide disaster relief around the world.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept. 9, 2016NEWS: The Union Pacific Railroad was building a new railroad yard between Moorl
Sept. 9, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
NEWS: The Union Pacific Railroad was building a new railroad yard between Moorland and Callender. SPORTS: Pocahontas Area beat Algona 34-12 in football. Sept. 9, 1991 NEWS: Dr. Dennis Dahl, of Pocahontas, was building a helicopter from a... Read more
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Gazette
£12.5m flood defence plan an Elastoplast, say devastated victimscommunities in West Yorkshire's Calder Valley focused on solutions involving ch
£12.5m flood defence plan an Elastoplast, say devastated victims
Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
communities in West Yorkshire's Calder Valley focused on solutions involving changes to the management of the surrounding moorland. But Mr Deacon, who chairs the Hebden Bridge Partnership, said: "There are only two sentences about all that - on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Major conservation work to transform Peak District moorlandA major conservation project to protect and transform moorlands across the Sout
Major conservation work to transform Peak District moorland
Derbyshire Times / Posted 21 days ago
A major conservation project to protect and transform moorlands across the South Pennines and Peak District National Park is underway. Work has started on the Derwent and Howden moors, as part of the €16 million five-year MoorLIFE 2020 project,... Read more
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