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DutchNews.nl
Rabobank faces US lawsuit over Libor interest rate 'conspiracy'the scandal. Several former Rabobank staff members have been prosecuted in Ame
Rabobank faces US lawsuit over Libor interest rate 'conspiracy'
DutchNews.nl / Posted 17 hours ago
the scandal. Several former Rabobank staff members have been prosecuted in America, and the bank’s chief executive Piet Moorland and department head Sipko Schat lost their jobs. In addition, 14 bank workers faced disciplinary measures such as... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Marriage LicensesJon Jacob Bair, 33, Moorland, and Leah Gale Gilbert, 34, Moorland. Nikolas Mor
Marriage Licenses
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 18 hours ago
Jon Jacob Bair, 33, Moorland, and Leah Gale Gilbert, 34, Moorland. Nikolas Morton Dixon, 21, Fort Dodge, and Courtney Sharrale Williams, 21, Fort Dodge. Thomas Ramon Engler, 90, Fort Dodge, and Gloria Mae Magnusson, 90, Fort Dodge. Michael Jordan... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 24, 2016was driving very fast. Clare Rescue was also called to the scene. Marriage Li
May 24, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
was driving very fast. Clare Rescue was also called to the scene. Marriage Licenses WEBSTER COUNTY Jon Jacob Bair, 33, Moorland, and Leah Gale Gilbert, 34, Moorland. Nikolas Morton Dixon, 21, Fort Dodge, and Courtney Sharrale Williams, 21,... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
New €12m peatlands fund signifies 'clear benefits' of EU membership, says Defraworking, crucial conservation and scientific work, alongside innovative techniq
New €12m peatlands fund signifies 'clear benefits' of EU membership, says Defra
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
working, crucial conservation and scientific work, alongside innovative techniques, we can fully understand and protect our moorland habitats for future generations. We can protect and enhance the environment far more effectively if EU countries... Read more
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International Business Times
Adam Johnson earning £20-a-week as prison hairdresser following child sex conviction is said to have been given the "cushy" job after being transferred from Armley
Adam Johnson earning £20-a-week as prison hairdresser following child sex conviction
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
is said to have been given the "cushy" job after being transferred from Armley Jail in Leeds to the category C complex HMP Moorland near Doncaster in April. The former England international is also said to have his own cell after being moved to... Read more
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Bolton News
Local Newspaper Week - Social media has allowed readers to become 'citizen journalists'its sister title the Bury Times with important pictures to help us illustrate s
Local Newspaper Week - Social media has allowed readers to become 'citizen journalists'
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
its sister title the Bury Times with important pictures to help us illustrate stories – including of armed robberies and moorland fires. He said: “I do like to send pictures in to our local newspaper as I am from Ramsbottom family and friends... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Adam Johnson lands £20-week job as barber in Cat C prisonto a Category C jail. Johnson who is serving a six-year sentence after being c
Adam Johnson lands £20-week job as barber in Cat C prison
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
to a Category C jail. Johnson who is serving a six-year sentence after being convicted of child sex offences, was moved to Moorland Prison near Doncaster last month. The former £60,000-a-week England international is said to be working six days a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Scales of Justice: Cases heard at Oxford and Banbury Magistrates' Courtand £150 costs. Also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence f
Scales of Justice: Cases heard at Oxford and Banbury Magistrates' Court
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and £150 costs. Also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 15 months. Depu Razzaki, 27, of Moorland Close, Witney, admitted assaulting Georgina Dunstan by beating her in Witney on May 6 this year. Also admitted... Read more
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metro
Adam Johnson 'working as a barber earning £20 a week in prison'worried he could get injured if someone targeted him.’ Johnson was transferred
Adam Johnson 'working as a barber earning £20 a week in prison'
metro / Posted 2 days ago
worried he could get injured if someone targeted him.’ Johnson was transferred from Armley jail in Leeds to Category C Moorland jail last month. He was convicted of grooming and sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl fan after a trial at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Kilimanjaro Mountain Climbing Storythe hiking sticks. As we climbed, we noticed the vegetation becomes shorter and
My Kilimanjaro Mountain Climbing Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the hiking sticks. As we climbed, we noticed the vegetation becomes shorter and scarce. This is categorized as Heath and Moorland Climate/Vegetation Zone, and is characterized in between 2,800-4,000 m.a.s.l. We arrived and registered at Shira... Read more
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chroniclelive
Adam Johnson reportedly lands first job in jail - as a hairdresserat the jail’s barber shop, according to The Sun. It is claimed Johnson is work
Adam Johnson reportedly lands first job in jail - as a hairdresser
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
at the jail’s barber shop, according to The Sun. It is claimed Johnson is working six-hour days in his new role at Moorland prison, near Doncaster. Johnson, from Castle Eden, Durham, was jailed for six years in March, weeks after he was... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Sara Cox to take part in 100km Dartmoor DerbyDartmoor Derby. After a successful trial last year, riders from across the wor
Sara Cox to take part in 100km Dartmoor Derby
Horse and Hound / Posted 2 days ago
Dartmoor Derby. After a successful trial last year, riders from across the world have agreed to take part in the three-day moorland trek, for which riders bring their own horses or hire them through organisers Liberty Trails. Participants can also... Read more
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Oxford Mail
The scales of justice:and £150 costs. Also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence f
The scales of justice:
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and £150 costs. Also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 15 months. Depu Razzaki, 27, of Moorland Close, Witney, admitted assaulting Georgina Dunstan by beating her in Witney on May 6 this year. Also admitted... Read more
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walesonline
Bridges to go and main track closed to get ready for electric trainsNewport, Hawes Lane and Green Lane – both in the Marshfield area. The ageing s
Bridges to go and main track closed to get ready for electric trains
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Newport, Hawes Lane and Green Lane – both in the Marshfield area. The ageing steel road bridge between Beresford Road and Moorland Road, which connects Adamsdown and Splott, will be replaced with a new structure. Work will be ongoing until March... Read more
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Daily Star
Adam Johnson’s new £2m mansion looks just like prisonD'OH: It's unclear if the former England star designed it to look like HMP Moor
Adam Johnson’s new £2m mansion looks just like prison
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
D'OH: It's unclear if the former England star designed it to look like HMP Moorland The former Sunderland winger hoped to start a new life in the luxury pad after finishing a six-year sentence for sexual activity with a schoolgirl. But the... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Hewish gypsy pitches approved by councilhave been approved for a temporary period expiring in April 2019. The site, wh
Hewish gypsy pitches approved by council
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
have been approved for a temporary period expiring in April 2019. The site, which neighbours another authorised gypsy site Moorland Park, now has permission to keep the five added caravan pitches designated for traveller use first added in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Drone footage shows aftermath of huge fire that spread through moorlandDramatic drone footage has captured the aftermath of a huge fire that raged thr
Drone footage shows aftermath of huge fire that spread through moorland
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Dramatic drone footage has captured the aftermath of a huge fire that raged through moorland near Huddersfield, earlier this month. The breath-taking clip , published by The Huddersfield Examiner , shows the devastation wrought with huge areas of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Moorland Alumni Banquet is June 11MOORLAND - The Moorland Alumni Banquet will be held at 5:30 p.m. on June 11 at
Moorland Alumni Banquet is June 11
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
MOORLAND - The Moorland Alumni Banquet will be held at 5:30 p.m. on June 11 at the Fort Dodge Pizza Ranch, 3311 Fifth Ave. S. Please call Judy Huegel at 571-0211, Bill Byrne at 515-549-3723 or Shirley Webb at 515-549-3527 for reservation... Read more
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Raw Story
Jane Austen’s women have been done a disservicehave been. Austen’s Women also misses the sense of the desperate sadness that
Jane Austen’s women have been done a disservice
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
have been. Austen’s Women also misses the sense of the desperate sadness that underpins characters such as Catherine Moorland (“her mind about as ignorant and uninformed as a female mind at seventeen usually is”) or Harriet Smith. (“She had... Read more
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Bolton News
Local Newspaper Week - Social media has allowed readers to become 'citizen journalists'its sister title the Bury Times with important pictures to help us illustrate s
Local Newspaper Week - Social media has allowed readers to become 'citizen journalists'
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
its sister title the Bury Times with important pictures to help us illustrate stories – including of armed robberies and moorland fires. He said: “I do like to send pictures in to our local newspaper as I am from Ramsbottom family and friends... Read more
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Bury Times
Residents urged to join protest against wind farm expansionDepartment for Communities and Local Government. The government now has the fi
Residents urged to join protest against wind farm expansion
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
Department for Communities and Local Government. The government now has the final decision on the plans to add 16 further turbines to the site, which is on open moorland and overlooks Bury. For more information: contact Graham Wright on 0776494... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
"Scouse Billy" gets second life sentence after prison knife killingto protect you when you needed it the most.” A jury rejected Tolcher’s claim h
"Scouse Billy" gets second life sentence after prison knife killing
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
to protect you when you needed it the most.” A jury rejected Tolcher’s claim he had been framed by a “Top Dog” inside the moorland jail. The Liverpudlian had previously admitted causing actual bodily harm in an attack on a prisoner in 2003. The... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
BERNARD JOSEPH MCCARVILLETwin Lakes; Katie Lewis (David), Wentzville, MO; Pat (Lori) Fort Dodge; Jean He
BERNARD JOSEPH MCCARVILLE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
Twin Lakes; Katie Lewis (David), Wentzville, MO; Pat (Lori) Fort Dodge; Jean Helmers (Al) Fort Dodge; Joan Blair (Gordon) Moorland; Mary Ann Bixler (Bob) Lenexa, KS; Teresa Youngworth (Tom) Overland Park, KS; Joseph Fort Dodge; Anne Barkley (Bill)... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Flash flood sparks fears over ‘negligent’ housing policyClaverham is very much at the limit of the land that can be built upon without
Flash flood sparks fears over ‘negligent’ housing policy
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Claverham is very much at the limit of the land that can be built upon without disastrous consequences. With the moorland being completely saturated for a significant period of the year there is no viable way of storing additional run-off... Read more
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This is West Country
Moorland and Fordgate flood wardens given bright orange protective gear thanks to grantEnterprise Foundation and is ideal for the outdoors. It has been given to the
Moorland and Fordgate flood wardens given bright orange protective gear thanks to grant
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
Enterprise Foundation and is ideal for the outdoors. It has been given to the wardens as they help their communities in Moorland and Fordgate, near Bridgwater. Volunteer flood warden, Kate Symonds, said: "It's lovely stuff. "It will keep us... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Summer Lovin'Upstairs Comedy Sonoma County comic Juan Carlos performs his new show, "The Com
Summer Lovin'
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 7 days ago
Upstairs Comedy Sonoma County comic Juan Carlos performs his new show, "The Comedian: Life and Times on Moorland Avenue." June 18, El Palomar Mexican Restaurant, 623 Fourth St., Santa Rosa. 8pm. Grill 116 Eat and vote when Taste... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
BERNARD J. MCCARVILLEMOORLAND - Bernard J. McCarville, 87, of Moorland, passed away Tuesday, May 17,
BERNARD J. MCCARVILLE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
MOORLAND - Bernard J. McCarville, 87, of Moorland, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Moorland, with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating the Mass of... Read more
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Sussex Express
One man’s east to west coast trek in aid of heart charitycity streets will be the kind of locations you can expect to see Mr Ankers trud
One man’s east to west coast trek in aid of heart charity
Sussex Express / Posted 8 days ago
city streets will be the kind of locations you can expect to see Mr Ankers trudging along each day - no hiking through open moorland. At the age of 66, he admits his fitness is not what it was. “I am not someone who does an awful lot of walking... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Alerts issued after this small disposable barbecue sparks huge Derbyshire blazeof the Upper Derwent Valley near Ladybower Reservoir was shattered by a devasta
Alerts issued after this small disposable barbecue sparks huge Derbyshire blaze
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
of the Upper Derwent Valley near Ladybower Reservoir was shattered by a devastating fire. It was the area’s worst moorland blaze since 2004, destroying 200 acres of heather and killing nesting birds. After the fire, two National Trust... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Moors fire between Burnley and Bacup scorches land near reservoirthe land. Crew Manager Andy Jones from Bacup said: "We are going to go up and
Moors fire between Burnley and Bacup scorches land near reservoir
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
the land. Crew Manager Andy Jones from Bacup said: "We are going to go up and clock check the incident this morning. "We have had a lot of moorland fires over the last few days. "It tends to be the weekends when more people are out on the mo... Read more
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The Morning Call
Philly to give Billy Penn a bath— green from corrosion and acid rain — was first treated. He was treated again
Philly to give Billy Penn a bath
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
— green from corrosion and acid rain — was first treated. He was treated again in 1996 and then in 2007, all three times by Moorland Studios of Stockton, N.J. The conservators said environmental exposure had compromised the protective coating on... Read more
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express
Adam Johnson ‘BANNED from speaking to baby daughter as it breaks sex offenders' order’17-month-old Ayla on a prison phone. The call to his former girlfriend, Stacey
Adam Johnson ‘BANNED from speaking to baby daughter as it breaks sex offenders' order’
express / Posted 9 days ago
17-month-old Ayla on a prison phone. The call to his former girlfriend, Stacey Flounders, was being monitored by staff at Moorland Prison, near Doncaster, who reportedly removed Johnson's jail privileges after she passed the phone to Ayla. A... Read more
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metro
Adam Johnson 'banned from speaking to his baby daughter'girl, 15.Johnson pictured with ex-partner Stacey Flounders Picture: Rex) He is
Adam Johnson 'banned from speaking to his baby daughter'
metro / Posted 9 days ago
girl, 15.Johnson pictured with ex-partner Stacey Flounders Picture: Rex) He is serving a six year prison sentence at HMP Moorland in Yorkshire. A source told the Sun: ‘Johnson did not realise he would be listened to, and that he was doing... Read more
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Daily Star
Adam Johnson is 'banned from talking to baby girl after breaching sex offenders' order'did not realise he would be listened to, and that he was doing something wrong…
Adam Johnson is 'banned from talking to baby girl after breaching sex offenders' order'
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
did not realise he would be listened to, and that he was doing something wrong….He’s devastated” Inside source at HMP Moorland Prison chiefs decided to set an example and "come down hard" on the shamed sports star, according to the Sun on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Adam Johnson 'devastated after being banned from talking to his baby daughter'daughter Ayla. However, the former Sunderland and England midfielder reportedl
Adam Johnson 'devastated after being banned from talking to his baby daughter'
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
daughter Ayla. However, the former Sunderland and England midfielder reportedly did not realise his calls in Doncaster's Moorland prison were being monitored by officials. When they heard him talking to his daughter, the footballer was told he... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Skylark’s numbers are in declinewith a short sward, and forestry clearfell also support good populations. Away
Skylark’s numbers are in decline
Bury Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
with a short sward, and forestry clearfell also support good populations. Away from Suffolk the species also breeds on moorland and other upland sites. Because Skylarks breed in open country – they avoid small fields with well-developed... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Set lines and four-wheel drive ponies: discover the thinking behind Royal Windsor's M&M working hunter courseBritish Show Pony Society panel and British Showjumping level four course build
Set lines and four-wheel drive ponies: discover the thinking behind Royal Windsor's M&M working hunter course
Horse and Hound / Posted 10 days ago
British Show Pony Society panel and British Showjumping level four course builder Lisa Kelly built the Mountain & Moorland (M&M) working hunter courses at Royal Windsor today (14 May). She explained what she considers when building working hunter... Read more
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express
Police puzzle as mystery man found dead on the moors just hours after leaving Londonthe top of the 1,500ft Indian's Head Peak above Dovestone reservoir. The next
Police puzzle as mystery man found dead on the moors just hours after leaving London
express / Posted 10 days ago
the top of the 1,500ft Indian's Head Peak above Dovestone reservoir. The next day a mountain biker found his body beside a moorland path, close to the burial site of the victims of the Moors murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley. According to... Read more
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MLive.com
A 20-mile sewer line? Coopersville, Muskegon County in talkswhere the water is used, all spread over 11,000 acres. It's located on the sout
A 20-mile sewer line? Coopersville, Muskegon County in talks
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
where the water is used, all spread over 11,000 acres. It's located on the southeast part of the county, in Egelston and Moorland Townships. "Mark and I already talked about some big-picture items," Patrick said. "My words to Mark were, let's... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Randalstown Musketeer crowned champion cob at Royal Windsoryou know you are going to hit the top competition, especially in the championsh
Randalstown Musketeer crowned champion cob at Royal Windsor
Horse and Hound / Posted 10 days ago
you know you are going to hit the top competition, especially in the championship.” Taking the Land Rover Mountain & Moorland supreme in hand championship yesterday was Lesley Evans’ Welsh Section D Broughton Morwena, with The Queen’s fell... Read more
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Evening Standard
Face of mystery man found dead on moor after travelling from Londonreservoir. The next morning, a mountain biker found him dead lying on his back
Face of mystery man found dead on moor after travelling from London
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
reservoir. The next morning, a mountain biker found him dead lying on his back with his hands folded by his side beside a moorland path, showing no signs of injury. All he possessed were three train tickets, including a return to London, £130 in... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Dartmoor ponies 'changed people's lives for the better'and self-esteem. Mrs Stanton said: “They went from no ability with ponies to b
Dartmoor ponies 'changed people's lives for the better'
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 days ago
and self-esteem. Mrs Stanton said: “They went from no ability with ponies to being able to cope with them on open moorland at a major event. “The challenge was for young people, who might have been absolutely petrified, to learn they... Read more
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heraldscotland
Call for controlled 'muirburn' to help prevent future wildfirestorching 200 acres of land and destroying birds' nests. Gamekeepers practice c
Call for controlled 'muirburn' to help prevent future wildfires
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
torching 200 acres of land and destroying birds' nests. Gamekeepers practice controlled rotational burning of strips of moorland, in set seasons, to rejuvenate heather as a protein source for red grouse. The process removes old and dry surface... Read more
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Horse and Hound
A cuddly escapologist: meet Royal Windsor’s M&M supreme in hand champion Broughton MorwenaMares were victorious in the Land Rover Mountain and Moorland supreme in hand c
A cuddly escapologist: meet Royal Windsor’s M&M supreme in hand champion Broughton Morwena
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 days ago
Mares were victorious in the Land Rover Mountain and Moorland supreme in hand championship at Royal Windsor Horse Show today (13 May). The championship was taken by 11-year-old mare Broughton Morwena on her first time into Royal Windsor Horse Show’s... Read more
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Daily Star
Missing this, Johnson? Stacey Flounders shakes off nonce as she grinds in Dubailittle girl." The beauty has continued to visit the shamed Sunderland star whi
Missing this, Johnson? Stacey Flounders shakes off nonce as she grinds in Dubai
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
little girl." The beauty has continued to visit the shamed Sunderland star while he is locked away inside Doncaster's HMP Moorland Prison. The sick ex-footballer was caged for six years after grooming a vulnerable 15-year-old... Read more
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Daily Star
'Game for NONCING' Magaluf party organisers promote sick Adam Johnson-themed stag dosGlitter. Johnson, 28, is doing a six-year stretch for sex crimes against a 15-
'Game for NONCING' Magaluf party organisers promote sick Adam Johnson-themed stag dos
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
Glitter. Johnson, 28, is doing a six-year stretch for sex crimes against a 15-year-old fan. He's currently banged up in Moorland prison near Doncaster, south Yorks - where a third of fellow cons are sex offenders.Adam Johnson Stacey Flounders... Read more
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Horse and Hound
‘Remember their heritage’: how to win in the show ring on an M&M working hunter ponyAre you planning to show a mountain and moorland (M&M) working hunter pony (WHP
‘Remember their heritage’: how to win in the show ring on an M&M working hunter pony
Horse and Hound / Posted 13 days ago
Are you planning to show a mountain and moorland (M&M) working hunter pony (WHP) in the ring this year? The following expert insight will help you make the most out of your competition season and avoid common mistakes What type of pony do I... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Barbecue warning after Peak District moorland fireThe National Trust is encouraging visitors to the Peak District to ensure they
Barbecue warning after Peak District moorland fire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
The National Trust is encouraging visitors to the Peak District to ensure they don’t use portable barbecues, after a large moorland blaze earlier this week. The fire, which broke out on Monday afternoon near to the Ladybower Reservoir, destroyed 200... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston fighter Watson keen to build on winning startschedule and he is thankful to the support he receives from his sponsors, Ulver
Ulverston fighter Watson keen to build on winning start
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
schedule and he is thankful to the support he receives from his sponsors, Ulverston Meat Company, Cumbria Hot Tub Hire and Moorland Service Station. “I just want to thank my sponsors, because without them it would be harder to do what I’m doing,”... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
ROBERT E. COPPINGERWeiss of Barnum; and Blanche McMahon of Twin Lakes; sisters-in-law, Liz Copping
ROBERT E. COPPINGER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
Weiss of Barnum; and Blanche McMahon of Twin Lakes; sisters-in-law, Liz Coppinger of Fort Dodge and Sharon Coppinger of Moorland; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Anna... Read more
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