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Farming Life
EVEL systemThe Government's English Votes for English Laws (EVEL) system is too complex an
EVEL system
Farming Life / Posted 3 days ago
The Government's English Votes for English Laws (EVEL) system is too complex and likely to be scrapped in the future, MPs have warned. The Public Administration Select Committee said the "hostility" with which the arrangements were viewed by parties... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Labour attacksDavid Cameron has been accused of a "shameless attempt to buy votes" after clai
Labour attacks
Thame Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
David Cameron has been accused of a "shameless attempt to buy votes" after claims that nearly all the extra cash set aside to help councils cope with funding changes is going to Conservative areas. A £300 million package of transitional support is... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Labour attacksDavid Cameron has been accused of a "shameless attempt to buy votes" after clai
Labour attacks
Thame Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
David Cameron has been accused of a "shameless attempt to buy votes" after claims that nearly all the extra cash set aside to help councils cope with funding changes is going to Conservative areas. A £300 million package of transitional support is... Read more
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Wakefield Today
12 men jailed for up to 20 years after sexual exploitation of teenage schoolgirlA group of 12 men who sexually exploited a vulnerable teenage schoolgirl for th
12 men jailed for up to 20 years after sexual exploitation of teenage schoolgirl
Wakefield Today / Posted 5 days ago
A group of 12 men who sexually exploited a vulnerable teenage schoolgirl for their own "selfish, sexual gratification" have received jail sentences of up to 20 years. Eleven of the men were jailed at Bradford Crown Court after being convicted of... Read more
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Farming Life
Mosques open doors to show unityMosques around Britain opened their doors to visitors to help people understand
Mosques open doors to show unity
Farming Life / Posted 6 days ago
Mosques around Britain opened their doors to visitors to help people understand their faith. The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said it hopes the annual Visit My Mosque Day will help show unity in "a tense time for faith communities". Nick Taylor,... Read more
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Farming Life
Footballer Mark FarrenPresident Michael D Higgins has personally extended sympathy to the widow of fo
Footballer Mark Farren
Farming Life / Posted 9 days ago
President Michael D Higgins has personally extended sympathy to the widow of footballer Mark Farren after his death from cancer aged 33. The Derry City FC star, the club's record goalscorer and League of Ireland Player of the Year in 2005, will be... Read more
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Farming Life
More EU students apply to UK universities but home nation applications fallRising numbers of EU students are applying to UK universities but the number of
More EU students apply to UK universities but home nation applications fall
Farming Life / Posted 10 days ago
Rising numbers of EU students are applying to UK universities but the number of applicants from home nations has fallen, new figures show. Statistics published by admission service Ucas show that overall 593,720 would-be undergraduates have... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Tributes to woman who died with partner inNeighbours and colleagues of a couple who were found dead in their home, leavin
Tributes to woman who died with partner in
Wakefield Today / Posted 12 days ago
Neighbours and colleagues of a couple who were found dead in their home, leaving their two-year-old daughter an orphan, have spoken of their shock and sadness. The man and the woman, who have been named locally as Anthony Roberts and Guida Rufino,... Read more
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Farming Life
Care home gardens to be landscaped in dementia-friendly projectCare home gardens will be landscaped with scented flowers, seats and bird feede
Care home gardens to be landscaped in dementia-friendly project
Farming Life / Posted 12 days ago
Care home gardens will be landscaped with scented flowers, seats and bird feeders using a National Lottery grant, in a bid to provide familiar settings for people with dementia. Outdoor spaces in many dementia care homes are rarely used, a charity... Read more
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Farming Life
Henry to hammer Scotland with widespread transport disruption expectedThe north of the UK is to get yet another hammering when Storm Henry sweeps in
Henry to hammer Scotland with widespread transport disruption expected
Farming Life / Posted 13 days ago
The north of the UK is to get yet another hammering when Storm Henry sweeps in today, bringing treacherous conditions and high winds of up to 90mph. Some train services in Scotland have already been suspended for this afternoon, leading to a... Read more
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Farming Life
35 lives saved by lifeboat crews in Irish waters last yearAt least 35 lives were saved by lifeboat crews as they rescued more than 1,200
35 lives saved by lifeboat crews in Irish waters last year
Farming Life / Posted 18 days ago
At least 35 lives were saved by lifeboat crews as they rescued more than 1,200 people in Irish waters last year. Howth in Co Dublin was the busiest RNLI station, with 60 launches and 58 people taken to safety, followed by the volunteers in Clifden,... Read more
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Farming Life
Foster:Stormont's First Minister has defended the Irish Taoiseach's right to voice an
Foster:
Farming Life / Posted 18 days ago
Stormont's First Minister has defended the Irish Taoiseach's right to voice an opinion on Brexit, but warned that people in Northern Ireland "don't take too kindly to people telling us what to do". Democratic Unionist leader Arlene Foster's comments... Read more
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Farming Life
Taoiseach Enda Kenny invites David Cameron to attend Easter Rising eventEnda Kenny has asked David Cameron to visit Ireland for the commemorations of t
Taoiseach Enda Kenny invites David Cameron to attend Easter Rising event
Farming Life / Posted 19 days ago
Enda Kenny has asked David Cameron to visit Ireland for the commemorations of the 1916 Easter Rising against British rule. The Taoiseach said his Downing Street counterpart would consider the invitation in due course "if that is appropriate". Enda... Read more
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Farming Life
Fresh bid to trace Detective Adrian DonohoeThe Garda Commissioner has marked the third anniversary of the murder of Detect
Fresh bid to trace Detective Adrian Donohoe
Farming Life / Posted 19 days ago
The Garda Commissioner has marked the third anniversary of the murder of Detective Adrian Donohoe with a renewed vow to catch his killers. Noirin O'Sullivan urged people who know the armed gang who shot the respected officer dead to come forward... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Father who sexually assaulted baby Poppi before deathA father found to have sexually assaulted his 13-month-old daughter shortly bef
Father who sexually assaulted baby Poppi before death
Thame Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
A father found to have sexually assaulted his 13-month-old daughter shortly before her sudden death will not face criminal action unless new evidence comes to light. High Court family judge Mr Justice Peter Jackson has ruled that 48-year-old Paul... Read more
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Farming Life
Star Wars actor John Boyega storms intoStar Wars actor John Boyega, singer Adele and actress Emma Watson have been nam
Star Wars actor John Boyega storms into
Farming Life / Posted 25 days ago
Star Wars actor John Boyega, singer Adele and actress Emma Watson have been named among the 30 most influential Europeans in the entertainment industry. In the first "30 Under 30 Europe" list, compiled by US magazine Forbes, the United Kingdom... Read more
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Sussex Express
East Sussex man arrested on suspicion of child neglectAn East Sussex man has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect following an
East Sussex man arrested on suspicion of child neglect
Sussex Express / Posted 28 days ago
An East Sussex man has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect following an investigation into alleged abuse at a young offenders centre in Kent. The 25-year-old is one of five men detained by police investigating allegations that staff... Read more
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Farming Life
UTV shareholders set to make £55m after £100m sale to ITVShareholders are expected to make £55 million following the sale of UTV to ITV,
UTV shareholders set to make £55m after £100m sale to ITV
Farming Life / Posted 30 days ago
Shareholders are expected to make £55 million following the sale of UTV to ITV, a company statement said. UTV Media has agreed to transfer its television assets for £100 million by the end of March. Some of Britain's best-known TV personalities... Read more
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Farming Life
Motorists warned after roads affected by snowfallsMotorists have been urged to take extra care in hazardous driving conditions as
Motorists warned after roads affected by snowfalls
Farming Life / Posted 30 days ago
Motorists have been urged to take extra care in hazardous driving conditions as snow swept across parts of the UK. Areas of Scotland, Wales, northern England and the Midlands were affected on Thursday, leading to difficult conditions on some... Read more
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