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Lancashire Telegraph
Evicted travellers set up new campjust imagine if tax-paying residents tried this on. “We would be in front of m
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
just imagine if tax-paying residents tried this on. “We would be in front of magistrates and fined.” A spokesman from Blackburn with Darwen Council said: “Blackburn with Darwen Council owns the land on either side where the travellers are, the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
30 pictures of £2million cinema revampLabour Cabinet Minister Jack Straw has been invited as Mr Suri’s company is beh
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Labour Cabinet Minister Jack Straw has been invited as Mr Suri’s company is behind a new £6.5million cinema to be built in Blackburn town centre. The firm is also building a new cinema in Chorley. Mr Suri said he had decided to revamp the Burnley... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Art classes earn Blackburn volunteer Heidi an awardcelebration after she was recognised for the work she does for people with ment
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
celebration after she was recognised for the work she does for people with mental health conditions. Heidi Forster, from Blackburn, received the Dignity and Respect award at the Making Space Volunteer and Service User Awards, held to mark the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former Blackburn trade school could be demolished to make way for housingtrade school could be demolished to make way for housing. The Higher Croft Voc
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
trade school could be demolished to make way for housing. The Higher Croft Vocational Learning Centre in Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, catered for 14-19 year olds, offering practical brick-laying, painting, decorating and joinery lessons. But it... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Mum-of-two set to return to the classroom as one of the first trainees on the Tauheedul Future Teachers programmea school routine than she was packing up her own pencil case and books to comme
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
a school routine than she was packing up her own pencil case and books to commence teacher training at The Olive School, Blackburn. She is among the first trainees on the Tauheedul Future Teachers programme, a one year programme that leads to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Plans to carry out repair works to swimming pool roof at 500-old school lodgedswimming pool roof at a 500-year-old school have been lodged. Queen Elizabeth’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
swimming pool roof at a 500-year-old school have been lodged. Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School (QEGS) in, West Park Road, Blackburn has asked for permission to conduct the ‘roof recovering works’ to its swimming pool building. Planning documents... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Prince William quizzes addicts on legalisation of drugspressure growing in areas about legalising drugs and things like that. What are
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
pressure growing in areas about legalising drugs and things like that. What are your individual opinions on that?" Heather Blackburn (49) told him that she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
On this day in history...20th September20 Sep 2005 FLC2 Gillingham A 2-3 O'Neil, Taylor p Att: 4,903 Click here fo
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 hours ago
20 Sep 2005 FLC2 Gillingham A 2-3 O'Neil, Taylor p Att: 4,903 Click here for match detailsSat 20 Sep 2003 PL Blackburn Rovers H 1-2 De Zeeuw Att:20,024 Click here for match detailsSat 20 Sep 1997 Div 1 Nottm Forest A... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
One of two men caught for breaking into an Oswaldtwistle shop looked straight into the CCTV camera before disconnecting the wireof two men who broke into an Oswaldtwistle shop and looked straight into the CC
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
of two men who broke into an Oswaldtwistle shop and looked straight into the CCTV camera before disconnecting the wire. Blackburn magistrates heard Kieran Brendan Devlin was identified from the footage recorded before the equipment was tampered... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man who attacked two women had a 'dagger-style' knife, court heardassaulting two females was found to have a small dagger type knife in his posse
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
assaulting two females was found to have a small dagger type knife in his possession. Ahmish Hussain, of Sherwood Road, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to assaulting Aleena Awan by spitting at her and assaulting Gemma Feast and possession of the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Cathedral to offer new business boss up to £50k salaryis to appoint a £50,000-a-year executive director to run its administration. W
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
is to appoint a £50,000-a-year executive director to run its administration. When appointed, the business boss of Blackburn Cathedral will earn more than the county’s Bishop. The decision to seek a high-flyer for the brand new post comes... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Council bosses slam DWP for lack on communicationsign of replacement. Darwen job centre is scheduled to close on Friday, meanin
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
sign of replacement. Darwen job centre is scheduled to close on Friday, meaning service users will be forced to travel to Blackburn to sign on. The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) announced plans to merge the centre with the Blackburn site... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Woman to take part in 30-mile walk in memory of husbanda nurse at University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN). After she finished the co
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
a nurse at University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN). After she finished the course, she worked as a staff nurse at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital and at Clitheroe Community Hospital. She then worked for East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man attacked woman's car after she parked in 'his' spaceto answer a call on her mobile and a man ran over to her car and smashed the dr
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
to answer a call on her mobile and a man ran over to her car and smashed the driver's side window with a metal bar. Blackburn magistrates heard Christopher James Ashworth had become "paranoid" about people parking in the space outside his... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
LUFC On This Day - September 20thUnited (A) W 2-0 League 1 2011 Manchester United (H) L 0-3 League Cup 2014 Hu
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 hours ago
United (A) W 2-0 League 1 2011 Manchester United (H) L 0-3 League Cup 2014 Huddersfield Town (H) W 3-0 Championship 2016 Blackburn Rovers (H) W 1-0 League Cup Birthdays 1944 Paul Madeley (73) Leeds 1962-1980 1977 Richard Cresswell (40) Leeds... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man who plied teenage boy with drugs before raping and sexually assaulting him has been jailed for 19 yearssexual satisfaction' has been jailed for 19 years. Preston Crown Court heard T
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
sexual satisfaction' has been jailed for 19 years. Preston Crown Court heard Terrence Eastwood, 64, of Melfort Close, Blackburn, continued to abuse his victim after he contracted HIV. Eastwood, who was described in court as a 'sexual... Read more
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Bolton News
Ever fancied running a pub? These boozers need landlords and landladiesfor The Pineapple Inn and The Bay Mare, both in Astley Bridge, and The Lever Br
Bolton News / Posted 5 hours ago
for The Pineapple Inn and The Bay Mare, both in Astley Bridge, and The Lever Bridge in Darcy Lever. The Pineapple Inn in Blackburn Road is described as prominently situated, on a busy crossroad in a highly populated area, and surrounded by... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Courier who led police on chase with two burst tyres avoids jailWhitewell Bottom, pleaded guilty to dangerous driving. But a second charge of d
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Whitewell Bottom, pleaded guilty to dangerous driving. But a second charge of driving without insurance was sent back to Blackburn Magistrates Court. Defending, Jonathan Norman, said his client had problems with his decision making and could not... Read more
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The Chronicle
Ann Lauterbauch discusses poetry, inspiration in public readingby the English department and the Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies departme
The Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
by the English department and the Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies department, the public reading was a part of the Blackburn Poetry Series, in which the English Department invite talented poets and fiction writers every year to read their... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Man killed as he’s holding babyHe then surrendered to police. Pargo’s death is the 14th homicide in Youngstow
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 hours ago
He then surrendered to police. Pargo’s death is the 14th homicide in Youngstown this year. Chief of Detectives Capt. Brad Blackburn said Pargo and his girlfriend had argued several hours earlier. She had left with her children but left the infant... Read more
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Daily Mirror
United 'ready huge bonus' to try and tempt Alexis Sanchezto greater things, report the Manchester Evening News . Before Mourinho arrive
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
to greater things, report the Manchester Evening News . Before Mourinho arrived on these shores, the likes of Leicester, Blackburn and Middlesbrough ruled the roost in England's lesser competition, but since his 2005 entrance, both the Manchester... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Everton and the League Cup - time to change the recordround thanks to their fourth place finish the year before - by eventual UEFA Cu
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
round thanks to their fourth place finish the year before - by eventual UEFA Cup (ask your dad) finalists Middlesbrough. Blackburn repeated the trick in the 08/09 season, where despite being handed a bye once more, a Robbie Fowler-inspired Rovers... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
This therapy dog was shot ‘point blank’ by a hunter—right in front of its ownerValley, the rehabilitation center where Calderoni works. Calderoni held the dyi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 hours ago
Valley, the rehabilitation center where Calderoni works. Calderoni held the dying dog. That’s when her colleague, Markie Blackburn, yelled: “Put the gun down.” “It was very in plain sight,” Blackburn said. “It was really shocking.” Conservation... Read more
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Island Packet
This therapy dog was shot ‘point blank’ by a hunter—right in front of its ownerValley, the rehabilitation center where Calderoni works. Calderoni held the dyi
Island Packet / Posted 8 hours ago
Valley, the rehabilitation center where Calderoni works. Calderoni held the dying dog. That’s when her colleague, Markie Blackburn, yelled: “Put the gun down.” “It was very in plain sight,” Blackburn said. “It was really shocking.” Conservation... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Adelaide splint start-up hopes to go globalallowing it to stay on during x-rays, so the patient doesn't have to undergo ad
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
allowing it to stay on during x-rays, so the patient doesn't have to undergo additional discomfort," creator Scott Blackburn said. Mr Blackburn said that currently, fractured limbs are commonly secured using sling bandages and carboard... Read more
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Bolton News
Attempted cable theft or vandalism halts train services at Bolton Stationhowever once the last train has gone, repair work will be carried out. Affecte
Bolton News / Posted 14 hours ago
however once the last train has gone, repair work will be carried out. Affected routes are between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn,Clitheroe, Blackpool North; between Huddersfield and Blackpool North and also between Manchester International... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Wealthy Nashville auto dealer forms Super PAC to back Corker GOP primary challengerChuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., in Tennessee's 3rd Congressional District. The aut
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., in Tennessee's 3rd Congressional District. The auto dealer is a supporter of U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn. He also has contributed to U.S. Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn. But last year Beaman contributed to Black's... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Prince William speaks with former addictsWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was 'a good idea' and that money was wasted on 'drug laws'. 'Most... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump Encouraged Corker to Seek Another Term, Despite Recent FrictionTennessee and announced his bid last week. Notably absent from the list of pot
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
Tennessee and announced his bid last week. Notably absent from the list of potential challengers is Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn, who nipped widespread speculation in the bud in June when she announced she would not be running for the seat.... Read more
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News.com.au
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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Weekly Times
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
Weekly Times / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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Herald Sun
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
Herald Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Junior League of Jackson presents more than $120,000 in grants to JPSof Jackson presented a check for over $120,000 to Jackson Public Schools (JPS).
WJTV Jackson / Posted 16 hours ago
of Jackson presented a check for over $120,000 to Jackson Public Schools (JPS). The check donation ceremony took place at Blackburn Middle School. According to JPS officials, the Junior League worked with the Community Foundation of Greater... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Prince William talks with Aust addictWilliam is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 hours ago
William is likely to have come across in his support for the homeless charities Centrepoint and The Passage. Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". "Most... Read more
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Gazette
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictspeople to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dange
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 hours ago
people to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dangers there - what are the feelings?" Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". She... Read more
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guardian-series
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
guardian-series / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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Harrow Times
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Harrow Times / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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This is West Country
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
This is West Country / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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Gazette News
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Gazette News / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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Bolton News
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Bolton News / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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Daily Mail
Father-be Prince William looks relaxed as he visits London charitypeople to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dange
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
people to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dangers there - what are the feelings?' Heather Blackburn, 49, was the first to reply and said she thought the legalisation of drugs was 'a good idea' and that money was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
There's one huge reason why Man United will take the Carabao Cup seriouslyto greater things, report the Manchester Evening News . Before Mourinho arrive
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
to greater things, report the Manchester Evening News . Before Mourinho arrived on these shores, the likes of Leicester, Blackburn and Middlesbrough ruled the roost in England's lesser competition, but since his 2005 entrance, both the Manchester... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictspeople to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dange
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
people to actually get a very good idea as to, you know, what are the big dangers there - what are the feelings?" Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was "a good idea" and that money was wasted on "drug laws". She... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
William discusses drug legalisation with former addictscan learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@Kensingt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 hours ago
can learn life skills. pic.twitter.com/nqTGwGJGrc— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 19, 2017 Heather Blackburn, 49, said she thought the legalisation of drugs was “a good idea” and that money was wasted on “drug laws”. She... Read more
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