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This is Oxfordshire
New support service could be a lifeline for domestic abuse victims71 per cent of victims do not report it to the police. In a separate developme
This is Oxfordshire / Posted an hour ago
71 per cent of victims do not report it to the police. In a separate development, councillors from West Oxfordshire District Council will today vote on whether to approve funding of up to £35,000 per year for three years for domestic abuse... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
MOU brings improved efficiency to environmental managementof Ruapehu’s air, land and water just got a boost with the signing of a memoran
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
of Ruapehu’s air, land and water just got a boost with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Ruapehu District Council (RDC) and Horizons Regional Council.Under the MOU Ruapehu compliance officers are now contracted to provide... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kāpiti Coast District Council meets GWRCWednesday, 18 October 2017, 1:00 pmPress Release: Kapiti Coast District Council
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 1:00 pmPress Release: Kapiti Coast District Council 18 OCTOBER 2017 for joint-discussionKāpiti Coast District Council and Greater Wellington... Read more
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chad
Stags owner to mull over hotel plansinitially revealed plans to build a new hotel close to the One Call Stadium, bu
chad / Posted 7 hours ago
initially revealed plans to build a new hotel close to the One Call Stadium, but later placed a bid to work with Mansfield District Council to build a new facility on the site of Mansfield’s former bus station on Rosemary Street, which is currently... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Bridgeport ordered to hold two electionsseries of hearings Tuesday, Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis ruled that a fo
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 hours ago
series of hearings Tuesday, Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis ruled that a four-way Democratic primary for the two 133rd District council seats would be held Nov. 14, followed by a final election for the seats on Dec. 5. The judge also appointed... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bridgeport ordered to hold two electionsseries of hearings Tuesday, Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis ruled that a fo
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 hours ago
series of hearings Tuesday, Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis ruled that a four-way Democratic primary for the two 133rd District council seats would be held Nov. 14, followed by a final election for the seats on Dec. 5. The judge also appointed... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Chimes for Lunch replaces kitchen after poor hygiene reportfood hygiene inspection. Chimes for Lunch, in North Street, was given one out
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 8 hours ago
food hygiene inspection. Chimes for Lunch, in North Street, was given one out of five during an inspection by Mole Valley District Council in June after it was found to have a "very poor standard of cleaning" according to the report that was later... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Resource Consent Changes for Waikato DistrictWednesday, 18 October 2017, 11:10 amPress Release: Waikato District Council Re
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 11:10 amPress Release: Waikato District Council Resource consent changes that Waikato district residents need to be aware ofA number of Resource Management Act changes come... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Residential Sections Coming On Line as Hastings GrowsWednesday, 18 October 2017, 11:15 amPress Release: Hastings District Council S
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 11:15 amPress Release: Hastings District Council Sections coming on as Hastings growsResidential sections are coming on line – in both small and large scale... Read more
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Spalding Today
GEDNEY PARISH COUNCIL: Nursing home conversion plan goes to appealHouse Residential Home into a two-storey building for themselves. But their app
Spalding Today / Posted 9 hours ago
House Residential Home into a two-storey building for themselves. But their application was rejected by South Holland District Council in June on the grounds that there were no “special circumstances that would otherwise allow isolated homes... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jack Allen Community Hub to be Based in Levin RSAWednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:38 amPress Release: Horowhenua District Council
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:38 amPress Release: Horowhenua District Council Jack Allen Community Hub to be based in the Levin RSA and Community ClubA proposed new medical centre for Levin is one... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeRoy and Donna Halbur died trying to flee Tubbs Firede Paul’s chapter at Resurrection Catholic Church in Santa Rosa. Jack Tibbetts
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
de Paul’s chapter at Resurrection Catholic Church in Santa Rosa. Jack Tibbetts, executive director of St. Vincent de Paul district council of Sonoma County, said Mr. Halbur played an invaluable role on the board, offering reliable advice on how... Read more
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Spalding Today
Shelved A17 project cash could stay in South Holland if land is availablescheme was “flawed”. Coun Coupland said: “I’ve done a lot of lobbying at Count
Spalding Today / Posted 10 hours ago
scheme was “flawed”. Coun Coupland said: “I’ve done a lot of lobbying at County Hall on behalf of parish and South Holland District Councils to make sure that the scheme was thoroughly investigated and that it would good value for council tax... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Norwalk’s mayoral candidates to square off on business issuesand concluding Oct. 30. The league’s at-large council candidates forum is set
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
and concluding Oct. 30. The league’s at-large council candidates forum is set for Monday, Oct. 23, from 7-8:45 p.m. The in-district council candidates forum will follow from 9-9:45 p.m., also at City Hall, 125 East Ave. Board of Education... Read more
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The Comet
Arrests made after trio breached closure order in Letchworthin an anti-social manner and causing disturbance. Police worked in partnership
The Comet / Posted 12 hours ago
in an anti-social manner and causing disturbance. Police worked in partnership with North Herts Homes and North Herts District Council to gather evidence in support of a closure order. Following their investigation, they were granted a... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Ex-Olympian Craig Heap part of Sporting Centre of Excellence launchup for the scheme, which is hosted by Gresham’s School in Holt. The second yea
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 hours ago
up for the scheme, which is hosted by Gresham’s School in Holt. The second year of the programme, funded by North Norfolk District Council, again aims to help young people excelin a sport and give them an excellent coaching experience and the... Read more
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chad
Open for new businessesprogrammer. She is buried next to her father at St Mary Magdalene Church in Hu
chad / Posted 14 hours ago
programmer. She is buried next to her father at St Mary Magdalene Church in Hucknall. Councillor Cheryl Butler, Ashfield District Council leader, said: “It was a pleasure to be able to officially open the building on Ada Lovelace day. “The... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Here's how this Bookham restaurant scored a '1' for its food hygieneand food containers outside while staff cooked'. The Great Bookham Tandoori wa
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 14 hours ago
and food containers outside while staff cooked'. The Great Bookham Tandoori was visited by an inspector from Mole Valley District Council, who carry out the inspections on behalf of the Food Standards Agency (FSA), on August 2. It was given the... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Public warned to steer clear of Woodhall Spa woodsincluding Royal Navy divers and specialist sonar equipment. That second search
Horncastle Today / Posted 14 hours ago
including Royal Navy divers and specialist sonar equipment. That second search has also been completed. East Lindsey District Council has now taken over the site at Roughton Moor Woods. In a statement, the council said: “The community is... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Cantrell is happy after meeting new landlordswere pleased to meet our new landlords and are delighted that they have confirm
Banbury Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
were pleased to meet our new landlords and are delighted that they have confirmed that they will continue to take a similar approach.” Meanwhile, the club will continue to work closely with Cherwell District Council concerning an alternative... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Stansted Airport lowers growth target following public consultation on expansion plansstill mean an extra 1,800 flights a week compared to today’s levels.” Stansted
Ipswich Star / Posted 16 hours ago
still mean an extra 1,800 flights a week compared to today’s levels.” Stansted Airport says it has advised Uttlesford District Council of the change in its proposals and will now conduct further feedback sessions during November, ahead of... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Fines for littering in the Chichester district are about to arrivenext month people who drop litter face being fined in a major new crackdown. E
Chichester Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
next month people who drop litter face being fined in a major new crackdown. Enforcement officers from East Hampshire District Council will be patrolling the district from November 1 with powers to issue on-the-spot fines. Litterers will... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Northants cuts: Rural bus subsidies could be lost plus libraries to be reviewedthose who use the library for other services, such as computer workshops, regis
Banbury Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
those who use the library for other services, such as computer workshops, registration services and access to borough and district council services.” The opposition Labour group called the library cuts a ‘dark day’ for the county council. The... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
London Colney village to be neighboured by 4,000 home developmentfrom all over Hertsmere until November 30, however many London Colney residents
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 hours ago
from all over Hertsmere until November 30, however many London Colney residents, who fall under St Albans City and District Council, found out using social media. The areas suggested in the plans surround the M25 junction 23 and the A1,... Read more
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Daily Echo
READER LETTER: Objections to hotel demolition are shamefulof a more suitable place for the elderly to enjoy the twilight of their lives.
Daily Echo / Posted 18 hours ago
of a more suitable place for the elderly to enjoy the twilight of their lives. New Forest National Park Authority and the district council have an opportunity to show their compassion and agree to a sympathetic conversion of the building. The... Read more
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Gazette
Car park charges set to bring in extra £1.23 million for Stroud District Council over next five yearsCAR park charge changes could be set to bring in an extra £1.23 million for Str
Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
CAR park charge changes could be set to bring in an extra £1.23 million for Stroud District Council in the next five years. The proposed introduction of charges at currently free SDC car parks is expected to bring in an extra £330,000 by 2022. This... Read more
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Gazette News
Councillor who served for 50 years presented OBE by the Queenhis service to local government. He was presented the award by the monarch at
Gazette News / Posted 18 hours ago
his service to local government. He was presented the award by the monarch at the palace on Friday. He served on Maldon District Council from 1967 to 2007 and was appointed chairman for the council twice. He became an Essex County Councillor in... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Arun District Council backs A27 bypass route - Chichester Observer Councillors debated the A27 at the Arun Civic Centre l
Chichester Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
- Chichester Observer Councillors debated the A27 at the Arun Civic Centre last night Arun District Council has become the latest council to declare its... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Departing councillor likens North Norfolk District Council to North Korea Four members of the Independent group on NNDC. L-R, John Rest, Georgie Perry-
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 19 hours ago
Four members of the Independent group on NNDC. L-R, John Rest, Georgie Perry-Warnes, Nick Coppack and Angie Fitch-Tillett.Picture: John Rest Two more North Norfolk district... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DHO Cautions NGOs On Progress Reportsusing toilets properly during rainy season and drinking untreated water. In hi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
using toilets properly during rainy season and drinking untreated water. In his reaction, Vice Chairperson for Phalombe District Council Health and Environmental Committee, Councillor Fredrick Namulu, concurred with the DHO, noting that the... Read more
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This is West Country
Lidl reveals when it hopes to open its new Chard storeit has been revealed. A full planning application with more than 100 parking s
This is West Country / Posted 19 hours ago
it has been revealed. A full planning application with more than 100 parking spaces has been handed to South Somerset District Council. The retailer wants to demolish a series of buildings on the Brecknell Willis site, in Tapstone Road,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
RETAILER OF THE YEAR AWARDS: Nominations flood in for the top business in St Albansthey built the competition up with the support of the St Albans Civic Society,
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 20 hours ago
they built the competition up with the support of the St Albans Civic Society, the Chamber of Commerce and the District Council, with the aim of supporting and promoting the city centre. The competition did not run last year as they... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banbury MP slams health chiefs over Horton at Westminster debateof the lawfulness of Phase One consultation. “It is a poisoned chalice for who
Banbury Guardian / Posted 20 hours ago
of the lawfulness of Phase One consultation. “It is a poisoned chalice for whoever inherits the CCG job,” she said. “Our district council tops the leaderboard for housebuilding. In under ten years (after the last battle for the Horton), we find... Read more
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birminghammail
750 homes to be built in Lichfield after court appeal failsLichfield District Council is “very disappointed” to have lost its legal challe
birminghammail / Posted 20 hours ago
Lichfield District Council is “very disappointed” to have lost its legal challenge against the Secretary of State’s decision to grant planning permission on appeal for 750 homes on land at Curborough. The council believes the decision undermines... Read more
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birminghammail
Is there an empty home near you which could be brought back into use?Lichfield District Council is backing this week’s national campaign to bring em
birminghammail / Posted 20 hours ago
Lichfield District Council is backing this week’s national campaign to bring empty properties back into use. Empty Homes Week, which runs until Sunday October 22, is organised by the charity Empty Home, which uses the week to highlight the problem... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Chesterfield MP welcomes plans to transform town building into retirement homeselderly people. McCarthy and Stone wants to create 64 retirement homes at the
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 hours ago
elderly people. McCarthy and Stone wants to create 64 retirement homes at the former headquarters of North East Derbyshire District Council on Saltergate. Mr Perkins, who attended a recent public exhibition on the proposals, said: "I have been... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New Norfolk conservation trust aims to repeat “winning formula” after completing its second projectaccess so that people can feel a sense of ownership.” The Sustead project, whi
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
access so that people can feel a sense of ownership.” The Sustead project, which was funded by a £3,500 North Norfolk District Council Big Society Fund grant, has now been designated a Roadside Nature Reserve. Bat boxes installed at Sustead... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Extraordinary meeting to be held to discuss plan to build 200 new homesof the public are encouraged to attend the meeting, which is due to be held nex
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting, which is due to be held next week. If approved by Waveney District Council, the application would see up to 200 homes built, along with parking provisions, across a nine hectare... Read more
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Gazette
Planning applicationsTHE following applications were registered with Stroud District Council between
Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
THE following applications were registered with Stroud District Council between 02.10.17 and 09.10.17. Details can be found on the council's website stroud.gov.uk/apps/planning Berkeley: Far End, The Common, Berkeley Heath, construct a rear balcony;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEC to Allow Voters to Use Alternative IDs During Re-Run Pollsstatement. Commenting on the decision, returning officers from Tunduru Distric
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
statement. Commenting on the decision, returning officers from Tunduru District in Ruvuma Region Mr Abdul Kasembe, Urambo District Council in Tabora Region Ms Margareth Nakainga and Lushoto District in Tanga Region Mr Kazimbaya Makwega hailed the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namayingo Suspends Two Mining Firms Over Licencesin Banda village in 2008 and since then, the district has not benefitted from t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
in Banda village in 2008 and since then, the district has not benefitted from the mines. It is for such reasons that the district council passed a by-law, stopping such companies from extracting any minerals until they sign a memorandum of... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Should land off Bell Lane and Foxhall Road in Kesgrave be used for development?by the developer in December 2015 to build 300 homes, and after being rejected
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
by the developer in December 2015 to build 300 homes, and after being rejected by the planning committee at Suffolk Coastal District Council Persimmon opted to appeal the decision. Following the four-day inquiry over the summer, the Planning... Read more
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Daily Mail
BMX rider, 14, is lucky to be alive after colliding with rampwho is a pupil at St Ivo School, back in his family home in St Ives, Cambridges
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
who is a pupil at St Ivo School, back in his family home in St Ives, Cambridgeshire. A spokesman for Huntingdonshire District Council said: 'The council takes safety very seriously and we have signs to promote safety at the skate park in Hill... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Special election to be held in Bridgeportwho is trying to get back into city politics after an eight-year absence, sued
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
who is trying to get back into city politics after an eight-year absence, sued after he lost the primary for the 133rd District council seat by one absentee ballot vote. The mystery regarding that ballot — which appeared during a recount —... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Special election to be held in Bridgeportwho is trying to get back into city politics after an eight-year absence, sued
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
who is trying to get back into city politics after an eight-year absence, sued after he lost the primary for the 133rd District council seat by one absentee ballot vote. The mystery regarding that ballot — which appeared during a recount —... Read more
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NZCity
Dogs maul seal pups on Hawke's Bay beachesand mauling a fur seal pup to death. The dog's owner faces fines of up to $300
NZCity / Posted yesterday
and mauling a fur seal pup to death. The dog's owner faces fines of up to $3000 under the Dog Control Act and Hastings District Council has impounded the animal. The second incident was at Te Awanga on October 10, when DOC rangers arrived at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Grumpy Old Men Trust Supreme Winner at Community AwardsCommunity Awards.Voluntary groups from around the region gathered with represen
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Community Awards.Voluntary groups from around the region gathered with representatives from Trustpower, the Whanganui District Council, and the community at the War Memorial Centre to hear how 13 groups are making an impact in their... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Hundreds of empty homes across West Suffolk - councils call for owners to bring them back into usecouncils to coincide with National Empty Homes Week, which runs until Sunday.
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
councils to coincide with National Empty Homes Week, which runs until Sunday. Cllr Sara Mildmay-White, Forest Heath District Council and St Edmundsbury Borough Council cabinet member for housing, said: “We have a housing register of 2,378... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Machinga VSO Join Efforts to Protect Girls From Early Marriagesconfirmed, after a pregnancy test, that the Std 7 learner was indeed ten weeks
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
confirmed, after a pregnancy test, that the Std 7 learner was indeed ten weeks pregnant, according to police. Machinga District Council Chairperson, Margret Uladi, said child marriages and teen pregnancies are a concern in the district such... Read more
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birminghammail
Most households having to pay for bulky rubbish and garden waste collectionsamong the latest to bring in paid-for garden waste services, starting in Januar
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
among the latest to bring in paid-for garden waste services, starting in January. Councillors Iain Eadie, from Lichfield District Council, and Joy Goodall at Tamworth Borough Council, said councils were having to become more self-sufficient on... Read more
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