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Daily Telegraph
Which are better: British or foreign beaches?to “the most beautiful beach”. It was - you guessed it - in a “beautiful part o
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
to “the most beautiful beach”. It was - you guessed it - in a “beautiful part of the world,” otherwise known as Seaford, in Dorset. I’ll concede that the crab served at the pretty Angel Inn pub overlooking the beach, was tasty. And the beer was... Read more
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The Comet
New warehouse site could bring 1,250 jobs to Biggleswade, says developerbecome a well-established employment location with major occupiers including Li
The Comet / Posted 17 hours ago
become a well-established employment location with major occupiers including Liebherr Cranes, Bibby Distribution, Jordans Dorset Ryvita and Kramp, among others. Speaking about the purchase, DB Symmetry director Christian Matthews said: “Stratton... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Chief Inspector of prisons: jail violence increasingthat despite the recruitment of hundreds more prison officers, violence in jail
Channel 4 News / Posted 17 hours ago
that despite the recruitment of hundreds more prison officers, violence in jails is increasing, His report on one prison in Dorset found the drug spice was now cheaper than cigarettes and fuelling very high levels of violence. Portland prison’s... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
West Dorset: How a old-fashioned corner of England became a modern gastronomic capitalThe thriving food scene in West Dorset was first established when Hugh Fearnley
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
The thriving food scene in West Dorset was first established when Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall began his River Cottage empire in Netherbury in the 1990s. HFW’s effect has been co-opted by Mark Hix, the Dorset native, with his popular Oyster and Fish... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Arts Previewmuch more than a joke writer. These are magnificent characters and this is a pl
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
much more than a joke writer. These are magnificent characters and this is a play that will live for a very long time.” DORSET – The Dorset Players, the local nonprofit community theater group, will host a special open house for members of the... Read more
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express
BHS boss Dominic Chappell says he missed court summons because he was on a boatbefore Brighton magistrates accused of not complying with requests three times.
express / Posted yesterday
before Brighton magistrates accused of not complying with requests three times. Chappell, of Winterborne Clenston, Dorset, represented himself at the hearing, saying his lawyer had been called away to a family emergency without being able... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Racist' tapestry finished by Prince Charles may go on displayby Prince Charles because it depicts them as 'subhuman, warlike savages' New W
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
by Prince Charles because it depicts them as 'subhuman, warlike savages' New World Tapestry took 20 years for Devon and Dorset volunteers to complete The National Congress of American Indians says it shows them as 'subhuman' Prince Charles... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
New £2.2m lifeboat arrives in Llandudno this weekendclass lifeboat to be stationed on the Welsh coast. RNLI volunteers have travel
North Wales Pioneer / Posted yesterday
class lifeboat to be stationed on the Welsh coast. RNLI volunteers have travelled to the charity’s headquarters in Poole, Dorset to take part in a week’s training before bringing the lifeboat named William F Yates on the 400-mile journey to... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Woman reported missing in Dorset found at home in SurreyA woman reported missing in Dorset was found to have made her own way back to h
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
A woman reported missing in Dorset was found to have made her own way back to her home in Surrey after becoming separated from her family. Mary Harper, 56, had been walking near Durlston Castle in Swanage with members of her family on Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best seaside fish and chip shops in the UKthe template little – but does offer cod roe and skate for those who feel like
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the template little – but does offer cod roe and skate for those who feel like trying something different. Lyme Regis, Dorset Lyme's Fish Bar is one of a number of possibilities for cod with all the trimmings in the Dorset resort town of Lyme... Read more
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Gazette
TRIATHLON: Sweet and Lai do well in Weymouth eventWeymouth. The swim course is a 1.2 mile clockwise lap of Weymouth Bay followed
Gazette / Posted yesterday
Weymouth. The swim course is a 1.2 mile clockwise lap of Weymouth Bay followed by a 56 mile bike ride around the rolling Dorset Country side then finishing off with a 13.1 mile run around Weymouth’s esplanade. The competition was expected to... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Sam Blackledge quits Herald for ITV WestcountryEvening News, overseeing video content across all channels of the paper’s websi
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Evening News, overseeing video content across all channels of the paper’s website. * Sports reporter Dan Rose has left the Dorset Echo to join the Bournemouth Echo in the same role. On the move yourself? Let us know via email at editor@htfp.co.uk... Read more
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Western Advocate
From snig to the shear at Trunkey Creek Showmarket could be a little softer again. Mark Horsburgh, TWG LandmarkDiary dates
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
market could be a little softer again. Mark Horsburgh, TWG LandmarkDiary dates Thursday, September 21: Windy Hill Poll Dorset Rams at Carcoar Showground, 1pm Friday, September 22: Bella Lana Merino Rams at Dripstone. Tuesday, September 26:... Read more
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SKY News
Burglaries may get 'lighter approach' as police chief admits staff at breaking pointof pressure on police forces up and down the country, which are already having
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
of pressure on police forces up and down the country, which are already having to make millions of pounds of savings. The Dorset police force is facing a possible merger with neighbouring Devon and Cornwall, while earlier this year a detective... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
One in five Portland prisoners developed drug habit behind bars, survey revealsacross the estate. HM Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) found safety had deterior
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
across the estate. HM Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) found safety had deteriorated at Portland, a Category C facility in Dorset holding around 500 adult and young adult male prisoners. Chief Inspector of Prisons Peter Clarke said: "64% of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Poll Dorset rams to $12,000THE Australasian Dorset Championships sale at Bendigo on Monday topped at $12,0
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE Australasian Dorset Championships sale at Bendigo on Monday topped at $12,000. Abelene Park, at Tamworth, was the top vendor for the second year in a row and Mike King, of Netley Park at Mundulla in South Australia, was the buyer. Mr King said... Read more
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Online Recruitment
TeamJobs seeks new recruiters as digital boom continuesStory is director of Silicon South Limited, the body driving the growth of the
Online Recruitment / Posted 2 days ago
Story is director of Silicon South Limited, the body driving the growth of the creative digital sector in Dorset. He said: “Since launching in 2015, Tech Nation’s annual report has shown Bournemouth and Poole punching far above... Read more
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metro
Are we ready to start eating vegetable cereal?enough to wake up at six AM and blend wheat grass with almond milk is a bit bey
metro / Posted 2 days ago
enough to wake up at six AM and blend wheat grass with almond milk is a bit beyond a lot of us. Which might be why Dorset Cereals (those nice fancy ones that come in the pretty boxes) have gone and put vegetables in a cereal. Now this idea... Read more
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The New Statesman
“I don’t want to burst into tears on stage”: The Magnetic Fields’ Stephin Merrittof eeriness and inventiveness that have been constants in paleoart since De la
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
of eeriness and inventiveness that have been constants in paleoart since De la Beche settled down to paint Jurassic Dorset. Tom Holland’s most recent book is “Dynasty: the Rise and fall of the House of Caesar” (Little, Brown)Paleoart Zoë... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Bournemouth Echo journalist publishes book of dad's PoW memoriesput on a charge.” The book is available from bookshops, Amazon or directly fro
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
put on a charge.” The book is available from bookshops, Amazon or directly from Roger by emailing roger.guttridge@btinternet.com. Roger will be signing copies at Sturminster Newton Museum, in Dorset, on Saturday 23rd September between 10am and 12... Read more
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birminghammail
Latest odds; Carsley's message; coach's aims; who is calling the shots?1-3 reverse to Preston at St Andrew’s on Saturday, which left Blues second from
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
1-3 reverse to Preston at St Andrew’s on Saturday, which left Blues second from bottom. But Redknapp, who commuted from Dorset regularly, believed he could have eventually succeeded at the club, given time. And he certainly enjoyed his time at... Read more
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birminghammail
What Harry will miss about Keeping Right On to Birmingham1-3 reverse to Preston at St Andrew’s on Saturday, which left Blues second from
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
1-3 reverse to Preston at St Andrew’s on Saturday, which left Blues second from bottom. But Redknapp, who commuted from Dorset regularly, believed he could have eventually succeeded at the club, given time. And he certainly enjoyed his time at... Read more
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HITC Sport
Are Everton now regretting not beating Bournemouth to signing Jermain Defoe?over Brighton and Hove Albion. It was Defoe's first strike for the Cherries si
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
over Brighton and Hove Albion. It was Defoe's first strike for the Cherries since 2001, when he spent time on loan in Dorset from then club West Ham United, and now means the striker has scored in 17 different Premier League... Read more
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metro
Britain gets its first paedophile sniffer dogsthe first outside the US to be trained in catching terrorists, paedophiles and
metro / Posted 3 days ago
the first outside the US to be trained in catching terrorists, paedophiles and fraudsters. Devon and Cornwall Police and Dorset Police have trained two dogs to detect digital storage devices, such as USB sticks, SD cards and hard drives.Massive... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Team effort delivers PGA Cup triumph for Great Britain & Irelandbearing the name of a Welsh seaside town, the silver pot sustained a dent in it
PGA European Tour / Posted 3 days ago
bearing the name of a Welsh seaside town, the silver pot sustained a dent in its lid when dislodged from its perch in rural Dorset by earth tremors caused by an errant bomb dropped by the Germans during World War II. Fast forward three-quarters of... Read more
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The New Statesman
Paleoart: the evolution of dinosaur paintings, from watercolours to Soviet visionsof eeriness and inventiveness that have been constants in paleoart since De la
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
of eeriness and inventiveness that have been constants in paleoart since De la Beche settled down to paint Jurassic Dorset. Tom Holland’s most recent book is “Dynasty: the Rise and fall of the House of Caesar” (Little, Brown)Paleoart Zoë... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Digital dogs’ in UK sniff hidden mobile devices, hard drives to combat terrorism, child pornagainst crime up to date in the 21st century—with highly trained dogs. The new
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
against crime up to date in the 21st century—with highly trained dogs. The newest addition to the Devon & Cornwall and Dorset police forces are two Digital Storage Detection Police Dogs, a first in the U.K. The “digital dogs” with their... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
New leaders vow ‘to take scandal-hit health trust forward’of services for people with mental health problems and disabilities, providing
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
of services for people with mental health problems and disabilities, providing services for 45,000 people in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Regarding the new appointments, Trust chair, Lynne Hunt said: “We are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mainly dry with showers expected across the countrysunshine, but there is the chance of a heavy shower later. Brisk north-westerly
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
sunshine, but there is the chance of a heavy shower later. Brisk north-westerly winds. Max temp 14-17C (57-63F). Somerset/Dorset/Devon/Cornwall It looks set to be mostly dry and bright with sunny periods, although one or two showers are possible... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Harrowing footage of badger left to bleed to death many hours after being caughtincineration. Last week the Government issued licences to extend the cull at 1
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
incineration. Last week the Government issued licences to extend the cull at 11 new areas in Devon, ­Wiltshire, Somerset, Dorset and Cheshire. It aims to prevent bovine TB. But Brian May said: “The case for killing wildlife as part of a strategy... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots to the fore as GB&I surge to PGA Cup victorybearing the name of a Welsh seaside town, the silver pot sustained a dent in it
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
bearing the name of a Welsh seaside town, the silver pot sustained a dent in its lid when dislodged from its perch in rural Dorset by earth tremors caused by an errant bomb dropped by the Germans during World War II. Fast forward three-quarters of... Read more
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Daily Echo
It's here - the UK's tallest mobile Ferris wheel opens in Southamptonhas been erected in the Bargate and is now open to the public. After arriving
Daily Echo / Posted 4 days ago
has been erected in the Bargate and is now open to the public. After arriving in Southampton on Friday, from the Great Dorset Steam Fair, its operators Eventive Funtime will spent the weekend constructing the sky high attraction. The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tia Sharp murderer 'stabbed one-eyed killer in the face in crazed jail attack'in a previous attack, maintains his innocence despite being convicted of murder
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
in a previous attack, maintains his innocence despite being convicted of murder (Image: PA)Read More His sister, Amy, from Dorset, claimed he was targeted because he has always denied his involvement in the murder. She claimed: "Omar didn't do... Read more
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express
Tia Sharp murderer ‘stabbed fellow inmate twice in face’in race assault trial Paedophile killer Stuart Hazell’s lies exposed by his EA
express / Posted 5 days ago
in race assault trial Paedophile killer Stuart Hazell’s lies exposed by his EARS, claims ... His sister Amy, from Dorset, said: “Omar didn’t do anything provocative. “Hazell just ran at him and jumped on him and started hitting him with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Families face £10 charge to get rid of waste - despite promises to ban feescould be forced to cut opening hours or even close if they don’t bring in fees.
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
could be forced to cut opening hours or even close if they don’t bring in fees. Many councils, including Surrey and Dorset, already charge for the service.There are fears the move could increase fly-tippingRead More In Oxfordshire,... Read more
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express
Steve Davis: Snooker’s Mr Boring is now DJ Thundermuscle!nearly three o’clock in the morning at the Bollywood stage at the Bestival musi
express / Posted 5 days ago
nearly three o’clock in the morning at the Bollywood stage at the Bestival music festival on the Lulworth Castle estate in Dorset. The crowd dancing to an eclectic mix of psychedelic and electronic tracks are not only having a great time but are... Read more
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Ipswich Star
This Singer hit all right notes for Bill’s memorable early adult lifeenjoying the area, particularly a trip across to Torquay. The journey back was,
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
enjoying the area, particularly a trip across to Torquay. The journey back was, thankfully, uneventful. A holiday camp in Dorset next year with another friend was followed by a more memorable weekend trip to Norfolk. We arrived at a Camping and... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
Bestival 2017: Site & Atmosphere ReviewBestival 2017 was held in Lulworth Estate in Dorset and featured a lineup of ac
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted 5 days ago
Bestival 2017 was held in Lulworth Estate in Dorset and featured a lineup of acts such as The XX, Pet Shop Boys and Dizzee Rascal. Since its naissance in 2004, it has been held at Robin Hill Country Park on the Isle of Wight, but only this year the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
They throw the book at TrumpBooks in Rutland, Mares was joined by two of his self-proclaimed “posse,” — for
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Books in Rutland, Mares was joined by two of his self-proclaimed “posse,” — former Rutland mayor Christopher Louras and Dorset writer and performer Bob Stannard, a former legislator and lobbyist, who read their own commentaries and others,... Read more
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express
Bournemouth 2 Brighton 1: Jermain Defoe inspires Cherries comeback as Jordon Ibe shinessaid he takes full responsibility for Bournemouth’s start to the season and the
express / Posted 6 days ago
said he takes full responsibility for Bournemouth’s start to the season and the club’s former defender remains a hero in Dorset after propelling the Cherries to the Premier League from League Two. But there were nevertheless a few groans from... Read more
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Daily Star
Louella Mitchie’s dad shares heart-melting instragram tribute photos of daughter28-year-old singer – whose real name is Ceon Broughton – was with her at the th
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
28-year-old singer – whose real name is Ceon Broughton – was with her at the three-day music festival at Lulworth Castle, Dorset. Following the discovery of her body in a forest on the edge of the site at 2am on Monday, he was arrested on... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Holby City actor John Michie shares picture of room filled with flowers for tragic daughter LouellaLouella." Louella Eve Fletcher-Michie, 25, was found in a wooded area on the e
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
Louella." Louella Eve Fletcher-Michie, 25, was found in a wooded area on the edge of the festival site at Lulworth Castle, Dorset, on Monday. Dorset Police arrested musician Ceon Broughton, 28, who was known to Ms Michie, on suspicion of her... Read more
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express
'A tragedy and disaster' Brian May condemns controversial badger cullparameters of the latest cull are far greater than previous years with shooting
express / Posted 6 days ago
parameters of the latest cull are far greater than previous years with shooting taking place in Cheshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Somerset and Wiltshire in the Government's war on bovine tuberculosis. It is... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bupa boss nearly lost job after jealous love rival launched homophobic hate campaign against himas he had never given any details to Blight about where his mother lived. He a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
as he had never given any details to Blight about where his mother lived. He and Mr Hynam, who live in Bournemouth, Dorset, decided not to go to the police at that point, hoping it would stop. Mr Levine didn't hear from him again until... Read more
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International Business Times
First UK sniffer dogs trained to target paedophiles, terrorists and fraudsters box which had a number of SD cards hidden inside. Chief Superintendent Jim Nye
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
box which had a number of SD cards hidden inside. Chief Superintendent Jim Nye, who combines joint operations between Dorset Police and Devon & Cornwall Police, said: "These dogs will give the police a new way to fight the threat of terrorism,... Read more
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express
Terror police dogs: British canines become first to be trained to catch jihadisand fraudsters. Police have trained two canines to detect digital storage devi
express / Posted 6 days ago
and fraudsters. Police have trained two canines to detect digital storage devices Devon and Cornwall Police and Dorset Police have trained two canines to detect digital storage devices, such as USB sticks, SD cards and hard... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Lowestoft care home team pick up top accolade at annual Kingsley healthcare awardsat the Ivy House Country Hotel in Oulton Broad yesterday, Kingsley CEO Daya Tha
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
at the Ivy House Country Hotel in Oulton Broad yesterday, Kingsley CEO Daya Thayan welcomed staff from as far afield as Dorset and Manchester, telling them: “You are the backbone of our operation and it is your commitment and compassion that we... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Breaking: Woman pleads guilty to part in Middle Rasen dog theft24, 2015. Petrie-Harrison was granted bail on condition that she does not cont
Horncastle Today / Posted 6 days ago
24, 2015. Petrie-Harrison was granted bail on condition that she does not contact any witnesses and lives at an address in Dorset Crescent, Basingstoke, Hampshire. She will next appear at Lincoln Crown Court on October 9. Adjourning her case... Read more
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Louth Leader
Breaking: Woman pleads guilty to part in Middle Rasen dog theft24, 2015. Petrie-Harrison was granted bail on condition that she does not cont
Louth Leader / Posted 6 days ago
24, 2015. Petrie-Harrison was granted bail on condition that she does not contact any witnesses and lives at an address in Dorset Crescent, Basingstoke, Hampshire. She will next appear at Lincoln Crown Court on October 9. Adjourning her case... Read more
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birminghammail
John Michie's daughter 'endorsed drug legalisation' before deathearlier this week. A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after Louell
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
earlier this week. A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after Louella Michie, 25, died at the music bash in Dorset. But Holby City star John, 60, insists his daughter's death was a "tragic accident", reports the Mirror. The body of... Read more
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