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Daily Mail
Poppy Day is cancelled by the policetraffic management firms to meet strict health and safety standards. Organiser
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
traffic management firms to meet strict health and safety standards. Organisers of the annual parade in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, which attracts about 10,000 people, say they need to raise £800 to save the event. Campaigners have blasted... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Private schools scrap prize-giving to spare children's feelingsthem the chance to celebrate the achievements of their fellow pupils. Mr Bridg
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
them the chance to celebrate the achievements of their fellow pupils. Mr Bridgen, a Conservative who represents North West Leicestershire, said: "Life is competitive and that is a lesson that needs to be learned at school - the sooner the... Read more
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Gazette
CRICKET; Gloucestershire coach Dawson delighted that Chris Liddle has signed for 2018Liddle made his first class debut for Gloucestershire in the opening home Specs
Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
Liddle made his first class debut for Gloucestershire in the opening home Specsavers County Championship match against Leicestershire. Liddle arrived at The Brightside Ground at the start of the 2016 season on a two-year contract following a... Read more
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Daily Star
Killer Clown craze is BACK: Horror sightings terrify Britsby people dressed as clowns over the course of two days. Gloucestershire Polic
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
by people dressed as clowns over the course of two days. Gloucestershire Police received six reports in 48 hours, while in Leicestershire one woman was scared so badly she went into early labour. In Plymouth a man posted a video online showing him... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Desperate mum struggles to keep heating on 24/7 as son is 'so cold he's blue'is worried rising energy prices mean she won't be able to keep her son warm thr
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
is worried rising energy prices mean she won't be able to keep her son warm through winter. Ashleigh, from Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, said: "They stopped the benefits without any warning or assessment. "It's ridiculous that they can claim my... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Furness table tennis ace Ben shines for Lancashiretwo Lancashire teams in the same season, travelled to Rugby for matches against
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
two Lancashire teams in the same season, travelled to Rugby for matches against Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, Staffordshire and Leicestershire. Along with team-mates Toby Ellis and Rhys Davies, he helped the county to four wins from four on the... Read more
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metro
Men 'high on Spice' crawl limply across the street in broad daylightto be in the town centre. ‘It does scare people, I don’t feel safe around drun
metro / Posted 2 days ago
to be in the town centre. ‘It does scare people, I don’t feel safe around drunk, high people that approach me.’ A Leicestershire Police spokeswoman said: ‘We were called at 5.27pm to reports of men in the road. The road was cleared before... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Living Dead - Shocking footage shows two men collapsed in middle of street after getting high on Zombie drug Spiceto be in the town centre. "It does scare people, I don't feel safe around drun
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
to be in the town centre. "It does scare people, I don't feel safe around drunk, high people that approach me." A Leicestershire Police spokeswoman said: "We were called at 5.27pm to reports of men in the road. Spice is often called... Read more
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chad
Employment gap closes in on East Midlandsfigures released by the Office for National Statistics show the number of peopl
chad / Posted 2 days ago
figures released by the Office for National Statistics show the number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire fell by 100 overall in September (32,395) when compared with Augus... Read more
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metro
These are the UK’s most wanted criminals that are still on the runin packaging surrounding air conditioning units, was seized by HM Revenue and C
metro / Posted 3 days ago
in packaging surrounding air conditioning units, was seized by HM Revenue and Customs during a joint operation with Leicestershire police in 2007. Customs officers found the drugs hidden in the struts of pallets upon which the machinery was... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Young Suffolk athlete Elliot Gladwell wins three World Championship gold medalsa triathlon. And he then won the under 13 category at the British Triathlon In
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
a triathlon. And he then won the under 13 category at the British Triathlon Inter Regional Championship at Mallory Park in Leicestershire this summer. Proud dad Simon said: “He started with a biathlon last year where he won the national... Read more
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Louth Leader
Lincolnshire Police support ‘anti-slavery day’298 allegations of MSHT in the East Midlands since the act came into force in J
Louth Leader / Posted 4 days ago
298 allegations of MSHT in the East Midlands since the act came into force in July 2015 (that’s 80 in Derbyshire, 77 in Leicestershire, 41 in Lincolnshire, 34 in Northamptonshire and 66 in Nottinghamshire). Since then, in 2015 30 offences were... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Lincolnshire Police support ‘anti-slavery day’298 allegations of MSHT in the East Midlands since the act came into force in J
Horncastle Today / Posted 4 days ago
298 allegations of MSHT in the East Midlands since the act came into force in July 2015 (that’s 80 in Derbyshire, 77 in Leicestershire, 41 in Lincolnshire, 34 in Northamptonshire and 66 in Nottinghamshire). Since then, in 2015 30 offences were... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man stabbed in the heart by sadist cannibal after being lured to threesomeMore Mr Smith, a forklift truck driver from Tamworth, was attacked in his car
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
More Mr Smith, a forklift truck driver from Tamworth, was attacked in his car on an industrial estate in Shepshed, Leicestershire, on the night of March 16. Both of his killers were from the town. Law, 21, had earlier sent the victim an... Read more
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birminghammail
Teen GUILTY of murdering man who was offered a threesomefound him guilty after deliberating for almost 14 hours, the Leicester Mercury
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
found him guilty after deliberating for almost 14 hours, the Leicester Mercury reported . The men, both from Shepshed in Leicestershire, now face life jail terms and are awaiting a sentencing date.Timothy Smith. Mr Smith was attacked in his car... Read more
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Sussex Express
Beer signs new contract with Sussexand a strike rate of 17.1. Will played in three One-Day Cup matches, the Specs
Sussex Express / Posted 5 days ago
and a strike rate of 17.1. Will played in three One-Day Cup matches, the Specsavers County Championship match against Leicestershire in July and against South Africa A at Arundel in May. During that tour match, he took 6-29 in the South... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Beer signs new contract with Sussexand a strike rate of 17.1. Will played in three One-Day Cup matches, the Specs
Chichester Observer / Posted 5 days ago
and a strike rate of 17.1. Will played in three One-Day Cup matches, the Specsavers County Championship match against Leicestershire in July and against South Africa A at Arundel in May. During that tour match, he took 6-29 in the South... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Furious farmer filmed 'ramming' a fox hunt protester with his quad bikeanybody else want some? You are on private property, I can do what I want.” Th
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
anybody else want some? You are on private property, I can do what I want.” The video was filmed near Ratcliffe Culey, Leicestershire, on Saturday, as Atherstone Hunt took to the field. A spokesman for West Midlands Hunt Saboteurs said: “We... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Raging' farmer mows down hunt saboteur with a quad bikewine salesman, 23, who stole £3,000-worth of... Share this article The video
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
wine salesman, 23, who stole £3,000-worth of... Share this article The video was filmed during the fox hunt near the Leicestershire village of Ratcliffe Culey. When three men reach a road by the track, a bald man points at the protesters'... Read more
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birminghammail
Hunt saboteurs allegedly RAMMED by quad bikeoverall-clad man appears to collide with one of the saboteurs, knocking him bac
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
overall-clad man appears to collide with one of the saboteurs, knocking him backwards and into a ditch. A spokesman for Leicestershire Police confirmed they are investigating the incident after a man suffered minor injuries after being involved... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Harry Fricker wins Suffolk Schools Golf Championshipin California in July after winning British Junior Golf Tour’s qualifying tourn
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
in California in July after winning British Junior Golf Tour’s qualifying tournament at Park Hill Golf Club in Leicestershire. Her round of 81 put her one shot ahead of Lili-Rose Hunt of Droitwich, who will also make the trip, in the... Read more
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Ekklesia
White poppy sales rise as British Legion criticised over exclusion of civilianssex or age. We need to commemorate all the victims of war.” Another person int
Ekklesia / Posted 5 days ago
sex or age. We need to commemorate all the victims of war.” Another person interviewed in the video, Jess Amy Dixon from Leicestershire, says: “One reason I wear a white poppy is that I'm a feminist. Women and children are often the unseen... Read more
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Oxford Mail
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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Gazette
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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guardian-series
Ex-England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Ex-England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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Harrow Times
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Ex-England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace Road.... Read more
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The News and Star
Paul Nixon appointed head coach at LeicestershireCumbrian Paul Nixon has been named the new head coach at his former club Leices
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
Cumbrian Paul Nixon has been named the new head coach at his former club Leicestershire. The former England wicketkeeper, from Langwathby, today said he was "immensely proud" to have landed the role. It sees the 46-year-old take the top job at... Read more
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The News and Star
England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ex-England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Ex-England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon appointed head coach of LeicestershireFormer England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head c
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has returned to Leicestershire as head coach, the county have announced. The 46-year-old, who won five trophies during his playing days with the Foxes, has succeeded Pierre de Bruyn in the role at Grace... Read more
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express
CRUEL HOAX: McCann's claim they've been 'targeted by psychic who knows TRUTH about Maddie'pain and I’ve alerted them and the police Clarence Mitchell, Kate and Gerry Mc
express / Posted 6 days ago
pain and I’ve alerted them and the police Clarence Mitchell, Kate and Gerry McCann He said the couple, from of Rothley, Leicestershire, were “appalled” by offers after Ms Kelly contacted them. She wrote: “I kept these dreams under wraps since... Read more
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Daily Mirror
More than 400 taxi drivers have been stripped of their licences since Januarythan a dozen sex attacks outside London (Image: Moment RM) Forces in Greater M
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
than a dozen sex attacks outside London (Image: Moment RM) Forces in Greater Manchester, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire and Avon and Somerset have recorded 13 alleged sex attacks by Uber drivers since... Read more
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Horse and Hound
8 times outstanding livery yard owners went above and beyondto coming with us to our first affiliated British Dressage competition, our liv
Horse and Hound / Posted 6 days ago
to coming with us to our first affiliated British Dressage competition, our livery yard owner, Laura Clark of EquiSalus, Leicestershire is not only my horses carer but a friend too” — Jade Ormandy6. Immaculate stable management “I am fortunate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Psychic 'targets' Madeleine McCann's parentsMadeleine vanished from a holiday apartment in Portugal's Praia da Luz in May 2
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Madeleine vanished from a holiday apartment in Portugal's Praia da Luz in May 2007 The couple from Rothley, in Leicestershire, hold onto a glimmer of hope their daughter could still be alive after nearly 10 and a half years. She would... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Trader wins battle over 'anti-Muslim' mugsCharnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
Charnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of three years in Loughborough Vintage Market, Leicestershire. But on Wednesday she received a phone call from the market authorities and now has a meeting with the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Trader wins battle over 'anti-Muslim' mugsCharnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Charnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of three years in Loughborough Vintage Market, Leicestershire. But on Wednesday she received a phone call from the market authorities and now has a meeting with the... Read more
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This is West Country
The Humble Pie Company produce handmade artisan pies direct from SomersetPie Awards six weeks after we first started. “We entered four or five classes.
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
Pie Awards six weeks after we first started. “We entered four or five classes. We took the pies up to Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire on the Tuesday and then came home. "I ticked the box I would like to attend the award luncheon but never ever... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Didcot trader needs a knightcap as 'anti-Muslim' claim makes mug of councilCharnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
Charnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of three years in Loughborough Vintage Market, Leicestershire. But on Wednesday she received a phone call from the market authorities and now has a meeting with the... Read more
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express
Gerry and Kate McCann snub new Maddie documentaryof the series, which could cost £20million. Last week an executive working for
express / Posted 6 days ago
of the series, which could cost £20million. Last week an executive working for the London-based firm visited Rothley, Leicestershire, where the McCanns live and spent hours interviewing journalists who have chronicled the story.Related... Read more
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Spalding Today
HOLBEACH PARISH COUNCIL: Tougher guidelines ahead for funding in communityfor 39 homes in Holbeach has gone to an appeal after it was originally turned d
Spalding Today / Posted 6 days ago
for 39 homes in Holbeach has gone to an appeal after it was originally turned down on noise disturbance grounds. Leicestershire developers Benchmark Properties want to build a mix of one, two and three-bedroom homes on land off the A17... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Didcot trader needs a knightcap as 'anti-Muslim' claim makes mug of councilCharnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Charnwood Council's trading terms and conditions and had to leave her pitch of three years in Loughborough Vintage Market, Leicestershire. But on Wednesday she received a phone call from the market authorities and now has a meeting with the... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
MSOC Tripped Up by No. 6 MSUNittany Lion shot was blocked in the 84th minute that led to a corner kick for
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 7 days ago
Nittany Lion shot was blocked in the 84th minute that led to a corner kick for the Blue and White. Ryan Holland (Leicestershire, United Kingdom) was served the ball inside the box and took a header that went wide for Penn State. The... Read more
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chroniclelive
Trimaan 'Harry' Dhillon's desperate prison cell bid for freedomdate has not been set.” Dhillon had driven 120 miles from his barracks near Ed
chroniclelive / Posted 7 days ago
date has not been set.” Dhillon had driven 120 miles from his barracks near Edinburgh to confront Alice, originally from Leicestershire, when got home from work.Alice Ruggles (Image: PA) Alice, an employee at Sky in Newcastle, was found dead in... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Motorcyclist dies after crash with car in Leicestershiredied following a crash with a car. The male rider was fatally injured in a col
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
died following a crash with a car. The male rider was fatally injured in a collision on the Rempstone Road at Belton in Leicestershire, near East Midlands Airport, at about 11am on Saturday. A Lexus CT200 car travelling in the opposite... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Motorcyclist dies after crash with car in Leicestershiredied following a crash with a car. The male rider was fatally injured in a col
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
died following a crash with a car. The male rider was fatally injured in a collision on the Rempstone Road at Belton in Leicestershire, near East Midlands Airport, at about 11am on Saturday. A Lexus CT200 car travelling in the opposite... Read more
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