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Daily Telegraph
Four in five customer complaints which led to Uber being banned from York were made by the city’s taxi driverswas based mostly on complaints by local taxi companies, the Telegraph can discl
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
was based mostly on complaints by local taxi companies, the Telegraph can disclose. York, who in December became the third UK city to refuse the ride-hailing company a licence, had cited concerns about customer complaints as well as the 2016 data... Read more
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Junkee
The Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan Was The First Female Vocalist To Win The Hottest 100On March 20, 1993, two bombs planted by Irish republicans exploded in the UK ci
Junkee / Posted 6 days ago
On March 20, 1993, two bombs planted by Irish republicans exploded in the UK city of Warrington, injuring dozens and killing two young boys: 12-year-old Tim Parry and 3-year-old Jonathan Ball. The bombings shocked the UK and Ireland, and had a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police probe "inappropriate use" of funds claim at Scots theatre that launched James McAvoyNutini and James McAvoy. He was a member of the Paisley 2021 executive bid tea
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
Nutini and James McAvoy. He was a member of the Paisley 2021 executive bid team, the campaign for Paisley to be awarded UK City of Culture in 2021. Then the company chairman Donald Urquhart said it related to allegations of "irregular... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Capital of Culture 10 years on: Phil Redmond on how Liverpool's still the People's Capitalare the ‘new normal’ in Liverpool.Read More It was those early shoots and crea
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
are the ‘new normal’ in Liverpool.Read More It was those early shoots and creative sparks that inspired me to propose the UK City of Culture programme to government, now embedded as the nation’s cultural quadrennial. To give other cities the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Aussie flu is more severe than the Swine flu, expert warnsUsually, just one subtype, either influenza A or B, is responsible for the majo
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Usually, just one subtype, either influenza A or B, is responsible for the majority of cases. Just two areas of the UK, city of London and Ilford, are believed to be free of the potentially fatal bug, which has forced GPs to cancel holidays... Read more
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Louth Leader
Around the world in £80: Study reveals how far it will take you and the family!the Holocaust Museum costing nothing at all. Cardiff beats both London and Edi
Louth Leader / Posted 14 days ago
the Holocaust Museum costing nothing at all. Cardiff beats both London and Edinburgh to be crowned the most cost-friendly UK city analysed. A tour of Cardiff Castle costs £15.75, considerably cheaper than the Edinburgh Castle Tour (£17) and the... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Around the world in £80: Study reveals how far it will take you and the family!the Holocaust Museum costing nothing at all. Cardiff beats both London and Edi
Horncastle Today / Posted 14 days ago
the Holocaust Museum costing nothing at all. Cardiff beats both London and Edinburgh to be crowned the most cost-friendly UK city analysed. A tour of Cardiff Castle costs £15.75, considerably cheaper than the Edinburgh Castle Tour (£17) and the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syrian forces recapture military base from rebelsde Bretton-Gordon, an adviser to a coalition of medical charities operating in
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
de Bretton-Gordon, an adviser to a coalition of medical charities operating in Syria, told Al Jazeera from the UK city of Salisbury that more than 120 children were in need of urgent medical care in the Eastern Ghouta district, noting... Read more
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Aljazeera
Deadly air strikes hit Syria's Eastern GhoutaDe Bretton-Gordon, an adviser to a coalition of medical charities operating in
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
De Bretton-Gordon, an adviser to a coalition of medical charities operating in Syria, told Al Jazeera from the UK city of Salisbury that more than 120 children were in need of urgent medical care in the region. "The last 10 days have... Read more
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birminghammail
William and Kate are coming to the Midlands - but locals aren't happyand Kate Middleton are heading to the West Midlands, it has been confirmed. Th
birminghammail / Posted 19 days ago
and Kate Middleton are heading to the West Midlands, it has been confirmed. The duo will head to Coventry - recently named UK City of Culture - later this month. The royal couple will grace Coventry Cathedral with their presence on January... Read more
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heraldscotland
The top 10 heroes and villains of the yearIrish taxpayer £490 million – as well as being allegedly corrupt. It became th
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
Irish taxpayer £490 million – as well as being allegedly corrupt. It became the first-ever town to be shortlisted for the UK city of culture. Though Coventry took the crown, the Buddies put up a good fight and 40 per cent of them engaged with the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hardeep Singh Kohli's big fat quiz of 2017UK stores, having filed for bankruptcy in the US in September? 49. Beating Pai
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
UK stores, having filed for bankruptcy in the US in September? 49. Beating Paisley, amongst others, which town was named UK City of Culture? 50. Scotland introduces a new income tax band of 21p in the pound. To whom does it apply? 51. Which of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Queen's Birthday Honours List in fullCorporation. For services to the Economy in Wales. (Monmouth, Gwent) Martin Kei
heraldscotland / Posted 23 days ago
Corporation. For services to the Economy in Wales. (Monmouth, Gwent) Martin Keith Green. Chief executive and director, Hull UK City of Culture. For services to the Arts in Hull. (London) Paul Gregg. Professor of Economic and Social Policy,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Head chef suffers 'serious injuries' in alleged fight at restaurantFunky Indian is owned by Kam Chera who was recently part of the team leading Su
chroniclelive / Posted 24 days ago
Funky Indian is owned by Kam Chera who was recently part of the team leading Sunderland’s failed bid to become UK City of Culture 2021. Police are now appealing for witnesses. Anyone with any information should call Northumbria Police... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Woman’s massive parking fail— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one person’s te
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one person’s terrible attempt to get into a space in the UK city of Hull on December 23 has gone viral. Onlookers were transfixed as they watched the driver try to inch into a space... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Woman’s massive parking fail— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one woman’s ter
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one woman’s terrible attempt to get into a space in the UK city of Hull on December 23 has gone viral. Onlookers were transfixed as they watched the driver try to inch into a space... Read more
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News.com.au
Woman’s massive parking fail— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one woman’s ter
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
— but that’s just compounded when someone films it. Footage of one woman’s terrible attempt to get into a space in the UK city of Hull on December 23 has gone viral. Onlookers were transfixed as they watched the driver try to inch into a space... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk’s 2017 arts highlights show it is a true county of cultureEngland CEO Darren Henley to Norwich University of the Arts in November, there
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 26 days ago
England CEO Darren Henley to Norwich University of the Arts in November, there have been calls for Norwich to bid to be UK City of Culture 2025. And the 2017 highlights below show that, even without this official title, we are already lucky... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Desperate mum appeals to missing son, 'We just want you home for Christmas'if he was home for it," Samantha said. Samantha says she worries that Josh has
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
if he was home for it," Samantha said. Samantha says she worries that Josh has gone to meet someone, possibly in another UK city. "I have a feeling that he has gone to meet someone but that could anyone and anywhere, we have no idea," she... Read more
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metro
Eating chocolate for breakfast is the nation's favourite thing about Christmasby It’s a Wonderful Life (21%) and Miracle on 34th Street (18%). Oh, and when
metro / Posted 29 days ago
by It’s a Wonderful Life (21%) and Miracle on 34th Street (18%). Oh, and when it comes to football, Cardiff is the Uk city most dedicated to Christmas football fixtures.The five cities most obsessed with Boxing Day football are: ‘Home... Read more
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Weekly Times
RUSH HOUR: Woman dragged away by tigerother women going through a tough time to know there is always hope. Birmingha
Weekly Times / Posted a month ago
other women going through a tough time to know there is always hope. Birmingham to host 2022 Commonwealth Games The UK city of Birmingham has been confirmed as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The last time the event was held... Read more
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birminghammail
How Birmingham will pay for the 2022 Commonwealth GamesBirmingham is set to be the first UK city to introduce a hotel tax to help pay
birminghammail / Posted 1 months ago
Birmingham is set to be the first UK city to introduce a hotel tax to help pay for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The charges are common in Spain, Italy and other tourist hotspots – but have never previously been tried in Britain. Birmingham has been... Read more
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