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A school friend says Sergei Skripal wanted to go home to see relatives and denied being a 'traitor'.

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The Labour MP says Jeremy Corbyn made a 'mistake' in firing him for calling for a second referendum.

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Advancing technology may light up the road ahead but it dazzles other drivers, an RAC survey suggests.

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A judge grants the Information Commissioner a warrant after claims the firm misused Facebook data.

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The company says very few of the current emojis "speak to the life experiences of those with disabilities".

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The BBC's Frank Gardner waited for 100 minutes after ground staff lost his wheelchair at Heathrow.

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Andy Murray, Geri Horner, David Ginola and many other stars took part in the TV fundraiser.

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But England still has one of the highest rates of the disease in Western Europe.

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Charity Shelter said single parents were bearing the brunt of the housing crisis.

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The Duchess of Devonshire says she is "thrilled" by the work, which has taken 10 years.

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In a conference speech, Adam Price will call Wales "a wealthy country whose people live in poverty".

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More than 100 England fans are arrested by police over two days in the build-up to the national team's match against the Netherlands.

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Community News

Community Clean Up

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013

BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.


Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.


What Is Next For Our Local Public House

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013

THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 8C (46F), Minimum Temperature: 4C (39F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1001mb, Humidity: 86%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:07 GMT, Sunset: 18:31 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 10C (50F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1011mb, Humidity: 63%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:04 GMT, Sunset: 19:33 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 10C (50F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F), Wind Direction: West North Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1019mb, Humidity: 59%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:02 GMT, Sunset: 19:35 GMT

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