Mon August 26, 2019
- TV licence: Boris Johnson says BBC must 'cough up' for over-75s - The BBC should cover the cost, the PM says - but the corporation says it's the government's responsibility.
- Jeremy Corbyn risks scuppering no-confidence vote, says Jo Swinson - The Lib Dem leader says a no-confidence vote risks failing if Mr Corbyn insists on being interim PM.
- 'My wife found me in my boxers, eating pasta' - Ben Stokes has played two innings of a lifetime in the space of six weeks - the latest fuelled by a "knock-off Nando's and two Yorkie bars".
- Ariana Grande 'overwhelmed' on return to Manchester at Pride - The singer visits for the first time since the 2017 terror attack and subsequent benefit concert.
The BBC should cover the cost, the PM says - but the corporation says it's the government's responsibility.
The Lib Dem leader says a no-confidence vote risks failing if Mr Corbyn insists on being interim PM.
Ben Stokes has played two innings of a lifetime in the space of six weeks - the latest fuelled by a "knock-off Nando's and two Yorkie bars".
The singer visits for the first time since the 2017 terror attack and subsequent benefit concert.
President Emmanuel Macron suggests G7 leaders are close to agreeing a plan to help the rainforest.
Only after Claire left her husband did she realise the extent of the abuse she had endured.
More than 80 firefighters spend the night trying to contain the blaze at Woodmill High School in Dunfermline.
A pop-up shop in west London lets people fill their social media pages with colourful selfies.
Iran's foreign minister makes a "surprise" visit to Biarritz to meet the French president.
Emergency services were called after people at a beach in Essex reported having trouble breathing.
A group of civic leaders say the move should be a key part of Scotland's effort to tackle climate change.
The threat of new tariffs and hikes to existing duties by the US and China rattled investors in Asia.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
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.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013
ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013
GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our England community.
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.
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