Local

Lakelands trustee dies at 98

Tributes have been paid to Lakelands Hospice founder and trustee Vic Hardy who has passed away. Lakelands released the following statement on Thursday ( Mar 21 ):  "We are heartbroken and so...

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Coronation Park getting "makeover…

Corby's Coronation Park is the subject of work that it's hoped that will help it become a more well-used public space. In the past couple of weeks work has begun to clear out old...

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Nightlight set out plans

Leaders at homelessness cause Corby Nightlight say they now won't be developing a hub at a site on Cannock Road. Permission for the development was eventually granted last year by the borough council...

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National

Birmingham mosque attacks not linked to far-right extremism or terror…

The Birmingham mosque attacks are not being treated as acts of far-right extremism or terror, police have said.

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Mike Ashley considers Debenhams cash bid

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct said it was considering a cash offer to take over Debenhams as it fired the latest salvo in the tussle for control of the struggling chain.

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Pressure builds over deaths of people with a learning disability…

Video The shadow care minister has called on Health Secretary Matt Hancock to address concerns over the deaths of people with a learning disability or autism who were in care.

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Showbiz

Scott Walker: Singer-songwriter dies aged 76

Singer-songwriter Scott Walker has died aged 76, his record label says.

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Pamela Anderson calls for reality TV shows to stop, branding…

Pamela Anderson has called for an end to reality television, saying it leaves people feeling "used, dirty, and with no feeling of accomplishment".

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