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Donald Trump Fri 24 Mar, AT 08:48 Trump issues Obamacare ultimatum to Republican rebels US President faces resistance over plans to replace Affordable Healthcare Act with his own…
03.24 / 09:57
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The Islamic Association of Lincoln has condemned the terror attack in London which left five people including the attacker dead and dozens injured.The horrific attack saw Khalid Masood mow down people on Westminster Bridge before running through Parliament railings and fatally stabbing PC Keith Palmer before being gunned down by armed police.The fourth victim has been named as Leslie Rhodes, 75, from Streatham in south London. ISIS has praised the attack, but Muslim community leaders…
03.24 / 09:51
lincolnshireecho.co.uk
A Somerset MP will push for talks with highway officials after residents voiced their concerns over plans to dual the A303. David Warburton, MP for Somerton and Frome, hopes to talk with Highways England about how the proposed routes will affect residents in the nearby towns.These routes have been proposed to facilitate a connection to a new tunnel under Stonehenge. Concerned people stated high flood risks, noise pollution and increased traffic among the reasons as to why Option 1…
03.24 / 06:40
westerndailypress.co.uk
A family, party, movement and city are united in mourning on a day of…
03.24 / 01:08
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Former US president tells politicians ‘to celebrate his life . . . you have to finish his w…
03.24 / 01:08
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An Post says more than half of the company’s 1,100 outlets are ‘…
03.24 / 01:08
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Concern has been raised about whether a new strategic plan that will affect half a million people is being dumped on them against their wishes. Mid Devon, East Devon, Teignbridge and Exeter City Council, in partnership with Devon County Council, are teaming up to create a Greater Exeter Strategic Plan (GESP) which focuses on the creation of jobs and housing until 2040. Hundreds of people have attending consultation events across the regions, including one held on Thursday at Old Forde…
03.23 / 23:18
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An East Devon District Councillor has called proposed ward boundary changes for the region unrepresentative and undemocratic. The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking people across East Devon to comment on its draft proposals for new council ward boundaries.An eight-week public consultation on the recommendations has begun and will end on April 3 and the consultation is open to anyone who wants to have their say on new council wards, ward boundaries and…
03.23 / 23:18
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Torbay's second airshow has officially been cleared for take off. Following the first show last summer which lost nearly £250,000, councillors set a series of targets which had to be met before the second show in June 2017 got the official go ahead. It has already been announced that military aircraft including the Red Arrows will be taking part because these displays had to be confirmed by the RAF by March. The Red Arrows will be flying twice on Saturday June 3 and Sunday June…
03.23 / 23:18
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn cancelled two visits to South Devon today following yesterday's Westminster terrorist incident. Mr Corbyn was due in Dartmouth this morning, and in Torquay this afternoon. His first visit was swiftly called off in the wake of yesterday's incident.Later it was confirmed that his second visit had also been cancelled. Four people died in the Westminster attack, and it was revealed this morning that seven arrests had been made. Devon and Cornwall was on high alert…
03.23 / 23:18
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has cancelled one of his visits to South Devon today in the wake of the Westminster terrorist incident. Mr Corbyn has two scheduled visits to the region today.He was due in Dartmouth this morning, and in Torquay this afternoon. His first visit was swiftly called off in the wake of yesterday's incident.Four people died in the Westminster attack, and it was revealed this morning that seven arrests had been made. Devon and Cornwall was on high alert in case of…
03.23 / 23:18
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The National Insurance rise for self-employed people set out in the Budget last week will not go ahead, the chancellor says. Descrier - news and culture…
03.23 / 23:11
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North Dorset MP David Hoare spoke in the House of Commons today praising a message on a London Underground sign which later turned out to be fake. Dozens of people were fooled by the fake photo of a sign on the London underground bearing a defiant message following yesterday's attack at Westminster. Among those duped by the sign – which turned out to be computer generated – was north Dorset MP Simon Hoare who spoke about it in the House of Commons, saying it, "spoke for…
03.23 / 21:55
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Taoiseach, President and former US president Bill Clinton among 25,000 in…
03.23 / 21:39
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Contractor creates jobs at less than half the price of State agency, claims FF…
03.23 / 21:16
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