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

Pair rescued as van is swamped by high tide on…

Two people had to be rescued after the van they were in became submerged as they tried to cross a causeway at high tide.

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Mother's plea after lock of hair from dead daughter stolen

A desperate mother has pleaded with thieves to return a stolen lock of blonde hair that belonged to her two-year-old daughter who died suddenly six years ago.

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Woman left with life-changing burns after gas blast destroys Devon…

A woman has been left with life-changing burns after a gas explosion destroyed a house in a small Devon town.

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Showbiz

Barbra Streisand sorry after saying Michael Jackson's alleged victims 'thrilled…

Barbra Streisand has apologised after saying Michael Jackson's accusers were "thrilled" to be at his Neverland ranch - and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them".

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