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Harborough lad Josh makes Leicester City debut

A former Robert Smyth schoolboy from Fleckney made his debut for his local Premiership football team Leicester City this week.

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Dad’s tribute to daughter who died in tragic accident

Dad’s tribute to daughter who died in tragic accident

The dad of a 15-year-old girl has paid tribute to his daughter who was killed in a road accident in a village near Market Harborough

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Alec Hill just missed out on a half-century in Lutterworth's defeat

Harborough can't stop the Sileby march

Market Harborough were unable to put a stumble in the step of Sileby’s seemingly relentless march towards the Leicestershire & Rutland League Premier Division title.

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Phoebe and mum Becky.

Tetford girl on fundraising mission in memory of mum

Seven-year-old Phoebe has recruited a team of friends and family to take part in a charity challenge in memory of her mum.

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Pig & Applestock Festival

Fun day for all the family as music festival returns

The Pig & Applestock Festival returns to Naseby Reservoir for its sixth year this bank holiday weekend.

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Lamport Hall

Precious items on sale at Lamport Hall

Hundreds of people will be celebrating all things vintage at a fair that is coming to the area for two days over the bank holiday weekend.

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Spitfire and Hurricane part of the attractions at the Leicestershire County Show

Celebrating all things rural in Market Harborough

Organisers of the 2017 Leicestershire County Show have revealed the activities and entertainment that will take place across the event held on Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27.

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Over a third of girls face online pressure to live the ‘perfect life’

Over a third of girls face online pressure to live the ‘perfect life’

Pressure to showcase a ‘perfect’ life online is affecting the wellbeing of girls and young women, according to new research.

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Travel: Experiencing Kissimmee’s natural beauty

It is one of Orlando's oldest tourist attractions but its appeal has never waned. Since 1949 Brits have come to Gatorland time and time again – even David Attenborough himself has filmed here – so this year, I made it my mission to find out why.It is one of Orlando's oldest tourist attractions but its appeal has never waned. Since 1949 Brits have come to Gatorland time and time again – even David Attenborough himself has filmed here – so this year, I made it my mission to find out why.

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Ennerdale is picture perfect

Travel: Walking the latest UNESCO World Heritage destination

Britain's stunning Lake District gained UNESCO World Heritage status just a couple of weeks ago which positions it with other ‘must see’ iconic outdoor destinations such as the Grand Canyon and Great Barrier Reef. So why not actively seek out the joys of its lakes, mountains and fells on a Chapters Experience Holiday?

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Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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Dance school plan for Desborough

Dancers in Desborough could have a new facility to practise in.

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SMIDS Peter Borg-Neal, CEO Oakman Inns with some of his team

Oakman Inns pub operator gets Royal seal of approval

What do Oakman Inns, Waitrose, Barclays, BAe and the Co-Op all have in common?

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The competition closes on Monday, August 21 at 11.59pm.

Bands given the chance to open for Reel Big Fish on Fuelling The Fire tour

Bands have until the end of the day to enter a competition to open for Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag and Mad Caddies at this year’s Fireball – Fuelling The Fire Tour.

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Saffron, the lead singer of Republica

Pop band marking happy birthday for Harborough radio station

British pop band Republica will headline a two day music extravaganza as part of Harborough FM’s 10th anniversary celebrations.
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Tesco recalls thousands of products including Maltesers, Galaxy bars and Quorn mince

Tesco recalls thousands of products including Maltesers, Galaxy bars and Quorn mince

Tesco has recalled a huge list of items and products, including chocolate bars and quorn mince.

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‘Supermarket X’ could have infected thousands with hepatitis through infected sausages

‘Supermarket X’ could have infected thousands with hepatitis through infected sausages

A major UK supermarket could have infected thousands of people with a strain of hepatitis E through its pork sausages, says researchers at Public Health England (PHE).

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The average modern British family revealed

The average modern British family revealed

The average modern family wakes up at 6:55am on a weekday, watches three and a half hours of television a day - and has a Ford on the driveway.

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Tesco recalls cooking sauce after allergy fears

Tesco recalls cooking sauce after allergy fears

Tesco is recalling jars of one of its own brand cooking sauces because of allergy fears.

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Putting off car maintenance when it is required could invalidate your car insurance.

10 ways you could be invalidating your car insurance

According to new research by price comparison site uSwitch.com, two thirds (63%) of drivers make simple errors which can leave them out of pocket should they need to make a claim.

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