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Faecal bacteria found in ice at McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

Ice served in drinks at the three biggest fast food chains in the UK has been found to contain faecal bacteria.

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Last-dash EU cash bid for new firms hub in Harborough

Last-dash EU cash bid for new firms hub in Harborough

An against-the-clock bid has been made for EU cash for an ‘Innovation Centre Mark II’ in Market Harborough, that could employ 200 people.

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Aldi launch Britain’s cheapest school uniform

Aldi launch Britain’s cheapest school uniform

Budget supermarket Aldi has launched what could be Britain’s cheapest school uniform - which will see children fully-kitted out for only £3.75.

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Tesco recall

Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bug

Tesco has recalled two chicken salads because it contains the food bug Campylobacter.

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Children’s drink recalled by Sainbury’s due to insufficient sterilisation

A popular children’s drink has been recalled by supermarket giant Sainsbury’s.

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Kodi

Kodi reveals why customers now mistakenly think their box “no longer works”

Kodi has told customers complaining that their box “no longer works” that a number of websites have now shut down their services.

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A concept image of the new �10 note

Everything you need to know about the new £10 note

Just as we’ve stopped trying to rip apart the new indestructible £5 notes, the new £10 note is set to launch later on this year.

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Angry scenes as planning committee approves 170 homes - four months after turning them down

Angry scenes as planning committee approves 170 homes - four months after turning them down

Furious residents shouted their dismay as councillors approved a new 170-house estate in their village - four months after the same committee voted to turn it down.

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Joules buys new HQ in Market Harborough

Joules buys new HQ in Market Harborough

International clothing brand Joules is cementing its ties to its hometown by buying a new head office in Market Harborough.

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Brits will spend up to £800 on weddings this year

Brits will spend up to £800 on weddings this year

‘Wedding season’ sets the average adult back almost £800, a study found.

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Nearly half of office workers fantasise about a colleague

Nearly half of office workers fantasise about a colleague

Almost half of office workers fantasise about having relations with a colleague, according to new research.

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Product warning

Curry kits on sale at the major supermarkets recalled over ‘unsafe’ milk powder

Two sauce kits which are on sale at supermarkets such as Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Asda and Morrisons are unsafe to eat and have been recalled.

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The ATM at 50: how a hole in the wall changed the world

The ATM at 50: how a hole in the wall changed the world

Next time you withdraw money from a hole in the wall, consider singing a rendition of happy birthday.

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More than 400 properties empty in the Harborough district

More than 400 properties empty in the Harborough district

There are more than 400 properties in the Harborough district that have been empty for more than six months - the equivalent of a village the size of Great Bowden.

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Work on £54m Harborough station plan will start on Monday

Work on £54m Harborough station plan will start on Monday

Work starts on Monday on the major upgrade of Market Harborough’s railway station, the cost of which now stands at £54million.

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Sainsbury's

Sainsbury’s recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Sainsbury’s has removed 13 of its own-brand sandwich fillers from its shelves following the discovery of food bug listeria in them.

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Find out more about Harborough’s new multi-million pound railway station

Find out more about Harborough’s new multi-million pound railway station

A drop-in session about the major improvements to Market Harborough railway station is being held at the station next week.

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Product warning

Organic product recalled due to salmonella contamination

An organic food retailer has recalled a line of tahini because salmonella has been found in the product.

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A third of animal owners confess to ‘throwing sickies’ to tend to poorly pet

A third of animal owners confess to ‘throwing sickies’ to tend to poorly pet

Nearly half of all animal owners confess that they’ve pulled a ‘sicky’ to pander to a poorly pet.

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TOMY recall children’s toy over injury fears

Children’s toy manufacturer TOMY Europe has recalled a popular product over safety fears.

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