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Harborough man accused of attempted murder of Rugby salesman denies charge

A Harborough man accused of attempted murder after allegedly running over a Rugby car salesman has denied the charge.

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Man shot at in Desborough

A man was shot at while walking his dog in Desborough.

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

TV media player Kodi has closed two of its most popular streaming channels following a lawsuit from US satellite broadcaster Dish Network.

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Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Gig-goers have been left empty handed after a website sold non-existent tickets to Robbie Williams concerts and UK festivals.

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NATIONAL BREAKING: Armed police hold man at gunpoint outside Parliament

Parliament has been put on lockdown this morning after armed police detained a man at gunpoint.

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Worker admits stealing £227,000 from small clothing firm near Harborough

Worker admits stealing £227,000 from small clothing firm near Harborough

A Market Harborough woman has pleaded guilty to the theft of £227,000 from a small Harborough district clothing firm.

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A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A shocking eight out of 10 British motorists say they have fallen victim to road rage in the past year.

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Warwick Crown Court.

Former radio presenters found guilty of indecently assaulting teenage boys

Two former BBC radio presenters have today (Friday, June 9) been found guilty of various offences of outraging public decency and indecent assault.

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The burnt out barn.

£10k reward bid to catch arsonist

A farmer from the Harborough district has put up a reward of £10,000 in a bid to catch the arsonist who burned down his barn.

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Matthew Sadler (pic left) and Richard Palmer were jailed for a series of pub robberies. Photo: West Midlands Police NNL-170606-175019001

VIDEO: Midlands pub fruit machine robbers jailed after £33k spree

Two robbers who targeted more than 50 pubs across the Midlands stealing around £33,000 from fruit machines were jailed today (Tuesday, June 6) – with footage released of one falling in a canal while fleeing police.

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Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

A snap poll has suggested that that three quarters of Johnston Press readers would back the routine arming of police officers in the UK.

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Fidget spinners are all the rage at the moment

Warning over sale of razor sharp fidget spinners

Evil web vendors are cashing in on the biggest craze of 2017 by selling metal fidget spinners - with razor-sharp edges.

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Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Discount supermarket giant Lidl has this afternoon, Thursday June 1, issued a warning to its customers about a WhatsApp scam using its branding.

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Police appealed for information

Man who died in pub car park incident is named

Police have today (Tuesday) named the man who died after an incident in a pub car park.

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Thief steals pension money from 91-year-old woman in Desborough

Thief steals pension money from 91-year-old woman in Desborough

A 91-year-old woman had cash stolen from her after a man asked her if she could change a £2 coin.

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ALERT: ‘Microsoft’ tech support scammers cashing on in ransomware attack

ALERT: ‘Microsoft’ tech support scammers cashing on in ransomware attack

Scammers are using the recent Wannacry ransomware attack as a ploy to defraud worried computer users.

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Man released on bail over pub car park death in Harborough district

Man released on bail over pub car park death in Harborough district

A 23-year-old man has been released on police bail following the death of a man in the Harborough district.

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Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

In the wake of Monday‘s terrorist attack, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is warning people to be cautious of online fundraising pages.

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‘Appalling’ tale of 5am cat killing in the street

A Market Harborough resident watched in horror as a family’s pet cat was mauled and killed on a town street by a dog being walked on a lead.

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Harborough man charged with attempted murder over Wolvey collision

Two Market Harborough men have been charged, one with attempted murder, after a man was left with serious injuries in a collision in Wolvey.

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