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Caroline’s marathon effort helps Harborough primary create new ‘forest school’

A Harborough mum completed the London Marathon on Sunday in a bid to help a town primary school create an outdoor learning area.

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The war memorial portico before the closure of Harborough's Cottage Hospital in Coventry Road NNL-140309-131305001

Plans for Market Harborough’s old cottage hospital site confirm the war memorial portico will be retained

The new plans for the former Cottage Hospital site on Coventry Road, Market Harborough, have just been submitted to the District Council.

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Market Harborough In Bloom Volunteers working on the rose garden with tools donated by the Coop.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-180417-174116005

Volunteers out in force to help make Market Harborough a blooming good town

It’s a sunny Monday morning in April, and a dozen workers are tidying the Rose Garden in the middle of Market Harborough’s Welland Park.

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The scene at the flats on Saturday. PHOTO BY ANDREW CARPENTER

Police reveal woman was stabbed during assault at Market Harborough flats

Detectives investigating an incident during which a woman was stabbed are appealing for anyone with any information to come forward.

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BREAKING: Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to baby boy

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a son weighing 8lbs 7oz, Kensington Palace has announced.

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Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision on the A4303 between Market Harborough and Lutterworth

A motorcyclist has been injured in a collision on the main road between Market Harborough and Lutterworth, and police officers are appealing for information.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Police and paramedics attend a incident at North Bank in Market Harborough late saturday afternoon. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Arrests made after woman left in critical condition following assault in Market Harborough

Two people have been arrested following an assault at a block of flats in Market Harborough town centre on Saturday afternoon.

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Why you could face a HUGE fine if you wear sunglasses while driving

Why you could face a HUGE fine if you wear sunglasses while driving

We have been spoilt with sunshine for the last few days and the sunglasses have been out in force.

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Climate change is slowing Atlantic currents that help keep Europe warm

Climate change is slowing Atlantic currents that help keep us warm

The ocean currents that help warm the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America have significantly slowed since the 1800s and are at their weakest in 1600 years, according to new research my colleagues and I have conducted.

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Energy bills fall by up to 11 per cent compared with last year

Energy bills fall by up to 11 per cent compared with last year

New analysis of energy tariffs has shown British bills have fallen by as much as 11 per cent in the last 12 months – depending on where you live.

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REVEALED: The secret Netflix codes that unlock thousands of TV shows and movies

Deciding what to watch on Netflix can be time-consuming. Especially when there are hard-to-please friends or relatives involved.

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10 ways your home could be breaking the law – without you even knowing it

10 ways your home could be breaking the law – without you even knowing it

If you’ve worked on improving your home or garden, it’s worth bearing in mind that there are various ways in which you could be unknowingly falling foul of the law.

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Why booking a flight on a Monday could save you money

Why booking a flight on a Monday could save you money

Mondays may be a drag for some, but the first day of the week is the ideal time to think ahead to life away from the 9-to-5 grind.

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Hungry House takeaway service to close down

Hungry House takeaway service to close down

Takeaway food service Hungryhouse has announced that it is closing, after twelve years of delivering fast food.

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Police and paramedics attend a incident at North Bank in Market Harborough late saturday afternoon. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Woman taken to hospital in critical condition after being assaulted at flats in Market Harborough

A woman is in a critical condition after being assaulted at a block of flats in Market Harborough town centre this afternoon (Saturday).

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John Dilley

John's real-time WW1 blog: Parents urged to buy expensive flak jackets to save their sons: is this immoral coercion or the perfect gift of life?

April 23, 1918...
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Young Harborough artists invited to enter recycling art competition

Leicestershire school children still have time to put their artistic talents to the test by creating a work of art that encourages recycling in the county.

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Would your Harborough home appeal to a London buyer?

A Harborough estate agent is on the lookout for properties which would appeal to buyers in London for a promotional event taking place in the capital in May.

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