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Harborough woman left with horrific injuries after motorcyclists forced her car off the road

A mum suffered horrific facial injuries when she crashed after swerving to avoid hitting two motorbike yobs playing a deadly game of "chicken" with her car.
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Junction nightmare...David Durran vice chairman and Martin Reynolds chairman at the Shearsby Bath crossroads.
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Will locals pay to make danger junction near Harborough safer?

It should be Leicestershire County Council who pays for road improvements within its area.

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VIDEO: Top LA directors create new campaign to show dangers of driving with a mobile phone

The directors behind the video for Pharrell Williams’s hit song Happy have teamed up with THINK! for its latest road safety campaign, aimed at cutting the numbers of people killed or injured by drivers using mobile phones.

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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage released to put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers

Shocking CCTV footage has been released to help put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers as they push past in their cars and mount pavements to avoid bin lorries.

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VIDEO: Chilling footage shows moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train in Warwickshire

This is the shocking moment a thankfully empty child’s buggy was ripped apart when it rolled across a railway platform and into the path of an oncoming train in Warwickshire.

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Motorcycle rider killed in collision on road near Harborough

A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a car at the weekend.

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Look out for stunning meteor showers this month

October meteor showers and when you can watch them

Stargazers are in for a treat next month as two meteor showers are set to light up the night sky this October, with the first due this week.

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

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Last stage of the bridge to be completed.
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Cost of A6 Desborough bypass repairs revealed

Repairs to the A6 at Desborough cost £1.7m, it has emerged.

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The crashed glider

Glider crashes near Market Harborough - pilot taken to hospital

A glider pilot had a lucky escape when his glider crash-landed 10 feet from the edge of an old quarry in south Leicestershire.

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Council fears rail electrification delay will harm region

The Government’s decision to halt the electrification of the Midland Mainline before it gets to Leicestershire has been condemned by the county council.

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Lives at risk as HGVs use narrow town road

Lives at risk as HGVs use narrow town road

A child could be killed by articulated lorries “marauding” through Little Bowden, residents say.

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VIDEO: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

A terrified mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped towards the sea.

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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HORRIFIC: The scene of the crash

GRAPHIC VIDEO: The devastating crash footage police want drivers using their phone at the wheel to see

Police are urging drivers who continue to use their phones at the wheel to watch this devastating crash footage.

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Two people die in M1 crash at Catthorpe interchange

Two people die in M1 crash at Catthorpe interchange

Two people died in a crash on the M1 at the Catthorpe interchange yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, July 4).

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Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

Thousands of Brits jetting off on city breaks this weekend could be faced with flight delays to popular European destinations.

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Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

One in four motorists admit to regularly ‘taking risks’ on the road, a study has found.

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