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Our guide to the top European festivals of 2020 including line ups and how to get tickets

The European festival circuit will this summer see Green Day, Kendrick Lamar and Tyler The Creator taking to the stage

If you are already thinking of filling your summer calendar- get one of these festivals under your belt.

There's plenty of amazing UK festivals on offer but ...

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Our guide to the top European festivals of 2020 including line ups and how to get tickets

The European festival circuit will this summer see Green Day, Kendrick Lamar and Tyler The Creator taking to the stage

If you are already thinking of filling your summer calendar- get one of these festivals under your belt.

There's plenty of amazing UK festivals on offer but ...

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A major change to your Sky TV channels is happening today

Sky Comedy will include the best shows from HBO, NBC and Showtime

Sky TV customers will notice a big change to its listing pages today after the TV provider added new channel just for comedy Today, Monday January 27, a new home of comedy has been launched on Sky TV. 'Sky ...

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Martin Lewis issues warning to parents over ‘hidden’ university contributions 

"It's hidden, never spoken about and should be obvious upfront"

Money Saving Expert founder Martin Lewis has issued a warning to parents over ‘hidden’ contributions that parents are expected to make for their child’s university costs.

Appearing on This Morning, the savings guru ...

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KFC sees so much violence there is now a screen between staff and customers

"It looks like chicken wire, which is ironic. It's unsightly too, its has an airport security feel about it."

A KFC restaurant which has been blighted by a spate of violent attacks is now serving customers through a protective "chicken wire-style" cage in order to protect ...

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Amazon launches Lindt chocolate and Yankee Candle bouquets for Valentine's Day

Bouquets seem to be a hit with loved up couples this year

Amazon have revealed two unusual bouquets for Valentine's Day and there is not a flower in sight.

The online store is selling Lindt Chocolate and Yankee Candle bouquets for lovebirds in a new twist on the traditional ...

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Amazon launches Lindt chocolate and Yankee Candle bouquets for Valentine's Day

Bouquets seem to be a hit with loved up couples this year

Amazon have revealed two unusual bouquets for Valentine's Day and there is not a flower in sight.

The online store is selling Lindt Chocolate and Yankee Candle bouquets for lovebirds in a new twist on the traditional ...

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The Mendip School unveils plans for £1.5 million community pool

The school wants to provide greater opportunities for students with disabilities

Plans for a new swimming pool at The Mendip School in Shepton Mallet have been unveiled.

The special school, based at the Bath and West Showground, hopes to raise £1.5 million to build the pool and ...

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The Mendip School unveils plans for £1.5 million community pool

The school wants to provide greater opportunities for students with disabilities

Plans for a new swimming pool at The Mendip School in Shepton Mallet have been unveiled.

The special school, based at the Bath and West Showground, hopes to raise £1.5 million to build the pool and ...

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Boy, 17, spent day drinking before drowning at harbour trying to collect football

Brooklyn Sheehan had spent the day drinking before he leapt into the water

A 17-year-old boy drowned after he jumped into a harbour to retrieve a football, an inquest has heard.

Brooklyn Sheehan was around one-and-a-half times the legal driving limit when he leapt into the water at ...

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Boy, 17, spent day drinking before drowning at harbour trying to collect football

Brooklyn Sheehan had spent the day drinking before he leapt into the water

A 17-year-old boy drowned after he jumped into a harbour to retrieve a football, an inquest has heard.

Brooklyn Sheehan was around one-and-a-half times the legal driving limit when he leapt into the water at ...

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Man suffers fractured jaw in attack near Yeovil kebab shop

Police want to speak to two men following the attack

A man was left with a fractured jaw and broken tooth after he was attacked near a kebab shop in Yeovil.

The assault happened on Middle Street between 2.15am and 2.45am on Sunday, December 1, when the victim, who was walking alone, ...

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Man suffers fractured jaw in attack near Yeovil kebab shop

Police want to speak to two men following the attack

A man was left with a fractured jaw and broken tooth after he was attacked near a kebab shop in Yeovil.

The assault happened on Middle Street between 2.15am and 2.45am on Sunday, December 1, when the victim, who was walking alone, ...

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Dozens of new cases of mumps confirmed as Somerset outbreak worsens

The illness has spread across the South West in recent weeks

Another huge outbreak of mumps has hit the South West with dozens of fresh cases reported in the past week.

The number of people confirmed to have been diagnosed with the illness in the past seven days stands at 83, with 17 ...

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Dozens of new cases of mumps confirmed as Somerset outbreak worsens

The illness has spread across the South West in recent weeks

Another huge outbreak of mumps has hit the South West with dozens of fresh cases reported in the past week.

The number of people confirmed to have been diagnosed with the illness in the past seven days stands at 83, with 17 ...

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Brean Leisure Park unveils huge water park expansion plan with new pool and water rides

One of the proposed attractions has been described as a 'high thrill water ride'

A popular water park in Somerset has unveiled new plans to expand with a new outdoor 'feature pool' and new water rides.

As part of a five-year development plan, Brean Leisure Park has ...

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Brean Leisure Park unveils huge water park expansion plan with new pool and water rides

One of the proposed attractions has been described as a 'high thrill water ride'

A popular water park in Somerset has unveiled new plans to expand with a new outdoor 'feature pool' and new water rides.

As part of a five-year development plan, Brean Leisure Park has ...

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M5 traffic: Vehicles stopped in two places due to 'infrastructure defect'

Significant delays are likely to occur

Traffic has been temporarily stopped at two separate places on the M5 due to an "infrastructure defect" this morning (Monday, January 27).

The road will be temporarily closed on the southbound carriageway at both junctions 24 at ...

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Mums find husbands more stressful than their children, study finds

A survey has found that 'big kid' husbands cause more stress for their wives than their children

There's no doubt about it, parenting can be hard work for both mums and dads.

Especially when you're trying to juggle your relationship and work commitments.

But a new ...

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Mums find husbands more stressful than their children, study finds

A survey has found that 'big kid' husbands cause more stress for their wives than their children

There's no doubt about it, parenting can be hard work for both mums and dads.

Especially when you're trying to juggle your relationship and work commitments.

But a new ...

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What happens if your dog attacks another dog? Laws that all pet owners need to know

Failing to follow these laws could result in fines and even jail time

1 in 4 UK households have a dog, making them Britain's most popular pet.

However, Gloucestershire Live report that there are over 20 laws that dog owners need to follow.

This includes legislation ...

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