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Whisseinde couple Chris and Wendy brave the shave for Macmillan

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Proposals for 280 homes on the Jeld-Wen factory site in Melton, revealed at a public exhibition EMN-171016-123901001

First glimpse at plans for hundreds of homes on Melton factory site

Politics
Resident Chris Fisher (left) hands over a petition to crime commissioner Lord Willy Bach (right) and Melton Council leader, Councillor Joe Orson, calling for action to tackle the recent upsurge in crime in the town EMN-171016-104923001

Police top brass to attend public debate on rising crime in Melton

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Fang-tastic fancy dress contest for children at Melton Town Estate’s Halloween Bonfire Party

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Why is the sun and sky such a weird colour?

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Melton care home workers march in Leicester Memory Walk for Alzheimer’s

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Busy route to close for three days in Vale of Belvoir

Transport
Speaker Roger Oakes with Bill Roberts, chairman Rutland and Melton branch RNLI PHOTO: Supplied

Rutland and Melton RNLI’s supporters meet for annual lunch event

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Everything you need to know about Storm Ophelia

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Co-manager Shane Jarram (right) took charge at Bugbrooke while Steve Hendey (left) took a week off EMN-171017-085749002

United Counties League: Melton Town slip up at Bugbrooke

Football
Walking netball sessions are run weekly at the Wilton Park courts EMN-171010-144306002

Melton walking netball group receives kit boost

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Thorpe Arnold CC's leading wicket-taker George Exton and mum Sue with the Chairman's Award. EMN-171210-121433002

Thorpe Arnold CC: Awards hat-trick for Garner

Sport

Jennifer does UK proud at Invictus Games

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Sysonby Acres all set for UK FootGolf national finals day

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Iman Barlow faces fellow world champion at Assassins’ Melton show

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Nations Cup call-up caps sensational season for Harby eventer

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Booooo! Imogen, Millie and Louis Whitehouse all dressed up in scary wear PHOTO: Supplied

Fang-tastic fancy dress contest for children at Melton Town Estate’s Halloween Bonfire Party

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Netflix is putting its prices up

Netflix set to raise prices for UK users

Arts
Pets at Home Melton PHOTO: Tim Williams

Free pet workshops at Pets at Home Melton

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Fizzy drinks linked to liver disease in children

Fizzy drinks damaging kids’ livers

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Fairtrading Post director Helen Chadwick with clothing PHOTO: Tim Williams

Global gifts bought at Melton Fairtrade sales event

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Jeremy Smyth-Osborne and Jamie Russell tuck into some halloumi fries with pomegranate seeds at the East Midlands Food Festival at Melton EMN-170910-114534001

Thousands enjoy annual food festival in Melton

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