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Feeding egg and peanuts to young infants “reduces allergy risk”

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Tractors galore on show at Langar this weekend as company invites public to attend 50th anniversary event

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Developer withdraws appeal over housing and office development on edge of Melton

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Children at Waltham School get dressed up for Roald Dahl Day

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Award-winning Melton-based firm donates thousands of dog treats to rescue centres

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Life-saving first responders to benefit from law firm’s support

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What to do if you’re one of the 500m hacked Yahoo users

Business

Smartphones are even changing the way we eat

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Chip the Robotic Dog

Toys “R” Us reveal must-have Christmas toys

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Melton midwife Joyce Salkeld is celebrating 30 years of delivering babies EMN-160922-170924001

Melton midwife celebrates 30 years of delivering babies

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Car bursts into flames as woman driver gets out of smoking vehicle in Melton

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UPDATE: Police name 17-year-old killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

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UPDATE: Man bailed after 17-year-old is killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

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Driving instructor Alec Hatwood at the Melton Driving Test Centre at Phoenix House, Nottingham Road EMN-161209-164935001

Learner drivers face 18-week wait to book a test in Melton

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Following a search a suspect was arrested by Sussex Police earlier this evening

Man arrested after 17-year-old boy is killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

Transport

Phone use behind the wheel at ‘epidemic’ levels

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TV licence fraud is on the rise

Rise in TV Licensing fraud emails

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Police

UPDATE: Police name 17-year-old killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

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Nine-week-old puppy Gypsy shortly after she was rescued EMN-160915-173147001

Melton man threw puppy from third floor window

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Children at Waltham School get dressed up for Roald Dahl Day

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Paul Jacobs (aka Robin) and Joe Pope (aka Batman) after their London Marathon dressed as the dynamic duo

Charity hero Paul to run his 100th marathon

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Get your tickets to Whissendine School’s ladies fashion show and clothes sale

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Birch Wood Special School teaching assistant Rob Peet and lead autism specialist Amy Dunstan with pupil Ashton Hallam EMN-161209-170310001

New autism specialist is appointed at Melton’s Birch Wood Special School as it looks to further improve provision

Education
Birch Wood Special School's new headteacher Rosalind Hopkins joins in with a drama session EMN-161209-165727001

New Birch Wood headteacher sets out her aims

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Tractors galore on show at Langar this weekend as company invites public to attend 50th anniversary event

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Children at Waltham School get dressed up for Roald Dahl Day

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Sector sales manager at Town and Country Petfoods Antoon Jansen, left, and Simon Cowling, manager at Rookes, pictured with the donation. EMN-160923-134515001

Award-winning Melton-based firm donates thousands of dog treats to rescue centres

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The life-saving Wymeswold Community First Responders are set to benefit thanks to the support of Leicester's Nelsons Solicitors EMN-160923-132514001

Life-saving first responders to benefit from law firm’s support

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Developer withdraws appeal over housing and office development on edge of Melton

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Melton Council's Parkside offices EMN-160914-121725001

Melton Local Plan moves forward despite concerns

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The parade makes it's way down Nottingham Street EMN-160920-113152001

Melton’s annual Battle of Britain parade draws the crowds

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Melton Council's Parkside offices EMN-160914-121725001

Melton Council to consider development sites as Local Plan reaches critical stages

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More Syrian refugees need rehoming by councils each and every month if UK is to hit 20,000 target, new report finds

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Matthew meets friendly squirrel in Melton Mowbray Town Estate’s Play Close park

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Daddy longlegs invasion

Plague of 200 billion giant daddy longlegs on the way

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Sleepiness linked to traffic noise and pollution

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Mums and toddlers enjoy their picnic in the park 
PHOTO: Tim Williams

Family fun enjoyed throughout Melton’s ‘Love Your Parks’

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Feeding egg and peanuts to young infants “reduces allergy risk”

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The life-saving Wymeswold Community First Responders are set to benefit thanks to the support of Leicester's Nelsons Solicitors EMN-160923-132514001

Life-saving first responders to benefit from law firm’s support

Health
Melton midwife Joyce Salkeld is celebrating 30 years of delivering babies EMN-160922-170924001

Melton midwife celebrates 30 years of delivering babies

Health
Paul Jacobs (aka Robin) and Joe Pope (aka Batman) after their London Marathon dressed as the dynamic duo

Charity hero Paul to run his 100th marathon

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Smoking rates in England are the lowest on record

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