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Melton firm Samworth Brothers backs athlete’s charity

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Melton Times Community Awards: Help us reward the area’s unsung heroes

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GRAPHIC VIDEO: Dash cam footage of young boy being hit by van gives stark warning at end of police speed campaign

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Most popular baby names revealed

REVEALED - the most popular baby names so far in 2016

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Pin-prick meningitis test could be available within five years

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A fond farewell to the Betts family by the Melton Team Parish

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Reader Picture of the Week: A purr-fect photo of a purr-etty pet cat!

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Amazon Dash lets you order your loo roll at the touch of a button

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Police and crime commissioner for Leicestershire and Rutland asks for views as he puts together four-year plan - which may include tax rise

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Revealed: The top UK companies for work-life balance

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GRAPHIC VIDEO: Dash cam footage of young boy being hit by van gives stark warning at end of police speed campaign

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The result of the incident at Melton cattle market.

Melton Cattle Market incident leaves car and van smashed up

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A view of the workshop with two Eastwell Ironstone former employees catching up on bygone days EMN-160817-184521001

Open day raises awareness and funds for Eastwell’s locomotive conservation project

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Woman, 63, freed by Melton firefighters following crash on the A6006 at Shoby

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John Morrow, of Jackman Taxis, outside Melton train station EMN-161208-161855001

Frustrated cabbie says he’s baffled why Melton train station bosses removed his business card from display hitting his takings

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Police and crime commissioner for Leicestershire and Rutland asks for views as he puts together four-year plan - which may include tax rise

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Large brass crucifix is handed in to Melton Police Station

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Court news.

Men sentenced for £60 million Virgin Media scam

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Air ambulance lands in Thorpe End, Melton. Photo: Jonathan McGrady/JM News

Man arrested in Melton on suspicion of supplying Class A drugs

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GCSE results: ‘Over the moon’ with performance at Long Field Academy

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GCSE results day at Ratcliffe College. Photo: Matthew Edward and Sunny Hoyle

GCSE results: Significant increase in top grades at Ratcliffe College

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John Ferneley pupils have good reason to look happy.

GCSE results: Staff and students deliver at John Ferneley College

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Belvoir High School students Megan Keegan, left, and Jess Paine are happy with their GCSE results.

GCSE results: Students have achieved best set of results ever at Belvoir High School

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A levels: Ratcliffe College

A level results: Ratcliffe College headmaster ‘delighted’ by students’ success

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Revealed: The top UK companies for work-life balance

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A view of the workshop with two Eastwell Ironstone former employees catching up on bygone days EMN-160817-184521001

Open day raises awareness and funds for Eastwell’s locomotive conservation project

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Farming family open on-site butcher shop in Vale of Belvoir

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Businesses urged to take advantage of free social media workshops

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Police and crime commissioner for Leicestershire and Rutland asks for views as he puts together four-year plan - which may include tax rise

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Mayor of Melton to fly the Red Ensign flag to mark Merchant Navy Day

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Businesses urged to take advantage of free social media workshops

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Edge-of-town housing and office development recommended for approval

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Plans submitted to build up to 1,500 new homes, facilities and link road sections to Melton south

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Sleepiness linked to traffic noise and pollution

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Mums and toddlers enjoy their picnic in the park 
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Family fun enjoyed throughout Melton’s ‘Love Your Parks’

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Sticks, bug hunts and stargazing - ‘50 things’ kids should do before they turn 12

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The new Arriva eco-buses will be operating on routes including the 5/5A Leicester to Melton service EMN-160907-103727001

Nominate your Melton ‘stars’ whose names could appear on Arriva’s new eco buses

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Pin-prick meningitis test could be available within five years

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Melton Mowbray's Kayti Spargo joins inspirational sailing trip with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

Melton teenager Kayti takes on a new challenge after winning cancer battle

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Mandy Cross is celebrating after reaching her 25th anniversary as a Slimming World consultant and achieving the prestigious Gold Award again in her Melton Morning Group, her fifth and final group to do so EMN-160816-093011001

Melton Slimming World’s Mandy Cross celebrates her 25th year as a consultant and her morning group’s gold award

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Melton bookworms can bag a bargain at Rainbows shop

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How much sunshine can your skin stand?

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