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Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

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Melton borough councillor Leigh Higgins outside The Fox Inn at Thorpe Satchville and villagers who want to see it reopen as a viable business EMN-170322-145520001

Villagers fear future if pub fails to reopen

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The new billboard outside the old Bricklayer's Arms in Melton EMN-170322-113751001

Council responds to town billboard anger

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Fire safety events to be held in Melton following Sunday’s devastating house blaze in the town

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Nominations being taken for Melton representatives at Leicestershire County Council

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Stathern Primary School ranked in top one per cent for reading, writing and mathematics skills

Education

Aldi candles selling for big money on eBay after selling out nationwide within hours

Business

Melton MP caught up in London terror attack

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Police outside the Palace of Westminster, London. Picture: PA

LIVE THURSDAY: Hero police officer and woman who died named after Westminster terror attack, eight arrested in raids across UK

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Female trapped after Old Dalby collision

Transport

Female trapped after Old Dalby collision

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MV16 student Tom Madigan, who has qualified to fly a light aircraft solo at the age of 18, four years after gaining his glider pilot's licence EMN-170315-170249001

Melton student celebrates rare double flying feat

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Ambulance Service

Police update condition of seriously injured cyclists following collision with a car near Melton

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Ambulance Service

NEWSFLASH: Two cyclists sustain life-threatening injuries after their cycle group was in collision with a car near Melton

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Vehicle crashes into building in the centre of Bottesford

Transport

Melton MP caught up in London terror attack

Crime
Police outside the Palace of Westminster, London. Picture: PA

LIVE THURSDAY: Hero police officer and woman who died named after Westminster terror attack, eight arrested in raids across UK

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Pc Austin Jackson is shown working in the community for the LCFC Community Trust in Leicester EMN-170322-102901001

£10,000 raised for Melton family after police officer dies suddenly

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Man jailed for circulating naked photo of ex-girlfriend

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Stathern Primary School ranked in top one per cent for reading, writing and mathematics skills

Education

Pupils at St Francis Catholic Primary School turn into bookworms for national reading challenge

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Jonathan Perkins, Sarah Child, deputy head Steve Nash and Bob Carvell with reception children at Brownlow Primary School PHOTO: Supplied

New mud kitchens at Brownlow Primary School

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Graham Chapmans former school friends John Bailey (left) and Ifan Griffiths, with fellow Edwardians members Margaret Spencer and Brenda Munton beside the new location for the blue plaque EMN-170313-171916001

Monty Python star’s plaque finds a new home in Melton

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Children receive �5 Amazon vouchers for wearing the best costumes PHOTO: Supplied

Wonderful World Book Day at Wymondham St Peter’s Primary School

Education

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

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Melton borough councillor Leigh Higgins outside The Fox Inn at Thorpe Satchville and villagers who want to see it reopen as a viable business EMN-170322-145520001

Villagers fear future if pub fails to reopen

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The Jo Malone candle, left, with one of the Aldi candle's, right.

Aldi candles selling for big money on eBay after selling out nationwide within hours

Business
Lindt recall

Lindt Easter eggs recalled over health risk

Business

Nominations being taken for Melton representatives at Leicestershire County Council

Politics
The Rt Hon Sir Alan Duncan, MP for Melton

Melton MP caught up in London terror attack

Crime
Warning over tax rebate scam

Warning over tax rebate scam

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Budget 2017 LIVE: Full coverage and analysis

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Education Minister refutes Melton schools’ cuts claims

Education

Melton and Oakham Waterways Society volunteers clean up after Storm Doris

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Local resident Frank Duckworth with fellow dog fouling campaigners and Melton councillor Alan Pearson. EMN-170313-120840001

Council pledges to crack down on Melton dog fouling offenders

Environment
Electric car driver Andrew Musson attempts to power his vehicle in Melton's Burton Street car park at a charging point which has remained out of commission since being installed by Melton Council three years ago. EMN-170702-162102001

Anger over redundant Melton electric car charger which hasn’t worked since installed three years ago!

Transport

Fill up your feeders: it’s time for the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2017

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Worrying rise in young children having milk teeth removed ‘due to decay caused by too much sugar’

Health

Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

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New legislation surrounding cigarettes

Smokers warned over new cigarette laws that are coming into force within weeks

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Bill James

Life-changing result of new UK eczema trial

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