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Melton Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal raises £26,273.36

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Firefighters release woman from vehicle after accident on A607 near Croxton Kerrial

Transport
Children at Knossington and Somerby Pre-School have fun pond dipping PHOTO: Supplied

Knossington and Somerby Pre-School wants tots to enjoy its outdoor learning syllabus

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Jimmy Bullard to find Melton's most outrageous football celebration PHOTO: Supplied

Melton pub on the lookout for the best goal celebrations

Whats on

Vale of Belvoir is gearing up for Viking Challenge

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12 dogs face being put to sleep daily as owners fail to update microchip details warns Dog’s Trust

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St Mary’s Church appeal aims to raise £1.9m towards renovations

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Lego, phones - children flush the funniest things

Offbeat
The Melton Mowbray CC and Select XI teams line up before the memorial match in tribute to former player Jon Taylor EMN-160926-104741002

Melton cricketers pay tribute to ‘Tilly’ Taylor

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Nearly 100 people turn out for funeral of Grantham war veteran after social media campaign

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Firefighters release woman from vehicle after accident on A607 near Croxton Kerrial

Transport
The Melton Mowbray Business Improvement District (BID) logo EMN-160925-144515001

New Melton Night Rider bus town centre service set to launch next month for two-month pilot

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A firefighter damping down after the car fire EMN-160919-174943001

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

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Police

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

Crime
Police

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

Crime

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

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

Melton man threw puppy from third floor window

Crime

Knossington and Somerby Pre-School wants tots to enjoy its outdoor learning syllabus

News

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

B&Q issues recall over injury risk

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The Melton Mowbray Business Improvement District (BID) logo EMN-160925-144515001

New Melton Night Rider bus town centre service set to launch next month for two-month pilot

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Endorsements from celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston can help to sway shoppers buying decisions. Credit: Shutterstock

Revealed: the tricks packaging designers use to make us spend

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What's on

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

Whats on

Melton Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal raises £26,273.36

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Meet up with friends as Melton Seniors’ Day

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Planning

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

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

Environment 1
Daddy longlegs invasion

Plague of 200 billion giant daddy longlegs on the way

News 8

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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Mum’s warning about kissing your baby if carrying virus that 60% of us already have

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Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

Headphones causing hidden hearing loss ‘epidemic’

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Open afternoon and auction and table top sale at Dove Cottage Day Hospice

Health
Introducing egg and peanut at early stage to babies may reduce the risk of developing an allergy to either foodstuff. (Photo: Shutterstock)

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

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