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Free Link ATMs could start charging for withdrawals

Thousands of Link cash machines could start charging for cash withdrawals because of a row among banks about paying fees to the ATM provider.

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WATCH: From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority has released the 10 most complained-about adverts from last year.

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Campaign launched to get Lincolnshire’s Red Arrows immortalised in LEGO

Campaign launched to get Lincolnshire’s Red Arrows immortalised in LEGO

A campaign has been launched to get Britain’s iconic Red Arrows, based in Lincolnshire, made into the next LEGO model.

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35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

Take a look around your office. If a new study is to be believed, 35 per cent of your colleagues have taken a nap on the job and got away with it. And only 12 per cent say they have had been disciplined by their boss for sleeping at work.

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The advert for Naturist Cleaners. Photo: Facebook

Naked female & male cleaners wanted in Melton to clean houses for £45 an hour

Naked female and male cleaners are being sought to clean houses in Melton and across Leicestershire for £45 an hour - on condition they do it in the nude.

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DVLA car tax changes: Find out how much you will pay from April

New tax rules will end up costing motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.

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A warning is being issued for those who illegally stream tv.

Warning letters to be sent out in illegal TV crackdown

Internet and television providers are sending out warning letters to households believed to be watching pirate TV, either from illegal downloads or Andriod/Kodi devices.

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Sales rose over Christmas at the Central England Co-operative stores.

Central England Co-operative saw its sales soar over Christmas

A retailer with hundreds of stores across the east of England is celebrating a successful Christmas.

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Your views on how to enhance town centre

Melton Times readers have been having their say on what can be done to make the town more attractive for shoppers and tourists.

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A van used by Southeringtons removals in Melton in the mid-20th century EMN-171001-124511001

Melton family business thrives after 125 years

When William Southerington bought a horse and cart in 1892 and started a removal and haulage business in Melton he would surely be proud to hear that it continues to thrive 125 years later under the stewardship of grandson John.

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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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St Mary's Church, Melton, is blessed with a 'chalking of the doors ceremony' EMN-170901-122252001

Ancient ritual marks a new era for Melton’s historic church

An ancient religious practice was carried out at St Mary’s Church in Melton on Sunday before worshippers took part in a procession to the new temporary home for services at the borough council offices.

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Free workshops with focus on online

Businesses are invited to take advantage of free workshops aimed at helping them to operate successfully online.

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Poultry on show during the Spring rare breeds show, held at Melton Cattle Market EMN-171001-141831001

Ban on poultry sales at Melton market is extended until March

Poultry farmers will be unable to sell their birds at Melton Cattle Market until the start of March at the earliest, following the latest outbreak of avian flu.

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Judges award winners Siobhan Lane and Rashida Agboke, of RS Bridal Collection, with the Melton Times' Marie Bond at our business awards event last year EMN-170901-172144001

Award-winning Melton brand moves

An award-winning Melton business has moved across town to bigger premises.

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Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to stand up and defend a free British press - and your right to know.

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Six Hills Hotel, which could be converted into a residential centre for recovering drug and alcohol addicts EMN-170901-165355001

Plans to house recovering addicts at established hotel

Plans have been submitted to convert a long established hotel into a residential centre for recovering drug and alcohol addicts.

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Simon McDonald, managing director of Persimmon Homes East Midlands.

Developer in Peterborough outlines homes building plan for year ahead

A leading house builder based in Peterborough says it is planning to build more than 600 new homes across the region this year.

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Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Whether it’s a quick coffee or chipping in for a colleague’s birthday present, office workers can expect to spend over £40,000 in a lifetime on workplace costs.

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Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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