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Melton MP caught up in London terror attack

Melton MP Sir Alan Duncan has praised the work of the security services after being caught up in a suspected terrorist attack in London yesterday (Wednesday).

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BREAKING LIVE: Four dead after Westminster terror attack including police officer and his attacker who was shot

Four people have died in the Westminster terror attack including the police officer who was stabbed and his attacker

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

Sympathisers have pledged more than £10,000 in a matter of days to help the family of a Melton police officer who died suddenly while on duty.

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Man jailed for circulating naked photo of ex-girlfriend

A man who pleaded guilty to circulating a naked image of his ex-girlfriend has been jailed.

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Warning over tax rebate scam

Warning over tax rebate scam

A warning has been issued about a potential scam which involves the sending of fake emails or texts offering a tax rebate.

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Melton woman found guilty of stealing cigarettes

A 46-year-old Melton woman has been found guilty of stealing cigarettes on four occasions from a town newsagents by Loughborough magistrates.

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NEWSFLASH: Police arrest 31-year-old man after allegation of sexual assault at Melton hotel

Police have arrested a 31-year-old man in connection with an allegation of sexual assault against a woman in Melton.

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A police car parked outside Craven Street Stores on Wednesday evening following an armed robbery.
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NEWSFLASH: Melton man to stand trial at crown court next month on string of town robbery charges

A man accused of a series of Melton robberies and other offences will stand trial at Leicester Crown Court next month.

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Pictured are Lisa Hauxwell who may be living as a woman or a man. Pictures: West Yorkshire Police.

On-the-run rapist could be living as a woman or a man as nationwide hunt launched

A nationwide hunt has been launched for an on-the-run rapist who could be living as a man or a woman.

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A police car parked outside Craven Street Stores on Wednesday evening following an armed robbery.
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NEWSFLASH: 41-year-old man charged with robberies at two stores in Melton

Police have charged a 41-year-old Melton man with a number of robberies in the town, including those committed at the Craven Street Stores and One Stop Shop on Wednesday.

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Hollyoaks producers warn of FAKE Facebook casting call for extras

Lime pictures, producers of hit Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks have issued a warning after it emerged that companies claiming to be recruiting paid extras on their behalf were doing so WITHOUT the knowledge or consent of the producers.

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VIDEO UPDATE: Shocking CCTV released of man threatening Melton shop owner with axe in armed robbery

A shop owner who struck with an axe during an armed robbery in Melton yesterday (Wednesday) has released shocking CCTV footage of the attack to the Melton Times.

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Police outside Craven Street Stores - Photo: Jonathan McGrady/JM News.

NEWSFLASH: Masked robber attacks Melton shopkeeper with an axe

A shop owner was struck with an axe during an armed robbery in Melton yesterday (Wednesday).

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Police officers in Leicestershire told they need to improve

Police officers in Leicestershire have been told they need to improve the way they investigate crimes, protect vulnerable people and support victims.

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Raiders make off with copper sheeting from Kirby Bellars Church roof

Police are hunting thieves who stole more than 100 metres of copper sheeting from the roof of Kirby Bellars Church.

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Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to ensure yours is real

Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to ensure yours is real

The Bank of England has issued a warning over potentially fake £5 notes being put into circulation.

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‘Can you hear me?’ - Melton residents warned to hang up on new phone scam

Melton residents are being warned of a new telephone scam which is currently sweeping the United States and is set to hit the UK.

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Helping at the scene of the Kegworth air crash was a sad memory in Mike’s eventful Leicestershire police career

It’s nearly 30 years since the Kegworth air disaster but Mike Worsdale remembers it all very clearly after being one of the first members of the emergency services called to the scene.

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Double penalty points for drivers caught using mobile phone

Double penalty points for drivers caught using mobile phone

New laws coming into force on 1 March will mean that drivers caught using their mobile phone while at the wheel will face double penalty points and a double fine.

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Thieves make off with football club’s popular mobile cafe

Dozens of young footballers in Bottesford will be left disappointed this weekend after thieves made off with the mobile canteen where they buy hot food and drink.

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