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Melton stonemason shocked to win coveted industry award

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Belvoir Wassailers male voice choir PHOTO: Supplied

Popular male choir Belvoir Wassailers returning to Melton church

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What are the last Christmas posting dates for International Airmail?

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Crowds gaze at the trees in St Mary's Church PHOTO: Tim Williams

Fifteenth Melton Christmas Tree Festival will be spectacular and break records

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Former soldier jailed for eight years for axe robberies in Melton

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New medical device could be ‘life-changing’ for Martin’s chronic lung condition

Health

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education

Old, new and interesting nativity scenes to illumine Melton’s Sage Cross Methodist Church for Festival of Cribs

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Donate food to Rotary’s Christmas collection in Melton

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The Belcher family

Former top cricketer chosen to open Melton farm’s shop and deli expansion

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Melton town road to be closed for five days

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Police accident EMN-171116-104254001

Firefighters alerted after car left the road at Shoby

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What behaviour do you find most annoying when on the road?

REVEALED: The most irritating driving habits that bug motorists, according to you

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The scene of the crash on the A16

Man convicted of causing death of his friend by dangerous driving and seriously injuring Melton pair

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Air ambualnce

Teenaged boy airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Melton this afternoon (Thursday).

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Former soldier jailed for eight years for axe robberies in Melton

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Thieves stole tools from 161 vans in just six months in Melton local policing area

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Police arrest two men in Melton on suspicion of drugs offences

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Police issue warning over bogus callers

Police warning over cold calls from bogus bailiffs

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Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education

Drop-in event in Melton for parents concerned by proposed school transport cuts

Education
Schoolgirls in Victorian dress PHOTO: Supplied

Queniborough School marks 170th birthday by having Victorian Day

Education
The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Revd Justin Welby EMN-171113-171224001

Archbishop of Canterbury to visit students at Brooksby Melton College

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Students from Long Field Academy in Melton pictured during their trip to Sumatra - they are shown  in Halaban at the conservation site after replanting part of the forest EMN-171011-102344001

Melton students return from ‘amazing experience of a lifetime’ helping to save an endangered species

Environment

Melton stonemason shocked to win coveted industry award

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What are the last Christmas posting dates for International Airmail?

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Neil Gordon, who was sentenced to eight years for robberies at two Melton convenience stores armed with an axe EMN-171117-145210001

Former soldier jailed for eight years for axe robberies in Melton

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University graduates

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education

Melton town road to be closed for five days

Transport
Chris and Caroline Platts with their children Ruby, Harry and Phoebe. The family are benefiting from the Poppy Appeal fund following Caroline's illness. EMN-171113-102311001

Poppy Appeal Fund comes to the aid of Melton army veteran’s family

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Drop-in event in Melton for parents concerned by proposed school transport cuts

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The parade makes it's way down Leicester Street. EMN-171113-104207001

Picture special for the Melton Remembrance Sunday parade and service

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The scene in Memorial Gardens in Melton with huge crowds attending the outdoor Remembrance Sunday service EMN-171211-125949001

Huge crowds turn out to observe Remembrance Sunday parade through Melton

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Melton stonemason shocked to win coveted industry award

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Are you making any of these common recycling mistakes?

Pizza boxes, crisp bags and light bulbs: here’s what NOT to recycle

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Students from Long Field Academy in Melton pictured during their trip to Sumatra - they are shown  in Halaban at the conservation site after replanting part of the forest EMN-171011-102344001

Melton students return from ‘amazing experience of a lifetime’ helping to save an endangered species

Environment
Simon Shouler points out the beam at his Clawson Manor House where he has made the spooky discovery of a hexafoil believed to have been inscribed hundreds of years ago EMN-171025-114150001

Spooky Halloween discovery at 400-year-old Vale of Belvoir property

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New medical device could be ‘life-changing’ for Martin’s chronic lung condition

Health
Football referee Brian Gordon relaxes at home with some admin work for Melton Toy Soldiers Band as he recovers from the cardiac arrest he sustained in May EMN-171114-173638001

Melton football ref who survived cardiac arrest would like defibrillators at all football clubs

Football
William Billingsley and family with Leicester City mascot Filbert Fox at a charity fundraiser at Asfordby EMN-171113-145541001

Asfordby fundraiser generates £3,000 for Melton boy suffering from cancer

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Waterfield Leisure Centre's current spin studio PHOTO: Supplied

Melton’s Waterfield Leisure Centre thriving since major transformation

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Air ambualnce

Teenaged boy airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Melton this afternoon (Thursday).

Transport