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Weather warning for heavy rain issued for Leicestershire as county heats up this weekend

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Weather warning for heavy rain issued for Lincolnshire as county heats up this weekend

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‘Low morale’ reported at Melton factory after redundancies threat

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ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

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Mounting excitement over ancient new archaeological find near Melton

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Annual Melton charity fundraiser in memory of Bobby Barnard to go ahead on Sunday

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Melton people urged to be vigilant after Manchester terror attack

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A 4cm European hornet, dubbed the 'super wasp', which flew into the kitchen of Graham Hall's Sproxton home. The body was slightly bigger but has curled after fly spray was used. The ?1 coin illustrates the size of the insect. EMN-170524-113128001

Graham’s terrifying encounter with a ‘super wasp’ in the Vale of Belvoir

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The site of a planning application for a commerical car wash adjacent to the Enterprise Cars premises in Nottingham Road, Melton EMN-170522-145346001

Melton firm’s car wash plans anger residents

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Volunteers sought to monitor speeding Melton motorists

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Emergency services treat six casualties after cars collide at Ab Kettleby

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Peter Pope presents awards to Melton police officers PC Anthony Brewin and SPC Kimberly Pulley after they came to his aid when he was hit by a car in the town EMN-170516-102600001

Melton police officers given special awards for helping man who was hit by a car

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Fire service tackle blazing car in Stathern

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The aftermath of an accident on the boundary fence at Barkby Cricket Club where a car crashed druing a match EMN-170905-161044001

Car crash stops play during cricket game

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Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

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Leicestershire Chief Constable Simon Cole has called upon residents across the county to be vigilant after the UK terror threat level was raised this week to the highest of 'critical' in the wake of the Manchester attack which killed 22 at a music concert EMN-170524-123841001

Melton people urged to be vigilant after Manchester terror attack

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Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

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Disabled Melton woman confined to home after thief steals her mobility scooter

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Melton’s community donations boost John Ferneley College pupil’s Duke of Edinburgh quest

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Youngsters at Hickling Pastures Pea Pod Day Nursery celebrate Outdoor Classroom Day

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Covered in mud: Little Stars staff at the finish line of the Race for Life course at Prestwold Hall PHOTO: Supplied

Melton’s Little Stars nursery staff take part in Race for Life

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Children’s author visits Melton’s John Ferneley College

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Hairdressing students from Brooksby Melton College, Michelle Barrett and Lauren Coy, help tutor Jo Sloan with her charity hair-cutting effort EMN-171205-121812001

Cancer survivor has hair cut off again for charity

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‘Low morale’ reported at Melton factory after redundancies threat

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Leicester City ace Jamie Vardy puts his Melton house on the market for record price

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Steve Jeal (Melton NFU Mutual senior group secretary) and (right) Simon Fisher (NFU county advisor for Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland) prepare to watch the first auction in the new livestock building at Melton Cattle Market EMN-170523-160346001

Farmers give their approval to impressive new Melton Cattle Market livestock building

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Volunteers use a speed gun as part of Wymeswold Community Speedwatch campaign PHOTO: Supplied EMN-170522-163017001

Volunteers sought to monitor speeding Melton motorists

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ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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NEWSFLASH: Rutland and Melton hustings event cancelled after Manchester attack

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ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

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Deadline to register to vote in General Election 2017 just days away

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Experts warn of an upcoming ‘bumper season’ for insects over the summer

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Campaigners striving to protect Melton Country Park from the impact of neighbouring housing developments EMN-170515-110257001

Campaign aims to protect town park’s wildlife

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Volunteers sought to tackle dog foul issues

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Melton and Oakham Waterways Society volunteers unpick Eye Kettleby Lock

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Psychologist offers cheats for everyday cravings like cheese and sugar

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Hairdressing students from Brooksby Melton College, Michelle Barrett and Lauren Coy, help tutor Jo Sloan with her charity hair-cutting effort EMN-171205-121812001

Cancer survivor has hair cut off again for charity

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Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

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Poultry on show at the Spring rare breeds show at Melton Cattle Market EMN-170205-170415001

Melton rare breeds poultry show to go ahead at the end of the month

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