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Melton school completes Ofsted improvement from ‘inadequate’ to ‘good’

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Russ Hamer and some of the other Old Dalby Day volunteers who are appealing for more help to keep the popular event going EMN-180219-120018001

Desperate appeal sounded to save Old Dalby Day

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The Get Busy Living Centre, at Burrough on the Hill, which has been shortlisted for a coveted property design award EMN-180219-110141001

Melton market buildings and Burrough rehab centre up for coveted ‘property Oscars’

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Van overturns after A46 collision near Melton

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Melton cancer support group members to meet again next month

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Brooksby Melton College students taste success in national chef competition programme

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‘Risk of significant snowfall’ for eastern England predicted by Met Office as UK set to freeze

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Attend ‘An Evening of Classic Music’ with Melton Mowbray Orchestra for LOROS

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The seniors walking group set off on one of their regular Thursday walks at Melton Country Park PHOTO: Tim Williams

Join Melton senior walkers to make friends and get fit

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The Grove Tornados PHOTO: Tim Williams

Time to go to great lengths for the Melton Swimarathon

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Van overturns after A46 collision near Melton

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The police helicopter was dispatched to help pursue a suspect EMN-180902-170730001

Helicopter helps police chase a suspect in Melton

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72 new homes approved at Old Dalby despite concerns about nearby railway test track

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Fire services were called to the scene EMN-171222-111950001

Suspected stolen car set alight at Stapleford

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Planning Inspector Mary Travers pictured on the opening day of the Melton Local Plan Examination EMN-180130-141459001

Opening salvoes fired on first day of the Melton Local Plan Examination

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Council awaits police probe verdict on Melton park ‘fox killing’

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Armed officers deployed inside the Palace of Westminster. Picture: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire

UPDATE: Suspicious letter in Parliament contained ‘non-harmful’ white powder

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Helicopter helps police chase a suspect in Melton

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The scene this week outside the bungalow in Station Lane, Asfordby, where a blaze is the subject of an investigation by police and the fire service EMN-180602-101556001

Asfordby man ‘lucky to be alive’ after fire

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Melton school completes Ofsted improvement from ‘inadequate’ to ‘good’

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The college's prize winners PHOTO: Supplied

Brooksby Melton College students taste success in national chef competition programme

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Olympian Joanne Jackson tests pupils fitness at Queniborough Primary School PHOTO: Supplied

Olympic swimmer Joanne Jackson visits schools near Melton to encourage sport participation

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Youngsters enjoying themselves at a session at The Venue in Melton EMN-180902-135712001

Desperate appeal to keep popular Melton youth club going

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Pupils from Asfordby Captain's Close Primary School perform in the Young Voices concert PHOTO: Supplied

Asfordby pupils on song at Young Voices concert

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Melton market buildings and Burrough rehab centre up for coveted ‘property Oscars’

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The police helicopter was dispatched to help pursue a suspect EMN-180902-170730001

Helicopter helps police chase a suspect in Melton

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The historic 7 King Street in Melton - the town's oldest secular building with parts dating back to 1330 EMN-180902-120956001

Pub set to open in historic Melton building in May

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A visual image of what a planned major extension at Scalford Court Care Home will look like if planning permission is approved EMN-180702-142432001

Plans unveiled for major new extension at rural care home

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Melton market buildings and Burrough rehab centre up for coveted ‘property Oscars’

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Council awaits police probe verdict on Melton park ‘fox killing’

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A digital falls device available to vulnerable residents through Melton Council's timesage scheme EMN-180213-105321001

New service launched to support vulnerable people in Melton

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Gretton Court, a sheltered housing complex for the elderly and frail in Melton EMN-180213-135813001

Council defends policy of putting homeless young families in Melton elderly housing complex

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Council awaits police probe verdict on Melton park ‘fox killing’

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Friends of Melton Country Park members Jean Forbes, Walter Pepper, Bill Forbes and Mick Hipwell try out the new bench which has been installed in the park EMN-180213-143403001

New bench for Melton Country Park visitors

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Foxhounds pictured  in Melton Country Park on Saturday before police were called about the suspected illegal killing of a fox EMN-180502-161620001

Police investigate suspected illegal killing of a fox in Melton Country Park

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Melton cancer support group members to meet again next month

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A digital falls device available to vulnerable residents through Melton Council's timesage scheme EMN-180213-105321001

New service launched to support vulnerable people in Melton

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Head teacher Rosalind Hopkins (right) with assistant head and autism lead, Amy Dunstan, at Birch Wood Area Special School at Melton EMN-180602-172658001

Melton school leads the way in educating autistic children

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Waterfield Leisure Centre member Stephen Allsop, who says fitness sessions have significantly eased his feeling of depression, with instructor Nicole Eastman EMN-180129-140547001

Leisure centre sessions ease Melton man’s feelings of depression

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PCSO Karen Evans, who is based at Melton police station, with one of the special bottles being given out to vulnerable residents EMN-180129-141454001

Vulnerable Melton people are urged to leave message in a bottle

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