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The gunman opened fire near a Christmas market in the French city causing widespread panic.

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Senior Brexiteers are increasingly confident they have enough support to trigger a no-confidence vote.

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The president says he could act for the good of US trade, as Canada releases Meng Wanzhou on bail.

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Protesters are frustrated by strict controls on protests at the UN climate summit in Poland.

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But uSwitch survey says homes in a Birmingham avenue have the fastest access.

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Firm's UK search results also featured the World Cup, Bitcoin and Black Panther highly.

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Mr Trump publicly argued with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over a budget to keep the government open.

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The inquiry chairman is to announce a new timetable as first phase of hearings into fire conclude.

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New Zealand detectives say Grace Millane's family are "in the process of organising to take her home".

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A farming show is told to "move with the 21st Century" and let women attend its prize-giving dinner.

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BBC Spotlight programme's evidence suggests the North Antrim MP did not declare a holiday to the Maldives in 2016.

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Climate change in the Arctic has caused the wild reindeer population to crash by 56%, a report says.

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Community News

Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Do You Support Your Local Businesses?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013

LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Battersea community.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

Dealing With Stress At Work

Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013

ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.

Local Weather

Turning unsettled next week. Darren Bett has the latest long range forecast.

Flooding rain expected in Sri Lanka and southern India as a low pressure system intensifies. Chris Fawkes has the latest forecast for the region.

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