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Christine Blasey Ford agrees to appear at a Senate panel over the Supreme Court nominee allegations.

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US cable giant wins rare blind auction process set by the UK's Takeover Panel with 30bn offer.

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Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt urges EU leaders to "step back from the abyss" of a no-deal Brexit.

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A documentary featuring the music duo Chas & Dave in 2012 shows Chas reflecting on his varied career.

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Iran's supreme leader says "regional US puppets" were behind a gun assault in Ahvaz that killed 25.

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Shadow equalities minister Dawn Butler says the policy will tackle the "hidden killer" of domestic violence.

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Ex-UKIP leader tells Leave Means Leave rally the "endless negative narrative" needs to be countered.

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A man survives in an air pocket in a Lake Victoria ferry that overturned two days ago, killing 207.

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Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson gets a standing ovation from fans on his first return to Old Trafford since having emergency brain surgery in May.

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The supermarket chain says the new biodegradable bags will be brought in at 1,400 of its stores.

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Six siblings of Arizona Republican Paul Gosar endorse his rival in a brutal new TV campaign.

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Juliet, who blogs about her recovery from cancer, explains why she didn't want breast reconstruction after her mastectomy.

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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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