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The foreign secretary urges the EU to copy Washington's response to the Salisbury nerve agent attack.

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Leaving the EU without a deal would make it harder to stop the spread of diseases, NHS boss is told.

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Images from two angles on a nearby building show the moment the motorway bridge came down.

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An advertisement for Harpic was also criticised by London Fire Brigade boss Dany Cotton.

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Only 26% of maternity units follow guidelines that allow women to choose to have a Caesarean.

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Some people don't think the Queen of Pop gave the Queen of Soul enough R-E-S-P-E-C-T at MTV's VMAs.

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Joe Xuereb faces two counts of attempted murder after a mother and daughter were critically injured.

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The international trade secretary outlines post-Brexit aspirations - but businesses ask for help.

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The US president also suggested he could take over the investigation into alleged Russian meddling.

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Manager Jose Mourinho retains the full backing of Manchester United's board and the club are not considering Zinedine Zidane as a replacement.

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A rescue official says walkers were "catapulted out like bullets" when a stream in a gorge flooded.

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Witnesses say the 45-year-old was attacked while protecting her dog from an 8ft alligator.

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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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