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Leicester submit application to expand King Power Stadium

It has been submitted to Leicester City Council Leicester have submitted a planning application for the expansion of the King Power Stadium. After running a public consultation in August and September, the club have confirmed they have now applied for permission from Leicester City Council to develop the ground. The club say there was an “overwhelmingly positive” response to their consultation period, which involved local residents and businesses, stakeholders and […]

todayOctober 25, 2021 3

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Plaque commemorates Britains first black train driver

He had a long and successful career on the railway, including driving the famous Flying Scotsman locomotive A plaque has been unveiled commemorating Britain’s first black train driver. Jamaican-born Wilston Samuel Jackson began maintaining trains shortly after moving to London in 1952, and became a driver 10 years later. He had a long and successful career on the railway, including driving the famous Flying Scotsman locomotive. Speaking at the unveiling […]

todayOctober 25, 2021 6

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Petrol prices shoot up to record highs

The data is calculated by Experian Catalist and provided to the RAC and AA Prices at the petrol pumps reached an all-time high on Sunday, while diesel is still a little short of its previous record, new data shows. The average UK price of petrol hit 142.94p a litre on Sunday, beating the former record, set in April 2012, by 0.46p. Meanwhile, diesel prices reached 146.5p a litre on Sunday, […]

todayOctober 25, 2021 4

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Chancellor rejects Rashfords calls to continue free school holiday meals

The Chancellor has appeared to reject a call from footballer Marcus Rashford to extend the free school meal programme into the school holidays for the next three years. In a letter to the Sunday Times, England and Manchester United forward Rashford joined with supermarket bosses and food industry leaders to demand ministers continue providing the meals to vulnerable children, even when they were not in the classroom. The signatories said […]

todayOctober 24, 2021 7

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Former footballer Jay Tabb all set for charity ride

He is taking part in the Fitzdares Racing Welfare Charity Flat Race at Wincanton Former Premier League footballer Jay Tabb will experience another kind of sporting thrill when he takes to the saddle for the Fitzdares Racing Welfare Charity Flat Race at Wincanton on Sunday. The 37-year-old enjoyed a 16-year career as a midfielder, working his way through Crystal Palace’s youth academy before undertaking spells at Brentford, Coventry, Reading and […]

todayOctober 24, 2021 8

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Brentford boss Thomas Frank wary of Leicesters in form forward Patson Daka

The West London side are coming off the back of a 1-nil defeat by Chelsea Patson Daka’s midweek heroics have given Brentford boss Thomas Frank an extra threat to prepare for ahead of today’s visit of Leicester. Zambia striker Daka, the £22million summer signing from RB Salzburg, followed up his maiden Premier League goal against Manchester United last weekend with a stunning four-goal haul in the Europa League. The 23-year-old […]

todayOctober 24, 2021 7

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Anton Du Beke Im the luckiest guy in the world doing Strictly and panto

He is playing Buttons at the Richmond Theatre in London Anton Du Beke has said he feels like the “luckiest guy in the world” starring in Strictly Come Dancing while also rehearsing for his pantomime debut this Christmas. The professional dancer, 55, will play Buttons in a production of Cinderella at the Richmond Theatre in London during the festive period. He also joined the judging panel for Strictly this series, […]

todayOctober 23, 2021 6

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Adam Peaty discusses his heated performance on Strictly

Adam Peaty has said he “got so into the character” and felt “amazing” during his steamy Argentine tango with his professional partner Katya Jones on Strictly Come Dancing last week. The Olympic swimmer, 26, and the dancer secured joint second place with their performance to Fleetwood Mac’s Tango In The Night, and the routine ended with the pair posing with their faces just inches apart. On this Saturday’s live show, […]

todayOctober 23, 2021 15

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Adele breaks streaming record as she lands number one with comeback single

Adele’s comeback song Easy On Me has topped the UK singles chart after being streamed a record-breaking 24 million times, the Official Charts Company has announced. She smashed the previous record for the number of streams in a week, which was set by Ariana Grande’s song 7 Rings in January 2019 when it was streamed 16.9 million times. Adele’s new release also recorded 217,300 chart sales, the highest total since […]

todayOctober 23, 2021 5

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