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York school hosts festive fair to generate funding

Poppy Road Primary School Christmas fair banner

By Emily Smith Poppleton Road Primary School in York held their annual Christmas fair on Saturday November 24 to raise extra money for the school. The fair was run by the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) and raised £2000 which will go towards buying equipment for the school. Steve Wragg, chair of Friends of Poppleton Road School said: “The fair is an […]

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Opinions divided as Margaret Thatcher is put forward as the face of the new £50 note.

British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher speaks during the Conservative Party Conference in Blackpool

By Harry McMullen This week the Royal Mint has announced plans to allow the British public to elect the person they wish to feature on the upcoming £50 note. Margaret Thatcher is one candidate that has been put forward but the decision to elect her is cause of much debate across social media. Thatcher was the Conservative Prime Minster from […]

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Leeds MP slams the Chancellor’s budget plans

Leeds MP slams the Chancellor’s budget plans

George Osborne’s budget has been branded ‘barbaric’ by Leeds East MP Richard Burgon. The Labour MP said the Chancellor plans to take money from the poorest in the city and hand it to the wealthiest.

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Reward for murder suspect doubled to £10,000

Reward for murder suspect doubled to £10,000

Crimestoppers have doubled the reward money on offer for any information that leads to the arrest of John Heald, who’s still on the run a week after the death of a guest house landlady. John Heald, 53, from the Rotherham area is wanted by Humberside Police in connection with the murder of Bei Carter, 49, at a guest house in […]

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