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August 14, 2018 4:24 AM 'Our girl Aliza-May's smile would melt your heart'

A GIRL who died just months before her first birthday has inspired a fundraising bid in aid of the hospice that cared for her. Parents of North Swindon baby Aliza-May Norton, who suffered from rare genetic disorder Edwards syndrome, said the girl’s smile lit up the room. And this weekend, Aliza-May’s father and 13 family friends will take on the Tough 6

August 13, 2018 6:01 PM Dozens injured as coach overturns on M25 in Kent

Firefighters cut some people free and a hospital is put on major incident alert after a coach ends up on its side. The crash happened near Swanley just before 4pm and South Coast Ambulance Service said seven children were among those wounded. Of the dozens hurt, three have serious injuries and a number of others were taken to hospital with minor injuries 5

August 13, 2018 3:45 PM Unlucky staffy looks for her fur-ever home

AN 18-month-old Staffordshire bull terrier is looking for her forever home after being abandoned on Boxing Day with a broken leg. Tilly was taken to Minster Veterinary Practice, on York’s Salisbury Road, just after Christmas after being found with bad injuries to her leg. Three operations later and Tilly’s leg has now healed and she is ready to be rehomed 6

August 13, 2018 8:48 AM 130 volunteers thanked for supporting hospices at garden party

The charity, run entirely by volunteers, has distributed £2.5 million since it began 23 years ago. FSH works alongside hospices, promoting awareness of the invaluable services provided by them to our community. Chair Kathy Gore said: “Our hospices provide crucial support to families when it is needed most. “But they all rely on support from their local 5

August 13, 2018 5:04 AM Multi-million pound expansion plans for Westhoughton High School

The current capacity of the school is 1150 and the proposed capacity once all future years have filled will increase to 1350. A total of £2.4 million will be spend on expanding the school but because the demand for school places, Westhoughton High School has already begun to admit higher pupil numbers. The school is one of an number of high schools being 7

August 13, 2018 5:03 AM Headteacher retires after 44 years at the same school

She attended the Heaton school as a child and returned when she qualified as a teacher. A retirement mass was held with pupils and staff, some who had left and returned for the special service, governors and members of the community. The service ended with the specially written song, "Thank You Mrs Lysyj ­— The Time Has Come" followed by a flash mob with staff 5

August 12, 2018 11:22 AM 'Banksy' road sign disappears from Clevedon lamppost

A road sign apparently created by the street artist Banksy has disappeared from a lamppost near his home city. The photo of the stencilled sign on a lamppost in Clevedon, north Somerset, was posted on Banksy's official Instagram page on Friday. It depicted an elderly couple being carried by two children in an apparent reference to Brexit. But by Friday 7

August 12, 2018 9:05 AM Bruce Forsyth: Wife Wilnelia's 'perfect tribute' to star as family 'plan to bury ashes'

BRUCE FORSYTH’S wife Wilnelia and his children hope to pay the “perfect tribute” to the Strictly Come Dancing favourite by burying his ashes in a place which held a poignant meaning for the star, according to reports. As they prepare for the anniversary of Sir Bruce’s death, Wilnelia, 60, and his family are said to be planning to bury his ashes under 7

August 10, 2018 7:46 PM 'Banksy' road sign appears on Clevedon lamppost

A new work apparently by elusive street artist Banksy appeared near his home city of Bristol. A photo of the stencilled road sign on a lamppost in Clevedon, north Somerset, was posted on Banksy's official Instagram page earlier. The sign depicts an elderly couple being carried by two children, prompting speculation on social media it was inspired by Brexit 6

August 10, 2018 12:10 PM Youngsters jump for success at Dance Expression

YOUNGSTERS at Dance Expression are jumping with success after being offered places on prestigious programmes. Jessica Huntsman, 11, was one of 12 girls successful in gaining a place at the Royal Ballet School in London. Her dance teacher Lucy Walker, who runs Dance Expression in Norton with her sister, Anna Baggley, said: "Jessica has decided to stay another 8