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June 16, 2018 3:06 PM Huge sex-crazed moths have swarmed Britain in the wake of summer heatwave

PETRIFIED northerners have taken to social media in the wake of a nightmarish outbreak of giant moths that have swarmed Britain for a sex-fest. Residents have uploaded frightening snaps of the huge creepy crawlies which do not eat or drink and only live to mate and die in the immediate aftermath. The strange species is called the Poplar Hawk moth and although 8

June 15, 2018 2:13 PM YorkBID makes sure city is in full bloom for inaugural horticultural festival

YORKBID has turned the city into a riot of colour ahead of the first-ever Bloom! festival. Work was completed installing vibrant floral displays across the centre of York this weekend. YorkBID’s Elliot Sawyer said: “After the success of the winter lights illuminations we want to fill the city with colour during the summer months, too. “The planters have only been up a few days and already 5

June 14, 2018 4:05 AM £500K to support rough sleepers in Brighton and Hove

The money will be used to help people move into shelters in the coming months before winter arrives. The latest Government figures show there were 178 rough sleepers in the city in 2017. Brighton and Hove City Council’s lead member for rough sleeping Councillor Clare Moonan said: “A lot of thought and planning went into our bid so we will be hitting 8

June 6, 2018 4:39 PM GWH's 2018 winter plan in the spotlight

Great Western Hospital experienced one of their busiest winters on record this year, with cancelled operations and spikes in flu. Directors at the Marlborough Road hospital will tomorrow discuss the lessons learnt from last winter and how best to prepare for the next. Already, £1 million has been set aside by the hospital to bear the costs. Jim O’Connell 7

May 17, 2018 9:52 AM Spent too long waiting for a holiday? Get away to Europe for less than $750 return with Scoot offering cheap flights to Berlin

If you're looking to escape Australia and treat yourself to a lavish holiday for a cheap price, then look no further than Scoot's cheap flights to Europe! The discount airline is offering Australian's to 'escape from the ordinary' and enjoy the fun of the German capital, Berlin. Flyers will enjoy the historically rich country and absorb the culture the country 3

May 17, 2018 5:01 AM Bolton Health Players enjoy an Arabian adventure

The sultry heat of Arabia brought some much needed warmth to a cold winter's evening in January 1992. Families enjoyed a performance from of Ali Baba and his Magic Travels, adapted from the popular Arabian Nights folk stories. The pantomime was performed by members of the Bolton Health Players. The production was their 14th festive production in the Deane 8

May 7, 2018 12:50 PM WORLD CUP: Sun never sets in a St. Petersburg summer

MOSCOW (AP) - Known as Russia's "Window on Europe," St. Petersburg is a city like no other. Imperial palaces line its network of canals, its stadium looks like a spaceship and some days the sun never sets. St. Petersburg is so far north that the last three weeks of June are "White Nights," with the sky remaining light 24 hours a day. In this photo taken 9

May 7, 2018 11:40 AM Male body with Malaysian documents found in Polish mountains

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A prosecutor in southern Poland says a body has been found in the Tatra mountains that bears the Malaysian documents of a 29-year-old man. Barbara Bogdanowicz, the chief prosecutor in the mountain resort of Zakopane, said Monday the body was found by tourists on Sunday, and not far from a marked trail leading to the Morskie Oko lake. She said the death 4

May 4, 2018 11:26 AM GWH bosses bring in new flu jab for staff

A BULK-BOUGHT new flu vaccination should leave GWH staff better protected next winter. Bosses at the hospital have chosen a version of the vaccination, called a quadrivalent, which protects against both the A and B strains of the flu. At a meeting of the GWH’s board of directors, medical director Dr Guy Rooney said: “Flu was a real issue. Our vaccine 14

May 3, 2018 6:18 PM The Latest: Dead North Dakota residents are mom, her 3 kids

Authorities in North Dakota say four people found dead in a Grand Forks home were a mother and her three children and their deaths were apparent homicides and a suicide. This photo provided by KVLY-TV/Fargo show authorities at the scene in Grand Forks, N.D., Thursday, May 3, 2018, after a police officer making a welfare check found four people, three 9