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July 2008 News

Waiting games

Can you name the Seven Dwarves? Or all the children from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory? You’d be surprised at how you pass the time when there’s a delay at the airport. Holiday makers have been facing delays recently because

Flying the flag

Is your MP backing Britain? A straw poll of what car they drive might give you an idea. And your local authority… or tax office? Which manufacturer do they use for their fleet cars or vans? Is it good business

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An experienced former regional press editor is returning to day-to-day journalism as the co-editor of North East Life, one of Archant’s stable of lifestyle magazines. Andrew Smith has previously edited no fewer than four daily newspapers, the Northern Echo, Bolton

Where there's muck…..

What happens to all the rubbish in your town centre on a Saturday night? It’s all gone by Sunday morning but who are the mysterious squads that keep the streets clean? Get out there among the pigeons, bottles and chip

Who has the freedom of your city?

South coast footy fans are calling for Portsmouth FC’s FA Cup winning team to be given the freedom of the city. At the very least, manager Harry Redknapp should get it, some are saying. With it come some special, and