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Storm UK – Google News

Hull teens’ gourmet chip spice set to take UK by storm – Hull Daily Mail


Hull Daily Mail

Hull teens' gourmet chip spice set to take UK by storm
Hull Daily Mail
Hull teens' gourmet chip spice set to take UK by storm. By Hull Daily Mail | Posted: April 23, 2014. SPICE IS RIGHT: Josef Zanetti, left, and Alex Hendy, of Spice It, at Fudge in Princes Avenue, west Hull. Picture: Simon Renilson. Comments (3). TWO

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 11:04 am

Cat Burrito pictures take Instagram by storm – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Cat Burrito pictures take Instagram by storm
Daily Mail
Send your pictures to femail@mailonline.co.uk and we'll share the best ones. Owners have been posting pics of their wrapped up moggies on Instagram with the hashtag #purrito. Owners have become more inventive with their wraps, using everything from …

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 10:16 am

Netball Superleague: Surrey Storm & Manchester Thunder reach final – BBC News


BBC News

Netball Superleague: Surrey Storm & Manchester Thunder reach final
BBC News
Surrey Storm and Manchester Thunder reached the Superleague grand final after winning their respective semis on Monday evening. Storm, unbeaten all season, trailed Hertfordshire Mavericks by five points at half-time but turned it around to win 52-42.
Thunder to face Storm in finalEmag.co.uk

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Posted on 22 April 2014 | 2:00 pm

Tamworth theatre group storm through to All-England Festival semi-finals – Tamworth Herald


Tamworth Herald

Tamworth theatre group storm through to All-England Festival semi-finals
Tamworth Herald
A TAMWORTH theatre group stormed into the All England semi-finals after winning a hat-trick of awards. Total Arts Community Theatre (TACT) progressed through the quarter-finals at Burton's Brewhouse Arts Centre on Saturday, April 12 – picking up three

Posted on 22 April 2014 | 9:49 am

Scots hit by a perfect storm of poverty as welfare cuts, stagnant wages and … – Scottish Daily Record


Belfast Telegraph

Scots hit by a perfect storm of poverty as welfare cuts, stagnant wages and
Scottish Daily Record
"At a time when the five richest families in the UK have the same wealth as the bottom 20 per cent of the population, it is unacceptable that the poorest are paying such a heavy price. “We welcome the fact that the Scottish Government are providing
Oxfam warns 1.75m families are poorer after 'perfect storm' of Coalition Mirror.co.uk
Poorest hit by welfare reformsBelfast Telegraph
Two million poorest families hit by welfare reforms, says OxfamThe Independent
WalesOnline -ITV News -The Voice of Russia
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Posted on 22 April 2014 | 6:58 am

Tourism: Storm-Hit Dorset Gets Easter Boost – Key 103 Manchester


Tourism: Storm-Hit Dorset Gets Easter Boost
Key 103 Manchester
Early indications suggest the storm battered south-west coast has enjoyed a much-needed boost in tourism over the Easter weekend. The area was hard hit in the worst winter on record and business owners reported that in places trade was down by as much …

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Posted on 22 April 2014 | 6:12 am

Agency counts cost of ‘unprecedented’ UK storms – BBC News


BBC News

Agency counts cost of 'unprecedented' UK storms
BBC News
For the first time in its history, the Environment Agency has assessed the state of all of its flood defences in England following the winter's storms. One thousand sites were identified as in need of repair, with the unprecedented series of storms
UK: flood protection restored to 115000 homesDredging News Online

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Posted on 21 April 2014 | 9:27 am

Dawlish’s storm-damaged railway line reopens – BBC News


BBC News

Dawlish's storm-damaged railway line reopens
BBC News
… line through Dawlish in Devon has reopened after part of the track was destroyed during winter storms. The track was swept away with part of the sea wall in early February, cutting off the service linking Cornwall and much of Devon with the rest of
Dawlish Railway Line Reopens After UK StormsHuffington Post UK
All aboard as Dawlish's storm-damaged railway reopensTelegraph.co.uk
Dawlish rail line reopens in time for Easter after storm damage repairedThe Guardian
Express.co.uk -The Construction Index -Western Daily Press
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Posted on 5 April 2014 | 10:24 am

Pollution and dust storm could trigger health problems ‘lasting weeks … – Telegraph.co.uk


The Guardian

Pollution and dust storm could trigger health problems 'lasting weeks
Telegraph.co.uk
Dr Keith Prowse, honorary medical adviser to the British Lung Foundation, said: "Heavy air pollution of the kind we're seeing in several places across the UK at the moment can have a significant impact on people with pre-existing respiratory conditions
UK smog alert: vulnerable people advised to stay indoorsThe Guardian
UK smog and air pollution: spike in 999 calls over breathing problemsThe Independent
'Keep kids out of killer smog': Warning as polluted Sahara dust cloud reaches UKMirror.co.uk
MSN UK -courier.co.uk -Daily Post North Wales
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Posted on 2 April 2014 | 3:56 pm

You Can Barely See Through the Smog in the UK and France Right Now – Mashable


You Can Barely See Through the Smog in the UK and France Right Now
Mashable
A satellite operated by the European satellite agency EUMETSAT captured the Saharan dust being swallowed up by a storm that swept into northwest Africa, Spain, France and the UK during the last three days of March. The winds associated with this storm …

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Posted on 2 April 2014 | 3:28 pm

Storm UK – Yahoo News Search Results

Starbucks suffers first UK sales drop after tax criticism

* UK sales fall after 16 years of strong growth LONDON, April 24 (Reuters) – Starbucks suffered its first ever drop in UK sales last year, a period when the company became the subject of boycotts and public criticism over its tax practices. Accounts for Starbucks' main UK subsidiary, Starbucks Coffee Company (UK) Ltd, showed turnover fell in the year to the end of September 2013 to 399 million …

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 11:23 am

St Jude storm brings destruction to parts of UK – video

Footage captures the effects of Monday's St Jude storm on Brighton, London and Newmarket

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 8:15 am

Seaton hails Super League

Natalie Seaton: Super League ‘one of the best yet’ Former England and Surrey Storm player Natalie Seaton believes this season’s Netball Super League has been… via Emag.co.uk

Posted on 22 April 2014 | 3:43 pm

Weatherwatch: North America's bleak midwinter

Festive cheer has been thin on the ground for many Britons this year, thanks to storms, floods and power cuts. But it isn't just the UK that has suffered. A massive ice storm struck North America just before Christmas, leaving nearly 800,000 people without power, with the city of Toronto particularly hard hit. During the storm, trees, branches, twigs and power lines were encased in up to 3cm of …

Posted on 22 April 2014 | 10:52 am

Poorest hit by welfare reforms

Almost 1.75 million of the poorest families in the UK have been made poorer by a "perfect storm" of changes to the welfare system over the last three years, a new Oxfam report claims.

Posted on 21 April 2014 | 11:10 pm

Study:

Almost 1.75 million of the poorest families in the UK have been made poorer by a "perfect storm" of changes to the welfare system over the last three years, a new Oxfam report claims.

Posted on 21 April 2014 | 11:07 pm

UK braced for further floods as storms sweep in from Atlantic

Gales and heavy rain expected to hit southern England and Wales but drier weather is forecast for much of Scotland Gales and torrential rain will usher in the new year for most parts of Britain as a fresh storm sweeps in from the Atlantic, forecasters have said. There will be no letup for the storm-hit south-east of England as it prepares to face the worst of further heavy downpours on New Year …

Posted on 21 April 2014 | 2:09 pm

Surrey Storm stay unbeaten

Rachel Dunn: Goals helped Surrey Storm finish season unbeaten Surrey Storm warmed up for next week’s 2014 ZEO Superleague semi-finals with a 69-43 victory over… via Emag.co.uk

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 8:58 pm

Southern Britain sees death, flooding and disruption as storm-force winds hit

Two killed by falling trees while 220,000 homes are left without power and roads, railways and airports in chaos Storm-force winds gusting up to 99mph have battered southern parts of the UK, bringing death, widespread travel disruption, flooding and power cuts. A 17-year-old woman died after a tree fell on to her static caravan at Hever, Kent, and a man in his 50s died after a tree fell on to …

Posted on 12 April 2014 | 9:18 pm

Storm chasing in the UK: Britain's wild weather enthusiasts

As fierce weather batters the UK, a growing number of storm hunters are taking to their cars to chase the wildest conditions. Why? To pit their wits against mother nature As soon as he was old enough to ride a bike and get it up a hill, David Vicary began watching the weather, waiting for dramatic thunder and lightning, then going out to watch it – "chasing" storms. "As a kid I would look out at …

Posted on 8 April 2014 | 1:11 pm