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Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.

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Prepare for delays on the A14 from Monday morning

Prepare for delays on the A14 from Monday morning

Motorists are being warned to leave extra time for their journeys from tomorrow (Monday, November 14) because of roadworks on the A14.

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Construction on £9.1m lodge scheme for Center Parcs Woburn Forest begins

Construction on £9.1m lodge scheme for Center Parcs Woburn Forest begins

Construction specialist Stepnell has started work on a £9.1 million project to build 57 single-storey timber frame lodges at Center Parcs Woburn Forest, Bedfordshire.

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TRAVEL: Sampling a taste of Istria

TRAVEL: Sampling a taste of Istria

Urged on by a series grunts and whistles, Joseph’s two long-haired dachshunds raced into the sun-dappled Istrian forest and within minutes had helped unearth a small black truffle.

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Severe problems on trains in north Northants after person hit on line

Severe problems on trains in north Northants after person hit on line

Trains are severely disrupted this morning after a person was hit by a train at Kettering.

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So haunted that a priest was called in to perform an exorcism: Borthwick Castle near Edinburgh (Photo: TSPL)

Hallowe’en mini break: haunted places in the UK to stay overnight

For a more unusual weekend break, try a getaway in one of these ‘haunted’ hotels, castles and guesthouses which you can stay in around Hallowe’en – or any time of year.

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Another lorry gets stuck under Kettering railway bridge

Another lorry gets stuck under Kettering railway bridge

A lorry stuck under the railway bridge in Rothwell Road has finally been released - but it may be some time before the road reopens.

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How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

The plunging value of the pound can make it disheartening to think about how little bang you may get for your well-earned buck in the aftermath of Brexit.

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Serene and relaxing surroundings at Center Parcs Woburn Forest

Tackling the misperceptions of Center Parcs

Center Parcs as a family getaway is pretty much unrivalled but it is also often burdened by unfair misperceptions.

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Aidan Turner in Poldark

Travel: Poldark’s pull to Cornwall

Climbing a cliff-top path weaving through an endless carpet of heather, I look up to see a series of mines on the horizon. ggh

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TRAVEL REVIEW: Exclusive sleepover at one of the country’s biggest historical castles

TRAVEL REVIEW: Exclusive sleepover at one of the country’s biggest historical castles

The chance to stay in one of the country’s biggest castles with the promise of Knight School, Horrible Histories and huge looming turrets to explore was like music to my eight-year-old audience’s ears.

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VIDEO: See the headache facing motorists driving from Kettering to Corby

VIDEO: See the headache facing motorists driving from Kettering to Corby

A fed-up motorist who is sick of traffic jams caused by a closed-off lane on the Kettering to Corby road has made a video plea to county council bosses.

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Grandparents to the rescue over school summer holidays

Grandparents to the rescue over school summer holidays

More than half of the UK’s grandparents are planning to look after their grandchildren over the next few weeks, according to a recent survey.

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The roadworks start here, and end at the new A43 / A6003 roundabout. Copyright Google.

Traffic misery for Kettering to Corby drivers set to continue till December

Drivers are being held up by traffic blocking half a mile of road on the main Kettering to Corby route - despite the fact there are no roadworks taking place there.

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Center Parcs has announced that it is launching a nationwide search for The UKs Top Treehouse, led by wildlife presenter and adventurer Steve Backshall.

Most children would prefer a treehouse over a new game console

Center Parcs has launched a nationwide search for The UK’s Top Treehouse, led by wildlife presenter and adventurer Steve Backshall.

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The A43 is closed at Fineshade NNL-160721-160721001

Lorry smash shuts A43

The A43 is closed at Fineshade, north of Corby, following an accident.

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110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes bust

110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes bust

A cut-price travel firm has gone into administration - putting more than 100,000 holiday bookings with the firm at risk.

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Is the end of the family holiday nigh?

Is the end of the family holiday nigh?

Holidays involving the entire family are fast becoming a thing of the past, according to a new report.

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PGL in Liddington. PA photo.

TRAVEL: Adventure for all the family

A fun-filled active holiday that aims to keep everyone happy.

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