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Old Faithful Carries Ian Allkins to Encouraging Thundersport

124 days ago
Old faithful carries Ian Allkins to encouraging Thundersport. IAN Allkins got his Thundersport campaign under way at Brands Hatch where his results provided plenty of encouragement for the coming season. Riding his trusty Honda, which now has a very tired engine, he finished 13th in his opening race at the Kent circuit, despite having a poor start. The Oakwood racer was forced to pull out of his second race with a mechanical issue while occupying ninth place but he fared better with a new set of tyres third time out, bringing the bike home eighth. That,... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

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Carl Smalley and Dan Frear Enjoy Victories as Thundersport GB

56 days ago
Carl Smalley and Dan Frear enjoy victories as Thundersport GB. SCUNTHORPE rider Carl Smalley strengthened his position at the top of the Buff Headwear Thundersport 500 Ch... -> Read more at Scunthorpe Telegraph

Coffin of Derby Motorbike Ace Ian Allkins Given Lap of Honour

72 days ago
Coffin of Derby motorbike ace Ian Allkins given lap of honour. THE coffin of a motorbike racer killed in an accident at Donington Park was taken on a lap of honour around... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

MOTORCYCLING: South Witham Racer Ryan Makes Thundersport Debut

131 days ago
MOTORCYCLING: South Witham racer Ryan makes Thundersport debut. An up-and-coming motorcycle racer from South Witham made his debut for his new team at Brands Hatch over t... -> Read more at Grantham Journal

Biker Ian Allkins Dies in Race at Donington Park

100 days ago
Biker Ian Allkins dies in race at Donington Park. A former soldier has been killed during a race at Donington Park over the weekend. Ian Allkins, of Derby, was taking par... -> Read more at Leicester Mercury

Ian Allkins: Tributes to Motorcyclist Killed at Donington Park

100 days ago
Ian Allkins: Tributes to motorcyclist killed at Donington Park. AN up-and-coming racing motorcyclist, who took up the sport against the odds, has been killed during an ev... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Food Firm Recognises Loyal and Faithful Staff

90 days ago
Food firm recognises loyal and faithful staff. More than 30 staff at Bakkavor Pizza, Holbeach St Marks, have been rewarded for their long service at the food firm... -> Read more at Spalding Guardian

Tuesday Talk: Derby County Faithful Help Set New Play-off Final

58 days ago
Tuesday Talk: Derby County faithful help set new play-off final. SATURDAY's Wembley gate of 87,348 is the highest for a Championship play-off final, according to the reco... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Warsop: Faithful Fred's 75 Years of Bell Ringing Service

128 days ago
Warsop: Faithful Fred's 75 years of bell ringing service. A man for whom bell ringing ‘was his life’ was still climbling the tower at the Warsop church he lov... -> Read more at Hucknall Dispatch

Smyth Wants to Reward Burton Park Faithful with Junior Cup Final Day out

153 days ago
Smyth wants to reward Burton Park faithful with Junior Cup final day out. Burton Park Wanderers manager Joe Smyth is approaching the NFA Junior Cup semi-final at ON Chene... -> Read more at Northamptonshire Telegraph

Rider Lizzie Carries Baton in WI Relay

38 days ago
Rider Lizzie carries baton in WI relay. Horserider Lizzie Harris took part in a nationwide baton relay to mark the centenary of the Women’s Institute... -> Read more at Melton Times

Cleethorpes MP Martin Vickers Carries out his Own EU Referendum

57 days ago
Cleethorpes MP Martin Vickers carries out his own EU referendum. VOTERS in the Cleethorpes constituency don't have to wait until 2017 to have their say on Britain's membe... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Mallinder Calls on Gardens Faithful to Roar Saints to Victory over Tigers

70 days ago
Mallinder calls on Gardens faithful to roar Saints to victory over Tigers. Jim Mallinder says the Saints supporters will have a huge part to play in pushing their team ov... -> Read more at Northamptonshire Telegraph

Bogus Police Officer Carries out Bank Money Scam

83 days ago
Bogus police officer carries out bank money scam. A pensioner was persuaded to hand over thousands -> Read more at Hinckley Times

Burton Bingo Fan Suffers Heart Attack but Game Carries on

95 days ago
Burton bingo fan suffers heart attack but game carries on. A GAME of bingo in Burton carried on for nearly 30 minutes while two nurses tried to save a man who had suffere... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Congregation Carries Cross Up Thorpe Cloud in Good Friday Sun

96 days ago
Congregation carries cross up Thorpe Cloud in Good Friday sun. PEOPLE in Ashbourne and Dovedale gathered together to observe the annual Easter tradition of the Walk of Wi... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Young Surveyor Aoife Carries Derby Hopes in Rose of Tralee

34 days ago
Young surveyor Aoife carries Derby hopes in Rose of Tralee. AN aspiring surveyor is set to represent Derby in an international competition to become the Rose of Tralee. A... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Derbyshire Squash Star Nick Matthew Proudly Carries England Flag

14 hours ago
Derbyshire squash star Nick Matthew proudly carries England flag. DUFFIELD squash star Nick Matthew led Team England into the Commonwealth Games last night. The 33-year-o... -> Read more at Derby Telegraph

Encouraging Signs, but They Must be Built Upon

129 days ago
Encouraging signs, but they must be built upon. THE team from Nottingham which attended the MIPIM property and investment conference in Cannes has returned from the south... -> Read more at Nottingham Post

Encouraging Students to be Good Neighbours

176 days ago
Encouraging students to be good neighbours. STUDENTS are being asked to volunteer to help keep the noise down and improve relationships with their neighbours. A pilot pro... -> Read more at Nottingham Post

Encouraging Signs in Notts Economy

183 days ago
Encouraging signs in Notts economy. BUSINESS in Nottingham is back on track, according to experts. A report by Innes England highlights improvements in the county includi... -> Read more at Nottingham Post

Spalding Society Encouraging Artists to Paint Together

14 days ago
Spalding society encouraging artists to paint together. The new chairman of Spalding Arts & Crafts Society would like to encourage more artists to get together to pai... -> Read more at Spalding Guardian

Lincoln Company Encouraging Staff to Get on Their Bike

131 days ago
Lincoln company encouraging staff to get on their bike. A Lincoln-based company has spent a £5000 grant on encouraging its staff to cut emissions by cycling to work. ... -> Read more at Lincolnshire Echo

Severn Trent Encouraging Customers to Go Paperfree

167 days ago
Severn Trent encouraging customers to go paperfree. Severn Trent is urging customers to cut out clutter and switch to paperless billing... -> Read more at Hucknall Dispatch

Local Cricket: Encouraging Response to New League

169 days ago
Local cricket: Encouraging response to new league. The Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket League has got off to a flying start – two months before the first ball ... -> Read more at Leicester Mercury