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Parents' anger over magnetic putty health fears

Image caption The magnetic putty which has been withdrawn from sale Fears are growing over the safety of a children’s toy after a schoolgirl was allegedly found to have 10 times the safe limit of arsenic in her system. The mother of seven-year-old Neve Kelly from Wishaw posted a warning to parents when her daughter […]

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Woman pleads guilty after Tunstall ambulance abuse note

Image copyright West Midlands Ambulance Service Image caption The note was left on an ambulance in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent A woman who verbally abused paramedics and left a foul-mouthed note on their ambulance in Stoke-on-Trent has admitted a public order offence. Kirsty Sharman, 26, appeared at North Staffordshire Justice Centre after being arrested on Monday. Sharman […]

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Suitcase full of potatoes left on Oxford bus

Image copyright OBC Image caption Jade Dixon said the company collected a ‘lot of unusual items’ Suitcases containing potatoes, adult toys and mannequin heads were left behind on buses in Oxford in 2017. The Oxford Bus Company’s lost property department said 4,123 items were left on its services over the year. Most items were never […]