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Clockmaker John Harrison's Nostell Priory honour

More than 2,000 ticking clocks have gone on display in an art installation as British Summer Time (BST) begins. Set up at Nostell Priory, near Wakefield, it has been created to celebrate the life of clockmaker and inventor of the marine chronometer John Harrison. The Harrison’s Garden installation by artist Luke Jerram fills an entire […]

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Boy, 17, dies after amateur boxing match in Derbyshire

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Eddie Bilby died in hospital after collapsing in the ring A 17-year-old boy has died after collapsing in the ring at an amateur boxing match. Eddie Bilbey, from Ripley, Derbyshire, was competing at the Postmill Centre in South Normanton on Friday evening. He died later at Kingsmill hospital. A Derbyshire […]

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Man carrying rifle in Crook street arrested

Image copyright Durham RPU Image caption A police spokesperson said the rifle is thought to be used in paintballing A man has been arrested after being seen carrying a rifle in the street late at night. Durham Police received reports of a man carrying a rifle in Crook in County Durham in the late hours […]