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Pensioner buys lottery tickets on weekday afternoon

‘My friends and I normally buy our tickets five minutes before the deadline on Saturday nights to chat to all those lovely people who’ve just nipped in for a bottle of wine and some fags,’ explained Margaret Harris, 72.

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Posted: Jul 27th, 2009
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Elderly couple’s stay on traffic island enters its 9th hour

Always dressed for a cold snapMr and Mrs Etheridge, an 82-year-old couple from Banstead in Surrey, were this afternoon coming to regret their decision to shun the traffic lights and attempt an unplanned crossing of the B2219.

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Posted: Apr 25th, 2009
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