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Some band you’ve never even heard of to headline huge festival

John Peel dancing in his graveThe prestigious Saturday night headlining slot at this year’s Reading Festival has been announced and it’s some group that you know absolutely nothing about, being over the age of 22 and therefore ‘past it’.

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Posted: Jun 12th, 2012
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Cameron admits trying to leave Jeremy Hunt behind in a pub

bought him a drink, but wasn't expecting favour to be returnedPrime minister David Cameron has today admitted to trying to leave the embattled culture secretary Jeremy Hunt behind in a pub, a railway station, two airports and a caravan.

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Posted: Jun 11th, 2012
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World’s longest-married couple ‘only together for the sake of the kids’

Jack and Winnie Sandford got married in 1933 and have been together 77 years, longer than anyone else on earth, but according to 98-year-old Jack it is a living hell. ‘Every morning I wake up and wish I was dead. Or better still she was.’

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Posted: May 4th, 2012
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Oversubscribed Middlesbrough school credits ‘satisfactory’ Ofsted report

Lusitania school - setting pride alightThe report singled out ‘variable’ standards of teaching and ‘low-level’ task setting – marked improvements on the previous ratings of ‘woeful’ and ‘non-existent’.

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Posted: Dec 20th, 2011
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Banner on bypass ‘probably not best way to come out’, admits gay dad

‘I was trying to be open and honest with my teenage daughter, and what could be more open and honest than proclaiming my sexuality in two-foot high, day-glo letters at the roundabout by her school?’

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Posted: Dec 2nd, 2011
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