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Breaking National News: Vodafone is to buy 140 Phones 4u stores in a move saving 887 jobs, but another 628 head office and telesales staff at the retailer have been made redundant as part of cuts announced by administrator PwC.

UK news: Misconduct probe into Savile police - Five serving detectives have been served with misconduct notices and two former officers are being investigated over how they handled allegations relating to Jimmy Savile, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) said.

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UK news: Wembley to host Euro 2020 final - England has won the right to host the final and semi-finals of Euro 2020.

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Inside your Weekend Shropshire Star

Local girl done good Suzi Perry is the star of Weekend. She talks about coming back from the brink to land her dream job as BBC's face of Formula One. 

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900 Phones 4u jobs saved in deal

A deal has been reached which will save nearly 900 jobs at Phones 4u

Nearly 900 jobs at collapsed retail chain Phones 4u were saved tonight after network operator Vodafone struck a deal to buy 140 stores.

Mortgage price war hots up

More lenders have announced new rate cuts to mortgage loans

The mortgage price war has stepped up a gear as lenders announced a flurry of new rate cuts to home loans.

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Letter: Beware this treaty as election looms

Business Secretary Vince Cable

Do I detect a General Election looming? Mr Cameron visits The Royal Welsh Show boosting support for the Conservative Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Mid and West Wales.

Letter: Controlled by tyrants

With much of the Middle East tearing itself apart and threatening to spread the conflict to Britain, we can blame Blair and Bush for toppling Saddam Hussein who, albeit brutally, kept the warring factions and religious fanatics in order in a country then at peace.


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