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Star comment: Forecasts by Bank of England fall short

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Here is the good news. In forecasting that the British economy would nosedive in the wake of any vote to leave the European Union, the Bank of England has been proved by events not to know what it is talking about.

Star comment: Police still work hard out of sight

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The days of seeing a bobby on the beat every day are behind us. Though residents in Telford, Shrewsbury and the region’s other market towns and villages might see policemen on patrol, such sights are not as common as they once were.