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Gwent Police launches new text service for reporting drink/drug drivers

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Gwent Police launches new text service for reporting drink/drug drivers

Why friends of brutal baby killer Matthew Scully-Hicks are raising £10000 for him after he was jailed for life - Mirror.co.uk

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Mirror.co.uk

Why friends of brutal baby killer Matthew Scully-Hicks are raising £10000 for him after he was jailed for life
Mirror.co.uk
Hannah told Cornwall Live: "Matthew was convicted of Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS), a controversial subject within the justice system. "There is little evidence to suggest that SBS can be scientifically proven, and many parents have been falsely convicted ...

Puppy love: How my dog taught me to be a real man - Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.uk

Puppy love: How my dog taught me to be a real man
Telegraph.co.uk
... would be filled with scrunched up poo-bags, that I'd casually turn up to meetings with muddied paw marks on my trousers and enthusiastically wake at 4am to make sure there were no in-crate 'accidents', they'd have laughed uproariously. Not Grant ...

Kids continue to die in window-blind accidents, despite safety warnings - Business Insider

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The Guardian

Kids continue to die in window-blind accidents, despite safety warnings
Business Insider
(Reuters Health) - Even though window coverings have been recognized for decades as a safety hazard to children, injuries from blinds and shades still send many kids to the emergency room each year, a U.S. study suggests. Almost 17,000 children under ...
Ban window blinds with accessible cords to protect children, experts sayThe Guardian
Ban window blinds with cords to prevent child strangulation, study saysITV News
Pediatric Injuries Related to Window Blinds, Shades, and CordsAAP News

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Why you MUST always wear sturdy shoes when gardening: Shocking image shows a person foot impaled on a rake ... - Daily Mail

News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 23:41

Why you MUST always wear sturdy shoes when gardening: Shocking image shows a person foot impaled on a rake ...
Daily Mail
'This is a prime example of why you should never leave garden implements lying on the ground — always stand them up in the ground, so they are visible.' He stresses the importance of wearing 'as sturdy shoes as possible while gardening — not sandals ...

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Kids continue to die in window-blind accidents, despite safety warnings - Reuters

News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 19:48

The Guardian

Kids continue to die in window-blind accidents, despite safety warnings
Reuters
But there were 228 cases when young children caught their necks in cords and two-thirds of these injuries were fatal. While the majority of children were treated and released, there was still about one child death each month - most from strangulation ...
Ban window blinds with accessible cords to protect children, experts sayThe Guardian
Ban window blinds with cords to prevent child strangulation, study saysITV News
Pediatric Injuries Related to Window Blinds, Shades, and CordsAAP News

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How Neolithic weapons were made to kill with one strike: Study of 5500-year-old wooden club suggest it was used as a ... - Daily Mail

News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 18:03

Daily Mail

How Neolithic weapons were made to kill with one strike: Study of 5500-year-old wooden club suggest it was used as a ...
Daily Mail
Both types of weapon may have been used in raids, assaults, child killing and murder. The team had also discovered that direct blows can result in fractures previously attributed to falls. This could suggest that deaths put down to accidents may have ...

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People have noticed something deeply worrying about rugby star's smiling family holiday snap - Mirror.co.uk

News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 15:50

Mirror.co.uk

People have noticed something deeply worrying about rugby star's smiling family holiday snap
Mirror.co.uk
Williams playing for New Zealand All Blacks against British and Irish Lions (Image: Getty). Lots of other people have lent their support, pointing out that child car seats are not compulsory in the Cook Islands, found in the South Pacific. One wrote ...

Interactive module focuses on 'morning after' drink driving

News from Road Safety GB - December 11, 2017 - 13:09
Interactive module focuses on 'morning after' drink driving

'Extra Eyes' will help keep Essex road users safer

News from Road Safety GB - December 11, 2017 - 11:03
'Extra Eyes' will help keep Essex road users safer

Is the Smith case a step forward for the rights of cohabitees? - Family Law

News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 10:25

Is the Smith case a step forward for the rights of cohabitees?
Family Law
The bereavement award is a statutory sum of £12,980 payable by a defendant in cases where a person is wrongfully killed by someone else's negligence. It is provided for by the Fatal Accidents Act 1976. Historically, it applied only to husbands and ...

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