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Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Being happy, healthy and having well-behaved children are the true signs of success - far ahead of being rich, according to new research.

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What happened this week in history

In 1431, Henry VI was crowned King of England, in Paris.

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Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Brits are turning up their noses at ‘trending’ veg people post in recipes on social media - with celery named as the most hated.

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Airport luggage. Photo: Genevieve Hayward

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.

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What happened this week in history

In 1016, King Edmund II, ( Edmund Ironside), died. He was succeeded by Cnut the Great.

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Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children as young as 11 drink the equivalent of almost a bath full of sugary drinks every year, Cancer Research UK has warned.

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The Safeway name has been restricted to the USA since Morrisons rebranded UK stores in 2005

Morrisons to revive Safeway brand

Morrisons is reviving the Safeway brand as it looks to branch out from selling to consumers and enter the wholesale market.

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Beavers celebrate landmark anniversary

Beavers from across the Louth area came together to celebrate the organisation’s 30th anniversary.

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Zoe Ball celebrates her 46th birthday this week EMN-161118-155031001

What happened this week in history

In 534 BC, Thespis of Icaria became the first recorded actor to portray a character on stage.

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What happened this week in history

In 1272, while travelling during the Ninth Crusade, Prince Edward became King of England upon Henry III’s death, but he was not to return to England for nearly two years to assume the throne.

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Lincolnshire residents urged not to delay renewing their concessionary travel pass

A high number of Lincolnshire English National Concessionary Travel Scheme passes are set to expire in 2017, and people are being advised to apply in good time to ensure they get their new pass before their current one runs out.

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Hatchimals are one of this Christmas' must-have toys

From Silly Sausage to the Hatchimal: meet the toys that will drive Britons to spend £1.1bn before Christmas

As she expertly navigated her hot pink Barbie hoverboard drone through a 360 degree turn, Summer gave some serious thought to why girls might be interested in ownership of a remote-controlled “boy toy”.

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Poet and lyricist Roger McGough celebrates his 79th birthday this week EMN-160411-083232001

What happened this week in history

In 1541, Queen Catherine Howard (the fifth wife of Henry VIII) was confined in London Tower. She was beheaded three months later.

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What happened this week in history

In 1483, Henry Stafford, Earl of Buckingham and constable of England, was beheaded at Salisbury for his rebellion against King Richard III.

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Somme film show at Thorpe Camp, Tattershall Thorpe

Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre, wartime home to RAF Woodhall Spa, opens this Friday, October 28, evening as part of the Museums at Night event.

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Six of the best pumpkin ideas and how to make them

Six of the best pumpkin ideas and how to make them

Halloween is fast approaching so to save you panicking about your pumpkin, we’ve pulled together six popular designs and guides on how to do them.

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Former England rugby player Austin Healey celebrates his 43rd birthday this week. EMN-161018-141202001

What happened this week in history

In 1640, the Treaty of Ripon was signed, restoring peace between Scotland and Charles I.

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What happened this week in history

What happened this week in history

In 1216, King John died at Newark-on-Trent. He was succeeded by his nine-year-old son, Henry.

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Cod in tomato bisque with spinach pesto

RECIPE: Cod in tomato bisque with spinach pesto

What’s your favourite ingredient to cook with? It’s very easy to think of all those prime cuts that adorn the menus of swanky restaurants: fillets of beef, lobster tails, loin of turbot, or some rare mushroom that only pops its head above ground once in a blue moon, writes James Waller-Davies.

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Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

The average woman expects her wedding proposal to take place at a landmark in her home city with a dazzling ring costing £1,013, according to new research.

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