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B&Q issues recall over injury risk

DIY chain B&Q has issued a recall after it emerged that one of its products could pose an injury risk to users.

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Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

Headphones causing hidden hearing loss ‘epidemic’

Listening to loud music on personal devices could be leading to an epidemic of deafness among young people, a study shows.

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What happened in history this week

In 1327 - Edward II died while imprisoned at Berkeley Castle in Gloucestershire.

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Time to change your password?

Revealed: the 25 worst online passwords

Hacking and data breaches are, sadly, an everyday fact of life in the 21st century but some people really aren’t helping matters by using simple, easy-to-break passwords.

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Celebrate Lincolnshire Day – travel for a pound!

People are being invited to celebrate Lincolnshire Day by travelling on the bus for a pound.

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Former rugby and Strictly star Ben Cohen celebrates his 38th birthday.

What happened this week in history

In 1682, Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, was founded.

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Remember when children used to play outdoors?

10 best outdoor games we used to play that our kids have never heard of

Kids of the 70s, 80s and 90s will remember them well with a nostalgic tear in their eye but here are 10 great outdoor games we used to play that our children have probably never heard of.

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Tiramisu

RECIPE COLUMN: An authentic taste of Italy

There’s no more disappointing end to a meal than a poor pudding. It’s that last culinary showcase of a good dinner that should leave you scraping at the dish for the last sweet morsel, wishing perhaps you were still young enough to get away with licking the bowl clean, writes James Waller-Davies.

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Can PES come out on top after a decade in FIFAs shadow?

Console Corner: Can PES come from behind to win?

It’s that time of year again when Konami and EA put their dukes up and get ready to punch it out in the battle for football game supremacy.

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Actress Shobna Gulati celebrates her 50th birthday this week.

What happened this week in history

In 1533, Elizabeth I was born at Greenwich Palace, to Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.

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Gunby Hall is amongst the 180 sites open for free this weekend EMN-160509-154227001

Free heritage events across the county over four-day festival event

Take a peak at some of the county’s hidden heritage at the Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days, September 8 to 11.

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New BBC cookery competition is looking for Britain’s best home cooks from our county

New BBC cookery competition is looking for Britain’s best home cooks from our county

Hot on the heels of hit BBC food competition The Great British Bake Off, contestants are being sought for a new BBC2 cooking competition looking for Britain’s Best Home Cooks.

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Dodgy chargers blamed

Dodgy chargers could be to blame for 35% increase in electrical fires

In the last year, the proportion of fire claims caused by electrical faults has risen by 35 per cent, now accounting for over a quarter (27 per cent) of overall fire claims, according to figures from the Co-op Insurance.

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Actor Todd Carty celebrates his 54th birthday this week.

What happened this week in history

In 1422, Henry VI became king at the age of nine months, after King Henry V died of dysentery while in France.

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There are so many options to negotiate each scenario

Console Corner: Deus Ex Mankind Divided review

Deus Ex has you spoilt for choice.

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Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

The Cola-Cola glass bottle has been voted as the most iconic packaging on the UK’s shelves.

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Actor, writer and  presenter Stephen Fry was born on August 24, 1957.

What happened this week in history

In 79AD, Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum in hot volcanic ash.

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Avoid becoming victim of holiday scams

Lincolnshire Trading Standards is reminding holidaymakers to remain vigilant when booking a last minute deal this summer.

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Roast lamb and ratatouille

RECIPE COLUMN: Our lamb is the best in the world

If you were asked to choose your favourite meals, your ‘Desert Island Dinners’, what would you pick? My bet is lamb of some sort would make its way on to most people’s list, writes James Waller-Davies.

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What happened this week in history

What happened this week in history

In 1549, Battle of Sampford Courtenay: The Prayer Book Rebellion is quashed in England.

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