Somerset

Ring lost 12 years ago found on home-grown carrot
Carrot ring
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Ring lost 12 years ago found on home-grown carrot

Owner was washing the vegetable picked by her husband for dinner when she found the jewel
17 Aug 2018
Sugar-addict ponies 'resorting to violence'
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Sugar-addict ponies 'resorting to violence'

'Outbreak of anti-social behaviour' from wild ponies raised on leftover picnics and sweet treats
26 Oct 2015
FLOODS: Ministers to quiz insurers
DATCHET, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 17:A woman navigates past sandbags on February 17, 2014 in Chertsey, United Kingdom. The Environment Agency continues to issue severe flood warnings for a n
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FLOODS: Ministers to quiz insurers

Final floods damage bill could cost insurers as much as £1bn, prompting fears of a rise in premiums
18 Feb 2014
UK STORMS: Why we must learn to live with flooding
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UK STORMS: Why we must learn to live with flooding

The trouble with building flood defences is that it encourages risky development, says Keith Beven
10 Feb 2014
John Lewis loses Peter Ruis, man who made it fashionable
John Lewis; retail; British high street; shopping
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John Lewis loses Peter Ruis, man who made it fashionable

Ruis, who turned 'fusty' store into fashion icon, jumps ship to become chief of Jigsaw
2 Jul 2013
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