Councillor Harry Blakeley believes the airport could even be used for go-kart racing and kite boarding
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Monday 25 February 2013
Three members of the same family who died after suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at a caravan park would have been "unconscious within minutes", investigators said today.
Sunday 24 February 2013
An elderly couple and their daughter have died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at a caravan park.
Thursday 14 February 2013
Organic food magnate, humanitarian, heir to the throne, would-be defender of faith, father-in-law to Bucklebury’s most famous export – is there anything Prince Charles can’t do?
Wednesday 13 February 2013
A long-running "safer sex"-themed student ball has been cancelled, a month after it was embroiled in controversy.
Friday 08 February 2013
A grey seal with a penchant for overeating has been put on a strict diet after gaining more than 124kg in just nine months.
Sunday 27 January 2013
In past columns I've featured prolific authors such as Edgar Wallace, whose output ran to thousands of pages. Here we have someone whose sole claim to fame lies in a single, slim volume. Walker Hamilton was Scottish, born in Airdrie in 1934, and his is not a happy story.
Saturday 26 January 2013
Each week we invite three companies to offer us their best deals for a specific holiday. Today: a last‑minute Valentine's Day break anywhere in the UK. Prices are a total for two people, including three nights' accommodation, starting Thursday 14 February.
Thursday 24 January 2013
A 10-year-old boy was injured in Plymouth when a motorist became violent after a group of youngsters hit his car with a snowball.
Tuesday 22 January 2013
A body found in a river is that of missing teenager Jordan Cobb, it was confirmed today.
Thursday 17 January 2013
A two-year-old tabby cat was found in "surprisingly good condition" after travelling 1,700 miles trapped in a train's undercarriage.
Thursday 17 January 2013
Police searching for a teenager who has been missing since he jumped from a ferry on New Year's Eve have recovered a body.
Sunday 13 January 2013
Having divorced her sleazy husband, Helen Merrifield leaves London to start a new life in the sleepy village of Pendruggan. She wants a new man, but can't choose between historian Piran ("handsome but horrible") and vicar Simon ("not so handsome but sweet"). Thankfully, Penny, a television producer girlfriend, arrives to work in the area, and helps Helen make up her mind.
Saturday 12 January 2013
'I want to introduce things to the gallery experience that are not quite right...'
Friday 11 January 2013
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has confirmed he will be running for Parliament at the next general election, and is confident he will remain leader of the Liberal Democrats.
Thursday 10 January 2013
Police searching for a missing boy last seen leaping from a ferry into a river between Devon and Cornwall believe he may have jumped into the icy waters over a £100 bet.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
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