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Toddler critically ill after Bedworth house fire

Image caption Four other children were treated at the scene of the fire A 21-month-old girl is critically ill after a house fire. The toddler was found “in an extremely serious condition” when emergency crews arrived at the blaze in Bedworth, Warwickshire on Sunday afternoon. Warwickshire Police said a woman in her 30s was arrested […]

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Pacer trains: Politicians call for passenger compensation

Image copyright Richard Woodward Image caption Pacer trains have previously been dubbed “buses on train wheels” Politicians in northern England are demanding that passengers still having to use the heavily-criticised Pacer trains should be offered reduced fares. Manchester mayor Andy Burnham, Sheffield mayor Dan Jarvis and Leeds City Council leader Judith Blake have told train […]