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Mum’s warning after family’s eight-month-old puppy killed by poisonous plant

A devastated mum-of-three has warned others to be “very aware” of what is growing in their gardens – after her eight-month-old puppy was killed by eating a poisonous plant. Heather

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Carer who starved vulnerable man to death for inheritance found guilty of murder

A carer who starved a wealthy landowner to death to inherit part of his £3.5million fortune from a forged will has been found guilty of murder. The skeletal body of

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Van Gogh sunflower painting made from grains to show ‘beige foods are beautiful’

This striking image shows Van Gogh’s iconic sunflower painting – made out of grains. Food artist Prudence Staite spent a week creating the masterpiece to highlight the health benefit of

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Win ‘mortgage engagement party’ with cake, prosecco, and £1,000 towards new home

One in five Brits now believe buying a house together is a bigger form of commitment than getting MARRIED. A poll of 2,000 adults found this was because being named

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Body found in search for teenage boy who got ‘into difficulty’ at reservoir

A body has been found in the search for a teenage boy who apparently got ‘into difficulty’ at a reservoir. South Yorkshire Police said officers were called to concerns about

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Dad who complained about flat given eviction notice days before son born

A dad who says he was slapped with an eviction notice just a few days after his child was born says he’s scared for his son. Merlin Hayward moved into

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Amazing ‘Treasure Island’ style home owned by Lad’s Mag owner is yours for £4m

This amazing Treasure Island-inspired home once owned by a Lad’s Mag owner could be yours for a cool £4 million. Former publisher Felix Dennis died from cancer in June 2014

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