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National strike called off as unions consider new pay offer

A strike by thousands of council workers and school support staff will not go ahead next week after unions called it off to consider a new pay offer.

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Is William Hague is our greatest living Yorkshireman?

Is William Hague our greatest living Yorkshireman?

William Hague is “our greatest living Yorkshireman”, David Cameron said, as he paid tribute to the outgoing former Tory leader.

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More calls for devolution for the East Midlands

Council leaders in Nottinghamshire have added their voices to the call for more devolution for the people of Mansfield and Ashfield.

Dennis Skinner with his new autobiography, Sailing Close To The Wind

VIDEO: Dennis Skinner still Sailing Close To The Wind video

He’s been the scourge of the Tories and embodied the left-wing soul of old Labour for more than four decades.

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