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Steep rise in skin cancer figures - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer has increased by 41% in just five years, new figures show. There has been a "significant" rise in admissions for skin cancers, which are largely preventable, the British Association of ...
Gunners close in on Welbeck - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
Arsenal have agreed a deal in principle to sign Manchester United and England forward Danny Welbeck as talks continue to complete the deal before the close of the transfer window, Press Association Sport understands. The 23-year-old appears set to be given ...
Richards seals Fiorentina loan move - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
Micah Richards has joined Serie A side Fiorentina on a season-long loan after admitting defeat in his pursuit of first team football at Manchester City. Richards is City's longest serving player, making 245 appearances since his debut in 2005, but has ...
Redknapp and duo reunite at Rangers - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has reunited himself with two players he knows well as the Hoops swooped for Sandro and Niko Kranjcar on transfer deadline day. Brazil international Sandro joins from Tottenham on a three-year deal, with Press Association Sport ...
Villa end interest in Cleverley - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
Aston Villa pulled the plug on their chase for Tom Cleverley over the midfielder's wage demands. The club had agreed a fee of £8million with Manchester United but the England international priced himself out of a move. Cleverley is believed to have asked ...
Murray sinks Tsonga - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
Andy Murray recorded his best win since lifting the Wimbledon trophy last year to set up a blockbuster US Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic. Murray had not beaten a top-10 player since his emotional victory over Djokovic on Centre Court more than a ...
Notts: Police and Crime Commissioner urges PM to increase firearms licencing fees - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
The heavy cost of administering firearms licensing, paid by Notts taxpayers, has prompted Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping to personally urge the Prime Minister to support an increase in fees. Mr Tipping has written to David Cameron pointing out ...
Retford: Rampton staff member nominated for Notts Healthcare award - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
A staff member at Ramption Hospital has been short-listed for an inaugural East Midlands’ Innovation in Healthcare Award. Ilona Kruppa has been nominated in the software and telehealth category for her work on the Electronic Integrated Care Pathway (e-CIP).
QPR make late moves - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
QPR's transfer deadline day business appeared set to run into the night as manager Harry Redknapp announced Tottenham midfielder Sandro was undergoing a medical on Monday evening. The Hoops are looking to bring in both the Brazil international and ...
Djokovic strolls past Kohlschreiber - GAINSBOROUGH STANDARD
World number one Novak Djokovic has moved into the quarter-finals of a grand slam for the 22nd time in a row after seeing off Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in the US Open on Monday. Kohlschreiber, the 22nd seed, was the last man to deny Djokovic a place ...