THE StHelens Club express their sincere condolenc

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first_imgTHE St.Helens Club express their sincere condolences to Ian Millward and his family in relation to the death of his son Robbie.Chairman Eamonn McManus stated: “This is a real tragedy for Ian and his family. All at the Club, and its supporters, are deeply shocked and saddened by this terrible news.”Saints posted a tribute to Robbie on their Facebook site when the news broke yesterday and hundreds of fans have left tributes. You can read them here.last_img

The young flyer has committed his future to the cl

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first_imgThe young flyer has committed his future to the club until the end of season 2019.Regan, 20, has already scored five tries since making an impressive debut for the club on Good Friday at Wigan.“I’m really happy to commit my future to the club for the next two-and-a-half years,” Regan said. “This season has been a good one for me so far – I have made my debut in a derby and have played in some big games. I’m now looking forward to working hard, improving and doing the best I can for the Saints.“I’d like to thank everyone who has got me where I am today; from the people who spotted me when I was younger to the coaches at my amateur clubs.“The staff have been brilliant since I joined the Saints – right from the Academy through to the first team – as has the club both on and off the field.“The fans have also been superb and I would like to thank them for their support every time I pull on the Red Vee.”The Welsh International joined the Saints after impressing on trial after playing rugby league for South Wales Scorpions at 16s and Wales at Under 18s.His try scoring record in the u19s over the last two seasons was phenomenal and he was part of Derek Traynor’s unbeaten Academy Championship side in 2016.He has now begun to translate that form into Super League.Saints Head Coach Justin Holbrook said: “I have only been here a short time but I have seen the raw potential Regan has.“He works hard in training and sets a strong example to the other younger players in the first team and Academy.“He knows he isn’t the finished product and with a strong work ethic I am sure he will continue to improve at the club.”last_img read more

Town of Belville sets eyes on growth and expansion

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first_img “We’re really looking forward to it. I think the people in our town are very happy with what’s going on. It’s a process of attracting those businesses here that will benefit the town and increase the amount of employment that we have here in the town,” Mike Allen, Belville Mayor, says.Commissioner Joe Breault says four years ago, there was basically nothing.“We came up with the idea of doing something to enhance the image of Belville. Frankly, six years ago, the town was at a crossroads. We had no identity, no direction, no guidance and no civic pride. There was nothing for the citizens to be proud of. Basically, there was those people who questioned whether Belville should even exist,” Breualt says.Related Article: Belville declares State of Emergency for townMany of these plans are part of the town’s five year plan. Breault says he hopes within ten years, the boardwalk will expand all the way to the battleship.“We’re hoping that the things that we’re doing are going to stimulate businesses and serve as an economic engine to bring more industry to this portion of the county,” Breault says.Breault says some of these ideas are still up for negotiation. BELVILLE, NC (WWAY) — Now that the Town of Belville has a new town hall, plans are on the horizon for a Belville boom.The town slowly built up the surrounding area by adding a boardwalk and fishing deck to their park. Now they want to add a restaurant and other shops, provide a shelter for the farmers market and create an area similar to Mayfair.- Advertisement – last_img read more

Humpday Health Why its important to get yourself vaccinated

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first_imgWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Doctors all over the country recommend everyone to get vaccinated for diseases like tetanus, measles, and more.However, some people are worried about the perceived side effects of those vaccines.- Advertisement – “Vaccines are important for preventative health and for public health reasons. It’s important to protect yourself and protect others by getting yourself vaccinated,” said Andres Afanador, MD, a pediatrics doctor at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.Getting a shot may not be the most fun thing in the world, but it’s an important one to stop the spread of infectious diseases.Diseases that plagued our ancestors like smallpox, polio, or measles? Almost or completely gone, thanks to vaccines.Related Article: Construction continues on new orthopedic hospitalDoctors have kept the list of recommended vaccinations relatively static over the last decade, but there’s a newer shot that’s causing a stir.“One big, new, and sort of controversial, but not really controversial, addition has been the Gardasil vaccine. The Gardasil vaccine is a vaccine that prevents HPV virus, prevents cervical cancer,” said Afanador.If you don’t have insurance or another means to pay for vaccinations, you’re still covered.“To go to public school, they ask you, they don’t exactly mandate you, to have preventative vaccines, things to prevent tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, all these kinds of things. So that you can get for free at the health department,” said Afanador.In the last few years, some have decided to become anti-vaxxers, due to the perceived side effects of vaccines.Afanador says that joining this movement is unwise.“The bottom line is there’s a lot of misinformation about the side effects of vaccines, the efficacy of vaccines, and the safety of vaccines, but the truth is there’s no actual scientific evidence that supports some of the side effects that people are hearing,” said Afanador.So it’s a good idea to get yourself and your kids vaccinated, doing your part in preventing the spread of disease.last_img read more

Wrightsboro man wanted for kidnapping and assault on a female

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first_imgNEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Braxton Edward Beaver for 2nd degree kidnapping, assault on a female, and injury to personal property in regards to a domestic related incident that happened in the Wrightsboro Thursday.Deputies say Beaver assaulted his girlfriend by forcing her in a car, held her by force, and left his home located at 2630 Castle Hayne Road and drove her to Carolina Beach.- Advertisement – Beaver also has several other outstanding warrants for drug violations.He was last seen in the area of 1314 S. Lake Park Blvd. in Carolina Beach.If you have any information on Beaver’s whereabouts, please contact the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.last_img

More apartment evictions due to storm damage

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first_img The letter also says residents have to be out by Tuesday. Residents were told they will get a refund for their October rent within 10 days of moving out. WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Another apartment complex in Wilmington is forced to remove residents because of storm damage. Still Meadow Village sent out eviction notices to residents Friday evening.The letter says the complex is required to evict every person in a top floor unit plus certain other units, even if they do not have damage.- Advertisement – last_img

DREAM COME TRUE Hospice patient sells paintings at first art show

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first_img Zachary is a patient at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and when they heard she had always wanted to show off and possibly sell some of her art, they worked with Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash to make that happen.There was a huge turnout for Thursday’s gallery opening. She not only was she able to show off her artwork, but almost all of her paintings sold.Zachary says while it has been overwhelming and a great experience.Related Article: Colors of Spring Luncheon grows awareness and funds for Lower Cape Fear Hospice“I’m happy, and I’ve enjoyed the crowd, the people who have come to see the art and enjoy it,” Zachary said. “It makes me feel good that they can see something and appreciate it.”Most of the paintings did sell, but the ones that didn’t will remain on display at Sunset River Marketplace, located at 10283 Beach Dr SW in Calabash, for another week and prints of certain paintings will be available as well.Zachary was surprised by her art teacher from back in the 1980s. Marilynn Walker heard about the gallery opening and wanted to come out and support her former student.“We saw in the paper that she was going to be here, and I said, she has to be one of my students. So I went, I came and I was so tickled to see her again and be with her,” Walker said.Walker taught art classes for 22 years before moving on to other things. She says it brings joy to her heart to have someone come in that has really never painted, and teach them a whole new world.“She did some very very good work. And we were talking about how much fun we had in classes. I mean it was a joy,” Walker said.With a successful gallery opening under her belt, Zachary had some advice for aspiring artists.“Just keep at it. Just keep going. Mistakes are not made. Mistakes turn into beauty,” Zachary said.If you’d like to purchase a print of one of Zachary’s paintings, you can contact her daughter Susan at 910-603-7909. CALABASH, NC (WWAY) — A Brunswick County woman has been painting for years, but she’s never had an art show or sold any of her paintings until Thursday.This has been a dream come true for Marcia Zachary.- Advertisement – last_img read more

Bladen County school bus driver robbed at gunpoint

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first_img The sheriff’s office says the driver of a school bus arrived to pick up her bus at Elizabethtown Middle School to begin her route, but as she pulled into the school she was stopped by a man and woman who told her their car had run out of gas and asked if she would take them to get gas. She reportedly told them she had to start her route and could not help them.The bus driver then started her bus and went to park her car when she was confronted by the man who pointed a gun at her and made her give him her car, her purse, and cell phone. Deputies say the man got in the driver seat and other woman jumped in the back seat and drove off.The victim drove her bus to the sheriff’s office and reported the crime.Related Article: 911 service restored after interruption across the SoutheastNo one was hurt.Deputies found the victim’s car abandoned on the off ramp of NC 87. They say they have identified a suspect and are actively looking for that person.The case is still under investigation. School bus stop sign (Photo: Max Pixel) ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) — Bladen County Sheriff’s Office says a school bus driver was robbed at gunpoint before her morning route.Sheriff Jim McVicker said it happened around 4:15 a.m. Monday.- Advertisement – last_img read more

Ħal Far murder Music still played as he lay dead in the

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first_img <a href=’http://revive.newsbook.com.mt/www/delivery/ck.php?n=ab2c8853&amp;cb={random}’ target=’_blank’><img src=’https://revive.newsbook.com.mt/www/delivery/avw.php?zoneid=97&amp;cb={random}&amp;n=ab2c8853&amp;ct0={clickurl_enc}’ border=’0′ alt=” /></a> SharePrint The court has heard how the headphones belonging to the victim of a racially motivated murder committed on April 6th, were still playing music.Police Inspector Keith Arnaud explained that when he arrived on the scene and approached the corpse of murdered Lassana Souleyman Cisse, his headphones lights were still flashing. This account is part of the evidence being delivered in the trial against two AFM soldiers named as Lorin Scicluna and Francesco Fenech. They are accused of the murder of Cisse and the attempted murder of two fellow migrants on Triq il-Ġebel in Ħal Far.The Court presided by Magistrate Ian Farrugia showed that:The two suspects did not have a liking towards immigrants.Fenech asked Scicluna to go shoot cats on the day of the murder.Fenech threatened Scicluna that he would shoot him. This happened after Fenech shot Cisse.The Police used multiple footage to identify where the car went. It showed that it was very close to where Scicluna lives.The suspects tried to alter the car’s appearance after it was made public that the Police were searching for a Toyota Starlet.The suspects used to roam around in Ħal Far picking on immigrants with the motive that they would react and would give the suspects a reason to detain them. There was a case involving an immigrant who was cycling who threw rocks at their car, before getting off his bike and fleeing. The two suspects responded by exiting their car and smashing the bike. 9mm bullets were discovered both at the murder scene and under Scicluna’s bedArnaud explained that he had received the call at 11:10 pm describing how there was blood running into the road. When Arnaud arrived, two bullet cartridges identified as 9mm caliber were found close to Cisse’s body. The prosecuting officer also explained that according to the autopsy report, the bullet had entered his left temple.  The Inspector stated that Scicluna had 4 guns registered on his name. He told the court that following Scicluna’s arrest on 17 May at around 11:40 am, the accused showed the policemen his weapons which he kept under his bed. The Police collected several 9mm caliber rounds, said Arnaud. It was also explained that there was a separate crime scene involving two other migrants, both of whom had received bullet wounds to their lower torso. The Toyota StartletArnaud showed images from security cameras where Cisse was killed, at 10:52 pm. He explained that the only car to pass in the same direction in the same time period (about two minutes later) was a Toyota Starlet. During the investigation, the Police compiled footage from 55 CCTV cameras which spotted the car.Inspector Arnaud told the court that the car had distinctive marks, with a missing passenger mirror, while the lamps were fairly bright. He said that the bulb of the right side was brighter than the left side. He also said that there were no registration plates on the vehicle. Arnaud requested the collection of all information about this brand of car in Malta, even those which are intended to be scrapped. Using Transport Malta’s automatic car identification technology, the Inspector stated that the vehicle was registered to Lorin Scicluna.In his statement, Scicluna originally said that he had lent the vehicle to a foreigner, possibly a Syrian, who offered him €1000 to use it. However, Scicluna later admitted to being inside the vehicle during the time when the act was committed.Scicluna told the police that he had adjusted the mirror and stuck tape in order to modify the vehicle.Shots were fired from driver’s sideInspector Arnaud said that one of the victims described a white car passing by, and then they heard shots departing from the driver’s side. One victim described the two people in car as being white men, while the driver was a bit darker and had facial hair or a goatee. Fenech was riding as a passenger in the car while the car was being driven by Scicluna.Scicluna’s girlfriend told him to stay away from FenechScicluna’s girlfriend confirmed that she was not with her partner at the time if the murder, as she was at the cinema with her sister. However, she explained that at about 11:30 pm, Scicluna started messaging her asking where she was.She added that she did not like Fenech, and she wanted Scicluna to stir away from him and had told him to alter his character. She knew that Scicluna and Fenech had similar attitude towards immigrants. ‘They both do not like them, because they believe that immigrants come to Malta and try to take over’, continued Scicluna’s girlfriend.She also confirmed that the Toyota Starlet’s mirror has been recently fixed. Running their identification papers, police found that the victims had no criminal records, and they had never caused any problems or disputes with the authorities or other people.Both victims, Ibrahim Bah (22) from Guinea had already spent three months in Malta while Muhammed Diallo (29) of Gambia had been nine months in Malta. Both victims came to Malta from Italy to work while they lived together. They had said that they were returning home after watching a football match between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, in Birzebbuga. The Inspector Arnaud stated that while the two survivors were living together, neither of them knew Cisse.Representing Lorin Scicluna were the lawyers Franco Debono, Julian Farrugia and Marion Camilleri. Gianella DeMarco represented Francesco Fenech.The lawyers Arthur Azzopardi and Alfred Abela are representing the victim’s family.The prosecution is being led by Inspector Keith Arnaud and Trevor Micallef.WhatsApplast_img read more

Need A Kidney Theres An App For That

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first_imgAdvertisement As strange a concept as this sounds, OrganJet‘s new Web service provides a way to secure an affordable and fast transplant option from the comfort of your couch.OrganJet Corporation announced in a press release that users can now take advantage of an online tool to find kidney transplant centers that are close to home and have the lowest wait times.In the statement, OrganJet CEO Sridhar Tayur noted that the service is meant to bridge the gap between areas with an excess of usable kidneys and those in dire need of them. The company claims that 500 to 2,500 kidneys are wasted per year, and that more than 5,000 patients die annually waiting for one. – Advertisement – “There is significant disparity in wait times, ranging from more than 5 years in some areas, while it is half that in such regions as Pittsburgh, PA, Portland, OR, and Madison, Wisconsin,” said Tayur.OrganJet’s new online app can be found on the “Services” tab of the company’s official website. The app shows a world map, and allows users to find kidney transplant centers with low wait times by entering a zip code. That prompts a list of transplant centers organized by location, wait lists and children’s centers. From there, users can access the official website of the best possible kidney centers near them.With online software constantly evolving, it’s nice to see companies such as OrganJet use their tools to help those in need. There’s always an app for that, even when it comes to saving the lives of hundreds.Credit: LAPTOPlast_img read more

Facebook and Instagram restraint illegal sale of guns

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first_imgAdvertisement The use of Facebook and Instagram for selling various goods (illegal and legal) has taken authorities by surprise!Users can simply upload a picture of the weapon, adding hashtags to indicate that the item is for sale.Buyers can search for specific tags and then contact the buyer by leaving a comment. Negotiations can then take place off-site after further contact details have been exchanged. – Advertisement – Facebook said that they will “remove reported posts that explicitly indicate a specific attempt to evade or help others evade the law.“For example, we will remove reported posts where the potential buyer or seller indicates they will not conduct a background check or are willing to sell across state lines without a licensed firearms dealer.”This means that the sale of weapons through the service will still be allowed, but sellers will not be allowed to advertise the fact that they will not perform a background check, and that unlicensed dealesr will now be allowed to sell across state lines.attorneys have been asking Facebook to implement such restrictions, after evidence show  that users were explicating advertising weapons that violated gun control laws.Source: The Indepedentlast_img read more

Samsung will announce its new Galaxy phone on March 1

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first_imgAdvertisement Samsung will announce its new flagship Galaxy phone on March 1 at an event in Barcelona.The company sent invitations to the press Monday for one of its “Unpacked” events, which are used to announce its most important products like the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note line of phones.Sources familiar with Samsung’s plans told Business Insider the so-called Galaxy S6 will be made out of metal, a departure from the plastic designs the company has used in the past. – Advertisement – There will also be a version of the Galaxy S6 with a curved screen, similar to the Galaxy Note Edge that launched last year.The invitation appears to give a glimpse at part of the device, and it does look like metal will be part of the new design.Finally, Samsung will announce a new smartwatch with a round design, according to sources.Samsung’s rival HTC is also expected to announce its new phone, the followup to the One M8, on March 1 at a separate event in Barcelona.Credit: BIlast_img read more

Tips for your childs safety on iPhone and iPad

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first_imgGetting an iPhone or iPad for a child may seem like an accident waiting to happen, but help is at hand. Image Credit: 9to5mac Advertisement Getting an iPhone or iPad for a child may seem like an accident waiting to happen, but help is at hand. As horror stories flood the press of little tykes running up credit card bills with in-app purchases, it’s only natural to worry about what’s going on behind that big metal tablet. Thankfully, Apple has made a range of tools so parents can help keep their child safe. Here are the four most crucial safety tips for iOS devices.Turn On Parental Controls Pick up the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch you’re preparing to give your child. Under Settings > General > Restrictions, touch Enable Restrictions. The device will then ask you to make a passcode. This is not the same as the one used to unlock the device. Make it something secure: this code lets the user modify the restrictions in place, so something like a birthdate is probably not too hard for the child to figure out. To set a new passcode, simply disable restrictions then re-enable them. If you’ve forgotten the passcode, you’ll have to wipe the device and set up as new.Spend some time exploring all the different options. Apple lets parents restrict a wide range of apps and content, but it’s worth thinking twice about whether it’s necessary to restrict everything on the list. For example, disabling location services may seem like a good idea, but it could serve as a crucial navigation tool if the child is ever lost. The restrictions aren’t set forever though, so there’s no need to fear making the wrong decisions. – Advertisement – Set Up A Child Account Keep tabs on what your child is up to by giving them their own Apple ID. Apple supports special accounts for children under 13 that gives extra controls to the parents. It’s free, simple, and better than giving the child access to your account.Under Settings > iCloud > Family on your iOS device, Apple provides the option to create a new Apple ID for a child. If an iOS device is not to hand, a child account can also be set up using a Mac. Go to the Apple menu in the top left hand corner, then go System Preferences> iCloud > Manage Family and click the plus.On both platforms, follow the on-screen instructions, but remember to choose a password and security question that both you and your child can remember. If your child forgets their password, it can be reset through the parent’s email address along with the correct security question answers.Approve And Reject Purchases With a child account, a child can put in special requests to make purchases from their device. The feature is known as Ask to Buy and means that every purchase will need prior approval. This is the crucial feature: it’ll put an end to the horror stories of kids spending thousands of dollars for virtual costumes on their favorite iPhone role-playing game.Only one parent needs to approve the request. Under the family management screen, you can add more parents to lighten the workload. Requests are deleted after 24 hours if not approved. After that time the child can ask again, the virtual equivalent of saying please over and over again.Family Sharing Don’t spend dollars needlessly. Family Sharing lets the whole family use the same purchased apps, games, books, videos and music. No need to double up on purchases, and it’s simple to set up. Making a child account will automatically add the child to the family group, which enables Family Sharing.When a child account purchase is approved, the whole family gets to take advantage. One thing that can’t be shared through the system is in-app purchases. Any fancy upgrades or levels your child has purchased on one account won’t make their way over to any other.[related-posts]With Family Sharing set up, it might be a good time to consider investing in an Apple Music subscription, which lets family members stream as much music as they like. One of the big advantages the service has over Spotify is the $14.99 per month family subscription tier, which works with up to six accounts over Family Sharing. Of course, the subscription only makes sense if more than one family member listens to a lot of music, otherwise it may be a bit excessive.[MSN]last_img read more

Official Uganda Telecom dismisses sales rumors

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first_imgUganda Government has up to May 26th, 2018 to find a capable investor for Uganda Telecom Limited. (Photo Courtesy) Advertisement Uganda Telecom has moved to dismiss the rumors moving around that it is in the process of sale, calling them false and misleading.Online publication Guru8 claimed earlier this week claimed that Hamilton Telecom, a US telecommunications giant was in negotiations with officials of Uganda Telecom and had had a breakthrough.However, this morning, Uganda Telecom came out to dismiss such claims. – Advertisement – A spokesperson from the telecom firm commented that; “Uganda Telecom Limited wishes to address the false and misleading stories that have been published in sections of the media, particularly in online publications, regarding the sale of the company. Uganda Telecom has not been sold nor is in the process of being sold.”He further added that; “Our two shareholders are working closely to ensure that the company strategy and business plan are implemented. Uganda Telecom continues to broaden its portfolio of services and remains dedicated to innovation and offering our customers the highest possible service levels.”Image Credit: ChimpReportslast_img read more

Leicester v Derby 745pm

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first_img[dropcap]W[/dropcap]e grabbed a profit of 5.5 points with Man City’s demolition of West Ham and the selected handicap (-2) was done and dusted, bar the shouting, by half time.Incredible to think that the Hammers have gone out of two competitions in four days by an aggregate of 11-0. Carling don’t do hammerings but if they did……Back to the football tonight and hopefully the chance to get some pre-weekend ammo together with a trip to the King Power Stadium (… if the floodlights ever failed there HOW embarrassing would that be?) for leaders Leicester against fourth placed Derby.It’s a H2H that Leicester have very much dominated over recent years:HEAD TO HEAD RECORD(Max last 10 only)Sep 2013 Capital One Leicester 2-1 DerbyAug 2013 Championship Derby 0-1 LeicesterMar 2013 Championship Derby 2-1 LeicesterDec 2012 Championship Leicester 4-1 DerbyFeb 2012 Championship Derby 0-1 LeicesterOct 2011 Championship Leicester 4-0 DerbyFeb 2011 Championship Derby 0-2 LeicesterNov 2010 Championship Leicester 2-0 DerbyMar 2010 Championship Derby 1-0 LeicesterOct 2009 Championship Leicester 0-0 DerbyLeicester have only lost one home game all season but are likely to find Derby a tough nut to crack, and Derby have an added carrot of going second tonight if they can take all three points.Derby are unbeaten in their last five matches and also have the best away record in the Championship this season, winning eight and drawing two of their 12 games.They are also scoring goals for fun. They have amassed 48 league goals so far this season – more than any other side in the Championship.For Derby, midfielder Craig Bryson is expected to be fit, but skipper Richard Keogh (knee) and striker Johnny Russell (cheek) are unavailable.Striker Patrick Bamford, who joined on-loan from Chelsea on Monday, will hope to make his debut.It’s a really tough one – I’m leaning towards the draw but think the safer option is over 2.5 goals.Hopefully, like earlier in the week, the money will be in the bag by half-time again.RECOMMENDED BET (1-10 points)5 points OVER 2.5 GOALS at around 4/5 with Star SportsRUNNING RETURN (JANUARY): -19.50 POINTSWhat’s your view? CALL STAR SPORTS 08000 521 321last_img read more

STARTERS ORDERS Friday

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first_img[dropcap]W[/dropcap]elcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports.Friday 7 FebruaryRACING1.30 KemptonBaltimore Rock 11/10 > 8/114.10 KemptonCourt Victory 7/2 > 9/45.35 KemptonUne Artiste 4/7 > 4/118.00 WolverhamptonStarbotton 11/4 > 7/46.45 DundalkLone Star 6/5 > 10/11Newbury tomorrowIrish Saint well backed in BF Hurdle 6/1 > 5/1What’s your view?CALL STAR SPORTS ON 08000 521 321last_img

STARTERS ORDERS Thursday

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first_imgWhat’s your view?CALL STAR SPORTS ON 08000 521 321 [dropcap]W[/dropcap]elcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports.Thursday 17 DecemberRACING1.50 ExeterKylemore Lough 2/1 > 11/83.00 SouthwellFine ‘n Dandy 7/2 > 9/45.40 ChelmsfordMoney Team 6/1 > 4/1FOOTBALLChampionship19:45 Sky Sports 1 / Sky Sports 1 HDevens Wolves 3/1 Leeds United 9/4 DRAW(All prices subject to fluctuation)last_img

STAR PREVIEW Leicester City v Man U

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first_img[dropcap]A[/dropcap] little more interest in the Community Shield this year with Leicester determined to prove they were not one hit wonders and the Mourinho era beginning proper for Man U.The two sides drew 1-1 in both their Premier League meetings last season but the closed season signings certainly seem to favour United.Signings of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan bolster what was already a pretty strong foundation and Leicester have lost N’Golo Kante to Chelsea.Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri says he will have a full strength squad to choose from, with forward Jamie Vardy back in training after featuring for England at Euro 2016.He said: ”All managers and players want to play at Wembley Stadium. It’s one of the most famous stadiums in the world. This is not a friendly. We will give the maximum and also Manchester United will too. Both teams want to win it.”Leicester City v Man UtdFA Community Shield16:00 BT Sport 2 / BT Sport 2 HD / BT Sport 4K UHDHEAD TO HEAD RECORD(Maximum 10 matches)May 2016 PREMIER LEAGUE Man Utd 1-1 LeicesterNov 2015 PREMIER LEAGUE Leicester 1-1 Man UtdJan 2015 PREMIER LEAGUE Man Utd 3-1 LeicesterSep 2014 PREMIER LEAGUE Leicester 5-3 Man UtdApr 2004 PREMIERSHIP Man Utd 1-0 LeicesterSep 2003 PREMIERSHIP Leicester 1-4 Man UtdNov 2002 ENGLISH LEAGUE CUP Man Utd 2-0 LeicesterApr 2002 PREMIERSHIP Leicester 0-1 Man UtdNov 2001 PREMIERSHIP Man Utd 2-0 LeicesterMar 2001 PREMIERSHIP Man Utd 2-0 LeicesterBoth sides are unlikely to be fully wound up and I can’t see there being too many goals.Under 2.5 at 4/5 looks the call with Star Sports.RECOMMENDED BETS (scale of 1-100 points)BACK UNDER 2.5 GOALS 12 points at 4/5 with Star SportsPROFIT/LOSS SINCE EUROS: +67.50 pointsBET NOW WITH STAR SPORTS 08000 521 321last_img read more

BENS BLOG RIP AA GILLRIP FLAIR

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first_img[dropcap]I[/dropcap] couldn’t stand school, Blog. Could you? Hurstpierpoint College was an institution, that stamped on, any sign of flair. Such a characteristic, was of grave threat; to their stone-faced ways.Writer (but dyslexic), AA Gill, saw life very differently:“The interesting adults are always the school failures, the weird ones, the losers, the malcontents. This isn’t wishful thinking. It’s the rule”.RIP AA Gill. RIP THE WORDSMITH.In other news:It was a pleasure to work, at Cheltenham, this weekend, with Wimbledon greyhound-trainer; Graham Box. Graham told me, that his life ambition; was to be an on-course bookie. So who was I to stand in his way? He ‎has a fabulous life-attitude: Always positive and friendly, and wishing others well. And he really gets on with life too. A GREAT WAY TO BE.Over and out, B xlast_img read more