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ANYONE looking to fundraise over the festive period are being urged to dress up as Father Christmas for a day in aid of Thornton-based Jospice. The annual fundraising event, which proved to be a huge hit last year, involves people donning a Santa
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STAFF from a Thornton pub decided to treat their locals to a night of comedy to help celebrate it reopening. The Nags Head hosted the event on Saturday, October 18 which featured performances from popular Gary Skyner and Randy King to the delight of
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Vandals force garden centre to shut

A POPULAR garden centre in Thornton has been forced to close after owners revealed huge losses due to vandalism and theft.Rushton's Garden Centre, on Runnells Lane, has been open for 65 years but owners will have to close its doors due to
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Pupils take to the park for green clean up!

THORNTON pupils swapped the classroom for local parks for the day as they embarked on a wide-scale clean up.Around 70 children from Holy Family Catholic High School were given the task of giving Victoria Park, Alexandra Park, Moorside Park and
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Jospice concert tickets available

TICKETS are still available for the eagerly-anticipated 40th anniversary concert for Jospice.It will be hosted by former Brookside star, Dean Sullivan, who has been invited to help raise funds for the Thornton-based centre. The concert will be
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Green-fingered enthusiasts win awards at event

THORNTON and Crosby Gardening Club has hosted its annual flower show with awards being handed out to hard working members. The ceremony was held on Saturday, September 6 at St Luke's Church Hall with the main accolade of ‘Best in Show'
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