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Jospice anniversary raffle

JOSPICE in Thornton has launched its 40th anniversary raffle with a selection of cash prizes up for grabs.The event will take place on the evening of the Starlight Walk on Friday, September 12 but the £1 tickets are now available to buy from
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Flowers bloom in time for Jospice anniversary

IN CELEBRATION of the 40th anniversary of the hospice in Thornton thousands of daffodils that had been planted in its grounds have now bloomed. The sea of yellow has sprung into life in recent weeks and can now be seen by guests on the small
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Wills to help Jospice

JOPSPICE in Thornton have teamed up with local solicitors for Will Week.It will see 12 different law firms help participants create their list of passed down items free of charge – but only if they make a donation to Jospice. The usual cost is
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Physics students grab chance to see Large Hadron Collider

PUPILS from a Thornton school were given the once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland. A-level Physics students from Holy Family Catholic High School went to the multi-billion pound research centre in Geneva
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Dog walkers inLocal Plan protest

MORE than 60 protesters took part in a walk across Thornton to show their anger at a housing scheme – and took their dogs along too.Thornton and District Community Group marched across green belt land that has been earmarked for future
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JOSPICE in Thornton which was set up to care for local patients has celebrated its 40th anniversary.The facility, which was first opened by Father Francis O'Leary in March 1974, looks after people who are terminally ill. It is estimated that the
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