Tourist Trophy – the new feature film Isle of Man TT gives a gripping insight into the allure of world famous motorcycle racing

This succinct but powerful statement is how Peter Hickman describes his willingness to risk it all in pursuit of the ultimate prize at the Isle of Man TT in ‘Tourist Trophy’ – a gripping new feature offering a revealing glimpse of world fame motorcycle race. Shot by eminent documentary filmmaker …

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BOV is the main sponsor of the 15th annual FinanceMalta Conference – Financial Services

November 22, 2022 Finance Malta To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Bank of Valletta plc. (BOV) is the main sponsor of the 15e FinanceMalta’s annual conference, to be held on 1 December 2022 at the InterContinental Arena conference center …

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This University of Michigan team runs with the pros

ANN ARBOR – The University of Michigan apparently has countless student clubs and teams, and Michigan Engineering is no exception. From concrete canoes and human-powered submarines to steel forges and bridges, there seems to be a group for everyone. But did you know that UM has an electric racing team? …

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American Healthcare REIT ‘optimistic’ about senior housing despite third-quarter performance – Reuters

Retirement housing remains a ‘challenge’, but American Healthcare REIT expects to rebuild occupancy in its portfolio as inflationary pressures ease, the company told investors in a third-quarter update. . The company on Wednesday reported a 17.9% quarter-over-quarter decline in amended operating funds, equivalent to $30.2 million, for the quarter ending …

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A detailed look at the Kawasaki motorcycle that Tom Cruise rode in Top Gun

Hollywood films have always seen extravagance take center stage. The more action there is, the more entertainment there is and, of course, the more money comes in for the studios. Motorcycles have always added drama like nothing else, from heroes to villains. That’s because motorcycles are cool! Right? Well, motorcycles …

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Former Meta and Pinterest Executive Joins Sequoia-Backed Decentralized Social as COO

DeSo FoundationDeSo Foundation: Former Meta and Pinterest Executive Joins Sequoia-Backed Decentralized Social as COO 16-Nov-2022 / 20:05 CET/CEST Former Meta and Pinterest Executive Joins Sequoia-Backed Decentralized Social as COO Los Angeles, USA, 8 November 2022, Chainwire SA seasoned technical lead brings deep expertise in business development, partner ecosystems, and go-to-market …

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Piel Island – Walney, England

Located just half a mile off the Furness Peninsula, Piel Island is a small spit of land with an extraordinary local tradition. It can be reached by ferry from the island of Roa or on a guided walk through the sand at low tide. Near the island’s pier you will …

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John McGuiness Honda CBR1000RR-R SP 100th TT Start replacement…

A living legend of Isle of Man TT Races gets a very special limited edition bike this fall, like John McGuinness’ 100e The departure of the TT is commemorated by an exclusive Blade of Fire CBR1000RR-R SP. Much of John’s success on the Isle of Man has been aboard Honda …

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Team Land Cruiser Toyota Auto Body aims for 10th consecutive T2 victory in Dakar

While the T2 class is generally overshadowed by its other four-wheeled T1 counterparts, Team Land Cruiser Toyota Body dominated T2 at Dakar Rally winning it every year since 2014. For 2023, they will attempt a decade sweep. The team revealed the Toyota Land Cruiser 300 GR Sport at Sanage Adventure …

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How does the court recover money in NSF check cases if the defendant has refused to pay? – Fund management / REITs

November 14, 2022 Al Rowaad Lawyers and Legal Advice To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Reforms related to NSF checks were recently introduced by the UAE government. These reforms were introduced through Federal Legislative Decree No. 14 …

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Pentangular Series T20I Women in Spain 2022

Pentangular Series T20I Women in Spain 2022 ©MCG Here are the Fantasy Cricket predictions and betting tips for the Spain 2022 Women’s Pentangular T20I series to be played at Desert Springs Cricket Ground, Almeria in Spain. LIVE SCORES – Women’s Pentangular T20I Series in Spain 2022 Spain Women vs Norway …

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Greek island houses hidden from pirates

She added that traditionally you would always build from rock on the land side, so the structure couldn’t be seen from the sea. “And because suitable rock is naturally widely scattered, communities have become [too]which meant there was less chance of everyone being discovered if the pirates invaded,” she said. …

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Heysham could become an investment area in the government’s post-Brexit push for growth

The government is encouraging local councils to create special growth areas and in some cases new housing. Investment zones were launched by the government in September to create locations with multiple business incentives. Elements could include low tax and business rate agreements and “liberalized” planning procedures. They aim to accelerate …

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Blockchain Trading Card Game Kingdom Hunter Launches This Month On WEMIX PLAY – European Gaming Industry News

Reading time: 2 minutes Kingdom Hunter, the brand new blockchain collectible card game developed by RedFox Games, will launch on WEMIX PLAY on November 15th. Kingdom Hunter is the first brand new IP-based game on the WEMIX platform and features unique gameplay, enhanced mechanics, and intuitive strategy. Kingdom Hunter is …

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Michael Dunlop eyes Superbike charge at Isle of Man TT in 2023

The Ballymoney man became just the third rider in history to claim more than 20 Mountain Course victories after taking victories in both Supersport races in June on his MD Racing Yamaha. Dunlop also smashed his 2018 lap record in the class, raising the bar to a remarkable 129.47mph as …

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Seize the chance to sell Scotland through the films

The Jacobite Steam Train crossing the Glenfinnan Viaduct, made world famous by the Harry Potter films. Photo: VisitScotland/Kenny Lam By Jenni Steele IT IS easy to forget while watching the latest blockbuster or enjoying a cult classic that screen tourism is a very real and valuable trend in Scotland. Over …

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Prime Kapital to develop a 330 million euro mixed-use real estate project in Romania

BUCHAREST (Romania), November 3 (SeeNews) – Prime Kapital, a real estate developer, investor and operator active in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), announced on Thursday its intention to invest 330 million euros (321.26 million dollars) in a mixed-use complex project in the city of Cluj-Napoca, in northwestern Romania. The urban …

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SPC ‘concerned’ by cumulative effect of Irish Sea wind farms

Ferry operator says new developments could lead to more canceled crossings The Steam Packet Company says it is concerned about the cumulative effect of wind farms in the Irish Sea. It comes as the public in Manx seeks comment on the Morecambe and Morgan wind farm proposals, which could impact …

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Gone with the Greats: Isle of Man TT claims two of its own

The motorcycle racing industry has just lost two key members of its heritage in the Isle of Man TT – and with that news comes a slight misunderstanding. According to the report of Multi-channel networkthe first lap of the opening sidecar race saw Frenchman Olivier Lavorel sustain serious injuries at …

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UK battery firm Britishvolt avoids collapse by securing funding

Britishvolt’s proposed gigafactory in the North East of England British battery company Britishvolt avoided collapse by securing additional funding for the business, according to the BBC. The start-up’s future has been thrown into doubt over fears it will run out of money after the government rejected a £30m funding advance …

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A storm is brewing on the Jura: a millionaire accused of “ignorance” of the plans

A SUPER-RICH and powerful main character, an anxious group of people who are reluctant to speak out, and a simmering sense of inequality: themes that could easily have slipped from the pages of a George Orwell novel. The Inner Hebrides’ Isle of Jura, where in the aftermath of World War …

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Rishi Sunak’s politically costly decision to reappoint Suella Braverman is a price to pay, says Mark Dolan

We’ve been through more prime ministers this year than James Corden has been through Krispy Kreme donuts, but I think THIS guy can be a keeper. After a commanding and confident performance, at Prime Minister’s Questions, after just a day’s work, this man with a plan, is pushing the Tories …

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KTM Europe to take over CFMoto distribution in UK and Ireland in 2023

KTM and CFMoto are two peas in an OEM pod. The Austrian company and the Chinese brand first teamed up in 2013. As part of the deal, CFMoto manufactured small-capacity KTM models for the Chinese market. In return, KTM shared its technology and engineering. So far, this agreement has helped …

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Isle of Man firm hits back at claims by Russian oligarchs

A billionaire Russian investor in Silicon Valley companies was, according to a news report, able to funnel his wealth through a trust, a business services and fund administration company on the Isle of Man called Bridgewaters. The firm denounced the article as deliberately misleading. Bridgewaters, an Isle of Man-based trust, …

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2023 Isle of Man TT race calendar confirmed

Press release | October 26, 2022 The Department of Enterprise has today confirmed the final 2023 Isle of Man TT racing schedule. Michael Rutter, Ian Hutchinson, James Hillier and Michael Dunlop (closest) wait their turn to take the most famous start of the race at the 2022 Isle of Man …

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Boris Johnson has been left out of the leadership race to deliver Brexit – Bernard Ingham

They called it the European Common Market back then. It is now the European Union. And because Boris Johnson let us get away with it – “did Brexit” (more or less), he has now realistically concluded that he cannot unite the warring tribes of his parliamentary party. There will be …

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Fans react to TT 2023 schedule

Tuesday, October 25, 2022 1:15 p.m. Share on Facebook Share on Messenger Share on Messenger Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Concerns over ferry rides and Marshals coverage Motorsport fans have given their reactions to the announcement of the TT calendar for 2023. The new program was announced this morning …

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Glenn Irwin: ‘Decision on 2023 race will be based on wanting to be BSB champion’

Glenn Irwin finished second in the British Superbike standings on his Honda Fireblade Glenn Irwin says his decision on which team to ride for in the 2023 season will be based on which machine he believes will give him the best chance of becoming British Superbike Champion. The Carrickfergus rider …

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Chaos predictor Rishi Sunak takes another tilt at No. 10

For some Tories, former Chancellor Rishi Sunak is the clear choice to steer Britain’s economy back to stability, having largely predicted the turmoil unleashed by Liz Truss’ tax cut programme. But for others he is still the traitor who brought down Boris Johnson, raising the question of whether he can …

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Hidden Isle: Discovering Fårö by Ingmar Bergman

(Credits: Far Out / Flickr / Wikimedia) Travel Sat 22 October 2022 11:30 BST During Ingmar Bergman’s stay in Fårö, he kept a sign on the gate of his private residence that read: “beware of the killer dog”. It was just one of the director’s attempts to protect his privacy. …

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Isle of Man champion completes 24-hour Tiger 1200 off-road test

We’ve seen Triumph’s Tiger Rally Pro 900 in recent headlines, scoring impressive finishes in both the Bassella Enduro Race in Spain and the Baja Aragon Rally with enduro champion Ivan Cervantes at the helm. Now is the time for Triumph’s all-new flagship Tiger 1200 Rally Pro to enjoy its moment …

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Charter ferry options remain uncertain

The Pentalina, which operates successfully between Caithness and Orkney, has already been touted as a possible solution. Comhairle nan Eilean Siar transport committee chairman Uisdean Robertson said this week: ‘Chartering continues to be raised at every meeting with the Minister and continues to be beaten with ‘commercial confidentiality’. “It is …

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would freedom of movement with England continue in an independent Scotland? – Channel 4 News

What would it be like to cross the border into England if Scotland left the UK? Nicola Sturgeon said this week she had the answer: “Scotland will remain in the Common Travel Area with the rest of the UK and Ireland. This means that any discussion of passports to visit …

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Phil is back in the saddle and continues to tear up the track

It’s not every Saturday you witness a 74-year-old man come second in a motorcycle competition, but that’s exactly what I saw last weekend at Bishopscourt Racecourse at South Down. Phil Lunney is originally from West Belfast, although he now lives in Ballyhornan, and has been racing, both circuit and road, …

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Peter Hickman achieves his aim of winning the British Superbike and Isle of Man TT races in the same year with victory in the second race at Brands Hatch

However, Irwin later cut the deficit to the leader but was passed by brother Andrew (SYNETIQ BMW) before he had a chance to make a move on Hickman for the lead. As tire wear came into play, Hickman managed to keep his nose ahead as the Irwin brothers and Danny …

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Red Funnel launches sponsorship program for talented islanders

Ferry company Red Funnel has launched a new sponsorship scheme to support talented Isle of Wight residents. Twelve Red Funnel Island Ambassadors will be selected for travel sponsorship over 12 months. The goal is to support off-island training, competition, performance and events. Ambassadors can be individuals or a group of …

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Joy Dunlop lives up to her name by streaming the delights of the Royal National Mod

Joy Dunlop has never forgotten the thrill she felt when she was first introduced to the delights of the Royal National Mod 30 years ago and offered the opportunity to appear at a festival that has become a large part of his life. It was a turning point for this …

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Todd Howard says you can’t run out of gas in Starfield

Howard responds to whether or not Starfield is “hard science fiction”. There are two types of science fiction: soft science fiction, which resembles Star Wars and Star Trek, which does not try to explain the fantastic things that people can do in their universe, and then there is the hard …

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Goodwood Revival 2022 – Cycle News

Rennie Scaysbrook | October 12, 2022 If there’s one race meeting you need to attend before you set off at sunset, it’s the Goodwood Revival in the UK. The start from Le Mans marks the start of the Barry Sheene Memorial race in which Isle of Man TT rider James …

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Sentencing of landlords who terrorized tenants of Cliftonville property – The Isle Of Thanet News

Sohila Tamiz, , Pedram Tamiz, Adam McChesney and Kasem El Darrat Photos TDC Four people guilty of a total of 28 charges of conspiracy to unlawfully evict and harass tenants of Athelstan Road in Cliftonville have been jailed. In a case being pursued by Thanet District Council, Judge Rupert Lowe, …

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Alderney hosts inter-island environmental summit

His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor of the Bailliage of Guernsey, Lieutenant General Richard Cripwell CB CBE, opens the Inter-Island Environment Meeting 2022 in Alderney on Thursday 13 October. The two-day conference marks Alderney’s sixth time hosting IIEM, with delegates from the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight and …

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Illegal migrants arrested after entering Minnesota

ROSEAU, Minn. (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection said 12 migrants from Ireland and Great Britain were arrested after illegally entering the United States in northern Minnesota. Border Patrol agents, with the help of local law enforcement, intercepted the human smuggling attempt within two days in late September, the …

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Beautifully restored 1971 Norton Commando 750 for sale

Presented by Speedart. Stunning restoration of the iconic British hot rod in cafe racer style. James Lansdowne Norton was born in Birmingham in 1869. He showed mechanical ability from an early age and made a model steam engine at the age of ten, but began his working life as an …

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Tributes paid to Phil Read, eight-time Isle of Man TT winner and seven-time Grand Prix World Champion, after his death at the age of 83

The Englishman was the first rider to win world Grand Prix titles in the 125cc, 250cc and 500cc classes. He was 83 years old. Read took his 125cc and 250cc championship victories on Yamaha machines between 1963 and 1976 and won the 500cc world crown in 1973 and 1974 for …

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Music promoter protests Steam Packet after musician hit by ferry charges

Claims Vehicle Policies Threaten Manx Music Scene A music promoter on the island has denounced the Steam Packet saying its rates for traveling musicians are a threat to the industry. John Gregory’s complaint comes after blues musician Howlin’ Mat was told he would have to pay an extra £1,000 to …

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Here’s why SITE Centers (SITC) is an Apt portfolio choice now

A portfolio of well-located properties in suburban and high-income areas of the United States, with peak concentrations in Florida, Georgia and North Carolina, positions SITE Centers‘ SITC good for growth. Additionally, the focus on tenants with necessity-based businesses and an aggressive capital recycling program bodes well. A remote work scenario …

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Royal support for strong bilateral relations | THE DAILY TRIBUNE

TDT | manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, stressed the importance of further strengthening bilateral relations and cooperation, particularly in the areas of economy and investment, in order to create valuable opportunities …

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The Phineas Cole fall collection defines the stylish gentleman’s wardrobe for his urban and country lifestyle

Designed by Creative Director Ralph Auriemme for the quality and style conscious gentleman NEW YORK, October 32022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Creative Director Ralph Auriemme was inspired by the image of an Edwardian gentleman for the new Fall of Phineas Cole 2022 collection this season. “The Edwardian Gentleman collection is for the …

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Davey Todd eyes move to British Superbike in 2023 after winning Superstock title at Donington Park

Todd put the result beyond doubt with victory in race two at Donington Park on Sunday by 1.9s from closest rival Billy McConnell to secure the championship for Team Milenco by Padgett’s Honda. The Saltburn man has had the best season of his career to date, with Todd also excelling …

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Affordable and memorable trips for Herefordshire Scout groups

A PHOTO posted to the We Grew Up in Hereford facebook page has sparked memories of trips with a group of Boy Scouts in the town. The photograph, provided by David Lloyd, shows scouts from the 6th Hereford and their scout leaders, about to set off on a journey to …

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Madison Metals signs uranium forward sale agreement and creates first uranium-backed NFT with Lux Partners

Madison Metals Inc. TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Metals Inc. (“Madison” or the “Company”) (CSE: GREN) (OTCQB: MMTLF) is pleased to announce the signing of a historic and first-of-its-kind uranium forward sale agreement with Lux Partners Ltd. (“Lux”). Lux operates Lux network, the first decentralized blockchain integrated …

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Citizens Advice Thanet is desperate for new volunteers to help people cope with the cost of living crisis – The Isle Of Thanet News

Thanet Citizens Council Executive Director, Angela Drew-Robinson Reporting by Emma Cooney A charity in Thanet is desperately appealing for volunteers to help those struggling with the cost of living crisis. Citizens Advice Thanet supports people on everything from debt to housing, family and legal issues, and says it’s ‘heartbreaking’ to …

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Friday’s low pressure brings strong winds and heavy rain

Many areas are still calling for rain after many dry months. Western areas will see heavy rains in a relatively short time, which could lead to localized flooding in prone locations or large puddles. 20-50mm of rain is likely, or 1-2 inches in just a few hours. A stronger jet …

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British Superbike: Peter Hickman: ‘We race, we don’t wink’: ‘Shocked by race direction’ | British superbikes

On the final lap of race one, Hickman, a multiple Isle of Man TT winner, rushed inside O’Halloran at Turn 14, a corner in which the McAMS Yamaha rider had to poorly compared to its rivals for most of the weekend. But as this is one of the fastest corners …

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Isle of Man Registry strikes four-vessel deal with Douglas-based shipowner MX Bulk

The Isle of Man Register of Ships (IOMSR) is expanding its fleet after securing a new deal with another Douglas-based shipowner, MX Bulk. The deal will see the IOMSR flag four new 63,878 MT bulk carriers currently being built by the Tsuneishi Group in Zhoushan, China. The vessels include the …

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Digital real estate in 2022

Space is deprioritized as a valuable commodity. The traditional business model of providing exclusive access to square footage is challenged by a new model, one that provides access to the services made possible by that space. And the traditional real estate company is being challenged to think like a technology …

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The Journey is the Main Event: Five Fantastic Flightless Adventures in Europe | green travel

SStepping onto the deck of the Smyril Line ferry between Denmark and the Faroe Islands, I watched a bunch of kids playing tig. Another group was playing football in the fenced enclosure. The parents were in the observation room reading books. My son Conor and I took turns at the …

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Expats: Thinking of putting your house in the name of your adult child? Know the risks related to taxation

Dubai: Many people think it’s a good idea to put their child’s name on the deed, especially if one of the parents is deceased. (What is a deed? A deed is a formal document that defines how property is owned, transferred, and inherited.) So what is the difference between a …

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The country has united – and now it must remain united

SIR – Why is the Russian army fighting in Ukraine? The answer is Vladimir Putin’s vanity. Why are Ukrainians fighting? They fight for their country, their compatriots, their families and their friends. Their recent successes demonstrate the power of these motivations. Putin cannot tolerate being seen defeated. Beware of the …

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The British rider wins the title of eventing world champion; Germany team gold medal

Great Britain’s Yasmin Ingham celebrates winning individual gold with Banzai du Loir at the 2022 FEI Eventing World Championships in Pratoni del Vivaro, Italy. © FEI/Massimo Argentiniano Germany took team gold and British rider Yasmin Ingham took individual honors riding Banzai du Loir at the 2022 FEI Eventing World Championships …

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Warren County traffic alert September 19-23, 2022 – Royal Examiner

Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Christopher Ballenger addresses the joint budget committee of the Warren County Board of Supervisors and the Warren County School Board during its Monday meeting. The Warren County School Board would like to secure the $1.2 million share of the school division’s fiscal year 2023 budget …

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I feel in tune with my bikes, says Davey Todd as he battles for Gold Cup glory at Oliver’s Mount

The 70th Steve Henshaw Gold Cup at Oliver’s Mount in Scarborough takes center stage this weekend, where road racing man of the moment Davey Todd leads the way. England’s only road race returns to action on the wooded 2.41-mile course after a number of events were canceled last year due …

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Smithfield, VA man arrested for soliciting underage victims at Front Royal – Royal Examiner

On Thursday April 28, 2022, Front Royal Police Detectives opened an investigation into the solicitation of minors in the Warren County/Front Royal area. Detectives launched proactive actionapproach to apprehending individuals soliciting underage victims for sexual purposes. An undercover operation ensued and a grown man began to solicit one of our …

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A revival project takes advantage of the “inconveniences” of a desert island

IKI, Nagasaki Prefecture―An abandoned island here attracts visitors because of its “inconvenience”. Joblive Inc., a start-up in faraway Tokyo that offers specialized tours to uninhabited islands, is offering “survival” packages for Tsumagashima Island as part of a revitalization project. The islet is located in the Genkai Sea, in the northern …

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Macau Grand Prix street motorcycle racing returns after t…

The Macau Grand Prix has been given an official date in 2022 for what will be the iconic street motorcycle race’s first race since 2019. One of the main dates on the road racing calendar, the Macau Grand Prix remains one of the toughest and most demanding events in motorcycle …

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City Overview: Regional REIT; Supreme; Kape Technologies

Real estate company Regional REIT today announced better interim revenue and earnings for the six months ending June 30, 2022. The company, which has offices at Old Trafford overseeing properties across the North West, had net rental and property income of £28.944m, up from £25.369m in 2021. Pre-tax profits were …

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It’s one law for billionaire King Charles and another for his troubled subjects | Aditya Chakrabortty

Dn this soggy afternoon when the Queen was still considered ill, the BBC’s Clive Myrie was filling her time. Hours earlier, he noted, Liz Truss had made “a pretty big statement” about how families would pay their heating bills this winter. Everything was now “insignificant”. It was, the excellent presenter …

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Early Career Real Estate | Deloitte United Kingdom

Our people are engaged in some of the most exciting and challenging property projects in the UK and beyond. Here are some examples : Regenerate Coronation Street House When ITV moved from its Quay Street site in Manchester – home of iconic soap opera Coronation Street since it first aired …

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The Gold Cup returns to Scarborough’s Oliver’s Mount circuit

Ben and Thomas Birchall will be in action at Oliver’s Mount Photo by Stuart Watson Motorcycle racing has taken place at Oliver’s Mount since 1949 and it is the only ‘street circuit’ in England, offering racing fans a unique opportunity to get up close to the action. However, last year’s …

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Ships head to the River Mersey for a spectacular tribute to the Queen

A MARITIME tribute to Queen Elizabeth II will take place on the River Mersey today (Wednesday September 14). At 2 p.m., all vessels operating on the river will assemble in front of the Three Graces (Liver Building, Cunard Building and Port of Liverpool Building). The training will include pilot launch …

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Former Yum! Brands CEO Greg Creed gets $11.5 million for his Lido Isle home – Orange County Register

Greg Creed, pictured in 2014, has sold his Lido Isle home in Newport Beach for $11.5million. (Photo by Jebb Harris/Orange County Register) The kitchen. (Photo by Toby Ponnay) The dining room. (Photo by Toby Ponnay) A limestone fireplace anchors the living room. (Photo by Toby Ponnay) The primary bedroom. (Photo …

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What to know before the Swedish elections

Sweden is holding elections on Sunday to elect lawmakers to the 349-seat Riksdag as well as local offices across the country of 10 million people. Early voting began on August 24, so many people will have already voted by Election Day. Here are some key things to know about voting. …

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Red Bull F1 driver Perez appears on new Iron Maiden tour t-shirt

British metal icons Iron Maiden are currently embarking on the second part of their The Legacy of the Beast world tour, which was postponed to early 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the past few weeks, the group has embarked on the second leg of their 2022 jaunt, which …

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Heron Bros will continue to focus on the UK market amid continued economic uncertainty

SOUTH Derry construction group Heron Bros said its business would continue to focus on the UK market due to uncertainty in the local and national economy. In a new set of business accounts, the Draperstown-based operation, which employs around 290 people, reported pre-tax profit of £5.6million for the year to …

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Colchester man charged with federal drug offense | USAO-VT

The United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Vermont said that on September 8, 2022, the grand jury returned an indictment charging Dominique Troupe (also known as “Wop” and “Juice”), 35, of Colchester on one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine base. According to court documents, Troupe …

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TT legend McGuinness restarts motor racing

Isle of Man TT legend John McGuinness will swap two wheels for four this weekend when he makes a foray into motor racing. He will ride at Brands Hatch in the Ginetta GT Academy, the Yorkshire-based sportscar company‘s one-make series that runs alongside the British GT Championship. The second most …

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Jasmine Harrison: Keep Swimming – Oceanographic

As solo swimmer Jasmine Harrison reaches Scotland as part of her ‘The Full Length of Swimming Britain’ challenge, she talks to Oceanographic magazine about the goal of the project, the challenges she encounters along the way, and much more. Jasmine Harrison made headlines in 2021 when she became the youngest …

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GE Awards 2022: UK project with geotechnical value of up to £500,000

This category is for projects with a geotechnical value of less than £500,000 that demonstrate innovative design, value engineering, stakeholder and community involvement and efficient delivery. Atkins: The Moors at Arne, Coastal Change The Environment Agency (EA) is proposing to create an intertidal wildlife habitat on the Arne Peninsula in …

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‘Amazingly uplifting’: Barefoot climber greets couple through Shard’s 40th floor window | London

A couple staying on the 40th floor of The Shard said they spotted a barefoot climber ascending the London skyscraper on Sunday morning. Paul Curphey spotted Adam Lockwood climbing the 72-storey building, which houses apartments, a hotel and offices, at 6am when they saw him waving and climbing past the …

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Ingham pinches after World Championship call-up

Yasmin Ingham has yet to pinch herself after receiving her first call-up to the British all around team ahead of the world championships in Italy later this month. It’s been a long road so far for Ingham, who lifted poles from her Isle of Man home to Cheshire aged 16 …

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Sunak: The golden boy who lost his shine among conservative members

Rishi Sunak, once the Conservative Party’s golden boy, is now bracing for a moment of political reckoning as polls point to a likely defeat in the race for prime minister. After a shrewd campaign launch saw him become the favored candidate of Tory MPs, things started to go downhill when …

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The bravest competitors in the 160 mph Ride Shotgun sidecar races

Sidecar racing involves two people controlling a three-wheeled motorcycle that can go over 160 mph. One person uses handlebars, throttle and brakes; the other uses nothing but his body weight. There are acrobatic stunts and crashes, and it makes driving a race car feel like a walk in the park. …

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Eigg housing empowerment project receives share of island infrastructure funding

Preparation work to deliver new homes on the Isle of Eigg is one of 11 projects to receive a share of £4.45million to help critical island projects on climate change, conservation of population and tourism. Six island local governments, with projects spread across 31 islands, have received funding for the …

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Prime Kapital and MAS Real Estate will invest 2 billion euros in Romania by 2029

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 1 (SeeNews) – Integrated real estate developer and investor Prime Kapital and its investment partner MAS PLC on Thursday announced plans to invest 1.97 billion euros ($1.965 billion) in commercial, office and residential developments in Romania in 2029, having obtained more than 1.5 million m² of land …

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American Healthcare REIT names former Welltower CFO Scott A. Estes to board

IRVINE, Calif., August 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — American Healthcare REIT, Inc., a self-directed, publicly registered real estate investment trust, today announced the appointment of Scott A. Estes to the company‘s board of directors, effective August 30, 2022. Estes will serve as an independent director of the company and as a …

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Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev dies at 91

Mikhail Gorbachev, who as the last leader of the Soviet Union fought a losing battle to save a crumbling empire but produced extraordinary reforms that led to the end of the Cold War, has died at 91 years old. News agencies quoted a statement from Central Clinical Hospital that he …

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Monadnock Ledger-Transcript – The Francestown Roots of Motorcycling

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Honda’s latest efforts give us all a view from the driver’s seat of more than 70 years of iconic Honda products past, present and future. Get ready for a first-person journey through the history of some of Honda’s major breakthroughs – plus a glimpse into the future. The Japanese automaker …

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