Sentence extension for prison absconder

A MAN who absconded from prison and fled to Australia will serve a further four months in prison after being extradited back to the UK to serve the rest of his sentence for killing a woman by dangerous driving.

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Inside Lines: Sunday 3rd July, 2011

Daily briefing notes from the Press Office at Henley Royal RegattaToday at HenleyToday is Finals day at the Henley Royal Regatta with a programme of races starting at 11.30am.  A host of Olympic and World Champions will be in action from across the world.  Trophies for the winners will be presented by Sir Chris Hoy […]

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GB men’s eight hold off Australians to book place in tomorrow’s final

Henley Steward and 1992 Olympic gold medallist Greg Searle, on the Olympic comeback trail after a ten-year break, was part of the GB men’s eight that held off Australia in today’s semi-finals of the Grand Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta to win in 5:59.The GB eight, stroked by Dan Ritchie and coxed by Phelan […]

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Pinsent and Redgrave’s records fall at Henley Royal Regatta

GB Rowing Team members gave the home crowd something to celebrate today at Henley Royal Regatta when they broke long-standing records held by Sir Steve Redgrave and Sir Matt Pinsent.Current world silver medallists Marcus Bateman and Matt Wells were two seconds quicker to the Barrier, at 1:56, than Redgrave and Adam Clift’s time set in […]

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Inside Lines: Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Inside Lines: Wednesday 29 June, 2011Daily briefing notes from the Press Office at Henley Royal RegattaToday at Henley – A feast in storeWelcome to the 162nd Henley Royal Regatta.  We have world and Olympic champions amongst the 302 crews competing in 294 races over the next five days which look set to be a feast of […]

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