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Harry Potter’s childhood home is on the market for £995k and it boasts six bedrooms, FOUR bathrooms and a stable

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Harry Potter’s childhood home is on the market for £995k and it boasts six bedrooms, FOUR bathrooms and a stable

- HARRY Potter fans can now get their hands on the ultimate piece of merchandise - the young wizard's childhood home. That is, if they happen to have nearly £1 million to spare. The stunning De Vere House, which featured in the seventh and penultimate film of the series - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One - is on the market for £995,000
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The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3

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The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3

- No matter how much fun you have along the way, at times travelling alone can be unnerving and make you feel vulnerable. There are numerous precautions a solo traveller can take while on their trips and which the Foreign and Commonwealth Office promote. But there's also a handy tip in case you get anxious about staying in hotels or hostels by yourself - and all you need is one simple household object
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Puppy thrown into river and left to die 'ecstatic after being re-united with mum'

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Puppy thrown into river and left to die 'ecstatic after being re-united with mum'

- Six died, but Splash was rescued by a passer-by and is thriving. Yesterday, Cara Rescue Dogs picked up a stray collie named Clara who was "full of milk" and was found abandoned near where the puppies were left. "We cannot say for certain she is his mother, but their reaction when they were re-united was very special. The puppy was separated from his mother for at least six days and we're trying to establish if Clara is his mum
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Lucy the puppy appears to have a SELFIE on her ear thanks to a distinctive spot pattern

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Lucy the puppy appears to have a SELFIE on her ear thanks to a distinctive spot pattern

- ADORABLE pup Lucy has a SELFIE on her ear thanks to a distinctive black and white spot pattern that looks just like her own face. The eight-month-old rescue dog was born with the unusual markings, which appear to show two floppy ears, two eyes, a nose and a mouth. Lucy’s owners say they cannot take her for walkies without being stopped by passersby who are amazed by the super-cute ear selfie
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These hilarious photos of VERY cheeky dogs will leave pet owners howling with laughter

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These hilarious photos of VERY cheeky dogs will leave pet owners howling with laughter

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Top five gardening tips from Bloom’s big winner - Independent.ie

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Top five gardening tips from Bloom’s big winner - Independent.ie

- The married couple scooped the prize for best large garden at this year’s flower festival, adding to list of seven previous Bloom in the Park accolades. According to Mr Schurmann, lighting can make or break a garden. While correct positioning of plants can illuminate key features, getting it wrong can result in a space that is too dark under cloud and glaringly bright in the sun
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Woman and her cat and dog rescued from their home following cooking blaze

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Woman and her cat and dog rescued from their home following cooking blaze

- Firefighters broke into a burning home to rescue a woman and her pet cat and dog. The woman, in her 40s, was found asleep on her living room sofa at Hazelwood Road, Hazel Grove , Stockport , on Sunday evening at 8.10pm. She had been cooking a meal and was unaware that it had caught fire and begun filling her flat with smoke
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Young mum who didn't realise she was pregnant gives birth on toilet and leaves baby girl stuck in bowl

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Young mum who didn't realise she was pregnant gives birth on toilet and leaves baby girl stuck in bowl

- A young woman who had no idea she was pregnant gave birth on the toilet and abandoned the tiny child in the bowl. Miss Yue was at home with her flatmate she suddenly felt extreme pain and went to the bathroom. Moments later she found she had given birth to the baby - but was too afraid to rescue the helpless tot from the toilet bowl
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These four homes on the market come with stunning sea views

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These four homes on the market come with stunning sea views

- All of the living rooms in this stone-fronted cottage at Sky Road in Clifden have sea views. In fact, it's so well situated high above the water that it seems almost surrounded by the Atlantic. There are five bedrooms, three en-suite and one with a walk-in wardrobe. The living room has a marble fireplace and there's also a sitting room, a sunroom and a kitchen and dining room, all with sea views
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Four cottages on the market in Dublin

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Four cottages on the market in Dublin

- Number 10 is a two-bedroom cottage on a quiet road in Stoneybatter. Inside there is a living room with laminate flooring and gas fire. The fitted kitchen opens to a rear hall where there is a bathroom and access to the back courtyard. The two bedrooms are to the side. Both have laminate flooring and one has Stira stairs to the attic. The house has gas-fired central heating and the
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This two-bedroom terrace is on the market for just £1… but it needs A LOT of work

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This two-bedroom terrace is on the market for just £1… but it needs A LOT of work

- IF YOU’RE still dreaming of getting on the property ladder, this will give you hope. A two-bed terrace in Sacriston, Durham, is being sold at auction and the starting price is a minuscule £1. It’s not a tiny property either, with the end of terrace comprising of two bedrooms, a living room, a porch, bathroom, kitchen-diner space and an entrance hall. Even better? There’s a basement and small courtyard included
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Two-bed flat with a ‘garden’ and on-street parking becomes one of UK’s cheapest properties after going on sale for just £17,000

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Two-bed flat with a ‘garden’ and on-street parking becomes one of UK’s cheapest properties after going on sale for just £17,000

- A TWO-bedroom flat on the market for just £17,000 is believed to be one of the cheapest properties in Britain. The spacious Glasgow home, which boasts a reception hallway, lounge, kitchen, two double bedrooms and a three piece bathroom, has been described as the ideal property for those looking for a bargain. It also has on-street parking, as well as communal front and back gardens. The flat, which is situated
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Dutch consumers more confident on economy, spending on household goods rises

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Dutch consumers more confident on economy, spending on household goods rises

- The Dutch consumer confidence index hit a 9.5 year high in February, rising 1 point on January’s total to +14. Consumers are being more positive about the economy in general and are therefore more likely to spend money, national statistics office CBS said on Monday. The index reached a high of +27 in April 2000 but plunged to as low as -44 at the height of the economic crisis in
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Rescue dog's broken heart set to mend on Valentine's Day thanks to pacemaker

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Rescue dog's broken heart set to mend on Valentine's Day thanks to pacemaker

- A rescue dog with a heart problem is set for a fitting gift - Valentine's Day surgery thanks to the public's £3,000 donation. Terrier-cross Molly took months to recover from a skin condition after being neglected by her previous owner. Vets then discovered she had a heart blockage that could shorten her life. The RSPCA's Coventry branch launched an appeal to pay for a pacemaker operation, with the public smashing
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French bulldog made popular by Lady Gaga and Lauren Goodger set to replace labrador as Britain’s favourite pooch

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French bulldog made popular by Lady Gaga and Lauren Goodger set to replace labrador as Britain’s favourite pooch

- THE French bulldog is set to overtake the Labrador as Britain’s most popular dog. Experts reckon the breed’s appeal with celebrities, such as Lady Gaga will put it top of the list by next year. Kennel Club registrations for the pointy-eared dogs, also the Beckhams’ favourite, shot up from 692 in 2007 to 21,470 last year. The British bulldog has also rocketed in popularity. But figures for the Labrador retriever,
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Heaps of work to be done in the garden

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Heaps of work to be done in the garden

- “MIKE, can headless mice go on to the compost heap?” my wife calls. Bella, our new garden cat, has come through her probationary period with flying colours, bringing a mouse to our door almost every day. We congratulate her, but now our compost heap is in need of replacement. I operate a system known as a New Zealand Triple. The system uses three compost bins each approximately
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  • The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3
    The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3

    , mirror.co.uk

    No matter how much fun you have along the way, at times travelling alone can be unnerving and make you feel vulnerable. There are numerous precautions a solo traveller can take while on their trips and which the Foreign and Commonwealth Office promote. But there's also a handy tip in case you get anxious about staying in hotels or hostels by yourself - and all you need is one simple household object
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Pets

  • Video shows bobcat attack man, German shepherd on Arizona street
    Video shows bobcat attack man, German shepherd on Arizona street

    , kfor.com

    ANTHEM, Ariz. – A bobcat was recorded attacking a German shepherd and a bystander has tested positive for rabies Sunday in Arizona, according to KTVK-TV. According to the Daisy Mountain Fire Department, a man was walking his dog, the German shepherd, near the County Club area when the bobcat started chasing the pair. “The German shepherd was able to protect both itself and its owner from the bobcat when a bystander stopped to aid the man and his dog,” said Daisy Mountain Public Information Officer Brent Fenton
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  • Puppy thrown into river and left to die 'ecstatic after being re-united with mum'
    Puppy thrown into river and left to die 'ecstatic after being re-united with mum'

    , independent.ie

    Six died, but Splash was rescued by a passer-by and is thriving. Yesterday, Cara Rescue Dogs picked up a stray collie named Clara who was "full of milk" and was found abandoned near where the puppies were left. "We cannot say for certain she is his mother, but their reaction when they were re-united was very special. The puppy was separated from his mother for at least six days and we're trying to establish if Clara is his mum
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  • Susanna Reid reveals Piers Morgan sent her red roses on her birthday after posting make-up free selfie to mark turning 46
    Susanna Reid reveals Piers Morgan sent her red roses on her birthday after posting make-up free selfie to mark turning 46

    , thesun.co.uk

    PIERS Morgan continued his flirty antics with Good Morning Britain co-host Susanna Reid by sending her a huge bouquet of roses to mark her special day. The sent Susanna, now 46, a selection of red and white romantic blooms on Friday. Yet sweet celebratory sentiments weren't the only reason behind his selection of the scarlet-coloured bunch. Talking of his gift on today's Good Morning Britain she admitted: "I got some
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Cats

  • Woman and her cat and dog rescued from their home following cooking blaze
    Woman and her cat and dog rescued from their home following cooking blaze

    , manchestereveningnews.co.uk

    Firefighters broke into a burning home to rescue a woman and her pet cat and dog. The woman, in her 40s, was found asleep on her living room sofa at Hazelwood Road, Hazel Grove , Stockport , on Sunday evening at 8.10pm. She had been cooking a meal and was unaware that it had caught fire and begun filling her flat with smoke
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    Categories: Travel & Recreation |  Home & Gardening | 
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House

  • The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3
    The household item which will keep you safe in a hotel room - and only costs £3

    , mirror.co.uk

    No matter how much fun you have along the way, at times travelling alone can be unnerving and make you feel vulnerable. There are numerous precautions a solo traveller can take while on their trips and which the Foreign and Commonwealth Office promote. But there's also a handy tip in case you get anxious about staying in hotels or hostels by yourself - and all you need is one simple household object
    Read More ...

     

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Gardens

  • Heaps of work to be done in the garden
    Heaps of work to be done in the garden

    , yorkpress.co.uk

    “MIKE, can headless mice go on to the compost heap?” my wife calls. Bella, our new garden cat, has come through her probationary period with flying colours, bringing a mouse to our door almost every day. We congratulate her, but now our compost heap is in need of replacement. I operate a system known as a New Zealand Triple. The system uses three compost bins each approximately
    Read More ...

     

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Spiders

  • Giant web probes spider sensation
    Giant web probes spider sensation

    , bbc.co.uk

    Inside a lab in Oregon, US, a two-metre spider web made of aluminium and rope is beginning to unlock how orb weavers pinpoint struggling prey. When an unlucky insect lands in a web, it is vibrations that bring the spider scuttling from the centre of its trap. How spiders interpret those signals is a mystery - so physicists have built this replica to figure it out. They unveiled the design
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