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Articles from Sunday Mercury (Birmingham, England) (February 24, 2008)

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'I KILLED TOURIST' LETTER TO POLICE. 134
'They booked me because I'm cheap... two bottles of wine and I'll talk to anyone' TODAY'S TALK: MIKE LOCKLEY NATURAL DISASTERS. 631
11 HELD AS FANS RIOT IN SUBURB; Families flee as hooligans clash in 'organised battle'. 474
5 OTHER HORROR INJURIES. 337
A liability. 106
A magical, tragic romance; SWAN LAKE, BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET, THE HIPPODROME. 197
A winning tip. 121
ADAMS IS THE BIZ AS BUCKS FIZZ; BLUE SQUARE NORTH. 433
Addicks are blasted by angry boss; Coca Cola CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP. 359
ADDLETON HAPPY TO BE PLONKED IN COVENTRY HOTSEAT. 660
Ago-goal lifts Forest to second; Coca-Cola FOOTBALL LEAGUE ROUND-UP. 389
ALI: DRUGS SO NEARLY KILLED ME; UB40 FRONTMAN FEARED HE'D DIE LIKE POP PAL PALMER. 352
Allen so handsome; back in time. 89
Anger Welling over HRA plan; LIVELIHOODS ARE AT STAKE FUMES MARK. 906
Animal lovers sent me death threats; TV COOK BLASTED FOR SAYING HE WOULD EAT DOG. 740
Australia too hot for Brits. 132
Back injury makes Harmison a doubt. 180
Baggies nerves are OK - Tony. 223
Bath boss is shocked by Barkley exit. 413
BEARS RISING STAR JAMES IS HOPING TO GET A BIG BREAK. 801
Bendall cut up after Commonwealth loss. 237
BET RESCUE.COM. 107
BET SCOOPS pounds 1m; PUNTER WINS ON HORSE CALLED A DREAM COME TRUE. 801
BETSY'S AIMING TO SILENCE EX-SADDLERS STAR BYFIELD. 750
BIG FINALE FOR A SMALL CINEMA. 124
BILLY FURY FOR COLLY; Bowden 'not out' halts victory bid NEW ZEALAND v ENGLAND:UMPIRE IN DOCK AS ENGLAND LOSE SERIES. 653
Blaze can pounce on Panthers. 312
BOBBY'S BRAIN TEASERS. 364
BODYGUARD WAS SHOT IN MAILBOX DRAMA; EXCLUSIVE But police say they have no reports of injuries. 488
books: Dull growing pains tale is like watching Heartbeat; CARELESS TALK MICHAEL RICHARDSON (Tindal Street Press; pounds 7.99). 454
BOWE HITS BULLSEYE FOR IRISH; Two-try Tommy hammers Scots. 779
BRAD INJURY MARS IDEAL HOLMES SHOW. 780
British superstar who's unknown in Midland. 671
Brits hope for Oscars glory. 128
Brucie gets his own big birthday bash. 209
BULL HAS HIS WORK CUT OUT; THE FINAL WORLD. 271
Bull starts with point. 215
BULLY HOPES NEW JOB IS PANTS. 636
Butcher's boy at 14; back in time. 228
CAMPAIGN AGAINST 'GUANTANAMO SHACKLE - MAKERS' Firms urged to join fight on Brum handcuffs business. 353
Campaigner stops traffic. 143
CHILD'S BODY IN SEX ABUSE HOME; Police: We could find more remains. 492
CHILD'S BODY IN SEX ABUSE HOME; Police: We could find more remains. 446
Choose a title. 129
cinema: A nerve-shredding river trip; BLACK WATER (15) *****. 172
cinema: Be kind: And switch it off; BE KIND REWIND (12A) **. 185
cinema: It's tough being grey and 60... RAMBO (18) ***. 346
cinema: Jones' dull debut; MY BLUEBERRY NIGHTS (12A) **. 155
cinema: U2 in glorious 3D at the Imax; U2 3D (U) ****. 153
cinema: Witty fantasy romp is a joy; dvd. 169
CLOUGH: CHANCES ARE GOOD. 289
COLESHILL SUFFER AS MILLER STRIKES; MIDLAND COMBINATION. 334
CRICKET MUST DEAL WITH NEW DELIVERY; THE FINAL WORLD. 296
DAVIES MAKES MOTHER'S DAY. 244
Dead couple 'let down' by police. 89
DELIA'S TASTELESS RECIPE TO MAKE MILLIONS. 265
Deluded doc owes us all an apology. 736
Dexter definitely has murder on his mind; by Roz Laws. 272
DIANA'S DIAMOND GIRL; Ceri can't write or walk...but she's got 12 GCSEs and is an ambassador for the Princess Di Trust. 1432
dining: Bohemian rhapsody; eating out THE VAULTS, NEWHALL HILL, BIRMINGHAM. 653
dining: Food that makes a splash at the Mermaid Inn; MERMAID INN, Bridgnorth Road, Wightwick. 268
DO YOU KNOW A SPORTING HERO? Sunday Mercury Sporting Heroes 1 Birmingham we love our sport Sponsed by bmibaby.com. 336
Double drop leaves Craig feeling Blue. 402
eastenders. 128
eating in; Each week we bring you a cut-out-and-keep recipe from top chef KEVIN ASHTON, who has cooked for American presidents and Hollywood movie stars. 406
Eddie delight as Bowe hits Irish bullseye. 533
emmerdale. 144
EVEN A HEART ATTACK DIDN'T STOP JOHN. 242
Fly-half Rickie Aley. 171
Football: COPPELL'S IMPRESSED BY O'NEILL PROGRESS; EXCLUSIVE: KEEPER NOT FAZED BY SHOCK SWOOP FOR U.S. UNKNOWN. 264
Football: CUP FAILS TO BRING ANY CHEER TO BOSS; EXCLUSIVE: KEEPER NOT FAZED BY SHOCK SWOOP FOR U.S. UNKNOWN. 583
Football: Five-star Reds close in at top; BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE ROUND-UP. 399
Football: MAC LAD SILENCES GUNNERS; James keeps cool amid trauma. 875
Football: MAC'S GOT THE POINT; Arsenal draw 'vital' to Blues hopes. 309
Football: ROTTEN HULL SINKS ALBION; Promotion pain as Albion's bad run goes on. 848
Football: Spurs offer Gazza help. 211
For a moment I could be Keira - but where is my hunky James? MERCURY GIRL ZOE FALLS IN LOVE WITH ATONEMENT SET. 724
Gazza's not clowning ...he's drowning; In the week that England football legend Paul Gascoigne was sectioned under the Mental Health Act, LORNE JACKSON recalls a manic meeting with the troubled star. 821
Give A Child HEALTH. 193
GLOUCESTER LEAVE IT LATE. 291
Gung-ho Ruby has last word. 259
Hall and Billig. 157
Harris is Spot on for Sphinx; MIDLAND ALLIANCE COVENTRYSPHINX. 358
Has Luke got Moore to give? THE FINAL WORLD. 448
He killed my son... then helped us arrange his funeral; SPECIAL REPORT HOW A FEUD OVER A CAR LED TO A BRUTAL MURDER. 1427
Higher fares, lower service. 211
Holidays: Bar-room blitz; DRINKING IN THE DELIGHTS OF ESTONIA The Baltic states have emerged from behind the Iron Curtain to establish themselves as growing tourist destinations. PAUL FLOWER drinks in the delights of Estonian capital Tallinn. 1800
Holidays: Nuclear secrets, metre of beer and tributes to crazy rock star. 1216
Holidays: THE BATTLEBUS; It's got bullet proof windows, state of the art security, radar tracking and water supply Most people take holidays in sunshine surrounds, relaxing resorts and country cottages. But what if you plan to take in the world's trouble spots instead? ravel Editor PAUL COLE reports on a battlebus adventure. 799
hollyoaks. 83
home & away. 83
HOME IS MUSIC TO MY EARS! 517
homes & gardens: MANOR born. 386
HOODIE GUNMAN THREATENS COP. 100
HORROR AT BLUES; McLeish defends Taylor after this Eduardo shocker. 338
HORROR AT ST ANDREW'S. 264
Horse Racing: COMPLY Or Die continued the good record. 102
Horse Racing: My Way... or highway for Solzen! 391
How do I stop these moods? Ask the Doc. 513
How do you unveil a statue to Tommy Cooper? Just like that! 167
HUNDREDS FIGHT ECO-TOWN PLAN. 105
I didn't know a thing about my new rival SAYS VILLA'S No.1 SCOTT CARSON; EXCLUSIVE: KEEPER NOT FAZED BY SHOCK SWOOP FOR U.S. UNKNOWN. 942
I ENJOY A LAUGH AT BEDNAR'S BANTER... EXCLUSIVE: KOREAN NEW-BOY KIM SETTLING IN TO LIFE AT ALBION He's funny all the time - but I've no idea what he's saying. 887
I thought they'd never let me out of Dubai prison; EXCLUSIVE: YOUTH WORKER TELLS OF DRUGS NIGHTMARE. 560
Ice event is still making a big splash. 402
India has far better facilities than NHS hospitals; EXCLUSIVE DOCTOR BACKS PLAN TO SEND PATIENTS ABROAD. 765
Is that an Egyptian vulture in our garden? 300
IT'S HORL GOOD FOR BRIDGNORTH; WEST MIDLAND REGIONAL. 348
IT'S JUST THE JOB FOR MAC; Joy at return to winning ways. 852
JACKSON FIVE. 318
JAIDI: I WAS KEEN TO BE STUCK ON A WING... EXCLUSIVE:BLUES STAR REVEALS HIS EARLY AMBITION But giant defender's glad he gave up on his flight plan. 881
Jarvis denied Durban pole. 137
Jewell fury at 'worst I've seen' WIGAN 2 DERBY CO 0. 730
Joyce roars to Lions century. 147
Junaid comes to the rescue. 284
Just for every pound we're owed from Rover; THAT'S HOW MUCH COMPANIES WHO SUFFERED HUGE LOSSES EXPECT TO GET SPECIAL REPORT. 1175
King Cask is Town's late hero; SOUTHERN PREMIER. 691
KING KYLE; Mick's stunned by Kevin strike. 232
LABOUR PAINS; City faces huge disruption as party conference moves in. Conference news 521
Lambs ' Shot down so late; The FA TROPHY. 620
Late show earns win for Bayliss. 398
LIFE'S SWEET AND STOUR FOR JENNER. 833
Loan ranger saves Robins. 215
Lost the plot. 173
LUNARMILE ARE STARS IN THE MAKING; REVIEW. 120
Mad moggie has lost taste for violence. 298
Monday: Pick of the day. 142
More car share lanes. 88
More police. 92
motors: HOUDINI APPROVES; The new Honda CRV... now hamster friendly. 516
Moyes ready to test squad. 220
Nagging chefs. 80
Natalie is a splash in the pool; Bmibaby.com's Sporting Heroes competition, backed by the Sunday Mercury, has captured your imagination, and entries are flooding in. ADAM ASPINALL meets two of the community sports stars suggested by readers. 316
NHS TO SEND PATIENTS TO INDIA; EXCLUSIVE Brum, Leicester lined up for trial. 103
Nine in a row for top dogs Evesham; DIVISION ONE MIDLANDS. 1229
Nolan's Euro glory dream. 233
Not so silly. 80
Out of touch. 104
Paramedic's payout fight. 102
Partners in crime. 645
PEACE: WE CAN PASS PREM TEST; EXCLUSIVE: KOREAN NEW-BOY KIM SETTLING IN TO LIFE AT ALBION. 613
PERVERT WHO FILMED SEX ATTACK ESCAPES JAIL. 361
Pick of the day. 129
Pick of the day. 111
PITMEN SNATCH DYER WIN; UNIBOND LEAGUE. 337
PLANT OF THE WEEK; THE SNOWFLAKE (LEUCOJUM VERNUM). 153
play: bev's pick. 203
play: folk & roots; PAT METHENY Day Trip (Nonesuch). 112
play: GOLDFRAPP Seventh Tree (Mute). 112
play: jazz & blues; PEGI YOUNG Pegi Young (Reprise). 122
play: Joining The Club; games The Club (X-Box 360, Sega). 231
play: pick of the week. 205
play: TEGAN & SARA The Con (Vapor). 112
play: THE STORYS Town Beyond The Trees (Hall Recordings). 107
play: TINA DICO Count To Ten (Finest Gramophone). 112
Please Look After This Bear, Radio 4 Saturday 10.30am. 154
POLISH GIRL, 7, FIGHTS FOR LIFE; She suffers 80 per cent burns in blaze at maisonette not fitted with smoke alarm. 510
POOL DREDGED FOR SHANNON; Fears grow for missing schoolgirl's safety. 498
pounds 1,000 of Springsteentickets to win; SEE THE BOSS AT OLD TRAFFORD. 440
pounds 20 for all our British benefits. 681
Proud of being a Redditch resident. 100
pub quiz. 385
PULIS STOKES UP THE HEAT! We've done nothing yet, warns boss. 734
Pull together son, or we'll die. 208
Radio; The Gabby Logan Show, Radio 5 Live Sunday 10am. 133
Ramos the right Juan for Ginola. 239
Real disgrace. 101
ROARING TIGER IS TOO HOT FOR CHOI; World No.1 into semi-finals. 499
Rot in prison. 168
Rovers relish Bolton battle. 149
ROYALS HIT BY LACK OF FIREPOWER. 136
Rudy's Rare Records, Radio 4 Tuesday 6.30pm. 91
Rugby Union: Chabal strikes to sink Tigers. 629
Rugby Union: James McKay. 156
RYAN HAILS WELSH WONDERS. 452
SCARLETT'S COVER-UP. 144
SCARRED WOMAN SUES FAT JAB BOSS; EXCLUSIVE She could not walk after a controversial injection. 687
SCHEME FIT FOR NOTHING. 341
showbiz: A bit of Brum love. 87
showbiz: Bionic ambition to be Six Millionn Dollar Man. 190
showbiz: Chris Rock. 83
showbiz: I missed Marks & Spencers the most when I left the UK. 116
showbiz: Kate: I'll be the biggest girl at the Oscars! 94
showbiz: Music is my career but my properties are my pension. 202
showbiz: My fear of flying & air hostesses. 137
showbiz: Pensioners just love Firth. 146
showbiz: Westwood shows her celeb snaps. 118
SKIVING GIRLFRIEND. 141
Speaker's spokesman quits in row. 250
Sphinx aim to raise the bar in Vase. 257
STAR VILLA DUO TURN LINESMAN. 218
Stars honour voice coach. 97
Stealing the baby; coronation street. 350
STRIKE A LIGHT; Brum takes on New York's glittering skyline by lighting up Tyseley Incinerator. 570
Sunday Mercury SAYS: Ground this flight of fancy. 117
Sunday: Pick of the day. 142
SURGERY DEATH HEARING COULD BE CALLED OFF; EXCLUSIVE Consultant says GMC inquiry is taking too long to complete. 473
Sutton surge on to semis. 345
Sven's happy with pressure. 145
Sweet smell of success. 236
Tatt's a tribute to the Best mum; By ANDY WALKER. 820
Terry is key for Chelsea - Desailly. 364
That's life. 97
THREAT TO DATABASE. 155
TONI'S BUM NOTE; Sabbath legend's daughter shows she has cheeky side. Concert review 247
TORMENTED BY MY LOVER'S REJECTION. 216
TRUE GRIT IS KEY TO VICTORY.. French beaten in Paris again. 819
Tuesday: Pick of the day. 117
TURNER FEELING COCK-A-HOOPER. 258
VALE PRIDE LACKING IN LIONS' DEN; MILLWALL 3 PORT VALE 0. 480
VICKERY'S PROUD OF BATTLERS; 'Now do that in every game'. 817
WARD IS SPOT ON FOR CITY SLICKERS; Coleman starts Sky Blues reign with a slice of luck. 921
Waste of time. 112
We can't have sex anymore. 159
WE'RE NOT TAKEN IN BY DOUR SCOT. 172
WEATHER SHOWS WHY FEBRUARY IS SO RISKY; GOING TO THE DOGS. 356
WEB PREDATOR URGED MAN TO COMMIT SUICIDE; Sick voyeur may be linked to Bridgend deaths-claim. 639
Wembley dream is on track for Foley; EXCLUSEIVE: WOLVES KART ACE GEARS UP FOR HIS SHOT AT RACING GLORY. 725
WENGER RETRACTS 'BAN HIM FOR LIFE' Arsenal boss's fury at horror tackle. 270
WENGER: BAN BLUES PLAYER FOR LIFE; Arsenal boss's fury at horror tackle. 269
When our mum was at school; back in time. 250
Win a VIP party invite to Brum's newest hotel. 518
Win an pounds 850 fridge freezer; British Gas. 395
WIN Clubland Live tickets; POPULAR: Dance favourites Cascada will play at NIA. 322
Windo: My party will be worth the waiting; EXCLUSIVE: WARRIORS TO PROVIDE TABLE SERVICE AT TESTIMONIAL DO. 820
Workers' woe. 105
YATES FURY AT 'NAIVE' HARRIERS. 504
Your stars. 901

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