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Articles from Sunday Mercury (Birmingham, England) (August 16, 1998)

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Title Author Type Words
'The politicians don't think about the ordinary people'. 237
`I've got no regrets' says England coach Hoddle as he hits back at resignation calls. 327
25 die in Omagh car blast horror. 533
A re-match for soccer's odd couple. 576
A World Cup to remember and all yours for a tenor. 435
Air hostess who took a flight of fancy for Babylon star Jas. 260
Albion boss beams: That's as good as it gets for me; Albion 4 Sheff Utd 1. 761
Ally star shrinks from cuts. 127
Aloisi gives Pompey a flier; Tranmere 1 Portsmouth 1. Claridge, Steve 212
Andy on his marks for a second record. 251
Assaulted prison staff to get personal alarms. 359
Aussies a tougher nut to crack - Small. 733
Australia A beat Scotland by 175 runs; Ton-up Ryan shines as Aussies crush sad Scots. 206
Barry Fry - Shooting from the lip. 256
Beckham's wonder strike ruins; Manchester Utd 2 Leicester City 2. 545
Benefits of insuring against losing your job through illness. 404
Betts injury ruins hopes; Durham v Glam. 144
Beverley tracks down her heroes. 674
Big slice of action for cake lovers. 532
Birchfield end on a high note to take second spot; Athletics by. Rawson, Mike 192
Bitter row brews over pub's 'car wash and a pint' offer. 322
Blues already striking out on road to success. 169
Boat tragedy family return. 124
Bon Ami. 125
Briggs rolls back to the glory years at Brandon; Speedway by. Hill, Graham 505
Brilliant Bosnich worth weight in gold; Everton 0 Villa 0. 794
Brucey must play cards right - Dean. Skidmore, Roger 565
Bulozer hits poor Oxford as Keane shines; Oxford Utd 0 Wolves 2. 537
Byas rallies Yorks in Battle of Roses; Yorks v Lancs. 333
Canaries sing victory song; Stockport 0 Norwich 2. 228
Career best from Bowler puts Somerset in hunt; Somerset v Northamptonshire. Caddick, Andrew 285
Close encounter with a man who shoots stars; BOOK REVIEWS. 710
Contenders ready - but fans asleep. 156
Cult's recruitment drive targets Brum. 373
Curtain goes up on panto bloomer. 924
Daniel, 3, is showing the same symptoms as his big brother - because he has started copying his behaviour. 590
Date-rape beasts target Midlands. 610
Delay no setback to Rovers. 212
Dele aims to take Blues to top flight. 711
Determined Bury stand firm to thwart Ipswich; Ipswich 0 Bury 0. 193
DJ Carbon on cue to mix it with the best. 864
Dons down sad Spurs; Wimbledon 3 Tottenham 1. 150
Droopys Merson set to stand tall in Classic; Greyhounds by. Richardson, Ted 189
Dustin Hoffman. 108
Dutch breaks ring changes. 439
Dutch treat as Albion get hitman De Freitas. 134
Early August rush brings Lexus sales record. 230
Emile out to follow in Owen footsteps; 'He is expecting a big year of himself - and he and we feel he can cope with those sort of expectations'. 657
England call up Austin for Lord's mission. 274
Escape from chronic ME's vicious circle. 304
Families begin long fight to rebuild life; ravaged Bosnia, local people struggle to pick up the pieces of their lives as soldiers help - but find time to relax and let their hair down. 616
Fears of autism's forgotten victims. 665
Fightback too much for under-strength County; Notts County 1 Bournemouth 2. 183
Five-star Harriers kick off in style; Kidderminster ...5 Morecambe ...2. 645
Frank prepares to answer to you. 123
Green fingers strike gold at major shows. 662
Gregory locked in Juninho talks. 254
Hancock provides platform as Gloucestershire prosper; Gloucester v Kent. 319
Here comes the bride and vroom! 690
Here's proof size doesn't really matter; Vauxhall Corsa CDX. 848
Hero Woodman puts the boot into Saddlers hopes; Walsall 0 Northampton 0. 491
Hindley `threats' dismissed. 176
Homeless on the increase. 140
Hoping for good miaows from home. 325
Hoult saves Rams from Rovers' strikeforce; Blackburn 0 Derby Co 0. 301
How can Geri spice up her life again? 561
How I could have taken on Jack the Ripper... and won; `Evidence found in 1888 would have been useless, but today it could be vital. DNA evidence could match a person to a scene'. 884
HOW WE BEAT DRUGS EVIL AT BLUES. 621
How work-outs may be Arnie's Terminator. 453
Ian spoils the party for Owls; Sheffield Weds 0 West Ham Utd 1. 185
Inept Magpies fail to break down 10-man Charlton; Newcastle 0 Charlton Ath 0. 296
It's a Villa strip-off say the fans. 263
It's bloody murder, says RUC chief. 306
It's the high-life for new Baggies signing Dominic. 378
Jacko plans his greatest comeback - after death. 248
Job FILE; Sausage maker. 101
Jodie chooses two dads for Charles. 267
Justice will be done say leaders. 376
Kevin follows his dream to bring lifelong heroes to book in a Wanderers odyssey. 868
Kick-start for BSA as Britain's bike industry revs up. 536
Killer mudslides. 225
Kington enjoy a win to savour. 371
Late strike Burns puts out Shrewsbury fire; Southend 2 Shrewsbury 1. 155
Lewry leads Sussex charge; Sussex v Middx. 139
Lightfoot's back with vengeance; Crewe 3 Barnsley 1. 369
Lime shortage leaves lemons looking dead. 327
Linda Ohlson-Coppin. 355
Little finds life is great at the top with Stoke; Stoke City 2 Macclesfield 0. 204
Ludicrous turkey is hard to swallow. 623
Made in the Midlands. 356
Make this Graeme's last Test Hick-up! 589
Marsh's merry men on Highway to glory. 522
Matt puts gloss on Town romp. 229
Mellow Matty on the track of love. 215
Men with a mission make big news for locals on market day. 398
Midlands tops jams table. 194
Mika in driving seat with eighth pole of the season. Gordon, Ian 619
Mike Myers. 107
Mike Read. 406
Minister's TV cartoon hit is no miracle. 397
Moodie is poised for Open first. 266
More trouble for Gascoigne in Boro stalemate; Middlesbrough 0 Leeds 0. 291
My crazy days as Blues' helaiser. 907
New baby brings joy for fire tragedy family. 434
New moves in war to beat drugs in sport. 653
New security moves at rape hospital. 279
Newcomers Alveston off to a flier. 436
Ngonge bridges the gap; Watford 1 Bradford C 0. 231
No comfort for Moody's men as wickets tumble; Derbys v Worcs. 479
Now hunt for missing toddler and grandfather switches to Midlands. 317
O'Neill proud of fantastic Foxes. 314
Off your bike to cut risks of impotence. 171
Officer charged. 260
Old-fashioned grit sees off Chelsea stars; Coventry 2 Chelsea 1. 549
Olton in seventh heaven as Eagles are grounded; Hockey by Ken Russell. 160
Out for a duck. 722
Palace certain to provide tough test for buoyant Blues. 318
Pear trees suffer from scab and midges. 344
Pensioner in 25-year wait for water works. 543
Phillips strikes to light up Sunderland gloom; Swindon 1 Sunderland 1. 277
Police hunt as pub man is murdered. 235
Put the brakes on motorway misery. 433
Ready willing and able; QPR 1 Bristol City 1. 162
Reward after pounds 50,000 grab. 91
Robson in tribute to grieving Gazza. 439
Samara Song to show star quality again. 780
Samaritans set for exam call deluge. 239
Saturday labour of love for Sorensen. 302
Sausages are a sizzling success. 381
Shifnal cop it as hot-shot Burton strikes. 454
Shop around for mortgage after EMU. 138
Shop bowled over after Test victory. 309
Sisters split by unfair school places system. 1054
Six of the best from Mansun. 372
Skilled workers in big demand. 99
Smith's ton stuns Essex; Hants v Essex. 154
Soccer boss gets pay-off Swan-song. 228
Something old, something new, something claret, something blue for Villa wedding. 219
Spencer's fight back on again. 143
Stand-off ends without a shot. 140
Starlets prove best of British on 'Glorious Twelfth' Angling by Barry James. 360
Stonehills second stage takes shape. 128
Stores join share-out. 842
Strict rules on food for charities. 231
Suicidal bunjee jumpers can take a running jump. 350
Super Mariano makes it to his first final showdown; Tennis. 157
Super troopers don dancing boots for a musical evening. 245
Take the short cut to achieve star quality. 432
Test of exams jumble. 826
The real danger of Ireland's latest splinter groups. 195
The shotgun owners with a licence to kill. 780
the spot Holdsworth cheers Bolton's return; Bolton 2 Grimsby 0. 282
The Whitechapel murderer's three-month reign of horror. 171
Thousands affected by dysfunction in the brain. 339
Three trapped in car as ambulance hits tree. 197
Time to act on our sex laws. 112
Time to give drug-using stars the boot. 360
Time to take cuttings for summer displays. 651
Today's killers put behind bars by former CID boss. 417
Today's soccer players are all businessmen. 1001
TOP TEN FILMS. 262
Track down the relaxed route into Scotland. 756
Tragedy of a would-be supermodel. 154
UNCORKED: A Rome around Italy in our guide to world wines. 462
Use will power to keep your estate organised. 470
Valiant Vale go down fighting after gift goal; Huddersfield 2 Port Vale 1. 357
Victorian chapel the answer to a prayer. 142
Vince Hill. 378
Ware the hero as Pitmen hit back for monster win; Hednesford Town ...2 Woking ...1. 673
Warwicks have the edge; Bowls round-up. 305
Was Damien a devil boy? 719
WHEN war broke out in Bosnia, neighbour killed neighbour. 98
Where are they now. 390
Why do we support these freeloaders? 407
Why Tara's big break is not one for the squeamish. 246
Whyte trains. 293
Wives should just call a taxi. 122
Woosnam loses bid to smash US record; Golf by. Garrod, Mark 692
Wrong for Hoddle to spill beans. 587

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