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Articles from The Birmingham Post (England) (August 9, 2008)

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15 fire crews fight warehouses blaze. 152
2,000 tax records missing from city centre office. 634
After all, it's a marathon, not a sprint; The long and winding road starts for Midlands footballs today. Brian Dick prepares for another rollercoaster ten months. 1182
Another rail strike in row over pay. 141
Architectural historian. 265
Back to boarding school; ENVIRONMENT. 194
Barclays' Eastern promise? PERSONAL FINANCE INVESTMENT. 110
BBC apologises after children's personal details for show stolen. 331
Big bonuses for Network Rail bosses may be shunted aside. 659
Bold initiative from BlackBerry. 199
Boxing: Dejected Gavin urges team to do medal raid even after tough draw; OLYMPIC GAMES. 562
Britons 'have pockets picked' by European energy firms. 341
Bucks' added firepower can inspire drive for promotion. 452
Business failures rise across all economic sectors, says Equifax; CREDIT. 362
But the good news is the worst may be over. 679
Cancer apology to Duke; MEDIA. 89
Convicted teen wins right to study as doctor; EDUCATION. 146
Cricket: Pietersen calling shots as England charge on; FOURTH AND FINAL TEST MATCH. 935
Cricket: Worcestershire increase tempo with another Moore century; LV COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP. 635
CYCLING. 145
Cycling: Unheralded road star Hammond's day trip to take in atmosphere; OLYMPIC GAMES. 692
Days of cheap home insurance numbered; PERSONAL FINANCE. 1096
Dearth of role models leads youths to gangs; POLITICS. 207
DID YOU KNOW? 167
DIY is the new moving; PERSONAL FINANCE LENDING. 135
Dryden confident of warm reception in new division; BLUE SQUARE SOUTH. 583
Economic crisis not keeping too many Brummies awake - it's the family; PERSONAL FINANCE. 306
Edgbaston keen if Champions Trophy moved; EXCLUSIVE. 271
Evolving telent broadcasts intent with takeover of Alan Campbell; TELECOMS. Company overview 297
Extra interest; FILM. 258
Family's 'nightmares' over what may have happened to Andre. 445
Father of dead TA soldier takes legal action to force full inquiry. 244
Flint leaves home buyers in limbo; POLITICS. 531
FOOTBALL. 109
Football: Barry deal could be off - again; BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE. 536
Football: Bent is desperate to break into front rank for Blues; Five into two doesn't go, so the new signing hopes to make things easy for Alex McLeish. 577
Football: Coleman so keen to give everything in bid to score; COCA-COLA CHAMPIONSHIP: Coventry City v Norwich City (Ricoh Arena, 3pm). 778
Football: Hughes happy to be father figure for young Saddlers. 556
Football: Keeping the peace will be Iwelumo's inspiration. 564
Football: Kiely still No 1 at Hawthorns; BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE. 586
Football: McCarthy's troops still hungry for promotion; COCA-COLA CHAMPIONSHIP Plymouth Argyle v Wolverhampton Wanderers (Home Park, 3pm). 965
Football: McLeish steeled for challenge; COCA-COLA CHAMPIONSHIP Birmingham City v Sheffield United (St Andrew's 12.45 pm). 883
Football: Mullen still crazy about it after all these years; COCA-COLA LEAGUE ONE Yeovil v Walsall (Huish Park, 3pm). 685
Football: Rejuvenated McFadden's mindset is to hit the target. 606
Football: Wolves must defy the odds to claim victory in Devon; ODDS AND EVENS. 416
Football: Young Lambs taking stock and building for the future; BLUE SQUARE NORTH. 773
Further slide in oil price propels FTSE towards calmer waters; MARKET REPORT. 515
Games in Beijing. 153
Get mortgage deals checked out independently; PERSONAL FINANCE MORTGAGES CASE STUDY. 326
GOLF. 90
Golf: Rose blooms in major way to boost Ryder Cup ambitions. 848
Good Lord, roughing it has limits. 1315
Growing appreciation of stamps as investments boosts Stanley Gibbons; COLLECTIBLES. 257
Harmony and love for now, but temperature will soon rise; In the thick of it in Beijing are Speedo's Global PR representatives Jo Green and Paul Phedon from Birmingham-based S&X Media. They tore themselves away from the flashbulbs going off around swimmer Michael Phelps long enough to be give their on-the-spot view of the opening ceremony. 512
Haslam and Byrne set pace; MOTORSPORT. 197
In our nation's darkest hour, Tommy's still there to save us. 1377
Insurance arm up for sale as RBS posts pounds 691m first ever loss; BANKING. 781
Judo: Fallon focuses on kick-starting team by focusing on each round; OLYMPIC GAMES. 706
Lawn Tennis: Murray seeking gold and slam to silence mum; OLYMPIC GAMES. 201
Legal aid to fight repossessions. 167
Lenders 'too quick' to take legal action; PERSONAL FINANCE. 447
Letter: Grand Central site must be preserved. 243
Life sentence for man behind 'callous' killing of male model. 664
Lobby group rails against New Street plans. 598
Look to the future now; PERSONAL FINANCE SAVINGS. 108
Making sure person staying at home is not undervalued; PERSONAL FINANCE. 946
Many options open to those struggling with repayments; HOUSING. 703
More work for debt collectors. 165
Mortgage rates sliding; PERSONAL FINANCE LENDING. 170
Mourners pay last respects to dog handler who extended tour of duty. 259
Net starts to close on FIFA over pounds 60m bribes claims; BUSINESS OF SPORT. 719
New P&O ferries increase Dover-Calais capacity; SHIPPING. 246
No use crying over spilt milk - we must look to the future; It's one anniversary no one will be celebrating, but a year on from the birth of the credit crunch Sue Summers says the West Midlands can and should be optimistic about the future. AGENDA. 1273
ON THIS DAY; August 9. 183
Pillion passenger dies; CRASH. 141
Plan to scrap oath of allegiance to Queen 'an attack on the state' POLITICS. 219
Poker: Great Danes hold the aces to sit on top of world rankings. 448
Proud to join thebards; ARTS. 145
Quiz of the Day. 163
Reds ready for tough season as league gets ever trickier; BLUE SQUARE NORTH. 458
REFLECTIONS; AGENDA. 288
Regardless of verdict many questions still unanswered; It was a long and protracted murder inquiry - and it has still not finished. Emma Brady looks back at the Trevor Nunes case. 828
Rejuvenated hacker finds his own sporting heaven and hell; BOOK REVIEW Fairway to Hell By Carl Hiaasen Bantam Books 4sportsbooks.co.uk price: pounds 9.09, saving 32% on rrp. 541
Repossessions 48pc up and highest in decade; HOUSING. 538
Rowing: 'Realistic' hopes in all seven disciplines a2er Redgrave-Pinsent era; OLYMPIC GAMES. 587
Rugby-loving Lance Taylor is living life in 100mph fast lane; PROFILE Some people seem to live life at 100mph. Ross Reyburn meets one of Birmingham's dynamic company leaders. Company overview 1891
Russia has 'declared war' on breakaway Georgian province; INTERNATIONAL. 612
Scourge of rising fuel costs is Portmeirion's problem on a plate; CERAMICS. 300
Scout still in hospital after Canada crash; INTERNATIONAL. 279
Service for victim; FUNERAL. 90
Singer fears for safety of family; INTERNATIONAL. 142
Skerritt sets up West Midlands base with move to Fort Dunlop; REGENERATION. 260
South Ossetia won autonomy; INTERNATIONAL. 183
Spectacular opening ceremony is the stuff of Olympic legend. 725
Teenage climber killed in Alps abseiling accident died doing what he loved best; INTERNATIONAL. 857
Tensions have long been high with Georgia courting West; INTERNATIONAL. 306
THE BIRMINGHAM POST: Gateway gap. 309
THE BIRMINGHAM POST: Taxing times. 90
THE BIRMINGHAM POST: The crazy world of lending and borrowing. 398
These Games do not come cheap. 227
Think-tank director's resignation questioned; POLITICS. 266
Time not well spent on illegal criminal checks; POLITICS. 308
Top earners don't know how badly off rest are; PERSONAL FINANCE. 226
Toyota slows production in UK as consumer demand falters; AUTOMOTIVE. 577
Transport terror attack is biggest threat to Britain; POLITICS. 591
Volatility has hedge funds at a loss. 520
Warwicks' quiet progress but not nearly there; EDGBASTON (second day): Northamptonshire 407-8 dec, Warwickshire 120-3. 823
We all have the right to life in all its fullness; AGENDA. 760
WEB LIFE. 121
Withdrawals take toll on Schroders profits; INVESTMENT. 259
Yates' reshuffled pack could deal some surprising hands; BLUE SQUARE PREMIER. 557
Zheng staying at the Valley as Canaries sign Spurs teen; COCA-COLA ROUND-UP. 231

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