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Listen again to some of the best bits of HFM News!


Harborough's Olympic Event - August 2008

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Olympic flagWe're proud to be hosting a special Olympic flag raising event here in Harborough this Sunday (24th)

Click to hear Councillor Paul Bremner telling Nick Shaw all about it!


Karen Shearsmith's Special Calendar - August 2008

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Karen Shearsmith from Desborough has got a bunch of blokes to bare all for a unique calendar.

Karen is currently receiving treatment for Breast Cancer, and has used her time off work to plan and design it to raise cash for Breakthrough Breast Cancer.

¬†Karen is a keen clay pigeon shooter and persuaded the blokes at her club near Northampton to bare all for the calendar, titled ‘Men and their Weapons’!

Click for more details on how you can buy one of the calendars!


Harborough's First Ever Strongest Man Event - August 2008

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A brand new event came to Market Harborough on August 16th!

The town’s first ever Strongest Man event took place!  Click to hear Moley speaking to the organiser Richard Griggs and one of the competitors!


Harborough's A Level Results - August 2008

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Robert Smyth logoStudents at Harborough's Robert Smyth School picked up their A Level Results and achieved a 96% pass rate!

Click to hear our special report


Harborough Police Launch Clampdown on Mini Motorbikes - August 2008

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Police crestLocal police are getting tough on youngsters riding mini motorbikes illegally during the summer.

Click to hear Nick Shaw speaking to PC Steve Winn from Harborough Police.


Harborough Girl To Be Featured In The Sun - August 2008

Play buttonThe Sun logoLocal girl Jade Pountney is to be featured in The Sun Newspaper!  It's after she went on the MEND fitness and healthy eating scheme here in town!


Local Youngsters Test Sweets At Fosters - August 2008

Fosters logoPlay buttonLocal kids were asked to help Harborough firm Fosters Foods test their new range of Pick & Mix sweets! Click the button to hear what they thought!

Welland Park New Play Area Opening - August 2008

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The new play equipment at Harborough's Welland Park was unveiled by local girl Eva Winston Hart and 7/7 Survivor Gill Hicks.  Click the button to hear what happened!

Egyptian Leicestershire - August 2008

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The SquareThe Egyptians invaded Market Harborough's Square and brought loads of fun with them! Click the buttons to hear from the organiser and what local Mums and kids thought of it!!