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Stranded Students Return Home

The latest on students from Shropshire and Leicester who were stuck in New York, as a result of Superstorm Sandy.

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Leicester girls in New York struggling to get flight home

The 38 schoolgirls from Leicester on a trip to New York are struggling to get home.They were supposed to fly from Washington but are now trying to get a flight from New York which is proving difficult.

The hotel is getting overcrowded so the girls are having to double up in rooms.

Leicester South MP John Ashworth, who took the girls on a tour of Parliament, has offered to help in any way he can

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