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Man charged after death of woman in Exeter

Man charged after death of woman in Exeter. Credit: PA

A man has been charged in connection with the death of a woman from Exeter, whose body was discovered in a property on Alphington Road on Wednesday 10 January 2018.

Officers were notified by Ambulance Services to reports of a body of a 32-year-old woman being located in a property.

The woman’s next of kin have been informed but formal identification has yet to be completed. A forensic post mortem has been carried out.

Darrell Rose, a 36-year-old man from Exeter, has been charged with murder and will appear before Exeter Magistrates’ Court.

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Lidl supermarket chain opens new warehouse in Exeter

The supermarket chain, Lidl, has opened a 50,000 square metre distribution centre in Exeter today, 10 November.

The warehouse, which is Lidl’s 12th one in the UK, has led to the creation of 500 new jobs.

It is based at the city's Gateway Business Park and will service 51 stores across the South West.

The supermarket is expected to distribute 40,000 turkeys, 1,500,000 mince pies and 100,000 bottles of Prosecco to the South West during the 2017 Christmas period.

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