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St Paul’s school: More than £500K paid to sex abuse victims

Image caption Abuse of pupils took place at the prestigious public school from the 1970s to 1990s Victims of sexual abuse at one of the country’s leading private schools have so far been paid compensation of more than £500,000, the BBC understands. Settlements were reached during a two-year inquiry...

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Max Malins: Saracens full-back out for three months after breaking foot against Exeter

Max Malins made his Sarries debut against Scarlets in January 2017 Saracens full-back Max Malins has had surgery to repair a broken foot, ruling him out for three months. The 23-year-old former England Under-20 international suffered the injury in Sarries’ 14-7 defeat at Premiership leaders Exeter on 29 December....

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Civil partnerships: First mixed-sex unions take place

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan took their fight for civil partnerships to the Supreme Court One of the first mixed-sex couples to become civil partners hailed it as a “unique, special and personal moment”. Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan, who fought a legal...

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Frank Lampard: Chelsea boss defends Antonio Rudiger over Son Heung-min red card

Son Heung-min was sent off for a challenge on Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has defended Antonio Rudiger after he was criticised for his part in Tottenham forward Son Heung-min’s red card on Sunday. Spurs manager Jose Mourinho was unhappy with the Blues defender’s reaction to...

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Ellie Goulding helps driver ‘T-boned’ by Royal Mail truck

Image copyright Shaan Assi / Twitter Image caption The video shows a Volkswagen GTi being pushed down the A40, by the Royal Mail delivery vehicle Singer Ellie Goulding came to the aid of a driver being pushed sideways by a Royal Mail lorry in west London. Footage shows a...

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Man found stabbed to death in north London

Image copyright Google Image caption The fight was reported to have taken place at Shelley House in Haringey A man has been found stabbed to death following reports of a fight in north London. An ambulance crew found the victim, in his 40s, at Shelley House, Boyton Road, Haringey,...

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Donald Trump in UK on three-day visit to mark Nato anniversary

Image copyright AFP Image caption US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania disembark from Air Force One at Stansted airport Donald Trump has arrived in the UK for a three-day visit, which will include a meeting of the defence alliance Nato. The US president, who landed at Stansted...

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Blue Story: UK cinema ban called ‘institutionally racist’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The film’s stars Stephen Odubola (left) and Micheal Ward (right) pose alongside director Rapman “Institutionally racist”, “a negative bias”, “a systematic and targeted attack”. These are some of the ways a ban on Rapman’s Blue Story by two UK cinema chains has been...

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Rape-accused Joseph McCann ‘caught on CCTV at hotel’

Image copyright PA Media Image caption CCTV images allegedly showed Joseph McCann at the Phoenix Lodge Hotel in Watford on 25 April A man accused of rape was caught on camera at a hotel just before one of his alleged victims smashed him over the head and escaped, a...

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