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Student protest police officer cleared of baton attack

Image caption About 10,000 people marched through London as part of the student fees protest in 2010 A police officer accused of hitting a student over the head with a baton during a protest nine years ago has been cleared of misconduct. A panel concluded on Thursday that an...

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Oval Four: Men have convictions quashed in corrupt detective case

Image copyright Winston Trew Image caption Winston Trew said his life fell apart after he served eight months in prison Three men who were jailed nearly 50 years ago on the evidence of a corrupt police officer have had their convictions quashed. Winston Trew, Sterling Christie, George Griffiths and...

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Arsenal v Eintracht Frankfurt: Granit Xhaka returns after five-game absence

Unai Emery has hinted that former captain Granit Xhaka is in line to return to the squad against Frankfurt BBC coverage How to follow: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website Midfielder Granit Xhaka will make his first Arsenal appearance since October after being named in the starting...

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Will Nightingale: AFC Wimbledon captain has operation on hip injury

Will Nightingale came through AFC Wimbledon’s youth academy and made his first-team debut in January 2015 AFC Wimbledon captain Will Nightingale will be out for three to four months after having surgery on a hip injury. The 24-year-old centre-back has been restricted to just 10 appearances for the Dons...

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Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over terrorism offences

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The 26-year-old man was arrested at Heathrow Airport A man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences at Heathrow Airport. He had just arrived on a flight from Turkey before his arrest, which police described as “Syria-related”. The 26-year-old is being held...

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Jodie Chesney murder: Svenson Ong-a-Kwie and 17-year-old boy guilty

Image caption Jodie Chesney was weeks away from completing her Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award when she was stabbed to death Two teenagers have been found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Jodie Chesney in a park in east London. Jodie was stabbed in the back in a case of mistaken...

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Women's Champions League: Arsenal v Slavia Prague (5-2 agg)

Report to follow of Thursday’s Women’s Champions League game between Arsenal and Slavia Prague. consumer unit replacement downside Source link

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Ealing Abbey: Paedophile priests acted ‘like the mafia’

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption Laurence Soper was jailed for 18 years for abusing boys at St Benedict’s A group of paedophile priests behaved “like the mafia”, abusing dozens of young boys at a west London school over a 50 year period, a report says. St Benedict’s School,...

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Knife crime reaches new high, police figures show

Image copyright Getty Images Knife crime in England and Wales has increased again, according to the latest figures from police forces. In the 12 months to the end of June 2019, knife crime offences rose by 7%, reaching a record high. But the picture on knife crime is mixed...

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Extinction Rebellion: Flight grounded as activists vow to ‘shut down’ airport

Image copyright Warren Swalbe/PA Image caption A flight was grounded after a protester refused to resume his seat An Extinction Rebellion activist had to be taken off a flight at London City Airport, as part of ongoing protests. BBC Newsnight’s Nicholas Watt said his flight was about to take...

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