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Violent crime rises by 19% as 5m offences are logged in England and Wales



News October 19, 2017


The overall number of offences registered by forces rose to 5.2m, an increase of 13% in the 12 months to June, the Office for National Statistics said.The previous year's total was 4.6m.The ONS said crime it called "violent," incl...

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Ex-England footballer Lianne Sanderson: FA bosses 'not sorry enough' over race row



News October 19, 2017


Lianne Sanderson, who won 50 caps for England between 2006 and 2015, told Sky News she thought Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn and chairman Greg Clarke "lacked empathy".The FA issued an apology to two England wom...

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Gale force winds and rain to batter UK this weekend as new storm hits



News October 19, 2017


Flooding and power cuts are possible as the storm batters the country.The latest bad weather comes just days after Storm Ophelia killed three people in Ireland and caused disruption across the UK.Sky News weather presenter Jo Whee...

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Gale force winds and rain to batter UK this weekend as Storm Brian hits



News October 19, 2017


Flooding and power cuts are possible as the storm batters the country.The latest bad weather comes just days after Storm Ophelia killed three people in Ireland and caused disruption across the UK.Sky News weather presenter Jo Whee...

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Terry Butcher 'devastated' after death of son Christopher, aged 35



News October 19, 2017


Butcher said his son's life had been "tragically cut short", adding that he had been a "formidable and true friend and a remarkable, loyal leader and soldier".Chris had served with the Royal Artillery in Afghanistan but, according...

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