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Prince Harry and Meghan: Madame Tussauds moves wax figures from Royals

Image copyright Victoria Jones/PA Image caption The figures of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in their original positions next to Queen Elizabeth II, the Duke of Edinburgh, and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, at Madame Tussauds Wax figures of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been...

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Calum Chambers: Arsenal centre-back out for up to nine months with ruptured ACL

Chambers scored one goal in 14 Premier League appearances this season Arsenal have confirmed defender Calum Chambers ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee in Sunday’s defeat by Chelsea. Chambers, 24, had successful surgery on Thursday and is expected to be out for action for six to...

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Crystal Palace 2-1 West Ham: Jordan Ayew nets brilliant late winner to beat Hammers

Ayew’s goal was his second late winner against West Ham this season Jordan Ayew’s sensational 90th-minute winner will “live long in the memory”, says manager Roy Hodgson after his Crystal Palace side came from behind to beat West Ham at Selhurst Park. Ayew danced through the Hammers defence on...

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IPL auction: Eoin Morgan signs for Kolkata Knight Riders

Despite leading England to World Cup glory, Eoin Morgan will be assistant to Kolkata’s current captain Dinesh Karthik England’s Eoin Morgan, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran have all earned six-figure contracts in the Indian Premier League’s player auction. Morgan, who led England to World Cup success in...

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Charlton Athletic v Hull City (Fri)

Lyle Taylor has made two substitute appearances for Charlton since returning from injury at the start of December Follow live text coverage from 19:30 GMT on Friday Charlton boss Lee Bowyer will continue to manage Lyle Taylor’s game time as the striker returns from a knee injury. An injury...

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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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Grenfell: Man who claimed to be squatter jailed

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Alvin Thompson requested to be diagnosed with PTSD A man who pretended he was a Grenfell Tower squatter and claimed to have helped survivors escape the fire has been jailed for five and a half years. Alvin Thompson convinced Kensington and Chelsea Council...

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Andrew Lloyd Webber tackles West End ticket touts

Image copyright Getty Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced he is to join forces with ticket resellers Twickets in a bid to beat touts. The theatrical grandee, whose LW playhouses include The London Palladium and the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, hopes the move will bring consumer-friendly ticket resale to the...

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Michael Weir guilty of 1998 ‘double jeopardy’ murders

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Michael Weir was found guilty of two counts of murder at the Old Bailey A jewel thief who beat two elderly people to death in their own homes has been convicted of their murders two decades on. Michael Weir fatally attacked 78-year-old Leonard...

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Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to host final England v Australia Ashes test in 2020

Tottenham’s new ground features a a 17,500-capacity single-tier south stand, making it the largest in England England will play their final rugby league Ashes Test against Australia at Tottenham’s new stadium next year. It will be the first Ashes series since 2003 and the Kangaroos will take on England...

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