The number of adults joining the Catholic Church is the highest for 25 years. Some 6,205 were received into the church last year, up by 20 per cent on 1994. Celebrity converts include the Duchess of Kent.
Snooker father cleared
The jailed father of snooker champion Ronnie O'Sullivan was acquitted of running a pornography empire from his prison cell. The judge at Southwark Crown Court said there was no evidence against Ronnie O'Sullivan senior.Reuse content