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Tory MP Enoch Powell investigated as alleged member of Westminster paedophile network

The name of the late MP was provided to Scotland Yard after a clergyman came forward with claims from the 1980s relating to ritual satanic abuse

New allegations of a cover up emerged shortly after the Independent Police Complaints Commission announced it was investigating allegations of corruption inside Scotland Yard

Child sex abuse: Judges, MPs, media entertainers, actors, police and clergy implicated in Met Police corruption probe

The police watchdog has announced three further investigations into corruption allegations dating back to 1970s

The television advertisement for 666Bet, featuring Vas Blackwood, left, and former football manager Harry Redknapp

Online gambling company's director arrested in £21m fraud investigation

Regulator suspends licence of the 666Bet website with links to Harry Redknapp and two Premier League clubs

According to the Education Select Committee, an increasing number of children in the UK are being harmed in the belief that it “will get the devil out of them”.

National plan launched to stop faith-based child abuse

Better training needed to help raise alarm over such victims as Victoria Climbié, say academics

Two murderers become the UK's first gay couple to marry in prison

Mikhail Gallatinov and Marc Goodwin tied the knot in the visitor centre of Full Sutton prison

Police constable charged with murdering wife at their Northampton home a year after marriage

Otis Goldsmith, 49, served with Northamptonshire Police for 28 years

Five people contacted Cumbria police to report that they were assaulted

Man arrested for allegedly slapping pensioners who sneezed in Carlisle city centre

Five elderly men and women say they were assaulted by a man in public

The 49-year-old man, a serving officer with Northamptonshire Police, was off-duty at the time

Police officer arrested on suspicion of his wife's murder

A police officer has been arrested for allegedly murdering his wife at their home in Northampton, his own force has said.

Around 5,500 people were ‘likely’ or ‘potential’ victims of News of the World phone hacking, according to police estimates

News of the World phone hacking report: Majority of victims were only connected to celebrities

Less than a third of the primary phone hacking targets came from the world of entertainment or music

Erol Incedal (centre) who has been cleared of targeting Tony Blair and his wife Cherie as part of a terrorist plot

Secret trial clears man of plotting to kill Tony Blair

Erol Incedal said he had been considering schemes to make money

Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of Erol Incedal (centre), appearing at the Old Bailey accused of preparing acts of terrorism and possessing a document entitled Bomb Making

Erol Incedal: First terror suspect to be tried in a secret court found not guilty of plot targeting Tony Blair

But the secrecy of the trial means the public will not be told why Incedal is not guilty

'Gay cake' row: Gay mayor Andrew Muir urges mediation as legal action begins against Christian bakery

Daniel McArthur of Ashers Baking Company (pictured), said 'our problem with producing the cake was with the message, not the customer' ahead of the hearing

The Barclays Premier League trophy

Premier League footballer involved in £100,000 blackmail allegation after cheating on his partner should be named, High Court judge rules

A defender in the Premier League could be named after Judge Justice Warby ruled his injunction against being identified should be lifted

Jack Straw

Scotland Yard 'spied on Labour ministers'

Former Foreign and Home Secretary Jack Straw, former Cabinet Minister Peter Hain were allegedly watched

Watch men steal from unsuspecting woman while she shops

It takes only six minutes for the group of thieves to select their victim

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Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin

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Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin
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Power dressing is back

But banish all thoughts of Eighties shoulderpads
Spanish stone-age cave paintings 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
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Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor