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The former boxer said being gay was not normal and could be fixed

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Family members are naturally allergic to each other's body odour in order to avoid incest

Graduate Careers: How I Got Here: `I was always a party animal'

Ricky Magowan, 29, is Scotland's most prolific nightclub promoter. Having watched his business grow from the roots of the rave scene, he is currently organising the UK's biggest indoor Millennium club event and official Radio 1 FM after-show party, COLOURS NYE2000, for more than 15,000 people. It will feature more than 40 DJs with live ISDN links from around the globe.

Theatre: Snap, crackle and pop

Frantic Assembly has cracked theatre's longed-for youth market with a club-style, body-crashing fusion of dance and drama. What's in the mix?

Labour Party Conference: Bournemouth Highlights

GOOD DAY

Kiss the boys and marry the girls

Why are people so shocked that the Portillos are happily married, despite Michael's gay past? HERO BROWN on the prejudices modern couples still face

He's wearing a frock, but he's no girl's blouse

Kevin Rowland's intense new image is a far cry from Boy George's cuddly cross-dressing. CAYTE WILLIAMS ponders the New Transvestite

Tears flow at reopening of bombed pub

WITH CLOSELY cropped hair and outwardly impassive, as befits his trade, the security guard stood with muscular arms folded scanning the large crowd that had assembled outside the Admiral Duncan pub in Soho, London - target of the horrific nail bomb attack just nine weeks ago that left three people dead and 86 injured. But as the short ceremony drew to a close, and a singer belted out a powerful version of "Somewhere" from West Side Story, the security man's eyes filled with tears.

Memorial as bomb blast pub reopens

THE ADMIRAL Duncan pub, which was devastated by the Soho nail bomb in April, reopened last night nine weeks to the minute after the explosion which killed three people and injured 86.

Portfolio: Naked ambition

`Nude models wanted - any age, any size'. The advert could have been placed by the seediest of seedy backstreet studios. In fact, it was the brainchild of one of the world's most in-demand and respected photographers. Portraits by Rankin. Photographs by Gautier Deblonde. Words by Susannah Frankel

Private Lives: Do you want to be a DJ when you grow up? No, I want to swim with my fish

Finding out what DJs think isn't difficult, but Lulu Le Vay had a harder task - to discover what their kids think of tech-house, hard- house and garage

The Diary: Think our police are bad? Try Jamaica's

I had been moving smoothly along when the phone rang. "This is Jamaican radio wanting to speak to Mr Darcus Howe." Would I comment on the Lawrence inquiry? It would be half an hour straight talk with Ronnie Thwaite on his popular early morning current affairs programme.

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