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Kanye West and Drake will also play Wireless

The Sex Pistols spoil us rotten

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She even flirts with a guy I used to fancy, coyly placing ants in his mouth

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John v Glen: someone's talking bollocks

Rock: The Sex Pistols are back - but have they really made up their differences? Nicholas Barber casts a historical eye over punk's great debate

'I spot someone I'm sure I know. The eyebrows, the lope - Liam Gallagher'

Saturday night Sunday morning

What price freedom for your children?

They need their independence, but parents need to know they're safe. Lucy Hodges, who has a 12-year-old daughter, talks to parents about fear and roaming

next weekend... start the festival season

Festival organisers have decreed that summer is here. Next weekend's Essential Music Festival opens the season, and from then it keeps going until the end of August, seemingly without a break. Sadly, the legendary Glastonbury is not happening, but there will be plenty of other opportunities to get sunburnt and thread your Doc Martens with brightly coloured laces.

James Style on clubs

So Tribal Gathering's cancelled, what a shame. In this draconian, raveless age, and with no Glastonbury, we need at least one proper festival - an event where all the different dance music tribes can gather, if not under one roof, then in one field. Still, promoter Vince Power, owner of almost every London venue, probably sowed the seeds of this disaster last year when he won a court case against the police allowing his Reading festival to go ahead. The boys in blue are not good losers, and the traffic objection, which cancelled Tribal Gathering, was surely a settling of scores. How petty.

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Escaped convict phones paper

A convicted robber who went on the run after attempting to sue police who shot him during a post-office van raid said last night: "I just want to clear my name."

Clampdown on abuse of legal aid by the wealthy

A clampdown on the abuse of the legal aid system by wealthy people was announced by the Lord Chancellor yesterday. In future, officials will be able to take into account the assets of the applicants' relatives and friends if it appears they are substantially benefiting from their financial help.

Schizophrenic rapist given five life sentences

The sex attacker: Case of psychopath discharged from hospital is latest in long line of tragic mistakes in mental-care

Facts challenge fear of the mentally ill

Homicides involving psychotics remain constant despite heightened fears about the effects of cuts in the number of NHS beds and a series of chilling murders, while a pioneering scheme is helping patients in their home environment
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Taken over the course of four years, Adams' portraits are an astonishing document of the aftermath of war
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The drugs revolution starts now as MPs agree its high time for change

Commons debate highlights growing cross-party consensus on softening UK drugs legislation, unchanged for 43 years
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Ouija boards, demon dolls, evil children and clowns are all classic tropes of horror, and this year’s Halloween releases feature them all. What makes them so frightening, decade after decade?
A safari in modern Britain: Rose Rouse reveals how her four-year tour of Harlesden taught her as much about the UK as it did about NW10

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Rouse decided to walk and talk with as many different people as possible in her neighbourhood of Harlesden and her experiences have been published in a new book
Welcome to my world of no smell and odd tastes: How a bike accident left one woman living with unwanted food mash-ups

'My world of no smell and odd tastes'

A head injury from a bicycle accident had the surprising effect of robbing Nell Frizzell of two of her senses

Matt Parker is proud of his square roots

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Paul Scholes column: Beating Manchester City is vital part of life at Manchester United. This is first major test for Luke Shaw, Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao – it’s not a game to lose

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Manchester City will rise again but they need to change their attitude

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