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You might assume that the participants in the BBC4 documentary God's Cadets: Joining the Salvation Army would all be classic "lark" types, but there was a greater variety of personality than expected in this 90-minute film. It followed the pious, but not pompous "cadets" who had given up their lives to enter into two years of intensive officer training at the William Booth College in south London.

New name blocks rail schedule

Travellers on the East Coast main line railway have been unable to get timetables for the route for the past month because the new, privatised company is changing its name this week.

One phone call takes Triad gangs to the school gates

"You do what your leader says," explained the young Triad as he briefly turned his attentions from the activities of the King's Cross amusement arcade, north London. "If you ever have a problem at school or anything he will come and help you out."

Clive on high

He deserves his reputation as a pure genius - and also as a bit of a prat. But in his new King's Cross penthouse, Sir Clive Sinclair is lord of all he surveys. By Rosie Millard

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Detectives hunting a gang of teenage rapists who attacked an Austrian tourist and pushed her into a canal were last night studying security- camera footage.

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Getting there

Letter: Jail employers for workplace deaths

Sir: The Law Commission proposal to create a new offence of "corporate killing" ("Demand to get tough on firms that kill", 6 March) will do very little to prevent the 400 deaths a year in British workplaces.

DICKIE FANTASTIC

'Volvos aren't just there to be lusted after by men'

LETTER : Motion against LT 'barbarity'

From Sir Russell Johnston, MP

There has been no remorse, no goodwill. The survivors were thrown to legal sharks

King's Cross fire: Burns victim is awarded a record pounds 650,000 but directs bitter attack on London Transport

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AS THE Boccherini minuet tinkled out, Mrs Wilberforce suffered a sweet, sad spasm of nostalgia. Her father, she said, had engaged a string quartet for her 21st birthday party, and, as they played that very tune, news came that the old Queen had died, and the party broke up. "All that time ago," she sighed, "in Pangbourne."

Could you walk away from a baby like this?

No name, no past - abandoned children face a life of trauma. Sarah Edghill finds out how they cope; Left out in the leaf litter

Gang leader gets life for killing boy

JOHN McKIE

London Tube 'safe from fire'

ROGER WILLIAMS

Death has no dominion over the 8.27

Throw away the memento mori. The birth of a daughter prompts Paul Handley, Editor of the Church Times, to some definite and bracing thoughts on mortality.
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