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So near and yet so far, Britain’s Olympic sailing supremo Sir Ben Ainslie, four golds and a silver, had to give best to the first Italian winner of the Argo Group Gold Cup, winner of the penultimate Alpari World Match Racing Tour grand prix, Francesco Bruni.

Nurse Jacintha Saldanha

Jacintha Saldanha: Suicide note criticising senior hospital staff found among possessions of nurse at centre of Duchess of Cambridge phone call hoax

Jacintha Saldanha was found hanged in her apartment in the nurses’ quarters at the King Edward VII hospital last Friday

Nurse Jacintha Saldanha

Nurse at centre of Duchess of Cambridge phone call hoax was found hanged in flat alongside 'suicide note'

Jacintha Saldanha is understood to have been dead for some time

Hoax call nurse left a note before suspected suicide

Family demand answers from hospital as MP calls for full inquiry into tragic death

Public must question itself too over nurse Saldanha's death

In some way, doesn't this tragedy follow on from our hunger for royal news?

Royal hospital condemns prank call in letter to radio station

King Edward VII's Hospital in London today condemned a prank phone call by a radio station that preceded the death of nurse, as her family struggled to come to terms with the tragedy.

Full text of letter from King Edward VII Hospital chairman Lord Glenarthur to 2day FM parent company Southern Cross Austereo

Here is the letter written by the chairman of King Edward VII's Hospital, Lord Glenarthur, to Max Moore-Wilton, chairman of 2day FM's parent company Southern Cross Austereo.

Day FM radio presenters Mel Greig and Michael Christian

Australian radio hosts who made prank call to royal hospital taken off air over nurse's death

The Australian radio presenters responsible for the hoax call to King Edward VII’s Hospital have been removed from the air until further notice.

Nurse Jacintha Saldanha who took a prank phone call at Duchess of Cambridge's hospital is found dead in suspected suicide

Jacintha Saldanha is understood to be the first person heard during the hoax call from presenters pretending to be the Queen

Video: Royal hospital chief executive pays tribute to dead nurse

The head of the hospital which treated the Duchess of Cambridge has praised the nurse who was found dead today, who had earlier answered a prank call from Australian radio DJs impersonating the Queen.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge leaving the King Edward VII hospital in central London after her treatment for severe morning sickness

'I'm feeling much better, thank you': Pregnant Duchess of Cambridge leaves hospital after being treated for severe morning sickness

Kate Middleton left the hospital carrying a bouquet of yellow flowers and looking relaxed, with her husband Prince William at her side.

Rapid start to push through royal law to ensure Kate and William's child will become monarch regardless of sex

Legislation to ensure the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby becomes monarch - whether it's a boy or a girl - is to be introduced as “rapidly” as possible, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said tonight.

Osborne Bay, Queen Victoria's private beach at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight

Victoria's secret retreat from the burden of being the monarch

Queen Victoria's private beach, where she fell in love with the outdoors, is to be opened to the public. Jack Watkins reports

Osborne Bay, Queen Victoria's private beach at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight

Victoria's plunge: Queen's beach to open to public

Queen Victoria's private beach, where she fell in love with the great British outdoors, is to be opened to the public for the first time. Jack Watkins reports

Duke of Edinburgh has 'improved considerably'

The Duke of Edinburgh's condition has "improved considerably" since he was admitted to hospital on Monday, but he is likely to remain there for the next few days, Buckingham Palace has said.

Prince Philip at the river pageant

Duke of Edinburgh misses jubilee gig after being taken ill with bladder infection

Prince could have developed condition while standing in heavy rain during river pageant

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