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One Direction have won a Silver Clef award

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Tinie Tempah, Ed Sheeran and Emeli Sande drafted in for all-star concert to rescue 'struggling' Stephen Lawrence Trust

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The show, which also features Plan B, Jessie J and Rizzle Kicks, will raise much-needed funds for the trust set up in 1999

Emeli Sande performing live

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Froch and Kessler will face off in the ring at the 02 on Saturday

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