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Elizabeth Murdoch and Matthew Freud reportedly set to end 13 year marriage with £250m divorce

Elizabeth, 46, TV CEO and the daughter of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, and PR guru Matthew, 50, first met in 1997 when they were already married

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The best places to surf around the country
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