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Paula Vennells apologises to subpostmasters

Disgraced ex-Post Office chief executive Paula Vennells has apologised for all that subpostmasters and families have suffered as her evidence to the Horizon IT inquiry got under way..


Hannah Cockroft lands another gold medal

Great Britains Hannah Cockroft claimed another gold medal for her collection as she powered to victory in the T34 100 metres final at the World Para Athletics Championships in Kobe, Japan..


Blood Scandal Children used as objects for research

Children were used as objects for research while the risks of contracting hepatitis and HIV were ignored at a specialist school where boys were treated for haemophilia, the final report of the Infected Blood Inquiry has found..