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26 October 2014 Last updated at 03:52

Inmate planned escape with hostageParkhurst Prison, now part of HMP Isle of Wight

Detailed plans to kidnap a prison officer in a bid to escape from prison on the Isle of Wight were found in the cell of a Muslim inmate, the BBC can reveal.


Police entering building in centre of Edinburgh on 25 October 2014Person held after Edinburgh incident

A person has been detained by police after an incident in central Edinburgh which led to part of the city being cordoned off.

£5 and £10 notes'Record number' of low-paid Britons

A record five million UK workers are now in low-paid jobs, a rise of 250,000 in the last year, research from a left-of-centre think tank suggests.

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