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Beatification may be just down the road for the Olympic Flame

With a little over a week to go before the games’ opening ceremony, the Pope is to fast-track an application for recognition of the Olympic Flame as a Saint.

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Posted: Jul 16th, 2012
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ASBOs to be scrapped to stop them being sold on Ebay

Home Secretary Teresa May has announced that ASBOs will be phased out in response to public criticism that recipients are selling them on Ebay.

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Posted: May 23rd, 2012
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Olympic fag lit

The official Olympic cigarette – a Rothmans – was ceremoniously lit in Athens yesterday, and the smoker will run three quarters of a mile with it before the next smoker gets a light off it, takes a drag and runs to the next stage.

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Posted: May 11th, 2012
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