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The shrine is designed to recall a particular Marian devotion held by the people of Shrewsbury before the Reformation

Bishop Philip Egan said the document includes ‘quite a bit of cut and paste’ from materials produced by Stonewall and LGBT Youth Scotland

The Pope said he was ‘deeply saddened’ by the loss of life and invoked God’s blessing upon the nation

He says: ‘May God grant strength and enduring faith to all who are bereaved, injured and traumatised’

The film’s producers made the announcement at Cannes Film Festival

The British bishop will administer his pastoral duties from a small chapel in Algeria

The demonstration was briefly disrupted by pro-abortion protesters, but the marchers were soon able to continue

Just one in a hundred said they would like to see the present limit of 24 weeks extended up to birth

The signatories expressed their ‘respect for what you, as the main leader of the Cuban Revolution, have achieved for the dignity of your people’

Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said a Sunday celebration will cause ‘less inconvenience’ in Rome