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Two Arrested Over Death Of Baby Girl

Police in West Yorkshire have discovered the body of a baby girl.

Officers were called to a property on Foldings Avenue in the Scholes area of Cleckheaton, between Bradford and Batley, on Monday.

A four-month-old girl had been pronounced dead at the scene, police have said.

A 21-year-old man and 19-year-old woman were arrested in connection with the child's death and remain in custody where they will be questioned

Work Begins On Controversial Stonehenge Visitors Centre

Some 85 years after the idea was first proposed, work has begun on a museum, visitors centre, cafe and shops near the site of Stonehenge.

The new £27 million centre 1.5 miles west of the stones and reportedly out of sight of one of the world's most famous ancient monuments.

Work is expected to be completed and the centre open by December 18.

Pilot Killed In Bath Plane Crash

A pilot has died after his plane crashed near Bath, police have confirmed.

A four-seater plane crashed next to Downside Abbey, a Roman Catholic boarding school, at Stratton-on-the-Fosse shortly before midday.

An investigation by the Air Accident Investigations Branch is underway.


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