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1 Cafod supporters take part a vigil for peace in Syria outside the Russian embassy in London.

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2 Flautist Felix Blake, a student at St Ambrose College Sixth Form in Hale Barns, Cheshire, has won a place in the National Youth Orchestra.

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3 Dr Philip McCarthy, chief executive officer of Caritas Social Action Network speaks at CSAN’s parliamentary reception (photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk).

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