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Corrie McKeague: why has it taken so long to discover the error in the weight of the bin lorry?

Corrie McKeague: Why has it taken so long to unravel the error in the weight of the load carried by the bin lorry?

And we still don't know why Corrie McKeague may have been in a bin in the first place. Did he fall asleep or was he put there? Tanya Mercer has been speaking to a former detective who believes another person may have been involved.

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Corrie McKeague mother says wait to find son is torture

The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague says each day waiting to find her son is torture.

The 23-year-old was last seen in Bury-St-Edmunds in September 2016.

Later today police will search a landfill site in Milton in Cambridgeshire after it was revealed a bin lorry, which collected rubbish were he was last seen, was heavier than initially thought.

Praise for Suffolk college from the top of government

West Suffolk College runs an innovative scheme called the MARS award combining Maths, Art, Religion and Science Credit: ITV News Anglia

A college in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk is pioneering a new method of teaching so impressive that it has won a national education award and praise from the very top of Government.

West Suffolk College was lauded in the House of Commons by the town's MP at Prime Minister's Questions.

The college runs a unique and innovative scheme called the MARS award combining Maths, Art, Religion and Science.

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Man arrested in Corrie McKeague case released on bail

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Man arrested in Corrie McKeague case released on bail

A 26-year-old man arrested in connection with the case of missing airman Corrie McKeague has been released on bail.

He was arrested earlier today, Wednesday 1 March, and was taken into custody where he was interviewed on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice.

The man is not the driver of the bin lorry which collected refuse from the area where Corrie was last seen and is not related to Corrie.

Following the interview, he has now been bailed to return to police on April 13, while further enquiries are made.

Corrie McKeague investigation - man still being questioned

Police investigating the disappearance of RAF gunner Corrie McKeague have arrested a man on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice.

In a separate development police have also released moving CCTV images of two more potential witnesses they need to trace.

Corrie has not been seen since he disappeared from Bury St Edmunds last September

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Man arrested in Corrie McKeague case

An arrest has been made in the Corrie McKeague case Credit: Suffolk Police

Police have arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice as part of the continuing Corrie McKeague missing person investigation.

The man was arrested earlier today, Wednesday 1 March. He has been taken into custody where he will be interviewed on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice relating to information provided to the investigation.

Police are stressing that the man is not the driver of the bin lorry which collected refuse from the area where Corrie was last seen but officers will not be giving any further details at this time, as work to discover what happened to the 23-year-old RAF serviceman continues.

Work is continuing on a landfill site at Milton ahead of a police search which is now likely to start in the next seven days. Work is being carried out to move a large volume of bulk material and to build access routes to allow the search to get underway.

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