The Conservative MP for Clacton, Douglas Carswell, voted in favour of the government motion on Syria which was defeated by the House of Commons by 285 votes to 272.
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A man who stabbed his friend to death in a drunken argument at the victim's home in Rushden has been found guilty of murder.
The gymnast Louis Smith says children benefit hugely from taking part in sport. He spoke out amid concern over falling numbers.