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Antoin's legacy will live on through the 'AAA 4 Success' foundation

Antoin Akpom's mother says she's planning to set up a foundation to help young people, in memory of her son, who was stabbed in Leicester last year.

Cheryl Armatrading told ITV News Central that Antoin was a mentor to teenagers and campaigned against violence.

The foundation, AAA 4 Success, will be launched next week to help youngsters realise their full potential.


In Pictures: Pipers & drummers start a poppy appeal flash mob

Pipers and drummers took part in a shopping centre flash mob. Credit: ITV News Central
Shoppers were thrilled to stand and listen to the musicians. Credit: ITV News Central
Sixth form students from Littleover Community School read poems. Credit: ITV News Central
The flash mob was al in aid of the annual poppy appeal. Credit: ITV News Central

Midlands Match Day Live: Full-time scores

Premier League:

  • West Brom 2 -2 Crystal Palace
  • Leicester City - Swansea (17:30)
  • Southampton 1 - 0 Stoke


  • Nottingham Forest 1 - 3 Blackburn
  • Derby 1 - 2 Wigan
  • Birmingham City 0 - 8 Bournemouth
  • Leeds 1 - 2 Wolves

League One:

  • Peterborough 2 -3 Coventry
  • Scunthorpe 0 -1 Notts County
  • Walsall 1 - 0 Chesterfield
  • Port Vale 3 - 0 Leyton Orient

League Two:

  • Burton Albion 0 - 1 Stevenage
  • Northampton 0 -1 Luton
  • Mansfield 1 - 1 York
  • Cheltenham 0 -3 Plymouth
  • Shrewsbury 2 - 1 Portsmouth

Poppies laid in remembrance of loved ones

Margaret Allen told ITV News Central that she attended the special service at the National Memorial Arboretum to lay a poppy in remembrance of her husband who died in the Falklands War.

Tony Matthews, from the Royal British Legion, also said that it is important to remember every man and woman who has given service to the country, not just the armed forces.

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