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Police appeal for help finding missing mum and baby

Police are concerned for the welfare of Isobel Hughes and her daughter Mya. Credit: Met Police

The Metropolitan Police are appealing for the public's help to find a missing mother and her six-week-old baby.

Isobel Hughes and her daughter Mya were last seen at 10pm on Friday April 1, in Ealing.

Baby Mya requires regular medical checks as she has a heart condition.

Isobel is 20-years-old, 5ft 8ins tall and of slim build. She has links to Windsor, Slough, Reading and Hampshire.

Officers have asked anyone with information on their whereabouts to call Ealing police on 101 or Missing People on 116000.

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Met police chief could face Hillsborough investigation

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) said it has asked the family of a Hillsborough victim if they would like it to investigate recent allegations made against the UK's most senior officer, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe.

The IPCC wrote on Twitter:

Met & Portuguese Madeleine inquiries to run in parallel

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PM welcomes new inquiry into Madeleine McCann

The Prime Minister has welcomed an investigation by British detectives into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

I think it is welcome but it is obviously a matter for the police. It is welcome because they say that there is new evidence, new leads to follow, new things to be done. It was a case that did shock and still shocks the nation and if an answer can be found we should try and find it.

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Parish Clerk: Any news must be good news

A Scotland Yard detective has revealed that they are investigating 38 people in connection with the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

Robin Dent, Rothley Parish Council clerk said: "Any news on it must be good news, we just hope that this time something will come of it, obviously everybody thinks of the family around here, we just hope something good comes out."

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