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Police get more time to question teen over teacher stabbing

Police have been given more time to question a 15-year-old over the fatal stabbing of teacher Ann Maguire at a Leeds school on Monday.

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Ex-pupils attend church memorial service for teacher

Former pupils of a much-loved teacher who was stabbed to death in a classroom have attended a church service to remember her.

Around 150 people gathered at Corpus Christi Church, which is connected to the school where Spanish teacher Ann Maguire taught for more than 40 years.

The scene at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds yesterday . Credit: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Some were in tears as Father Paul Fisher began the mass.

"Today we pray for the light of hope. Hope for ourselves that we will come to terms, eventually, with what has happened", he told the congregation.

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