Essex Police said the plane, which had departed from Lahore, had landed at Stansted. It is understood the incident happened around 10 minutes before the plane, flight number PK709, was due to land in Manchester at 2pm.
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The final two former teachers who deny alleged assaults on pupils at Witherslack Hall in south Cumbria have given evidence to a jury.
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