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The riots: One year on

Today marks a year since the police shooting of Mark Duggan, which was followed by a wave of rioting, looting and arson that spread across the country.

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Celebrities celebrate young people on anniversary of London riots

Celebrities including Stephen Fry, James Corden, David Haye, Paloma Faith, Example, and Plan B will change their Twitter profile pictures to a photo of a young person holding a message expressing how they contribute positively to society.

Stephen Fry Credit: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

The campaign, held on the first anniversary of the London riots, is aimed at fighting negative perceptions of young people in Britain. Visit for more information.

James Corden Credit: Ian West/PA Archive

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