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Tributes have poured in for The Partridge Family star and musician, David Cassidy, who has died aged 67.⠀
The former teen heartthrob, who starred as Keith Partridge and enjoyed hits including How Can I Be Sure in the 1970s, stopped touring earlier this year, saying “I want to focus on what I am… I want to love. I want to enjoy life.”⠀
He was hospitalised last week and passed away on Tuesday "surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart and free from the pain that had gripped him for so long," his representative said.⠀
📷: PA. Find more at paimages.co.uk⠀
Arise, Sir Mo Farah!
The king of the track has received his knighthood from the Queen, describing the moment as "incredible" and something he never imagined would happen.
The four-time Olympic champion was honoured at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday for his services to athletics, and swapped his running kit for a top hat and a full morning suit.
📷: Yui Mok/Jonathan Brady. Find more at paimages.co.uk
Pictures of soldiers that have died in the Afghanistan conflict on crosses in the Royal Wootton Bassett Field of Remembrance at Lydiard park, Swindon, as it opens to honour and remember those who have been lost serving in the Armed Forces.
📷: Ben Birchall. Find more at paimages.co.uk