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Sir Cliff Richard Back In Britain To Voluntarily Answer Police Questions Over Sex Offence Allegation


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Sir Cliff Richard has been interviewed by South Yorkshire Police in connection with an alleged historical sexual offence, his spokesperson has confirmed. The singer flew back to Britain from Portugal to voluntarily answer questions from police and was not arrested or charged, although the interview was conducted under caution.

Cliff RichardSir Cliff answered police questions voluntarily

Last week police searched the Sunningdale apartment of the 73 year old singer as part of an investigation into an alleged sexual assault on a young boy in Sheffield in 1985. Richard was holidaying in Portugal at the time of the search but has since denied any wrongdoing, describing the allegations as ‘false”.

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Sir Cliff Richard Cancels Canterbury Cathedral Show over "False Allegations"


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Sir Cliff Richard has withdrawn from a charity concert at Canterbury Cathedral on September 26 because he did not "want the event to be overshadowed by the false allegation", his spokesman announced. The statement added: "He is sorry for any disappointment or inconvenience caused."

Cliff RichardCliff Richard denies the allegations [Getty/Andreas Rentz]

Police searched Sir Cliff's Sunningdale apartment last week as part of an investigation into an alleged sexual assault on a young boy in Sheffield in 1985. The pop star, who was in Portugal at the time, denies any wrongdoing.

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MP Has "Serious Questions" Over BBC's Handling of Cliff Richard Search


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The former policing minister Nick Herbert says he has "serious questions" about how the BBC knew about South Yorkshire Police's search of Sir Cliff Richard's home last Thursday. The corporation has received 594 complaints relating to the news report, which saw BBC cameras and a reporter outside the gates of Sir Cliff's Sunningdale home as police conducted a search linked to an alleged historical sex offence.

BBC reporters Cliff Richard homeA BBC reporter outside the home of Sir Cliff Richard [Getty/Peter Macdiarmid}

South Yorkshire Police said it was contacted several weeks ago by a BBC reporter "who made it clear he knew of the existence of an investigation" and that "it was agreed that the reporter would be notified of the date of the house search in return for delaying publication of any of the facts."

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Online Campaign To Get Sir Cliff Richard To Number 1 Launched


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Following the recent accusations aimed at Sir Cliff Richard, his devoted fanbase has launched an online campaign to return the singer to Number 1 in the charts.

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Sir Cliff Richard's fans are trying to return him to Number 1 this week

Fans will attempt to take his 1992 single ‘I Still Believe In You’ to Number 1 through online downloads, in a campaign similar to that of ‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ after Margaret Thatcher’s death last year.

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Cliff Richard's Home Searched as Police Probe Alleged Sex Offence with Boy, 16


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The home of Cliff Richard has been searched in relation to an alleged historical sex offence. Various items were removed for further investigation though the singer was not arrested. A police spokesman said the allegation involved a boy under 16 and dated back to the South Yorkshire area in the 1980s. 

Cliff RichardSir Cliff Richard's house was searched on Thursday

The search at the home in the Sunningdale area is not connected to Operation Yewtree though officers from that operation - set up in the wake of Jimmy Savile sandal - have been notified, according to BBC News.

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2014 Wimbledon Championships - Celebrity Sightings - Day 9

Cliff Richard - 2014 Wimbledon Championships held at the All England Club - Celebrity Sightings - Day 9 - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 2nd July 2014

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Wimbledon Today

Cliff Richard - Cliff Richard outside Wimbledon today - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 1st July 2014

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Cliff Richard thanks his loyal fans in New York with free concert and Q&A session

Cliff Richard - Cliff Richard thanks his loyal fans in New York with free concert and Q&A session at the Gramercy Theatre - New York, United States - Saturday 21st June 2014

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Cliff Richard performs live

Cliff Richard - Cliff Richard performs live at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre with VIP guests - Dublin, Ireland - Saturday 7th June 2014

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Cliff Richard In Concert

Majella O'Donnell - Cliff Richard preforming live on stage at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre - Dublin, Ireland - Saturday 7th June 2014

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Morrissey Live, With Support from Sir Cliff Richard and Tom Jones


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Morrissey has announced two dates in the United States with support coming from Sir Cliff Richard and Sir Tom Jones. According to the reliable fan-site True To You, the former Smiths frontman will perform with Tom Jones at the Los Angeles Sports Arena on May 10 before playing at Brooklyn's Barclays Center with Sir Cliff Richard on June 21.

Morrissey ManchesterMorrissey Performing at the Manchester Evening News Arena

They are the first confirmed shows since Morrissey abandoned a series of tours last year blaming a "lack of funding" and cancellations.

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The 10 Worst Films of 2013


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10. A Glimpse Inside The Mind Of Charles Swan III
10. A Glimpse Inside The Mind Of Charles Swan III - 
Charlie Sheen exploits his bad-boy image in this fractured comedy in which he plays a paranoid idiot who thinks his ex is trying to kill him. But the story is wafer-thin, and the film is almost overpoweringly indulgent.
Read more about 'A Glimpse Inside The Mind Of Charles Swan III' here

Pain & Gain

9. Pain & Gain - Michael Bay's comedy may feature enjoyably offhanded performances from Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson, but it's also the year's most offensive movie. Playing a true-life murder for laughs is only the first mistake.
Watch the trailer for 'Pain & Gain' here
Read the full review for 'Pain & Gain' here

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Sir Cliff Richard Claims The Music Industry "Damages Young Artists"


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Sir Cliff Richard has just hit the milestone of releasing his 100th album called 'The Fabulous Rock 'n' Roll Songbook'.

In an interview with Sky News the British pop-icon described how the music industry has dramatically changed since he emerged on the scene in 1959.

Richard told Sky, "The industry has changed drastically and that damages young artists."

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Cliff Richard and His 100 Albums Reckons Music Has Ruined Miley Cyrus


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Having recorded a staggering 100 albums, Cliff Richard can be considered somewhat of an authority on the inner workings of music and its effects, even if his output has been genuinely cheesier than a baked Camembert sandwich. Anyway, he thinks Miley Cyrus has been damaged by the industry.

Cliff RichardCliff Richard walking about with a jacket that's too small for him

He’s looked at what Cyrus has been up to, seen that Sinead O’Connor and Annie Lennox have been chatting about and decided to get involved; to have his say. So what does Sir Cliff think about Cyrus, twerking and smoking on stage?

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