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Alan Henning's family 'numb with grief'

The Guardian - 03 Oct 2014
Alan Henning's family said they were “numb with grief” after the release of a video purportedly showing his murder by Islamic State militants, as David Cameron vowed to use “all the assets we have'' to hunt down those responsible. The statement from ...
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Last of notorious IS gang who killed Salford aid worker captured

ITV News - 09 Feb 2018
Alan Henning from Eccles was taken hostage while on an aid mission to the country. Photo: Two men linked to the gang that killed a man from Salford in Syria have been captured. Alan Henning from Eccles was taken hostage while on an aid mission to the ...
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Summertime arts in Harrogate

Yorkshire Post - 22 Jun 2018
Sir Mark Elder will mark the 125th anniversary of Tchaikovsky's death in a rich programme Romantic music and the great Norwegian violinist Henning Kraggerud will play the Tchaikovsky concerto. Binker & Moses have been hailed for creating sounds that ...
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The trouble telling aid workers and foreign fighters apart

BBC News - 15 Mar 2018
One of the unwitting convoys the pair used included Alan Henning, the Eccles taxi driver later kidnapped and murdered by militants from IS. Another convoy was joined by Abdul Waheed Majeed, a 41-year-old father of three, who became the first British ...
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World reacts to IS video showing apparent killing of Alan Henning

BBC News - 03 Oct 2014
World and religious leaders, politicians and organisations have been reacting to video released by the Islamic State (IS) militant group, purporting to show the beheading of British hostage Alan Henning. The apparent killing of the Salford taxi driver ...
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Alan Henning: Syrian children pay tribute to their 'Uncle Gadget'

The Independent - 06 Oct 2014
To the rest of the world he will be remembered as Alan Henning, but to these Syrian children he was simply “Uncle Gadget”. Scroll down for gallery. These touching images are tributes from children whose lives were touched by the British humanitarian ...
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Alan Henning: the taxi driver 'beheaded by Isil' - 22 Sep 2014
In a letter, the Imams from across Britain wrote that they “wish(ed) to express our horror and revulsion at the senseless murder of David Haines (the previous British hostage murdered) and the threat to the life of our fellow British citizen, Alan ...
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Alan Henning's wife appeals to IS to release him

BBC News - 20 Sep 2014
The wife of a British taxi driver being held hostage by Islamic State has pleaded with the militants to "see it in their hearts" to release him. Alan Henning, from Eccles in Salford, was seized while on an aid mission to Syria last December. In a ...
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Alan Henning: Memorial garden opens in Eccles

BBC News - 17 May 2016
A memorial garden for the murdered charity volunteer Alan Henning has opened in his home town. The taxi driver from Eccles, Greater Manchester, was taking aid to Syrian refugees in 2013 when he was kidnapped by militants from the so-called Islamic ...

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