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United Kingdom

12 August 2001

Independent (UK)

In Brixton, parents worry every time their young men go out, even if it is to a friend's house to watch football on satellite TV," said the Rev Sheila Coughtrey. "They might innocently get caught up in someone else's argument, and when a situation arises around here, all too often guns are produced." As a community nurse, then as an ordained Church of England minister, Ms Coughtrey has watched guns become part of everyday life in south London. "You are still shocked... (

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