A former UK Scrabble champion killed herself by stepping in front of a moving train after suffering abuse because of her status as a transgender person. (2 comments)
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An action sequence for the the Hollywood sci-fi blockbuster Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been filmed in the Lake District.