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Lives in London
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Stephanie Roche spoke to me days before FIFA's Goal of the Year is announced. She is down to the final 3:
The Irish footballer spoke to BuzzFeed News ahead of FIFA's annual gala in Zurich.
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The national student body told BuzzFeed News that some people on its executive committee felt it “would unfairly demonise all Muslims”.
The national student body told BuzzFeed News that some people on its executive committee felt it "would unfairly demonise all Muslims".
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A Syrian Refugee Just Handed This Heartbreaking Note To A UN Worker.
"Aren't we human beings?" it says. "Aren't we worthy of honourable life?"
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Quite possibly the most incredible video of the year thus far.
Warning: There are a lot of mum jokes and NSFW language. They are schoolkids, after all.
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My feature in today's Metro on Tinder. 

With the rise of Tinder, is technology helping or hindering our quest for love?
Do you want to know what love is? Do you want us to show you? Right then, get your smartphone out...
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The incredible world of YouTube continues to amaze:
Kelsey Ellison has over 50,000 subscribers on YouTube, and her videos, made in South Yorkshire, are being shown on Japanese TV.
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A master’s student from Sierra Leone claimed he has been refused places to stay in Norwich because of fears over Ebola.
The University of East Anglia said it was "disappointed" to hear the news.
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People apparently used to sleep next to vents blowing out hot air.
People apparently used to sleep next to vents blowing out hot air. BuzzFeed News spoke to both the student who spotted the cages and the university.
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Powerful campaign launched ahead of the third anniversary of the Syrian civil war - http://www.buzzfeed.com/richardhjames/distressing-video-brings-syrian-civil-war-to-london
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Excited to confirm I'm heading to BuzzFeed UK next month as News Editor.
The news and social content website has hired Metro's deputy online editor and is aiming to nearly double its staff numbers
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Top 10 ridiculously cute pictures of baby panda Yuan Zai - 
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Have him in circles
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Vishnu Soni's profile photo
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Ann Lee's profile photo
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Journalist/News Editor
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  • BuzzFeed Inc.
    News Editor, present
  • Metro
    Deputy Online Editor, 2014
  • Daily Mail
  • Inthenews.co.uk
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BuzzFeed's UK News Editor
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BuzzFeed's UK News Editor

Working in London.

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Sparking debate here - http://www.buzzfeed.com/richardhjames
Education
  • Durham University
    Archaeology, 2012
  • University of Southampton
    Maritime Archaeology, 2012
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