Mark Prince: ‘Kiyan represents all those kids who are buried too early’

Mark Prince: ‘Kiyan represents all those kids who are buried too early’ “I’ll feel the whole spectrum of emotions,” admits Dr Mark Prince. “But more than that, it’s victory. Every teardrop has been worth it. Every night I can’t sleep it’s been worth it because my son’s name will forever be connected with helping the Read more about Mark Prince: ‘Kiyan represents all those kids who are buried too early’[…]

QPR’s Kiyan Prince Foundation stadium rename bittersweet for anti-knife campaigner Mark Prince

QPR’s Kiyan Prince Foundation stadium rename bittersweet for anti-knife campaigner Mark Prince * London Football Scene An emotional Mark Prince admitted it was ‘a difficult but wonderful’ experience after seeing QPR’s Loftus Road re-named in tribute to his son. Kiyan Prince, a 15-year-old youth player at the club, was fatally stabbed outside his school in Read more about QPR’s Kiyan Prince Foundation stadium rename bittersweet for anti-knife campaigner Mark Prince[…]

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Kiyan Prince Foundation: QPR’s stadium being renamed

Kiyan Prince Foundation: QPR’s stadium being renamed Mark Prince says seeing Queens Park Rangers’ stadium named after a foundation bearing his son’s name will be emotional. Loftus Road has been renamed The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium after a charity which educates young people about the consequences of knife crime.

Knife crime: Troy Deeney says calling footballers role models is ‘lazy’

Knife crime: Troy Deeney says calling footballers role models is ‘lazy’ It is “lazy” to call footballers and celebrities role models, says Watford striker Troy Deeney in an interview about knife crime in Britain. Deeney, 30, was asked about the number of young people being stabbed in the UK in recent weeks – and what Read more about Knife crime: Troy Deeney says calling footballers role models is ‘lazy’[…]

Teenager stabbed to death in north London hair salon after being ambushed ‘by gang armed with samurai sword’

Teen stabbed to death in hair salon ‘by samurai sword gang’ A teenager was stabbed to death in a hair salon after being ambushed by thugs armed with knives, a gun and a samurai sword. The 19-year-old victim and another man, 20, were chased by up to a dozen attackers on bicycles who surrounded them Read more about Teenager stabbed to death in north London hair salon after being ambushed ‘by gang armed with samurai sword’[…]

Tottenham Hale stabbing: Teenager fighting for his life after being knifed at north London retail park

Teen fighting for his life after stabbing at north London retail park A man is fighting for his life after he was stabbed at a retail park in north London. The 18-year-old was stabbed at Tottenham Hale Retail Park on Sunday. Police said he remained in a life-threatening condition on Monday. Cordons remained in place Read more about Tottenham Hale stabbing: Teenager fighting for his life after being knifed at north London retail park[…]

London school teacher tells how pupils come in bleeding from stab wounds

London school teacher tells how pupils come in bleeding from stab wounds “I’ve got two registers in my head, one for the living and one for the dead”. These are the words from a line of a poem written by a London school teacher who frequently sees his pupils affected by knife crime in some Read more about London school teacher tells how pupils come in bleeding from stab wounds[…]