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Nichols: 'Church is better now'


The leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, has said it is a "day for a new beginning" following an inquiry into sexual abuse at Catholic institutions.

The inquiry found church leaders knew sexual abuse was "endemic" in Irish Catholic boys' institutions.


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