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In 2017, the Guardian documented the knife deaths of children and teenagers in Britain. The project continues with a creative response to that investigation, seeking to get behind sensationalist headlines and challenge misconceptions about knife crime in the UK.
Instead of us, as journalists, going in and asking questions about the problems as we see them - we listened to their stories, their experiences, and importantly, their solutions. We visited groups of parents, key support workers, and young people in Birmingham, Bristol and London. This is a snapshot of some of the most pressing issues, as seen by those who have been affected by knife crime.
In the wake of the Brexit vote, ultra free market thinktanks have gained exceptional access to the heart of Boris Johnson’s government. By Felicity Lawrence, Rob Evans and David Pegg. Additional reporting by Caelainn Barr and Pamela Duncan