Cannes film festival 'turned away amputee in flat shoes'

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Stewards initially refused entry to film producer Valeria Richter, who has part of her left foot amputated, for wearing flat shoes but later relented.

French quadruple amputee swimmer's wheelchair found

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A stolen custom-made wheelchair belonging to Philippe Croizon, the first man with no arms or legs to swim the English Channel, has been found.