Terence Trent D’Arby, now called Sananda Maitreya. Photograph: Tim Hall/Redferns

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Not angry, just disappointed: Bank of England governor Mark Carney contemplates Brexit. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

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Barry Canny of Peploe’s restaurant with the guest book from Jammet’s restaurant. Photograph: Dave Meehan

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People look at tributes to the victims of the attack on the Manchester Arena. File photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

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The cover of ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’. “It may be not be far from the truth to say that the Beatles were exponents of what is known as Christian humanism.”

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A steady stream of visitors came throughout the day as Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was played on rotation. Photograph: Wikipedia

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Police cordon on Falkner Street, Toxteth, Liverpool after a 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder. Photograph: Eleanor Barlow/PA Wire

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George Martin, Neil Aspinall, John Lennon and Paul McCartney at  Abbey Road studios during The Beatles’  recording of ‘Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds’.  Photograph: Henry Grossman/Govinda Gallery

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