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TV weatherman Fred Talbot's home has been raided by police as part of a child abuse investigation. Armed police entered Talbot's home in Greater Manchester, while he is currently abroad and believed to be sailing across the Atlantic Ocean. The 63-year-old will meet with police when he returns to the UK, according to The Sun. The investigation is related to a period when Talbot was a biology teacher at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys. Police are currently looking into claims of sexual abuse of pupils by staff in the early 1970s. A Greater Manchester Police spokesperson said: "On 11 December 2012, police executed a number of warrants as part of an ongoing investigation into historic sexual (more) »

- By Tom Eames

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