Three questioned after water fight puts one in hospital

London: Three people were being questioned today after a mass water fight got out of hand and led to one person ending up in hospital and the temporary closure of part of London's main shopping district.

Police estimate around 1,500 people took part in the event, which began at Hyde Park at 1pm yesterday.

• Oxfordshire: An ancient monument has been defaced by vandals who sprayed it with purple paint.

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The head and eye of the White Horse at Uffington, the oldest chalk figure in the country, was defaced in the attack.