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Pope Benedict XVI leaves Britain after a farewell ceremony at Birmingham International Airport

Victorian convert is beatified in front of tens of thousands at Cofton Park, Birmingham

Pope saw Britain’s response as ‘very, very positive’, according to Vatican spokesman

Postulator of the Cause of John Henry Newman has said he is already studying the second miracle

In a powerful farewell speech, David Cameron says faith ‘has always been part of the fabric of our country’

Delivered at Birmingham International Airport on Sunday, 19 September 2010

Cardinal Keith O’Brien: ‘You have reassured us that Christianity is alive and well in our countries’

Delivered at Oscott College, Birmingham on Sunday, 19 September 2010

In the presence of thousands, Benedict XVI beatified Newman at Cofton Park in Birmingham in one of the last ceremonies of his trip

Pope reflects on Newman following beatification Mass