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Sunday, May 21, 2006

Walcott's girlfriend asks media for privacy

Walcott's girlfriend asks media for privacy

The teenage girlfriend of England World Cup squad member Theo Walcott today asked the media to respect her privacy while she revises for forthcoming AS-level exams.

Melanie Slade, 17, issued a joint statement with the Walcott family asking that they be left alone, just hours after she appeared at a charity publicity event.

The statement said that she would not be considering any of the "very kind requests for interviews or commercial offers" until after the World Cup.

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Teddy's Opinion: The mass media should respect the privacy for the other people. Melanie Slade is a 17 year-old girl. I hate the mass media ignore the privacy.