• Adam Deacon sectioned under Mental Health Act

    BAFTA-winning actor Adam Deacon has been sectioned under the Mental Health Act, a court has heard. The 32-year-old, who is best known for his roles in Kidulthood and Babylon, had been due to appear at Thames magistrates court in Bow, east London on Friday but the court was told that he was being treated in hospital after being held under section two of the Mental Health Act. Adam's case, in which he face charges of affray and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place, had been adjourned from 6 March. Lawyers for the Hackney-born actor asked