Brian Viner swapped London for the Herefordshire countryside, and his column ‘Country Life’ documents his attempts to chase the rural idyll. Chiefly a sports writer, he pens a weekly sports column and interview for the paper. He is the author of 'Ali, Pele, Lillee and Me: A Personal Odyssey Through the Sporting Seventies'.
13 October 2012 12:00 AM
Baking is having a big moment – for which one of TV's unlikeliest stars takes a lot of the credit
26 September 2012 12:00 AM
Exclusive: Nick Faldo, who predicts a tie at Medinah, made mistakes as captain four years ago but was also held back by unexpected events, he tells Brian Viner
25 September 2012 12:00 AM
American captain says the loss of his father in a plane crash has made him more determined
25 September 2012 12:00 AM
Brian Viner explains how a missed putt in 1985 can be blamed for the increase in fierce partisanship that can turn ugly
18 September 2012 12:00 AM
From veteran voices to modern techies, Brian Viner goes behind the scenes to meet the team that puts England cricket on screen
29 August 2012 12:00 AM
Avoiding the mass tourism and the madding crowds of Turkey's coastal resorts is easy – you just have to know where to look. Brian Viner reveals the best-kept secrets, both ancient and modern
24 August 2012 12:00 PM
The 11th-century monastery is now a fabulous hotel that provides splendid solitude fit for a monk, says Brian Viner.
11 August 2012 12:00 AM
After an outstanding Olympic Games, is the BBC presenter's elevation to national treasure status complete?
28 July 2012 12:00 AM
The International Olympic Committee is rarely far from controversy. How is its chief so good at rising above it? By Brian Viner
21 July 2012 12:00 AM
London 2012 is less than a week away. Will it prove to be its mastermind's finest hour?
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Why this year's general election was the most unfair in Britain's history
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- 2 Caitlyn Jenner, formerly Bruce Jenner, reveals new look on Annie Leibovitz shot Vanity Fair cover
- 3 Arsenal players boo chief-executive Ivan Gazidis after being told they would not get bonus for FA Cup triumph
- 4 Man on naked bike ride gets ejected after becoming aroused
- 5 UK weather: Temperatures set to soar making parts of Britain hotter than parts of the Mediterranean