Charles Reynolds

Charles Reynolds is a freelance writer and journalist specialising in sport and the arts. He writes the Premier League previews for The Independent online and writes regularly for The Sport Review.

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Winston Reid celebrates his goal

West Ham vs Liverpool player ratings: Winston Reid? Diafra Sakho? Who rated highest from the Hammers' victory?

All the player ratings from West Ham's 3-1 victory over Liverpool

Steven Gerrard, Mario Balotelli, Alex Song and Sam Allardyce
Louis van Gaal, Radamel Falcao, Arturo Vidal, Mats Hummels and Javier Hernandez

Transfer deadline day news and rumours: Radamel Falcao, Javier Hernandez, Danny Welbeck and every deal live as it happens

Follow the latest developments on the final day of the summer transfer window

Joe Root on Day Three of the Test

England vs India comment: Quick changes in fortune should perhaps not come as such a surprise

England secured the series with victory on day three of the Fifth Test

Joe Root steals a single on day two of the fifth Test

England vs India fifth Test: Gary Ballance praises Joe Root as England's standout star through the summer following latest salvage

Root dug deep to prevent England suffering another batting collapse

Joe Root salutes the crowd as he reaches his half-century

England vs India fifth Test: Quiet optimism among the rebuilding work

The familiar England batting collapse threatened to surface once again had Buttler and Root not steadied the ship

Gautam Gambhir lasted less time in the middle than the pigeons in shot

Indian batsmen decide to take a national holiday at the Oval

First innings could not have gone worse for the tourists

Ben Stokes trudges off after his latest batting failure for England as Ishant Sharma celebrates one of his seven wickets

England vs India second test comment: The batting collapse is as English as rainy picnics or the Archers

Even for a nation whose history is littered with famous batting meltdowns, this is a particularly dismal run for England

England's Captain Alastair Cook walks back to the pavilion after getting out for 22 runs

England vs India comment: Captain Cook's ship is taking on water fast

It was not always so difficult for Alastair Cook. His first five Tests as captain yielded four centuries, three of them in tricky Indian conditions, as England claimed a historic series win.

Cook, Joe Root and Ian Bell celebrate after Matt Prior took the catch of India's Cheteshwar Pujara

England v India: In the space of 25 minutes, Test match cricket showed just what it is all about

Hosts find themselves back in the game after a late flurry

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Robert Fisk on Syria air strikes

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Lindsay Lohan's West End debut

Will this be a turnaround moment for her career?
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The follow-up to 'The Tiger Who Came to Tea'

Judith Kerr on what inspired her latest animal intruder - 'The Crocodile Under the Bed' - which has taken 46 years to get into print
BBC Television Centre: A nostalgic wander through the sets, studios and ghosts of programmes past

BBC Television Centre

A nostalgic wander through the sets, studios and ghosts of programmes past
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My George!

Custody battle in Galapagos over tortoise remains
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Pack up your troubles: 10 best rucksacks for backpackers

Off on an intrepid trip? Experts from student trip specialists Real Gap and Quest Overseas recommend luggage for travellers on the move
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The politics of the weekly shop

New app reveals political leanings of food companies
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Beam me up, Scottie!

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Beware Wet Paint

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Pink Floyd have produced some of rock's greatest ever album covers

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Sanctuary for the suicidal

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Not That Kind of Girl:

A roller-coaster tale from 'voice of a generation' Lena Dunham
London is not bedlam or a cradle of vice. In fact it, as much as anywhere, deserves independence

London is not bedlam or a cradle of vice

In fact it, as much as anywhere, deserves independence
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Vivienne Westwood 'didn’t want' relationship with McLaren

Designer 'felt pressured' into going out with Sex Pistols manager
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Model mother

Jordan Dunn became one of the best-paid models in the world