Tom Peck is a reporter on The Independent's news desk with an interest in just about everything. In January 2012 he became the paper's Olympics Correspondent.
23 October 2014 11:51 PM
It was the kind of singular determination many a Liverpool fan has been bemoaning the complete absence of in their new £16m man. But to seek out the shirt of Portuguese centre-back Pepe successfully, amid the glare from the galaxy of galacticos spread out across the Anfield pitch as the half-time whistle blew, is something for which Mario Balotelli should perhaps be admired.
22 October 2014 05:32 PM
However appalling Pistorius’s actions, it should be recognised that he killed his girlfriend in a wild, reckless and obscenely macho attempt to protect her
21 October 2014 07:38 PM
Arnold Pistorius: “This has been an incredibly hard and painful process for everyone involved"
17 October 2014 10:30 PM
Five English players are expected to start against Hull
Tom Peck: Stuff this healthy diet – American dreams are made of calorie-rich Baconators. Just ask the success-starved Washington Redskins
17 October 2014 07:56 PM
Washington one of the first NFL teams to take diet seriously; but they've lost four in a row
16 October 2014 11:32 PM
The manager is understood to have £20m available for the purposes of strengthening his backline
16 October 2014 10:33 PM
“We don’t have anything like this in the US,” Stan Kroenke, Arsenal’s semi-anonymous controlling shareholder, told the club’s AGM. “I think if we [did] they’d probably declare a two-week holiday for some of our teams because people would have so much fun grilling the owners, they would need that amount of time.”
Behind the Door: the Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Story by Mandy Wiener & Barry Bateman, book review
16 October 2014 05:00 PM
Arsenal AGM: Five things we learnt, including ticket prices, the return of 4-4-2 and Stan Kroenke 'advisory services'
16 October 2014 01:54 PM
Arsenal will buy a defender in January and make a return to 4-4-2
16 October 2014 12:01 AM
New fly-on-the-wall book on Bayern coach offers candid insight into triumphs –and mistakes – of his first season in Germany
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 3 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 4 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo
- 5 Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella