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.
28 April 2013 10:34 PM
"Disappointing", "depressing", "embarrassing" and "shameful" were the words on the streets and in the trendy brunch bars of Reykjavik yesterday, as Icelanders voted even more overwhelmingly than predicted to return to government the centre-right political parties that oversaw their financial armageddon five-and-a-half years ago.
27 April 2013 12:00 AM
Why would a country whose economy was crippled by the weight of its banks’ debts want to return those responsible to power? Tom Peck takes the political temperature in Reykjavik ahead of the election
23 April 2013 12:12 AM
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson was overlooked as the new chair of Sport England yesterday, amid claims that her appointment, which had originally been approved by the selection panel, would have been “too political”.
23 April 2013 12:00 AM
The new chair of Sport England?
21 April 2013 07:16 PM
In the goodie bag given to finishers of the Boston Marathon on Monday was a yellow running jersey with blue writing up the sleeve, saying "Boston Marathon 2013."
London Marathon 2013: From Buzz Lightyear to Ed Balls, London’s runners get home safe amid heightened security
21 April 2013 06:09 PM
Competitors observe a 30-second silence before the start of the men's elite race and runners have been encouraged to wear black ribbons
19 April 2013 07:20 PM
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29 March 2013 05:40 PM
A year after he made waves, Tom Peck meets the unrepentant Trenton Oldfield
28 March 2013 12:00 AM
Exasperated police and MPs are demanding a change in the law after 14-year-old Jade Anderson was killed by a pack of dogs in a house in Wigan
26 March 2013 07:24 PM
‘People’s Assembly’ hope to unite those angered by the Government’s economic decisions
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