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 February 2014 05:20 PM
From gay rights to punk-rock protests, Russia’s Games have mystified and charmed viewers. Tom Peck looks back
Olympic curling medallist, bagpipe champion, kilt wearer: Is Eve Muirhead Alex Salmond’s secret weapon?
21 February 2014 06:27 PM
They don’t come more Scottish than Eve Muirhead – so who will get her referendum vote?
07 February 2014 08:13 PM
Organisers had promised an avant-gardist take on the Russian Revolution, and it did not disappoint
06 February 2014 07:07 PM
From the suicidal lunacy of the skeleton to hushed brushing of curling – not to mention the madness of slopestyle snowboarding – Tom Peck selects the best of the Games for the couch potato with ice in their veins
06 February 2014 12:27 PM
A convicted poacher admits killing more than 70 elephants using only a couple of spears. Tom Peck reports
16 December 2013 11:32 AM
Memoir of wartime torment with an uplifting ending
11 December 2013 05:48 PM
Carlos Acosta felt inclined to make a statement about the younger generation, but it doesn't contain any truth
Johnny Cash: The Life by Robert Hilburn - book review: dark and light of a rocker who refused to walk the line
03 December 2013 12:00 AM
Anyone with a passing interest in music or Hollywood cinema knows that John R Cash was born a white, country cotton-picker in 1930s America, and died revered by millions but an enigma to many of the few he loved.
28 November 2013 07:49 PM
Ukraine’s decision to ally with Moscow rather than Brussels has brought the people on to the streets. But there is a bigger problem looming
28 November 2013 04:17 PM
Shallow? Of course it is, but truly, don’t hate the player, hate the game
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
There’s a nasty smell in the political air – and it’s coming from the Tories
- 2 PornHub begs users to stop uploading video clips of Brazil getting beaten 7-1
- 3 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 4 L'Oreal cuts ties with Belgium supporter Axelle Despiegelaere after hunting trip photographs
- 5 The true Gaza back-story that the Israelis aren’t telling this week