Full links to 2012 Sport Relief special edition, edited by David Walliams

Charity telethon tops £50m on first night

Sport Relief has raised £50m in public donations, a new on-the-night record for the charity telethon.

Sport Relief raises record £50m

The Sport Relief fundraising extravaganza has raised a record on-the-night total of £50 million.

Miranda Hart and her Miranda co-star Sarah Hadland appear in a Sport Relief sketch which saw Hart mistaken for a male tennis professional

First Night: Sport Relief, BBC1

The night of light entertainment that never leaves a dry eye in the house

Frank Skinner in the pool

The lengths (and widths) they go to... Frank Skinner dives in

Comedian overcomes his fear of swimming to complete a length for Sport Relief

Meeting of minds: Marvin Humes, Aston Merrygold, JB Gill, and Oritsé Williams

Let's get physical, boys: Alan Carr gets chatty with JLS for Sport Relief

JLS are all over this year's Sport Relief – they've recorded the official single, they're on TV, at the O2, and running The Mall. Alan Carr meets the chart-toppers.

Rob Brydon: Federer said no... so I had to ask Jonathan Davies

Jonathan Davies (he of the 'cheeky little face') tells Rob Brydon about how it all began, his move to league and his new role on the box. Rob Brydon interviews Jonathan Davies

Bill Gates says of vaccines: 'We could save three million lives over the next decade'

Bill Gates: 'We could save three million lives over the next decade'

David Walliams talks to Bill Gates

Hit it off: David Walliams with Simon Cowell

This Briton's got talent: Simon Cowell reveals what it's like to be the most powerful person in pop

One man does more to shape our music industry than any other. As he begins another star search, the svengali talks to our guest editor David Walliams.

Sport Relief 2012: A letter from today's guest editor, David Walliams

Quality newspapers are normally quite boring. Not monumentally boring, just a bit dull and worthy. If they were a colour, they would be brown.

David Walliams talks to Eddie Izzard

'So, Eddie Izzard, were your marathons an attempt to trump my swims?'

David Walliams talks to Eddie Izzard

Brian May

Brian May - He will rock you

Queen's Brian May talks to film composer David Arnold about music and movies

Hold on to your hats: the Oscar-winning documentary
Undefeated

It's not the taking part but the winning

Documentary-makers are showing other directors how to cover sport – and landing big prizes, at last, too – says Kaleem Aftab

John Bishop: 'Footballers have more tattoos than the man on the fairground waltzer'

I took my son recently to buy some football boots. This is usually a bonding thing for a father and son to do, just like passing on the baton of sport in a "my-time-has-gone-now- its-your-time-son" sort of way. When I did it with my dad, we when to Woolworth's and bought of pair of own-brand Winfield's which, if you ran fast enough – and it was muddy – looked almost like adidas boots from a distance.

Stella McCartney on past olympic outfits: 'In the history of these events, it's all been very masculine, and the girls have been slightly overlooked in the design process'

Fashion, fitness and flying a new flag: Stella McCartney reveals her streamlined Team GB kit

Stella McCartney is no stranger to sportswear – although in fashion terms, that usually refers to anything not a suit or a ballgown. This season, she even created slinky cocktail dresses with Aertex panels.

Golden girl: Sue Lyon as Lolita in Stanley Kubrick's 1962 film

Lolita: the later years (as imagined by Peter Serafinowicz)

Lolita is now in her mid-seventies and is once again seduced by the lothario Humbert Humbert (105).

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A couple appear on the Charlton pitch appearing to have sex
FootballChampionship club confirm they are investigating an alleged sex tape that took place on Valley pitch
Sport
Jonathan Joseph scores a try for England in an Under-18 match against Scotland at
Kingston Park in 2009
Six Nations 2015
Sport
Dunkin' Donuts posted this tweet before later deleting it and apologising
Liverpool's global partners quickly apologised for any offence cause after replacing the memorial flames on the club crest
Sport
Bob Wilson alongside Arsene Wenger, and Piers Morgan
Former Arsenal player hits out at supporter Piers Morgan after his relentless criticism of Arsene Wenger
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Fabio Cannavaro
World Cup winning captain punished for breaching orders
Sport
Russell Crowe, star of Gladiator, has expressed an interest in buying Leeds
Leeds deny club is for sale after Gladiator star Russell Crowe considers surprise approach
Sport
Dead fish have surfaced in Guanabara Bay where Rio is due to host the Olympic sailing events
OLYMPICS...but IOC confirm plans for Rio 2016 are making solid progress
Sport
Josh 'The Dentist' Sneer rained down blows on amateur Martin before the fight was broken up
MMAVIDEO...and it ends as predicted
Sport
Steve Finn bowls during an England nets session at Karori Park on Thursday
Cricket world cup...but bowler undaunted by mauling
Sport
Afghanistan’s Hamid Hassan raises his bat in celebration after their World Cup win over Scotland in Dunedin
REPORTWorld Cup: Debutants beat Scots in final over to rise above England in Pool A
Sport
'I don’t care about being a hero or a role model, I’m doing this for money,’ says Tyson Fury
BOXINGINTERVIEWWelcome to the fearsome world of Fury
Sport
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn warns fans could be priced out of seeing the biggest fight of all time
Sport
A view of Lord's
cricketThe traditional format is coming under pressure from other forms of the game
Sport
Colin Graves
COMMENTECB’s awful plan shows scant regard for the great tradition of five-day cricket, writes Ian Herbert
Sport
Alex Goode passes the ball during the England training session
six nationsIreland vs England: Coach predicts no lack of aggression in Dublin despite losing key men
Sport
France vs Wales: It is one of Toulon’s more unusual tourist attractions: Leigh Halfpenny standing waist deep in the waters of Toulon port with his club rugby jersey on
Sport
f1Formula One driver pictured walking out of Spanish hospital
Sport
Dame Sarah Storey
cyclingINTERVIEWDame about to embark on bold bid to break cycling’s distance record in London
Sport
US captain Davis Love II poses with the Ryder Cup trophy
GOLFLove looking forward to going up against old friend Darren Clarke
Sport
Olympiakos players argue with referee Robert Schorgenhofer during the Europa League match between FC Dnipro vs Olympiakos
FOOTBALLOlympiakos vs Panathinaikos troubles and a club boardroom brawl
Sport
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The bookmakers still see Brooklyn Beckham's future in football after being released by Arsenal
Sport
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