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Dermot O’Leary is now proud to call himself a mate
of Thierry Henry

Dermot O’Leary: Thierry Henry is one of those players that every fan should love

Thierry Henry tells Dermot O’Leary who inspired him to join Arsenal, why he came back and his slight unease over his statue.

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Business leaders: Good sports lead by example

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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.

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

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Joao Pateco Te, Hasan Ibrahim, and Tayo Ogbaro in class

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Prince Harry, left, receives a T-shirt as a gift from Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt on life in the fast lane

David Walliams talks to Usain Bolt

Red Noses for Red Nose Day

Richard Curtis: It's shocking just how easy it can be to save a life

I've been working on Comic Relief and Sport Relief for 27 years now and still feel the same passion for it as I did at the start, when I wandered around Ethiopia in the middle of the famine in 1985 wondering whether I could think of anything I could do to help.

Usain Bolt has significantly improved the average performance of the world's top sprinters

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Pursuit of the world's best sprinter has forced competition to be quicker than ever just to keep up

Leading article: Proud to be supporting Sport Relief

Generally, Britain is a comfortable country in which to live. By and large, people have enough food to eat and water to drink. The air is clean, the water supply constant and pollutant-free. Children will receive an adequate education. Our health service will care for us when we fall sick. Crime levels are low.

Despite the approach of the Olympics, cash-strapped authorities have imposed pool cutbacks and closures to reduce costs

Funding cuts leave bathers floundering

Manningham Pool cuts a forlorn figure. Built during the late Victorian bath-building boom, its marble floor and sauna once made it the proud centerpiece of the community – a place where mill workers could exercise and wash in suitably grand surroundings.

Letters: If you liked Sport Relief – wait till you see THIS

Dear Editor/Editoress,

Jeremy Hunt: The Culture Secretary is hoping to harness Olympic fervour to get more people into sport

Thousands of adults hang up their boots

Number of Britons participating in major sports has declined dramatically since 2009

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