Mons is embracing the future as it prepares for its role as next year’s European Capital of Culture, but it’s also steeped in intriguing history. Philip Sweeney explores its two sides
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Monday 30 June 2014
We look ahead to the last match of the round of 16, with the much-fancied Belgium taking on surprise package USA
Friday 04 April 2014
Counting down the 100 players to look out for in Brazil this summer
Wednesday 29 January 2014
The on-loan striker was taken off during the 4-0 drubbing being dished out by Liverpool
Friday 24 January 2014
The rats have yet to master our language but may be plotting a government coup
Thursday 23 January 2014
The games involving Les Bleus will be classed as friendlies
Reaching the Pope is easier than speaking to the father of Manchester United forward Adnan Januzaj, claims Albania coach
Thursday 23 January 2014
The 18-year-old could be eligible to play for a number of countries - with the battle for his services well under way
Wednesday 22 January 2014
The Belgium international is keen on a move to the Premier League
Saturday 18 January 2014
Friday 17 January 2014
Toffees' pursuit of Standard Liege striker at risk
'It’s an honour to have him here': Gérard Depardieu’s ever-expanding business empire a big hit with Belgians
Thursday 16 January 2014
Mayor of Estaimpuis credits French star with boosting the economy, creating jobs and bringing new visitors to the small corner of Wallonia
Tuesday 14 January 2014
Paul Lambert confirmed he wanted to sign the striker who he worked with at Norwich
Australian Open 2014: Laura Robson and Heather Watson crash out in first round, ending British interest in women's singles
Monday 13 January 2014
Robson was the first player knocked out of the opening Grand Slam of the year after she lost to Kirsten Flipkens while Watson went down swinging in a three-set defeat to Daniela Hantuchova
Saturday 11 January 2014
Eden Hazard would cost the best part of £100m, if Chelsea were open to selling him, Jose Mourinho said yesterday.
Laura Robson return ruined just before Australian Open after retiring injured with wrist injury in Hobart International
Monday 06 January 2014
Robson won the first set before retiring hurt which comes as the latest blow in an effort to be fit for the Australian Open
Saturday 04 January 2014
The takeover of Charlton Athletic was completed yesterday when Belgian businessman and politician Roland Duchâtelet saw a deal thought to be worth £20m go through.
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
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