Manchester is the laziest place in Britain while Wokingham is the most active, according to a new study.
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Monday 30 April 2012
Four professional footballers have been charged with sexual assault and voyeurism.
Sunday 18 March 2012
Saturday 10 March 2012
The stockbroker part-owned by under-pressure Rangers' boss Craig Whyte was put into special administration yesterday, a month after its assets were frozen by the Financial Services Authority.
Wednesday 07 March 2012
Bournemouth is a match for the Costas and the Canaries when it comes to beaches, according to a survey today.
Thursday 01 March 2012
Reports that the death of a 16-year-old schoolboy happened after a playground "mass brawl" are being investigated by police.
Sunday 19 February 2012
Redknapp's first buy insists the manager has the right stuff for England
Saturday 11 February 2012
After years of struggle, the Cherries are thriving due to Russian millionaire, so why isn't everyone happy?
Saturday 14 January 2012
1. According to the title of this landmark 1942 French novel, who is Meursault?
Monday 19 December 2011
The Football League Column: Rhodes' goalscoring exploits will attract attention in January
Tuesday 06 December 2011
Tobias Ellwood, the Tory MP for Bournemouth East, is a 6ft 2in former Army captain. He is such a fan of David Cameron that, during the 2006 leadership contest, he was pushing notes under the doors of other MPs pleading for their support. When a fellow Tory, Mark Pritchard, annoyed the Government with his persistent campaigning against cruelty to circus animals, Mr Ellwood, pictured right, jocularly suggested that he should be taken behind the bike shed and given "a good hiding". Last month, he lost his position as a parliamentary aide when the Defence Secretary, Liam Fox, resigned – but the whips quickly found him another berth.
Tuesday 06 December 2011
Christopher Logue – occasionally "Homer" Logue in recognition of his remarkable versions of the Iliad – first made his mark in the late 1950s. He invented the poster-poem and recorded Red Bird, the most successful British jazz/poetry disc, wrote lyrics for the singer Annie Ross at the Establishment Club and two scripts for the director Lindsay Anderson at the Royal Court Theatre. For Private Eye he edited "True Stories", which ran almost continuously for 30 years, and "Pseuds Corner". He also wrote the script for Ken Russell's Savage Messiah and acted in two of his films (including Cardinal Richelieu in The Devils).
Monday 14 November 2011
Fleetwood Town pulled off one of the shocks of the FA Cup first round as they beat League One side Wycombe Wanderers 2-0 on Saturday, despite playing half the game with 10 men.
Thursday 10 November 2011
A former soldier who raped a nine-year-old girl while serving in Germany 24 years ago was today jailed for seven years after justice finally caught up with him.
Friday 28 October 2011
Prime Minister David Cameron made new appointments to the Conservative Party's team of parliamentary private secretaries today, to replace two members removed because of their rebellion in the EU referendum vote.
Monday 05 September 2011
The Football League Column: 'The club's already had two receiverships and I'm not going to jeopardise its future. That debt is gone'
The food poverty scandal that shames Britain: Nearly 1m people rely on handouts to eat – and benefit reforms may be to blame
US Navy christens huge $3 billion destroyer ship USS Zumwalt that appears as a fishing boat on enemy radar
Scottish independence: It is the English who should be on their knees, begging the Scots to vote ‘No’
Nigel Farage fatigue? Half of voters ‘immune’ to Ukip’s appeal
Nigel Farage on Have I Got News For You: Ukip leader ridiculed over expenses and party 'fruitcakes'
Nigel Farage: I’m taking on the status quo, and the Establishment’s fighting back
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- 2 The Hobbit: There and Back Again set for possible title change
- 3 Video of British Muslims dancing to Pharrell Williams's hit Happy attacked as 'sinful'
- 4 24 people applied for the 'world's toughest job', here are their interviews
- 5 Andre Johnson: Wu-Tang Clan-discovered rapper severed his penis and jumped from LA building