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Wilcox had been in temporary charge of the League Two side

Heather Rabbatts: 'Pushing back the boundaries - that's what really excites me'

A Jamaican-born tigress of the business world is daring to make her mark in a Lions' Den of football. Alan Hubbard talks to her

Mourinho survives the Scunthorpe scares

Chelsea 3 - Scunthorpe United 1

Football: Scunthorpe harbour own lofty ambitions

Simon Turnbull returns to the roots of the new national coach

Football: That was the weekend that was: A world away from the Premiership

AWAY FROM the megabucks world of the Premiership, football's unemployment figures are on the rise as the strapped-for-cash world of the Nationwide League condemns more players to the league of the willing but jobless.

Football: Shearer second in World Player of the Year award

Newcastle's Alan Shearer was beaten into second place by Barcelona's Ronaldo in World Soccer magazine's World Player of the Year award, polling 16.56 per cent of readers' votes. Milan's George Weah was third.

Whitehouse cleans up again

Grimsby Town 2 Sheffield United 4

Football: Venables decides to reject Rovers

A pounds 500,000 a year salary and a pounds 20m budget to spend on players has failed to persuade Terry Venables take over as the manager of Blackburn Rovers.

Rees fires new start

Grimsby 0 Portsmouth 1 (Rees 45) Attendance:4,747

Venables starts Portsmouth job

Football

Palmer outburst fuels Leeds crisis

Football

Swain keen to take on former club

Kenny Swain was today relishing the prospect of facing one of his former clubs, Chelsea, when Grimsby continue on their FA Cup glory trail on Wednesday.

Grimsby bury the Hammers

Grimsby Town 3 West Ham United 0

Grimsby board backs Laws

Brian Laws received backing from the Grimsby Town board last night after the dressing-room confrontation between the player-manager and Ivano Bonetti which led to the the Italian having to have surgery yesterday on a broken cheekbone.

Bonetti walks out on Grimsby

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Bonetti discovers paradise after Juventus

An Italian import in Grimsby
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Dress the Gaza situation up all you like, but the truth hurts

Robert Fisk on Gaza conflict

Dress the situation up all you like, but the truth hurts
Save the tiger: Tiger, tiger burning less brightly as numbers plummet

Tiger, tiger burning less brightly

When William Blake wrote his famous poem there were probably more than 100,000 tigers in the wild. These days they probably number around 3,200
5 News's Andy Bell retraces his grandfather's steps on the First World War battlefields

In grandfather's footsteps

5 News's political editor Andy Bell only knows his grandfather from the compelling diary he kept during WWI. But when he returned to the killing fields where Edwin Vaughan suffered so much, his ancestor came to life
Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart reveals she has flying robot ... to take photos of her farm

Martha Stewart has flying robot

The lifestyle guru used the drone to get a bird's eye view her 153-acre farm in Bedford, New York
Former Labour minister Meg Hillier has demanded 'pootling lanes' for women cyclists

Do women cyclists need 'pootling lanes'?

Simon Usborne (who's more of a hurtler) explains why winning the space race is key to happy riding
A tale of two presidents: George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story

A tale of two presidents

George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story
Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover

The dining car makes a comeback

Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover
Gallery rage: How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?

Gallery rage

How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?
Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players

Eye on the prize

Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players
Women's rugby: Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup

Women's rugby

Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup
Save the tiger: The day America’s love of backyard tigers led to a horrific bloodbath

The day America’s love of backyard tigers led to a horrific bloodbath

With only six per cent of the US population of these amazing big cats held in zoos, the Zanesville incident in 2011 was inevitable
Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French Resistance spy

How Samuel Beckett became a French Resistance spy

As this year's Samuel Beckett festival opens in Enniskillen, James Knowlson, recalls how the Irish writer risked his life for liberty and narrowly escaped capture by the Gestapo
We will remember them: relatives still honour those who fought in the Great War

We will remember them

Relatives still honour those who fought in the Great War
Star Wars Episode VII is being shot on film - and now Kodak is launching a last-ditch bid to keep celluloid alive

Kodak's last-ditch bid to keep celluloid alive

Director J J Abrams and a few digital refuseniks shoot movies on film. Simon Usborne wonders what the fuss is about
Once stilted and melodramatic, Hollywood is giving acting in video games a makeover

Acting in video games gets a makeover

David Crookes meets two of the genre's most popular voices