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Ministers say relaxation of planning laws will boost rural communities by enabling affordable housing
A dispute has broken out between the trustees of an award-winning Bristol museum and a fired former director they accuse of the unauthorised disposal of up to 150 exhibits.
HTC-Highroad's Michael Albasini won the 13th stage of the Tour of Spain yesterday while Team Sky's Bradley Wiggins retained the leader's red jersey.
Slovakian cyclist Peter Sagan scored a second victory this year after winning a mass sprint in the 12th stage of the Vuelta in the Galician port of Pontevedra yesterday. Britain's Bradley Wiggins held on to the overall lead.
The housing market is in crisis as home ownership tumbles and house prices soar, a study warned today.
Team Sky enjoyed a memorable day on the 11th stage of the Vuelta a España yesterday, with Chris Froome taking the leader's red jersey and Bradley Wiggins bursting into the top three.
Motorists plead hardship to stay on the road after reaching maximum 12 penalties on licence
The circuit follows ancient sheep tracks around soaring Dolomite peaks, offering cyclists the ultimate time trial.
Mark Cavendish was forced to pull out of the Tour of Spain yesterday owing to heat exhaustion. The riders have been subjected to fierce heat in the last few days, and the temperature got the better of the Manx sprinter during the fourth stage.
It is too early to commit to altering the Olympic BMX course – despite several riders raising concerns after Saturday's Olympic test event – according to Olympic Games Organising Committee director of sport Debbie Jevans.
Briton believes he can double up next year – but first comes the Tour of Spain which starts today
Paralympic cycle champion Simon Richardson has broken his back in two places in a hit-and-run crash that has left him in a critical but stable condition.
The Malaysian student mugged by yobs posing as Good Samaritans during the London riots has been discharged from the Royal London hospital, the trust said today.
Hernán Darío Gómez has stepped down from his role as boss of Colombian national team in the face of huge public pressure.
Theresa May made clear she would not back down over her plans, but political pressure for a rethink will now grow
Hernán Darío Gómez is facing calls to resign as Colombia’s head coach after punching a woman outside a bar in downtown Bogota.