Oxford's anger ends years in wilderness

The Boat Race: Dark Blues overcome favourites to halt run of seven successive defeats in gripping struggle

Obituary: Jeremy Benson

JEREMY BENSON did as much as any of his generation to preserve Britain's heritage of beautiful buildings and landscapes - as one of the finest conservation architects of the century, as a leading light of national amenity societies, and as a persuasive lobbyist of Parliament on heritage taxation.

I never thought I'd say it, but I'm beginning to like London

I have met lots of the Irish here, and they are not the home-obsessed exiles of memory

Cricket: Fraser's journey in haste wasted

Second Test: Replacement for injured Tudor looks for silver lining after 400-mile round trip in England's cause

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Murder police issue image of Dando suspect

POLICE investigating the murder of Jill Dando yesterday released an e-fit image of the man they see as the key suspect.

Dando Shooting: Killer waited an hour to strike

JILL DANDO was shot dead by someone using a hollow-point bullet fired from a 9mm handgun fitted with a silencer - details that point overwhelmingly to the work of a hitman.

Sports Letter: Bad role model

Sir: The alacrity with which Chelsea FC reassured Graham Rix that his job would be waiting for him when he gets out of prison, after being convicted of having unlawful sex and indecent assault, was yet another depressing indication of the lack of any moral dimension in football's world view.

Rowing: Leander beaten by a length

THE NATIONAL squad eight racing as Queen's Tower won the Tideway Head of the River Race on Saturday by approximately a length from Leander.

Pair deny `Mardi Gra' bombings

TWO ELDERLY brothers accused of carrying out the "Mardi Gra" bombing campaign against Barclays Bank and Sainsbury's supermarkets yesterday denied all charges.

Jazz: The older they come, the harder they play


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