British winter sport is no longer a joke. Robin Scott-Elliot meets a genuine medal prospect for Sochi, where no competitor will be better prepared
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Saturday 16 November 2013
Book of the week
Saturday 12 October 2013
The coffee chain Caffè Nero paid no corporation tax for the third year in a row despite making a pre-tax profit of £21.1m, up 11 per cent on last year, according to its latest accounts.
Monday 12 August 2013
History: Began with the Douglas School of Art in 1880, became the School of Technology, Arts and Crafts in 1947 and the College of Further Education in 1960. Current title adopted in 1991. Isle of Man College and the Isle of Man International Business School merged in 2012.
Friday 02 August 2013
Cal Crutchlow has secured a factory ride for the first time after signing a two-year deal with Ducati.
Saturday 15 June 2013
David Cameron has been warned that his plan to crack down on tax avoidance at next week’s G8 summit will benefit the world’s richest nations but could “freeze out” the poorest countries.
Sunday 09 June 2013
View From The Sofa: Isle of Man TT, ITV4
Tuesday 28 May 2013
A Japanese rider, Yoshinari Matsushita, has been killed during qualifying at the Isle of Man TT races, event organisers have said.
Thursday 23 May 2013
The carrier currently runs about 340 domestice flights a week from the airport
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Mark Cavendish's chances of holding on to the red jersey as points leader in the Giro d'Italia received a setback when late on the 28-year-old sprinter was dropped on a short but painfully steep climb and lost any chance of gaining points in any bunch sprint finale.
Legislation to outlaw homophobic discrimination in Isle of Man to be accelerated after lesbian couple prevented from
renting a house
Tuesday 14 May 2013
Chief Minister to speed up law to outlaw homophobic discrimination after church leader refuses pair a flat
Saturday 27 April 2013
'There's a lot going on in Cape Town'
Mile-long zip wire opens in North Wales offering thrill-seekers an 80mph ride 700ft above the ground
Thursday 21 March 2013
A mile-long zip wire in Penrhyn Quarry, North Wales has opened to the public this week, making it the longest zip wire in the northern hemisphere.
Wednesday 06 February 2013
British rider claims Golden Jersey
Sunday 06 January 2013
Schwitters, Manet, Vermeer ... it's set to be a vintage year for art shows, big and small
Tips and deals of the week: The Kulm Hotel, Black Sheep Guides and the Victorian Manx Electric Railway
Sunday 09 December 2012
Sales of the tablet are set to fall again, say analysts
Met Police confirm there was a 'minor disturbance' and that no-one was arrested
George Lucas criticises the major Hollywood film studios
Does Chris Grayling realise what a vague concept he is dealing with?
Trend which requires crisps, a fork and a strong stomach is sweeping Mexico's streets
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Sorry Judy Finnigan – Ched Evans is no less sickening than an alleyway rapist
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Workers 'could be forced to pay £5 a week' to get benefits
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver allegedly kicks gay couple off for kissing
- 1 Indian footballer Peter Biaksangzuala dies after injuring spine doing somersault celebration
- 3 Drink alcohol and eat meat to improve male fertility - but cut down on coffee, studies suggest
- 5 Lynda Bellingham dead: Loose Women presenter dies after battle with colon cancer