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Wednesday 17 July 2013
Coach urges public to have faith in sprinter as he names squad for World Championships
Thursday 11 July 2013
The heptathlete has pulled out of the Sainsbury's British Championships in Birmingham
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Swedish head coach Eriksson to quit for Canada and is latest key figure to exit post-2012
Thursday 09 May 2013
Tuesday's iQuiz first round was as hotly contested as ever - and it's been memorialised on film.
14-year-old girl Cherelle McKenzie-Jackson found guilty of manslaughter of Junior Nkwelle in Brixton
Friday 05 April 2013
A 14-year-old girl who “set up” a schoolboy to be stabbed by her boyfriend after a row over football was ordered to be detained for eight years today.
Tuesday 26 March 2013
Loughborough University will establish a campus at iCITY on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Thursday 14 March 2013
Universities in the UK should start lowering their entry requirements to let in more students with sporting talent, according to an Olympic athlete turned university chancellor.
Wednesday 27 February 2013
Instead of The Lightning Bolt versus The Beast, the big head-to-head on the track at the London Olympics last summer might have been Usain Bolt against Harry A-A. It was a thought that inevitably passed through the mind of Harry Aikines-Aryeetey as he departed Heathrow with the rest of the British team, bound for the first post-Olympic international track and field championship, the European Indoors, which open here in the west of Sweden tomorrow morning.
Friday 08 February 2013
It is three months since Shara Proctor swapped east Florida for the East Midlands.
Thursday 07 February 2013
Retailer HMV has announced it will close 66 shops nationwide.
Tuesday 22 January 2013
Toni Minichiello, the coach who guided Jessica Ennis from schoolgirl novice to Olympic heptathlon champion, confirmed today that he is still in talks with UK Athletics about working with the domestic governing body in a consultancy capacity.
Sunday 13 January 2013
Plans for military rehab centre closes theatre to amateur players
Wednesday 09 January 2013
There is a significant and growing crisis in funding for postgraduate study in Britain, according to 11 university vice-chancellors.
Wednesday 28 November 2012
It was a blistering night of vital trivia in 18 student unions across Britain yesterday, as more than a hundred teams took part in the inaugural iQuiz.
The newspapers were asking questions about his sacking. Hours later Toby Day and his family were dead
Friday 16 November 2012
Police inspector Toby Day strangled and stabbed his wife and daughter to death
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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