Residents in Grimsby are rising up against Channel 4’s attempts to cast them as the subjects of its next documentary series on the poor – a television genre that has been dubbed “poverty porn”.
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Thursday 28 November 2013
Police have vowed to track down pranksters dressing up as clowns and offer them 'strong words of advice'
Friday 22 November 2013
Three people were hospitalised following a fire at the Tata Steel site in Scunthorpe.
Wednesday 20 November 2013
The manager was in his third spell at the club
Sunday 10 November 2013
Conference side Tamworth have been rewarded for beating Cheltenham with a home tie against League One Bristol City in the second round of the FA Cup. Swindon’s conquerors Macclesfield will play the winners of the Gillingham and Brackley replay, while Conference South side Dover Athletic travel to MK Dons.
Life Beyond the Premier League: Crawley Town’s Richie Barker prizes coach education, and right now he is learning fast
Saturday 09 November 2013
It is often said a manager learns more in the bad times than the good, in which case Crawley Town’s Richie Barker is currently receiving a fast-track education.
Sunday 06 October 2013
Tai Woffinden was crowned world speedway champion in Torun last night, becoming the first Briton to take the title for 13 years. The Wolverhampton rider, who is only 23, accumulated the six points he needed as early as the fifth heat of the final race of the season at the Polish Grand Prix.
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Matthew Probert is 'lucky to be alive' after being struck
Tuesday 30 July 2013
The 25-year-old has moved to the Premier League from Celtic
Tuesday 16 July 2013
The relegated side are desperate to bounce straight back to the Premier League
Sunday 14 July 2013
The Irish champions enter the Champions' League this week with a very rare claim to fame: English management
Saturday 01 June 2013
Tai Woffinden may be only 22 but he goes into the British Speedway Grand Prix at the Millennium Stadium today with huge expectation riding on his shoulders.
Sunday 28 April 2013
Scunthorpe had their relegation to League Two confirmed, even though they beat sixth-placed Swindon 3-1.
Thursday 21 February 2013
New players from FC Dallas may feature at Craven Cottage
Friday 08 February 2013
Where do you find love in a town with a heart as cold as iron?
Friday 23 November 2012
It's been a stop-start season for Swindon so far but they tend to operate like clockwork when it comes to bouncing back from a defeat and we can't resist the 13/8 available on Paolo Di Canio's men to pick up maximum points at faltering Notts County on Saturday.
In defence of liberal democracy
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
Andy McSmith's Sketch: Feisty audience is the real star of an enlightening show
- 1 Morgan Freeman on the riot-focused coverage of the Baltimore protests: 'F**k the media'
- 2 The man who filmed the Freddie Gray video has been arrested at gunpoint
- 4 Frankie Boyle on Scottish independence: 'In the Interests of Unity, F**k Off'
- 5 Length of pregnancy can vary by up to five weeks, scientists discover