In miserable rain there were celebrations developing in Plymouth as places were settled in the 45th Rolex Fastnet Race, the biennial battle on the briny around a desolate rock off the south-west corner of Ireland.
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Monday 08 August 2005
Sunday 07 August 2005
Tuesday 24 May 2005
Wednesday 02 February 2005
The tentative steps taken by Martina Hingis at the Volvo Women's Open in Pattaya yesterday may, or may not, prove to be the first in several comebacks by the Swiss former prodigy. But the signs of a revival were not encouraging, and nor were her words.
David Willetts: 'We have not converted deep disillusion with Labour into active support for the Tories'
Monday 04 October 2004
Thursday 10 June 2004
Scott Drummond sets out at Gleneagles today to show he can handle his new-found celebrity status.
Thursday 27 May 2004
The best player in the world will tee off in the Volvo PGA Championship on the West Course here today. Before there is a stampede to see Tiger Woods in action, it should be pointed out that in the opinion of Ernie Els the "unofficial world No1" is Vijay Singh.
Tuesday 25 May 2004
When's it going?
Sunday 16 May 2004
Tuesday 04 May 2004
Wednesday 28 April 2004
When she smiles, even Mr Colgate cannot compete and in the southern French sunshine of Hyères, Shirley Robertson was flashing one of her finest.
Wednesday 18 February 2004
Thursday 12 February 2004
Saturday 10 January 2004
Saturday 15 November 2003
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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- 3 Professional big game hunter Ian Gibson crushed to death by elephant during hunt
- 4 Farmer told to tear down mock-Tudor castle after hiding construction behind hay bales