Here is the latest in our series reflecting on the Brexit process with regular BrexitCentral authors and and others who have played an important role in our journey out of the European Union. Here are the answers to our questions from former Conservative MP Stewart Jackson, who served as David Davis’s Chief of Staff while […]
Here is the latest in our series reflecting on the Brexit process with regular BrexitCentral authors and and others who have played an important role in our journey out of the European Union. Here are the answers to our questions from former Conservative MEP Rupert Matthews. BC: When did you first come to the view […]
Optimism abounds as people return to work. Millions of people have new-found enthusiasm, energy and hope, akin to a delicious cake baked with the trusty ingredients of political stability and economic potential. What a difference a few months can do for a major nation’s fortunes. It’s worth reflecting on and correcting some misleading impressions of […]
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Ross Barkley has promised to learn from the off-field mistakes he’s made. The Chelsea midfielder admitted getting caught photographed in unsavoury situations has been a ‘big lesson’. Barkley made his first appearance in three months on Sunday, as the Blues advanced to the FA Cup fourth round with a 2-0 win against Nottingham Forest. It’s […]
Team Penske has made changes atop the pit box for all three of its NASCAR Cup Series operations.Paul Wolfe, who has served as crew chief for Brad Keselowski since 2011, will shift to the No. 22 team of Joey Logano. Wolfe and Keselowski won the 2012 Cup…
Arsenal booked their place in the FA Cup fourth round with a hard-fought win against Leeds United at the Emirates. The Championship high-flyers squandered several golden opportunities in an impressive first-half showing, and they were made to pay for that after the interval. Gunners youngster Reiss Nelson was the match winner for Mikel Arteta’s men, […]
There are currently 40 cars entered for the Intercontinental GT Challenge opener, with the potential for more to be added ahead of action kicking off on January 31.The 40-car field already includes 34 Class A entries, an event-high since GT3 regulation…
Alonso had been enjoying a “just perfect” run until that point of the stage, but admits he was blinded by dust from two competitors ahead when he “hit a hole”. The impact tore off the left-front wheel, which the duo managed to repair on the spot, but l…
The Spinning Around hitmaker, her sister Dannii and other members of the Minogue family have banded together to donate to relief efforts.
Porsche teammates Earl Bamber/Laurens Vanthoor and Patrick Pilet/Nick Tandy finished 1-2 in last year’s IMSA GT Le Mans championship, with Makowiecki teaming with the latter pairing in the three longest races, assisting them to victory in the 12 Hours …
I have been a supporter of the Good Friday Agreement since its inception. I believe many of the mechanisms contained therein are sensible and necessary to manage the divided society we live in, and I accepted the principle of consent as a reasonable compromise in pursuit of a peaceful and democratic society. Nonetheless, while I have been a fierce advocate of the Agreement, I certainly won’t dismiss every criticism levelled at it. Mandatory coalition, for example, has led to a … Read more
Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie has been slapped with a two-match ban after being found guilty of grabbing Rangers forward Alfredo Morelos by the genitals. Christie escaped with only a free-kick against him after grabbing the Colombian in the groin area with his hand during Rangers’ 2-1 win at Celtic Park on December 29. But he […]
Two of the UK’s leading chart stars are battling for the Number 1 album this week.
Manchester rivals United and City go head-to-head in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup tonight as they look to take a huge step closer towards claiming this season’s first piece of silverware. City have dominated the competition in recent years, winning it in four of the past six seasons. They beat Chelsea on penalties last […]
The 39-year-old singer married the former Westlife member in 2002 and they had two daughters, Molly, 18, and 16-year-old Lilly-Sue, before splitting in 2004 and eventually divorcing in 2006.
Arsenal will begin their pursuit of another FA Cup trophy when they host Championship high-flyers Leeds tonight. The Gunners have won the historic competition a record 13 times, claiming glory in three of the last six seasons. The north Londoners have endured a torrid campaign so far but are looking to hit back now under […]
Tottenham say the Metropolitan Police has been unable to find any evidence to corroborate or contradict Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger’s claim of racism. An ‘extensive’ investigation, using CCTV and lip readers, was launched after Rudiger complained of being subjected to monkey chants in his side’s 2-0 win at Spurs on December 22. However, the Met […]
Owen Farrell has irked supporters and critics alike once again for his apparent use of a shoulder during Saracens’ win over Worcester Warriors on Saturday. The defending Gallagher Premiership champions bounced back from their defeat at Exeter to claim a precious bonus-point victory in their pursuit of Gallagher Premiership survival after dismantling Worcester 62-5. Rooted […]
Conor McGregor has returned to his roots for his upcoming welterweight bout with UFC legend Donald Cerrone on January 18. ‘The Notorious’ will make his eagerly-awaited return to the octagon at the T-Mobile Arena when he takes on the American in the first of what he hopes will be three bouts in 2020. Since his […]
England require eight wickets on the final day of the second Test in Cape Town after being frustrated by South Africa’s top order on day four. Dom Sibley’s maiden Test century – the first England opener to do so at Newlands since Jack Hobbs in 1910 – as well as an impressive 72 from Ben […]
Whilst today’s Downing Street press briefing consisted mostly of questions over Iran, one brave hack decided to break away and ask whether Number 10 was going to support Brexiteer MPs’ Brexit Bill amendment for Big Ben to bong at 11pm on the 31st to symbolise finally Brexiting. The PM’s spokesperson not only didn’t deny supporting […]
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Organisers of the BDO Darts World Championship have come under intense scrutiny after television cameras revealed how few spectators even bothered to attend on Sunday night. After 33 years at the spiritual home of Lakeside, the BDO decided to relocate the annual tournament to the Indigo Arena at the O2 in Greenwich in an attempt […]
Defending champion Al-Attiyah entered the 2020 edition of the event as the favourite for the win, but sits third in the general classification after Monday’s Al Wajh – Neom test, 6m07s down on leader Orlando Terranova (Mini).The Qatari driver suffered …
The Carabao Cup final is nearly upon us as the remaining teams looks to pick up this season’s first piece of silverware. Reigning champions Manchester City are chasing their third straight triumph, but must first negotiate their way past arch-rivals Manchester United. Meanwhile, the other semi-final will see a battle in the midlands as Leicester […]
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has admitted the Carabao Cup is not a competition high on his list of priorities as his side take on local rivals Manchester United in the semi-finals. City head to Old Trafford for the first leg of the last-four encounter on Tuesday night, bidding to win the competition for a […]
The two-time Formula 1 world champion lost over two hours after damaging his Toyota Hilux’s suspension following an accident some 160km into the stage.Alonso and co-driver Marc Coma repaired the damage themselves and managed to cross the finish line 2h…
David Haye has admitted he knew he was finished as a professional boxer within the first minute of his rematch with Tony Bellew. The former two-weight world champion left the squared circle in 2013 after a glittering career saw him take on some of the biggest names at cruiserweight and heavyweight. But he was tempted […]
Angela Rayner has given some insight to the situation of her flatmate, and much-touted continuity Corbyn favourite, Rebecca Long-Bailey. Despite being the subject of fevered speculation, and attracting the coveted backing of Labour left intellectual powerhouse Richard Burgon, Long-Bailey has yet to decide to stand. Rayner told Sky News this afternoon that “If [Long Bailey] […]
Not all heroes wear capes, but one does come with a thick Bristolian accent and a heart of gold, as talkSPORT discovered on Monday morning. As everybody returned to work after a festive Christmas break, Billericay Town manager Jamie O’Hara issued a desperate plea to any available goalkeepers out there to solve his injury crisis. […]