Tuesday, August 20, 2019
A former Royal Marine who lost his leg in an accident has completed the fastest unsupported solo row across the Atlantic. Lee Spencer finished the crossing from mainland Europe to South America in 60 days breaking the able-bodied record for crossing by 36 days. Mr Spencer, 49, from Horrabridge, Devon, said he wanted...
MANCHESTER UNITED legend Rio Ferdinand admitted he was left disappointed the club didn’t sign midfielder Bruno Fernandes this summer. In many media outlets it was reported that it was practically a done deal to bring the 24-year-old in from Sporting Lisbon. Bruno Fernandes starred in Portugal last season – but...
HARRY WINKS sat out Tottenham Hotspur’s match with Huddersfield Town on Saturday as the club’s injury woes deepened. A groin injury cropped up in the build-up to the clash in North London with two academy players brought onto the bench to fill the large gaps in Mauricio Pochettino’s squad. The...
A CANDLELIGHT vigil will be held for a teen on what would have been his 15th birthday after the boy and his younger brother were allegedly murdered at their family home. Blake, 14, and Tristan Barrass, 13, were found at the Sheffield home last week – with their mother...
AMIR KHAN is back –  and he’s facing a monumental test against Terence Crawford at Madison Square Garden. Having spurned advances from Kell Brook, Khan heads to New York as an 8/1 outsider as he looks to win a first world title since 2012.
TECH fans have just been given the perfect chance to stock up on their favourite brands in a flash sale by eBay. From 10am this morning, the online auction site is letting shoppers pick up smartphones, tablets as well as video games and consoles at a 15 per cent...
TODAY IS the day Adam Walker has been waiting for – he is no longer a rugby league player serving a drugs ban. And he admits he is coming back at a new club with a new attitude to the game and to life, as he is GLAD he...
THE destructive cyclone in Mozambique has already taken hundreds of lives, but how is it the dangerous weather system different to a hurricane? We explain what the difference is and why there is one. An aerial image of Cyclone Idai heading to MozambiqueAFP or licensors What is the difference between a...
For decades it has stupefied locals. One moment, they are out enjoying a walk. The next they are hurling themselves off a 50 foot bridge and plunging to their deaths on the jagged rocks in the gorge below. Now a pastor claims to have solved the mystery as to...
According to NK News, some citizens have decided to fast alcohol for the duration of Kim’s trip, in order to demonstrate their loyalty.  Reuters reported that Kim Jong Un’s long trip to Vietnam for a second summit with Donald Trump, the US president is causing sleepless nights back home.  “Three...