Better Late Than Never

Vic Lennard | Posted 28.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Vic Lennard

On Saturday 9th September 2017, I was in America visiting my son and his wife. Being the 9/11 weekend, there were numerous commemorative 5k and 10k events including one in Bridgewater, New Jersey, the 9/11 Heroes Run for the Travis Manion Foundation. As this was only 20 miles from where I was staying I thought, "why not?"

Journalist's Notepad Sums Up Everyone's Shock As Runner Wins Unexpected Olympic Gold

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.08.2016 | UK

A journalist’s ecstatic notes have summed up the moment US runner Matt Centrowitz pulled off a shock victory in the Olympics last night. Reporter Ch...

Squadron Leader Les Munro and His Extraordinary Gift

Group Captain Mike Neville | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK
Group Captain Mike Neville

In an incredible act of generosity the last surviving Dambuster pilot, Squadron Leader Les Munro, has decided to auction his medals in tribute to the ...

These War Medals Were Left At The Cenotaph - Help Us Find Who They Belong To

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK

A search is underway to identify the owner of these war medals, which were found close to London’s Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday. A photograph ...

LOOK: Commonwealth Games Medals Unveiled

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

The medals which will be awarded to athletes at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games have been revealed to the public for the first time. They were ...

The Five Sexiest Uniforms at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Liz Marie | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

What ever am I going to do with my nights now that I won't be swooning over the talented Olympic athletes looking ever so dashing (AKA sexy) in their uniforms. I've said it before, and I'll say it again: There is just something so attractive about an athlete in an Olympic uniform.

The Bravery and Devotion of Our Animal Friends

Elaine Pendlebury | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Elaine Pendlebury

The PDSA Dickin Medal contains the words 'We also serve' and these emotional words always remind me that these animals have performed supreme acts of gallantry to protect lives. This latest recipient is Theo, a British Arms and Explosives Search Dog who died just hours after his handler was killed in Afghanistan in 2011.


Matthew Seed | Posted 15.10.2012 | Home
Matthew Seed

The world's athletes and dignatories, the volunteers and media have all gone home.

Bronze Is The New Silver! Team GB Men's Gymnasts Win Medal

PA | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Sport

A nailbiting last minute challenge from the Japanese gymnasts saw Team GB male gymnasts downgraded from SIlver to bronze - but still left the men's te...

London's Tryst With Olympics

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Sport
Preetam Kaushik

London is a great tourist destination and the Olympics have always added that extra appeal, for it highlights human skill and efforts. The spotlight is turned on London where the 2012 Olympics are being held. London promises to put on a great show.

London 2012: Olympics Committee bans Little Chef Olympic Breakfast

Mark J Daniels | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Sport
Mark J Daniels

The pub industry is rapidly gearing up for the next big event that we hope we can use to salvage our increasingly torrid 2012 trade: the Olympics.