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January 15, 2019 5:13 PM Boreham Wood FC's 'weird' 1,400-word Brexit post

A football club's decision to post a 1,400-word article about Brexit has been called "weird", "embarrassing" and "slightly random". Non-league side Boreham Wood posted an article entitled "MPs do your duty" on its website on Tuesday ahead of a Parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal. However, others were in favour, and one said they "now support Boreham 399

January 5, 2019 7:58 PM Liverpool 'lacked class' in Nathaniel Clyne move

Liverpool have been accused of showing "a lack of class" over defender Nathaniel Clyne's move to Bournemouth by Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock. Clyne, 27, made his professional debut in 2008 under then Crystal Palace boss Warnock, who had expected him to join Cardiff this month. "I was disappointed with Nathaniel Clyne, having known the player and giving 66

December 31, 2018 7:33 PM New Year celebrations: UK gets ready to welcome 2019

The UK is gearing up to welcome in the New Year as the countdown to 2019 begins. Fireworks will be going off on the stroke of midnight across the land as thousands celebrate. In London, Big Ben will spring back into action with its customary bongs to mark the moment, as 100,000 people are expected on the banks of the Thames. In Edinburgh, Franz Ferdinand 78

December 19, 2018 6:48 AM Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Man Utd to confirm interim manager after website post

Manchester United are expected to appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as interim manager on Wednesday. The Premier League club appeared to make the announcement by mistake on their website on Tuesday evening, but the page was later deleted. Solskjaer, 45, scored 126 goals for United in 11 seasons at Old Trafford. The former Norway international will succeed 75

December 17, 2018 5:13 PM Cardiff centre EVACUATED: Police respond as ‘threats made to people in city centre hotel’

POLICE have evacuated one of Cardiff's busiest shopping streets after "threats have been made to people" in an hotel in the city centre. Chaos erupted in the city centre of Cardiff as Christmas shopper were urged to leave St Mary Street while police were responding to an ongoing incident. South Wales Police have cordoned off part of the street, from House 57

December 16, 2018 2:42 PM Geraint Thomas's stolen Tour de France trophy replaced

Geraint Thomas has received a new Tour de France trophy after his original was stolen from a cycling show. The Coupe Omnisports disappeared after Team Sky, whom Thomas rides for, loaned it to sponsor Pinarello to display at The Cycle Show in Birmingham. Police are investigating the theft, which came two months after Thomas won the famous race. The Cardiff 40

December 9, 2018 5:55 PM Maro Itoje: England lock to miss 'four to eight weeks' with knee injury

England lock Maro Itoje is set to miss "four to eight weeks" with his knee injury - but is expected to be fit for the start of the Six Nations. The Saracens player, 24, chipped a bone in his knee on England duty but played all four autumn internationals. Saracens boss Mark McCall said there were no complaints about the way Itoje was handled by England 33

December 7, 2018 12:21 PM Langdon Doidge died after Ribena and pipe cleaner mix-up

A man died after swallowing a glass of pipe cleaning fluid that he mistook for Ribena after a night out drinking. Langdon Doidge, 59, began vomiting blood and called 999 after drinking the beer line cleaner, which he kept in the fridge at his Cardiff Bay flat. The purple liquid was in a Robinson's squash bottle next to the Ribena, coroner Sarah Richards 48

December 6, 2018 11:41 AM Spurs balls: falling crowds should worry club

As Spurs continue to build their new municipal stadium, news is that the Premier League’s highest-placed London club’s victory over Southampton was watched by 33,012. Mauricio Pochettino, the Spurs manager, says: “We cannot ask more of our fans.” Not the ones that turn up, no. But surely the relatively small crowd in a cavernous Wembley Stadium is a worry 47

November 26, 2018 1:25 PM Alarm clock sparks Springbok rugby team hotel bomb scare

A South African rugby player's ticking alarm clock caused a bomb scare that led to the team hotel being evacuated. Police were called to The Hilton in Cardiff after reports of a suspicious item in a laundry bag. The evacuation took place on Friday afternoon - while the team was at the Principality Stadium preparing for Saturday's test match. South Wales 48