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January 8, 2019 10:35 AM '20 Chelsea fans' sought after racial abuse and sexual assaults on train

Police say a group of 20 people shouted racist abuse and sexually assaulted women on a train in December. British Transport Police are looking for as many as 20 football fans who boarded the 6.22pm Great Western Railway service from London Paddington to Worcester on 22 December. They chanted "racially abusive comments in front of families and children" 117

January 1, 2019 5:39 PM Arsenal balls: the Aaron Ramsey myth

Like cocktails, ITV dramas and Disney World, Aaron Ramsey gets a lot of hype but delivers little. The Mirror hails Ramsey as “one of Europe’s top goal-scoring midfielders”. Utter tosh. Last season Ramsey scored 7 Premier League goals – the same number as: Abdoulaye Doucoure (Watford), Pascal Groß (Brighton) and Marcos Alonso (Chelsea). In season 2016-17, Ramsey 69

December 18, 2018 2:15 PM National Action trial: Members of neo-Nazi group jailed

A neo-Nazi couple who named their baby after Adolf Hitler and were convicted of being members of a banned terrorist group have been jailed. Adam Thomas, 22, and Claudia Patatas, 38, from Banbury, were part of National Action and had "a long history of violent racist beliefs", a judge said. Birmingham Crown Court heard the couple gave their child the middle 75

December 11, 2018 2:19 PM Ex-England star Paul Gascoigne pleads not guilty to sexual assault

Gascoigne has protested his innocence on Twitter, saying he had stepped in to comfort a woman who had been called a "fat cow". The former England footballer was arrested at Durham station on 20 August and charged last month. The alleged incident was said to have involved him kissing a woman over the age of 16. Gascoigne protested his innocence on Twitter 39

December 6, 2018 2:13 PM Leicester City helicopter crash: Investigators reveal cause of disaster that killed five

THE helicopter crash which killed the owner of Leicester City Football Club Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others was caused by a pin that came loose in the tail rotor control mechanism. A report from the Air Accidents Investigation Branch revealed the pin had become disconnected, causing huge instability in the helicopter and causing the pilot to lose control 45

November 30, 2018 9:40 PM Man City, Chelsea and more Premier League clubs trolled for LGBT support

Premier League football clubs—including Manchester City, Chelsea, and Arsenal—have faced online homophobic abuse for showing support for Stonewall’s pro-LGBT+ Rainbow Laces campaign on social media. Some 16 out of the 20 Premier League clubs—also including Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City—backed LGBT+ equality in football by posting rainbow-themed 54

November 23, 2018 1:29 PM Poorly labrador Buck eats meals from high chair

A dog with a rare medical condition has been given a chair to help him eat. Buck, a 17-month-old labrador, has a rare condition called megaesophagus which means he cannot eat food without vomiting it back up unless he is held in an upright position. He is half the size of a normal labrador and needs to eat to help fight the condition 37

November 22, 2018 1:08 AM Female bricklayer: ‘Get your hat on, girls and get out there’

An apprentice who became a construction firm's first female bricklayer has said she plans to open her own women-friendly building firm. Katie Smith, 29, who became the first female tradesperson at Jelson Homes in its 127-year history, won the Prince's Trust Young Achiever of the Year prize earlier this year. The Leicester bricklayer, who has been diagnosed 44

November 20, 2018 10:00 AM Introducing Our MTV PUSH: Ones To Watch 2019 Shortlist…

Yep, it's already about that time for us to look ahead to the next 12 months and let you know which music acts we think you need to keep your eye on. Today we reveal our MTV PUSH: Ones To Watch 2019 shortlist (formerly known as MTV Brand New) where we throw our support behind 10 artists making some serious noise. Last year Mabel was crowned MTV’s Brand 262

November 19, 2018 12:19 PM Paul Gascoigne charged with sexual assault after incident on train

The former Newcastle United player, known as Gazza,, was arrested after travelling from York to Durham on 20 August. British Transport Police said the alleged assault took place on a journey from York to Durham on 20 August. Police have confirmed he has been charged with one count of sexual assault by touching. A spokeswoman for the force said: "A man is due to appear 52