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January 11, 2018 5:51 PM 'Dancing On Ice' Commentator Matt Chapman Exits After Just One Week, Following Viewer Backlash

His debut was not a hit with fans of the ITV skating show. A ‘Dancing On Ice’ spokesperson told HuffPost UK: “We can confirm that Matt Chapman has left the show, and wish him all the very best and look forward to him reporting at ITV Racing at Warwick this weekend.” Speaking to The Sun, Matt claimed it was his decision to walk (or should that be skate 7

January 9, 2018 10:18 AM Ex-BHS boss Dominic Chappell 'ignored pensions watchdog over doomed schemes'

FORMER BHS owner Dominic Chappell ignored "numerous reminders" seeking information about the store giant's pension schemes after its collapse two years ago with the loss of 11,000 jobs, a court heard yesterday. Prosecutor Alex Stein told Brighton magistrates the Pensions Regulator repeatedly contacted ex-bankrupt and racing driver Chappell - who bought 7

January 5, 2018 10:46 AM Florence Pugh strips totally NAKED in raunchy sex scenes after being ‘told to be skinny'

FLORENCE PUGH set pulses racing in steamy sex scenes from Lady Macbeth after being told to slim down for acting roles. The 22-year-old brunette beauty bared all in the period drama, which garnered enough critical acclaim to earn her a nomination for the EE Rising Star gong at the BAFTA Awards next month. Her peachy behind took centre-stage in one gripping 27

January 2, 2018 6:00 AM Punter on a pilgrimage names York his 'king of racecourses'

A HORSE racing fan who has visited nearly all 60 British race tracks has described York’s as the “king of racecourses”. Steve Dunn, 62, has always wanted to visit all of Britain’s racecourses and he has so far travelled to 59 of them. But his ‘punter pilgrimage’ will soon be over after Betfred boss Fred Done heard Chelmsford is the last racecourse to be visited 6

December 30, 2017 12:41 AM Final few yachts sail to Syd-Hob finish

The two smallest yachts in the Sydney to Hobart field are among a handful tracking towards the finish line as a drama-packed race nears its close. As of 11am (AEDT) on Saturday eight boats remained at sea, with the majority of the 102 starting field already in Hobart. Father and son team Ted and Aiden Tooher's Cruising Yacht Club of Australia entry Chancellor 6

December 29, 2017 7:06 PM Jimmy Fortune and Paul Moloney recognised in the Stobart Lesters Awards for 2017

Two stalwarts of the weighing room who announced their retirement earlier this year have been recognised in the Stobart Lesters Awards for 2017, the awards voted for by members of the Professional Jockeys Association. Jimmy Fortune took the Flat Special Recognition Award with Paul Moloney receiving the Jumps version. Richard Johnson and Silvestre de Sousa 10

December 20, 2017 5:12 AM Racing museum launches live video feeds of foaling process

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in New York has launched a new video project aimed at attracting new fans to thoroughbred racing and offering enthusiasts a rare look behind the scenes. Foal Patrol is a collection of live web cameras with real-time streams of in-foal mares during their pregnancies. Five live feeds

December 16, 2017 4:03 PM Strictly Come Dancing’s Katya Jones stuns as she goes TOPLESS in seriously sexy throwback

STRICTLY COME DANCING professional Katya Jones certainly set pulses racing as she ditched her bikini top for a sizzling holiday snap. The Russian dancer left very little to the imagination as she soaked up the sun while taking a well-deserved vacation earlier this year. She teased a glimpse of her ample assets as she she slipped into red crochet bikini 7

December 13, 2017 5:03 PM Grand Tour hosts battle it out in epic race from New York to Niagara Falls

Richard Hammond does not let being a wheelchair stop him racing from New York to Niagara Falls in the next episode of The Grand Tour. The presenter injured his knee when he crashed in an electric supercar as he shot scenes for the programme in Switzerland in June. A sneak peek at the second instalment of series two shows Hammond hobbling on crutches 7

December 11, 2017 5:30 PM Jailed danger driver Tony Hamar had been racing a 4x4 before injuring Derek Conway on Plodder Lane, Farnworth

A DRIVER jailed for seriously injuring a taxi passenger in a crash had been racing another car, a court heard. Tony Hamar fled the scene of the crash at the junction of Plodder Lane and Harper Green Road, Farnworth and the next day tried to report his Vauxhall Astra as stolen. Bolton Crown Court heard how Derek Conway, a passenger in a Skoda taxi hit by Hamar’s 4