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December 23, 2018 7:15 PM Glasgow plans remortgaging of iconic buildings to pay for equal pay claim

SOME of Scotland’s best-known landmarks could be remortgaged to pay a £500million council equal pay bill, it has emerged. One of the contenders is the Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, otherwise known as the Emirates Arena, which was built for the 2014 Commonwealth Games. The Tollcross International Swimming Centre, which also hosted 2014 events 25

November 20, 2018 3:21 PM The Final Trailer For Aquaman Has Dropped & Jason Momoa Is Finally Wearing THAT Iconic Superhero Suit

The new trailer gives us a look at the young Aquaman’s childhood on dry land, before showing his training to shape up as the future King of Atlantis. Lesson one? Swimming, with Willem Dafoe’s Vulko. His secret? “Forget all the teachings of the surface world and go deeper.” Easy! it certainly looks like Atlantis is going to be quite the spectacle, a startling 56

November 20, 2018 11:42 AM Chloe Ferry Proves She Doesn't Use Photoshop With This Video

Geordie Shore lass Chloe Ferry has shut down the trolls who have been accusing her of using photoshop on her recent holiday pictures. The lass recently travelled to Dubai with Sam Gowland, and she's been serving us bikini goals left right and centre. But it looks like a few people thought she looked just a tad too good to be true, as they accused her of altering 26

November 4, 2018 10:15 AM Ross Edgley sets record for round Great Britain swim

An adventurer from Grantham has become the first person to swim 1,780-miles around Great Britain. Ross Edgley, 33, was joined by 300 swimmers for the last mile before he arrived in Margate at about 09:00 GMT. Edgley left the Kent town on 1 June, and has not set foot on land since, swimming for up to 12 hours a day and eating more than 500 bananas 26

October 21, 2018 4:56 PM Convoy of migrants swim across river from Guatemala to continue journey towards US

A convoy of people continues to march through Mexico shouting slogans like "yes, we could" despite police efforts to stop them. The convoy of migrants gave up trying to enter Mexico legally because the asylum application process was too slow and circumvented police at a border bridge. They swam and rafted across the river from Guatemala before deciding 32

October 14, 2018 10:03 AM Ironman World Championship: Lucy Charles second behind Daniela Ryf

Britain's Lucy Charles took silver in the Ironman World Championship behind Daniela Ryf who won despite being stung by a jellyfish just before the start. The 31-year-old Swiss said the pain was so bad that she considered pulling out of the race in Kona, Hawaii. After the swimming section, she was nine minutes off the lead but fought back to win in record 21

October 6, 2018 4:52 AM Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu warned he will be FORCED to FLEE in sea in latest Iran threat

IRAN has launched a devastating threat to Israel, with a message directed to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to “practice swimming in the Mediterranean”. Tensions have been high between Iran and Israel, and those tensions worsened last week at the UN General Assembly meeting, with the two countries exchanging barbs over Syria and Iran's alleged 21

October 2, 2018 12:53 AM Ron Casey dead: Controversial journalist and broadcaster dies aged 89

RON CASEY, best known for his work on Channel Nine’s Wide World of Sports, has passed away at the age of 89. TV broadcaster Ron Casey died aged 89 at Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital on Tuesday, it has been reported. Ron, who was well-known for his appearances on Nine’s Wide World of Sports, had worked on the Seven and Ten network. He also hosted 19

September 25, 2018 6:08 PM Thailand: UK millionaire and wife found murdered

The bodies of a UK millionaire and his Thai wife have been found in northern Thailand nearly a week after what police suspect was a contract killing. The bodies of Alan Hogg, 64, and Nod Suddaen, 64, were discovered buried on their property in Phrae province. Police say Mr Hogg, who was from Edinburgh, was shot dead, while his wife was killed with a hammer 20

September 20, 2018 1:25 PM Two shark attacks in Australia in ONE DAY at tourist hotspot

SHARKS mauled two victims in two separate attacks within 24 hours in Australia leaving a woman fighting for her life and a girl in a serious condition. The woman, a 46-year-old tourist, remains in a critical condition after a shark bit her upper thigh while swimming in Cid harbour on Whitsunday Island off Queensland. She had been on a yacht before she was bitten 22