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Milton Keynes wins European City of Sport title
…Milton Keynes has won its bid to be a named as a European City of Sport… for 2020. It was awarded by the European Cities and Capitals of Sport Federation (ACES… Europe) which champions using sport to improve people's quality of life. A year…


Walking cricket player, 92, on his love for the sport
…A 92-year-old walking cricket player has spoken out about his love for the game. Eric Styring Wood started playing cricket in the Army in Egypt and said he was "always the last man to bat." He said: "I get a lot of fun [playing cricket]…


Rangers face major bill after Sports Direct court defeat
…Rangers could be forced to pay millions of pounds to Sports Direct following…/Hummel. Rangers terminated a merchandise agreement with Sports Direct last year… said Sports Direct was to be given the chance to compete with new offers…


Cannock sports clubs' future unclear as home goes on sale
… the hammer on Wednesday as the body that runs it has gone into receivership. Sport… Cricket & Hockey Club and it is that body, not the individual sports clubs, which has… a buyer may not want to keep it as a sporting site. "The fear is... we just don't know…


Lincolnshire breaking news: Latest updates
…Lincolnshire heritage building changes approved. Bogus 'air pollution' signs appear in Lincoln. Round-the-clock ambition for air ambulance. Swap shop: Lincoln city centre stores switch places. Live updates on Tuesday 23 July 2019…


Making sport more inclusive for people with dwarfism
…A charity is working to make sport more inclusive for people with dwarfism…. The Dwarf Sports Association (DSA) says the condition can make it difficult to take part… in some sporting activities, making people feel excluded and isolated. The group…


BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories
…Paraglider death off Devon coast. A38 gas pipe repairs cause five miles of congestion. Dog dies after falling down Cornwall blowhole. MP Pollard in Commons debate on releasing child abuser George. Devon towns road-test 20mph limits…


Swimrun: How drunken bet became worldwide sport
… and swim between islands. Since then it's become a serious sport, with more than 500… and podcaster Dr Rangan Chatterjee taking his first steps in the sport. Video Journalist…


Channel Islands Live: 23 July
…Man seriously inured in motorcycle collision. Jersey States 'to save £100m by 2023'. Call to improve Alderney's airlinks. Updates on Tuesday 22 July 2019…


Australia celebrates 'greatest day' in women's sport
sporting history. Australians woke up on Monday to a cascade of achievements from… Australian Broadcasting Corp sports journalist Catherine Murphy. "It has just been… that this "HAS to be the greatest day in Aus women's sport". Elsewhere online, local…