August 22, 2019

Golf – Thomas shares Tour Championship lead despite low-key start

Justin Thomas missed two short putts in a mediocre even-par 70 on the first day at the Tour Championship on Thursday but ended the round tied for the lead with fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele.
August 22, 2019

Parkinson’s disease warning: The unusual sign in your nose that could be a warning

PARKINSON’S disease is a long-term degenerative disorder of the central nervous system. One often overlooked symptom is hidden in a person’s nose. Do you have this nose symptom?
August 22, 2019

August bank holiday traffic – Roads to avoid and the worst times to travel

TRAFFIC over the August bank holiday weekend is expected to be busy. Here are the roads to avoid and the worst times to travel.
August 22, 2019

Artist David Noonan weaves ambiguity into his latest tapestries

A new exhibition expands on an ongoing fascination with physical transformation.
August 22, 2019

In the shocking suburban silence, a local library changed everything

Away from the inner city, a writer embraced the noise of her new community.
August 22, 2019

Guitar hero Steve Hackett looks back fondly on the era of the album

He is the guy from Genesis the spotlight missed but his 2020 tour will show it’s done his music no harm.
August 22, 2019

Channels Festival explores the lingering dilemmas of video art

Some of the earliest forays into the ephemeral artform will be resurrected during the biennial event.
August 22, 2019

Betty and Buzz, two pioneering women, meet at last in The Other Place

On opposite sides of the world, mavericks Buzz Goodbody and Betty Burstall changed theatre forever.
August 22, 2019

Cricket – Rain helps Windies restrict India to 203 for six on opening day

Ajinkya Rahane made 81 as India advanced to 203 for the loss of six wickets at stumps on a rain-affected opening day of the first test against West Indies in North Sound, Antigua on Thursday.
August 22, 2019

EU ‘considers €100bn tech fund to fight US and China rivals’

The EU is reportedly weighing plans for a €100bn (£90bn) fund that it hopes will fuel promising European technology companies and stave off competition from larger Chinese and US-based rivals such as Amazon and Alibaba.
August 22, 2019

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third test

Jofra Archer's first five-wicket haul in test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179.
August 22, 2019

Warner hails ‘world-class’ Archer

Australia batsman David Warner described England fast bowler Jofra Archer as "world class" after he picked up his first five-wicket haul in test cricket to help dismiss the touring side for 179 in the third Ashes test on Thursday.