April 14, 2020

Sports: On this day… April 15

SOCCER - Arsenal's David Platt clears the ball in acrobatic fashion during a 0-0 draw against bitter north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
April 14, 2020

France considering Ligue 1 restart in June: L’Equipe

France is considering restarting Ligue 1 on June 3 or June 17, with the latter date more likely, sports daily L'Equipe https://www.lequipe.fr/Football/Article/La-lfp-travaille-sur-deux-calendriers-pour-la-reprise-de-la-saison-2019-2020-en-ligue-1/11270...
April 14, 2020

Dr Hilary claims COVID19 face masks could do more harm than good

"Most masks have gaps in them through which the virus can drive a bus through. The virus size is 1/10,000th of a millimetre."
April 14, 2020

Mum of Britain’s biggest family gives birth to child number 22

The Radford family broke the news of their latest arrival on their social media
April 14, 2020

Latest on when UK lockdown will be lifted

The lockdown was set to be reviewed on Monday after three weeks of tough regulations
April 14, 2020

Heathrow passenger demand to fall more than 90% in April

Heathrow expects passenger demand to fall by more than 90% this month compared to a year ago after lockdown restrictions were imposed.
April 14, 2020

Hundreds of people fined for unnecessary Easter travel

Police even fined a family for going on a Devon 'holiday' after the Government asked the UK to stay in over Easter weekend
April 14, 2020

Barcelona announce board changes after resignations

Barcelona have moved to restructure their board after six directors resigned last week in protest at the way the club is being run, the Spanish side have said.
April 14, 2020

3,000 firefighters are self-isolating because of coronavirus

Some 999 control rooms have lost almost 16 per cent of their staff
April 14, 2020

Border can’t imagine T20 World Cup without fans

Former Australia captain Allan Border said on Tuesday he cannot even imagine the prospect of hosting this year's Twenty20 World Cup at empty stadiums due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 14, 2020

Lyon backs Paine to continue as Australia captain

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon says Tim Paine has been "absolutely incredible" since taking over as test captain during turbulent times and expects the wicketkeeper to continue in the role for the foreseeable future.
April 14, 2020

‘Triple lock’ should be scrapped to spread crisis burden, says think-tank

The "triple-lock" guaranteeing generous rises in state pensions should be scrapped so the economic burden of the coronavirus crisis is spread fairly, a think-tank has said.