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Thousands of tennis fans have begun pouring through the gates at Wimbledon as it returns at full capacity for the first time in three years. The Met Office has warned the expected 42,000 supporters to brace for rain showers over SW19 in the early afternoon – just as the first Centre Court games are set […]

Formula One says it is “racing towards” its target of making the sport net-zero carbon by 2030 following the announcement of new branding to promote the environmental drive from the British Grand Prix onwards. It was announced in 2019 that F1 was aiming for net-zero as efforts to improve sustainability were ramped up. That also […]

A major clean-up operation has begun at Glastonbury to return the site from a pop-up city of 200,000 people to a Somerset dairy farm. Volunteers began shifting rubbish strewn across the 800-acre site as revellers began to make their way home following headline performances by Billie Eilish, Sir Paul McCartney and Kendrick Lamar. They began […]

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech is to leave his role as technical and performance advisor following the arrival of new owners at the club. Cech spent 11 seasons as a player at Stamford Bridge before returning after a spell at Arsenal to take up his current role in 2019. There have been a number of […]

Some of this year’s highlights included headline sets from Sir Paul McCartney and Billie Eilish The clean-up operation of Glastonbury Festival will now begin following a dramatic closing headline set by Kendrick Lamar. For the last five days, Worthy Farm in Somerset has homed more than 200,000 people and hosted a number of performances for […]

Patients are to be given the option of being treated more quickly at hospitals in different parts of the country NHS England is set to “virtually eliminate” the list of those who have waited more than two years for treatment, the chief executive has said, as patients are given the option to be treated more […]

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Emma Raducanu and Sir Andy Murray are among the world tennis stars set to be in action Wimbledon kicks off on Monday with full-capacity crowds descending on the grand slam tournament in south-west London for the first time in three years. The 2022 championship marks the first time the grounds will […]

Volodymyr Zelensky will urge them to do more to support his nation’s fight against Russia Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelensky will urge leaders of some of the world’s richest countries to do more to support his nation’s fight against Russia. Mr Zelensky will address Boris Johnson, Joe Biden and other G7 leaders by video link from […]

Emergency services were called to a house in the Kingstanding area just after 8.30pm on Sunday night A man is in a life-threatening condition and a house has been destroyed after a gas explosion in Birmingham. West Midlands Police said they were called just after 8.30pm on Sunday to the incident on Dulwich Road in […]

The 42 year old was arrested shortly after two people were killed and more than 20 were injured The suspect in a mass shooting during an LGBTQ festival in Norway has refused to explain his actions to investigators and will remain in pre-trial custody for the next four weeks, police and his defence lawyer said. […]

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