October 2018

Wrong-name Cambridge Half Marathon winner can re-apply

Image copyright Jack Gray Image caption Jack Gray said he knew of others who had swapped places, but thinks he was singled out because he won A half marathon winner, who was then disqualified, has…


Lauren Williams wins Taekwondo Manchester Grand Prix gold for Great Britain

Lauren Williams (left) defeated Croatian Matea Jelic 15-10 in the final Great Britain’s Lauren Williams won gold at the Taekwondo Grand Prix in Manchester on Friday. The Welsh fighter beat Croatia’s Matea Jelic by 15…

‘How could I find £3,000 to pay for my mum’s funeral?’

Image copyright Leyli Beheshty-Zadeh Image caption Leyli had to arrange her grandmother’s and her mother’s funerals within five months in 2016 2016 was a difficult year for Leyli Beheshty-Zadeh. Her grandmother’s death was followed closely…

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