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Paralympian David Smith opens up about his cancer battle

David Smith, second from left, won gold at London 2012 Paralympian David Smith has revealed he faces losing his life if he chooses not to have a tumour removed that is crushing his spinal cord….

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Fraud warning issued to former clients of steel pensions adviser

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCA says a “third party” may have shared information about Active Wealth’s former clients Fraudsters pretending to be from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have targeted steelworkers who…



Listen to Marvin Sordell’s poem about his depression

Burton Albion footballer Marvin Sordell turned to writing and poetry to cope with depression. Sordell believes depression is widespread in football and more needs to be done to help players. READ MORE: Clubs need to…


Russian Cheryshev cleared of doping

Cheryshev has spent his entire senior career in Spain, playing for Real Madrid, Sevilla, Villarreal and Valencia Russia midfielder Denis Cheryshev has been cleared of a doping violation after anti-doping authorities found no “signs of…


Lee Rigby: Charity fundraiser Gary Gardner guilty of two fraud charges

Image copyright PA Image caption Gary Gardner was accused of using some of the money raised to release a “flop” charity song A fundraiser has been convicted of two counts of fraud after pocketing cash…


Family racks up £21k medical bill on ‘holiday from hell’

Image copyright SWNS Image caption Dominic Pitter (right), daughter Amelia (left) and Mr Pitter’s father all fell seriously ill in Jamaica A family’s dream holiday turned into their “worst nightmare” when three of them fell…


Serena Williams & Billie-Jean King’s tennis sexism claims dismissed by Jamie Murray

Listen to Serena Williams’ on-court outburst Britain’s Jamie Murray has rejected claims of men being treated more leniently than women by umpires. Serena Williams was docked a game by Portuguese official Carlos Ramos for verbal…


Could Edinburgh be the next European city to charge a tourist tax?

Image caption Edinburgh gets crowded when the festivals are on Edinburgh Council has been pushing for a tourist tax in Scotland, saying a £1 a night bed charge could generate £11m a year for the…


Shanghai Masters: Mark Williams beaten by Barry Hawkins in last eight

Mark Williams has won three snooker World Championship titles World champion Mark Williams lost 6-4 to Barry Hawkins in the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters. Williams could not follow up his China Open success in…


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