Northern cancels Sunday rail services again

Northern cancels Sunday rail services again 12 August 2018 Related TopicsEngland rail timetable disruption Image copyright PA Image caption Northern said about 5% of its Sunday services were affected Northern has cancelled about 80 rail services on Sunday for a second...

Wolves 2-2 Everton: Premier League new boys hit back to deny ten-man Toffees twice

drama Richarlison and Ruben Neves were the stars of a dramatic show at Molineux Wolves’ return to the Premier League began with a 2-2 draw as they twice battled back to earn a point against 10-man Everton at Molineux. Debutant Richarlison, Everton’s club-record...

Iceland and brewery link up to make beer using bread

What can you do with stale bread other than throw it in the bin? Easy... Make beer.That is what supermarket Iceland is doing with Newport-based brewery Tiny Rebel.Up to five tonnes of bread is being sent from Iceland over the next year and 200,000 bottles of beer will...

The performance chef who keeps athletes on their toes

The performance chef who keeps athletes on their toes By Magnus Bennett BBC Scotland News 12 August 2018 Image caption Rachel has been a private chef for 20 years For 20 years, Rachel Muse has been preparing meals for the rich and famous.As a private chef, she has...

Accusations of a biscuit tin mentality at Celtic Park do not stand up to scrutiny

Given that his observations came before the birth of social media, who knows how Mark Twain would have felt about the pace with which something with a loose connection to the truth can solidify into hard fact with one click of a keyboard.If a lie can travel halfway...

Cornwall hit by ‘tourist overcrowding’ amid UK heatwave

Cornwall hit by 'tourist overcrowding' amid UK heatwave 12 August 2018 Image caption Porthcurno beach and Kynance Cove in west Cornwall are no longer being promoted by Cornwall's tourist board Cornwall is "struggling to cope" with "unprecedented mass tourism" this...

Championship review: Leeds thrash Derby, West Brom earn dramatic victory over Norwich, Aston Villa score late winner, plus more

round-up Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds continue their early charge on an entertaining day in the Championship Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds laid another marker down at the start of the Championship season with an impressive victory over Derby. After beating Stoke in their opening...

Sports charity ‘on hold’ after sprinter’s drugs jailing

Sports charity 'on hold' after sprinter's drugs jailing By Chris Wood BBC News 12 August 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Marvin Bheka, a 60m and 100m runner, competed in the British Indoor Athletics Championship for Cardiff in 2015 A charity aimed at...

Roads closed for cycle race on last day of Glasgow 2018

Roads closed for cycle race on last day of Glasgow 2018 12 August 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Victor Campensaerts of Belgium won the Men's Road Cycling time trial event earlier this week A number of road closures will be in place across Glasgow on...

Accusations of a biscuit tin mentality at Celtic Park do not stand up to scrutiny

Given that his observations came before the birth of social media, who knows how Mark Twain would have felt about the pace with which something with a loose connection to the truth can solidify into hard fact with one click of a keyboard.If a lie can travel halfway...

Southampton vs Burnley: Kick-off time, TV channel and team news for St Marys clash

NEW SEASON After just avoiding the drop last season, the Saints will be hoping for a better campaign under Mark Hughes Southampton welcome Burnley to St Marys for their opening Premier League fixture. Whilst the Saints had a season to forget last term, the Clarets...

Omagh bombing: Families enduring anguish and how quest for justice still goes on

Omagh bombing: Families enduring anguish and how quest for justice still goes on BelfastTelegraph.co.uk This Wednesday, August 15, 20 years after the terrible Omagh bomb, I'll be at St George's School in Weybridge in Surrey for a service at the grave of James Barker....

Stormy week for Celtic ends in gloomy fashion as Hearts expose champions

A week may often be described as a long time in football, but for Celtic and their supporters, the past one must have seemed interminable. Disharmony reigns off the pitch, and yesterday, a team in disarray on it fell to defeat at Hearts through a stunning strike by...

Liverpool team news: Predicted line-up to face West Ham

Possible XI? Who will start for Jurgen Klopp's side in their opening Premier League game? Liverpool get their Premier League campaign underway against West Ham on Sunday. The Reds are considered by many to be Manchester City’s main title rivals this season, after a...

Hitting the right notes: Hymn writer Keith Getty on why it took him some time to woo wife Kristyn

Hitting the right notes: Hymn writer Keith Getty on why it took him some time to woo wife Kristyn BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Northern Ireland-born hymn writer and performer Keith Getty tells Stephanie Bell his wife was not impressed with him at first meeting and also...

Arsenal team news: Predicted line-up to face Manchester City

possible XI? Who will Unai Emery pick for his first Premier League match? Unai Emery has been handed the toughest possible start to life in the Premier League: Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City in front of the Emirates faithful. The new Gunners boss will be hoping Aaron...

Rescuers check old car wreckage in Llyn Brianne Reservoir

Rescuers check old car wreckage in Llyn Brianne Reservoir 11 August 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRescuers checked the vehicle to see if anyone was inside after receding water levels exposed the wreckage.Rescuers scrambled down the...

Organisers explain Newcastle Festival of Flight display cancellation

Organisers explain Newcastle Festival of Flight display cancellation BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Organisers of the Newcastle Festival of Flight said safety was paramount in explaining their decision to cancelled all air displays due to the poor weather conditions on...

Walsall Council leader apologises over traveller comments

Walsall Council leader apologises over traveller comments 11 August 2018 Image caption Mike Bird said travellers "run around on motorbikes shouting abuse" A council leader has apologised for saying travellers are a "lawless society" who "run around on motorbikes...

England vs India: Hosts in command as Chris Woakes and Jonny Bairstow turn the screw

on top England are in a fantastic position after the third day at Lord's Chris Woakes’ maiden Test century and record stand with Jonny Bairstow put England out of sight against India on day three of the second Specsavers Test at Lord’s. Woakes (120no), recalled after...

Man arrested after ‘serious incident’ at Hickory’s Smokehouse

Man arrested after 'serious incident' at Hickory's Smokehouse 11 August 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption Police arrested a 25-year-old man following a "serious incident" at Hickory's Smokehouse restaurant in Rhos-on-Sea A 25-year-old man has been arrested...

Northern Ireland nurse ‘lost everything’ after taking swine flu vaccine

Northern Ireland nurse 'lost everything' after taking swine flu vaccine BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A Co Antrim nurse has claimed she "lost everything" after being given a flu vaccine which is being linked to a global rise in narcolepsy....

Liverpool vs West Ham: Live talkSPORT commentary and team news for Premier League clash at Anfield

LISTEN LIVE Jurgen Klopp's side welcome the big-spending Hammers to Merseyside, and it's live on talkSPORT Liverpool and West Ham meet at Anfield in a clash of the big-spenders. Over the summer both sides have shelled out on new arrivals and go into the new Premier...

Roath Park Lake closed due to ‘bloom’ of toxic algae

Roath Park Lake closed due to 'bloom' of toxic algae 11 August 2018 Image caption Boats have stopped operating on the lake, which a few weeks ago was heaving with people enjoying the sunshine An outbreak of toxic algae has been found at a popular beauty spot in...

Northern Ireland needs a new unionism that reflects the diverse and multicultural nature of the UK

Since the spiralling civil conflict of the Troubles in the early 1970s, unionism in Northern Ireland has always been more preoccupied with asserting its opposition to Irish unification, as opposed to articulating a vision of what it is and aspires to be, and how it...

Arsenal vs Manchester City: Kick-off time, TV channel and team news for clash at the Emirates

CITY IN TOWN Pep Guardiola's champions head to North London to begin their title defence against Unai Emery's Gunners Arsenal begin their journey under Unai Emery by welcoming champions Manchester City. The Spaniard couldn’t have asked for a trickier opening game, but...

Carrickfergus councillor James Brown who served for four decades laid to rest

Carrickfergus councillor James Brown who served for four decades laid to rest BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A long-serving Northern Ireland councillor has been laid to rest....

Agent says Dedryck Boyata ‘won’t risk future’ by playing for Celtic

DEDRYCK BOYATA’S future is up in the air after his agent, Jacques Lichtenstein, said he wouldn’t risk a move by playing for Celtic and turned up at their Lennoxtown training ground to demand a meeting with Brendan Rodgers.The Belgian defender sat out of yesterday’s...

Dissidents parade through Belfast for anti-internment march

Dissidents parade through Belfast for anti-internment march BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Dissident republicans have paraded through Belfast to City Hall for the first time for their annual anti-internment parade....

Sevilla sign Andre Silva on loan from AC Milan with option to buy

DONE DEAL The striker will reportedly cost the Spaniards around £27m, should they choose to make his transfer permanent Andre Silva has joined Sevilla on loan from AC Milan for the 2018/19 season. The Spaniards also have an option to buy the 22-year-old for a reported...

Biker dies in crash with tractor on A77 in East Ayrshire

Biker dies in crash with tractor on A77 in East Ayrshire 11 August 2018 Image copyright Police Scotland/Google Image caption Colin Rutherford, from Irvine, was riding a Harley Davidson near the junction with Floak Quarry when the accident happened A 59-year-old biker...

Shock as three stabbed and two arrested for attempted murder in village brawl

Shock as three stabbed and two arrested for attempted murder in village brawl BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Three men were stabbed in a brawl outside a Co Antrim pub....

Deptford fire: Two men arrested after boy’s fire death

Deptford fire: Two men arrested after boy's fire death 11 August 2018 Image copyright Family handout Image caption Joel Urhie dreamed of becoming a firefighter, his family said Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a seven-year-old boy was killed in...

Kepa Arrizabalaga watch: How did Chelsea’s new goalkeeper fare in his opening game?

DEBUT ANALYSIS The Spaniard kept a clean sheet against Huddersfield Kepa Arrizabalaga made his Chelsea debut in the Blues’ 3-0 win at Huddersfield, just days after becoming the most expensive goalkeeper in history. The Spaniard signed a seven-year deal after...

Crowd protests in Glasgow against ‘BBC bias’

Crowd protests in Glasgow against 'BBC bias' 11 August 2018 Image caption The protestors gathered outside BBC Scotland's Glasgow HQ on Saturday afternoon Protestors have gathered outside BBC Scotland's headquarters in Glasgow demonstrating against what they describe...

Police ‘enquiries into possible wrongdoing’ in Belfast after online posts

Police 'enquiries into possible wrongdoing' in Belfast after online posts BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Police have said they are making enquiries into "possible wrongdoing" after comments were posted online about the south Belfast community....

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