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New England's Most Superb Scenic Drive

New Hampshire's National Scenic Byway with the tongue-twister name—the Kancamagus Highway—is New England's most superb scenic drive. You can call it …

Road Trips

Theresa May's new Brexit strategy is already falling apart

And worse may yet be to come.<p>Well, that didn’t take long. Theresa May’s big Brexit speech is already coming under pressure from Conservative …

Brexit

One dozen truly spectacular properties, as seen in Country Life

Take a look at our round-up of the properties which appeared in Country Life's 20 September issue, including a vast Berkshire estate and a delightful …

Real Estate

BBC Radio 5 live - Test Match Special, Ali blitz delivers knockout blow for England

Simon Mann and Michael Vaughan review the action as England beat the West Indies to go 2-0 up in the ODI series.

English Cricket

As of last night, no fewer that 11 owners/top executives had issued statements on Donald Trump's criticism of NFL player protests. Jets ownership is not among that group. Basically, Woody Johnson works for Trump as the U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom.

As of last night, no fewer that 11 owners/top executives had issued statements on Donald Trump's criticism of NFL player protests. Jets ownership is …

Donald Trump

May Tells France U.K. Wants to Remain Close Ally After Brexit

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May continued a charm offensive to ease European worries about Brexit by writing an opinion column in France to say …

Brexit

4 overlooked managers who should be considered for Premier League gigs

Action Images/Jason Cairnduff<p>When Premier League clubs are in a state of crisis, they tend to look for two types of appointments: an old-hand with a …

Soccer

He speaks hardly any English, but Richarlison is expressing himself eloquently on the pitch for Watford

Richarlison hardly speaks a word of English but his Watford teammates couldn’t care less so long as the 20-year-old Brazillian continues to express …

Soccer

Joust the job: UK to host US in tilting competition

The UK’s first <b>cross-Atlantic tilting contest is to be held in Scotland</b> next month.<p>The sport — which is known as “ring jousting” in America — involves</b> …

Horses

Shock as Six Nations faces up to extraordinary cut in sponsorship revenue following end of RBS deal

The 2018 Six Nations Championship could lose millions in funding unless competition chiefs can find a replacement sponsor.<p>RBS ended its backing last …

Rugby Union

Kevin Seaward becomes latest NI athlete to achieve Commonwealth Games mark

<b>Kevin Seaward became the 14th Northern Ireland athlete to achieve a Commonwealth Games consideration mark as he clocked 2 hours, 15 minutes and 50 seconds at the Berlin Marathon.</b><p>Seaward's time was 40 seconds inside Athletics Northern Ireland's standard.<p>Laura Graham was an agonising five seconds …

Commonwealth Games

EU custom checks on Irish ports and airports 'may be necessary after Brexit'

The EU Commissioner for Taxation and Customs has said EU custom checks on Irish ports and airports may be necessary after Brexit.<p>Pierre Moscovici …

Brexit

Premiership: Six stories from round four

<b>Some amazing comebacks, more stunning tries and a replay of last season's Aviva Premiership final are just some of the stories you might have missed</b> …

Rugby Union

Yellow Weather Warning of Fog for Northern Ireland

The Met Office has issued a Yellow Weather Warning of Fog in certain parts of Northern Ireland.<p>Not everywhere will see fog, but where it does form, …

Weather

ETF Watchlist: Week Of September 25, 2017

Warren Buffett is considered one of history's greatest investors. When he speaks, the market listens. But even the most ardent of Buffett faithful …

Business

We’re Still Here review – Port Talbot’s men of steel

A powerful production about the Tata steel plant crisis resonates with the strength of real people’s lives<p>Six years after Jesus took his cross through the streets of Port Talbot, National Theatre Wales has returned, with a blast, to the town. Back in 2011, Michael Sheen carried the weight. Now come …

Port Talbot

Young driver charged after two seriously injured in horror three-car crash in East Lothian

Two females remain in hospital following the collision which prompted the closure of one lane on the A1 for four hours on Saturday afternoon.<p>A man …

Crime

Crystal Palace made to sweat over Christian Benteke's ligament injury

Crystal Palace face an anxious wait on the results of Christian Benteke's scan on Monday after the Belgian striker suffered suspected ligament damage …

English Premier League

Soccer: Championship front-runners all win as Leeds stay top

(Reuters) - Leeds United, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Cardiff City all scraped narrow wins to remain joint-top of the Championship with 20 points.<p>Leeds enjoyed some good fortune in their 3-2 win over Ipswich Town, whose keeper Bartosz Bialkowski dropped a Pablo Hernandez corner over his own line …

Soccer

Thyssenkrupp sets up a working group with unions over its Tata Steel merger

German steelmaker Thyssenkrupp will set up a joint working group of board members and labour representatives to help implement the plan to merge with …

India

Clifford replaces Vunipola in training squad

• Jones names Oxford training camp squad<br>• Jones confident in England style<p><b>Jack Clifford (Harlequins) has been called up into England’s training squad</b> …

Rugby Union

Best photos of Matchweek 6

Soccer

Guardiola urges City to maintain goal blitz

2017-09-24 10:03<p>Pep Guardiola (Getty Images)<p>Manchester - <b>Pep Guardiola</b> challenged his <b>Manchester City</b> stars to keep firing on all cylinders as they …

Soccer

Sunday Social: Strike a pose

• Clifford replaces Vunipola in training squad<br>• Jones confident in England future<p><b>Who is tweeting, posting or sharing? Here is the best of social media</b> …

Rugby Union

Man wielding a hammer robs west Belfast business

A man with a hammer has robbed and threatened staff at a commercial premises in Belfast on Saturday night.<p>Police received reports that a male had …

News (Ireland)

Woman, 28, arrested after destroying takeaway shop window during row over pizza

<b>A woman who was filmed trying to wrestle her way into a pizza parlour in Belfast yesterday has been arrested.</b><p>Laws that punish women who have illegal …

Northern Ireland

The Stark And Incredible Beauty Of A Scottish Highlands Road Trip

The road to Applecross at sunset. From my Instagram<p>Scotland was recently voted the most beautiful country in the world. I’ve visited several times and it absolutely lives up to that accolade. Stark beauty, verdant hills, jagged coastlines, Scotland is a wonder to behold.<p>And what better way to see …

Scotland

Jose Mourinho responds to sending off, Man United win

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho saw his side battle to a 1-0 win away at Southampton on Saturday as they kept their unbeaten start to the …

Soccer

Top 10 autumn breaks in small UK towns and cities

We asked nature writers to choose their favourite market town or small city for a late-season break. Plus 10 more autumn breaks in the UK countryside<p><b>Knaresborough, North Yorkshire</b><p>School holidays saw my mother and me visiting my grandmother in Starbeck, a suburb of posh Harrogate, on the way to the …

London

Teenager arrested after 75-year-old woman sexually assaulted in her bed by intruder

A teenager has been arrested after an elderly woman was sexually assaulted in her sheltered home.<p>The 75-year-old was asleep in her house in East …

Crime