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Baaah! TV gardener Titchmarsh leads London Bridge sheep drive

Baaah! TV gardener Titchmarsh leads London Bridge sheep drive

Published 30/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British television gardener Alan Titchmarsh and men dressed in medieval costumes drove a flock of sheep across London Bridge on Sunday as [more…]

White Beluga whale surfaces again in River Thames near London

White Beluga whale surfaces again in River Thames near London

Published 26/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A beluga whale spotted in London’s River Thames surfaced again on Wednesday near the British capital, hundreds of miles from its normal [more…]

‘Beluga whale’ spotted in River Thames near London

‘Beluga whale’ spotted in River Thames near London

Published 25/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A beluga whale was spotted on Tuesday near barges in the River Thames near London, hundreds of miles from its normal Arctic [more…]

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods was moved to the brink of tears after capturing his first title since 2013 with a two-stroke triumph at the Tour [more…]

Clapton, Churchill among those honored by Royal Albert Hall ‘Walk…

Clapton, Churchill among those honored by Royal Albert Hall ‘Walk…

Published 04/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - London’s Royal Albert Hall, which has hosted some of the biggest names in entertainment, politics and sport, is getting a Hollywood-style Walk [more…]

Probably no better time to play Murray, says hopeful Duckworth

Probably no better time to play Murray, says hopeful Duckworth

Published 27/08/2018

(Reuters) - A first-round match at the U.S. Open against former champion Andy Murray will be a tough test for James Duckworth but the 448th-ranked [more…]

Scorching weather helps uncover archeological sites around Britain

Scorching weather helps uncover archeological sites around Britain

Published 15/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s hottest summer in decades has revealed cropmarks across the country showing the sites of Iron Age settlements, Roman farms and even [more…]

‘Girl Power’ on show in London Spice Girls exhibition

‘Girl Power’ on show in London Spice Girls exhibition

Published 26/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - From colorful platform boots to bed linen emblazoned with the faces of Posh, Scary, Sporty, Baby and Ginger, an array of Spice [more…]

Ready, steady, slow: snails slug it out at racing world championship

Ready, steady, slow: snails slug it out at racing world championship

Published 24/07/2018

CONGHAM, England (Reuters) - The race starter stood up and shouted: “Ready, steady, slow!” The crowd cheered, but the competitors remained stuck at the start [more…]

Cycling: Non-aggression pact between Froome and Thomas will not be…

Cycling: Non-aggression pact between Froome and Thomas will not be…

Published 23/07/2018

CARCASSONNE, France (Reuters) - Will Chris Froome attack Geraint Thomas, or will the defending champion support the current yellow jersey holder? That is the question [more…]