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The coffin of Capt Tom Moore is carried by members of the armed forces during his funeral at Bedford Crematorium on February 27th, 2021 in Bedford, England. Photograph: Joe Giddens - Pool/Getty Images

The family of Britain’s Capt Tom Moore have paid tribute to the veteran and NHS charity fundraiser at his funeral, saying his “message and his spirit (...)

Wycombe Wanderers manager  Gareth Ainsworth  celebrates after the  League One playoff final against  Oxford United at Wembley Stadium. Photograph:  Catherine Ivill/Getty Images

“I’m not sure many managers know the inner workings of a sprinkler system and can fix it by bending wires and with bits of coat-hanger,” Gareth Ainswo(...)

‘The car is seen as a problem, to be dealt with through policing rather than being used positively.’ Photograph: iStock

We are, all of us, hoist by the petard of our own prejudices, of our own narrow world view. No matter how you view yourself – as worldly, as liberal, (...)

  A masked couple passes a thank you message to Britain’s National Health Service (NHS) in Camden Town in London on Saturday. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

Doctors and health workers criticised the British government on Saturday for suggesting that personal protective equipment (PPE) worn while treating p(...)

Gold medalist Mads Pedersen of Denmark celebrates after winning the Elite Men’s Road Race during the UCI Road Cycling World championships. Photo: Vickie Flores/EPA

Danish rider Mads Pedersen stunned the world of cycling when he won the Elite road race championships in Harrogate, Yorkshire, on Sunday. The 23-year-(...)

Ireland’s Sam Bennett wins the third stage of the recent La Vuelta tour of Spain. Bennett’s recent run of good form has ensured a strong Irish team in the elite world championship in Yorkshire. Photograph: Getty Images

It’s not the Tour de France or the Giro for that matter but the 2019 UCI Road World Championships – which take place in Yorkshire from September 21st-(...)

Of the many peculiar medical treatments recorded in the archives of The Irish Times, one of the more curious was the 19th-century fashion for self-ele(...)

Scientists are trying to find ways to get young people to drink more milk, including inventing a ‘fizzy milk’ in the lab at Arla in Denmark. Photograph: Getty Images

A man in skinny jeans and a bow tie is standing by a whiteboard with various buzzwords written on it: empathy, respect, create. He is leading a corpor(...)