Mick McManus, who has died aged 93, was billed at just 1.68m (5ft 6in) and 79kg (12½ stone), yet he was among the most powerful men in the professional wrestling business in Britain.
In 1967, Muhammad Ali was stripped of his world heavyweight title and sentenced to three years incarceration after ruling himself out of the Vietnam war.
It's YouTube Comedy Week, as anyone who looks at advertising on the side of London buses will know.
An article written by Hollywood actor Angelina Jolie provoked headlines around the world when she chose "not to keep my story private" and revealed she had undergone a double mastectomy to lower her risk of breast cancer, which was high due to her genetic inheritance.
The TV series starring Benedict Cumberbatch has brought Arthur Conan Doyle's detective to a new generation, and West Yorkshire Playhouse is cannily building on that success with this brand-new Holmes adventure.
I first saw Mark playing live in the Wallflowers at the Hacienda in Manchester back in 1991.
The Jock Stein charity match took place on Sunday afternoon.
Last year’s Tour of Britain, won by the young Dutchman Dylan van Baarle, was decided on two days of unbridled racing through the Chilterns and South Downs that went completely counter to the usual structured – critics would say predictable – fare seen in professional road events.
The opera house in Gothenburg, on the rocky west coast of Sweden, sits docked like a galleon in the harbour.