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Pix: Swamp Soccer World Cup

Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News The sixth annual Swamp Soccer World Cup took place in Edinburgh on Saturday. Fifty teams from over 13 countri...

Scotland to have a Royal Wedding of its own

THE Queen’s eldest granddaughter has announced she will wed in Edinburgh this summer. Zara Phillips, 29, and her fiancé 32-year-old England rugb...

Let there be light! (I hope the opening ceremony is better)

“Oh the drama! Oh the excitement! Oh the… oh… hold on… they’re warming up… give it a sec. There we go. I’...

England lose bid to host 2018 World Cup finals

England have failed in their bid to win the rights to host the World Cup finals in 2018. Their three lions of Prince William, footballer star David...

World auction record broken for 1966 world cup winner’s medal

By Amanda MacMillan THE 1966 World Cup medal belonging to Nobby Stiles has broken the world auction record selling for a staggering £184,000 – h...

1966 World Cup medal set to break auction record

By Clare Carswell A SCOTS auctioneer is hoping to set a new world record for the sale of Nobby Stiles’ 1966 World Cup winner’s medal. Footb...

Nantwich firm bids for World Cup and Olympics work

Staff at a Nantwich firm enjoyed a fifth birthday celebration when MP Edward Timpson dropped by for a champagne breakfast! And ESTC Group directors...

Vuvuzela Menace Could Be Own Goal For Football Clubs

A noisy import from the South African World Cup could cause a major legal headache for English football clubs, a leading industrial deafness lawyer...

SPOTTED ROUND THE DIALS

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World Cup triggers rise in domestic violence

Figures released today by Greater Manchester Police show that a record 353 incidents of domestic abuse took place on the day England were defeated ...

Police say thank you to World Cup fans

If you are still in mourning after England’s defeat by Germany on Sunday, here’s a chance to put the defeat behind you. Greater Manches...

A Bonfire of the Vanities

I was watching an old clip of film of Alan Hudson playing in the 1975 friendly against West Germany which England comfortably beat the then world c...

World Cup fever hits Newcastle

As we know, World Cup fever gripped Newcastle early and there are plenty of footie fans in evidence around the town, wearing their favoured team sh...

Blow the whistle on anti-social behaviour during World Cup

With reports of England fans on their best behaviour in South Africa, local police are determined World Cup watchers will follow suit, and are urgi...

World Cup drink warning to Lichfield and Burntwood licensees

Licensees and their staff are being reminded of their role in helping to keep Lichfield and Burntwood safe during the World Cup. Staffordshire Poli...

Police issue domestic abuse warning ahead of England game

People in Lichfield and Burntwood are being warned that domestic abuse will not be tolerated ahead of England’s next World Cup match. More th...

World Cup Fun At Children’s Centre

A Stoke-on-Trent children’s centre will join in the World Cup fun this Friday as England prepare for their second match against Algeria. Children...

IFG International Limited Scores With Isle of Man Schools

With the advent of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, IFG International Limited thought it would be great fun (as well as educational!) to create ...

Streatham’s World Cup Anthem

Over the last couple of decades The World Cup has, incresingly, led to countless attempts to capture the spirit of the tournament in song. This yea...

Partners’ goal to tackle domestic violence during World Cup

Partners in Lancaster and Morecambe are making it their goal to tackle domestic violence throughout the World Cup. Nationally, previous World Cup t...

Big screen a success despite four arrests

Four people were arrested in what was described as an otherwise good natured event as fans flocked to Castlefield to watch England take on the USA ...

World Cup Flag Fever at Lancaster Town Hall

Lancaster City Council is flying the flag of St. George at both town halls in support of England's World Cup bid in South Africa. The result of a r...

Wol's World Cup Dream!

As a football commentator/reporter in a past life, I have always been able to remain impartial during club matches. Unfortunately during England ma...

North West Ambulances on stand by for the World Cup

As excitement builds in anticipation of the World Cup, the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) is preparing for what it expects to be one of the bu...

It’s kick off! Where to share the drama of the 2010 World Cup….

Finally, after all the hype and expectation, it’s here. And as the 2010 World Cup kicks off in South Africa today, East London Lines wants to...

Don’t Get A Red Card During The World Cup

Police in Stoke-on-Trent will be working hard with bars to ensure the tournament is a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone. We want to ensure...

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Local hosteleries gear up for World Cup bonanza

Some of  Bradley Stoke’s pubs are hoping for a bonanza four week period as the 2010 FIFA World Cup gets underway tomorrow (Friday). Baileys ...

Hooligans warned not to travel to the World Cup

Manchester football hooligans planning to travel to South Africa to watch the England football team in the forthcoming World Cup have been warned n...

Police Presence Increased for World Cup

Croydon is preparing to increase police presence on the streets during this year’s World Cup. Two teams of police, with more than 30 additional o...

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