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Milton Keynes wins European City of Sport title
…Milton Keynes has won its bid to be a named as a European City of Sport… for 2020. It was awarded by the European Cities and Capitals of Sport Federation (ACES… Europe) which¬†champions using sport to improve people's quality of life. A year…


Walking cricket player, 92, on his love for the sport
…A 92-year-old walking cricket player has spoken out about his love for the game. Eric Styring Wood started playing cricket in the Army in Egypt and said he was "always the last man to bat." He said: "I get a lot of fun [playing cricket]…


Making sport more inclusive for people with dwarfism
…A charity is working to make sport more inclusive for people with dwarfism…. The Dwarf Sports Association (DSA) says the condition can make it difficult to take part… in some sporting activities, making people feel excluded and isolated. The group…


Swimrun: How drunken bet became worldwide sport
… and swim between islands. Since then it's become a serious sport, with more than 500… and podcaster Dr Rangan Chatterjee taking his first steps in the sport. Video Journalist…


Australia celebrates 'greatest day' in women's sport
sporting history. Australians woke up on Monday to a cascade of achievements from… Australian Broadcasting Corp sports journalist Catherine Murphy. "It has just been… that this "HAS to be the greatest day in Aus women's sport". Elsewhere online, local…


BBC Local Live: South West
…Bringing you the news, sport, travel and weather for the South West…


Latest updates: Shropshire
…The latest news, sport, travel and weather updates for Shropshire.…


Powerchair football teenager wants to be star of sport
… for the Frome Falcons for just over a year and says he "loves the sport". "It can be tough… seeing my brother playing with a rugby ball outside, but this sport gives me a chance… to play sport and just have fun," he said. The club, which was set up last year…


Latest updates: Herefordshire and Worcestershire
…The latest news, sport, travel and weather in Herefordshire and Worcestershire.…


Latest updates: Coventry and Warwickshire
…The latest news, sport, travel and weather in Coventry and Warwickshire.…