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7 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Rhodri Morgan: Butler-Sloss must find out the truth behind the 80s child abuse allegations

This overarching inquiry into how the Establishment dealt with child abuse suspicions against "its own" 30 years ago may or may not be chaired by the retired High Court judge of impeccable reputation Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss .

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Geraint Thomas, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

IcNetwork

Tour de France 2014: Sir Dave Brailsford confirms Geraint Thomas is now a 'protected rider'

'It's a last resort but I need a new heart' Former Wales prop Rhys Thomas on his fight for his life Two-and-a-half years after suffering a heart attack during a Scarlets training session, Rhys Thomas is hoping to get a transplant that will save his life.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Dave Brailsford, Tour de France, Cycling, Peter Sagan, Vincenzo Nibali

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BBC News

Wheels come off Britain's tour de force

Breathtaking, brilliant, bloody and brutal - the 2014 Tour de France has brought dramatic highs and crushing lows for British cycling, all inside the first few stages.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, David Millar, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Ben Swift, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ian Stannard, Mark Cavendish

The Independent

Alasdair Fotheringham: Chris Froome's exit exposes Sky's folly in lacking Plan B

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins, Mark Cavendish

Echo-news.co.uk

Will Essex have a Tour de France legacy?

It came and went in the flash of an eye but it would appear the Tour de France has left a lasting impact on Essex.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins, Cycling

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Star Online

Mid-life crisis: Two wheels instead of four

Open road: A cyclist rides through the City, in central London. Once a niche sport, cycling has become so popular in Britain that it has spawned a new breed of fans who would rather buy a bike.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Andy Schleck, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins, Cycling

Daily Star

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Sexy Sara Elen Thomas has been dating Welsh peddler Geraint Thomas, 28, for around four years, and has spent time following him on the tour.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Daryl Impey, Mark Cavendish, Simon Gerrans

This is Wiltshire

Bradford hopes for Tour de France effect when racers sprint through

Bradford on Avon is hoping to replicate similar scenes to that of this year's Tour de France when it plays host the UK's biggest professional cycling race in September.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Spalding Today

A cycling revolution for South Holland

With the Tour de France getting under way in Yorkshire this past weekend - the fourth time that race has included stages in this country - clearly, we are living in a golden age for British cycling.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins

Burnley Citizen

Lancashire en-route for tourism boost as top destination for cyclists after Tour de France

The Tour de France Grand Depart may have centred on Yorkshire over the weekend, but the benefits have been felt across the border in East Lancashire too.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Globe and Mail

German sprinter Marcel Kittel wins Tour de France third stage

Germany's sprinter Marcel Kittel crosses the finish line ahead of celebrates on the podiums, bottom right, to win the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jan Barta, Peter Sagan, Vincenzo Nibali

Reuters

Brailsford wants to help Frenchman win the Tour

After helping Bradley Wiggins become the first Briton to win the Tour de France, Team Sky manager Dave Brailsford wants to help send a Frenchman to glory on his home grand Tour.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins, Cycling, Dave Brailsford

LBC 97.3

Tour de France London

Hundreds of thousands of cycling fans are set to line the streets as the Tour de France comes to London.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins

The Northern Echo

Yorkshire's Grand Depart: Half giant street party - half celebration of growing strength of cycling

HUGE SUPPORT: Thousands of spectators lined the streets of Reeth as the peloton passed through on the opening stage of the Tour de France BY 9am, it was clear this wasn't going to be a day like any other.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Chris Hoy, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Scotsman.com

Tour de France: Edinburgh to make new hosting bid

EDINBURGH plans to make a fresh bid to host the Tour de France's Grand Depart before the end of the decade, it was confirmed yesterday.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

The Northern Echo

Live TdF Day 2 - 194 PICS - Live updates - 11 videos

Okay, we're going to wrap up this live article now. What a tremendous day it's been for York and what a fantastic weekend for the entire region.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Michael Rogers, Sacha Modolo

Burnley Citizen

East Lancashire cycling supporters urge people to support Colne Grand Prix

CYCLING supporters in East Lancashire are hopeful that they can use the impetus of the Tour de France to cement Pendle's reputation as one of the sport's UK meccas.

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The Washington Post

5 things to know as the Tour de France hits London

In this Sunday, July 8, 2007 file photo competitors of the 94th Tour De France cycling race pass over Tower Bridge in London, as they parade after the opening ceremony for the race.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Cycling, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish

National Public Radio

5 Things To Know As The Tour De France Hits London

It may be as French as camembert, but the Tour de France is coming to London. Almost 200 speeding cyclists are set to race past the city's greatest landmarks, from the Tower of London to the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Cycling, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish

WQXI-AM Atlanta

5 things to know as the Tour de France hits London

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Cycling, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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