Amazon workers strike in Germany
The Verdi union said workers would strike at Amazon's logistic centres in Bad Hersfeld and Leipzig and also in Graben.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
PEZ Bookshelf: Racing Hard
An Englishman, James Moore, won the world's first bicycle road race in 1869 but he had moved to France with his parents when he was four and spoke English with a heavy French accent.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Game, set and trophy
HAVING become the first British winner of the men's singles at Wimbledon for 77 years, this evening Andy Murray will achieve another rare feat: HAVING become the first British winner of the men's singles at Wimbledon for 77 years, this evening Andy Murray will achieve another rare feat: Andy Murray is favourite to join the small list of Scots to ... (more)
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Hoy laments loss of Meadowbank
Sir Chris Hoy is sad that the arrival of a new world-class velodrome in Scotland will potentially coincide with the loss of another historic track.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Lizzie eyes multi-medal Games glory
The 24-year-old Yorkshirewoman won silver in the London 2012 Olympic road race and is a multiple world medallist on the track, where she favours the bunch races which will be included in the Commonwealth programme but are not part of the Olympics.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
South Wales Argus
Versatile Venue: Newport City Council cabinet member for leisure and culture Cllr Debbie Wilcox
THROUGHOUT its lifetime, the 250 metre track has been used by many cycling greats from Sir Chris Hoy to Mark Colbourne, but the arena is also the base for the head office of Welsh Cycling and Newport Velo Youth Cycling Club.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Gibson is a whizz on two wheels
LYMM'S Matt Gibson will continue on his path to cycling stardom after retaining his place on an Olympic development programme for a second successive year.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
It is the mental endurance of older sportspeople which is truly remarkable
T hese days, as soon as an athlete passes the age of 30, they are put into the bracket of 'getting on a bit'.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cycling World Cup: Katie Archibald's rapid rise set to keep British cycling in the pink
A little under a month ago Katie Archibald was doubting she would make Mexico. The A 60 petrol money needed to get her from her home on the edge of Glasgow to Manchester to compete in her first World Cup had stretched her budget.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Jess Varnish: Aiming to shine again at Cycling World Cup
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Sat Nov 30, 2013
Olympic hero Chris Hoy tips Katie Archibald to go all the way to the top
It's little over a year ago that Sir Chris Hoy presented Katie Archibald with 'his' trophy.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Award shortlist to be announced
A shortlist of 10 contenders will be named on Tuesday for next month's 60th BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Glasgow 2014: Chris Hoy 'not surprised' by demand
SIR Chris Hoy says he was "not surprised" by the demand for tickets for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow - because of the huge excitement generated by the London Olympics.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
This is Guernsey
British Cycling confirms team squad
Beijing Olympic medallist Ross Edgar could compete in endurance events at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games after being confirmed in the group in British Cycling's announcement of the latest funded athletes.