Tag : Great Britain

Super Saturday for Team GB in Pyeongchang

9 months ago / 0 comments

Last Saturday Lizzy Yarnold’s final blitzing run put the cherry on the cake for what was a phenomenal skeleton campaign from Team GB. Following from Dom Parson’s impressive bronze in the men’s event, the ladies were able to deliver the goods from Pyeongchang after hitting worryingly fast-times in their trial … Read More

World Athletics Championships lights up Beijing

3 years ago / 0 comments

For the past 9 days, the Birds Nest stadium in Beijing has been filled with the best athletes from around the world, and they have shown us the sublime, the bizarre, and the downright entertaining. Starting at home, there is no doubt that Britain has impressed. Mo Farah showed that … Read More

Sport | An Underdog Story – Nick Buckland's journey to Sochi

5 years ago / 0 comments

Each week, LS Sport bring you the most inspiring sporting achievements which you may not have heard about, in our new ‘An Underdog Story’ blog. In a week which has seen Great Britain qualify for the Davis Cup quarter-finals for the first time in 46 years, and Yorkshire’s Jamie Nicholls … Read More

Sport | Great Britain make history in Davis Cup first round

5 years ago / 0 comments

Great Britain reached the Davis Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 1986 with a brilliant win over the USA. Andy Murray got the ball rolling with a comfortable straight-sets victory over Donald Young, before James Ward pulled off one of the biggest wins of his career by coming from behind to shock Sam … Read More

Debate: Education Under Gove

6 years ago / 0 comments

With Secretary for Education, Michael Gove, proposing dramatic changes to the country’s schooling, Big Debate asks, are his proposals promising?     YES: Rebecca Shapiro “We cannot afford to have an education system that was set in the nineteenth century”   Media attention has recently been overwhelmingly fixed on Education … Read More

Get Your Game On! Shop Our Great Britannia Round Up

6 years ago / 0 comments

Jumping the hurdles that come with online-shopping, we’ve picked out the best of the reds, the whites and the blues, for you to look the part for the team.