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Peace, antiquity and beaches: a guide to five famous Greek islands

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Viewed from an incoming ferry, the island’s semi-circular volcanic caldera, surrounded by towering reddish-brown cliffs and crowned by whitewashed houses perched perilously above the sea, is awe-inspiring. The black v...

England’s famous win over Australia: the most consequential match of all

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I was there, sai. On the world’s most famous cricket ground on the day of England’s most famous Test win. In the old Lord’s press box next to the pavilion. True, the win in question was not actually at Lord’s: it...

Famous Euros and Wimbledon finals, plus Jimmy Anderson reaches 1,000

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1) Italy will play England in Sunday’s European Championship final at Wembley. The last time the event took place at the same location was back in 1996 when Germany beat Czech Republic. There is plenty of debate when ...

The Euro 2020 Fiver: trying to recreate Wigan’s famous FA Cup victory

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The Euros have reached the quarter-finals stage and the first thing to note is that only two of the countries who made it that far at Euro 2016 have repeated the feat five years later. That should prompt reflection ab...

Rodon, Bale and the dream of more famous Wales fridge magnet moments

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I have lots of fridge magnets commemorating Euro 2016, which renew my vigour as I replace my son’s Petit Filous because he’s thrown the first one I got him against the wall. “You have lived your dream,” I think, stari...

Let’s be having you! Which football team has the best famous fans?

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It didn’t take more than a few minutes after the final whistle of the Champions League final last month for the cameras to find Liam Gallagher in the stands looking sad. It wasn’t really a surprise to see him in Porto...

‘Scotland should win everything’: famous football fans predict Euro 2020

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Who’s going to win Euro 2020?Russia are going to win the thing. I watch my kids playing football a lot and always pre-judge the opposition team. If I saw them lining up against Russia, I’d be very nervous; their capta...

Martina Topley-Bird: ‘I wasn’t trying to be famous. I was embarrassingly earnest about being authentic’

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Martina Topley-Bird is struggling with her voice today. “It was awful last night," lei dice, croakily, down the line from her home in Valencia. “My first interview in 11 years and then this happens!” As it turns out, ...

Rickie Lee Jones: ‘I had lived volumes long before I was famous’

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Rickie Lee Jones was just three years old when she made her debut as a performer, appearing briefly as a snowflake in a ballet recital of Bambi. “I heard the audience’s applause and took it personally,” she writes in ...

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier episode five recap: truth, consequences and a famous face

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Spoiler alert: This blog is for people watching The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney+. Do not read on unless you have watched episodes one to five. So much to discuss this week, as plot lines come together and...

We’ve all suffered Khloé Kardashian’s fate, even if we’re not as famous

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It has been quite the fortnight for the Streisand effect, the cultural phenomenon of attracting far more attention to a photograph by trying to suppress it than if it had been left to exist without comment. Named afte...

A rich New York playboy with a famous surname – what if JFK Jr had lived?

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Because I’ve been watching a lot of 90s sitcoms recently, I’ve been thinking about John F Kennedy Jr. Seinfeld, Sex And The City, Murphy Brown: his name pops up in them all. It will be 22 years this summer since he di...

Sir Alex Ferguson grabs another famous treble at Grand National meeting

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Clan Des Obeaux completed a remarkable Grade One treble for Sir Alex Ferguson and his fellow part owners with a runaway win in the Betway Bowl on day one of the Grand National meeting. Ferguson, in partnership with Ge...

The beluga whale who became famous: Aleksander Nordahl’s best photograph

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In April 2019, a beluga whale appeared alongside fishing boats off the coast of Norway. He was wearing a harness. A fisherman called Joar Hesten freed him, and saw the harness had stamped on it “equipment of St Peters...

Wimbledon 2021 will go ahead without famous queue or on-site ticket resales

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Wimbledon’s famous queue will not operate for this summer’s Championships, the All England Club has confirmed. The snake of people and tents in Wimbledon Park has become one of the defining sights of the event as tenn...

How pandemic may finally sink Kashmir’s famous houseboats

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Ghulam Nabi Butt may be 90 Anni, but he has never forgotten the three days that George Harrison came to stay on his houseboat in October 1966. It was here, on one of Butt’s first historic Clermont houseboats moor...