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Energy chiefs fear 40% of Britons could fall into fuel poverty in ‘truly horrific winter’

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As many as four in 10 people in Britain could fall into fuel poverty when the price cap rises again this autumn, energy bosses have told MPs as they called for more government support for vulnerable households facing ...

Yorkshire out to change cricket after winter spent learning from mistakes

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As the ground staff brushed the remaining snow from the outfield at Headingley, Yorkshire’s senior coaching team – interim managing director of cricket, Darren Gough, head coach, Ottis Gibson, and captain, Steve Patte...

Iditarod sledders punished for sheltering dogs during winter storm

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A fierce winter storm in the last stretch of this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog, which ultimately forced six mushers to quit the same day, now has seen three mushers punished for sheltering their dogs instead of leav...

Joe Root seeks England series win to leave ‘very difficult’ winter behind

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One final Test match of the winter for Joe Root and his England team begins on the spice island of Grenada on Thursday, offering a chance to reset the oft-repeated statistic of one series victory in the Caribbean sinc...

Winter Paralympics: USA men win ice hockey on final day of Beijing Games

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The United States men’s team continued their dominance of para ice hockey on the final day of the 2022 Winter Paralympics with an emphatic 5-0 victory over Canada. It was a repeat of the 2018 final, which was a much c...

Winter Paralympics: Canada’s Brian McKeever wins record 16th career gold

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Brian McKeever was already a Winter Paralympics legend for Canada, but he sealed it on Saturday morning with a third gold of these Beijing Games, his 16th career gold and 20th Paralympics medal overall. The 42-year-ol...

Winter paralympics 2022: historic bronze for GB snowboarder Ollie Hill

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The rescheduling of events to avoid warmer Beijing weather forecast for the weekend made for a busy Friday at the 2022 Winter Paralympics, with medals available in Alpine skiing, biathlon and snowboarding, and the par...

Winter Paralympics: Teenager Aigner wins second gold amid melting snow

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Weather conditions disrupted the para Alpine skiing at the Winter Paralympics on Thursday as warm temperatures meant that even with an earlier-than-planned start time, the artificial snow at the Yanqing National Alpin...

Winter Paralympics: golds for Canada but GB curlers suffer injury and defeat

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Both Canada and hosts China enjoyed double gold celebrations at the Zhangjiakou National Biathlon Centre as day five of the 2022 Winter Paralympics saw six gold medals decided in the cross-country sprinting. Brian McK...

Winter Paralympics: Ukraine pull off double biathlon podium sweep

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There were emotional scenes on day four of the Winter Paralympics in Beijing as Ukrainian athletes completed two podium sweeps at the National Biathlon Centre in Zhangjiakou. Iryna Bui won the women’s standing 10km ra...

Neil Simpson wins Great Britain’s first gold of 2022 Winter Paralympics

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Neil Simpson claimed Britain’s first gold medal of the 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympics with victory in the men’s Super-G vision impaired class. The 19-year-old, who is guided by his brother Andrew, finished 0.40 secon...

Ukraine-born Oksana Masters wins first US gold of Beijing Winter Paralympics

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After Oksana Masters won the first US gold medal of the 2022 Beijing Paralympics on Saturday by taking first in the women’s biathlon sitting sprint, the Ukraine-born multi-sport star dedicated her win to the people of...

Winter Paralympics 2022: GB win first medal as Ukraine soar on day one

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Great Britain have opened their campaign at the Winter Paralympics with a bronze for Millie Knight and her guide Brett Wild in the very first medal event in Beijing. Knight finished third in the visually impaired cate...

IPC president condemns Ukraine war at Winter Paralympics opening ceremony

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The International Paralympic Committee president, Andrew Parsons, gave one of the most political speeches at an Olympics or Paralympics opening ceremony for decades, as he opened the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics sa...

TV tonight: the opening ceremony of the Winter Paralympics in Beijing

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Former slalom gold winner Menna Fitzpatrick, 2014 wheelchair curling bronze medallist Gregor Ewan and first-timer in the alpine skiing competition Shona Brownlee are among the 25 Team GB athletes to champion at this y...

Mild winter brings British asparagus to shops eight weeks early

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British asparagus is landing on supermarket shelves eight weeks earlier than usual after the mild winter weather quickened the arrival of this year’s first spears. The traditional start to the season is 23 April but W...

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