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The ‘Original’ Ronaldo is looking to buy a club

R9 is looking for a new club Ronaldo Nazario is one of the greatest footballers of all time. The Brazilian won 19 major honours in his incredible career that spanned over 18 years as well as countless individual awards including two Ballon d’Ors. ‘Fat’ Ronaldo scored 62 goals for his country and won the World […]

Popular MMO Strategy game Lords Mobile is honoured with "Android Excellence Game” award in recognition of successful 2017

last monthMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Delve into the crowded halls of the Play Store and you’ll find mobile fantasy strategy MMOs-a-plenty. One that’s kicking off the new year in style however is IGG’s Lords Mobile, which has beaten out the fierce competition to receiveShow More Summary

Nothing Like A Dame

The 2018 New Year Honours list was published the other day and I noticed that I have been passed over yet again. But one name did catch my eye - that of Elma Murray, a senior official in Glasgow who played a big role in the introduction of the City Council's WPBR and new pay arrangements in 2006/07. Show More Summary

Sam Warburton: Wales and Lions flanker 'completely surprised' by OBE

Wales and Lions rugby star Sam Warburton says he had no inkling that he would be awarded an OBE in the New Year's Honours List.

An honour at last for Lilian Hochhauser

2 months agoMusic / Classical : Slipped Disc

The impresaria Lilian Hochhauser has been awarded a CBE in the New Year’s Honours List, belated recognition for almost 70 years of music making in the UK. Lilian, who is 91, together with her husband Victor, imported the foremost Russian artists from the mid-1950s. They also pioneered inexpensive and unsubsidised family concerts at the Royal […]

Sir Richard Long of Land Art

Sir Richard Long - Artist and Sculptor. For services to Art. The list of people who have been knighted in the New Year Honours List contains the name of Mr Richard Julian Long CBE - otherwise known... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Dame Darcey Bussell | New Year’s Honours List

2 months agoDance / Ballet : Ballet News

Dance shines bright in Her Majesty The Queen’s New Year’s Honours list The awards include: Darcey Bussell CBE – Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire; Robert Ramdhanie... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Theresa May criticised for 'doling out' New Year Honours to brexiteers

Theresa May has come under scrutiny after the New Year Honour list was released. The list featured Brexit-backing Conservative MPs — leading critics to accuse May of doling out 'political favours.' Critics also pointed out that no heroes...Show More Summary

Arise Sir John Curtice

It has been described as one of the most popular awards in this year's New Year Honours List, the knighthood for Strathclyde professor and elections analyst John Curtice. I first met John when he was a postgraduate at Nuffield and we had some interesting conversations about Cornish politics (which is where he comes from). Show More Summary

Ringo Starr & Barry Gibb To Be Knighted By Queen Elizabeth

Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb are set to receive one of the highest honors from Queen Elizabeth! The 77-year-old Beatle and 71-year-old Bee Gees member will receive knighthood as a part of the queen’s annual New Year’s Honours. Ringo, who was knighted with the Beatles back in 1965, will be knighted as a Member of [...]

Arise, Sir Ringo: Starr and Barry Gibb knighted in UK honours list

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and sole surviving Bee Gee Barry Gibb were each awarded a knighthood in Britain's traditional New Year Honours, announced late on Friday. The two music legends were joined on the prestigious annual achievement list by Golden Globe-winning actor Hugh Laurie, renowned dancer Darcey Bussell and hip-hop artist Wiley. Show More Summary

England World Cup winners recognised in New Year's Honours

2 months agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

England's women cricketers have been recognised in the New Year Honours following their World Cup victory at Lord's this summer.

Here are all the UK tech figures named in the Queen's New Year's Honours list

Every year, the Queen's New Year's Honours list awards people in the UK who have made important contributions to society, including everything from charity, to journalism, and technology. This year, the New Year's Honours list includes 16 people from the world of tech. Show More Summary

REVIEW-Rugby-North closes gap but All Blacks remain the benchmark

SYDNEY, Dec 29 (Reuters) - A humdinger of a British and Irish Lions series in New Zealand was the highlight of the test rugby year and although it finished with honours even, there is little doubt that the All Blacks remained the benchmark in 2017.

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