Press Association 2014 LATEST

Cable: I want to be Chancellor

Streatham Guardian: Vince Cable is generally regarded as the most left-wing of Lib Dem Cabinet ministers

10:40pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Liberal Democrat Business Secretary Vince Cable has indicated that he would like to take over from George Osborne as Chancellor in any future coalition with Conservatives.

Mallinder hails Saints comeback

Streatham Guardian: Jim Mallinder was delighted with the way his side fought back to take control of the contest

10:26pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Northampton boss Jim Mallinder hailed "a big win" for his team after Saints secured a place in this season's Aviva Premiership play-offs by beating title rivals Saracens 25-20 in Milton Keynes.

Union boss hits at 'dangerous' Ukip

Streatham Guardian: CWU president Beryl Shepherd

10:23pm Saturday 25th April 2015

A union leader will accuse Ukip of being "downright dangerous".

Miliband plans to cap rent rises

Streatham Guardian: Labour leader Ed Miliband speaks at Springfield House Community Centre in Stevenage, Hertfordshire

9:49pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Private landlords would be banned from above-inflation rent rises over a three-year period if Labour wins power after the May 7 General Election, Ed Miliband is set to announce.

Pochettino hails battling Spurs

Streatham Guardian: Mauricio Pochettino, left, went head-to-head with Ronald Koeman at St Mary's

9:44pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino hailed the fighting spirit of his side as they came from behind twice to rescue a draw on his first return to Southampton.

Bruce hopes for Dame hot streak

Streatham Guardian: Steve Bruce hopes Dame N'Doye, pictured, can fire the goals to guide Hull to Premier League safety

9:44pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Steve Bruce hopes deadline-day recruit Dame N'Doye can hit a trademark hot streak to guide Hull to safety after his match-winning brace at Crystal Palace.

Rodgers: Reds must be flawless

Streatham Guardian: Brendan Rodgers knows his side need to win all their games to keep their faint Champions League hopes alive

9:44pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Boss Brendan Rodgers admits Liverpool must win their last five games to reach the Champions League.

Job not done yet - Pearson

Streatham Guardian: Leicester manager Nigel Pearson has warned against complacency despite his side escaping the bottom three

9:44pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson has warned his players not to think their job is done after a 1-0 victory over fellow strugglers Burnley lifted them out of the Premier League's bottom three for the first time in five months.

Spirit matters to Pellegrini

Streatham Guardian: Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini saw his side go into second place following the win over Aston Villa

9:44pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini felt his team had rediscovered the winning spirit after snatching a last-gasp victory over Aston Villa.

Burglars target dead cyclist home

Streatham Guardian: Police are appealing for information after the "despicable" burglary

9:02pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Detectives are investigating a "despicable" break-in at the home of an elderly cyclist who was killed in a road accident.

Marler out for the season

Streatham Guardian: Joe Marler, right, is out for the rest of the season due to a shoulder injury

7:56pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Harlequins' director of rugby Conor O'Shea announced Joe Marler has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a shoulder injury but his World Cup aspirations are not in doubt.

City survive Villa fightback

Streatham Guardian: Sergio Aguero scores Manchester City's first goal against Aston Villa

7:51pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Substitute Fernandinho struck a late winner as Manchester City killed off an Aston Villa comeback to claim a frantic 3-2 victory at the Etihad Stadium.

UK's richest double their wealth

Streatham Guardian: Steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal and his family are worth an estimated £9.20 billion

7:20pm Saturday 25th April 2015

The collective wealth of Britain's richest people has more than doubled in the last ten years, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.

Hundreds protest at gentrification

Streatham Guardian: There has been anger over locals in Brixton being prices out of homes

6:30pm Saturday 25th April 2015

The front window of a branch of Foxtons estate agents has been smashed amid dramatic scenes at an anti-gentrification protest.

Celebrities support Bruce Jenner after he confirms he 'is a woman'

Streatham Guardian: Celebrities support Bruce Jenner after he confirms he 'is a woman'

6:06pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Sam Smith, Lady Gaga and J-Lo are among those praising the Olympian’s courage for sharing his story.

Saints book play-off place

Streatham Guardian: Samu Manoa scored a try in Northampton's 25-20 win over Saracens

6:06pm Saturday 25th April 2015

League leaders Northampton booked an Aviva Premiership play-off place after Stephen Myler booted them to a 25-20 victory over title rivals Saracens in Milton Keynes.

Watford seal promotion

Streatham Guardian: Troy Deeney was on target in Watford's win

5:55pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Watford clinched their return to the Barclays Premier League on Saturday afternoon as they enjoyed a 2-0 victory over Brighton to win promotion.

McCoy third on Sandown swansong

Streatham Guardian: Tony McCoy becomes emotional on Box Office after his last race

5:55pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Tony McCoy had to settle for third aboard Box Office on the final ride of his career in the bet365 Handicap Hurdle at Sandown.

Vital win for Hull

Streatham Guardian: Dame N'Doye, left, scored a second-half brace

5:35pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Dame N'Doye's second-half brace handed Hull a vital chink of light in their Premier League survival bid, as Steve Bruce's men won 2-0 at Crystal Palace.

Liverpool held by Baggies

Streatham Guardian: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers (centre right) applauds supporters after the final whistle during the Barclays Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich.

5:27pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Liverpool's slim Champions League hopes suffered a huge blow as they were held to a disappointing 0-0 draw at West Brom.

Vardy claims Foxes winner

Streatham Guardian: Jamie Vardy, centre, handed Leicester the victory

5:27pm Saturday 25th April 2015

For the first time in five months Leicester have climbed out of the Premier League's bottom three as their unlikely great escape edged a step closer to reality with a fourth successive league victory, a 1-0 win at Burnley.

Runners set for London Marathon

Streatham Guardian: The race will be Paula Radcliffe's final competitive marathon

5:10pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Around 35,000 fundraisers, amateur runners and elite athletes will take part in the 35th London Marathon tomorrow.

Bruce Jenner reveals 'I am a woman' in highly-anticipated TV interview

Streatham Guardian: Bruce Jenner reveals 'I am a woman' in highly-anticipated TV interview

5:07pm Saturday 25th April 2015

For the first time ever, the reality TV star made a public admission about his confusion over gender identity.

How the Kardashian-Jenner family responded to Bruce's transitioning interview

Streatham Guardian: Bruce Jenner's journey: From Olympic athlete to Reality TV star

5:17pm Saturday 25th April 2015

The family responds with the most beautiful tweets and Instagram posts in support of ‘their hero’.

UK experts to aid quake operation

Streatham Guardian: Prime Minister David Cameron says the UK will do all it can to help following the earthquake in Nepal

4:38pm Saturday 25th April 2015

The UK has deployed a team of humanitarian experts to Nepal after a devastating earthquake ripped through the country, killing more than 1,000 people.

John Biggs to fight mayoral re-run

Streatham Guardian: John Biggs has been chosen by Labour to fight the Tower Hamlets mayoral election re-run

4:03pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Labour has selected its defeated candidate in last year's Tower Hamlets mayoral election to fight the re-run contest ordered by a court earlier this week.

Pochettino's men get the point

Streatham Guardian: Graziano Pelle scored a brace in Southampton's 2-2 draw with Tottenham

3:43pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Mauricio Pochettino frustrated the fans that once adored him as Tottenham twice came from behind to secure a draw on his first return to Southampton.

England wrap up nine-wicket win

Streatham Guardian: Gary Ballance hit an unbeaten 81 to help England to victory

3:43pm Saturday 25th April 2015

England wrapped up a nine-wicket victory over the West Indies after a magical morning from James Anderson and a ruthless chase from Alastair Cook and Gary Ballance secured the second Test.

Navy frigate seizes cocaine tug

Streatham Guardian: The ocean-going tug MV Hamal, as it was intercepted by the frigate HMS Somerset and Border Force cutter Valiant about 100 miles east of the Aberdeenshire coast (NCA/PA)

3:09pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Cocaine has been seized from a boat intercepted at sea by the Royal Navy and the Border Force.

Premier League joy for Watford

Streatham Guardian: Troy Deeney scored in Watford's win

2:41pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Watford won 2-0 at Brighton in the lunch-time kick-off but had to wait to celebrate promotion to the Premier League.

Jenner transgender move praised

Streatham Guardian: Kim Kardashian has praised Bruce Jenner for his admission that he is transgender

2:06pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Kardashians' reality TV star Bruce Jenner has been praised for his "bravery" in revealing that he is transgender.

Bride-to-be, 91, wants 'nice dress'

Streatham Guardian: A couple will have a combined age of 194 when they get married in June

1:46pm Saturday 25th April 2015

A woman who is set to become one of the world's oldest newly-weds when she marries her 103-year-old partner is on the lookout for "just a nice dress" to wear on the big day.

Two new arrests over street attack

Streatham Guardian: Two new arrests have been made after a football fan was attacked in the street in Wolverhampton

1:46pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Detectives have made two further arrests in connection with a street attack which left a football fan with life-threatening head injuries.

Mayweather turns up the Heat

Streatham Guardian: Floyd Mayweather, pictured, faces Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on May 2

1:43pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Floyd Mayweather senses he landed a telling psychological blow on Manny Pacquiao during a decisive moment on their path to finally agreeing a May 2 superfight in Las Vegas.

Statistics dismissed by Mourinho

Streatham Guardian: Jose Mourinho's Chelsea could take a significant step to winning the Premier League with victory at Arsenal on Sunday

1:43pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Jose Mourinho's Chelsea are yet to be beaten by Arsene Wenger's Arsenal in 12 attempts, but the Blues boss dismissed the relevance of the statistic ahead of Sunday's crucial Premier League clash.

LVG: United could have won title

Streatham Guardian: Louis van Gaal's Manchester United side are 11 points adrift of Chelsea in the Barclays Premier League

1:43pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Louis van Gaal thinks Manchester United may well have won the Barclays Premier League this year had it not been for their wretched start to the campaign.

O'Sullivan recovers from slow start

Streatham Guardian: Ronnie O'Sullivan, left, took the lead in his second round match against Matthew Stevens

1:34pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Ronnie O'Sullivan fired back to take a 5-3 lead over Matthew Stevens in the second round of the World Snooker Championship at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre on Saturday.

Murderer arrested after absconding

Streatham Guardian: William Kerr has been arrested

12:42pm Saturday 25th April 2015

A convicted murderer whose disappearance sparked a nationwide police hunt has been arrested.

Missing woman was 'dismembered'

Streatham Guardian: The body of missing Tracey Woodford in south Wales was dismembered, police have said

12:03pm Saturday 25th April 2015

The body of a missing woman found at a flat in south Wales was dismembered, police have said.

Janner-DPP claims denied by CPS

Streatham Guardian: A decision has been taken not to prosecute Lord Janner over child sex allegations

12:03pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Britain's most senior prosecutor and Lord Janner have never met, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has said.

Levy slips after fine start

Streatham Guardian: France's Alexander Levy is looking to retain his title in Shanghai

11:41am Saturday 25th April 2015

Defending champion Alexander Levy squandered a brilliant start to leave the destiny of the Volvo China Open wide open heading into Sunday's final round.

Brain fade behind own goal, PM says

Streatham Guardian: David Cameron said he supported West Ham United when he is in fact an Aston Villa fan

10:30am Saturday 25th April 2015

David Cameron has blamed getting his favourite football team wrong on "brain fade".

Fungus link in arthritis research

Streatham Guardian: Scientists at the University of Nottingham said that while their study of cordyceps mushrooms led them to believe it could be an effective painkiller

9:28am Saturday 25th April 2015

A fungus found on caterpillars could be used to relieve pain in osteoarthritis sufferers, according to researchers.

Farage 'on form' after back pain

Streatham Guardian: Ukip leader Nigel Farage enjoys a pint in Ramsgate, Kent

9:27am Saturday 25th April 2015

Nigel Farage has said "terrible" shoulder and back pain meant he was not "firing on all cylinders" during the early weeks of the election campaign but insisted he is "back on form".

Susanna Reid: I'm no flirt on Good Morning Britain

Streatham Guardian: Susanna Reid: I'm no flirt on Good Morning Britain

8:26am Saturday 25th April 2015

Susanna says some of her exchanges have been reported in a ‘mischievous’ way and her mission is just to get the “best from a guest”.

Young Schumacher shows promise

Streatham Guardian: Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, had made his Formula 4 bow

7:19am Saturday 25th April 2015

Mick Schumacher finished ninth on his Formula Four debut on Saturday as the son of seven-time Formula One world champion Michael showed racing ability runs in the family.

Advocaat backs stance on Johnson

Streatham Guardian: Sunderland's Adam Johnson, who has been charged with three offences of sexual activity with a child under 16 and one of grooming

7:03am Saturday 25th April 2015

Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat has insisted it was not a difficult decision to include Adam Johnson in his squad for Saturday's Barclays Premier League trip to Stoke.

Burgess: I've played better

Streatham Guardian: Sam Burgess, left, was named man of the match as Bath beat London Irish

6:47am Saturday 25th April 2015

Sam Burgess confessed his surprise at being named man of the match in only his second Aviva Premiership game in the blindside flanker role despite scoring one of five tries in Bath's 43-18 win against London Irish.

Smith beaming after Wolves victory

Streatham Guardian: Tony Smith's Warrington beat his old club Leeds convincingly at Headingley

6:45am Saturday 25th April 2015

Warrington coach Tony Smith admits his old club Leeds bring the best out of the Wolves as they completed a notable double over the Super League leaders.

Smith beaming after Wolves victory

Streatham Guardian: Tony Smith's Warrington beat his old club Leeds convincingly at Headingley

6:44am Saturday 25th April 2015

Warrington coach Tony Smith admits his old club Leeds bring the best out of the Wolves as they completed a notable double over the Super League leaders.

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