Formula

Double amputee teen racing driver makes comeback

This time last year Billy Monger was being tipped by many as the next Lewis Hamilton. He was 17 and a star of Formula 4 racing but after a horrific accident in April 2017, he had both his lower legs amputated. Billy spoke to BBC Breakfast about making a comeback as a stunt driver.

Football

UK snow: Women’s Super League 1 & horse racing hit by snow & ice

A summary of the snow and ice risk warnings across the UK Three Women’s Super League 1 games have been postponed because of the freezing conditions and snow across the UK on Sunday. Yeovil Town Ladies v Reading Women, Arsenal Women v Liverpool Ladies and Birmingham City Ladies v Bristol City Women have succumbed to […]

Football

UK snow: Aintree & Chepstow racing on but Scottish football affected

Louise Lear explains the potential impact of Sunday’s forecast snow Saturday’s racing at Aintree, Wolverhampton, Sandown and Chepstow is on despite weather warnings for snow and ice across large parts of the UK. Conditions are expected to ease through Saturday, with the heavier snow forecast overnight into Sunday. Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Falkirk in the […]

Formula

Lewis Hamilton: Could a vegan diet hamper his ‘racing edge’?

Lewis Hamilton leads the 2017 Formula 1 driver standings by 28 points Lewis Hamilton is going vegan. The three-times Formula 1 world champion announced he was taking up the plant-based diet before the Singapore Grand Prix earlier this month. His reasons behind the change are commendable but could such a significant alteration to his diet […]