Fire Minister Brandon Lewis probably had a fair idea what Sir Ken Knight would deliver when he asked him to conduct an "independent" report into fire and rescue services in England.
As LGBT activists worldwide celebrate anti-homophobia day we are reminded of prevailing prejudice
Football: Arsenal and Tottenham are braced for a nervy final day of the Premier League season as both London clubs bid to claim a place in next season’s Champions League.
Football: Any hope Hibernian had of securing Leigh Griffiths for free this summer have been extinguished after Wolves confirmed today they were taking up the option of extending his contract.
Football: Alex Ferguson will manage Manchester United for the final — and 1,500th — time at West Brom on Sunday.
Football: Former England winger Chris Waddle claims the retiring David Beckham would not rank in the top 1,000 Premier League players.
Boxing: He goes by the name “Lights Out,” but Britain’s Lee Purdy is hoping to have his name in bright lights this weekend in Atlantic City as he gets an unexpected crack at a world title.
This week Alex talks about the team’s poor start to the Women’s Super League season, a triple header against Bristol Academy and next week’s Champions League final at Stamford Bridge...
Football: Bradford captain Gary Jones will be hoping to break his Wembley duck when the Bantams take on Northampton in Saturday afternoon’s League Two play-off final (Sky Sports 1, 1pm).
Racing: The outstanding race on Saturday afternoon is the Group One JLT Lockinge Stakes at Newbury (3.50). With the going on the fast side of good I reckon we could see the highly progressive Fencing make the jump back up to the top grade.
Football: Tributes poured in for David Beckham today after the England and Manchester United legend confirmed he will hang up his boots at the end of the season.