Rio Olympics

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Charlie Webster has made a miraculous recovery from malaria

'It was either death or brain damage': Charlie Webster recounts her horrific malaria ordeal

'It was either death or brain damage': Charlie Webster recounts malaria ordeal

TV star talks to Andy Jaye about her miraculous recovery from malaria last year

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Twitter reacts to Ryan Lochte's 10 month ban from 'swimming'

BBC makes Ryan Lochte gaffe, internet punishment is swift

BBC makes Ryan Lochte gaffe, internet punishment is swift

The BBC tweeted that Ryan Lochte had been banned from swimming for 10 months, which was never likely to escape the eyes of Twitter.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

The olympian joined Julia Hartley-Brewer in the studio

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

'victoRIOus' aircraft brings Team GB athletes home

GB Olympic homecoming: All the details of the 'victORIOus' plane and what happened on board

GB Olympic homecoming: The inside story of the 'victORIOus' flight

The flight home for British athletes was included far more extravagance than usual. We take a look inside the cabin...

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

'There is a propaganda element' to the Olympic Games, says journalist David Conn

Olympics 2016: Beware Team GB propaganda, says sports finance expert David Conn

Don't be seduced by Team GB 'propaganda' warns David Conn

Guardian journalist suggests the government is using sport to suggest everything is fine in the country, just like 'despicable regimes' of the past.

Jon Holmes investigates closing ceremonies

Rio Olympics v Edinburgh Fringe - Jon Holmes looks at closing ceremonies

Rio Olympics v Edinburgh Fringe - Jon Holmes looks at closing ceremonies

talkRADIO's Jon Holmes looks at what Edinburgh can learn from Brazil in its closing ceremony for the Fringe festival

Daily Mail journalist Peter Hitchens savages the Olympics

Rio2016: Britain 'cares far too much about the Olympics'

Britain cares far too much about the Olympics, says Peter Hitchens

Mail On Sunday journalist Peter Hitchens blasted 'the fuss' Britain and other countries create around the competition

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Justin Rose

GB Olympic Parade: Government announces events in London and Manchester

Government announces Olympic celebrations to be held in London and Manchester

There will be a parade through the streets of Manchester and another as yet unspecified event in the capital in October after the Paralympians have returned from Rio.