Team GB

Monday, July 6, 2020

Monday, July 6, 2020

Met Police accused of racism in athlete stop and search row

Met Police accused of racism in athlete stop and search row

The Metropolitan Police has defended a stop and search incident after officers were accused of racism by Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

'Beaming with pride' - Twitter reacts to Team GB's Victory Parade in London

'Beaming with pride' - Twitter reacts to Team GB's Victory Parade in London

'Beaming with pride' - Twitter reacts to Team GB's Victory Parade in London

Today Olympians and Paralympians took to the streets in Trafalgar Square to celebrate their success in the Rio Olympic Games, with huge crowds turning out to watch

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.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Rio 2016: Team GB told not to leave village after athlete robbed at gunpoint

Rio 2016: Team GB told not to leave village after athlete robbed at gunpoint

Team GB told not to leave Olympic Village after athlete robbed at gunpoint

A safety letter with a stark warning has been handed out to athletes, telling them 'it's not worth the risk'

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The likes of Adam Peaty and Jazz Carlin may have brought home medals for Team GB over the weekend, but one Brazil-based journalist says that the rows of empty seats at the stadiums may end up being the defininig image of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

"Brazilians want to win. If they're not winning, they're not interested", journalist explains empty seats at Olympic Games

Empty seats at Olympics: "If Brazilians aren't winning they're not interested"

Rio-based British journalist Matthew Skinner explains why attitude and cost mean the crowds have not yet brought into the excitement of the Games…

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

'I miss Team GB - but I don't miss cycling' - Victoria Pendleton joins Julia Harley-Brewer

'I miss Team GB - but I don't miss cycling' - Olympic cycling star Victoria Pendleton

'I miss Team GB - but I don't miss cycling', says Victoria Pendleton

The double Olympic champion tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that she is looking forward to her first Olympic Games out of the saddle, and reveals her thoughts on how Britain's cyclists will fare in Rio…