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Capital One Cup Travel News

Aug 24, 2015 16:49 BST London Midland London Midland will be supporting local football fans with 21 extra services for Tuesday night’s Capital One cup games. For more information about London Midland trains and to plan your journey go to www.londonmidland.com

BACK OF THE NET! NORTH EAST FOOTBALL RIVALS UNITE TO KICK OFF VIRGIN TRAIN TRAVEL DISCOUNT SCHEME

Aug 05, 2015 11:19 BST Virgin Trains East Coast ​Virgin Trains East Coast works with Newcastle United and Sunderland fans to promote safer, cheaper and more flexible match day travel.

Walking football growing in popularity

Jun 22, 2015 11:16 BST Moray Council Walking football sessions for the over-50s have come on leaps and bounds since being introduced in Moray earlier this year

 From Walsall to Wembley - Travel Advice for Sunday's Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final

Mar 17, 2015 09:41 GMT London Midland ​London Midland is advising Wembley-bound Walsall fans to change trains at Harrow and Wealdstone this Sunday (22 March). To help ease the journey to the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final, London Midland trains will be making additional stops at Harrow and Wealdstone station.Here you can make an easy connection to Wembley Central using London Underground and London Overground rail services.

Mar 11, 2015 11:51 GMT Sentiment An online petition calling for the BBC to "reinstate" Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been signed by more than 300,000 people. Clarkson, 54, was suspended after a "fracas" with a BBC producer thought to work on the show. Sunday's episode of Top Gear will not be shown, and it is understood the two final episodes in the series will also be dropped.

Sep 16, 2014 16:01 BST Major golf Cheshire, September 16th 2014 - Former England football star David Platt has launched a brand new professional golf tour aimed at giving raw talent an opportunity to develop through the ranks.

Aug 27, 2014 10:45 BST H&T Pawnbrokers Pre-WW1 medal saved from melting

Every goal counts: VW makes UNESCO Foundation donation

Jul 11, 2014 12:27 BST Volkswagen UK As the partner of six national soccer teams, the Volkswagen brand is donating 1,000 Euro for each goal scored by its partner teams in Brazil to the UNESCO Foundation – Education for Children in Need. Under the motto of “Goals for Good”, the total amount accumulated to date for a charitable project is currently 43,000 Euro.

Get in on the action! Watch 2014 FIFA World Cup™ highlights on a Sony 4K TV in a store near you

Jun 18, 2014 11:22 BST Sony

Will your relationship survive the World Cup? The UK's leading extramarital dating site IllictEncounters.com, reveals results of the largest ever World Cup relationship survey.

Jun 17, 2014 11:47 BST IllicitEncounters.com • 53% of women admit cheating because their partner would rather watch football than have sex. • 12% of men would forgo sex for a year for World Cup final tickets. • Revealed: the Sexiest footballers and WAGs. • 78% of faithful women would be tempted to stray during the World Cup. • The most unfaithful World Cup team fans. • Scotland: not qualifying means more action in the bedroom.