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How many days until Christmas day 2017? The festive countdown to December 25 is ON

WE’RE already more than halfway through the year and soon enough, the country will start gearing up for the festive season. It’s never too soon to start stocking up on decorations and presents, in fact sometimes doing it early can save you money – and you’ve got plenty of time, with Christmas 2017 100 DAYS away… GETTY IMAGES   Starting preparations early ... Read More »

‘Concussion’ doctor says kids shouldn’t play these sports until they’re 18

You wouldn’t let your child drink a glass of cognac or smoke a cigarette, so why would you send him out on a football field to risk brain damage? It’s a question Dr. Bennet Omalu — a forensic pathologist whose discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy was portrayed in the Will Smith film “Concussion” — wants parents to consider. He warns that children who play ... Read More »

How many days until Christmas? The 2017 festive countdown has started

WE’RE more than halfway through the year and the shops will soon be gearing up and stacking their shelves ready for Christmas. It’s never too early to stock up on decorations and presents or start making your list for Santa, as Christmas 2017 is in fact a mere 144 DAYS away. GETTY IMAGES Starting preparations early can help make the festive period ... Read More »

Koeman to stick with experience until youngsters step up

Everton manager Ronald Koeman will continue to stick with his veteran first-team players because the club’s academy graduates are not ready to make the step up into the Premier League. For last weekend’s loss at Southampton, Koeman selected five players over 30 and only striker Romelu Lukaku and midfielder Ross Barkley were under 27. “We have young players but when ... Read More »

Frome Town boss Nick Bunyard banned until 2019 for betting against own team

The Football Association has suspended Frome Town boss Nick Bunyard from all football until 2019 for betting against teams he managed. An FA commission has found that from September 2014 to April 2016 Bunyard placed 45 bets against Frome and his former club Paulton Rovers. FA rules prohibit anyone involved in the game from betting on any football match that ... Read More »