Midfielder Stephen Ireland has signed a three-year contract to remain at Stoke.
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Red Bull will move forward following their failed appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's season-opening Australian Grand Prix in order to focus on this weekend's race in China.
Captain Ed Joyce hit his second hundred of the match to put Sussex on the brink of victory number two, over Warwickshire at Edgbaston, at the start of their LV= County Championship Division One campaign.
Olympic champion Luke Campbell has announced he is taking a break from boxing after his father was diagnosed with cancer.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez is all too aware of the threat Crystal Palace pose to his side's top-four dreams.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has admitted he may be powerless to stop star striker Diego Costa joining Chelsea in the summer.
Aston Villa have suspended assistant manager Ian Culverhouse and head of football operations Gary Karsa "pending an internal investigation".
A sombre memorial service took place at Anfield to mark 25 years since the Hillsborough disaster claimed the lives of 96 Liverpool fans.
- Pair injured in Willington collision
- Bedfordshire firefighters to strike as FBU announces further action next week
- Footballer Ian Wright at Woburn to take part in charity golf match
- Dave Lee Travis of Bedfordshire denies charge of indecently assaulting a woman
- Promotion-winning Luton Town will have open top bus parade and civic reception on Sunday May 4
- BREAKING: Person injured after suspected building collapse on town hall site in Bedford
- Bedford and Kempston schools on alert as young girl attacked by man with a knife
- Body found in River Great Ouse on Bedford's Embankment
- UPDATE: Man taken to hospital after roof collapse on town hall site in Bedford
- BREAKING: Traffic queueing between Black Cat roundabout and Great Barford because of overturned Land Rover
- Jealous lover from Kempston abused ex and attacked her house and car