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Posts Tagged: Olympics
A patriotic celebration.
Tracey Crouch: The heroes of Team GB have inspired the nation – we must harness that feeling for good
Rio has shown once more how sport can lift the spirits of the nation and bring the country together.
UK Sport’s effectiveness rests on a brutality which ministers might be uncomfortable to apply to the economy.
Third in London; second in Rio (at present). It wouldn’t have happened without the National Lottery.
The most senior Minister in place at home has a great task before him – helping his country find a new international role (and restoring the morale of an exhausted department).
Plus: Trump’s folly, Miliband’s mess, my first West Ham game at the Olympic Stadium – and Margaret Thatcher, Queen of Game Shows.