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Cheap computer games and falling fuel prices causes inflation to slow, ONS finds 

UK inflation slowed last month on the back of falling motor fuel and computer game prices, official statisticians have revealed. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased to 1.7% in February. Inflation was reported at 1.8% in January, after the cost of energy and aeroplane tickets […]

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Cheryl Gibson
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Edmonton sport
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Swimming

Edmonton swimmer reflects on missing 1980 Olympics as COVID-19 potentially threatens 2020 Games – Edmonton

The International Olympic Committee seems adamant that the 2020 Summer Olympics will go ahead in Japan. However, with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, things are changing on a daily basis, so there’s no doubt the Games will remain up in the air for the next few weeks. READ MORE: Tokyo Olympics torch ceremony downsized over COVID-19 […]

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Games Inbox
Gaming

Games Inbox: Are you getting the Pokémon Sword/Shield expansion pass?

Will you be paying for more Sword and Shield? (pic: The Pokémon Company) The Friday Inbox discusses the advantages of consoles over streaming, as one reader calls Luigi’s Mansion 2 one of the games of the decade. To join in with the discussions yourself email [email protected]   Pretty whelmedI’ve no idea if fans are going […]

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Beijing 2022
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Winter Games

#Beijing2022 Winter Games organizer recruits volunteers globally

The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics organizer plans to recruit 27,000 volunteers for the Winter Games and 12,000 volunteers for Winter Paralympic Games by the end of June 2021. The plan was announced at Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Launch Ceremony for Global Recruitment of Games Volunteers in Beijing on Thursday, December 5, which […]

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Patriots booed by their fans halfway through first regular season home loss in 20 games

Like the New England Patriots or not, it’s difficult to deny that officiating played a role in their loss to the Kansas City Chiefs that, ahem, one of us correctly predicted. When Bill Belichick had to use his second and final challenge to get a Travis Kelce fumble ruled correctly, he had none left for […]

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