Russia banned from Winter Olympics

Tweet The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to ban Russia from participation in next year’s Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, following the doping scandal from Sochi 2014. Furthermore, the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) was ordered to pay £15 million fine. Although, ROC has been suspended, clean Russian athletes will be allowed to compete at the Olympics under a neutral flag and anthem. The decision was revealed on Tuesday, December 5, in Switzerland by the head of the IOC Thomas Bach, after 17 months of investigation. ‘’This was an unprecedented attack…

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France clinch Davis Cup victory

Tweet Lucas Pouille claimed the fifth and decisive rubber as France lifted their tenth Davis Cup title in front of home support in Lille. Yannick Noah captained his side to victory against a talented Belgium team to win their first title since 2001. The first day’s play was even, with each country’s number one winning comfortably. France 🇫🇷 wins the #DavisCup!@la_pouille defeats Steve Darcis 63 61 60 to clinch a 10th title for the French 🏆 🎉🏆 🎉 🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 🎉🏆 pic.twitter.com/LtOw8jvNFW — Davis Cup…

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REVIEW: Playback @ De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill

Tweet A new interactive exhibition supporting young filmmakers launches at Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion. Playback is an interactive and itinerant short films exhibition hosting the works of filmmakers aged 16-24 from all over England. Over 200 films have been accurately selected – many of them are award-winning – and include an exciting variety of genres including documentaries, drama, comedy, animation and music among others. The peculiarity of the short films is, although their unique and authentic nature, their focus on contemporary underground culture and counterculture. Films include current topics…

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