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Royal wedding 2018: Who's paying?

Royal wedding 2018: Who's paying?

Business
From choosing the cake to the flowers and even the chair-covers, anyone who's ever planned a wedding knows it can be eye-wateringly expensive. But when it comes to royal weddings - with all the VIPs, security and extra extravagance - the bill runs into millions.So what do we know about the expected cost of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, and how much will the taxpayer be paying towards it?Security costThe wedding will be held in Windsor. And crowds in excess of 100,000 people are expected to descend on the town.Invitations have been sent to 600 guests, with a further 200 invited to the couple's evening receptionOn top of that, 1,200 members of the public will attend the grounds of Windsor Castle.Managing these sorts of numbers requires substanti...
World Cup 2018: Alan Shearer, Frank Lampard & Rio Ferdinand part of BBC team in Russia

World Cup 2018: Alan Shearer, Frank Lampard & Rio Ferdinand part of BBC team in Russia

Sports
Former England trio Alan Shearer, Frank Lampard and Rio Ferdinand will join the BBC's Fifa World Cup 2018 coverage from Russia next month.Germany's 1990 World Cup winner Jurgen Klinsmann, Ivory Coast's all-time leading scorer Didier Drogba and Pablo Zabaleta, who played for beaten finalists Argentina in 2014, will add an international perspective to the Match of the Day studio in Moscow.The BBC will televise 33 live games, including England's two opening Group G matches against Tunisia and Panama. Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker leads the BBC coverage throughout the tournament, which starts on 14 June. ...
The richest under-30 footballers in the UK in 2018 ranked by net worth, including Bale, Ozil and Pogba

The richest under-30 footballers in the UK in 2018 ranked by net worth, including Bale, Ozil and Pogba

Sports
Sunday, May 13, 2018 It's not exactly an unknown fact that footballers are paid astronomical sums of money, especially those playing in the Premier League. But just which footballers are the wealthiest in the United Kingdom? The Sunday Times Rich List 2018 has been released and reveals all, with the top young sports stars including the likes of Anthony Joshua and Rory McIlroy. talkSPORT have dug through the data and present to you the richest under-30 footballers in the UK, ranked by their 2018 net worth. You can see the results by clicking the right arrow, above, and can see the entire Rich List via The Sunday Times *Young rich list features only footballers aged under 30 Let's block ads! (Why?)
World Cup 2018 news: England told to practice penalties like Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo by the FA to end shootout heartache

World Cup 2018 news: England told to practice penalties like Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo by the FA to end shootout heartache

Sports
England players line up at the 2006 World Cup in Germany to take their penaltiesSunday, May 6, 2018England are confident they have worked out why they do so poorly in oenalty shoot-outs at major tournaments – they take their spot-kicks too slowly.The Football Association have been working diligently to try and understand why the Three Lions have failed so miserably in shoot-outs before heading to Russia for the World Cup.According to the Sunday Telegraph, they have encouraged players to harangue each other while taking part in indoor golf putting competitions and copy the technique employed by Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.Cristiano Ronaldo takes his time before striking a penalty“We’ve got a research team on it to come back with some interesting findings,” FA technical director
Netflix: What's coming and going in May 2018

Netflix: What's coming and going in May 2018

Entertainment
April 25 (UPI) -- Netflix watchers can catch family films Coco, Shrek, High School Musical 3: Senior Year and Mamma Mia! in May, along with Season 4 of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.The streaming site released a list of the movies, TV shows, comedy specials and documentaries coming and going next month. Here's the full list of what's being added to Netflix in May:Date not announcedArrow Season 6 Dynasty Season 1 Riverdale Season 2 Supernatural Season 1 The Flash Season 4 May 127: Gone Too SoonA Life of Its Own: The Truth About Medical MarijuanaAmélieBarbie Dreamhouse Adventures Season 1 Beautiful GirlsDarcGod's Own CountryHachi: A Dog's TaleHarold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo BayHellboy II: The Golden ArmyHigh School Musical 3: Senior YearJohn Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous Live at Radio City -