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Tony Slattery ‘moved’ by reaction to documentary

Tony Slattery ‘moved’ by reaction to documentary

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Comedian Tony Slattery has said he's been "genuinely moved" by the reaction to the documentary about his battles with depression and drug addiction.What's the Matter with Tony Slattery?, on BBC Two's Horizon on Thursday, was broadcast following a revealing article in The Guardian in 2019.The programme followed the Whose Line Is It Anyway? star as he attempted to connect the dots between his undiagnosed bipolar tendencies, drug and alcohol use, and the abuse he suffered as a child by a priest."I'm genuinely moved by all your messages of love, kindness, & support," he wrote on Twitter on Friday, paying special homage to his long-time partner Mark - "the love of my life".Slattery was an improvisational stand-up comedy TV star of the 80s and 90s, but with...
Premier League players’ NHS initiative not knee-jerk reaction – Simon Francis

Premier League players’ NHS initiative not knee-jerk reaction – Simon Francis

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Media playback is not supported on this device The Premier League players' initiative supporting the NHS was "not a knee-jerk reaction" to Health Secretary Matt Hancock talking about their wages, says Bournemouth captain Simon Francis.Francis says Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson pitched the idea to his fellow Premier League captains.Donations to the initiative will be anonymous and depend on what players are "comfortable with donating". "It's the power of everyone coming together," Francis, 35, told BBC Sport.The initiative - named #PlayersTogether - has been set up...
‘Sergio Ramos just doesn’t give a damn’ – Reaction as Real Madrid defender gets 26th career red card against Man City

‘Sergio Ramos just doesn’t give a damn’ – Reaction as Real Madrid defender gets 26th career red card against Man City

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Neil Warnock has joked Sergio Ramos clearly didn’t fancy a trip to drizzly England after he was sent off in Real Madrid’s 2-1 Champions League defeat to Manchester City. There was a familiar scene at the Bernabeu as the Spanish centre-back was given his marching orders for a last-man challenge on Gabriel Jesus. Remarkably, that was the Real Madrid captain’s first red card of the season, but it took his career total up to 26 – the third-most of any player in football history! AFP or licensors Ramos tripped Jesus when the Man City striker was clear through on goal Ramos still a way to go to catch record holder Gerardo Bedoya, the former Colombia midfielder, who was dismissed a stunning 46 times in his career. It means he will be suspended for the retur

Tyson Fury beats Deontay Wilder LIVE REACTION: AJ wants super fight NEXT but Wilder plans to trigger option for THIRD clash

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Tyson Fury is a two-time heavyweight champion of the world after producing a stunning performance to beat Deontay Wilder in their rematch by TKO. Fury dropped Wilder twice before the American’s corner threw in the towel on the seventh round, to bring an end to his unbeaten record and his reign as WBC champion. Britain […] talkSPORT

Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Reaction to Chelsea draw, Arteta on January plans and injuries, Barcelona want Aubameyang THIS MONTH

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]We’ll keep you updated with all the latest Arsenal news with the transfer window now open… ‘We left our soul at Highbury’, admits former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger Arsenal have been urged not to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa by Giles Grimandi Arteta says Chelsea game is a ‘must-win’ and suggests Arsenal may not […] talkSPORT