By Tania Snuggs, news reporter Ed Sheeran has won a fight to keep a pub sign he put up without permission at his country estate in Suffolk, dedicated to his wife.The singer-songwriter, worth an estimated £160m, was told to take down the 16ft (4m) plaque, which reads The Lancaster Lock - after Cherry Lancaster Seaborn. Image: Both signs were considered 'not to impact' neighbouring properties. Pic: East Suffolk Council The Thinking Out Loud singer is also allowed to keep a smaller, swinging style pub sign outside his Grade II-listed barn, which is said to be joined to his mansion by an underground tunnel.In a U-turn, East Suffolk Council said the signage "is not illuminated and it would not impact
magpies swoop The Spaniard is coming to the end of his contract at Old Trafford and Magpies are ready to swoop Rafa Benitez wants to sign Juan Mata this summer – if he remains Newcastle United manager. The Spaniard has yet to confirm whether he will stay at St James’ Park beyond this season but is making plans should he continue. GETTY Juan Mata looks to be on his way out of Man United after five years at the club And, according to The Sun, one of his top targets is Mata. The Spanish playmaker is out of contract at the end of June and has failed to agree a new deal. The 31-year-old has been linked with a return to his native Spain but Newcastle are now planning to offer him the chance to remain in the Premier League. Benitez is keen
May 11 (UPI) -- Veteran defensive tackle Al Woods has signed with the Seattle Seahawks, according to his agency. Woods, 32, played two games for Seattle in 2011. He started 24 games over the last two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts. Woods had 24 tackles in 14 games last season. He began his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2010. His agency, SportsTrustAdvisors disclosed the terms but NFL Media reported Woods signed a one-year contract worth $ 2.25 million. Woods previously visited the Lions this offseason. He left Detroit without a contract. Seattle signed defensive end Ziggy Ansah earlier this week. Ansah was a first-round pick of the Lions in 2013 and has 48 career sacks. Let's block ads! (Why?) Sports News - UPI.com
April 29 (UPI) -- The Carolina Panthers added some punch to their backfield Monday by signing undrafted rookie free agent Elijah Holyfield. Holyfield's name wasn't called during the 2019 NFL Draft. He is the son of four-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield. The former Georgia running back had 1,018 yards and seven scores on 159 carries during his junior season for the Bulldogs. The Panthers also signed Utah safety Corrion Ballard, Nichols State wide receiver Damion Jeanpiere Jr. and California linebacker Jordan Kunaszyk. Holyfield ran an underwhelming 4.78-second 40-yard dash at the 2019 NFL scouting combine. He also did 26 reps on the bench press, had a vertical jump of 29.5 inches and a broad jump of 118 inches. The 5-foot-10, 217-pound running back projects as an NFL bac...
NICE TRIP England's World Cup hero could be sold for Spurs as they attempt an overhaul of their squad Tottenham Hotspur right-back Kieran Trippier is being coveted by both Manchester United and Napoli, according to reports. The England star’s career in north London is hanging in the balance after a poor season following his World Cup heroics. Tottenham right-back Kieran Trippier could be set to leave the club. Trippier, 28, has been the weak link in Mauricio Pochettino’s side this campaign with an own goal against Chelsea and a missed penalty against Crystal Palace in the FA Cup just two of his worst moments, while injuries have also harmed his form. This hasn’t deterred his suitors, according to Gianluca Di Marzio, though with Man United kee