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Scotland v Israel: Armstrong, Tierney & Christie out after positive Covid test

Scotland v Israel: Armstrong, Tierney & Christie out after positive Covid test

Sports
Venue: Hampden Park Date: Thursday 8 October Kick-off: 19:45 BSTCoverage: Listen live on Radio Scotland & online; text commentary on BBC Sport website & appStuart Armstrong, Kieran Tierney and Ryan Christie will all miss Scotland's Euro 2020 play-off semi-final against Israel on Thursday after the former tested positive for Covid-19.Armstrong was the only member of the squad to return a positive test. But Arsenal defender Tierney and Celtic attacker Christie must self-isolate for 14 days from Tuesday after being identified as close contacts.They will also miss Nations League ties with Slovakia and the Czech Republic.Head coach Steve Clarke also revealed that defenders Scott McKenna and Liam Palmer, and attacker Oliver Burke, will be absent for all three matches through injury.Furth...
Neil Armstrong – the man behind the legend

Neil Armstrong – the man behind the legend

Science
Neil Armstrong is one of the most famous people in human history. When he returned from the Moon, he was feted by kings and queens, presidents and prime ministers. He was Captains America and Kirk rolled into one - with a touch of President John F Kennedy.He had the world at his feet, but instead of embracing his celebrity status he retreated from public life.The public knew little about this enigmatic man. But now we are gaining a glimpse of the real Neil.There was a sense that he was reclusive. Perhaps the experience of the lunar mission had left him somehow traumatised, because life on Earth seemed an anticlimax after the heights of reaching the Moon.He did not enjoy giving interviews, so his silence gave space for such rumour...
Simon Cowell 'reaches out to Lisa Armstrong after brutal BGT axe'

Simon Cowell 'reaches out to Lisa Armstrong after brutal BGT axe'

Entertainment
Following a year of turmoil after her divorce from I’m A Celeb hit presenter Ant McPartlin, Lisa Armstrong took some much needed time out in the LA sunshine to recuperate earlier this year.In fact, she loved her time there so much, it looks like she might be heading back permanently with a new job in tow.Early this month, the 42-year-old took to Twitter hinting about the move.Being axed from the much-loved TV show Britain’s Got Talent before Ant’s return in January, many flooded social media with their support. Related Articles Liking a whole host of LA-based tweets, must have got the talented makeup artist thinking.One of the posts in question read: “Lisa guess what? The movie capital of the world aka Hollywood&n...
Breakfast with a side of bashing: Lisa Armstrong likes tweet SLAMMING ex Ant McPartlin

Breakfast with a side of bashing: Lisa Armstrong likes tweet SLAMMING ex Ant McPartlin

Entertainment
Ant McPartlin and Lisa Armstrong officially ended their 11-marriage last week.Strictly Come Dancing makeup artist Lisa was granted a divorce on the grounds of adultery.Since Ant announced the pair were parting ways in January, Lisa has unexpectedly gained a celebrity status.With this has come a wealth of support from her considerably-larger social media following. Related Articles “Major girl code breach” Twitter user The 41-year-old is often “liking” supportive tweets from her fans, telling Lisa to “stay strong” and “hold her head up high”.However, since the divorce was announced, some of her supporters’ tweets have taken a decidedly more unsavoury tone.Keen t...
Lisa Armstrong commands attention in sheer top as she flaunts transformation

Lisa Armstrong commands attention in sheer top as she flaunts transformation

Entertainment
The former pop star sought solace in Los Angeles, California, in early 2018, following her split from her husband of 12 years, Ant McPartlin, 42.In a matter of weeks, Lisa Armstrong  has transformed her look a number of times, dying her trademark brunette locks blonde, before settling on a lilac hairstyle.And the 41-year-old has continued to showcase her quirky style since returning to work on Strictly Come Dancing, where she serves as the head of hair and makeup.Stepping out in London today, the former Deuce singer donned a sheer-panelled black top, which she paired with cropped jeans. Related Articles Seemingly a fan of mesh material, Lisa added a pair of sheer, fishnet-inspired socks as she completed her look with gold trainers.Sporting oversized sungla...