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'Just like the sport, the hijab is a part of me'
…22-year-old Maty Niang is a law student living in Senegal with a passion for the circus, an art little known in her country. Some of her relatives think this activity isn't compatible with her faith, but she advocates that she can do both…


Disability sport: Prosthetic feet help amputees snowboard
… and more sports previously inaccessible to them. BBC Click reporter Kat Hawkins had her…


What happens when sport and politics collide in Iran
…As Iranian sports fans sat down to watch the 2018 Fifa World Cup draw from…. But football was not the only arena in which sport and politics clashed in Iran in recent… involving wrestling and the second a South Asian team sport called Kabaddi. In both…


BBC live page: Updates for the West of England
…Live news, sport, travel and weather updates for the West of England…


BBC South East Sport's Unsung Hero award won by signing hockey coach
… Russell BBC South East Sport's Unsung Hero award. Now she is off to the BBC Sports


BBC Local Live: Channel Islands on Friday 15 December 2017
…Deputy David de Lisle resigns from education role. Inter-island ferry: Operators can submit their plans. Jersey development levy debate 'a waste of time'. Liberation inter-island trip cancelled. Updates on Friday 15 December 2017.…


BBC Local Live: Devon and Cornwall on Friday 15 December 2017
…Cornwall local football manager Trevor Mewton dies. Plymouth Pryzm nightclub deaths: Inquests due to open. Police renew appeal for missing Devon teenager. Two motorists injured in two serious A30 crashes. People finding it more difficult…


Sunderland players sport Bradley Lowery shirts
…A fundraising campaign in honour of Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery has been launched by the club. The six-year-old, from Blackhall Colliery in County Durham, died from a rare type of cancer in July. During the home game against Millwall…


Yorkshire breaking news: Latest updates
…Man hurt in early morning 'substance' attack in Halifax. Scathing report on Sheffield-Rotherham tram-train pilot. Yorkshire devolution deal 'could be done' - MP. Man jailed for 16 years for child sexual offences. HS2 redundancy pay 'shockin…


BBC Local Live: Updates from North East England on Friday 15 December 2017
…Updates on Friday 15 December 2017…