The complicated, and controversial, bid had been subject to the Premier League’s owners’ and directors’ test for 17 weeks when the consortium walked away. Since then Ashley has made a concerted attempt to revive negotiations and he and Reuben Brothers have made separate statements stating they remain “committed to the deal”. … [Read more...] about More than 70,000 Newcastle fans sign petition demanding takeover answers
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What happens regarding promotion and relegation if seasons are stopped? There are no regulations governing this so it is impossible to say for sure. But I expect promotion and relegation to be scrapped for a season other than for clubs in adjacent divisions whose fates have already been decided before the season shuts down. That would require at least one team’s relegation to have already been confirmed and a team in the division below also having already secured promotion. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus Q&A: La Liga suspended – will the Premier League, Champions League and Olympics be next? Your questions answered
But now, here in Poland, I was seeing the reality. In one vast, windowless warehouse, hundreds of young pigs were visible under the artificial lights: moving, squealing, eating, shitting. The unmistakable waft of animal waste and chemicals. Lame and injured pigs – one had an abnormal growth the size of a grapefruit, some looked emaciated, others appeared sick – and dead animals left abandoned on the ground, live pigs rustling around the carcasses. On the wall, charts recording the animals that had died – so-called mortality records – and medication sheets detailing the antibiotics that could be used. … [Read more...] about ‘One thing I’ve learned about modern farming – we shouldn’t do it like this’
Coronavirus: The consequences for tourism The Oktoberfest in Munich has been cancelled The Oktoberfest has been cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bavaria's premier Markus Söder and Munich's mayor Dieter Reiter announced the decision on Tuesday (April 21). "It pains us, and it is a great pity", said Söder. But in times of the coronavirus, the danger of infection at the folk festival, which attracts about six million visitors annually, would just be too great. … [Read more...] about Is the second coronavirus wave already here?