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Andy Murray column: My first Wimbledon, the Lions, and learning from boxing

Media playback is not supported on this device Wimbledon 2017 on the BBC Venue: All England Club Dates: 3-16 July Starts: 11:30 BST Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and app. Click for full times. When I first played at Wimbledon I ate pizza before my matches and was staying in someone’s basement, so I’ve come a pretty long way. I didn’t actually know that I was through to my 10th Wimbledon quarter-final until someone told me…

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Patients with learning disabilities missing out on health checks

Patients in England with learning disabilities are missing out on vital health checks, NHS data shows. These include cancer screening, blood pressure checks and mental health assessments. Only about half of women with learning disabilities in England received breast cancer screening last year, compared with about 70% of eligible women overall. NHS England said the number having an annual health check was on the rise. Fewer than half of patients received the recommended annual health check. This meant they were not accessing support including checks for epilepsy and chronic conditions…

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Learning to cook is as easy as ABC

I am elbow deep in dough, kneading, rolling and pressing at precise intervals to get the texture just so. “Ooh, you’re doing such a good job,” says my instructor, a cheerful young girl with a sweet smile and the rah-rah enthusiasm of a cheerleader. Later, I watch in awe as my cinnamon rolls and sliced chicken ham and mayonnaise bread emerge from the oven, looking so picture perfect, I find myself surreptitiously whipping out my phone to take a congratulatory picture. The other girls who have also taken the bread-making class…

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