Millward strikes gold in Rio

November 30 - Britain enjoyed another evening of success at the IPC World Short Course Championships in Rio de Janeiro after Stephanie Millward (pictured) claimed gold in the SM9 200 metres individual medley, finishing ahead of team-mate Claire Cashmore.

Adlington's mother blames BBC for Boyle scandal

November 4 - Rebecca Adlington's mother Kay (pictured) has blamed the BBC for putting her daughter in the spotlight after they made public that they had taken no action against comedian Frankie Boyle after he had made "humiliating" comments about the double Olympic gold medallist.