Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: Why I won’t be going to the London Olympics


Iran’s president stays away but other controversial national leaders will attend, causing a headache for David Cameron President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad applauded Iran’s athletes but said he would not be going to London to watch them. Photograph: Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images Iran’s president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has said he would like to come to the London Olympics but will not be attending because Britain has “a problem” with him. His decision to stay away highlights a dilemma for the British government, which faces an unprecedented influx of leaders from unsavoury regimes for the opening ceremony on 27 July….

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Sefton Park invest in Caribbean sunshine – Liverpool Echo

Sefton Park invest in Caribbean sunshineLiverpool Echoby Jamie Bowman, Liverpool Echo THE WEST Indies cricket team are not the only recent arrivals from the Caribbean rubbing their hands together in an effort to keep warm. This week saw two Barbadian players touch down in South Liverpool as 20-year-old …