Laura Muir targets world indoor and European glory after 70-hour weeks

  • Published in Sports
• Muir has fitted training around completing veterinary degree
• 24-year-old named BAWA female athlete of the year

Laura Muir has said she will target world indoor and European glory next year despite working for up to 70 hours a week at an equine hospital in Glasgow while she completes her veterinary degree.

Muir, who was named female athlete of the

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Dutch rail infrastructure chief vows train will overtake plane

Dutch rail infrastructure chief vows train will overtake planeMauritsvink Ad Boer via Wikimedia Commons

European railway companies are stepping up their efforts to make trains a viable alternative to planes by cutting ticket prices and speeding up journey times, the Telegraaf reported on Thursday.

Dutch ProRail chief Piers Eringa, the new chairman of European rail body EIM, says that ‘smashing the competition’

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The Netherlands must prepare for a hard Brexit, senior MPs say

The Netherlands must prepare for a hard Brexit, senior MPs say The Dutch government should make serious plans to deal with a hard Brexit, which could well become a reality now talks are running into problems, senior MPs warn in a new report.

The report, produced by parliament’s European affairs committee, states that a no-deal Brexit must be considered a real option. This would be a ‘chaotic scenario’ with no

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