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29 May 1968
Manchester Utd are first English club to win the title
1968 is a year that Man Utd fans will continue to honor as the team walked away as champions of the European Cup. Playing against Portuguese team Benfica, the English team won by four goals to one.
May 6 2014
Student became the first to run a mile in under 4 minutes!
Sixty years ago, on this Spring day, medical student Roger Bannister became the first person in history to run a mile in under four minutes.
Christmas is less than 2 weeks away so make sure you don't miss your chance to visit Santa in his grotto along with all those magical Christmas markets for some last minute treats.
For the evening get ready for some great Christmas TV, including Celebrity Juice and of course the long awaited for X Factor final!
Check out what's on this weekend:
19th November 1969
Brazilian soccer player Pelé scores the 1000th goal of his professional career.
In 1969, playing against Vasco da Gama in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium, Brazilian soccer great Pele scored his 1000th professional goal.
It was a major milestone in an illustrious career that included three World Cup championships.
9th November 2013
This weekend marks the introduction of teams from Leagues One and Two into the Football Association’s flagship cup competition, the imaginatively-titled FA Cup. We’ll officially refer to it as the ‘First Round’ (or perhaps ‘Round One’ if we’re feeling crazy) all across the nation’s media, but the reality is that some of the teams still in this year’s tournament could have endured four previous ‘qualifying’ rounds.
Ready for the weekend? Let's help you plan for it by seeing What's On.
The new Bridget Jones novel, the X Factor final 12 and a remake of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet (starring Douglas Booth), check out what's on this weekend!
The only way is Vegas this weekend with TOWIES' 2 hour special. More big TV, music and sports, check out What's On this weekend.
Headlining this weekend, in the battle for our viewings, is the return of Strictly's live shows and X Factor bootcamp. There's also a one off special of a certain hit office show that's not to miss!
However, If you do feel like moving of the sofa, we've got our cinema release of the week and Union J's book signing tour dates... Enjoy!