[This is Cornwall] - Tony Hill, 86, of Wiveliscombe, Devon, has been chosen for the honour in Barnstaple on Monday. He was originally due to be a torchbearer at the London Games, but was on the operating table at the former East Reach Hospital in Taunton, Somerset
[The Independent] - Val McDermid, 56 A best-selling crime writer, McDermid is most famous for her Dr Tony Hill series, which was adapted for TV as 'Wire in the Blood'. She divides her time between Northumberland and Manchester. After a radio show we did together about 15
[Hertfordshire Mercury] - The 22-year-old southpaw blew away Tony Hill in just 30 seconds earlier this month at the Royal Albert Hall in the first fight to be held at the London landmark in 13 years. Saunders, who lives on the Howell Caravan Park on the outskirts of Hertford
[Telegraph.co.uk] - Thirty sensational seconds was all it took for Billy Joe Saunders to stop Tony Hill for the Commonwealth middleweight title and ruthlessly underline his credentials as a potential world champion. It was a dazzling performance on a night when boxing
[Sportsvibe (blog)] - Tony Hill, who had never been stopped, had previously lost a relatively close points decision to new European middleweight champion Kerry Hope but was blown away by a brutal display of punching that left him simply covering up on the ropes.
[Henley Standard] - Scores (Peppard names) John Wingrove, Chris Mitson, John Rees ; Ron Savill, Jean Smart, Geof Mitson 19-9; Jimmy McLelland, Tony Hill, Diana Faulkner ; Liz Waterfall, David Quint, Tony Treglown ; Jenny Wingrove, Pam Beck, David Jennings
[Hampshire Chronicle] - Wayne Batten is hoping it will be the week of the underdog as Tony Hill fights for the Commonwealth title at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday. The Millbank trainer is hoping for a first champion out of his Southampton gym when the 25-year-old
[Hemel Gazette] - Goalkeeper Tony Hill also saved a penalty for The Midland. Hemel Corinthians are also through to the next round of the cup thanks to a 5-3 win at The Queens Head. Michael Dance (2), Craig Sharples, Chris Armorgie and Jack Wilson did the damage.
[Your Local Guardian] - Cleverley pulled out with a viral infection but the card still goes ahead, with the Commonwealth middleweight title fight between Billy Joe Saunders and Tony Hill now taking centre stage. Skeete is undefeated in seven professional bouts but faces a