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Nicola Adams

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Gender Female
Age 40
Web_site www.nicola-adams.com
Date of birth October 26,1982
Zodiac sign Scorpio
Born Leeds
United Kingdom
Height 164 (cm)
Weight 51 (kg)
Parents Denver Adams
Innocent Adams
Gold medalsBoxing at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women's flyweight
Job Professional Boxer
Education University Centre at Leeds City College
Hopwood Hall College
Bradford College
Books Believe
Believe: Boxing, Olympics and My Life Outside the Ring
SiblingsKurtis Adams
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Nicola Virginia Adams OBE is a British former professional boxer who competed from 2017 to 2019. She retired with an undefeated record and held the WBO female flyweight title in 2019.

Princess of Wales Kate pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth at carol service

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... Readings were delivered by the Prince of Wales, Dame Kristin Scott Thomas, and Nicola Adams...

Strictly's John and Johannes boost interest in same-sex dancing

Strictly's John and Johannes boost interest in same-sex dancing
Dec 17,2021 4:17 am

... The duo of John Whaite and Johannes Radebe follow last year s first same-sex team of Nicola Adams and Katya Jones, who had to pull out because of Covid-19...

MOBOs: Dave and Little Simz among nominations

MOBOs: Dave and Little Simz among nominations
Nov 11,2021 4:34 pm

... Other names honoured in recent events include Krept & Konan, Nicola Adams, Skepta, Lenny Henry, Ms Dynamite and Sam Smith...

How many statues of black people are there?

How many statues of black people are there?
Jun 13,2020 2:38 am

... Those include boxer Nicola Adams, musician Jazzie B and Spurs footballer Ledley King, are recorded, but may not be taken into account, traditional statues...

General election 2019: The politics of power in Yorkshire

General election 2019: The politics of power in Yorkshire
Feb 16,2020 8:56 am

... Leeds boxer Nicola Adams was one of seven Yorkshire athletes to win gold at the London Olympics On the streets of Sheffield, Dr Cole s analysis seems to chime with potential voters...

Greta Thunberg to guest edit Radio 4's Today programme

Greta Thunberg to guest edit Radio 4's Today programme
Feb 16,2020 8:29 am

... Previous guest editors of the show have included the Duke of Sussex, Angelina Jolie, former House of Commons speaker John Bercow and David Dimbleby, as well as Sir Lenny Henry, Nicola Adams, Tracey Emin, Professor Stephen Hawking and Sir Richard Branson...

Nicola Adams retirement: The pros and cons of boxing

Nicola Adams retirement: The pros and cons of boxing
Feb 16,2020 8:01 am

...Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has retired from boxing over fears she could lose her sight...

Nicola Adams: 'I've paved the way for female boxers'

Nicola Adams: 'I've paved the way for female boxers'
Feb 16,2020 7:54 am

...Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has announced her retirement from boxing over fears she could lose her eyesight...

Greta Thunberg to guest edit Radio 4's Today programme

Feb 16,2020 3:36 am

Environmental activist, Greta Thunberg is to appear as one of the Christmas guest editors of Radio 4 's Today programme.

The 16-year-old campaigner will be one of five high-profile people who will take over the programme during the festive period, As Is tradition.

The Others include Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry and Supreme Court president Baroness Hale of Richmond.

George The Poet and journalist Charles Moore will also take the reins.

(L-R) Baroness Hale of Richmond, Grayson Perry , George The Poet and Charles Moore

They will each guest edit an edition of the Radio 4 programme between Boxing Day and New Year 's Eve.

Thunberg was nominated for this year's Nobel Peace Prize, after spearheading a global movement demanding world leaders take action over Climate Change . It led to co-ordinated school strikes across the globe.

The Swedish activist's name is synonymous with The Fight to save The Planet . Thunberg's voice appears on the opening track of the forthcoming album by the popular UK Rock Band , The 1975 .

"We are right now at the beginning of a climate and ecological crisis. And we need to call it what it is: an emergency," Thunberg is heard saying on The Track .

Thunberg will speak to The World 's leading Climate Change figures and hear from frontline activists, the BBC said.

She has also commissioned reports from the Antarctic and Zambia, as well as a Mishal Husain interview with The Governor of The Bank of England, Mark Carney .

Greta Thunberg speaking at the Climate Action Summit in New York City in September.

Elsewhere, Baroness Hale will give Today a tour of the Supreme Court and explore the concept of Coercive Control . while Perry will help to examine stereotypes and conventional thinking.

Moore will focus on freedom of expression, and Spoken Word artist-turned-podcaster George Will report from Uganda and explore issues around identity.

Previous guest editors of The Show have included The Duke of Sussex, Angelina Jolie , former House of Commons speaker John Bercow and David Dimbleby , as well as Sir Lenny Henry , Nicola Adams , Tracey Emin , Professor Stephen Hawking and Sir Richard Branson .

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