FRANCE scrum-half Morgan Parra has lit the fuse
ahead of this afternoon's crunch Six Nations showdown in Paris by claiming Ireland cheated their way to last year's Grand Slam title.
The Record's Hugh Keevins lit the fuse
for a feisty debate by insisting Pearson's ambition was to play for Celtic.
Jon Kenworthy lit the fuse
with a third-minute goal but the League of Wales side had to wait until three minutes before the break for their second from Craig Hutchinson.
So, it was tax policy, Adams argues, and not the controversy over slavery, that lit the fuse
leading to the cataclysm of the Civil War.
Pyrotechnical experts from across the country lit the fuse
on the British Musical Fireworks Championship at the resort's Kings Gardens.
Welsh hopes of World Cup qualification were scorched long ago, but now Gould is looking for Giggs to turn the Belgians' dreams to ashes - just as he lit the fuse
to blow away Juventus for Manchester United in midweek.
Jackie Fullerton joined him in his beeb studio to switch on the cheep 30-bulb set just before Peter Andre lit the fuse
in London and a full three hours before Ballymena became the first town to light up their tree.
Manchester United lit the fuse
by agreeing a pounds 624million takeover by Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB two days ago.
Almost 30 years after they first lit the fuse
, MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE still thrills.
CARLISLE defender Peter Murphy has lit the fuse
for tonight's play-off showdown with Leeds after branding the Elland Road club "arrogant".
Strasbourg supremo Bernard Gardon last night lit the fuse
on an explosive Ibrox showdown when he wrote off Rangers' Euro hopes.
AUSSIE rugby boss John O'Neill last night lit the fuse
under a probable England-Australia World Cup quarter-final by declaring: "We all hate England".