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  1. Thursday 2 November 2017

  2. Video: Sir Frank Williams' life in motorsport 12:02

    Video: Sir Frank Williams' life in motorsport

    Sir Frank Williams is the legendary founder and engineering pioneer behind Williams which, since its foundation in 1977, has become one of the most famous teams…

    F1
  3. Friday 30 June 2017

  4. Williams F1 film set for summer release 16:02

    Williams F1 film set for summer release

    A film covering Williams' story in Formula 1 will be released in the summer. Directed by the BAFTA-winning Morgan Matthews, the documentary is based on the…

    F1
  5. Tuesday 9 May 2017

  6. In photos: Williams' 40 years in Formula 1 10:01

    In photos: Williams' 40 years in Formula 1

    In the second week of May 1977, Frank Williams kicked off a third spell as a team boss, following failed attempts with Frank Williams Racing Cars (1969-1975)…

    F1
  7. Thursday 3 November 2016

  8. Sir Frank Williams released from hospital 12:40

    Sir Frank Williams released from hospital

    Claire Williams has confirmed that her father, team founder Sir Frank Williams, has returned home after suffering from pneumonia. Williams, 74, contracted…

    F1
  9. Saturday 29 October 2016

  10. Frank Williams recovering from pneumonia 00:14

    Frank Williams recovering from pneumonia

    Sir Frank Williams is recovering from pneumonia, the outfit has confirmed. Williams, whose team arrived on the Formula 1 grid in the 1970s, has maintained a…

    F1
  11. Friday 22 January 2016

  12. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Williams' F1 history

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  13. Thursday 21 January 2016

  14. Claire Williams takes on spinal charity role 10:29

    Claire Williams takes on spinal charity role

    Claire Williams, Deputy Team Principal of Williams, is to become the Vice President of the Spinal Injuries Association, the outfit's official charity partner…

    F1
  15. Thursday 3 September 2015

  16. Williams boosted by line-up stability 10:38

    Williams boosted by line-up stability

    Sir Frank Williams says his eponymous team is in a "fantastic position" ahead of the 2016 season, thanks to the stability of continuing with Felipe Massa and…

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  17. Tuesday 28 April 2015

  18. Frank Williams 'has no plans to retire' 12:29

    Frank Williams 'has no plans to retire'

    Formula 1 team owner Sir Frank Williams has no intention of retiring from his position in coming seasons, according to his daughter and deputy…

    F1
  19. Tuesday 7 October 2014

  20. Williams to receive Ecclestone award 11:13

    Williams to receive Ecclestone award

    Williams Founder and Team Principal Sir Frank Williams will be presented with the 2014 'Bernie Ecclestone Award' ahead of the inaugural Russian Grand…

    F1
  21. Sunday 20 July 2014

  22. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Discover all about Williams

    F1
  23. Friday 2 May 2014

  24. Williams confirms income up by 25 per cent 10:11

    Williams confirms income up by 25 per cent

    Williams increased its come by 25 per cent to over £130 million in 2013, it has been announced. Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC, which includes Williams…

    F1
  25. Thursday 6 March 2014

  26. Williams: Massa still hungry for success 21:30

    Williams: Massa still hungry for success

    Williams Team Principal Sir Frank Williams says new signing Felipe Massa still has a hunger to succeed in Formula 1, ahead of next weekend's Australian Grand…

    F1
  27. Williams encouraged but warns against predictions 15:06

    Williams encouraged but warns against predictions

    Williams Team Principal Sir Frank Williams says he has been encouraged by the progress the FW36 has made throughout testing but is unwilling to make predictions…

    F1
  28. Monday 17 February 2014

  29. Williams tick on with Oris 12:58

    Williams tick on with Oris

    Williams has renewed its sponsorship deal with watch maker Oris ahead of the 2014 F1 season, although there is still no news on the rumoured tie-up with…

    F1
  30. Tuesday 16 July 2013

  31. Symonds to join Williams as technical chief 09:45

    Symonds to join Williams as technical chief

    Pat Symonds will join Williams as its Chief Technical Officer next month. The former Renault chief, whose departure from Marussia was announced earlier on…

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  32. Tuesday 11 June 2013

  33. Williams to supply Formula E battery units 12:04

    Williams to supply Formula E battery units

    Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE), a division of the Williams group, will supply battery power units for the Formula E Championship, governing body the FIA's…

    Misc
  34. Wednesday 29 May 2013

  35. O'Driscoll becomes Williams Group CEO 10:49

    O'Driscoll becomes Williams Group CEO

    Williams Grand Prix Holdings has confirmed the appointment of Mike O'Driscoll, former Managing Director of Jaguar Cars and ex-President of Aston Martin Jaguar…

    F1
  36. Monday 29 April 2013

  37. Williams posts £5 million loss for 2012 09:46

    Williams posts £5 million loss for 2012

    Williams Grand Prix Holdings has posted a pre-tax loss of £5 million for 2012. The outfit made a profit of £7.4 million in 2011, but has linked the latest…

    F1
  38. Wednesday 27 March 2013

  39. Claire Williams becomes deputy team boss 09:29

    Claire Williams becomes deputy team boss

    Claire Williams has been announced as the Deputy Team Principal of the Williams F1 Team with immediate effect, a role that will see her work directly alongside…

    F1
  40. Thursday 14 March 2013

  41. Williams to honour Lady Virginia in Australia 13:07

    Williams to honour Lady Virginia in Australia

    Williams personnel will honour the late Lady Virginia Williams, wife to Team Principal Sir Frank Williams, at this weekend's Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.…

    F1
  42. Friday 8 March 2013

  43. Lady Virginia Williams passes away aged 66 12:47

    Lady Virginia Williams passes away aged 66

    Lady Virginia Williams, the wife of Williams Founder and Team Principal Sir Frank Williams, has passed away aged 66 after a two-and-a-half-year battle with…

    F1
  44. Saturday 23 February 2013

  45. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Sir Frank Williams on 2013

    F1
  46. Tuesday 19 February 2013

  47. Williams launches FW35 in Barcelona 07:53

    Williams launches FW35 in Barcelona

    Williams pulled the covers off its latest challenger, entitled the FW35, at the Circuit de Catalunya on Tuesday morning. Regular drivers Pastor Maldonado and…

    F1
  48. Monday 21 January 2013

  49. Williams understands Wolff's departure 12:46

    Williams understands Wolff's departure

    Sir Frank Williams says he understands Toto Wolff's decision to leave his team and join Mercedes-Benz as its new Executive Director, explaining that he was…

    F1
  50. Wednesday 28 November 2012

  51. Interview with Sir Frank Williams 12:44

    Interview with Sir Frank Williams

    Williams revealed its 2013 driver line-up on Wednesday morning, with Valtteri Bottas being promoted to a race seat alongside Pastor Maldonado. Team Principal…

    F1
  52. Sunday 4 November 2012

  53. 05:00

    Video of the Day: A message from Sir Frank Williams

    F1
  54. Tuesday 24 July 2012

  55. Wolff now assisting Williams as Team Principal 11:04

    Wolff now assisting Williams as Team Principal

    Christian Wolff, more commonly known as ‘Toto’, has become the Executive Director of Williams Grand Prix Holdings. The Austrian steps up from his position…

    F1
  56. Thursday 28 June 2012

  57. Williams: Teams’ responsibility to lower costs 09:14

    Williams: Teams’ responsibility to lower costs

    Sir Frank Williams believes a budget cap would not be correct in F1, but does strongly agree that each team has a responsibility to be as cost-effective as…

    F1
  58. Thursday 7 June 2012

  59. 'Female to race in Formula 1 within a decade' 19:55

    'Female to race in Formula 1 within a decade'

    Newly-signed Williams development driver Susie Wolff is expecting a female to arrive on the Formula 1 grid within the next ten years, explaining that…

    F1
  60. Friday 18 May 2012

  61. 13:58

    F1 photos: Williams celebrates win at factory

    F1
  62. Tuesday 15 May 2012

  63. Coulthard: Not a surprise that Williams is back 10:25

    Coulthard: Not a surprise that Williams is back

    David Coulthard was particularly delighted that Williams finally returned to winning ways in Barcelona on Sunday, having previously not celebrated a Formula 1…

    F1
  64. One Williams member remains in hospital 08:47

    One Williams member remains in hospital

    Sir Frank Williams has thanked the entire Formula 1 community, which together helped to recover the situation when his team’s garage caught fire in Barcelona…

    F1
  65. Sunday 13 May 2012

  66. 18:39

    F1 video: Interview with Sir Frank Williams

    F1
  67. Monday 16 April 2012

  68. 19:00

    F1 video: Senna wishes Williams a Happy Birthday

    F1
  69. 12:42

    F1 video: Happy 70th Birthday Sir Frank!

    F1
  70. Wednesday 11 April 2012

  71. Susie Wolff becomes Williams development driver 10:16

    Susie Wolff becomes Williams development driver

    Susie Wolff, formerly Susie Stoddart and now married to Williams co-owner Toto Wolff, has been announced as development driver for the Grove-based team. The…

    F1
  72. Monday 26 March 2012

  73. Adam Parr leaves Williams F1 08:26

    Adam Parr leaves Williams F1

    Williams CEO Adam Parr is leaving the team, it was announced early on Monday morning. He is to be replaced by Nick Rose, former CEO of alcohol beverage company…

    F1
  74. Thursday 15 March 2012

  75. Williams to display topiary car at Flower Show 12:35

    Williams to display topiary car at Flower Show

    Williams will be presenting ‘The Williams Story’ at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower show, in the process displaying a life-size topiary Formula 1 car…

    F1
  76. Friday 2 March 2012

  77. Frank Williams steps down from Williams board 11:42

    Frank Williams steps down from Williams board

    Sir Frank Williams has relinquished his place on the Board of Williams Grand Prix Holdings, parent company of the Formula 1 team and Williams Hybrid power. At…

    F1
  78. Tuesday 7 February 2012

  79. Williams launches FW34 in Spain 08:04

    Williams launches FW34 in Spain

    Williams has become the last F1 team to unveil its contender ahead of pre-season testing in Jerez this morning. The Renault-powered car was wheeled into the pit…

    F1
  80. Tuesday 17 January 2012

  81. 13:45

    GPUpdate TV: Senna name returns to Williams

    F1
  82. Senna insightful and capable, says Williams 12:45

    Senna insightful and capable, says Williams

    Sir Frank Williams has expressed his excitement over the Senna name returning to Williams-Renault, with the French engine partner also making a comeback for the…

    F1
  83. Wednesday 11 January 2012

  84. Williams announces deal with Michael Johnson 15:30

    Williams announces deal with Michael Johnson

    Williams has announced a link-up with Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson. The partnership means ‘MJP’ logos of the recently-established Michael Johnson…

    F1
  85. Saturday 31 December 2011

  86. Patrick Head ends F1 involvement 10:06

    Patrick Head ends F1 involvement

    Patrick Head, one of Formula 1’s most influential figures, has ended his illustrious career. The Williams icon, who has been involved in the sport for more…

    F1
  87. Friday 2 December 2011

  88. Williams set to announce 'experienced' driver 09:58

    Williams set to announce 'experienced' driver

    Williams has revealed that a ‘more experienced’ driver is likely to fill the squad's vacant seat, with Pastor Maldonado being confirmed for another year on…

    F1
  89. Wednesday 5 October 2011

  90. Williams sets up Middle Eastern entrepreneur scheme 02:00

    Williams sets up Middle Eastern entrepreneur scheme

    Williams F1, partnered by social enterprise Silatech, has established a programme to help encourage entrepreneurship among the youth of Qatar and the Middle…

    F1
  91. Tuesday 13 September 2011

  92. Williams ‘delighted’ by Michael’s new role 12:46

    Williams ‘delighted’ by Michael’s new role

    Sir Frank Williams has expressed delight over Sam Michael’s move to McLaren, with the Australian leaving Williams and joining the Woking squad as Sporting…

    F1
  93. Wednesday 7 September 2011

  94. O’Driscoll and Charlton join Williams board 08:55

    O’Driscoll and Charlton join Williams board

    Williams F1 has announced that two new non-executive directors have been added to its board, starting on Wednesday. Mike O’Driscoll, Chairman of Jaguar…

    F1
  95. Tuesday 28 June 2011

  96. Williams signs up Somerville and Gillan 08:58

    Williams signs up Somerville and Gillan

    In its latest technical development, Williams has signed up Jason Somerville and Mark Gillan. The former takes on the role of Head of Aerodynamics as the latter…

    F1
  97. Monday 9 May 2011

  98. New York's Interbrand to help Williams restructure 09:05

    New York's Interbrand to help Williams restructure

    Williams F1 has announced that it is linking up with New York-based Interbrand in order to help reshuffle, with the team now promoting a fresh image following…

    F1
  99. Friday 6 May 2011

  100. Williams and Jaguar building hybrid supercar 14:19

    Williams and Jaguar building hybrid supercar

    Williams has announced that it is teaming up with British manufacturer Jaguar in order to design and construct the C-X75 hybrid supercar. Built in the United…

    F1
  101. Tuesday 3 May 2011

  102. Returning Coughlan ‘grateful’ to Frank Williams 11:25

    Returning Coughlan ‘grateful’ to Frank Williams

    It was confirmed on Tuesday that Mike Coughlan is to return to Formula 1, having been sacked by McLaren following the controversial ‘Spygate’ scandal of…

    F1
  103. Thursday 24 March 2011

  104. Randstad upgrades Williams partnership 18:52

    Randstad upgrades Williams partnership

    Recruitment and HR services company Randstad has extended its partnership with Williams ahead of the 2011 season, and has opted to increase its involvement at…

    F1
  105. Sunday 13 March 2011

  106. Oris extends Williams sponsorship 19:39

    Oris extends Williams sponsorship

    Williams has announced an extension to its long-standing partnership with watch maker Oris, eight years after the two companies first agreed terms. After first…

    F1
  107. Thursday 3 March 2011

  108. Cyrte Investments acquires stake in Williams 02:00

    Cyrte Investments acquires stake in Williams

    Dutch investment company Cyrte has claimed a five percent stake of Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC, with the squad co-owned by Sir Frank Williams and Patrick…

    F1
  109. Thursday 24 February 2011

  110. Williams serves up partnership with Michael Caines 13:14

    Williams serves up partnership with Michael Caines

    As the Williams team revealed the full livery of its FW33 car on Thursday morning, it also announced an official partnership with award-winning chef Michael…

    F1
  111. Thursday 17 February 2011

  112. Champions honoured in Motor Sport ceremony 09:23

    Champions honoured in Motor Sport ceremony

    The Roundhouse in London was the venue on Wednesday night as a selection of motorsport faces gathered for the annual Motor Sport Magazine Hall of Fame. Honoured…

    F1
  113. Friday 21 January 2011

  114. Williams considering stock market flotation 11:42

    Williams considering stock market flotation

    Sir Frank Williams has issued an official press release stating that his team could be open to public shareholders and floated on the stock exchange in the near…

    F1
  115. Saturday 15 January 2011

  116. Williams confirms deal with PDVSA 14:19

    Williams confirms deal with PDVSA

    Williams has announced a new deal with Venezuelan energy company PDVSA (Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A.). The state-owned business will see its logo displayed on…

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