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The Summer We Got our Mojo Back?

We Brits have had a bit of a chip on our collective shoulder for years now. We were an enormous colonial power, the most powerful country in the world, and now much of our power and influence is gone – … Continue reading

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Bucket List Update: Wimbledon 2012

Wimbledon 2012, a set on Flickr. Well, as I posted last week, I went to Wimbledon on Tuesday. It was a great day – we were lucky with the weather, only a couple of brief showers and it was gloriously … Continue reading

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Rugby World Cup: England 13 – 9 Argentina

England’s World Cup campaign got off to a shaky start with a tightly-fought victory over Argentina, who came third at the 2007 World Cup. This was always going to be a difficult match and to be honest, I’m not entirely … Continue reading

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This Guy Has Guts

This caught my eye in the Metro this morning. Cyclist Aziz Awang, of Malaysia, was competing in the men’s keirin event at the track cycling world cup. Near the end of the race three riders, including Awang, were involved in … Continue reading

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