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Weymouth in sunshine in January.

I was in Weymouth this week visiting friends. The last time we were here was for the Olympics – Faye having been a keen sailor in her youth has never lost her interest so Weymouth was a must then if for no other reason than to witness Ben Ainslie winning his gold. 95 more words

Christopher Macgowan

The Merchant of Venice

André Tchaikowsky’s The Merchant of Venice was written in the years leading up to his premature death in 1982 but, despite interest from ENO in the 1980s, it did not get a full performance until David Pountney decided to stage it at the the 2013 Bregenz Festival with Keith Warner directing.   800 more words

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Ashley Harris picked as AFL Canberra representative captain to play AFL Sydney

Ashley Harris has been handed the job of leading AFL Canberra in their quest to regain the Carter-Jesaulenko Shield against AFL Sydney on Saturday.

The Ainslie skipper is one of eight Tricolours selected to wear the blue and gold when the two sides do battle at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval. 193 more words



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Breizh Café

While travelling through France last year, I discovered that the buckwheat crepes of Brittany are gluten free, low FODMAP and delicious. And upon my return I realised I could get them right here in Canberra from the delightful… 168 more words


Lean and green: Can Land Rover-Ben Ainslie Racing win America&#39s Cup?

Lean and green: Can Land Rover-Ben Ainslie Racing win America&#39s Cup?
When the Land Rover BAR group applied the LCA model to the design and style and building phase of the prototype, it identified that the molds provided the most area for carbon footprint improvement due to the fact more than 90 % of total components were utilized in their … 67 more words