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Dr Tim Keen

Tim Keen made a huge impression on me when I was in my early 30’s and I have many happy memories that I’d like to share with you dear readers. 618 more words

Millinery at the Christening of Princess Charlotte

The royal baby Charlotte was baptised in front of the Queen and close relatives at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Sandringham on Sunday July 5th. 140 more words


Sir Charles Ryan on the war

Sir Charles Ryan (1853-1926) was an Australian military doctor. He had been invalided to England from the Dardanelles, and gave a lecture to girls at a Berkshire school. 36 more words

Monday Mittens! The Essential pair of mittens for your summer look....

Mittens Galore! 

Summer is finally in full swing and what better way to celebrate than wearing a pair of Cornelia James sophisticated fingerless mittens! They are the perfect accessory that will add an instant season update to your summer wardrobe. 210 more words


Saturday 25 July Summaries: Ascot, Newmarket, Newcastle, York, Lingfield and Salisbury

Ascot 1.30 – 7F Winkfield Stakes (Listed) Soft

All four colts declared to run contested this Listed race.  They were all previous winners and two of the runners had been given official ratings. 2,478 more words


Grounds for Defeat

Today is very interesting, the deluge of rain yesterday in the South east turned Ascot into a quagmire, with today’s sun on it this morning we could be looking at tacky ground, if it had rained again I would be more confident of backing genuine soft ground horses but whatever wins is going to have to stay the distance and that could make Golden Horn in the King George vulnerable. 381 more words

Preview - King George VI

Will Golden Horn run? We don’t know yet. The ground is soft, and despite the fact that the sun is out, it won’t help to dry quickly enough. 493 more words

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