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Letting the side down

Despite being a supporter and previously a member of Surrey Cricket Club, I rarely watch my team. I watched a 20/20 against Glamorgan and yesterday I went to the 50 over final at Lords where a close result  was expected against Warwickshire. 633 more words

Pensions

Chris Brown will enforce strict guest policy at his mansion following recent arrest | #KenReportsBlog

The star is reportedly taking measures to avoid any more trouble following his arrest last month when a female guest accused him of threatening her with a gun. 257 more words

Gist

Ossian meets Anne of Green Gables

Rossini’s La Donna del Lago is based on the Walter Scott poem, itself a deliberately romantic view of Scottish history, simplified until not much is left but the rivalry for the heroine’s hand by her three suitors and a completely unexplained war between the king of Scotland and the Clan Alpine.   702 more words

DVD Review

Another take on The Rape of Lucretia

The Toronto Summer Music Festival continued last night with a one off performance of Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia at The Winter Gardens, the upstairs part of the Elgin Theatre that I had never before been in.   870 more words

Performance Review - Miscellaneous

The Five-Singing Children, Ladies of Theatre, Hulk Hogan and More!

Anthony R. Miller Checks in with whatever’s on his mind.

Hey you guys, so once again, I completely fail to have one “Big Idea” to discuss, but luckily, I still have a few things to talk about, luckily, there are five. 995 more words

PianoFight

Setting the council tax - a question of beans or cornflakes?

Local authority finances are known to be a complex thing. There’s money drawn from us, the tax payers, there’s government cash then there’s all the pulls on that money from many different layers of local administration from parish to police. 327 more words

Council Matters