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Joe Allen: Going But Not Gone

This weekend, one of my favourite restaurants closes its doors in Exeter Street, Covent Garden after 40 years. But happily all is not lost, for the iconic Joe Allen is moving only 25m down the road to 2 Burleigh Street. 671 more words

Places To Eat

Five Things, July 5th

The Handmaid’s Tale is so good, it makes everything else on tv look faintly pallid. Here are the words of Offred, at the top of episode two, as the Commander begins “The Ceremony” and she tries to take leave of her corporeal vessel by looking at the colour of the ceiling and slowly running down a list of the blues… 970 more words

Weekly Roundup

Milner Not Sure if He Played for Stoke

Liverpool’s penalty king and resident comedy Scouser Jamie Milner can’t remember whether he ever played for Stoke City, it has emerged. Speaking to Sky Sports on Monday, following the Reds’ battling victory over the Potters last weekend, the player recalled a conversation on the team bus which has left him plunged into existential doubt. 216 more words


Don't Take Me Home: Review

The biggest compliment I can pay Jonny Owen’s documentary about the Welsh football team’s 2016 European Championship campaign is that, as somebody who has no idea or real passion when it comes to football, it kept me entertained and enthralled throughout. 389 more words


Stoke City 1-0 Crystal Palace: Allen keeps Allardyce's Eagles down

  • Allen nets sixth of season
  • Palace still in drop zone
  • Stoke in top half

Joe Allen heaped misery on Sam Allardyce and Crystal Palace, as Stoke City handed the reeling Eagles a 1-0 loss at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. 164 more words

Premier League

Can 2017 be better than 2016?

So it’s been a good 5 months since I last posted anything on here, funnily enough it was just before Wales destroyed Moldova 4-0 at home in our first game since the amazing success we had at the Euros. 678 more words