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H.M.S St Barbara - New Memorial Dedication

On Saturday the 30th September 2017 on the Bognor Regis Pier, the Royal Naval Association of Bognor Regis unveiled  a new memorial dedicated to HMS St Barbara, followed by a dedication service. 160 more words


Newcastle Boss Rafa Benitez Turned Down Pair of 'Exciting' Signings in Summer Transfer Window

​Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez apparently turned down the chance to sign two players that would have ‘excited’ fans this summer.

The Spaniard was reportedly not too happy with the lack of financial backing from the club’s hierarchy towards the end of the window, but now it has come to light that he actually could have had bolstered his squad with a couple more names. 245 more words

Rafael Nadal Wins 2017 U.S. Open - L O W K E Y

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 I am the most proud of this article. It was my idea to write this the morning Rafael Nadal won the 2017 U.S. 764 more words


Battle of Britain 2017

Oh dear.  I’ve really not been a very good blogger lately.  I have months worth of sermons in my computer folder which I just haven’t posted for you.   1,022 more words

FDNY Emerald Society Pipes and Drums Prom

Unless you have been living under a rock you would know that we know a couple “guys” in the band. We have been known to run into them at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel for events and even on the banks of the Mississippi River. 255 more words

Good Friends


Watching an individual sport like tennis draws your attention to idiosyncrasies of players on court like no other. Every great tennis player I have enjoyed watching as a fan had their iconic move – whether it is Steffi Graf’s booming forehand, Boris Becker’s dive, Roger Federer’s one handed backhand while he’s on his toes. 672 more words

Novel review: The Dream

Okay, so this is new. I wanted to do something else than manga and anime, but everthing I did wasn’t completed and it’s a requirement for me to have that. 436 more words