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Streatham Redskins 1985/6 season

Similarly to the current season, the 1985/86 season began with a largely settled squad. Fans’ favourites and star imports Craig Melancon and Gary Stefan returned. They were, notably, joined by a young Darrin Zinger on defence. 498 more words

Hockey With History

Day 62

I went to the BSME Awards. This is the equivalent of the Oscars for the magazine world (it stands for the British Society of Magazine Editors). 343 more words

Glaring inequalities

I rarely post any political comment on this blog anymore, but I thought this was appropriate, given all the talk about the forthcoming election. I read an article this week that contained some staggering statistics, which made even an old cynic like me sit up and take note. 320 more words


Senryū #22, 23

To live a long
and healthy life,
cut Richard Bacon from your diet

‘The job goes to the brightest,
most talented candidate’ –
said no one ever

girl on fire

Hats off to Miss Zeena Beale!  One year after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, she endured four gruelling months of chemotherapy and massive steroid medication to enter remission status with the resolve to reclaim her life.  577 more words