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Reflections of a couch potato

by Tom Hollingworth in Football

Yesterday I spent most of the day watching golf and soccer on the tv. I started in the early hours with the CT Cup in Nine Bridges, Jeju Island, South Korea – a USPGA [...]

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Sport

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    October 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

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Britain

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World Affairs

  • Marking the Centenary

    October 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

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Men

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Film

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Women

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Restaurant reviews

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