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Old credos shattered

by Robert Tickler in Blogs

You often read in the Rust our despair with dependency on mobile phones. I also adhere to the philosophy that if a day starts badly it rarely recovers. Both were shattered [...]

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  • A la Colthard; what do you do if…

    February 24, 2020 // 0 Comments

    You have a disappointing meal and the owner asks you how was it? I answered evasively but my girlfriend/diner was more forthright, complaining that the lamb was tough and [...]

Arts

  • The Vietnam War /Ken Burns

    February 21, 2020 // 0 Comments

    One of the advantages of seniority, as most Rusters are, is our very personal memories of chronicled events. Thus in watching the 10 disc set of Ken Burns’ superb [...]

Sport

  • My sporting weekend (from the rear-view mirror)

    February 25, 2020 // 0 Comments

    My sporting weekend began with me deliberately ‘passing’ on the opportunity to watch both Saturday’s Six Nations rugby matches because I was engaged in a wide variety [...]

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  • My sporting weekend (from the rear-view mirror)

    February 25, 2020 // 0 Comments

    My sporting weekend began with me deliberately ‘passing’ on the opportunity to watch both Saturday’s Six Nations rugby matches because I was engaged in a wide variety [...]

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  • Getting used to it …

    February 17, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Misconceptions are two a penny in the 21st Century world and one of them is that this organ is for old people, which is not the case at all. The Rust covers everything and [...]

Film

  • The Vietnam War /Ken Burns

    February 21, 2020 // 0 Comments

    One of the advantages of seniority, as most Rusters are, is our very personal memories of chronicled events. Thus in watching the 10 disc set of Ken Burns’ superb [...]

Women

  • Getting used to it …

    February 17, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Misconceptions are two a penny in the 21st Century world and one of them is that this organ is for old people, which is not the case at all. The Rust covers everything and [...]

Restaurant reviews

  • A la Colthard; what do you do if…

    February 24, 2020 // 0 Comments

    You have a disappointing meal and the owner asks you how was it? I answered evasively but my girlfriend/diner was more forthright, complaining that the lamb was tough and [...]