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    … And so last night we reached one of the critical milestones on the way to the General Election vote on 12th December – the live TV debate between Prime Minister Boris [...]
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    One of my favourite tourneys on the “European” circuit is the Nedbank on the Gary Player-designed course in Sun City, South Africa. I have been to Sun City and played [...]
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    The recent reference in Bernadette’s (Angell) negative review of World on Fire to Winds of War prompted me to acquire the 6 DVDs of the series and revisit the career of [...]
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Preview of Modern British at Christie’s

by Alice Mansfield in Art

Yesterday I attended a preview of an auction of Modern British art held by Christies. All the big names were there – L.S Lowry, Stanley Spencer, Ben Nicholson, Walter [...]

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Restaurant Reviews

  • A la Colthard / The Flint House Brighton

    November 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Ben and Pamela Mckellar have been around the Brighton restaurant scene for some 21 years now with their Gingerman group with outlets in Kemp Town, Hove and Hurstpierpoint. I [...]

Arts

  • Preview of Modern British at Christie’s

    November 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Yesterday I attended a preview of an auction of Modern British art held by Christies. All the big names were there – L.S Lowry, Stanley Spencer, Ben Nicholson, Walter [...]

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Britain

  • It’s all getting rather serious now

    November 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

    … And so last night we reached one of the critical milestones on the way to the General Election vote on 12th December – the live TV debate between Prime Minister Boris [...]

World Affairs

  • It’s all getting rather serious now

    November 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

    … And so last night we reached one of the critical milestones on the way to the General Election vote on 12th December – the live TV debate between Prime Minister Boris [...]

Men

  • The lady has a point …

    November 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

    For the most part in the social circles I inhabit the subject of gender equality occasionally arises but causes debate less often. Credit where it is due – in more [...]

Film

  • Robert Mitchum and Winds of War

    November 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

    The recent reference in Bernadette’s (Angell) negative review of World on Fire to Winds of War prompted me to acquire the 6 DVDs of the series and revisit the career of [...]

Women

  • The lady has a point …

    November 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

    For the most part in the social circles I inhabit the subject of gender equality occasionally arises but causes debate less often. Credit where it is due – in more [...]

Restaurant reviews

  • A la Colthard / The Flint House Brighton

    November 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Ben and Pamela Mckellar have been around the Brighton restaurant scene for some 21 years now with their Gingerman group with outlets in Kemp Town, Hove and Hurstpierpoint. I [...]