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The Tanner Report: Fulham 0 Aston Villa 3

by Alan Tanner in Football

Where does Head Coach Scott Parker go from here? Fulham have lost their first three games each by a margin of 3 goals. The first against Arsenal was justifiable but the next [...]

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Restaurant Reviews

  • A la Colthard /Oswalds and the Goring Hotel

    September 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Yesterday I went to London for the day to have lunch at a venue (Oswalds, Albermarle St) I did not know – and dinner at one I did. Oswald was the name of the [...]

Arts

  • North by Northwest 1959

    September 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

    The other day a good friend told me he knew someone living on his own who derived much pleasure from Cary Grant films. For me the king of Romantic Comedy was at his peak with [...]

Sport

  • The Tanner Report: Fulham 0 Aston Villa 3

    September 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Where does Head Coach Scott Parker go from here? Fulham have lost their first three games each by a margin of 3 goals. The first against Arsenal was justifiable but the next [...]

Britain

  • My not-so sporting weekend (so far)

    September 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Come the weekend and no doubt like many sport (but not betting) obsessed Brits yesterday I set my cable television controls for the Sky and BT channels – and, to be fair, [...]

World Affairs

  • Farewell to one of the best

    September 25, 2020 // 0 Comments

    When it comes to having had personal acquaintance with the world’s Great and Good my historical record is relatively modest. Those that judge these things may hold that [...]

Men

  • My not-so sporting weekend (so far)

    September 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Come the weekend and no doubt like many sport (but not betting) obsessed Brits yesterday I set my cable television controls for the Sky and BT channels – and, to be fair, [...]

Film

  • North by Northwest 1959

    September 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

    The other day a good friend told me he knew someone living on his own who derived much pleasure from Cary Grant films. For me the king of Romantic Comedy was at his peak with [...]

Women

  • My not-so sporting weekend (so far)

    September 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Come the weekend and no doubt like many sport (but not betting) obsessed Brits yesterday I set my cable television controls for the Sky and BT channels – and, to be fair, [...]

Restaurant reviews

  • A la Colthard /Oswalds and the Goring Hotel

    September 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

    Yesterday I went to London for the day to have lunch at a venue (Oswalds, Albermarle St) I did not know – and dinner at one I did. Oswald was the name of the [...]