Tag Archives: olympics

En Garde!

It’s official, I have seen the Olympics. Well, one bit of them, at least. Yesterday I headed over to the Excel Centre: We arrived for the evening session and breezed through security. No queues, cheerful security people and very polite … Continue reading

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Episode 97: Let the Games Begin

Olympic fever has hit London and finally, the Sheep’s role in the festivities can be revealed as we discuss the extravaganza of the Opening Ceremony. Plus there’s a rundown of what’s on my needles and a show that proves we … Continue reading

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Apparently, the New York Times thinksĀ BritainĀ is a nation of Eeyores. I can’t check this as the article in question is behind their paywall, but I can understand the impression that we are a country of pessimists when it comes to … Continue reading

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