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Midnight Ashes

It’s twenty minutes to lunch and Cook’s on 112, Bell 5. Kind of hoping that Cook will get a double Ton and Bell will carve out a cool single wun. Cook’s survived two appeals by review and the Aussies are … Continue reading

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The long lonely silence

Apologies for the great ‘silence of December 2010’. Although welcomed by many I’m sure, there have been a few complaints from the faithful and to those folks I really do hold my head in shame. Back now though. The days … Continue reading

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Friday the 26th

Friday. Last day at Lunndunn Tarn ….. as a aworker……. feels very odd. Couldn’t zizz on the train on the way up, too excited? Too frightened maybe? It’s a big step and there are doubts. Bound to be perhaps, but … Continue reading

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Chaos and leaving

Crikey, the rail chaos continued last night and through to this morning. That be said, this morning’s late arrival hardly really constitutes chaos in the true sense. Cancelling peak time trains at the last minute resulting in a thousand irriated … Continue reading

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boom boom

Eeeek, the two Koreas are lobbing shells at each other and they’re not the sort you pick up from the beach they’re  boom boom ones. It’s sent a shiver down old allatsea’s spine. Over they years he’s spent quite a bit … Continue reading

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Old Mohicans and large Doc Martins

Margate was full of aged skinheads last night. Even the normally fairly genteel Barnacles was awash with them. Sixty somethings with gelled Mohican hairdos and knee length Doc martins. Bizarre or what? The reason, we discovered, was the ‘Sham 69’ … Continue reading

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Uppydate

Wednesday. A trip north. British Airways. Heathrow was unpleasantly busy but, it has to be said, Terminal 5 handled it pretty well. The only exception being the security line. The one I was in was staffed by particularly belligerent and … Continue reading

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