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First compliment of the year

My foursomes partner, Azzie Paton, ingratiated himself massively with me on Saturday as we almost pulled off a win in the Hamada Trophy. Coming off the seventh tee I told…

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Foul Play

What a load of baloney from the BBC pundits reporting on the Six Nations match between Scotland and Ireland at the weekend. Shame on John Barclay for not answering the…

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Laugh? I laughed out loud

I am not prone to laugh out loud much when reading stuff. In fact, I’m not sure if I ever have or indeed ever will. Reading doesn’t do this for…

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In Praise of Jacob Rees-Mogg

I am an unashamed and massive fan of Moggy. I watched the Andrew Neil interview when most articulately and calmly he dealt with the tricky and sometimes unreasonable questioning. Even…

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Ok this is complicated

I heard that it would be a good thing for Theresa to now fully explain her deal to all MP’s. That’s not a good place to be at this stage…

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New Year’s here

Well I never. It’s here already, 2019. Goodness, to think how I graduated in 1984, flitted away the rest of the 80’s, 90’s and early 21st century thinking about getting…

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Mourinho ho ho ho!

Santa has come nice and early for the Manchester United manager in that he is getting a 10 million quid pay-off for getting sacked. That’s quite a cool deal considering…

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May and Trump now have something in common

I don’t reckon either will be hanging around and steering the wheels of their governments much longer. Poor May to be honest. But that bloke Donald deserves all he gets….

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On course politics and interesting backward headbutts

I played the Old last Thursday with my pal Peter and we were joined by an American chap who was looking for a game. Unfortunately, I brought up brexit which…

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American Politics is as straightforward as a borderline Brexit

Yes I am, for sure. slightly puzzled at the complexity of American politics and the midterms have shown that. The House and Senate are two very different things obviously and…

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