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Ladies Day at Newbury Racecourse plus Meat Loaf

In 2011, Ladies Day with Tom Jones  at Newbury Racecourse was surprisingly fun so this year’s with Meat Loaf was an easy sell, especially as Meat back in April had announced he planned to retire at the end of the … Continue reading

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Looking forward to next season

Now all the important matches are over – the League One and League Two play-offs – we can see who mighty Wolves are visiting in the autumn. Some clubs we haven’t played for decades, half a dozen others are ex-Premiership … Continue reading

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The end is nigh

So only 4 games to go and relegation looks a certainty. Dean Saunders, ex manager from high-fliers Doncaster (League 1) and Wrexham (Blue Square Premier), looks set to guide Wolves out of the Championship. I imagine he is questioning the … Continue reading

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How would the old Soviet Union do in the 2012 Olympics?

Being old enough to remember the Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc’s attendances at the Olympics of the 1980s, I thought it interesting to see how the constituents are doing now after the Union’s collapse. Wikipedia lists the constituents of … Continue reading

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Off to Wembley … next year.

So I managed (not too surprisingly) to get a Wembley ticket for a session of the Olympics’ Men’s Football. I’m intrigued to know what countries I may be watching but there’s still some way to go before all 16 places … Continue reading

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Spent most of my time in Debenhams looking at the Sky Sports results instead of shopping. Wolves beat the Toffees! Amazing. Newcastle cave in to ManCity. Disaster. Why does the team fighting for 4th in the Premiership insist on losing … Continue reading

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