Category Archives: cricket

A Short Guide to Great Britain (7)…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s narwhal is the one enjoying a nice bowl of tomato and basil soup in Harrod’s cafe. (N) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Shall we have another look in that slim pocket-sized book found in a junk shop A Short … Continue reading

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Sport rant, sport rant…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s weather features brassy bright loud cloudlessness and is accompanied by flopping tired birds and steaming slow-moving mammals. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I don’t like sport much… In childhood practical involvement in sport is encouraged, it’s to get the … Continue reading

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Crush on the Neva….

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s dictionary word is ‘splore’ (noun) Scottish – a frolic, a spree, an escapade, a row, a scrape. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Another communication from Veronica Crush, writer and poet from the glory days of the Hull Surrealist League, … Continue reading

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The beauty of cricket again…

It was the final day of the England v India test match yesterday. I had the commentary on two radios, one in the kitchen, and one in the living room. They are both digital radios and for some reason one … Continue reading

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