Tag Archives: Sport

Wrestlemania XXX

With political scandals, the Queen dining with former terrorists and my sending a manuscript to the publishers, it’s a fair question to wonder why I’m writing today about wrestling.  The answer is because I had such fun watching it on … Continue reading

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Depression is no laughing matter

Last week England were thrashed in the first match of the Ashes Tour in Australia.  Though many players performed below par, one player played particularly below his best.  His name is Jonathan Trott and anyone watching the game could see … Continue reading

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Falling out of love, with Football

Today is the one year anniversary since the London 2012 Olympics. I’ve said how much before I enjoyed it but what I didn’t realise at the time would be how it changed sport for me and it seems I’m not … Continue reading

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London 2012 – Shaken not stirred!

So the first week of the Olympic Games is almost complete and it’s been a lot of fun.  The opening ceremony wasn’t a total embarrassment and bits of it were quite spectacular and it went a small way to show just how … Continue reading

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Chivalry – it’s not just for knights

I read recently an article that claimed that chivalry is dead and it got me thinking for a while, it may not be dead but like nostalgia, it definitely ain’t what used to be. Chivalry emerged from the lawless times … Continue reading

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Wimbledon Woes

Driving in to work today pondering whether cars in the U.K have an option to drive without the windscreen wipers on, I’m sure they must do but I haven’t seen any evidence for months that they do it occurred to … Continue reading

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