Phillip Schofield drinks gin and tonic while going for a run in the sun after hitting back at Instagram trolls … [Read more...] about Tesco is selling passionfruit and orange gin – perfect for summer drinks
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The answers 1 Jessica Mitford.2 Tagus.3 Women’s Land Army.4 A little learning is a dangerous thing (Alexander Pope poem).5 The Royal Oak.6 Mosaic.7 Loris.8 Venezuela.9 European Cup/Champions League wins by city.10 Types of pole on Earth.11 ABC: American Broadcasting Company; islands Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao; ABC murders; ABC.12 Novels in invented languages: Russell Hoban; Anthony Burgess; Paul Kingsnorth.13 Fingerprint pattern types.14 Amphibious fish.15 Computer game developers. … [Read more...] about What nocturnal primate is named from the Dutch for ‘clown’? The Weekend quiz
Guy Garvey,The Briton's Protection, Castlefield, Manchester I don't drink as a rule, but one proud little abode cowering in the shadow of the monstrosity that is the Beetham Tower is a lovely little old Manchester boozer. Because at the end of Bridgewater Street facing Bridgewater Hall, looking proudly incongruous and surrounded by red-brick new-builds, is a beautiful old pub called the Briton's Protection. You never know who you'll find in there. You're as likely to see the entire brass section of the Halle Orchestra running across the road at the interval for a swift pint as you are a room full of drunken retired policemen. Or a handful of conceptual artists arguing passionately about literally nothing, as you are the Gay Classic Cars Society, the Peterloo Massacre Memorial Trust, a handful of Coronation Street stars or some very drunk musicians. The one thing that everybody who uses the Briton's has in common is that they like a drink and they like a chunner. … [Read more...] about What’s your perfect pub?
Patsy Gallacher's dress code – Celtic, 1925 Celtic winger Patsy Gallacher's greatest moment on the pitch came in the 1925 Scottish Cup final against Dundee, when he scored the winning goal by jamming the ball between his feet in a crowded penalty area and somersaulting into the net. His greatest off-pitch moment was no less cheeky: while on a training weekend in a luxury hotel in Dunbar, Gallacher decided to break curfew and go out for a drink. He managed this by befriending a hotel chambermaid - and borrowing her dress one night so he could slip out for a dram. Such were Patsy's feminine wiles, he even allowed Celtic manager Willie Maley to hold the door open for him as he made good his escape for the night. SM … [Read more...] about Gluttony – part two
The talented 18-year-old, who is heir to the throne of Belgium, will follow in her father's footsteps by enrolling at the Royal Military Academy in Brussels, where she will learn about military and social affairs that will help her prepare for her future role as Queen. … [Read more...] about A royal role model? Princess Elisabeth, 18, has brought the ‘Kate effect’ to Belgium, experts reveal – and already shares the Duchess of Cambridge’s polished style and dedication to her duty