From the daily archives:

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Sportsnight #5: 1993, Cricket, The Ball of the Century

April 24, 2013

Good evening and welcome to Sportsnight.  The action tonight comes form a sunny Old Trafford on the second day of the First Test of the Ashes He was considered to be good, but not great. Promising, but nothing special.  His average was kind of average.  In his first 11 tests, the 23 years old Shane […]

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#677: 1976, The Ramones, Blitzkrieg Bop

April 24, 2013

Yesterday was the 37th anniversary of the release of the debut eponymous album by The Ramones. A landmark moment in rock history.   It can fairly be said that 23 April 1976 was one of those very few days when music changed.   In the furious 14 tracks which take up less than 30 minutes in […]

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Ambiguous Unions?

April 24, 2013
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Section 75 and the End of the NHS

April 24, 2013

“s 75 Requirements as to procurement, patient choice and competition (1) Regulations may impose requirements on the National Health Service Commissioning Board and clinical commissioning groups for the purpose of securing that, in commissioning health care services for the purposes of the NHS, they— (a) adhere to good practice in relation to procurement; (b) protect […]

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Football – At the end, the Germans always win

April 24, 2013

“Football is a simple game. 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win.” – Gary Lineker 23rd April 2013 UEFA Champions League Semi Final (first leg) Bayern Munich 4 Barcelona 0 Last night, Bayern Munich thumped the golden boys of European football – Barcelona, in the semi […]

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