Jonathan Coe on The Rotters’ Club: ‘My diary provided endless material, but I didn’t like the person I was’8h39m The author on mixing semi-fact with fiction – and the school rule about swimming naked that inspired the novel’s big comedy set pieceFrom 1972-79, I was a pupil at King Edward’s school, Birmingham. It was at that time a direct grant s
Meet the racehorse trainer who was once a champion runner and raced against Seb Coe – plus Jason Watson woes15h8m IN a different life, racehorse trainer Simon Dow might have been one of the greatest runners this country has ever produced. He has trained over 600 winners from his Epsom stable, with Group victories on his CV courtesy of Young Ern and Mr
- 1d SEB COE: These athletes who will take part in the Tokyo Olympics are mostly the emerging talent of one of the most exciting generations that we've witnessed in the sport in many years.
- 3d The Euro 2020 semi-finals and final had 60,000 fans in attendance. However, the delayed Tokyo Olympics, which finally got underway today, is being held behind closed doors.
- 3d LORD COE: We are all hewn from indelible influences. Geography and landscape, family, friends and education. When I look back at my athletics own career, every one of those has played its part.
Tokyo 2020: Seb Coe says Olympics MUST go ahead despite Covid pandemic as most athletes only get ONE chance to compete3d SEB COE believes the Greatest Show on Earth should go on despite the Covid pandemic. Having been originally postponed by 12 months, Tokyo will finally host the first Olympics staged during a global pandemic. No fans are allowed in the venue
Daley Thompson and Lord Sebastian Coe discuss the Tokyo 'Corona Games', drugs cheats and super shoes4d EXCLUSIVE: Middle-distance king Lord Coe KBE and decathlon great Daley Thompson CBE, who should be knighted but couldn't care less, for he is one of sport's great iconoclasts, are friends.
- 5d Coe Press Equipment’s ServoMaster Touch controller offers features suited to the needs of roll formers.
CLARINETS, ANYONE? BARNEY BIGARD, KENNY DAVERN, BOB WILBER, EDDIE DANIELS, TONY COE, DICK HYMAN, JACK SEWING, J.C. HEARD (Grande Parade du Jazz, July 15, 1977)8d Where were you on July 15, 1977? I don’t remember, and I think I’m not alone. I hope that many of my readers were fortunate enough to be at the Grande Parade du Jazz, watching yet another clarinet spectacular featuring … Continue read
- 8d Joseph Hollick has added a photo to the pool:
- 20d Community Service brought to you by MCF Good Luck to all vested! 3 useful links for our dear MCFers: Real Time COE Bidding Results Check Your COE Bidding Status Latest COE Prices and Trending Past Bidding Results (2001 - 2018) Past Bidding Results (2019 - 2021) Trend Chart (Apr 2019 - Jun 2021) *chart taken from www.sgcarmart.com PQP (2010 - 2015) PQP (2016 - 2021) The details of the July 2021 1st open bidding exercise for Certificates of Entitlement (COEs) are as follows: Te
- 26d I've travelled through Glen Coe on numerous occasions but have never explored this wonderful landscape. Similarly I know Fort William quite well, or more specifically the supermarket which is the real gateway to the Highlands as all the