Monthly Archives: March 2016

Early Morning across The New Forest

Yesterday, Monday 28th March 2016, I knew from snatched sound bites on the radio that there had been a terrible bomb atrocity in Lahore.  This morning, while having an early breakfast at home, I saw the news showing grieving mothers, … Continue reading

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Omar’s Diary for Easter Weekend – power cables and yellow bananas

Good Friday was a good Friday. Both servants were able to have a lie in which meant that I could as well in blissful repose. After we had all had breakfast The Servants went out in the limousine for a … Continue reading

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Unseen Britain, Whitechapel in London

    We surfaced from Whitechapel underground station blinking in the bright spring sunshine that was reflecting off of the white walls of The Royal London Hospital. To add to this visual overload our eyes were assaulted by the vibrant … Continue reading

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A winters tale in the suburbs of Coventry

When you have been travelling and working with the same people away from home for a few days you begin to crave some space to yourself but not necessarily holed up in a lonely hotel room trying to watch TV … Continue reading

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Lunch at the Thistle Hotel in Poole

Anchor Bar Thistle Hotel The Quay Poole BH15 1HD 19th March 2016 @ 1230 I looked for a venue for four covers that would be easily accessible by my Dad, now 92, and my wife who is vegetarian who does … Continue reading

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Omar’s Diary to 20th March 2016

One of Omar’s selections wins but he is totally disgusted by the behaviour of some racegoers and felines. Deep joy was brought forward from Cheltenham Races on Friday afternoon. My choice, Don Cossack, in the 1530 obliged by winning at … Continue reading

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Omar’s Diary Thursday 17th March 2016 – Omarnomics is born

Once again the day dawned clear and as the sun rose so did my optimism and hope for my two selections at Cheltenham but more of that later. Yesterday, Wednesday 16th March, saw the Servants’ government present its annual budget. … Continue reading

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