Tag Archive: Dash for the Splash

Jan 04 2016

Looking ahead…

The first few months of this year bring with them (as they invariably do), the usual array of moderately enjoyable middle-distance events in which Barnes Runners club members like to compete to distract them from NHS waiting times, rampant deflation in the euro zone and – of course the expansion and inevitable breaking-apart of the universe. …

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Feb 02 2015

Dash for the Splash

It would be no exaggeration to say that the club’s first mass-mobilisation at an event this year was not an unconditional disaster. In fact, in addition to many club members actually finding themselves (unexpectedly) getting into the spirit of things and enjoying it, we actually achieved a not inconsiderable amount of podium success. Dash for …

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Feb 16 2014

Trumpets and mud

  In these times of significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns, robust, reliable B-flat slide trumpets are increasingly difficult to come by. But when one is fortunate enough to chance upon such an instrument, one should blow it – regardless of ownership. So as self-styled SNP leader and First Minister …

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