Tag Archive: Wokingham

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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Jan 31 2015

Looking ahead…

  For many middle-distance athletes, the days between prorogation – or the formal end of the parliamentary session – and the May 7th general election stretch out towards the horizon in an uninterrupted line of tedium. There will of course be another thrilling reading (the third, if memory serves) of the Pension Schemes Bill next …

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Feb 16 2012

Bryony Britten

Sunday 19 February

It was on February 19, 1473 that Nicolaus Copernicus was born. He was the first to propose that the earth and other planets revolved around the sun. Like Copernicus – who was condemned by the Catholic Church –  Barnes Runners may be accused of heresy as they will not be revolving around Richmond Park en masse …

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