Politics and newspapers being the fickle beasts they are, there would probably be an outcry if Mr Cameron decided not to go on any holiday at all with suitable ‘reverse ferret’ headlines demanding he get a break and a plethora of patronising articles explaining why a Prime Minister who remained chained to his desk was a bad idea ..."
Having had the agony of watching Manchester City lose last year’s final to Wigan Athletic, and then put up with the pie-eaters putting the Sky Blues out in the last eight this time round, you might have thought I would not have wished Wigan any joy in their semi-final against Arsenal"
Atletico are no mugs, however, as they have shown all season, and any team who knocks out Barcelona, as they did in the last round, deserves the utmost respect. I think Chelsea should be delighted, though, that they have missed both Real Madrid and more so the reigning champions Bayern Munich"
The work opens and concludes with a fantastically exciting fanfare, but the dominance of the brass in the overall structure should not overshadow the fiendish technical demands made on the other sections. The flutes, for example, executed some passagework that seemed to be at the very limits of even that instrument’s velocity"
The voyages described are ones undertaken by the human soul, although VW was unable to resist the interpolation of fragments of sea shanty and hornpipe at various junctures. These fragments contribute to the idiomatic Englishness of the work, which must have made it seem quite fresh and radical when premiered over a century ago"
Next thing, Billy and the Tornados were piling out of a car outside Graham’s home. Graham saw the bedroom curtain twitch and thought he had some explaining to do when one of the tour managers arrived and said they had fixed Billy up at the Dryclough Hotel"
Some billionaire with an ego the size of the Grand Canyon will no doubt be eager to buy immortality, but I can think of nothing worse than having myself cloned. One of me is enough, thank you very much"
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