Archive for April, 2013

Graham Norton rubbishes English Wines

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Graham Norton rubbishes English Wines

If I hadn’t been the only person in the room, I’d have exclaimed aloud “Did I really see that?” Graham Norton was introducing Pedro Almodóvar and making humorous visual comparisons on how much more stylish the Spanish are than the Brits. I’ve no problem with a bit of self-deprecating humour, but

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The ripening sun is here at last!

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The ripening sun is here at last!

As I walked quietly to the postbox this afternoon, I felt the glorious feeling of the sun on my back and thought of all the English vines that would be enjoying it too. It’s been so long, but the sun is just so casual about it. Made me think of a long lost friend

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No English wines at Heathrow Duty Free

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No English wines at Heathrow Duty Free

I had a bit of time to spare at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 departures and thought I would have a look at their glossy wine and champagne section in Duty Free and see how much English wine I could find. Wouldn’t you think that would be a great place to have some English wines?

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