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Darren Clarke leads the Senior British Open

Darren Clarke is not getting ahead of himself after two good laps at the Senior British Open, even after the Northern Irishman shot under 67 at Sunningdale to maintain a one-shot lead at mid -path. Clarke, who shot 65 on opening day, won the British Open in 2011 at Royal …

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“Working with the Irish has never been easy”

Distrust, misunderstanding, victimization and fear of marginalization – some of the defining characteristics of the Irish in the late 1990s, according to the British Ambassador to Dublin at the time. “Working with the Irish has never been easy,” Veronica Sutherland wrote in a note in May 1997, as documents released …

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Low score in UK and it’s easy to see why

Despite its reputation, Royal St. George’s has a habit of dropping lower scores. Henry Cotton set the major championship record with a 65 in 1934 when the British Open was held on the Hilly Links in England. Greg Norman became the first player to win the burgundy jug with all …

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British police seize record $ 408 million in cryptocurrency

Representations of Bitcoin, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Ripple, Litecoin cryptocurrencies are placed on the PC motherboard in this illustration taken on June 29, 2021. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration LONDON, July 13 (Reuters) – British police seized record amounts of cryptocurrency totaling 294 million pounds ($ 408 million) in a money …

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Ten awesome UK sitcoms (and where you can watch them)

Once a staple of free Kiwi TV, UK sitcoms have now pretty much become the preserve of Sky TV and various streaming services. But while Sky’s Jones! channels offer a plethora of choices, many shows that were previously considered funny – It’s not half hot mom, Are you Being Served? …

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The affair of a season of prestigious ties

Share this article share Tweeter text E-mail connect on Facebook on Twitter by text message on Linkedin by email https://golfweek.usatoday.com/2021/07/09/british-open-links-golf-european-tour-eamon-lynch-corner/ Isn’t it time the British Open had a links golf season? Eamon Lynch examines the field composition for the Irish Open and Scottish Open, played over the past two weeks …

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Dependent on British pastry?

First of all, I must clarify that I understand that 4th of July is much more than a breakup that we had with England a few years ago. The 4th of July speaks of these ideals that we quote so often in the Declaration of Independence: That we are created …

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Portugal quarantines unvaccinated UK tourists for 14 days

LISBON, June 28 (Reuters) – Passengers arriving in Portugal from Britain must self-quarantine for 14 days from Monday if they are not fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, the Portuguese government said in a statement press release Sunday evening. The new rule, which will remain in effect until at least July …

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20 registered as UK citizens

Twenty residents of the Virgin Islands are the last registered British citizens after receiving certificates and reciting the Affirmation of Allegiance and the Oath of Loyalty in a ceremony at Government House on Thursday morning. His Excellency Governor John J. Rankin welcomed the group to the British citizenship family, calling …

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Scots race for Olympic selection at Muller British Champs

Friday 25 June 2021 Calendar Top Scottish athletes will be looking to secure their tickets to Tokyo this weekend. This is the eagerly awaited Muller British Champions and Olympic trials in Manchester with live coverage on the UK Athletics website and YouTube channel. Four Scottish athletes have already been selected …

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British hockey player wins entry-level contract with Coyotes

LONDON (AP) – The Arizona Coyotes and Great Britain forward Liam Kirk have agreed to terms of a three… entry contract… LONDON (AP) – Arizona Coyotes and Britain forward Liam Kirk agreed to terms of an entry-level contract three years after he became the first England-born and trained player to …

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British covid-19 warning | The Economist

June 19, 2021 AT FIRST THE government-focused support – emergency vaccination, wastewater analysis, etc. – where the covid-19 Delta variant (then known as B.1.617.2) had settled. Now it’s everywhere, accounting for 90% of cases, so support has expanded as well; from Bolton and south London to Birmingham, Blackpool, Cheshire, Chester, …

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It’s time for our independence from the British monarchy

With most of Australia taking a well-deserved break, it is once again time to reflect on Australia’s future under the British Monarchy and the need for our independence from the Crown. In 2020, the Australian Republic Movement called for the Queen’s Birthday Holiday to be reallocated to recognize the tens …

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UK government turns children’s prisons into schools

June 12, 2021 MORE THAT a century ago, a prison in Borstal, Kent, reserved a wing for its youngest inmates. The teens had ended up with older delays, but officials hoped special treatment would help them recover. As Evelyn Ruggles-Brise of the Prison Commission said, education and exercise would save …

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UK opens inquiry into British Airways and Ryanair into refunds

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has opened an investigation into the national carrier, British Airways (BA) and Irish airline Ryanair to find out whether they violated consumer law by not offering of reimbursement to customers who could not legally take flights due to Covid-19 Blockages. During the closures, …

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20-year-old Briton dies after falling from Pattaya balcony

As the Thai government continues to step up its vaccination rollout and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha insists that there will be enough vaccines for everyone, many Thais have lost confidence. And the few who can afford it fly abroad – at a significant cost – to get vaccinated against Covid-19. …

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UK consumer confidence growing | New

UK – Consumer confidence in the UK improved in May, according to the most recent analysis by YouGov and the Center for Economics and Business Research (Cebr). The Consumer Confidence Index rose 3.1 points to 113.6 over the past month, the highest level recorded by YouGov since May 2016. A …

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Unsung British hero foiled Stalin during the Cold War

NATO pilot remembers flying in Soviet airspace in 1972 At Lancaster House on Fehrbelliner Platz, which once housed the British military government, a plaque will be unveiled to celebrate the life of Reginald “Rex” Waite, an extraordinary figure whose work in Berlin was to change the course of history. Waite’s …

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British Bolt signs UK university memorandum of understanding

British Bolt has signed memorandums of understanding with universities in Durham, Newcastle and Northumbria to provide educational and R&D support. “We are pleased to be able to conclude this partnership with three major universities in the North East. The skills to explore common R&D opportunities and promote the UK battery …

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10 best UK fans would love to see in the MCU

Phase 4 is being introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which means that a wide range of new heroes will join the ranks of the Avengers or maybe even form their own teams. Until now, the MCU has been largely based on characters living in North America. RELATED: 10 Villains …

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