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The only way is up...
at 02:30 16 Aug 2019

Over the years there have been a fair few posters on this board who have described fighting difficult times in their lives. They with, the guy in the article below, show that it is possible to rise above the "difficulties" of life and succeed.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-coventry-warwickshire-49253922
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So who is it?
at 00:42 15 Aug 2019

...Is it Pikeypaul or DGT/Penismound/jacks777.

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/motorist-dubbed-new-ronnie-pickering-18932
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Tummer, WTF!
at 02:35 4 Aug 2019

A terrible day.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-49221936
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Sarri off then...
at 00:49 14 Jun 2019

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/48632052

Didn't fit ther so no surprise.
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A good idea or jumping on the bandwagon???
at 21:53 4 Jun 2019

Personally, it apears to be a good idea but the "lessons learned" will be interesting.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-48517126

FAO Waynekerr... Badoit not mentioned.
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Chewy is dead.
at 00:00 3 May 2019

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-48142765
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Court overturns referendum!
at 01:36 12 Apr 2019




https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/apr/11/switzerland-court-overturns-refere
[Post edited 12 Apr 1:36]
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VERY windy tonight
at 02:20 7 Feb 2019

...expect a few trees down in the area tonight.
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Pikeypaul, your thoughts?
at 02:17 5 Feb 2019

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6667299/Conservative-councillor-31-glas

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/tory-theresa-mays-campaign-trail-13952279

A Tory councillor glasses a wedding-guest and avoids jail,

"Ellis, a councillor in Woodley, Berks, admitted GBH. He has a previous conviction for battery."
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Good news for Wales...
at 02:44 11 Sep 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-45477140

Well paid jobs I would have thought.
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Yellow cards for managers...
at 00:41 1 Aug 2018

"Managers in English soccer will be shown yellow and red cards for misconduct in the technical area during competitive fixtures in the new season, the Football Association (FA) said on Tuesday.

Cards will be issued in the FA Cup, English Football League, EFL Cup, EFL Trophy and National League. Managers and coaches in the Premier League, however, will not be issued cards, but given verbal warnings instead.

The decision comes after a review of the technical area code of conduct by the stakeholders of the English game.

“Stage one warnings” will be issued to occupants of the technical area for inappropriate language and gestures towards match officials, the FA said.

Other forms of “irresponsible behaviour” that could result in a yellow card or warning include kicking or throwing water bottles, coats or other objects in a show of dissent as well as sarcastic clapping.

An automatic one game suspension will be triggered when an individual reaches four warnings.

Eight warnings carry a two-game ban and 12 warnings will result in a three-game ban.

The FA will hand misconduct charges to individuals accumulating 16 warnings, with a regulatory commission determining subsequent sanctions."


https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-soccer-england-cards/managers-to-be-shown-yell



Why are Premier league managers to get verbal warnings instead...is there a difference?
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Sin-bin in football...
at 00:41 31 Jul 2018

"English football will continue its trials of temporary dismissals across 31 grassroots leagues in the new season before making ‘sin-bins’ mandatory for all leagues at Step Seven and below from 2019-20, the Football Association (FA) said on Monday.

Sin-bins were introduced in select divisions in England’s Step Seven — the lowest tier of the National League system — and lower leagues last year, with the focus on countering dissent.

Players shown a yellow card for dissent have to leave the field for 10 minutes.

The trial was introduced after the International Football Association Board, the sport’s law-making body, approved the use of sin-bins at lower levels of domestic football worldwide in March last year.

The FA said that it recorded an overall reduction in dissent in 25 leagues and a 38 percent reduction in dissent across all leagues. Their study added that 72 percent of players wanted the scheme to continue.

"I am delighted with the overall response towards last season's trial of temporary dismissals," Mark Ives, the FA's head of judicial services, told the FA's website here

“While the fall in dissent across the leagues involved has been fantastic to see, it is the collective sentiment towards the scheme and desire to continue with it that have been particularly encouraging.”

In 2018-19, the 31 leagues will also be joined by 61 other leagues across 16 counties that applied to participate in trials in the new season.

“I’d like to thank the county FAs, leagues, clubs, referees, coaches and players involved for their commitment and enthusiasm towards improving the grassroots game and look forward to seeing the continued impact of temporary dismissals,” Ives added."


https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-soccer-europe/fifpro-complains-of-insufficient


I didn't know anything of this...I quite like the idea
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Sobering reading
at 02:03 24 Jul 2018

No change for the have nots.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44926447
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On a lighter note...Police women in shorts on duty!
at 02:35 7 Jul 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-middle-east-44738752/the-mayor-who-wants-a-s
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A change of tack in Mexico...
at 02:31 7 Jul 2018

https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-mexico-crime/incoming-mexican-president-to-see

Thoughts on it's chance of success considering the wealth (and power) of the drug cartels??
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Not a nice way to die
at 20:21 2 Jun 2018

The peril of plastic bags.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44344468

Apparently Asia has a massive problem with it's use and reckless disposal of plastic.
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BBC Wales finally saying what we already know..
at 13:27 14 May 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/44108065

Late, yes! At least they are finally starting to say it.
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News more important than the football...
at 22:02 12 May 2018

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-44096595

if it is some "Islamist" just call them what they actually are...a murderer!
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Great news, I never thought I'd see this...
at 23:30 20 Apr 2018

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-43846488

Hopefully the beginning of the end of a dangerous flash-point.
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End of ETA...
at 22:50 18 Apr 2018

Another terror group "gives up".

https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-spain-eta/basque-separatist-group-eta-to-annou

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