Michael Hayman

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It Only Takes a Minute

(0) Comments | Posted May 10, 2013 | 5:41 AM

Forgive me for I must. I must use the words of Take That to say, "It only takes a minute" for people all over Britain to place the most brilliant of bets on themselves and their own abilities to make it.

Today in the UK around 1,800 businesses will register...

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The Greatest

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2013 | 7:32 AM

Sultry and steamy, a sweat soaked night to remember. 1974 and Zaire hosts a boxing bout, the Rumble In The Jungle, that many will soon declare as the greatest ever fought.

Exhausting his opponent with the rope-a-dope, Mohammed Ali is suddenly free, letting loose a flurry of lethal jabs...

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The Place Race

(2) Comments | Posted January 9, 2013 | 6:00 PM

Every major city in Britain, bar two, turned its back on the idea of elected mayors last year. I believe they will be proved to have been wrong to do so.

As a Conservative brainchild the idea was probably never going to fly. But this doesn't mean that Cameron doesn't...

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