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The Onedin Line - The Complete Series 1 [DVD] [197&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Peter Gilmore
4.0 out of 5 stars Still very watchable, 16 Feb 2014
I remember watching 'The Onedin Line' 40 years ago and it has stood the test of time very well. The stories are well written and the acting is excellent. I thoroughly enjoyed watching this series and intend buying the later series as well.
When the Whistle Blows: The Story of the Footballe&hellip by Andrew Riddoch
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5.0 out of 5 stars An amazing story, 16 Feb 2014
This book is well written and it is evident that the authors have beeen painstaking in their research. The story of professional footballers, including many international players, volunteering and serving together in the same battalion on the front line during the First World War is hard to believe in the cosseted and well remunerated world of today's footballers, The exploits of the battalion during the Somme and other major battles of the War are very absorbing and also poignant given that so few survived to return to playing football. I throughly enjoyed this book and recommend it to anyone who wants a good read and to learn more about the bravery of the men and the horrors of the… Read more