It could have been me (The Guardian)

I was listening to the radio one afternoon last summer when I heard the advertisement for the Parexel lab. In mellifluous tones, a male announcer called for healthy non-smoking males between the age of 18 and 50 to step forward.

2020-03-03T17:25:52+00:00March 16th, 2006|Uncategorized|

Shallows grave (The Guardian)

For Roger Deakin, the writer who swam throughout Britain for his book Waterlog, lidos are "the cathedrals amongst swimming pools, of immense value to our culture and enjoyment of life". Clearly not everyone agrees.

2020-03-03T17:25:53+00:00August 3rd, 2005|Swimming and lidos|