Category Archives: Beijing Olympics 2008 – Uncensored !

Bell Street empties, a sign of the times!

A small terrace of properties in my neighbourhood along Bell Street, NW1 have been lying empty in a locality desperate for family housing.   While prime housing market has gone…

BEIJING 2008 – SOME LESSONS FOR LONDON 2012

The spectacular Beijing Games of the 29th Olympiad, which l attended as a private spectator, were an enthralling sporting festival. Over 16 days we saw such dramas unfold in the…

BEIJING SAYS BEAT THAT!

The spectacular Beijing Games of the 29th Olympiad have been an enthralling sporting festival. Over 16 days we saw such dramas unfold in the Bird’s Nest stadium as the performances…

RED GLOW OF THE BIRD’S NEST

After having spent time yesterday in practically every Olympic venue watching the sporting dramas, and the success of team GB unfold, I made it back to the Bird’s Nest for…

CHINA – THE NEW EMERGING SPORTING SUPERPOWER

Well, the rain l was praying for certainly came down on Sunday night in a big way. I had not seen such a torrential downpour of rain for some time….