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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - world cup special

    Life after retirement is as busy as ever for David Beckham

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 11:41pm by Paul Kay

    ... a year ago, the former Manchester United, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy and England star has wasted no time in proving that brand Beckham is just as much of a force off the pitch as on. In the US, where ... World Cups, winning the Champions League with Manchester United, the silverware from England, France, Spain and the US- but we start with the latter, especially his mission to promote the game ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Film focus

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm by Mark Peters

    ... Mark Peters Mark Peters By 1976, the glory days of Irish footballer and legendary playboy George Best were well behind him. Kicked out of Manchester United aged 28 and addicted to booze and gambling, he was a pale shadow of his former self, many argued- a fallen superstar. In a World Cup qualifier that year, Best's lowly Northern Ireland side travelled to the Netherlands, to face ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - EAT/DRINK

    Wine tasting: Casillero del Diablo from Concha y Toro in Chile

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:13pm by Sarah Wong

    ... that the devil lived in the cellar to prevent theft. The wine is nicknamed "the red devil" and has become the official wine of Manchester United. Marcelo Papa is the head winemaker at Casillero ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... a bricklayer, a coffin polisher and a lifeguard. In 1953, he was offered a contract to play football for Manchester United but turned it down to pursue his acting career. Connery is, for many, ... Grammy Awards, and recently broke the six million mark for albums sold in the United States. She is only 25. The pop diva’s song Drunk on Love – which features on her sixth album, Talk That Talk ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Going back to our roots in Tanzania

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... football. Not that you'll hear any complaints; there really is a passion for the league here. "All of Tanzania" believe referees go easy on Manchester United, our guide, Bahati Mufasa, will tell me later. "Everyone is talking about it." The logos and colours of United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool are everywhere, from the windscreens of motor rickshaws ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Games without frontiers

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... is decorated with the logos of Manchester United and Liverpool. "My boss is from Singapore. He sent me up here from Phnom Penh [the Cambodian capital] eight months ago to open this place. "Of ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Q&A: Lisa and Helen Tse

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:58pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... [the youngest sister] was an engineer. We all gave up our jobs in 2004 to set up Sweet Mandarin [in Manchester, Britain]. Our family was involved in the restaurant business for three ... there are many things in this world that divide us, but one thing that unites us is food." What's the idea behind the restaurant? Lisa: "The concept is modern Chinese cuisine paired ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Cover-up at Kai Tak? Allies 'caused Hong Kong plane crash that killed 19 to assassinate British investigator'

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by Julian Ryall

    ... in Japan and halt the spread of communism across Asia. As part of a wider cover-up, Lane believes, the United States military gained access to files containing information on the chemical, ... Lane joined the Manchester Regiment as a drummer and bugler in 1936 and saw service in Egypt and Palestine before arriving in Singapore in late 1938. After war broke out in the Far East, Lane ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Novelist Lily King on Euphoria

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Clare Morin

    ... in the tropics for her novel, Euphoria, writes Clare Morin Female intuition The first time I meet Lily King, it's early February and snow is falling on the streets of Portland, Maine, in the United ... England and earned her critical success, with the latter winning the New England Book Award. Born in Manchester, Massachusetts, and now a resident of Yarmouth, in Maine, King and her writing ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Continental drifter: novelist Susan Barker opens up about her nomadic lifestyle

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... about expats." She finished her first book while doing an MA in creative writing at Manchester University, paid for with money she'd saved from Japan. Manchester had replied to her ... came to Manchester to give a talk and, in the pub afterwards, she told him what she was doing. He asked her to send him some chapters. Then he found her a publisher, Doubleday, part ...




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