Dutch uncle


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a counselor who admonishes frankly and sternly

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SHEIKH Fahad Al Thani yesterday took assertive action to try to ensure Godolphin do not boss Tuesday's Queen Anne Stakes when he supplemented new acquisition Dutch Uncle as a probable pacemaker for Lightning Spear.
Having already been told he'll play no part in next month's Euro 2000 play-offs with England, the Jamaican-born, Shropshire-bred, Irish-targeted, Welsh snubbing 'Scot' will probably use the injury lay-off to go scouring the Netherlands looking for a Dutch uncle and end up playing for the hosts instead.
35) today, but Taper Tantrum is preferred to Dutch Uncle.
Our minister's' new Dutch uncle should concentrate on cultivating his own garden.
My Dutch uncle invented a pair of inflatable shoes.
Mike is our Dutch uncle,'' coach Rick Majerus said.
50) for Ed Dunlop 12 months ago and while it would be pushing it to suggest Dutch Uncle will reach the same lofty heights as his stablemate, he is potentially well handicapped.
The fifth, Space Age, has already won since and Dutch Uncle looks capable of defying a 3lb rise.
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That initially looked a disappointing effort but the winner, third and fourth have all won since and the second Dutch Uncle was third behind Time Test in a red-hot running of the London Gold Cup at Newbury 11 days ago.
net / 0161 832 1111 / Friday, December 15, 7pm / PS26 Music / Chorlton Socialist Club featuring Dutch Uncles Proudly flying the flag for South Manchester's lefty credentials, the Chorlton Socialist Club are staging a monthly series of gigs and events at the Chorlton Irish Centre.
On the music front, Joan As Policewoman, Beth Orton, Dutch Uncles, Lisa Knapp, Scott Mat thews, Julie Murphy and The Keel ers will be among those entertain ing on one of the two stages.
No-one in the world dances like the singer of the stop start stop Dutch Uncles, they of the xylophone sparring, or was it glockenspiel, or even vibraphones where the hammers were flying from two musicians simultaneously?
November 11 - PS10 This is Tmrw continue to bring huge names to the Hare & Hounds and Dutch Uncles are no exception.
Other artists confirmed so far include Roni Size, Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, Supergrass singer Gaz Coombes, Canada's F d Up, Sean Lennon's The Ghost of a Sabre Toothed Tiger, Dum Girls, Jane Weaver, Stealing Sheep, Dutch Uncles, and Unknown Mortal Orchestra.