Category Archives: Twickenham

Is this what your savings are paying for?


We have another Twickenham home international coming up, look out for your favourite analyst , he’ll be in one of the glass-fronted boxes . Continue reading

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10 infrastucture opportunities pension funds cannot ignore!


The Government has announced that it wants UK pension funds to invest in UK infrastructure. This week we saw a slice of Thames Water purchased by the Chinese. I live on the Thames and as dawn rises this morning I’m on “Junk Alert” on “the partially yellow river”. Continue reading

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Where it’s all going wrong for English rugby


If you want fun, stick with your local club, enjoy mini and youth rugby and stay away from the RFU – it is toxic. Continue reading

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Chip off the old block?


My son Oliver has a blog and to my surprise has asked me to advertise it here … so here it is    http://www.tapsport-o.blogspot.com It is a strange place. He doesn’t appear to have any interest in collective DC or annuities … Continue reading

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Scotland has hexed our cricket team.


Let’s make this clear- we do not want your support- your support is toxic. Now you have hexed our cricket team. Continue reading

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Governance = Boring?


You see a lot of this, whatever the sport – (and in business for that matter), the expression of individual talent is suppressed for what is considered the wider good of the team.

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Twickenham stinks


Rugby union is not rubbish but it’s rubbish at Twickenham at the moment. Continue reading

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