It’s party time for the kingdom this weekend as Bahrain celebrates its 46th National Day and His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s Accession Day with a raft of celebrations and events staged across the kingdom.
The most dreadful time of the year is upon us. The weather has changed so children and parents are much more susceptible to illness and the end-of-term exams have started. As I said, a truly dreadful time of the year.
Cricket lovers in Bahrain’s will soon get a taste of the competitive short form of the game after the kingdom’s top players were snapped up at the weekend to bring glory to their franchised teams in the Bahrain Premier League.
What we have here in 2017 is a heap of chaos and disruption. What do we need in 2018? The Pantone Colour Institute thinks whatever that might be will come in the deep purple hue of ‘ultra violet’, its colour of the year.
MORE than 80 players took to the field for the annual Captain’s Day at Royal Golf Club on Saturday morning. Incoming captains, Sanjay Lal & Caroline T’Kint ‘drove’ the club into 2018 from Hole 10 before everyone headed out onto the course to test their sporting prowess.