Category Archives: Obituary

Time Dread for The Mighty Diamonds

It was only the previous weekend that I was talking about The Mighty Diamonds with a dear friend. Gutted that two members of the trio left us last week. The Diamonds name had come up in discussion after my friend … Continue reading

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Colin Powell 1937 – 2021

It was in the late 1980s when I first came across the name Colin Powell whilst  reading his name in the UK newspapers when he was part of George H Bush’s administration. My first impression of the name was that … Continue reading

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Viva Maradona

I first became aware of the essence of Diego Maradona back in the late 1970s whilst I was growing up in Jamaica. Not that I had any chance of seeing the great man kick a ball then due to limited … Continue reading

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