Thatcher's Children

As the capital hosts the funeral of Baroness Thatcher, PrettyGreeners note an uneasy air hanging over London on this grey Wednesday. With the horrific backdrop of the Boston terrorist attacks and the country divided on the extent of state funeral given to one of British politics’...

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When a draw is sometimes a win

In a week that saw Spurs superstar Gareth Bale carried from the field at the end of an impressive visit from FC Basel in the Europa League, Tottenham Hotspur needed a performance against a resilient Everton team on Sunday to keep their Champions League dreams...

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Glock, Stockholm and Two Smoking Barrels

Tired of the incessant cold weather here in the UK, we jumped at the chance to hop on a flight and travel to distant shores. All in the name of gaming of course! Ok, so the distance was two and half hours, and the shores...

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PrettyGreen Flexes it's Muscle

Protein - you can find it in fish, you can find it in meat, you can find it in eggs and on Friday, you could find it improving the training regimes of 50 aspiring footballers at the amazing facilities of Surrey Sports Park as Maximuscle...

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Oh no she diiiin't

... well by the looks of things she just has: So it comes to pass that the old saying "don't always believe what you read" now relates to Tweets and not just every newspaper, fictional (and non-fictional) books, Wikipedia and the rest of the Interweb. The 'Tweet'...

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“Aspiration Nation” – What a load of budget!

Yesterday saw the announcement of George Osborne’s long awaited budget for 2013. Despite an Evening Standard journalist tweeting a picture of the Chancellor’s speech and all its key points before a word had even been uttered, the budget was revealed as a package of measures aimed...

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I remember when….

A great email debate flying round the office last week about what was your 1st email address, which then spun into:- - I never had an email till I started work - I remember not having a mobile for work - I remember having to send faxes - I...

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Press Regulation – What's does it mean?

David Cameron was going it alone and didn't want a law, Labour and Lib Dems did, yet yesterday, everybody claimed victory over the Press Regulation demanded by the Leveson Enquiry. Confusing mixed messages. In seems a Royal Charter (which is underpinned by law), is the answer. ...

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Good Luck Wales!

The 2013 Six Nations tournament is almost over, but before Wales take on England at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday, PrettyGreen jumped on a train to sunny Cardiff to spend some time with last year’s Grand Slam Champions. We’ve met the Welsh boys quite a few...

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