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27th January 2010 half way there... :-)

Today was the calm before the storm on the guest front...


In America the car manufacturer Porsche are being faced with a $1bn law suit over VW Lies. A group of US hedge fund managers claim they lost more than $1bn when they were short-selling VW stock in 2008. In that month, Porsche surprised the stock market when it revealed it had built up a 75% stake in its fellow German manufacturer. The disclosure sent VW shares rocketing and made it, very briefly, the world's most valuable company.


ESSEX County Cricket Club’s first XI are going to warm up in Barbados. The county were promoted to Division One of the County Championship last summer and will get ready for the new season on the West Indian island in March.

  • I wonder if they have room for a little one???


Basildon Council are about to approve the sale of Langham Hall and the playing field after it was deemed surplus to requirements Local residents are not happy with the plan as a number of different people that used the club ranging from mother and toddler meetings, pensioner groups, aerobics and art classes and a youth club that was supported and run by local residents. The area was one of 50 identified last year as possible development sites to meet Government targets for 10,700 new homes in the district by 2021.


In the world news tourists are stranded at the top of Mount Machu Picchu in Peru's famous Inca Ruins after a number of landslides. The travellers are being airlifted to safety by Peruvian military Helicopters.


Tomorrow morning from 10 I will be talking to a local Foster Carer about why she decided to become a carer, how she has found the experience and what her recommendations are for people interested in becoming a carers.


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