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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards ‘DRS’ special edition – Abu Dhabi GP 2019

DRS was unavailable for the first 16 laps of the race. Did it make the race slightly (emphasis on the slightly) more interesting for you? It certainly seemed to bunch the pack together a bit more, and the drivers certainly … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2019

Let’s face it, that was not the most exciting race of the year.

In fact, it ensured the race ended with a whimper instead of a bang.

The biggest bang came from the spectacular fireworks that were set off at the end of the race.

That’s not to say the race didn’t have it’s moments. It did, one or two, but that was it. Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 21 – Abu Dhabi

Well, I’ve done it. Another year of F1 Bake Offs.

21 countries, 21 cakes. Some heavenly, some hellish, but most of all a lot of fun had.

For the final bake off of the year I have tried to make ‘Basboosa’, a simple cake made of yoghurt and sweet semolina… Continue reading

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F1 Book Club – Round 21 – Abu Dhabi

Yes, I know the front of the book says ‘Dubai;, but the inside cover says the locations are imaginary places “based on the various societies that lived in the region that today makes up the United Arab Emirates and the Musandam Peninsula of Oman.”

I loved this book. From the first page I was hooked, and found it very difficult to put down.

The book is beautifully written and from the outset you empathise with Noora’s plight. Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 21 – Abu Dhabi

Well, we’ve reached the final round of the F1 Bake Off challenge. What can I say? It’s been a blast – some bakes have been great, some a complete disaster and others surprising. It’s certainly been a journey. But, here … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweets – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Well, that’s it. The season is over. The fat lady has sung, the fireworks have lit up the sky around the Yas Marina in Abu Dhabi, a new logo has been revealed and we have seen racing cars without halos … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweets – Brazil Grand Prix 2017

Well, it’s the penultimate race of the season. Both championships may well have been wrapped up, but there’s still second place to decide, not to mention the kudos of winning this championship at stake. It looked like we could be … Continue reading

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