Ten Things About Champagne
There are ten essential insights into the world of Champagne to prepare you for the upcoming Johannesburg Cap Classique, Champagne & Bubbles Festival, slated for May 17th and 18th at the Inanda Polo Club in Sandton. Protected Origins: Only wines crafted within the...
Book review: Bad Blood by Tobin Elliott
"Bad Blood" by Tobin Elliott is an enthralling journey into the depths of a young girl's tumultuous emotions, set against the backdrop of a family in turmoil. I received an audio review copy of this book, and it was a captivating two-an-a-half hours. The year is 1975,...
Diarise: The Johannesburg Cap Classique, Champagne & Bubbles Festival
The Johannesburg Cap Classique, Champagne & Bubbles Festival is back, and it's promising to be bigger, better, and bubblier than ever before! Mark your calendars for Friday, May 17, from 18:00 to 22:00 and Saturday, May 18, from 11:00 to 16:00. The Johannesburg...
A quick little James Patterson twofer
It's been a while since I did a book review, and Louisa shared these two James Patterson quick reviews with me. 12 Months To Live By James Patterson and Mike Lupica The main character, Jane Smith, a criminal defence attorney, has a lot going on in her private which...
Review: Villeneuve Pironi (2022)

Review: Villeneuve Pironi (2022)

"Villeneuve Pironi" is a riveting and awe-inspiring documentary that pays homage to two legendary figures in the world of motorsports - Gilles Villeneuve and Didier Pironi. Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Torquil Jones, the documentary offers an in-depth and...

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Review: Rush (2013)

Review: Rush (2013)

Directed by the acclaimed filmmaker Ron Howard, Rush (2013) is a masterpiece that combines action, drama, and adrenaline-pumping excitement in a visually stunning and emotionally gripping cinematic experience. Based on the real-life rivalry between Formula One drivers...

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Book Review: How to be an F1 Driver

Book Review: How to be an F1 Driver

If you're a fan of Formula One racing, Jenson Button's book, "How to be an F1 Driver: My Guide to Life in the Fast Lane," is a must-read. This captivating memoir takes readers on an exhilarating journey through the world of Formula One racing, providing insights,...

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Review: Inside F1: Life Alongside Legends

Review: Inside F1: Life Alongside Legends

When you need an F1 fix in the off-season, there’s no shortage of books to dive into. In December, I dropped an Audible credit on this book, read by the author, and very entertaining. Inside F1: Life Alongside Legends is a must-read book for any Formula One...

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How to spend your time when there’s no race

How to spend your time when there’s no race

Formula 1 fans may or may not be familiar with the name Jason Plato. While he didn’t race in F1, he’s a racing car driver with quite a pedigree. He has completed the second most British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) races, trailing only rival Matt Neal in total...

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Review: Lights Out, Full Throttle

Review: Lights Out, Full Throttle

Recently, having an Audible credit and an idle mind, I stumbled across this book by Johnny Herbert and Damon Hill. I really enjoyed their commentary when I still watched the races on Sky Sports F1 (I’ve since moved to F1 TV Pro). Anyway, I decided this could be...

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