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Old 04-28-2008, 06:32 AM
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To get away from stockings for a moment, today Sarah has joined Olivia Newton-John, Cliff Richard and Joan Rivers on Olivia's trek along the Great Wall of China in support of breast cancer research. The participants who have been with Olivia for a while are finding the going tough but Olivia said that each person is carrying the memory of someone dear they have lost to cancer, and it is this which is keeping them determined to walk as far as they can.

On a lighter note, I can't find any news links to Sarah and Joan's arrival as yet, but here's the link to Joan's China blog which is amusing enough. Sarah and Joan were shown on our TV news tonight; Sarah was a touch earnest, while Joan, as to be expected, was a scream.
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Old 04-28-2008, 07:57 AM
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Sarah appears to have much bigger problems than those horrid tights. Her new show in Britain has suffered a bit of a set back.

Duchess of York | Fergie | TV show | Drug death | THE Duchess of York’s new fly-on-the-wall TV show was in tatters last night – after its star was arrested over the drug death of a friend | The Sun |HomePage|News|Royals

Duchess of York’s lifestyle TV show may be cancelled after ‘drugs death’ - Times Online

Duchess of York's sink estate reality TV show 'in doubt' after star is arrested over friend's drug death | the Daily Mail

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Wow--she's walking the Great Wall? That is impressive!
That's really just bad luck about the television show; she's worked hard to get it going and then this happens.
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Old 04-28-2008, 08:25 AM
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Wow--she's walking the Great Wall? That is impressive!
The main party has already traversed the renovated part of the Great Wall; the section shown tonight where Sarah and Joan have joined the group is unrestored and quite rough.
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Rough or not, walking the Great Wall is truly an amazing experience. I really envy the Duchess and I admire her for what is obviously a difficult task.
Thank you for the info, Warren--
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the section shown tonight
what channel and which country
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That's great...I wonder who Sarah is walking in honor of. Is it her former flatmate...Carolyn Cottrell.
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To get away from stockings for a moment, today Sarah has joined Olivia Newton-John, Cliff Richard and Joan Rivers on Olivia's trek along the Great Wall of China in support of breast cancer research. The participants who have been with Olivia for a while are finding the going tough but Olivia said that each person is carrying the memory of someone dear they have lost to cancer, and it is this which is keeping them determined to walk as far as they can.

On a lighter note, I can't find any news links to Sarah and Joan's arrival as yet, but here's the link to Joan's China blog which is amusing enough. Sarah and Joan were shown on our TV news tonight; Sarah was a touch earnest, while Joan, as to be expected, was a scream.
That's cool! I do the Relay for Life every year as well as the Komen, being a 14 year cancer survivor. Great Wall, wow. I'll have to check out the mileage on that. My buddy saw Olivia in concert last year and said she was as great and beautiful as ever!
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She looks quite understanded and professional. But what's that bubble of hair on the top of her head? Oh....Sarah.

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She looks quite understanded and professional. But what's that bubble of hair on the top of her head? Oh....Sarah.
She does look very nice, but I'm with you--is that eighties hair I'm seeing??
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She does look very nice, but I'm with you--is that eighties hair I'm seeing??
that hairstyle is horible fringes are so last century
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She does look very nice, but I'm with you--is that eighties hair I'm seeing??
Stuck in the '80's? Again, as long as she's not singing "Tainted Love" I guess I'll be okay with it.
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that hairstyle is horible fringes are so last century
Better not tell that to the millions who have a fringe, especially the models!

Fringe or not, I think she is nicely turned out.
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Thank you very much for all the pictures.

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Thanks for the photos, Ice. I like Pss B's dress is the last lot but I don't think the belt goes well. Her hair is beautiful, Sarah's too.
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i was just about to say that for once they both looked nice...then i opened the full length shot. bea's outfit is awful. sarah, however, looks good.
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The Duchess looks absolutely delicious, and... no patterned stockings!
(Do you think she reads the forum?)
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The Duchess looks absolutely delicious, and... no patterned stockings!
(Do you think she reads the forum?)
I don't know. I asked that before. But I would imagine that would be rough to keep up with all the posts.
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