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Old 08-29-2012, 07:18 PM
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Next designed the chavtastic outfits I believe. Awful, truly awful.
TBH when I first saw Team GB parade into the Olympic stadium wearing those white and gold outfits, all I could think of was the costuming in the old movie The Music Man. Worse outfits I'd ever seen for an athletic team.
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:23 PM
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TBH when I first saw Team GB parade into the Olympic stadium wearing those white and gold outfits, all I could think of was the costuming in the old movie The Music Man. Worse outfits I'd ever seen for an athletic team.
they looked very similar to the ones the GB atheletes wore at the opening Ceremonies of the Olympics - those were by Next as well. .
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Old 08-30-2012, 04:58 AM
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So today we have
Clarence House ‏@ClarenceHouse The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will attend the Goalball & Track Cycling events, and The Duchess will attend the swimming #GoParalympicsGB


All 3 of the events they are scheduled to attend have begun you can live stream the events here
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Craig Hunter ‏@CraigParaChef Tough #goalball match. Great to have support from Paralympic Ambassadors Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
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Katharine Lazenby ‏@K_Lazenby It's only once the match has finished that I realise that Kate & Wills are in the audience, seated nearby. Kate & Wills!! So starstruck
Ok got a real early morning I'm off to bed, I'll catch up tomorrow when I wake up
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Old 08-30-2012, 05:16 AM
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they looked very similar to the ones the GB atheletes wore at the opening Ceremonies of the Olympics - those were by Next as well. .
They're the same outfits, think it was a unity thing between both the Olympic and Paralympic teams.
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Old 08-30-2012, 06:20 AM
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, along with The Countess of Wessex and Lady Louise Windsor are at the Cycling Events in the Velodrome. Cute images of Catherine and Louise, an awesome duo who should socialise together more often!!


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Old 08-30-2012, 06:25 AM
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Yay! So glad to see her! But these adverts are killing me! BBC should have broadcasted the paralympics as well.
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Old 08-30-2012, 06:36 AM
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Great photo's ..as ever Artemisia
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The royals got to see a great British world record too from Sarah Storey, who could probably mix it with the able-bodied athletes tbh.
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Old 08-30-2012, 07:02 AM
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There were some cute images of William, Catherine, Louise and Sophie doing the Mexican wave at the Velodrome. Too much cuteness for me this morning. All we need is James now.
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, along with The Countess of Wessex and Lady Louise Windsor are at the Cycling Events in the Velodrome. Cute images of Catherine and Louise, an awesome duo who should socialise together more often!!...

Wow amazing pictures
Glad that Lady Louise is there

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love to see Kate and Louise interacting! they seem to be very close :)
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Nice cambridge photos. Great to see Louise too but she should really cut her hair :)
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Nice cambridge photos. Great to see Louise too but she should really cut her hair :)
She looks lovely with her long blonde curls.

I guess we were spoilt with BBC uninterrupted hours of coverage because Channel 4 as well as the adverts is awful, the presenters aren't the same and the fact that today we have 3, 3 hour programs and then it goes back to normal week day telly is annoying. I heard that the BBC didn't bid enough for the paralympic games, but Channel 4 are not doing it justice.
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Anne take those sunglasses off. You look like a total moron. #c4paralympics
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EVERY picture of Anne I've seen this summer, the girl is wearing sunglasses. She should take them off for once so everyone can see her pretty face!
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EVERY picture of Anne I've seen this summer, the girl is wearing sunglasses. She should take them off for once so everyone can see her pretty face!
There is a reason women wear sunglasses, whilst it hasn't been particularly warm this summer the sun has shone at awkward angles.
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Opening with a Big Bang! Disabled genius Stephen Hawking is the star turn at the London 2012 Paralympics Opening Ceremony

Why was Anne wearing sunglasses at night? Corey Hart wannabe much? And what was she crying about?
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Old 08-30-2012, 10:22 AM
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Why was Anne wearing sunglasses at night? Corey Hart wannabe much? And what was she crying about?
Unless it is in one of the videos, I cannot see a picture of Anne wearing sunglasses.
The only picture of Anne is this one, with no sunglasses on.
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She looks lovely with her long blonde curls.

I guess we were spoilt with BBC uninterrupted hours of coverage because Channel 4 as well as the adverts is awful, the presenters aren't the same and the fact that today we have 3, 3 hour programs and then it goes back to normal week day telly is annoying. I heard that the BBC didn't bid enough for the paralympic games, but Channel 4 are not doing it justice.
I adore Louise's blonde ringlets, they look so lovely. I want to scrunch them, however, to make them more ringlet shaped as opposed to brushing them, which is what it looks like she does with her hair.

Channel 4 also have 3 other channels available, as well as C4 and More4. I know it will never be as good as the BBC, but this is the first time the Paralympic's has had so much coverage.
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