Qatar 2022 will be the first time that female referees will officiate men’s World Cup matches. Of 36 Referees, three are female, plus there are also three females amongst the 69 Assistant Referees.
Woohoo, it’s a Flying Fish! Not a real one, obviously, but if you did encounter one in the Atlantic, Pacific or Indian Ocean, it could propel itself out of the water and glide for almost 4-times longer than the first flight of the Wright Brothers.
The Lactori Cornuta (Cowfish) has a bovine appearance with growths reminiscent of horns. Dig those lips! The species occurs throughout much of the Indo-Pacific Ocean and the Red Sea although these fish were in the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco.
Although we are a couple of months into Autumn, you might be interested to know the difference between the Astronomical Autumn and the Meteorological Autumn. If so, then Click Here to visit the Met Office Website (opens in a new tab). Also find out about solstices and equinoxes.
On this date in 1972, Access credit cards were introduced in the UK.
Have you ever wondered about dementia and what the chances are of developing it in older age? Age Uk tells us that 1-in-14 people over the age of 65-years lives with dementia. It also has an effect on the people around them. Why not follow the link to the Age UK website and read aboutContinue reading “Age Uk and Dementia”
Not quite, but here’s a little tip if that bowl is slipping in your hand:
So what is a Crown Green? It is not weathered copper headwear but it is an area of grass with a convex centre. The nature of the ground means that there is probably not just one centre on a crown green but an uneven area with many different rises, dips and slopes. The photo belowContinue reading “The Crown”
As with all sports, it is important to keep hydrated during a match. Tea is a very important part of playing bowls.