Maybe I can make it next year:Chap Olympiad 2012 - in pictures | Fashion | guardian.co.uk: Gentlemen compete in the Chap Olympiad – in pictures. The annual Chap Olympiad, described as 'a celebration of eccentricity and athletic ineptitude with the ...www.guardian.co.uk/.../gentlemen-compete-chap-olympiad-in...
As usual, the comments make the post:Queen makes Prince William Knight of the Thistle: The Duke of Cambridge has been given the highest honour in Scotland after being installed as a Knight of the Thistle at a service in Edinburgh.I suppose in my naivety I don't understand the average Brit republican's disdain for pomp and ceremony such … Continue reading For the sake of tradition
Events and Entertainment for Day Two of the Chap Olympiad: Sunday 8th July 2012 is Day two of the Eighth Chap Olympiad and will feature a selection of events which have proved favourites with Olympians and spectators alike over the last eight years. There will also be an interval slot by renowned banjolele-wielder and rhyme-popper … Continue reading Events and Entertainment for Day Two of the Chap Olympiad
Chap Olympiad Only 3 1/2 Weeks Away: The Chap Olympic Committee has completed its exhaustive inspection of Bedford Square Gardens and submitted its final instructions for structural amendments, including the removal of safety barriers from the Olympic Track, the installation of 1000 ashtrays and the removal of the rainforest which sprouted last year.This year’s 8th … Continue reading Chap Olympiad Only 3 1/2 Weeks Away
An update from The Chap:The Siege of Savile Row: On the morning of St George’s Day, April 23rd, swathes of immaculately dressed chaps and chapettes gathered outside No. 3 Savile Row to demonstrate peacefully – but firmly – against Abercrombie & Fitch’s proposed plans to open a children’s store there. The protest began in earnest … Continue reading The Siege of Savile Row
More important news from The Chap:Chaps to Stage Radical Protest on Savile Row: In a return to the heady days of Civilise the City and the notorious Tate Modern art protest, the Chap is to take to the streets once again and stand up for what we believe in. On Monday, 23rd April 2012 (St … Continue reading Chaps to Stage Radical Protest on Savile Row
I've wondered this myself:Why are fantasy world accents British?: Why is Game of Thrones full of British accents?