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Daily Mail
Surfer perfectly takes on giant wave off the coast off Portugalcoast of the island. That day waves were nearly 70 feet tall. The next year he
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
coast of the island. That day waves were nearly 70 feet tall. The next year he conquered Teahupoo, a wave situated off Tahiti and the most dangerous in the world. The daredevil surfer is also a Laueres Sport for Good Ambassador and implements... Read more
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World Surf League
Finn McGill After Winning Sunset Beach Pro JuniorSunset Pro Junior title in their respective Men's and Women's divisions for a 1
World Surf League / Posted 15 hours ago
Sunset Pro Junior title in their respective Men's and Women's divisions for a 1,000-point jump start to the 2018 WSL Hawaii/Tahiti Nui Junior series. This is McGill's first win at his homebreak of Sunset Beach on Oahu's North Shore and Bryan's... Read more
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World Surf League
First Victory for Finn McGill at Sunset, Gabriela Bryan Earns Maiden WinSunset Pro Junior title in their respective Men's and Women's divisions for a 1
World Surf League / Posted 16 hours ago
Sunset Pro Junior title in their respective Men's and Women's divisions for a 1,000-point jump start to the 2018 WSL Hawaii/Tahiti Nui Junior series. This is McGill's first win at his homebreak of Sunset Beach on Oahu's North Shore and Bryan's... Read more
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TheBull
Major Australian events, Jul-Dec 2018South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, follo
TheBull / Posted yesterday
South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, following his circumnavigation of New Zealand via Tahiti. Cook returned to England in 1771 but was killed by Hawaiian locals about nine years later, reportedly over the theft... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
United cuts fuel costs by almost $300K a year, thanks to a little light readinghas unveiled a number of new flights – including one between San Francisco Inte
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
has unveiled a number of new flights – including one between San Francisco International and Fa’a’ā International in Tahiti, planned to start up this October. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. The... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Major Australian events, Jul-Dec 2018South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, follo
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, following his circumnavigation of New Zealand via Tahiti. Cook returned to England in 1771 but was killed by Hawaiian locals about nine years later, reportedly over the theft... Read more
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News.com.au
Major Australian events, Jul-Dec 2018South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, follo
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
South Wales as part of Australia for the British crown on April 19, 1770, following his circumnavigation of New Zealand via Tahiti. Cook returned to England in 1771 but was killed by Hawaiian locals about nine years later, reportedly over the theft... Read more
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World Surf League
Matt McGillivray Nabs First QS Victory at SEAT Pro Netanyaon the bombs on finals day.WSL / Laurent Masurel Three years in, Matthew only
World Surf League / Posted 2 days ago
on the bombs on finals day.WSL / Laurent Masurel Three years in, Matthew only had a couple runner-up results in Durban and Tahiti to show for his work, and today marked his first-ever win on the big stage. His path to the final included an... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
BreakPoint: Alabama's big win, Tua Tagovailoa's big faithsome Christians on Samoa. In keeping with Polynesian culture, it arrived via lo
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
some Christians on Samoa. In keeping with Polynesian culture, it arrived via longboat, probably from places like Tonga and Tahiti, where Wesleyan missionaries had already been at work. Western missionaries then built on the Samoans' attraction to... Read more
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World Surf League
What Will Kelly Do Next?shot, winning another CT event is a way more attainable goal for Slater. Kelly'
World Surf League / Posted 3 days ago
shot, winning another CT event is a way more attainable goal for Slater. Kelly's last CT victory came at the Billabong Pro Tahiti in 2016 and there's no reason to suggest he couldn't replicate that form in Tahiti, and at favorite locations like... Read more
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Surfers Village
Shaun Burns scores 10-foot tube as Sunset Open launches9.0 barrel kicks off Hawaii/Tahiti Nui 2018 competitive season Surfersvillage
Surfers Village / Posted 3 days ago
9.0 barrel kicks off Hawaii/Tahiti Nui 2018 competitive season Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 19 January, 2018 - Santa Cruz surfer Shaun Burns scored the first barrel and best ride of the World Surf League Hawaii/Tahiti Nui’s 2018 competitive... Read more
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World Surf League
Sunset Open Sees 9.0 Barrel for California's Shaun BurnsSanta Cruz surfer Shaun Burns (USA) scored the first barrel and best ride of th
World Surf League / Posted 3 days ago
Santa Cruz surfer Shaun Burns (USA) scored the first barrel and best ride of the WSL Hawaii/Tahiti Nui's 2018 competitive season at the Sunset Open, a Men's QS (QS) 1,000 event, after threading through a 10-foot tube and completing a swooping cutback... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Lillian BaileyWhen the company moved to Houston, Texas, Lillian retired. Throughout her life
The Shawano Leader / Posted 4 days ago
When the company moved to Houston, Texas, Lillian retired. Throughout her life, Lillian fulfilled her dreams, visiting Tahiti and the surrounding Society Island, Hong Kong, Acapulco, Bahamas, Hawaii, Alaska, the western Canadian Provinces, Baja... Read more
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The Star
Counting Christmas birds on St. Vincent Islandno other human beings!). We will shout out numbers of eagles and white ibis and
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
no other human beings!). We will shout out numbers of eagles and white ibis and hawks rising over the broad marshes west of Tahiti Beach. We will search for rare sparrows in the black needle rush, and look for feeding guilds of warblers (pine,... Read more
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Northern Echo
The North Yorkshire sailor who set sail with Captain Cook whose story is often overlookedthe Transit of Venus might be observed and so accurately calculate the earth’s
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
the Transit of Venus might be observed and so accurately calculate the earth’s distance from the sun. After discovering Tahiti, Dolphin arrived back in London in May 1768, and Pickersgill, who had therefore just completed his first global... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Learn the ways of ancient Polynesian paddlers on Hawaiian outrigger canoe – LA Times"With a team — myself and three other apprentices — [we] navigated from Hawaii
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
"With a team — myself and three other apprentices — [we] navigated from Hawaii to Tahiti," Kino said, talking about the first leg of the around-the-world sailing. After departing Hawaii, the crew spent 17 days at sea before again sighting land, using... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Surfing - Masencamp Fares Best for SA At World Juniorswomen's event was won by Vahine Fierro who was awarded a wildcard into the WJC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
women's event was won by Vahine Fierro who was awarded a wildcard into the WJC after missing out on qualifying. The young Tahitian built on her performances through each round and saved her best performance until the final where she met good... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Dozen upcoming delights. Both at Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley. calperformances.org. 6. Leonard Bernst
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
. Both at Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley. calperformances.org. 6. Leonard Bernstein's jazz-influenced opera "Trouble in Tahiti," in a world-premiere pairing with Bay Area composer Jake Heggie's "At the Statue of Venus," both from SF's Opera... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Margot’s awkward run-in with Obamawhich happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymo
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
which happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymoon at a luxurious island resort in Tahiti. The chance meeting in the hotel gym was made extremely awkward by what Tom decided to wear for their workout... Read more
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News.com.au
Margot’s awkward run-in with Obamawhich happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymo
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
which happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymoon at a luxurious island resort in Tahiti. Margot Robbie recounted the hilarious story of how she first met Ellen DeGeneres and Barack Obama while on her... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Margot’s awkward run-in with Obamawhich happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymo
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
which happened when Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley were spending their honeymoon at a luxurious island resort in Tahiti. The chance meeting in the hotel gym was made extremely awkward by what Tom decided to wear for their workout... Read more
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World Surf League
5 Takeaways from The Jeep World Junior Championshiphad risen from 256 on the QS to 26th throughout 2017, courtesy of great perform
World Surf League / Posted 12 days ago
had risen from 256 on the QS to 26th throughout 2017, courtesy of great performances in Australia, Hawaii and at home in Tahiti. In her first year on tour she has adapted quickly, with her natural curiosity and ability to speak four languages... Read more
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Daily Mail
Margot Robbie tells HILARIOUS story of how she met Ellen and Obamathe 59-year-old chat show host, her wife Portia de Rossi, and former US Preside
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the 59-year-old chat show host, her wife Portia de Rossi, and former US President Barack Obama while on her honeymoon in Tahiti with Tom Ackerley. Stunning: Margot Robbie made an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show on Wednesday as the chat... Read more
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Surfers Village
Finn McGill and Vahine Fierro claim WSL World Junior titlesseason when she missed out on qualification by three spots. After an amazing sh
Surfers Village / Posted 12 days ago
season when she missed out on qualification by three spots. After an amazing showing in other regional Juniors, the young Tahitian was awarded a Wildcard into the WJC and didn’t let the opportunity go begging. Fierro built on her performances... Read more
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World Surf League
Vahine Fierro Wins Jeep Women's World Junior ChampionshipTahiti's Vahine Fierro defeated Hawaiian Summer Macedo in the Final to win the
World Surf League / Posted 12 days ago
Tahiti's Vahine Fierro defeated Hawaiian Summer Macedo in the Final to win the 2017 Jeep World Junior Championship - Women's, becoming the first Tahitian to win a WSL World Title. The victory was the culmination of a dramatic run for the dark horse... Read more
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World Surf League
Hawaii/Tahiti Nui Rings in New Year with Sunset Open + Pro JuniorA new season for competitive surfing has begun with the start of 2018 and the W
World Surf League / Posted 12 days ago
A new season for competitive surfing has begun with the start of 2018 and the WSL Hawaii/Tahiti Nui region welcomes athletes to the big wave break of Sunset Beach for the first events of the year, the Sunset Open, a Men's QS1,000 rated event, and the... Read more
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Surfers Village
Sunset Open kicks off Pacific WSL QS season next week2018 - A new season for competitive surfing has begun with the start of 2018 an
Surfers Village / Posted 13 days ago
2018 - A new season for competitive surfing has begun with the start of 2018 and the World Surf League (WSL) Hawaii/Tahiti Nui region welcomes athletes to the big wave break of Sunset Beach for the first events of the year, the Sunset Open,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Hawaiian Airlines Carries Record 11.5 Million Passengers in 2017(11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China,
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
(11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 170 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
From Tahiti to Fiji: A 2,000-mile voyage in paradiseMS Caledonian Sky, a small cruise ship heading for far-flung isles on a 2,000-m
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
MS Caledonian Sky, a small cruise ship heading for far-flung isles on a 2,000-mile voyage across the South Pacific from Tahiti to Fiji. Palmerston is a tourist board’s dream, the quintessential image of a South Seas idyll etched between endless... Read more
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World Surf League
Ace Buchan's Expanding Universeyears on the CT, Ace has finished as high as World No. 6 and never outside the
World Surf League / Posted 17 days ago
years on the CT, Ace has finished as high as World No. 6 and never outside the Top 20. He has won two events, in France and Tahiti (beating Kelly Slater in both finals) and has made a career out of a lethal backhand, competitive smarts, precise rail... Read more
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The Border Mail
Irishman Gary Purcell developing tennis in the Pacific Islandsand has a passion for discovering unearthed talent within aspiring tennis playe
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
and has a passion for discovering unearthed talent within aspiring tennis players from Fiji, Solomon Islands, Cook Islands, Tahiti, Samoa and Tonga, just to name a few. Purcell was only too happy to continue the region’s strong relationship with... Read more
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World Surf League
Jeep World Junior Championship: Five Women to Watchwins on the Junior tour. All of which added up to a No. 20 ranking on the QS an
World Surf League / Posted 20 days ago
wins on the Junior tour. All of which added up to a No. 20 ranking on the QS and a Juniors No. 1 final rank in the Hawaii/Tahiti Nui region. Her in-region rivalries with a pair of bright talents from Hawaii, Hennessy and Summer Macedo, will go a... Read more
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World Surf League
Five Guys to Watch at the Jeep World Junior Championshipfor the Vans World Cup -- 17-year-old Barron Mamiya is part of an impressive cr
World Surf League / Posted 22 days ago
for the Vans World Cup -- 17-year-old Barron Mamiya is part of an impressive crop of teenagers emerging from the Hawaii/Tahiti Nui region. Yet, Barron may be the most talented of the bunch and if he can somehow learn to translate his North Shore... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Stanford shoots 52 percent to beat UCLA in Pac-12 opener“Unranked Stanford” sounds so bizarre, like “sugar-free cotton candy” or “snowy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
“Unranked Stanford” sounds so bizarre, like “sugar-free cotton candy” or “snowy Tahiti.” It does not roll off the tongue easily. The rest of the Pac-12 and the nation probably will not get accustomed to saying it. The Cardinal didn’t look anything... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Stanford shoots 52 percent to beat UCLA in Pac-12 opener“Unranked Stanford” sounds so bizarre, like “sugar-free cotton candy” or “snowy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
“Unranked Stanford” sounds so bizarre, like “sugar-free cotton candy” or “snowy Tahiti.” It does not roll off the tongue easily. The rest of the Pac-12 and the nation probably will not get accustomed to saying it. The Cardinal didn’t look anything... Read more
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World Surf League
The Best Battles of 2017Gabriel Medina, who made the Semifinals in South Africa. Watch it here. Julian
World Surf League / Posted 23 days ago
Gabriel Medina, who made the Semifinals in South Africa. Watch it here. Julian Wilson vs. Gabriel Medina - Billabong Pro Tahiti - Final In fitting fashion, the best heat of the entire Billabong Pro Tahiti occurred during the incredible Final... Read more
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Breitbart
Countdown: The 165 Greatest American Movies Ever Made (16-40)Dream. We’ll be men again if we hang for it! The movie works because like the
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
Dream. We’ll be men again if we hang for it! The movie works because like the crew of the Bounty we don’t want to leave Tahiti. Ever. We certainly don’t want to return to life under Captain Bligh (a superb Charles Laughton), nor do we want to go... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Why the world is even more curious of Guam after nuclear threatsTourist Attraction by the GVB; and “Taotao Tasi,” the captivating, often humoro
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
Tourist Attraction by the GVB; and “Taotao Tasi,” the captivating, often humorous performances representing the cultures of Tahiti, Samoa, Hawaii, and Guam by 50 dancers and 30 fire dancers, Guam’s only dinner show on the beach. Cebu Pacific flies... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
52 amazing holidays to take in 2018 – one for every week of the yearCook is another 2018 anniversary hero. The explorer’s first voyage – which push
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Cook is another 2018 anniversary hero. The explorer’s first voyage – which pushed into the South Pacific, pausing at Tahiti and New Zealand en route to a first European sighting of the east coast of Australia – departed from Plymouth 250... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
2017 in review: Hokulea united a state by sharing a message of aloha around the worldand visited 19 countries. Along the way, her crew shared a message of "malama
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 24 days ago
and visited 19 countries. Along the way, her crew shared a message of "malama honua," meaning "care for the earth." In Tahiti, Hokulea was reunited with her sister voyaging canoe Hikianalia to end the worldwide journey the way they started it —... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
2017 in review: Hokulea united a state by sharing a message of aloha around the worldand visited 19 countries. Along the way, her crew shared a message of "malama
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
and visited 19 countries. Along the way, her crew shared a message of "malama honua," meaning "care for the earth." In Tahiti, Hokulea was reunited with her sister voyaging canoe Hikianalia to end the worldwide journey the way they started it —... Read more
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Daily Mail
Next James Bond could be black or a woman, says 007 producerWendi began courting Bertold last year they have enjoyed a string of star-studd
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Wendi began courting Bertold last year they have enjoyed a string of star-studded holidays including an April break in Tahiti, where they were joined by X-Men star Hugh Jackman. Hunt Master Owain Fisher broke with tradition during his speech... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At LAX, top-end airline lounges offer a gentle place to decompressfirst-class lounge with private drawing rooms. Los Angeles International Loung
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
first-class lounge with private drawing rooms. Los Angeles International Loungeis small and bare-bones, serving Air Tahiti, Fiji Airways and Philippines Airlines, among others. Its best feature is an indoor terrace that overlooks Bradley’s... Read more
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World Surf League
5 Best Performances of 2017thought I would get a Perfect 20 and to get it here at J-Bay makes it extra spe
World Surf League / Posted 30 days ago
thought I would get a Perfect 20 and to get it here at J-Bay makes it extra special.'"4. Julian Wilson - Billabong Pro Tahiti Total Heat Score: 18.96 Def. Gabriel Medina The Australian is enjoying a mid-season tear in 2017, with no signs of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The best sporting quotes of 2017Las Vegas boxing match. "I'm not going to cry, but I feel like crying." Austr
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Las Vegas boxing match. "I'm not going to cry, but I feel like crying." Australian surfer Julian Wilson after winning the Tahiti Pro, his first surfing tour victory since being in the water when close mate Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark in... Read more
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World Surf League
Never Give Up: The Best Comeback Heat Wins of 2017fare any better in Brazil. But he started showing signs of life during the "dre
World Surf League / Posted 1 months ago
fare any better in Brazil. But he started showing signs of life during the "dream leg" stretch of Fiji, South Africa and Tahiti. He followed his 5th place at Cloudbreak with a 3rd place finish at Jeffreys Bay, where he remains one of the most... Read more
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Surfers Village
USA sees two new rookies hit WSL men's and women's CTabout the schedule yet too much, but spending time on the QS and watching event
Surfers Village / Posted 1 months ago
about the schedule yet too much, but spending time on the QS and watching events, I cannot wait to get back to Pipeline and Tahiti. Those are my favorite places that I remember competing and Tahiti probably gets the top spot." "It's incredible with... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Raymond Blanc talks Christmas and the opening of his first Oxfordshire pubWhy wouldn’t I be happy?" The sprightly Frenchmen sitting opposite me could ha
Oxford Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Why wouldn’t I be happy?" The sprightly Frenchmen sitting opposite me could have put his feet up long ago and retired to Tahiti to sip cocktails on the beach. But not Raymond Blanc OBE, who has single-handedly created one of the world’s most... Read more

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