Douglas, George

Douglas, George,

pseud. of

George Douglas Brown,

1869–1902, English novelist, b. Scotland. His reputation rests on his single novel, The House with the Green Shutters (1901), a somber story of Scottish life.
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He will select from: Matthew Aspin, Harvey Hills, Ben Franklin, Ben Douglas, George Wilson, Nathan Daines-Smith, Joe Grigg, Jack Conlin, Will Murray, David Adeyeye, Ben Lightfoot, Keiran Mahoney, Jozef Wierzbinski-Moore and Ellis Japes.
Supporting players, accompanied by regular pianist William McRobert and drummers Rob Dorrance, Ian Riddet, Graeme Woods and Billy Porter, were - on mouthie Doug Radley and accordionists Norman Swainston, Deryn Waitt, Robin Waitt, Bill McMinn, Gavin Foster, Kenny Jackson, Billy Telfer, Willie Duff, John Douglas, George Carlyle, Barbara Fisher and John Milne, who was playing at the club for the first time.
Away at Bedworth BC: Roger Taylor 13-21 Gary Siswick, Danny Edkins 13-21 John Greenhalgh, Natty Tonks 21-19 Oliver Fox, Liam Dennis 21-18 Adam Douglas, George Chapman 21-14 Danny Teale, Richard Smart 20-21 Andy Cairns, Tyler Dewis 21-8 Matt Hollingworth, Paul Dennis 19-21 Michael Martin, Ada Carr 10-21 Matt Richardson, Adam Bell 7-21 Josh Brown, Jordan Baddeley 21-18 Danny Kilburn, Andy Parker 21-12 James Martin.
as Messengers of Peace including Stevie Wonder, Michael Douglas, George Clooney, Brazilian author Paulo Coelho, primatologist Jane Goodall and conductor Daniel Barenboim.
MODEL: Jonathon Sloan, William Dunwoody, George Douglas, George Graham, Gary Lofthouse, Scott Nixon (c), Jason Madden, Brian Dixon, Marcus Beattie, Renato Varadi, James Campbell, Luke Braiden, Thomas Renato Varadi of Boys Model keeps Edmund Rice's Gary Doherty at bay when the sides met in the cup Kinnear, Dean Spence, Reece White, Nathan Bailie
Macdonald, Tommy Douglas, George Brown and James McGill made their mark in politics, journalism and education, while others such as Alexander Graham Bell and Sandford Fleming were at the forefront of innovation and invention.
From the comfort of our living rooms, Burns and co-producer Dayton Duncan led us on a grand tour of Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier, the Grand Canyon, the Everglades, and dozens of other national parks and monuments, showing us the majesty and splendor of these glorious places while regaling us with tales about some of the extraordinary folk--John Muir, George Masa, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, George Melendez, Stephen Mather--who helped preserve and protect these parks for all the rest of us.
Halsall FC were in league action, but despite Tom Barlow's strike they went down 2-1 to Diamonds (Matty Taylor, Mason Nevitt), while Cantril Farm (Marc Douglas, George McHugh) beat FC Halsall (Luke Stock) 2-1, Sweenys (Hughes 2, Nugent, Atherton) won 4-2 at Connect (Joseph Januszewski, Lee Sheehan) and Fur and Feather (Jonathan Blair 2, Mathew Parker 2, Ryan Allan, Michael Silvano, Scott Kearns, Michael Connolly, Kieran Halligan) were 9-1 winners at Berrybridge (Jules Nshammba).
Scarlets' squad: Hayter, Rees, Owens, Broster, Manu, I Thomas, John, I Jones, Douglas, George, Eustace, Popham, D Jones, Day, G Thomas, Bater, N Thomas, MacLeod, Easterby, Cooper, Reed, Cattle, J Davies, C Thomas, James, Daniel, Peel, Garin Evans, Gavin Evans, Brew, M Jones, Watkins, King, S Jones, D Evans, Stoddart, Priestland, L Davies.
STAR STORIES (15) Poking fun at celebrities and their supposedly glitzy lifestyles, this award-winning six-part series from the makers of Peep Show takes an irreverent look at the closely guarded worlds of David and Victoria Beckham, Sadie Frost, Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas, George Michael, Madonna and Guy Ritchie and Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt.
Organiser Kim Douglas, George's mother, said: "It was a fantastic day, the weather was great and the children loved it.
Whereas many ageing men, like Michael Douglas, George Best or Nigel Lawson look like their faces could be a stand-in for many a woman's derriere.