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Gulf Weekly Record attempt

Speed king Andy Frost has set his sights on reclaiming the world record for the quickest and fastest street-legal car over a quarter-mile distance … and aims to bring his mean machine and team of mechanics to the kingdom later this year to attempt to break it.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Eating Out
Gulf Weekly Showtime as food is served

Showtime as food is served

THERE are three things that are needed for a divine eating out experience. First and foremost, the food must be fabulous, obviously. But a close second and third come the ambience of the venue and the memories created by the occasion.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Local News
Gulf Weekly Dad would be so proud!

Dad would be so proud!

CHILDREN at the British School of Bahrain (BSB) started the new school year under the wings of a new head of school after its popular deputy Julie Anne Gilbert stepped up to take over the reins.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More CHILDREN at the British School of Bahrain (BSB) started the new school year under the wings of a new head of school after its popular deputy Julie Anne Gilbert stepped up to take over the reins.



Local News
Gulf Weekly Work starts on store

Work starts on store

WORK is progressing on the long-awaited IKEA store in Bahrain as excited shoppers wait for the famous blue and yellow logo to be unveiled in all its glory.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More WORK is progressing on the long-awaited IKEA store in Bahrain as excited shoppers wait for the famous blue and yellow logo to be unveiled in all its glory.



Fashion Weekly
Gulf Weekly Check it out!

Check it out!

Tommy Hilfiger has lined up a special preview of its Autumn & Winter 2016 Kid’s Collection this Friday at its store in City Centre Bahrain.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More Tommy Hilfiger has lined up a special preview of its Autumn & Winter 2016 Kid’s Collection this Friday at its store in City Centre Bahrain.







Local News
Gulf Weekly We’re getting our kicks on Route 66

We’re getting our kicks on Route 66

HAVING lived in the kingdom for nearly 20 years, with Singapore and Kenya before that, Saar resident and British expat Barry Hobday has always had a love of travel.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Film Weekly
Gulf Weekly Cute caper for kids

Cute caper for kids

The Secret Life of Pets STARRING: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Steve Coogan DIRECTORs: Chris Renaud and Yarrow Cheney Genre: Animation Rating: PG 90 mins


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Golf News
Gulf Weekly Powerful pair on target

Powerful pair on target

The pairing of Yaseen Le Falher and Saud Al Sharif narrowly won the Monday Night Lights competition at the Royal Golf Club with 22 points on count back.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Motoring
Gulf Weekly On the button with a cool ride

On the button with a cool ride

Hot off the heels of last week’s luxurious motor, my run of luck continued apace this week as BMW granted me the opportunity to take its latest 2017 7 Series out for a spin around the streets of Bahrain.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More On the button with a cool ride





Sports News

They’re back with medals!

Bahrain’s world record-breaking gold medallist Ruth Jebet landed in Bahrain on Sunday after her outstanding exploits in Rio and Paris.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More They’re back with medals!



Techtronic Specials

Fear of missing out on something

Men are more attached to their phones as compared to women, an experiment has revealed.


August 31 - September 6, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More Fear of missing out on something