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Gulf Weekly A Brit of all right!

THE British Club of Bahrain has ‘big plans’ to mark the 200th anniversary of friendship and strong bilateral relations between the United Kingdom and Bahrain with a recruitment drive and another ‘very significant investment’ in updating its facilities and adding new attractions.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Eating Out
Gulf Weekly Savoury seafood selection

Savoury seafood selection

SOMETIMES you live in a bubble. Monday is my grumpy night. It’s ‘press day’ and the pages of this wonderful publication have to be ready to send to the printers with a 7pm deadline.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Local News
Gulf Weekly It’s fair play, no matter the date

It’s fair play, no matter the date

GulfWeekly reporter Kristian Harrison joined the hordes of bargain-hunters and lovers of exotic spices at the Autumn Fair. It was his first time at the popular annual event and it soon melted his ‘frozen’ heart although his negotiating skills are still a work in progress...


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More GulfWeekly reporter Kristian Harrison joined the hordes of bargain-hunters and lovers of exotic spices at the Autumn Fair. It was his first time at the popular annual event and it soon melted his ‘frozen’ heart although his negotiating skills are still a work in progress...



Local News
Gulf Weekly Baloo, I want to be like you!

Baloo, I want to be like you!

Animal lovers and their furry friends put their best paws forward in a bid to raise awareness and funds for the Bahrain Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BSPCA).


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More Animal lovers and their furry friends put their best paws forward in a bid to raise awareness and funds for the Bahrain Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BSPCA).



Fashion Weekly
Gulf Weekly Oh, for that perfect gift!

Oh, for that perfect gift!

Cupid has released his arrow and love is in the air … so now is the time to get your darling the perfect St Valentine’s Day gift before it’s too late.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More Cupid has released his arrow and love is in the air … so now is the time to get your darling the perfect St Valentine’s Day gift before it’s too late.







Local News
Gulf Weekly Don’t buy pets, adopt ’em!

Don’t buy pets, adopt ’em!

A leading supermarket chain in Bahrain has taken the unprecedented step of prohibiting the advertising of pet sales on its popular noticeboards as it seeks to protect the kingdom’s puppies and kittens from being exploited by unethical practices.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Film Weekly
Gulf Weekly Dramatically weak

Dramatically weak

With all of the recent controversy surrounding the Oscars and the supposed lack of ‘racial diversity’ among the nominees for the main acting awards, Concussion piqued my interest more than it usually would have.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Property Weekly
Gulf Weekly Stunning views of golf course

Stunning views of golf course

A beautiful villa is available for sale at Riffa Views Lagoon Estate, boasting views of the golf course among its attractions including a tiled backyard, which also features a Jacuzzi alongside lush landscaping.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Motoring
Gulf Weekly A rock ’n’ roller!

A rock ’n’ roller!

Rolls-Royce vehicles have a storied history with the contemporary music scene, and in particular they have contributed to the myth and legend of rock ’n’ roll. To celebrate this partnership the company is bringing the Wraith ‘Inspired by Music’ model to the kingdom via distributors Euro Motors.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Gulf Weekly More A rock ’n’ roller!


Golf News

Essa in from the cold

In bitterly cold and windy conditions, 90 Awali Golf Club (AGC) members donned their gloves, warm jackets and woolly hats to contest the Seef Properties Stroke Play.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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Sports News

Moment to savour

Dynamic Deena Rahman was handed the captain’s armband of her adopted home country for the first time and lined up alongside a young player in the Bahrain national team she first coached shortly after arriving in the kingdom.


February 3 - 9, 2016
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