plainspeaking

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Announcing his plans shows admirable honesty from the plainspeaking 55-year-old, but with English fans, players and administrators all desperate for an improved showing Down Under in four years' time, it is also a brave step.
Announcing his plans shows admirable honesty from the plainspeaking 55-year-old but with English fans, players and administrators all desperate for an improved showing Down Under in four years' time, it is also a brave step.
I think we can all read between those lines But if we can't, plainspeaking Tory MP Mike Penning, a former soldier and ex-Justice Minister, did it for us.
Former Lib Dem chief whip Carmichael, 48, said: "People in Shetland know I'm fairly plainspeaking and not unnecessarily aggressive.
Thursday Mrs Brown BBC2 10pm This period drama features fantastic performances from Judi Dench as Queen Victoria and Billy Connolly as the plainspeaking Scottish servant who helps her to cope with her grief following the death of her husband.
But Dad is very plainspeaking, knows football, and if things go badly he will treat me as he would any other manager.
THE HOTEL INSPECTOR Channel 5, 9pm Thank heavens for Alex Polizzi, the plainspeaking business guru whose Lady Chatterley-style appeal has helped make this one of the best troubleshooting shows around.
Indian campuses are not attractive enough for foreign students," the plainspeaking VC says, stating a home truth.
Now, let's do some plainspeaking on what Gandhi said, to begin with?
The Game (which opened its original fixtures at the Playhouse 90-something years ago) precedes Hobson, but is Brighouse still firmly entrenched in the plainspeaking north.
She has simultaneously become the independent woman's icon and the older male's sex siren, the queen of Hollywood and the plainspeaking lass from Essex.
Tony Blair paid emotional tribute to Estelle Morris yesterday after announcing plainspeaking Charles Clarke would be her successor.