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THE Port Sunlight Players present the romantic tale of Sleeping Beauty, the princess sent to sleep for 100 years under a curse that allows her to be woken by a kiss.
But Maradona's side were the main reason why fans weren't sent to sleep during a dull start to the finals.
Because far from being sent to sleep by Villa, the Tottenham fans are finally waking up to what the rest of the Premier League already knows - the claret and blues remain a very real threat to the top four.
Our balcony at the Golden Sands virtually hung over the beach so at night we were sent to sleep by the sound of the sea and in the morning awoken by the waves that lapped ashore a mere 30 yards from our window.