I always find them a bit of a curate's egg
- some remarkable sporting performances and some pretty repetitive stuff.
He said: "It was a real curate's egg
as some of our rugby with ball in hand was outstanding.
The EU is a bit like the curate's egg
, good in parts.
Owen McKenna's Hot Trend gave a real curate's egg
of a performance when scrambling home in a trial stakes last week, doing well to get to the front after a poor start but then inexplicably all but throwing the race away when checking close home.
RATHER like the proverbial curate's egg
, this production, directed by Blanche McIntyre, is good in parts.
Despite a curate's egg
of a winter, in which a record-breaking one metre of rain fell but temperatures rarely dipped below freezing, Dr Dine Dines is confident of a blowsy new arrival in the Conwy landscape this summer.
IT WAS a curate's egg
of a match from Stourbridge as they overcame an early Otley try to lead 27-7 but then allowed their hosts back into the match to create a nervy ending.
The computer, this latter day Pandora's Box, can be extremely useful, but like the Curate's Egg
is only good in parts.
It was something of a curate's egg
performance - Cov banking their four-try bonus point in just 28 minutes as they over-ran their visitors before, 36-7 up at the break, losing some of their shape and discipline as Wharfedale upped their game considerably.
THE EU is like the curate's egg
in that "parts of it are excellent".
Both Carmarthenshire clubs have had a curate's egg
of a season but the home side edged an error strewn game at Parc Y Scarlets.
This season, the Heron Island gelding's form has been something of a curate's egg
- and that's putting it politely - as my selection completed his Cheltenham build-up with a fifth, beaten 22 lengths, to Lie Forrit in Haydock's Grand National Trial last month.