Even when the sun shines brilliantly, it seldom touches the grand piano in the recess, or the folio music-books on the stand, or the book-shelves on the wall, or the unfinished picture of a blooming schoolgirl hanging over the chimneypiece; her flowing brown hair tied with a blue riband
, and her beauty remarkable for a quite childish, almost babyish, touch of saucy discontent, comically conscious of itself.
It had been envisaged that 110 jobs would go at the Fawdon plant with plans to move production of the Blue Riband
biscuit to Nestle's factory in Kargowa, Poland.
And as Colman's Mustard and Blue Riband
prepare to shift production abroad with the loss of hundreds more jobs, their makers are accused of playing "fast and loose" with their traditional UK ties.
But the GMB claims that, during consultation meetings with Nestle UK, it learned the company could keep Blue Riband
production and save jobs in the UK for a one-off capital investment of just over PS1m.
The 1m2f investec Derby Trial, in which Cracksman short-headed Permian last month, is a low-grade successor to two former races at epsom's april meeting - the 1m1/2f Blue riband
Trial (Group 3) and the 1m4f Warren Stakes (Listed).
We are losing 300 jobs in the UK because Nestle are moving the manufacture of Blue Riband
biscuits to Poland.
will no longer be made in Britain, ending 81 years of tradition.
A FARMING couple - the first and only married pair to have won the National Eisteddfod Blue Riband
- are embarking on a new musical adventure.
A 16-year-old pianist, who is awaiting his A-level music results after taking the exam two years early, has scooped the Eisteddfod's instrumental Blue Riband
for 16 to 19-year-olds.
The officially fastest steamers could also make another boast - that they held the "Blue Riband
", an unofficial but prestigious accolade given to the passenger liner crossing the Atlantic Ocean in regular service with the record highest speed.
Summary: Didier Defago ended 22 years of Swiss downhill heartache by claiming a surprise victory in the blue riband
event of the Winter Olympics.
The Coral Welsh National winner chased home Neptune Collonges in the Irish Hennessy at Leopardstown last month and Dreaper is understandably disappointed his charge will not be able to have a crack at the blue riband