The landing of C 130 Hercules at Daulat Beg Oldie
today is a very significant achievement for the Indian Air Force and it has a relevance for the larger Indian military profile.
The best way we oldies
can influence Government policy is through the ballot box.
of the Year Award winners include David Attenborough (2005), Ranulph Fiennes (2004), Eric Sykes (2002), John Mortimer (2001) and Spike Milligan (1994).
Kaiser (543) is not just a golden oldie
but one of our long-term residents.
Michael Buerk is 7-4 favourite with Ladbrokes to be the first Beeb golden oldie
ACTRESS Joanna Lumley was honoured for her Gurkha campaign when she was presented with the Oldie
of the Year award yesterday.
Dear reader, IF you call yourself an oldie
then you're going to feel like an oldie
A GOLDEN oldie
in every sense of the word, Bella Davies (played by Rachel Thomas) was one of the Brynawelon stalwarts.
30pm: The Oldie
lunch Legendary Oldie
editor Richard Ingrams hosts a lunch as contributors and guests gather for good food, sparkling conversation and a little light book-plugging.
VETERAN DJ Tony Blackburn today fought off competition from battle- axe Anne Robinson to receive the Oldie
of the Year award.
Lockerbie campaigner Dr Jim Swire, aged 64, from Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, was named Oldie
Campaigner of the Year by Oldie
Perhaps this extended afternoon slot, when it happens again, could be re-named The Oldie
Afternoon (only because I''m not so sure it''s golden
AGE BEFORE BEAUTY Kimberley, left, and Cheryl Pictures: KEN MCKAY; GLAM TO GLUM Oldie
make-up hides girls' beauty; LAUGHS Band with girls playing them as children in the 80s
Let's have a golden oldie
programme like they have in the United States and Canada.
The event, hosted by The Oldie
magazine, was the first to be held outside London and the West Country.