Wickfield's room, which was the shadow of its former self
- having been divested of a variety of conveniences, for the accommodation of the new partner - and stood before the fire, warming his back, and shaving his chin with his bony hand, while Mr.
While Leeds United might be only a shadow of its former self
, the city has beat off competition from Birmingham and Manchester to be home of the new Channel 4 headquarters.
Addressing the workers, Sakhi Khan said the dignity and morale of workers was on the decline as 30 years of austerity and anti-labour practices in the Pakistan Railways had left the once vibrant and dynamic institution a shadow of its former self
. He said Railways Minister Saad Rafique had been quoted as saying that the era of attempted-privatisation had ended.
Whitley Bay is lucky enough to have two signature features (the other one is the lighthouse.) But the dome has been a sad shadow of its former self
for far too long.
The NHS is a shambles a shadow of its former self
, and Britain is a poorer place.
THE NWCFA Senior Challenge Cup is not the only competition which is currently a shadow of its former self
And there were much sorrow when The George Hotel finally shut its doors earlier this year, a sorry shadow of its former self
The NHS is a disgracefully run shadow of its former self
. - Maureen Osborne, Chopwell, Co Durham THE report highlighting failings at Stafford Hospital reveals institutionalised failure in the whole management and administration.
Our Captain Cook Museum is now a shadow of its former self
. Cook must be honoured and his legacy must be available for the public to see.
As I walked my dogs on the banks of the Clyde yesterday, men were making their way to work at the Scotstoun and Govan yards a little up river, preserving the trade he helped make flourish - even if it is a shadow of its former self
But USAID is a shadow of its former self
and mostly hires contractors to do the work.
The treasured Food Hall is a shadow of its former self
as the banger ban proves.
The North East fishing industry is but a shadow of its former self
Today, the Aral Sea is only a shadow of its former self
, but regional efforts to modify the lake remain underway.
The November cover story ("Confession: A shadow of its former self
?) by Renee M.