This event has been postponed to the following Sunday, November 28th, which is good news for you if you wanted to attend both our Roast Lunch
BLA member Ebe is hosting his second Polo Pot Luck at the California Polo Club. It's an opportunity for friends to come and either watch or learn the game of Polo at an exclusive and beautiful Polo Club just 20 mins drive from Hollywood. It starts at 12pm with a lesson for 6 beginners (no riding experience required). From then on everyone arrives bringing a dish or booze or whatever... As we start lunch my friends and I will put on an exhibition game just to show everyone how fast and cool polo really is.. The Address is 11035 Osborne Street, LA 91342. you can park just off the road in front of the Arena and walk to the deck at the back where we will be gathering...you can always call me if you get lost 323 801 5779. Here is a link to the club with a map etc www.californiapoloclub.com Here is the link to the event- Do RSVP http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=124101050983658&index=1
When British Nationals realise that their passport is about to run out, what can they do?
Overseas British passport applications must now be applied for ONLINE via gov.uk website. The British Consulate says “don’t leave it until the last minute to apply for your passport. You can apply up to nine months in advance and any unexpired time will be added to your new passport” This applies to new passports and renewals.
You will mailing your passport to the following address
Durham Passport OfficeMilburngate HouseDurhamDH97 1PA We advise getting a tracking number when you mail; you can send through the USPS for about $16
You can also book a same day appointment in the UK for a renewal passport. However if you have lost your passport and go home on an emergency document, it can take a week for an expedited renewal:
If you've ever considered jumping on a flight home to pop into a Tesco Express for that much needed tub of Bisto Gravy Granules that will surely salvage your Sunday Roast, then this is the place for you! You don't need to go anywhere but to your computer for those unmatchable tastes of home. The internet is awash with online stores that will deliver right to your doorstep. Www.Expats.org has a useful directory of British food suppliers from around the world but if you don't want to wait until checkout to find out just what it will cost you for a tub of Marmite, then this guide will offer some examples of shipping and product costs from some of the best Brit food stores online.
British Food Store Online www.Britishfoodstoreonline.co.uk+44 (0) 1785 281 637 USA Shipping £29.99 This is a UK based company so the shipping is more expensive than other distributors but they do offer a 5% loyalty discount off all repeated orders and if you recommend a friend you can earn £10 in credi…