The Evening Standard (London, England)

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Articles from September 17, 2009

4–U V–Y
Vito's Protection Fails to Reach Required Standard
Byline: Matthew Norman NO ONE who watched this effervescent if curiously amateurish encounter in Belgium, least of all Arsene Wenger, will be fooled by either the result or the stirring recovery that produced it. On this form, Arsenal have as realistic...
Vito's Protection Fails to Reach Required Standard
Byline: Matthew Norman NO ONE who watched this effervescent if curiously amateurish encounter in Belgium, least of all Arsene Wenger, will be fooled by either the result or the stirring recovery that produced it. On this form, Arsenal have as realistic...
Wandsworth Jail 'Failing to Tackle [Pounds Sterling]1m Drugs Trade'
Byline: Martin Bentham Home Affairs Editor MINISTERS were today accused of hiding the scale of drug use at Britain's biggest prison as an official report warned that the problem has reached its worst level. The report says the "fertile drugs...
We Have Lost a Father and Husband ... and It's Your Fault, Brown
Byline: Joe Murphy political editor THE family of a young father killed in Afghanistan has written a letter blaming the Prime Minister. Serjeant Paul McAleese died on 20 August when a bomb went off as he rushed to help a comrade dying from injuries...
We've Rung the Changes since BT Made History
REGULATOR Ofcom has lifted the final major restriction on BT's ability to price and sell home phone services this week, ending 25 years of control that began with the telecoms giant's privatisation in 1984. That sent me rifling back through my files...
Where to Eat in Shoreditch
Byline: Charles Campion LES TROIS GARCONS These garcons put the flam into flamboyant. Eccentric decor and excruciating menu French -- "La salade de tomate du sud de Sussex et de crabe de la baie de Lyme a Dorset accompagnee d'une vinaigrette...
Win a Sony Psp 3000
Courtesy of Play.com, the UK's number 1 online entertainment retailer, this new Sony PSP 3000 is light, slim and as portable as ever. It has an advanced LCD screen with antireflection technology so you get vibrant and natural colours in any condition....
Your Club Today
ARSENAL P 4 W2 D0 L 2 PTS 6 American striker Lee Nguyen is spending the next two weeks training with Arsenal. The 22-year-old is without a club after spending a year in Vietnam and is hopeful of earning a contract with the Gunners. He said: "I'm going...