Sibset of the Week: The Amroliwalas

Today’s father outside 10 Downing Street, from tvnewsroom.co.uk

The BBC News channel is my go-to channel for when I’m in the sitting room on my own, especially when I’m busy doing something else as it’s something one can tune in and out of. I am a huge supporter of the BBC in general, not least because they don’t screen adverts as they’re supported by the licence fee, which you are obliged to pay if you own a TV. This means programs run as intended, rather than being interupted every 10 minutes or so, to the point of ridiculous you get with X Factor nowadays.

Matthew Amroliwala works as a reporter/anchor for the BBC, and has four delightfully-named children:

Milo

Mabel

Mary

Louis

Isn’t is startlingly refreshing to see a young ‘un wear the name Mary? Infact, this sibset does have a whiff of days gone by to it, although both Mabel and Milo are rising in popularity, whilst Louis is already there.

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2 thoughts on “Sibset of the Week: The Amroliwalas

  1. Awkward Turtle

    I like putting Mary with Mabel/Milo/Louis. It plays up it’s uncommoness and old fashioned feeling.

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  2. namemuststay

    Mabel just won’t catch on here, really. In the 90s, on the show Mad About You they picked Mabel, and the name didn’t seem to make a dent then, either, even though Mabel is right in with the turn-of-the-20th Century names we’re so fond of these days…

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