Sibset of the Week: The Amroliwalas

Today’s father outside 10 Downing Street, from

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:





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.


  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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