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Liverpool Echo
'An evening to celebrate the light, and the Hillsborough families’ stunning achievement'like this one. “Over this great city, light after long dark/Truth, the sweet s
'An evening to celebrate the light, and the Hillsborough families’ stunning achievement'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
like this one. “Over this great city, light after long dark/Truth, the sweet silver song of the lark,” Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, a former Liverpool University student, says in her poem, Liverpool, which was read here by ECHO editor... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Crowds of 30,000 turn out as Liverpool commemorates the 96recall evidenceInside the huge criminal investigationsCriminal charges could no
Crowds of 30,000 turn out as Liverpool commemorates the 96
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
recall evidenceInside the huge criminal investigationsCriminal charges could now follow ECHO editor Ali Machray read Carol Ann Duffy poem Liverpool and Danielle Thomas sang Abide With Me. Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham and fellow MPs... Read more
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International Business Times
Hillsborough disaster: Vigil in Liverpool commemorates tragedy's victims and their families teenagers, lives wasted, even their photographs now fading. Following the read
Hillsborough disaster: Vigil in Liverpool commemorates tragedy's victims and their families
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
teenagers, lives wasted, even their photographs now fading. Following the reading of "Liverpool," a poem by poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, the chair of the Hhillsborough Family Support Group MargaretAspinall spoke to huge applause. Margaret, who... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Prince Charles plays Hamlet in brilliant BBC sketch alongside Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Judy Dench and Sir Ian McKellanthe crowd threw sprigs of rosemary onto the pavement. It was a sentiment that
Prince Charles plays Hamlet in brilliant BBC sketch alongside Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Judy Dench and Sir Ian McKellan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
the crowd threw sprigs of rosemary onto the pavement. It was a sentiment that stirred many of the spectators, not least Carol Ann Duffy, the poet laureate, who was in the crowd. “I think it’s just wonderful to be here,” she said, pausing to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Arts: Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Arts: Be a book thief tonight
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Arts: Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Arts: Be a book thief tonight
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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guardian-series
Arts: Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Arts: Be a book thief tonight
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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guardian-series
Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Be a book thief tonight
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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Harrow Times
Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Be a book thief tonight
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Be a book thief tonighthistorical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly
Be a book thief tonight
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
historical and contemporary fiction, fantasy and memoir. Titles include Holly Bourne’s Am I Normal Yet?, Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy, Matt Haig’s Reasons To Stay Alive, The Rotters’ Club by Jonathan Coe, Treachery by SJ Parris and Ann... Read more
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International Business Times
World Book Night 2016: What is the annual celebration of reading all about? E Ambrose I Can't Begin to Tell You by Elizabeth Buchan Last Bus to Coffeevil
World Book Night 2016: What is the annual celebration of reading all about?
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
E Ambrose I Can't Begin to Tell You by Elizabeth Buchan Last Bus to Coffeeville by J. Paul Henderson Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy Now You See Me by Sharon Bolton Perfect Daughter by Amanda Prowse Reasons to Stay Alive by Matt... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Shakespeare Lives: A Bumper Weekend to Celebrate the Bard in Moscowinto Saturday with appearances from famous actors, musicians and artists includ
Shakespeare Lives: A Bumper Weekend to Celebrate the Bard in Moscow
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
into Saturday with appearances from famous actors, musicians and artists including Sir Ian McKellen, David Tennant, Carol Ann Duffy and Germaine Greer. The dazzling program includes an online exclusive of David Tennant's acclaimed... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow's homeless to receive gift of readingmothers , the list for 2016 is made up of 15 books. Big-name authors such as M
Glasgow's homeless to receive gift of reading
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
mothers , the list for 2016 is made up of 15 books. Big-name authors such as Matt Haig, Jonathan Coe and Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy make the list, as well as new names like Holly Bourne and the debut novel by now-bestselling crime author... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
British poet laureate pens ode to gas metersLondon - Britain's poet laureate is working on a new poem - about the demise of
British poet laureate pens ode to gas meters
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
London - Britain's poet laureate is working on a new poem - about the demise of traditional gas and electricity meters. Carol Ann Duffy admitted the work marking the government's decision to fit all British homes and small businesses with smart... Read more
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New Kerala
Global audience for 400th anniversary revival of David Garrick's Ode to Shakespeare - newkerala.com #51696in the second part of the commission, Ex Cathedra will unveil a contemporary tr
Global audience for 400th anniversary revival of David Garrick's Ode to Shakespeare - newkerala.com #51696
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
in the second part of the commission, Ex Cathedra will unveil a contemporary tribute to Shakespeare by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, set to music by the composer Sally Beamish. The sold-out event is expected to attract a massive global... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Carol Ann Duffy pens a new ode to the....gas meterCarol Ann Duffy is penning her most unusual poem to date - an ode to the humble
Carol Ann Duffy pens a new ode to the....gas meter
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
Carol Ann Duffy is penning her most unusual poem to date - an ode to the humble gas meter. The Poet Laureate will publish the quirky verse to mark the phasing out of traditional gas and electricity meters, and the end of estimated bills. It’s not... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Britain's poet laureate pens ode to gas meterspoet laureate is working on a new poem -- about the demise of traditional gas a
Britain's poet laureate pens ode to gas meters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
poet laureate is working on a new poem -- about the demise of traditional gas and electricity meters. Poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy admitted her poem marking the government's decision to fit all British homes and small businesses with smart... Read more
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heraldscotland
Carol Ann Duffy to mark demise of gas and electricity meters with new poemchief executive of Smart Energy GB, said: "There is a great British tradition o
Carol Ann Duffy to mark demise of gas and electricity meters with new poem
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
chief executive of Smart Energy GB, said: "There is a great British tradition of marking national moments with poetry. "Carol Ann Duffy, as our national Poet Laureate, is the perfect person to express the significance of the demise of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow-born poet marks demise of gas meterschief executive of Smart Energy GB, said: "There is a great British tradition o
Glasgow-born poet marks demise of gas meters
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
chief executive of Smart Energy GB, said: "There is a great British tradition of marking national moments with poetry. "Carol Ann Duffy, as our national Poet Laureate, is the perfect person to express the significance of the demise of... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Salford Quays and Manchester Ship Canal history unveiled in new book of poetry and photographsdid a masters degree in creative writing at Manchester Metropolitan University
Salford Quays and Manchester Ship Canal history unveiled in new book of poetry and photographs
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
did a masters degree in creative writing at Manchester Metropolitan University nine years ago, headed up by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. I had done a lot work for the Canals and River Trust, and the more I got into it the poems just popped into... Read more
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The Irish Times
Brian Bilston: the Poet Laureate of TwitterI still do. And then there are the poets who make me laugh regularly: McGough,
Brian Bilston: the Poet Laureate of Twitter
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
I still do. And then there are the poets who make me laugh regularly: McGough, John Hegley, Ogden Nash, Ivor Cutler.” Carol Ann Duffy, Simon Armitage and Jonathan Edwards are others highlighted by Bilston, contemporary poets who “all have that... Read more
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Northern Echo
Veterans mourn DLI Museum's last standon the DLI. In July a Durham Cathedral concert will mark the Somme centenary w
Veterans mourn DLI Museum's last stand
Northern Echo / Posted 1 months ago
on the DLI. In July a Durham Cathedral concert will mark the Somme centenary with Durham Hymns written by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy and the Gala will host 1916: No Turning Back, offering visitors an insight into life as a First World War... Read more

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