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Calgary Sun
Business Travel: Ideas for enjoying evenings in LondonBusiness travellers to London always have plenty of options for exploring the c
Business Travel: Ideas for enjoying evenings in London
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Business travellers to London always have plenty of options for exploring the city after the workday is done. But this fall, visitors have a few special evening activities to choose from in addition to the usual possibilities like the London Eye... Read more
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People Magazine
Watch a Sneak Peek of Queen Elizabeth on PBS's New In Their Own Words "She's a warm human being, and it comes through when you meet her," her frien
Watch a Sneak Peek of Queen Elizabeth on PBS's New In Their Own Words
People Magazine / Posted 11 hours ago
"She's a warm human being, and it comes through when you meet her," her friend, former President George H.W. Bush, says in a new PBS special on the 89-year-old monarch, the first... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Two emerging artists awarded national digital portrait prizeTwo Victorian new media artists awarded National Portrait Gallery's digital por
Two emerging artists awarded national digital portrait prize
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
Two Victorian new media artists awarded National Portrait Gallery's digital portrait prize They use pixels instead of paint and screens instead of canvas, but a new wave of portrait artists are making their mark on the National Portrait Gallery's... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Pastors target museum bust of Planned Parenthood founder WASHINGTON (AP) — A black conservative pastors group says a bust of Planned P
Pastors target museum bust of Planned Parenthood founder
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — A black conservative pastors group says a bust of Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery is more offensive than the... Read more
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FOX News
abortion groups demand Portrait Gallery remove Planned Parenthood founder bustWASHINGTON – Anti-abortion activists held a rally Thursday outside the National
abortion groups demand Portrait Gallery remove Planned Parenthood founder bust
FOX News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – Anti-abortion activists held a rally Thursday outside the National Portrait Gallery to demand the Washington museum remove a bust of Margaret Sanger, a controversial eugenicist who founded the organizations that later became Planned... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
National Portrait Gallery Won't Remove Bust Of Planned Parenthood FounderMargaret Sanger appears before a Senate committee for federal birth-control leg
National Portrait Gallery Won't Remove Bust Of Planned Parenthood Founder
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Margaret Sanger appears before a Senate committee for federal birth-control legislation in Washington, D.C., on March 1, 1934, arguing that federal courts be given the right to discuss contraceptive methods with their patients. The National Portrait... Read more
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The Christian Post
Black Pastors Protest Smithsonian Bust of Planned Parenthood's Nazi-Like Founder Margaret Sanger in Civil Rights ExhibitWASHINGTON — Prominent black pastors and pro-life activists gathered in front o
Black Pastors Protest Smithsonian Bust of Planned Parenthood's Nazi-Like Founder Margaret Sanger in Civil Rights Exhibit
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — Prominent black pastors and pro-life activists gathered in front of the National Portrait Gallery on Thursday to demand that the taxpayer-funded museum remove a bust of Planned Parenthood's white supremacist founder, Margaret Sanger,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews VinotecaFrom my numerous pithy remarks on the subject of awful kids in restaurants, it
Grace Dent reviews Vinoteca
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
From my numerous pithy remarks on the subject of awful kids in restaurants, it must be tempting for the reader to think I’m some sort of Fenella the Kettle Witch character who wants London’s children baked into a pie. This is not true. Some of my... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
5 things you need to know Thursday1. Missouri journalists travel to aid grieving colleagues after on air shooting
5 things you need to know Thursday
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
1. Missouri journalists travel to aid grieving colleagues after on air shooting Three journalists from Missouri are headed to Virginia to help out their colleagues in the wake of Wednesday's fatal shootings of Alison Park and Adam Ward. The staff... Read more
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Canberra Times
Things to do this weekendThe Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Tode
Things to do this weekend
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
The Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Toderas Your guide to what's going on around the capital this weekend. LEGO LAND The hugely popular BrickExpo is back with elaborate and enormous Lego displays including... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders at Democrats’ summer meetingIt’s a biggie: All five Democratic presidential hopefuls will take a few moment
Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders at Democrats’ summer meeting
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
It’s a biggie: All five Democratic presidential hopefuls will take a few moments off their campaign trail time to journey to Minneapolis for the party’s official summer meeting, which begins Thursday. Indeed, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Sen. Bernie... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founderWASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives are demanding that a Smithsonian Institution ar
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives are demanding that a Smithsonian Institution art and history museum remove its bust of the founder of Planned Parenthood in their latest offensive against the organization. But the National Portrait Gallery says it... Read more
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Salon.com
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founderWASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Par
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Parenthood. They want a Washington museum to remove its bust of the organization’s founder, Margaret Sanger. The National Portrait Gallery says it won’t do it. Sanger was a... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founderWASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are demanding that a Smithsonian Institution ar
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are demanding that a Smithsonian Institution art and history museum remove its bust of the founder of Planned Parenthood in their latest offensive against the organization. But the National Portrait Gallery says it... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founderWASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Par
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Parenthood. They want a Washington museum to remove its bust of the organization's founder, Margaret Sanger. The National Portrait Gallery says it won't do it. Sanger was a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founderWASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Par
Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives are opening a new offensive against Planned Parenthood. They want a Washington museum to remove its bust of the organization's founder, Margaret Sanger. The National Portrait Gallery says it won't do it. Sanger was a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Black pastors, pro-life advocates to rally against museum portrait of Planned Parenthood founderPlanned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger does not belong beside Martin Luther
Black pastors, pro-life advocates to rally against museum portrait of Planned Parenthood founder
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger does not belong beside Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks in the “Struggle for Justice” exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery in the nation’s capital. So say Ministers Taking a Stand, a group of black... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fay Maschler reviews Chai Ki: Adding spice to Canary WharfAt Crossrail Place in Canary Wharf a sign in the building designed by Foster +
Fay Maschler reviews Chai Ki: Adding spice to Canary Wharf
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
At Crossrail Place in Canary Wharf a sign in the building designed by Foster + Partners announces “A Brand New World”. I am hoping it is a double-entendre that is amusing someone somewhere. Brands, including restaurant brands, are what Canary Wharf... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roberto Clemente beats out Babe Ruth at National Portrait GalleryThe people have spoken, and a photo portrait of the late Pittsburgh Pirates rig
Roberto Clemente beats out Babe Ruth at National Portrait Gallery
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
The people have spoken, and a photo portrait of the late Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Roberto Clemente will be featured at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, starting Aug. 25. The image is a 1960 photograph by Pittsburgh photographer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible photos by the man who invented the fashion shootThe man who reinvented the fashion shoot: Inside the glamorous world of photogr
Incredible photos by the man who invented the fashion shoot
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
The man who reinvented the fashion shoot: Inside the glamorous world of photographer Norman Parkinson and his many A-list friends – including Audrey Hepburn and Jerry Hall Norman Parkinson revolutionised fashion photography during his career - much... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Region Rugby League presentation nightCrowds gathered at Exhibition Park in Canberra for the Big Boys Toys Expo, feat
Canberra Region Rugby League presentation night
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Crowds gathered at Exhibition Park in Canberra for the Big Boys Toys Expo, featuring machines from all over the world. Canberrans kick up their heels at FM 104.7's Mad Hatters pop up selfie party at Westside Acton Park. Canberrans who missed the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Women shine as gender barriers continue to fallFirst women graduate from US Army Ranger School as gender barriers continue to
Women shine as gender barriers continue to fall
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
First women graduate from US Army Ranger School as gender barriers continue to fall This week, in an historic first, two women graduated from the US Military's elite Ranger School after completing a gruelling 62-day training course. External Link:... Read more
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Evening Standard
From the Hemsleys to the Gymkhana crew, meet London's new foodie clansNever start a business with your family or with someone you love, in case you a
From the Hemsleys to the Gymkhana crew, meet London's new foodie clans
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Never start a business with your family or with someone you love, in case you all fall out - or so the advice goes. Then again, have a think about some of London’s best food businesses or restaurants and you’ll soon realise that many are run by... Read more
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Evening Standard
Britain's best stately homesNo longer the preserve of royalty and the landed gentry, stately homes make for
Britain's best stately homes
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
No longer the preserve of royalty and the landed gentry, stately homes make for a fantastic summer day out - each with a unique mix of history, architecture and Arcadian glamour. And as late summer brings with it cooler weather, and the occasional... Read more
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Northern Echo
Spotlight falls on Royal visits as the Queen prepares for a very special dayPut together by the Yorkshire Film Archive – based at York St John University –
Spotlight falls on Royal visits as the Queen prepares for a very special day
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
Put together by the Yorkshire Film Archive – based at York St John University – it even includes rare footage of Queen Victoria making a stately trip to the region. As well as footage of various members of the Royal family, it also shows how... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews Sackville's: 'obscene – but sort of LondonObscene isn’t a word many restaurateurs hope to see used in conjunction with th
Grace Dent reviews Sackville's: 'obscene – but sort of London
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Obscene isn’t a word many restaurateurs hope to see used in conjunction with their new offering, but in the case of Sackville’s — of Sackville Street, W1 — I trust they’ll understand. They might even take it as a badge of honour. Sackville’s is a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews Hotel ChantelleFans of frittering large amounts of time online may have noticed a recent spiri
Grace Dent reviews Hotel Chantelle
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Fans of frittering large amounts of time online may have noticed a recent spirited Twitter campaign called ‘We Want Plates’. As a woman who has been served my starter suspended from a washing line twice in the past month — jalapeño peppers and then... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra mornings: your daily news, sport, weather and traffic snapshotFirst year university students Nicol Brodie,18, Nishanth Pathy,18, Liam Rankine
Canberra mornings: your daily news, sport, weather and traffic snapshot
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
First year university students Nicol Brodie,18, Nishanth Pathy,18, Liam Rankine,18 and Fergus Little,19 are among the high number of iGeneration who call the ANU campus in Acton home. Photo: Melissa Adams Canberra really is young at heart. Acton is... Read more
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Evening Standard
Meet John Gregory-Smith, the new chef bringing Turkish food to LondonJohn Gregory-Smith was in love with Turkish food even before he met Murat, his
Meet John Gregory-Smith, the new chef bringing Turkish food to London
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
John Gregory-Smith was in love with Turkish food even before he met Murat, his Turkish partner, while standing at the bar of the the Rivington in Shoreditch. His affair with the country started out with holidays there with his father, and is now a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fay Maschler reviews Antidote: Michael Hazlewood branches outA Sunday newspaper reporting on the “dire shortage” of chefs across the industr
Fay Maschler reviews Antidote: Michael Hazlewood branches out
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
A Sunday newspaper reporting on the “dire shortage” of chefs across the industry “from chefs de partie in brassieres [sic] to sous-chefs in the trendiest new London ventures” made me smile. But the picture it conjures up of younger, lither versions... Read more
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NBC Washington
One Bright Note in AugustSay what you will about the month of August, there was a good reason to be out
One Bright Note in August
NBC Washington / Posted 9 days ago
Say what you will about the month of August, there was a good reason to be out in the heat on Monday. Legendary singer and social activist Stevie Wonder pulled off a “pop-up” concert that was publicized only a few hours before it began on East... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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The Young Witness
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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Western Advocate
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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Manning River Times
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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The North West Star
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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The Border Mail
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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The Courier
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts sceneA round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginnin
Capital Life: What's on in Canberra's arts scene
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning August 22. There's still time to see a show charting the rise of Australia's street artists to the global art stage including Canberra's own ELK, aka Luke Cornish.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Smithsonian to hang Roberto Clemente portrait in 'Recognize' seriesAn All-Star 12 times, Clemente played 18 seasons for the Pirates. (Getty Images
Smithsonian to hang Roberto Clemente portrait in 'Recognize' series
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
An All-Star 12 times, Clemente played 18 seasons for the Pirates. (Getty Images) Roberto Clemente would have turned 81 years old Tuesday, and the anniversary of his birth comes with a bit of good news for his family, friends, fans and memory. An... Read more
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The Standard
Quality timesWednesday, August 19, 2015ADVERTISEMENTI am not what you would call an unprepar
Quality times
The Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, August 19, 2015ADVERTISEMENTI am not what you would call an unprepared traveler. I scour guidebooks, investigate websites, talk to friends. Forewarned, as they say, is forearmed. But Scotland still surprised me.Because this trip included a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Local rock photographer releases never-before-seen shots of music legendsCLEVELAND, Ohio — Janet Macoska has been photographing rock stars for over 40 y
Local rock photographer releases never-before-seen shots of music legends
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Janet Macoska has been photographing rock stars for over 40 years. Her work is in the permanent collection of the Rock Hall as well as the Smithsonian Museum and National Portrait Gallery in London. Many artists like David Bowie,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Take some time for a closer look — ‘hidden’ London is all around usLiving in the age of Google streetview and endless blogs, one might think nothi
Take some time for a closer look — ‘hidden’ London is all around us
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Living in the age of Google streetview and endless blogs, one might think nothing much in our city remains secret. Yet the idea of a “hidden London” is powerful, special tours are plentiful, and writers such as Iain Sinclair have brilliantly examined... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Theatre interview: Leading producer David PuhhIn this line of work you always get asked about the most famous people you’ve i
Theatre interview: Leading producer David Puhh
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 10 days ago
In this line of work you always get asked about the most famous people you’ve interviewed. It’s often a moment for racking your brains, since as soon as you write one interview and move on to the next, you generally forget about the last. I won’t... Read more
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Daily Mail
Georgia May Jagger and Mustique's new wild party setSEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Georgia May Jagger has been cavorting with her louche
Georgia May Jagger and Mustique's new wild party set
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Georgia May Jagger has been cavorting with her louche friends on Mustique, the favoured holiday destination of Princess Margaret who encouraged Jagger's father Sir Mick to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCannThe chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCann
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
The chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government appears to have forgotten about policy altogether, urging them come up with a narrative for reform that the public can believe. The chairman of one of Australia's... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCannThe chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCann
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
The chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government appears to have forgotten about policy altogether, urging them come up with a narrative for reform that the public can believe. The chairman of one of Australia's... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCannThe chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government
'Policy seems to have fallen off the table in Canberra': Macquarie Group chairman Kevin McCann
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
The chairman of one of Australia's largest companies says the Abbott government appears to have forgotten about policy altogether, urging them come up with a narrative for reform that the public can believe. The chairman of one of Australia's... Read more
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