Philip Larkin

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Belfast Telegraph
Churches such as St Patrick's remind us we're people of faith ... and that we must treasure themof whims, caprices and opinions, the odds and sods of our particular individual
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of whims, caprices and opinions, the odds and sods of our particular individual life. We are more than that. As the poet Philip Larkin would say, St Patrick's is "a serious place on serious earth", calling to something profound within... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Humber Bridge among Hull's newly listed buildingsThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Humber Bridge among Hull's newly listed buildingsHumber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as th
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of... Read more
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guardian-series
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Harrow Times
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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This is West Country
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Gazette News
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Bolton News
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Bury Times
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Bury Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Gazette
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin’s home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin's home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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The News and Star
Humber Bridge and poet Philip Larkin's home in Hull to receive listed statusThe Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status a
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
The Humber Bridge and the home of poet Philip Larkin are to get listed status as the built heritage of Hull is recognised during its year as UK City of Culture. Nine places in the city are being listed by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport... Read more
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Evening Standard
Konta knows women’s sport has to battle for centre stage against menout of sight, in hospital, leaving most tongue-tied by mortality — especially m
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
out of sight, in hospital, leaving most tongue-tied by mortality — especially men. We rely on thanatophobes such as poet Philip Larkin to put our terror into words. One man, Jon Underwood, fought the taboo. In 2011 he quit a well-paid job in... Read more
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Spalding Today
Why I will take interventions only from those wearing tiesattire of the Liberal Democrat Tom Brake, who has no difficulty in wearing one
Spalding Today / Posted 10 days ago
attire of the Liberal Democrat Tom Brake, who has no difficulty in wearing one beyond poor taste and poor judgement. What Philip Larkin wrote on visiting a church holds true for Parliament: “A serious house on serious earth it is, / In whose blent... Read more
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The Columbian
Will: Is America tired of creative destruction?the nation really is ready to sag into a rocking chair, it can while away its d
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
the nation really is ready to sag into a rocking chair, it can while away its days and ward off ennui by reading the poet Philip Larkin. It seems, just now, To be happening so very fast. In his poem, “Going, Going,” Larkin explained why he... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Commentary: Let's plunge toward our fast-unfolding futurethe nation really is ready to sag into a rocking chair, it can while away its d
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
the nation really is ready to sag into a rocking chair, it can while away its days and ward off ennui by reading the poet Philip Larkin. "It seems, just now, To be happening so very fast." Those lines are from Larkin's 1972 poem "Going, Going,"... Read more
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Daily Mail
In The Days Of Rain review: A terrifying new memoirthis temporary absence as a warning from God about what would become of him if
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
this temporary absence as a warning from God about what would become of him if he continued along his disobedient path. Philip Larkin famously wrote that ‘they f*** you up, your mum and dad’. To this, Alan Bennett later added the coda: ‘But if... Read more
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Daily Mirror
From Bowie to Roald Dahl - the stars that turned down the Queen's honoursDaily Mirror) Artist Lucian Freud declined a CBE in 1977 but went to Downing S
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
Daily Mirror) Artist Lucian Freud declined a CBE in 1977 but went to Downing Street to paint the Queen’s portrait. Poet Philip Larkin refused an OBE in 1968. Nobel Prize winner Francis Crick turned down a CBE in 1963, before accepting the Order... Read more

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