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Daily Mail
JAN MOIR: My sympathy for whining Cheryl is wearing thin Squeak, squeak. What is that noise? It is the sound of a mouse roaring. The M
JAN MOIR: My sympathy for whining Cheryl is wearing thin
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Squeak, squeak. What is that noise? It is the sound of a mouse roaring. The Minnie Mouse of Pop, to be exact. Cheryl Fernandez-Versini is annoyed at those who have criticised her weight loss... Read more
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Western Advocate
Out and About in Bathurst | August 31, 2015Vivien Cogswell, Fay Connors and Christine Howard a Red Cross Big Cake Sale Red
Out and About in Bathurst | August 31, 2015
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Vivien Cogswell, Fay Connors and Christine Howard a Red Cross Big Cake Sale Red Cross shop, Bathurst. 082815pbcake2 Violinist Ian Cooper will feature in An Afternoon at the Proms concert in Bathurst. Photo: SUPPLIED 082615proms1 Violinist Ian... Read more
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chroniclelive
Charity will begin transporting sick children to and from Newcastle's Great North Children's HospitalEfforts are underway to raise £90,000 for a “family fleet” of ambulances to tak
Charity will begin transporting sick children to and from Newcastle's Great North Children's Hospital
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Efforts are underway to raise £90,000 for a “family fleet” of ambulances to take sick children to and from the Great North Children’s hospital in Newcastle. The charity, which provides transport for cancer patients free of charge, has had its latest... Read more
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Daily Mail
JAN MOIR: Charlotte's got a rather nasty case of Emma Thompson-itis!JAN MOIR: Charlotte Church's got a rather nasty case of Emma Thompson-itis! Ch
JAN MOIR: Charlotte's got a rather nasty case of Emma Thompson-itis!
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
JAN MOIR: Charlotte Church's got a rather nasty case of Emma Thompson-itis! Charlotte Church was singing outside the Shell headquarters in London in protest at their plans to drill in the Arctic This week, Charlotte Church was to be found singing... Read more
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The Irish Times
Conducting the Bergen: ‘You’re a little bit traffic cop, a little bit Rasputin’ Andrew Litton, who is in Dublin for one of his final appearances as conductor
Conducting the Bergen: ‘You’re a little bit traffic cop, a little bit Rasputin’
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Andrew Litton, who is in Dublin for one of his final appearances as conductor of the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, explains the job he has obsessed about since the age... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Tebow provides NFL with a special needPeople always ask me why I root so hard for Tim Tebow to make it in the NFL. I
Tebow provides NFL with a special need
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
People always ask me why I root so hard for Tim Tebow to make it in the NFL. Is it because he loves the game so much; plays with such passion; is so fun to watch; or that he’s just so much different than the typical cookie-cutter pro... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Roger Smalley, pianistSmalley attended Leigh Grammar School and won a scholarship to the Royal Colleg
Roger Smalley, pianist
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Smalley attended Leigh Grammar School and won a scholarship to the Royal College of Music, where he studied piano with Antony Hopkins and composition with Peter Racine Fricker and John White, whose 100-plus piano sonatas he recorded in 1996. He also... Read more
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The New Statesman
From Hong Kong to John Donne to 1970s disco: Raymond Yiu on his composing influencesMahler liked to write on the shores of the Wörthersee in southern Austria; Sibe
From Hong Kong to John Donne to 1970s disco: Raymond Yiu on his composing influences
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
Mahler liked to write on the shores of the Wörthersee in southern Austria; Sibelius worked in his wooden villa at Ainola, 25 miles away from the distractions of Helsinki. Raymond Yiu composes right in the centre of London, in his flat overlooking one... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tim Tebow provides NFL with a special needPeople always ask me about why I root so hard for Tim Tebow to make it in the N
Tim Tebow provides NFL with a special need
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
People always ask me about why I root so hard for Tim Tebow to make it in the NFL. Is it because he loves the game so much; plays with such passion; is so fun to watch; or that he's just so much different than the typical cookie-cutter pro... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Saturday’s TV tips | Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 02:09 PM The Last Mimzy (Film
Saturday’s TV tips
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 02:09 PM The Last Mimzy (Film4, 3.10pm) (2007) Adapted from a science-fiction short story written more than 60 years ago, The Last Mimzy is a bemusing, whimsical... Read more
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Evening Standard
The BBC Proms: The numbers you need to knowThis year marks the 120 th anniversary of The Proms, making it the world’s big
The BBC Proms: The numbers you need to know
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
This year marks the 120 th anniversary of The Proms, making it the world’s biggest and longest-running music festival. There are 92 concerts taking place at the Royal Albert Hall, Cadogan Hall, and Hyde Park. Twenty one of them will be world... 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 14 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
BBC Proms schedule 2015: Weekly guide (August 21-27)Bach dominates proceedings this week, but as always, there is still plenty of v
BBC Proms schedule 2015: Weekly guide (August 21-27)
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Bach dominates proceedings this week, but as always, there is still plenty of variety at the Proms. Friday August 21 Prom 47: Sibelius, Jón Leifs, Anders Hillborg and Beethoven, 19:00 Stephen Farr makes the most of the Royal Albert Hall’s... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Jazz Diary with Jeanie Barton, August 21-27A wonderful week begins at Stray’s Tapas and Jazz night in Newark on Friday Aug
Nottingham Jazz Diary with Jeanie Barton, August 21-27
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
A wonderful week begins at Stray’s Tapas and Jazz night in Newark on Friday August 21, where they have a new friend of mine tinkling the ivories; Chris Watts not only plays keyboards but sings hits by performers as diverse as Michael Buble, Frank... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Britain's Prom concerts keep classic charm after 120 yearsLONDON - The London-based Proms are celebrating their 120th year and the world'
Britain's Prom concerts keep classic charm after 120 years
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
LONDON - The London-based Proms are celebrating their 120th year and the world's biggest classical music festival continues to draw in crowds by mixing top performers with accessible ticket prices. The London-based Proms are celebrating their 120th... Read more
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The New Statesman
Proms 2015: The Sherlock Prom goes inside the mind of the great detectiveWith the licence fee under threat and charter renewal on the horizon, the BBC i
Proms 2015: The Sherlock Prom goes inside the mind of the great detective
The New Statesman / Posted 17 days ago
With the licence fee under threat and charter renewal on the horizon, the BBC is on a mission to remind us why it is worth every penny that we give them. The Proms is a big part of that - now in its 121st season, the world-renowned concert series... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing lineBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Kingston Guardian
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Kingston Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Irish Examiner
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-up | Irish Examiner -up Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 03:11 PM BBC Proms pres
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
-up | Irish Examiner -up Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 03:11 PM BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth... Read more
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Oxford Mail
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing lineBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Irish Examiner
Saturday’s TV tips | Irish Examiner Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 02:39 PM Planet of the Apes (
Saturday’s TV tips
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 02:39 PM Planet of the Apes (2001) *** (5*, 4.30pm) It is the year 2029. Brave astronaut Leo Davidson (Mark Wahlberg) risks life and limb to rescue a chimpanzee... Read more
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Gazette
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
BBC presenter Katie Derham has joined the Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing lineBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Wandsworth Guardian
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Hampshire Chronicle
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
This is Oxfordshire
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Northern Echo
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up"I spend hours admiring professional musicians and performers at the Proms and
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Northern Echo / Posted 19 days ago
"I spend hours admiring professional musicians and performers at the Proms and at BBC Radio 3, so I'm thrilled to have the chance to throw myself into an equally demanding and beautiful world. She added: "I'm a typical wedding dancer - two glasses... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up « Shropshire StarThe 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when th
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 19 days ago
The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet to win with one bookmaker. She said: "Strictly Come Dancing is a national treasure, and I'm extremely excited to... Read more
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19d
West Moreland Gazette
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Kingston Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
165 related stories
19d
Oxford Mail
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing lineBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Streatham Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Bury Times
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Bury Times / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Gazette
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
guardian-series
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing lineBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line
guardian-series / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Harrow Times
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Harrow Times / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Gazette News
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Gazette News / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
This is West Country
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
This is West Country / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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19d
Express and Star
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up « Express & StarThe 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when th
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 19 days ago
The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet to win with one bookmaker. She said: "Strictly Come Dancing is a national treasure, and I'm extremely excited to... Read more
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19d
Bolton News
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-upBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
Bolton News / Posted 19 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 45-year-old Radio 3 host will show off her skills on the dancefloor when the show returns next month, but is already an outside bet... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up Katie Derham is best known as the face of the BBC Proms and also presents
Katie Derham joins Strictly Come Dancing line
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
-up Katie Derham is best known as the face of the BBC Proms and also presents Radio 3's Afternoon On 3 BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity to waltz on to the new series of Strictly... Read more
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Digital Spy
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is heading for the ballroom on Strictly Come DancingBBC Proms presenter Katie Derham will soon be two-stepping her way onto Strictl
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham is heading for the ballroom on Strictly Come Dancing
Digital Spy / Posted 20 days ago
BBC Proms presenter Katie Derham will soon be two-stepping her way onto Strictly Come Dancing's ballroom floor. Derham kicked off the weekend by announcing that she would be the fifth celebrity contestant on this series of Strictly. Derham said... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Friday’s TV tips | Irish Examiner Friday, August 14, 2015 - 03:48 PM Wild Things (Challenge
Friday’s TV tips
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 14, 2015 - 03:48 PM Wild Things (Challenge, 6pm) Most viewers associate Kate Humble with nature programmes rather than game shows, but this series manages to combine the two –... Read more
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Daily Mail
An end to queues? Serving people at the back makes lines move fasterHave we been queuing all wrong? Lines move faster if the person at the back is
An end to queues? Serving people at the back makes lines move faster
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Have we been queuing all wrong? Lines move faster if the person at the back is served first, study finds Researchers analysed queuing behaviour when people act strategically First-come-first-served results in an initial rush followed by... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
John Scott, music directorJohn Gavin Scott was born in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, on June 18 1956, where
John Scott, music director
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
John Gavin Scott was born in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, on June 18 1956, where he was a chorister at Wakefield Cathedral under Jonathan Bielby. He was an organ scholar at St John’s College, Cambridge, working with George Guest, and in 1978 – a year... Read more
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Evening Standard
BBC Proms schedule 2015: Weekly guide (August 14-20)As the Proms approaches its halfway point, we summarise the upcoming concerts,
BBC Proms schedule 2015: Weekly guide (August 14-20)
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
As the Proms approaches its halfway point, we summarise the upcoming concerts, featuring birthday bashes and a famous fictional detective. Friday August 14 Prom 39: Mozart – The Abduction from the Seraglio, 19:00 Glyndebourne Festival Opera drops... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Take that, Mozart': BBC Ibiza Prom is most downloadedOverall, the Proms received 11,809 downloads according to the BBC, making it th
'Take that, Mozart': BBC Ibiza Prom is most downloaded
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
Overall, the Proms received 11,809 downloads according to the BBC, making it the 13th most popular show across its radio stations. BBC Radio 4 drama reached the top spot with a total of 81,411 downloads for shows including Diamonds Are Forever,... Read more
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