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The Times & The Sunday Times
Book BitesAccording to the New York Times, the century-old Harlem brownstone was where An
Book Bites
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
According to the New York Times, the century-old Harlem brownstone was where Angelou "entertained scores of friends like Oprah Winfrey and Cicely Tyson with dance parties and competitive Boggle games and whipped up her signature smothered... Read more
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chroniclelive
Ashes of writer Tom Sharpe buried at ceremony in remote Northumberland church yardIf writer Tom Sharpe - master of black comedy and surreal situations - had penn
Ashes of writer Tom Sharpe buried at ceremony in remote Northumberland church yard
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
If writer Tom Sharpe - master of black comedy and surreal situations - had penned his final laying to rest in a remote Northumberland cemetery, he probably couldn’t have done it better. Quite what the church authorities, if they had been informed at... Read more
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chroniclelive
Partner of author Tom Sharpe faces £1,320 pay out after bizarre burial in NorthumberlandIt follows a hearing of the Church of England’s Consistory Court in which our r
Partner of author Tom Sharpe faces £1,320 pay out after bizarre burial in Northumberland
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
It follows a hearing of the Church of England’s Consistory Court in which our report of the bizarre impromptu ceremony was read out. It was in June 2014, a year after Sharpe’s death, that Dr Montserrat Verdaguer i Clavera drove 1,200 miles from... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Millom RL set off on road to WembleyDevonshire Road 2pm THE long road to Wembley sets off tomorrow when Millom – t
Millom RL set off on road to Wembley
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Devonshire Road 2pm THE long road to Wembley sets off tomorrow when Millom – the oldest amateur club in the country – take on the University of Hull. A big crowd is anticipated at Coronation Field as the Woollybacks look to book a place in round... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lindley prove too swift for DaltonDalton 0 Lindley Swifts 20 DALTON failed to score for the second successive we
Lindley prove too swift for Dalton
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Dalton 0 Lindley Swifts 20 DALTON failed to score for the second successive week at Kelland Park which dented their hopes of pulling clear of the Pennine League Division One danger zone. Lindley were swifter all round as they defended their line... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Drugs, violence and buckets of booze: Snooker was rock'n'roll in the 80sThat was when snooker stars were as recognisable as top flight footballers and
Drugs, violence and buckets of booze: Snooker was rock'n'roll in the 80s
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
That was when snooker stars were as recognisable as top flight footballers and the Steve Davis and Dennis Taylor, who won that final, were household names. A BBC new drama The Rack Pack promises a rip roaring romp through the snooker scene of... Read more
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