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Herald Sun
Why do celebrities earn so much?to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach m
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach millions and has copyright over their work. JK Rowling owns the rights to Harry Potter, and she has a fortune worth around $US1 billion. Mick Jagger co-owns the rights... Read more
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Goal.com
Cristiano Ronaldo loses Europe’s best-paid celebrity crown to Harry Potter author J.K. RowlingMadrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been knocked off his perch as the top-paid
Goal.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been knocked off his perch as the top-paid European celebrity by Harry Potter author JK Rowling. Ronaldo 15/8 to be CL top scorer The former Manchester United man, who is the current Ballon d’Or holder and... Read more
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metro
Today is Gin and Tonic Day – so crack open the ginin the UK – past and present – include Winston Churchill, Philip Larkin, F. Sco
metro / Posted 13 hours ago
in the UK – past and present – include Winston Churchill, Philip Larkin, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ginger Rogers, The Queen, JK Rowling, Madonna and Kate Moss 12) A high quality gin will be spoiled without a good tonic! Today they come in lots of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why do celebrities earn so much?to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach m
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach millions and has copyright over their work. JK Rowling owns the rights to Harry Potter, and she has a fortune worth around $US1 billion. Mick Jagger co-owns the rights... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The real-life magical items that inspired J K Rowling's Harry Potter seriesJK Rowling introduced us to Hogwarts, where pupils learned to cast spells and m
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
JK Rowling introduced us to Hogwarts, where pupils learned to cast spells and make potions, and Harry played quidditch on a flying broomstick. Tapping into our age-old fascination with magic, it is little wonder the books sold 400 million copies and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ronaldo leads Rich List - but there's only one English sportsman in the Top 20missed out on the number one in the world of celebrity by just £1m, being beate
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
missed out on the number one in the world of celebrity by just £1m, being beaten into second place by Harry Potter author JK Rowling in the top spot. The figures, an estimate by Forbes, are calculated before taxes and management fees are taken... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Why do celebrities earn so much?to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach m
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
to own the thing you’re selling. For example, a best-selling author can reach millions and has copyright over their work. JK Rowling owns the rights to Harry Potter, and she has a fortune worth around $US1 billion. Mick Jagger co-owns the rights... Read more
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Daily Record
Single mum who was down to her last £20 is now a millionaire - and this is howsending the book, a bit about the plot and a line or two on your own experience
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
sending the book, a bit about the plot and a line or two on your own experiences as a writer7. Don't feel disheartened Brace yourself for rejection. Even JK Rowling was turned down by dozens of people before she hit the big time with Harry... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'I was a single mum down to my last £20 and now I'm a millionaire author'sending the book, a bit about the plot and a line or two on your own experience
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
sending the book, a bit about the plot and a line or two on your own experiences as a writer.7. Don't feel disheartened Brace yourself for rejection. Even JK Rowling was turned down by dozens of people before she hit the big time with Harry Po... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Remember the Jubilee Sailing Trust's Pumpkin Festival?the best seller. Christina Aguilera was at number one with Genie in a Bottle.
Daily Echo / Posted 5 days ago
the best seller. Christina Aguilera was at number one with Genie in a Bottle. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by JK Rowling was the New York Times best selling book. People may have been watching Spaced on TV. Gamers may have been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ryan Lamb claims England like 'robots' instead of non-conformistsand his team-mates take on Harlequins on Saturday evening They call him 'Harry
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
and his team-mates take on Harlequins on Saturday evening They call him 'Harry' at La Rochelle and Ryan Lamb has JK Rowling to thank for that one, but it's an improvement on the nicknames he acquired over 11 seasons at five different... Read more
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Western Advocate
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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The North West Star
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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The Courier
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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WA Today
Jennifer Byrne farewells ABC, The Book Club axedit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Jennifer Byrne announces departure from ABCit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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The Age
Jennifer Byrne farewells ABC, The Book Club axedit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jennifer Byrne farewells ABC, The Book Club axedit to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
it to. That's a great triumph because there were many that said it couldn't be done. There's many highlights - interviewing JK Rowling [for example]. But really, for me, the biggest highlight is we endured and we made it possible for other shows to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
James Van Der Beek recounts experience of being sexually harassed& inability to blow the whistle. There’s a power dynamic that feels impossible
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
& inability to blow the whistle. There’s a power dynamic that feels impossible to overcome His messages came after author JK Rowling praised actor Terry Crews for recounting his own story of abuse. Rowling shared Brooklyn 99 star Crews’ first... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Salford gets a Hollywood style walk of fame to honour top starsthe special accolade. The walkway will be emblazoned with 44 giant Gold Badges
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
the special accolade. The walkway will be emblazoned with 44 giant Gold Badges, engraved with the names of stars including JK Rowling, Usain Bolt, Elton John, David Beckham, Tim Peake, Beth Tweddle, David Attenborough and even Her Majesty The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rapper claims Creative Scotland has a problem with the working classwith working class or deprived communities. He is shortly to publish, on Luath
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
with working class or deprived communities. He is shortly to publish, on Luath Press, his book Poverty Safari, which JK Rowling has praised as a "savage, wise and witty tour-de-force". Irvine Welsh has praised the book, a social commentary... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
New Zealand wasp named after Harry Potter character Lucius Malfoythe University of Auckland, said he wanted to show that the wasp, which he name
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
the University of Auckland, said he wanted to show that the wasp, which he named after the Lucius Malfoy character in the JK Rowling books, is not as evil as its reputation suggests. “I used the name Lusius malfoyi because Malfoy is a character... Read more
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birminghammail
Reading is vital for our childrenand computer games.” Clearly this is a bright and brisk time for young readers,
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
and computer games.” Clearly this is a bright and brisk time for young readers, thanks to the popularity of writers such as JK Rowling and Philip Pullman. Now major authors, who were once only interested in writing adult fiction, are diving, quill... Read more
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Canberra Times
We tried: playing Quidditch with the ANU Owlsmy feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
my feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the sport first imagined by Harry Potter author JK Rowling, I'm caught off-guard. How rough a landing could it be? Sherryn Groch tried her hand at Quidditch, but copped a... Read more
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metro
People want David Attenborough on the new £20 notePrince Charles, who came in second with just 7% of support.Woman charged after
metro / Posted 11 days ago
Prince Charles, who came in second with just 7% of support.Woman charged after trying to climb gates of Buckingham Palace JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked, while Anita Roddick and the Archbishop of Canterbury each earned... Read more
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Daily Mirror
People want Sir David Attenborough on new £20 note – but there are other optionslikes of Jamie Oliver, Richard Branson, and Stella McCartney didn't get much ba
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
likes of Jamie Oliver, Richard Branson, and Stella McCartney didn't get much backing. Activist Anita Roddick, author JK Rowling and the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, secured four per cent each. A whopping 27 per cent of people... Read more
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The Age
We tried: playing Quidditch with the ANU Owlsmy feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
my feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the sport first imagined by Harry Potter author JK Rowling, I'm caught off-guard. How rough a landing could it be? Sherryn Groch tried her hand at Quidditch, but copped a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
We tried: playing Quidditch with the ANU Owlsmy feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
my feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the sport first imagined by Harry Potter author JK Rowling, I'm caught off-guard. How rough a landing could it be? Sherryn Groch tried her hand at Quidditch, but copped a... Read more
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The North West Star
I tried playing Quidditch - and it was terrifyingmy feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
my feet firmly planted on the ground in this real-life, "Muggle" version of the sport first imagined by Harry Potter author JK Rowling, I'm caught off-guard. How rough a landing could it be? Then I remember the long "broom" jammed between my legs -... Read more
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Bolton News
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling. (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Croydon Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Bury Times
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Bury Times / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Gazette
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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guardian-series
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Harrow Times / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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This is West Country
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
This is West Country / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Gazette News
Sir David Attenborough tops ‘ethical champions’ poll to feature on new £20 noteoutstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with ju
Gazette News / Posted 11 days ago
outstripped his closest rival, Prince Charles, who came in second place with just 7% of support. Harry Potter author JK Rowling (Yui Mok/PA) Harry Potter novelist JK Rowling earned the approval of 4% of those asked while human-rights... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Draconid meteor shower predicted across Merseyside tonight - here's how to see itin the Yorkshire Dales National Park - but will the Draconids be as impressive?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
in the Yorkshire Dales National Park - but will the Draconids be as impressive? (Image: PA) They would be right as author JK Rowling used the names of a number of constellations for her characters. Draco, of course, is the first name of Harry... Read more
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