The real legend of Glastonbury

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With the end of June comes the start of Glastonbury and for a week the newspapers, TV and social media are monopolised. After attending the festival, it is possible to argue it deserves this coverage; it truly is one of the most diverse and fascinating festivals in the world – although I might not be agreeing if I was sat at home having to endure the constant reminder I didn’t get tickets.

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2015: a blockbuster year


2015 has undoubtedly been a big year for the box office as blockbuster after blockbuster has hit our screens. Gone are the Orange Wednesdays that were loved by many but the pull of the cinema definitely hasn’t left. The selection of films released this summer indicate that this trend has no intention of slowing down as records are being smashed in film genres across the board.

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150th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (otherwise known as Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) has been described as ‘the first true classic of children’s literature’. Although there has never been any figures for the overall sales of the book, it has never been out of print since its publication, has appeared as numerous editions and it is one of the most translated pieces of literature in history. The influence and popularity of the book cannot be underestimated and in 2015, Alice’s …

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Let’s have more four-legged celebrities

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Even if you’re not a cat lover, you’ll surely be moved by the recent story of Tama the cat – elevated from a stray moggy to the status of goddess in Japan after being credited with single handedly (or single pawed) saving a local railway line.

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No peas, please


Some things just cannot be ignored. People who wear socks with sandals and those who listen to Cliff Richard without a hint of irony, for example. And now the people have spoken on the new issue of 2015 – those who mess with their guacamole recipes.

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