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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Kate Bush and the iPhone controversy

Singer Kate Bush is making headlines before even stepping on stage for the first time in a long while thanks to her unusual requests.

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James Foley: a life in words

James Foley’s death has been infamously distributed by Islamic State (Isis) militants online, but it is his life as a passionate journalist that this article is concerned with.

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England’s Rugby World Cup champions celebrated

England’s recent women’s rugby union dominance was brought to a peak on Sunday August 17 when a victory against Canada secured the world cup for the first time in 20 years.

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The bubble tea revolution

A quiet revolution is happening as we speak. So quiet that readers of this blog may be wholly unaware of it.  Or maybe you’re someone who keeps up with every trend that’s sweeping the nation and…

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More soggy bottoms on their way!

The excitement is building for the start of the ultimate baking battle: the fifth series of The Great British Bake Off starts tomorrow, Wednesday August 6th, at 8pm on BBC One.

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Over 100,000 fans make up the biggest football crowd ever in the US

Manchester United beat Real Madrid 3 – 1 last week far from either team’s home.

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Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace

“I have many times asked myself whether there can be more potent advocates of peace upon earth through the years to come than this mass multitude of silent witnesses to the desolation of war.”

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