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Just Read: Elizabeth The Queen

Well, I’ve done it! I’ve finished reading my first book of the year! And about time too, since January is nearly over!

As stated in the title, the book I read was Elizabeth The Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch. 223 more words

Book

'Rush', 'The Audience' Author Peter Morgan On Truth In Storytelling: Conversations With Jeremy Gerard

EXCLUSIVE: Who owns history? In the run-up to the Oscars, the critiques playing out in the press over the “accuracy” of events portrayed in Selma… 1,848 more words

News

London Calling // Reply // 001

Our first postcard has found its way home. Again.

We had a lovely reply from the Tower of London including this photo of a Yeoman holding Elsie’s card, back in sight of the Salt Tower for the first time in years. 148 more words

History

What can and can't we say?

The Interview. Whilst there were no real Oscar worthy performances in the slapstick, toilet humour infused comedy, it was however, the most politically significant film of 2014, with key events surrounding freedom of speech following after, leading us to the questions of what can can’t we say? 1,138 more words

Charlie Hebdo

A Long Trip Back. (Part 5) By CpSingleton © 2015

In between the clunk of his thick heels, he heard the moaning of several cows on the distant hills.
Not mooing.
Not even close to mooing. 357 more words

Poetry

Sentence of the day.

Having fun with recite.com and my favorite sentence from today’s work.  Poor Rosamund, she’s not having the best coronation day.

The Queen

A pay rise? For me?! Yes please!

Have you all heard? David Cameron thinks Britain needs a pay rise. Not everyone agreed with Cameron’s idea though. Ed Miliband, the living, breathing plasticine doll, claimed that Cameron’s idea of a pay rise was a ghastly one. 593 more words