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Buxton hosts Books Weekend

There’s  a great line up of literary personalities – each with a fascinating tale to tell – at Buxton Festival’s third annual Books Weekend.

The event, which runs from Friday, November 18 to Sunday, November 20 includes an evening with TV presenter and adventurer Ben Fogle, talking about his life and career and his love of the classic Land Rover. 249 more words

Buxton Opera House

Book Review | Labrador by Ben Fogle

A social history of Labradors, and how they have become the world’s most beloved dogs, by writer, presenter and long-time dog lover Ben Fogle, whose beloved black Labrador, Inca, famously accompanied him on numerous journeys and adventures.

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Book Reviews

Buxton Books Weekend lines-up top authors

This November, Buxton Festival presents its third annual Books Weekend. From November 18-20 there’ll be a great line-up of authors and personalities with fascinating stories to tell. 47 more words

Festivals

My life in eight objects...

In various newspapers and magazines, celebrities are interviewed to reveal something about their lives in a certain number of objects. For example, Ben Fogle chose: 135 more words

Writing

New drama and reality shows heading to BBC channels on DStv

THERE are a host of new shows on BBC Channels on DSTV in South Africa. 749 more words

Don't stick with what it says on the box - or in the school!

There were some interesting comments from Ben Fogle in the press recently as he drew an analogy between the development of Lego and the development of the education system, both of whom he feels had become increasingly prescriptive. 356 more words

This is why Piers Morgan is spot on with his comments on trophy hunting

Unbelievably, there are still those out there who reckon that there is an important place for so-called trophy hunting. 

For those who don’t know, trophy hunting is the act of hunting down an animal – often an exotic or endangered species just for the extra thrill – purely to have a token of them to nail to a mansion wall. 741 more words

TV