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May books: Ben Macintyre - A spy among friends

A fascinating story about two men, one a spy, Kim Philby, the other his best friend, Nicholas Elliot. Both work for MI6 through WW2 and beyond with Philby charming and deadly at every stage until his eventual downfall. 196 more words

Books

The Somerton Man - Progress Report - 25 May 2015 [updated]

Please refer note

25 May 2015

To: Control

Subj: Chapters 1 to 8.

The Somerton Man

From: Field.

Confidential to Gordon Cramer.

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Actions:

1. We have discarded the suitcase and its contents as evidence as requested.

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Good ... but not Great

Spooks: The Greater Good Film Review

3.75 / 5

An absorbing thrill-fest.

The Secret Service is under attack by a dangerous terrorist intent on bringing justice onto the powerful people of Secret Services that have ruined his homeland and took his wife away from him. 917 more words

Films

Spooks: The Greater Good Impressions (and brief update!)

Sorry that I’ve been so late with this: work has been hell last week, and I’ve had problems with my pay, so posts have had to be put on hold for the moment, but there are a lot things coming, namely Atlantis and Mad Max: Fury Road. 943 more words

Articles

MI6 London photograph

The first picture I took off London on a reason trip there was the MI6 building just across the Thames on the Vauxhall bridge.  I recognised this building from a recent James Bond film, I didn’t realise it was a real MI6 building, I thought it was fiction not fact. 76 more words

Photography

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MI6 London photograph

The first picture I took off London on a reason trip there was the MI6 building just across the Thames on the Vauxhall bridge.  I recognised this building from a recent James Bond film, I didn’t realise it was a real MI6 building, I thought it was fiction not fact. 76 more words

Photography

Review: Spooks - The Greater Good

We open on that panoramic shot of London. You know the one. The expansive, patriotic, this-is-what-we’re-fighting-for landscape recognisable from dozens of spy films. Spooks: The Greater Good… 387 more words

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