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Thatcher's War

thus it went
from pit to pit
man to man
Britain’s scar
from Thatcher’s war
on working men.
her ideology feast,
from most to least, 68 more words


An Imaginative Radio Show in Speakers Corner and Writing About Deindustrialisation

Back to campus! Well, at least popping by for a couple of days… Our study group spent Friday evening and most of Saturday at the university. 328 more words

English Philology

The Miners’ Strike, 1984/5

As cataloguing continues on the Glamorgan’s Blood Project, the variety of material within the collection becomes more apparent, from fatal accident reports to records on the colliery closure programme. 647 more words

Public Service Broadcasting - Every Valley

The long awaited album – Every Valley – was launched at Ebbw Vale Institute on June 8th and 9th 2017 where it was also recorded.  Myself and my partner were lucky enough to be invited along by band founder, Mr. 243 more words

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#ThrowbackThursday - This Little Piggy by Bea Davenport - 4*s @BeaDavenport1

Throwback Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Renee at It’s Book Talk. Throwback Thursday was designed as an opportunity to share old favorites as well as older books in our TBR. 547 more words


Interview with Helen Mort - Ep.03

As we’ve recently gained a few new listeners I thought I might post a few notable episodes from the archive. This interview with Helen Mort from December, 2014 sees Helen chatting to David Turner about poetry, class, neuroscience and includes three readings from her collection Division Street (Chatto & Windus). 14 more words