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Sailboat Racing and a Mysterious Death at Sea

In 1968 nine sailors set out from the British Isles to achieve in sailing what had never been done before:  race non-stop around the world.  Alone. 528 more words

Story

Rocky Relationships

European adventures and love. Not much sounds better than that, but even something seemingly perfect can become marred by a negative event and ruin life thereafter for everyone. 293 more words

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Writers on Location - Peter Nichols on Mallorca

I launched the Writers on Location series almost a year ago to showcase novels which have interesting settings and a particularly strong sense of place. It’s become very popular and has featured some fascinating pieces by authors who’ve set their books in locations that were sometimes new to them, sometimes familiar and in some cases, their home town. 1,039 more words

Books

'Forgotten Dramas: Rediscovering British Television's Neglected Plays' Season at BFI Southbank: February 2015

We are pleased to be able to announce details of the ‘Forgotten Dramas: Rediscovering British Television’s Neglected Plays’ season, held at BFI Southbank this February, curated by Lez Cooke and Billy Smart as a part of the AHRC-funded ‘History of Forgotten Television Drama in the UK’ project at Royal Holloway College, University of London. 1,055 more words

1970s

In memory of my favorite uncle

December 4, 1927-March 19, 2012

The lasting journey of Alphonso Nichols

On a winter’s day he came into our world of

The twelfth child of Lisha and Peter Nichols. 80 more words

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The Summer Reads Blog Tour is here again, and this time the guest is the hilarious Will Macmillan Jones, Comedy Goon of the Alliance of Worldbuilders… 440 more words

Writing

Article 19 presents: 'A Day in the Death of Joe Egg'

Some plays dissolve with time. As Co-Directors Lily Blacksell and Rebekah Lucking masterfully proved, Peter Nichol’s 1967 play, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, remains pertinent.  727 more words

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