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CORNERSTONE CELEBRITIES (and a cracker of a competition!)

I was lucky enough to receive an invite to Crimenight, an event hosted by Cornerstone, which is part of the Penguin group and one of the most successful commercial imprints in the UK. 867 more words


Beautiful Books 6

‘Grange Hill’ was probably the one of the most important and influential British children’s  television programmes ever. Beginning in 1978, it was every ordinary child’s dream: here were kids just like us who went to a school just like ours and had the same fears and worries and got into the same scrapes and trouble as us. 391 more words

Grange Hill

Future Perfect - if only

Back in 1990, ITV broadcast a documentary about Frank Hampson, creator of Dan Dare, co-creator of the Eagle, a figure then even more forgotten than he is today. 985 more words

The Goggle-Box