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WESTERN DAILY PRESS Devon busker to perform at London Literature Festival A busker in Devon will perform at one of the capital’s most prestigious venues after being plucked from obscurity when she was spotted playing in the street. Prize-winning poet Alice Oswald heard Griselda Sanderson busking in Totnes and asked her to join her on stage at Queen Elizabeth Hall on the South Bank as part of the London Literature Festival. She asked her to join the one-off performance of her work Tithonus – 46 minutes In The Life OfRead More


Scotland has voted – but what about the next U.K. one?

Phew. Scotland has decided, and people can now turn their attention to other matters British in the news. But for how long before voting once again rears its head? It won’t be long before voters will be making yet other major decisions at the polling Stations. Do I vote, ‘no’, ‘yes’ or how does any individual make sure that the results of the polls are true and representative of everyone.  Think about it? Someone else has already done so, and puts forward an interesting idea on ‘alternative’ voting. Who is it? MaybeRead More


Some items of short news

Always the ‘Turkish invasion’ is brought up though that was forty years ago   Ever looking to drag the Republic of Cyprus’s distorted view of the events of 1974 into the international arena, Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Greek Cypriot Republic of Cyprus [RoC] used his speech at an event in his honour in London, hosted by the Greek Cypriot Brotherhood [?], as an opportunity to do just that. He was reporting that he believes that the RoC will be able to exit the bailout programme by the end ofRead More